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 2021-10-24 12:40 

Manila Bulletin

BOI approves P168-M agri projects...

The Board of Investments (BOI) has approved the projects of Broilers Club, Inc. and STMP Agri Business Corp. with combined investments of P168 million. BCI is s new producer of eggs of broiler chicken, while STMP is a new producer of Parent Stock (PS) Hat...

 2021-10-24 12:28 

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Troy Rosario dislocates finger after bad fall in Game 3 loss...

Photo from PBA TNT's Troy Rosario dislocated his left finger after a bad fall during his team's 106-98 loss to Magnolia Pambansang Manok in Game 3 of the PBA Philippine Cup Finals at the Don Honorio Ventura State University in Bacolor, Pampanga. R...

 2021-10-24 12:25 

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Allianz brand value climbs 17%...

Allianz continues to be the world's most valuable insurance brand, while the Philippine unit ranks among the country's top 5 life insurance companies, according to a report. The 2021 Best Global Brands ranking, released by leading consultancy Inte...

 2021-10-24 12:25 

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FDIs show PH solid long-term prospects—DOF...

The continued recovery of foreign direct investment (FDI) this year is an indicator of the Philippines' solid long-term prospects, the Department of Finance (DOF) said. Based on the latest DOF economic bulletin, the department noted that the country&#...

 2021-10-24 12:18 

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Kris Aquino and Mel Sarmiento are engaged: 'Looking forward to be a Sarmiento'...

Kris Aquino and Mel Sarmiento Kris Aquino revealed today, Oct, 24, that she and Mel Sarmiento are engaged. Aquino broke the good news on Instagram. "To my best friend and the man I said yes to spending the rest of my life with, thank you for as bimb s...

 2021-10-24 12:14 

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91 percent of Boracay's tourism workers vaccinated...

ILOILO CITY As COVID-19 swab tests will soon be lifted for incoming visitors of world-famous Boracay Island, the Department of Tourism (DOT) is nearing the completion of fully vaccinating tourism workers. As of October 24, at least 91 percent or 11,668 to...

 2021-10-24 12:12 

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Film director Richard V. Somes holds first solo exhibit...

The Beauty of Adulation & Excess Size: 5 4 by 2 10 Acrylic Production designer and director for films Richard V. Somes opened his first solo exhibit titled "Into the Mind of Richard V. Somes" at the Secret Fresh Gallery, RONAC Arts Center in Green...

 2021-10-24 12:10 

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Re-opened for business...

The economy is reopening. Vaccine supplies are on the rise. Covid-19 cases are on the decline. The National Capital Region is reporting vaccination rates that are close to the target of 70 percent. Perhaps, the better Christmas that the IATF and Secretary...

 2021-10-24 12:05 

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Pacquiao, Mayweather to face off in basketball match?...

Filipino boxing legend Manny Pacquiao and American rival Floyd Mayweather Jr. will clash anew, not in the boxing ring though, but in the basketball court. In this file photo, Manny Pacquiao (center) raises his fists during an official weigh-in as opponent...

 2021-10-24 11:51 

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Magnolia withstands red-hot Mikey Williams, cuts TNT lead to 2-1...

Photo from PBA Magnolia Pambansang Manok finally got its bearings after two disappointing losses and held off fiery rookie Mikey Williams and TNT with a 106-98 win to climb back in the PBA Philippine Cup Finals Sunday, Oct. 24 at the Don Honorio Ventura S...

 2021-10-24 11:23 

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Miado wary of Miao's improved wrestling...

Filipino fight Jeremy Miado knew it better than anyone else what to watch out for in his Chinese opponent Miao Li Tao in their upcoming rematch inside the Circle. Jeremy Miado (right) and Miao Li Tao (ONE Championship) Miado and Miao will clash anew in ON...

 2021-10-24 11:00 

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Stock market to take cues from earnings, COVID reports...

While the PSEi retreated right after breaching the 7,300 level, the market is seen to try to push it back again if it gets encouraging news from initial corporate earnings results as well as from the new COVID cases reports. "While the local market ha...

 2021-10-24 11:00 

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Pinoy-led venture capital firm bags awards for major deals...

