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HK-based Filipino group to host confab for OFWS

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Roque: Third telco accepted, looking for Filipino partners

MANILA – A third telecommunications player in the Philippines, which is expected to spur competition in the industry and improve internet speed, has been accepted, according to Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque.  In a taped interview with “Konektodo” on DZMM Teleradyo ...

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Filipino jailed as a murder suspect in Las Vegas

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Firm helps Filipino businessmen tap halal market

MANILA – Improving the quality of the Philippines’ halal products is key for local businessmen to tap a $ 3 trillion market, an industry group official said Wednesday. At Halal Assembly Philippines scientists, microbiologists and chemists are employed to ensure ...

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From Elmer Borlongan, portraits of the Filipino as human being

“Pag-Ahon” Just across the street from Elmer Borlongan’s childhood home on 9 de Febrero Street in Mandaluyong is the National Mental Hospital. When they were children, he and his playmates would climb over the walls to play in the vegetable ...

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Pitoy Moreno, top Filipino fashion designer, dies

Foremost fashion designer Jose “Pitoy” Moreno died on Monday afternoon at the Manila Doctors Hospital, where he had been confined for the past few years for debilitating ailments. A medical source said he died of a heart attack. Even in ...

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Trump immigration plans would hit Hawaii’s Filipino families hard

During his first year in office, President Donald Trump has repeatedly attacked what he calls “chain migration,” a term that loosely refers to any legal immigration based on family ties to a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. In Trump’s telling, ...

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LIST: All 83 Filipino players who reached 5,000-points milestone in PBA

Niño “KG” Canaleta became the 83rd local player to score 5,000 career points in the PBA, reaching the milestone in Meralco’s loss to Alaska in the Philippine Cup on Wednesday. PBA Media Bureau Scoring 5,000 points in the PBA is ...

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Year-end mass wedding for Filipino lovebirds in Hercules, Calif.

A dozen lovebird get hitched in Hercules, California. FILAMSTAR HERCULES, California — Glistening eyes were glued to the doors of St. Patrick Catholic Church here as loved ones and parishioners watched not one but six couples march down the aisle. ...

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Robredo: 2017 is not a good year in terms of Filipino unity

Vice President Leni Robredo (Photo from her Facebook account) For Vice President Leni Robredo, 2017 has not been a good year for Filipinos, at least in terms of unity. “Tingin ko hindi naging maganda iyong 2017 as far as pagkakaisa ...

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