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PH low-cost carriers to launch new destinations

PH low-cost carriers to launch new destinations By Ma. Cristina Arayata MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Cebu Pacific (CEB) and AirAsia Philippines, two of the country’s budget carriers, are set to launch new domestic routes in the remaining months of 2019 including international destinations soon. CEB spokesperson Charo Lagamon said all is set for their … Continue reading

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Filipinos approve of President Duterte admin, projects: analysts

Filipinos approve of PRRD admin, projects: analysts By Christine Cudis MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Amid oppositions to his strong pronouncements as Chief Executive, political analysts from two of the top universities in Metro Manila think that President Rodrigo Duterte’s performance is both supported and enjoyed by the general public. Edmund Tayao, executive director of … Continue reading

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Banner stories of Manila’s leading newspapers, Thu. Oct. 10, 2019

Banner stories of Manila’s leading newspapers, Thu. Oct. 10, 2019  by the Philippines News Agency INQUIRER – SC upholds nurses’ right to P30,000 pay PHILIPPINE STAR – Another general pins Albayalde on ninja cops MANILA BULLETIN – 12 face raps over PMA cadet’s death DAILY TRIBUNE – ‘Yolanda’ haunts past NHA execs MANILA TIMES – 7 cadets, 5 PMA personnel … Continue reading

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PH Supreme Court junks Filipino-American New People’s Army recruit’s amparo plea

SC junks Fil-Am NPA recruit’s amparo plea By Benjamin Pulta MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — The Supreme Court (SC) has dismissed a petition for amparo and habeas data by Filipino-American Melissa Roxas who underwent training with the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (CPP-NPA) in northern Luzon. “The court resolves to dismiss the case … Continue reading

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Philippines’ official travel booking system introduced

PH’s official travel booking system introduced By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — The Department of Tourism (DOT) on Tuesday formally partnered with Guide to the Philippines, an e-commerce site, in launching its official travel booking system, featuring DOT-accredited tour operators and establishments. The booking site, which can be accessed at https://guidetothephilippines.ph, … Continue reading