Wavemaker Partners, Southeast Asia's leading venture capital (VC) firm for enterprise and deep tech, has won two awards at the 29th Annual Singapore Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (SVCA) Awards for deals worth more than $80 million. The ...

 2021-10-24 11:00 

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Synergy Grid sets offer price at P12.00/share...

Synergy Grid & Development Philippines, Inc. has set the final price for its follow-on offering at P12.00 per share—at the bottom of its adjusted price range of P12 to P17 per share. This lower FOO price translates to a maximum IPO size of P13.81 bi...

 2021-10-24 11:00 

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ABS-CBN teams up with Podcast Network Asia...

ABS-CBN Corporation, through ABS-CBN Entertainment, continues to foray into the podcast world as part of the networks efforts to expand its services to cater to the content needs of all customer segments in the Filipino digital market. In a statement, the...

 2021-10-24 11:00 

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Ayala Land sustains support for social enterprises...

Ayala Land, Inc. (ALI), through its Alagang AyalaLand (AAL) program, has sustained its plan to help communities recover from the pandemic through livelihood opportunities in its developments. In a statement, the firm said over 400 social enterprises (SEs)...

 2021-10-24 10:41 

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Alex Gonzaga-Morada shares journey of her first pregnancy...

Alex Gonzaga and Mikee Morada Just days after she opened up about her miscarriage of her first child, actress Alex Gonzaga shared her journey to motherhood through social media. In his recent vlog, Alex uploaded details of her milestone, from the time she...

 2021-10-24 10:20 

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After reigning supreme in vault, Carlos Yulo takes silver in parallel bars...

Carlos Yulo (AFP) What he didn't accomplish in his pet event floor exercise, he made it up in parallel bars. Carlos Yulo added another mint in his 50th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships campaign after clinching the silver medal in parallel b...

 2021-10-24 10:03 

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Scattered rains to prevail over most of Luzon, Visayas due to LPA, ITCZ, northeasterlies — PAGASA...

(SCREENGRAB FROM PAGASA FACEBOOK) Most of Luzon and Visayas may continue to experience scattered rains and thunderstorms due to the low pressure area (LPA), intertropical convergence zone (ITCZ), and northeasterly surface wind flow, the Philippine Atmosph...

 2021-10-24 09:49 

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Fourth quarter surge lifts Shinshu past Osaka as Aquino watches from bench...

The Shinshu Brave Warriors used a fiery fourth quarter surge to zoom past the Osaka Evessa, 95-79, in Division I of the Japan B.League at the Ookini Arena Maishima Sunday, Oct. 24. Yudai Okada and Anthony McHenry spearheaded Shinshu with 21 points apiece,...

 2021-10-24 09:43 

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Blacklist admits targeting rookie Raizen in its bans against Omega...

Blacklist International admitted that the team made a conscious effort of limiting rising rookie Christian "Raizen" Sumagui in its 3-1 victory over Omega Esports in their lower bracket finals match in the MPL Philippines Season 8 playoffs on Sunda...

 2021-10-24 09:35 

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MB Daily News Upda...

Vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr. wants to finish the year 2021 with a bang as far as the government's vaccination program is concerned. Galvez has set a lofty target of 1.5 million daily jabs starting in November, which he said is crucial in inoculatin...

 2021-10-24 09:02 

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Credible and durable: The best deal for a home is found at Primehomes' Laselva...

There is no better time to purchase a house and lot than today; not yesterday nor tomorrow, but today. Why? It is because if there's one thing we learned during the pandemic, it is the primary importance of a home since it has to accommodate different...

 2021-10-24 09:00 

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Bong Go calls for gov't fuel subsidy amid oil price hikes...

Vice presidential candidate Senator Christopher "Bong" Go on Sunday urged the government to consider granting fuel discounts or subsidy for those in the transportation industry and other strategic sectors to help cushion the impact of the recent o...

 2021-10-24 08:51 

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Sandiganbayan convicts mayor, ex-treasurer for non-remittance of P1.27-M taxes to BIR...

Sandiganbayan The Sandiganbayan has convicted Mayor Arnold B. Abalos of San Sebastian town in Samar and former treasurer Virginia A. Uy of graft for not remitting to the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) the P1.27 million in tax liabilities due from the mu...

 2021-10-24 08:41 

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Full-strength Blacklist dismantles Omega, sets up Finals dance with Onic...

