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DA seeks US biotech firm’s help against Cecid flies in mangoes 

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The Department of Agriculture will invite experts from Sun & Earth Microbiology LLC, a Florida-headquartered biotechnology company, to help eliminate Cecid fly infestation that undermines Philippine mango production and export. Agriculture Secre...

DOTr wants to expedite rail projects 

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The Department of Transportation (DOTr) is looking to fast-track major railway projects in the country through technical and financial assistance from the Japanese government. During a meeting with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) a...

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Estrada pushes amnesty grant to rebels 

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Senator Jinggoy Estrada on Wednesday recommended the Senate's concurrence to President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr.’s proclamations granting amnesty to rebels and insurgents to encourage them to give up their fight, according to a report by...

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DOT supports Manila Central Post Office rehabilitation

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The Department of Tourism (DOT) is allocating PHP15 million for the rehabilitation and restoration of the Manila Central Post Office gutted by fire in May last year, according to a report by Philippine News Agency. Through its infrastructure arm, the Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone ...

Traslacion 2024 Marks Nearly 15-Hour Devotional Journey

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In a monumental return, the "Traslacion," the revered grand procession honoring the Feast of the Black Nazarene, concluded after an extensive journey lasting almost 15 hours at the Minor Basilica of Jesus Nazareno in Quiapo, Manila, on Tuesday night. The Quiapo Church Command Post officia...

Manila reopens Lagusnilad underpass 

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The city government of Manila on Tuesday reopened the Lagusnilad underpass along Taft Avenue after its rehabilitation has been completed, according to a report by Philippine News Agency. Mayor Honey Lacuna, who led the reopening in simple rites, said the move is expected to ease vehicular traf...

DPWH given deadline to finish Lagusnilad rehab 

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The Manila City government has given the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) until next week to complete the rehabilitation of the Lagusnilad Underpass, according to a report by Philippine News Agency. “Currently, the construction being done on the underpass is under the DPWH....

Manila City Jail inmates allowed to vote 

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Around 300 persons deprived of liberty (PDLs) in the Old Bilibid, otherwise known as Manila City Jail, exercised their right to vote Monday in the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections (BSKE), the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) said in a report by Philippine News A...

DENR suspends Manila Bay reclamation projects 

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Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Secretary Maria Antonio Yulo-Loyzaga announced on Thursday that 22 reclamation projects in Manila Bay are now under review and are temporarily suspended, according to a report by Philippine News Agency. In a press briefing in Malacanang, L...

Manila archdiocese makes face mask optional in churches 

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The wearing of face masks is now optional for the clergy and the faithful during Masses in churches under the Archdiocese of Manila, according to a report by Philippine News Agency. In Circular 2023-61, signed by Manila Archbishop Cardinal Jose Advincula on Thursday, the public has the option ...

Manila launches Hop On, Hop Off 

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At the launch of the Philippine Hop On, Hop Off at the Philippine capital city on Thursday (July 06), Manila Mayor Honey Lacuna cited the importance of developing the city’s cultural aspect of tourism. “Facing the challenges of urban mobility, this will truly maximize any visit in explo...

Manila bettor wins P34.1-million lotto jackpot 

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 A lone bettor from Manila has become the latest millionaire after winning the P34.1-million jackpot of the Grand Lotto 6/55 on Wednesday, according to a report by Philippine News Agency. The bettor correctly guessed the winning combination of 26-23-34-41-45-29, the Philippine Charity Swe...

Quiapo Church announces motorcade on Good Friday 

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The Quiapo Church will be holding a motorcade and parade the image of the Black Nazarene on April 7, church officials said in a report by Philippine News Agency. According to Fr. Earl Valdez of the Minor Basilica of the Black Nazarene, the religious event will be held on Good Friday at 12:01 a...

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