The full-strength Blacklist International proved to be too much for rival Omega Esports as the defending champions dismantled its last season's runner-up with a 3-1 victory in the lower bracket finals of the MPL Philippines Season 8 playoffs at the Wo...

 2021-10-24 08:39 

Manila Bulletin

Nagoya routs winless Tokyo as Juan GDL not fielded...

The Tokyo Z Earthfriends suffered the same fate from their first match against the Fighting Eagles Nagoya with another 79-52 beatdown in Division II of the Japan B.League at the Ota City General Gymnasium Sunday, Oct. 24. Juan Gomez de Liano (Japan B.Leag...

 2021-10-24 08:38 

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De Lima seeks probe into removal of anti-gov't books, materials from state universities...

Opposition Senator Leila de Lima has urged Congress to look into the reported removal of books, pamphlets, research work or any reading material considered by the government as "subversive" from the libraries of state universities. In filing Senat...

 2021-10-24 08:35 

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Solon seeks coordinated management of coastal, marine resources...

Bukidnon 1st District Representative Maria Lourdes Acosta-Alba has sought passage of a bill that seeks to coordinate and ensure the sustainable development of coastal and marine resources of the Philippines. Acosta-Alba has filed House Bill No. 3136 or &#...

 2021-10-24 08:26 

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Carlos Yulo claims world championship title in vault...

Carlos Yulo (AFP) Carlos Yulo is back on top of the gymnastics world, soaring up the apparatus empty-handed and landing with the gold medal in his hands. Yulo redeemed himself from a series of heartbreaks by capturing the vault title in the 50th FIG Artis...

 2021-10-24 08:24 

Manila Bulletin

Robredo seeks to decentralize, liberalize COVID-19 vax drive to reduce waste...

The government should decentralize and liberalize vaccination efforts in light of the logistics problem that could result to wastage or expiration of vaccine doses in the country, Vice President Leni Robredo said on Sunday, October 24. (Vice President Len...

 2021-10-24 08:21 

Manila Bulletin

Kiefer Ravena, Shiga blow past Nagoya...

Photo from B.League Kiefer Ravena and the Shiga Lakestars got back at Ray Parks Jr. and the Nagoya Diamond Dolphins with a 110-79 victory Sunday, Oct. 24 to complete a split of their two-game weekend series in Japan's B.League at the Park Arena Komaki...

 2021-10-24 08:20 

Manila Bulletin

Not only PH authorities: China's 'provocative acts' extend to ordinary Filipino fishermen — admiral...

China's apparent "provocative acts" in the West Philippine Sea (WPS) recently have been done not only to Philippine authorities patrolling the area but also to ordinary Filipino fishermen, a military commander revealed on Sunday, Oct. 24. The ...

 2021-10-24 08:19 

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USAID trains over 200 Filipino researchers, environment leaders in ecosystem valuation...

More than 200 researchers from Philippine public universities and natural resource managers were trained by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) on how to properly track the changes in value and contribution of natural resources ...

 2021-10-24 08:11 

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Second community library opens in Baseco Compound, Manila...

By Seth Cabanban Community projects such as pantries have recently been developing all over the country, and it seems youth organization Lahat ng Bata (LNB) has taken a page out of that book. PHOTO FROM LAHAT NG BATA FACEBOOK PAGE/ MANILA BULLETIN A secon...

 2021-10-24 08:02 

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PH logs 5,279 new COVID-19 cases...

DOH The Department of Health (DOH) posted 5,279 new coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infections on Sunday, Oct. 24. The new cases brought the total number of active COVID-19 cases nationwide to 60,957. Based on the latest case bulletin, 77.5 percent of the ...

 2021-10-24 07:51 

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PH affirms unwavering support to United Nations' goals on UN Day celebration...

The Philippines expressed its unwavering commitment to the United Nations (UN) as it joins the 76th UN Day celebration on Sunday, Oct. 24. (Photo courtesy of the DFA) "The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) joins the community of nations in commemora...

 2021-10-24 07:33 

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Mayor Vico Sotto gives commencement speech to Ateneo Batch 2021 graduates...

Pasig Mayor Vico Sotto delivered a commencement speech to Ateneo De Manila University's graduating class of 2021 on Sunday, Oct. 24. MANILA BULLETIN FILE "We have to seek out the opinions of others... Let's make an effort to listen to people f...

 2021-10-24 07:25 

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Angeline Quinto back in dating game; opens up about relationship with Erik Santos...

Angeline Quinto and Erik Santos Singer-actress Angeline Quinto recently revealed that there is already someone who's making her heart flutter. Apparently, she and her non-showbiz boyfriend started dating last year. Though Angeline didn't share det...

 2021-10-24 07:21 

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Fishers' income per fishing trip dives amid oil price hikes fisherfolk group...

The average income of a small fisherfolk who regularly consumes diesel plunged following the series of oil price hikes, a fisherfolk group said Sunday, Oct. 24. Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas The Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamama...

 2021-10-24 07:20 

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Kemark Carino watches from bench as Aomori falls to Kagawa...

Photo from B.League Kemark Carino didn't see action in the Aomori Wat's' heartbreaking 81-78 road loss to the Kagawa Five Arrows in the second and final game of their weekend series in the Japan B.League's second division at the Zentsuji C...

 2021-10-24 07:11 

Manila Bulletin

EU envoy urges Itogon residents, officials to build sustainable communities...

European Union (EU) Ambassador Luc Vron has encouraged the people of Itogon, Benguet to build sustainable and resilient communities to lessen their vulnerability to disasters. During his first regional outreach, Vron underscored thet "it is better to ...

 2021-10-24 07:08 

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Robredo asks IATF: Give LGUs more time to adjust to new alert level system...

Vice President Leni Robredo on Sunday, October 24, asked the national government and the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases to give local government units (LGU) more time as they adjust to the new COVID-19 al...

 2021-10-24 07:06 

Manila Bulletin

Julian Ongpin asks RTC to dismiss case of illegal possession of dangerous drug...

Julian Roberto S. Ongpin Julian Roberto S. Ongpin, a person of interest in the Sept. 18 death of artist Breanna "Bree" Jonson, asked the La Union regional trial court (RTC) to dismiss the illegal possession of dangerous drug filed against him by t...

 2021-10-24 06:56 

Manila Bulletin

PH Army attends Seoul ADEX 2021...

The Philippine Army (PA) disclosed Sunday, Oct. 24, that it has sent a contingent to South Korea for the recently held Seoul International Aerospace and Defense Exhibition (Seoul ADEX) 2021. The Philippine Army sends a contingent to the Seoul Internationa...

 2021-10-24 06:49 

Manila Bulletin

Go upbeat over high trust rating among VP bets in latest survey...

Partido ng Demokratikong Pilipino-Laban (PDP-Laban) vice presidential candidate Senator Christopher "Bong" Go on Sunday welcomed the results of a survey that shows him to be ahead of other vice presidential candidates in the upcoming May 2022 elec...

 2021-10-24 06:44 

Manila Bulletin

Ryukyu keeps Toyama winless as Ramos, Grouses waste lead...

Dwight Ramos and his Toyama Grouses couldn't keep a fourth quarter lead as they succumbed to Ryukyu Golden Kings, 83-80, in the second of their back-to-back games in B.League at the Toyama Prefectural West Sports Center on Sunday, October 24. Photo fr...

 2021-10-24 06:25 

Manila Bulletin

Comelec asks public for ideas on how to improve voting process...

Comelec/MB The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has encouraged the public to provide any suggestions on how to "further improve" the voting process for the May 2022 national and local elections. "The voting simulation exercise for the #NLE202...

 2021-10-24 06:25 

Manila Bulletin

Bucks bounce back to beat Spurs in Texas...

Khris Middleton of the Milwaukee Bucks shoots in the game against the San Antonio Spurs on October 23, 2021 at AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. (AFP) Khris Middleton scored 28 points and all five Milwaukee starters finished in double figures as the inju...

 2021-10-24 06:24 

Manila Bulletin

Chua, Paderes bag three golds in PSI Nationals...

Xiandi Chua Xiandi Chua and John Neil Paderes completed a sweep of their three events at the end of the 2021 Philippine Swimming Inc. National Selection tournament at the New Clark City Aquatics Center in Capas, Tarlac Sunday. Chua, a 20-year-old standout...

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