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Thursday, March 4, 2021

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President Duterte tours HMAS Adelaide, renews full support to allies

https://youtu.be/vdy4toU8Yqw VIDEO: Royal Australian Navy MANILA -- President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Tuesday, October 10, visited the largest ship of the Royal Australian Navy and reiterated full support to the Philippines’ allies. The President was given a tour of the landing helicopter...

Mail-order bride industry in the Philippines thrives using social media

DAVAO CITY -- Social media has kept the number of mail-order brides or marriage migrants afloat, an official of the Commission on Filipinos Overseas said. Marriage sponsors under such scheme are making money to as much as P500,000 to P1...

Australia-based company provides 500 e-jeepneys plying Cagayan de Oro streets

CAGAYAN DE ORO — At least 500 electric jeepneys are expected to ply this city's roads next year, in a move seen to prepare the city's transport sector for the eventual phase out of dilapidated public utility vehicles (PUVs). Bernardo...

ARMM to invite Australian investors

ZAMBOANGA CITY – The Regional Board of Investment in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (RBOI-ARMM) is making a representation to encourage Australian executives on the needed economic investment to shore up development in Armm—one of the key solutions...

Australia spy plane hover Marawi

https://youtu.be/tksUnZksbAo The Australian government sent two military surveillances planes to the Philippines to help in its fight against terrorist Maute group holed up in Marawi City in Mindanao. It has been more than a month since the group took over...

Australia issues warning to citizens travelling to Philippines

Australia has issued a travel advisory and warned its citizens to avoid visiting Mindanao especially the city of Marawi. Australian citizens who are currently in the Philippines are reminded to be vigilant at all times and to exercise a high...

Brexit may benefit Philippine economy

The Philippines stands to actually benefit from the effects of United Kingdom's impending withdrawal from the European Union (EU)—commonly referred to as “Brexit,” a portmanteau of “British” and “exit”—rather than bear any adverse effects to its economy, according to...

Oldest living Filipino WWII veteran is 107, recalls Bataan Death March

By Ben Cal MANILA (PNA) -- At 107, former Army Capt. Jose P. Javier is the oldest living Filipino World War II veteran who survived the infamous Bataan Death march. But despite his old age, Capt. Javier, a medical doctor by...

Federalism to result in peace in Mindanao — Pimentel

MANILA, April 4 (PNA) -- Although the adoption of a federal system of government would take time, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III said this would eventually result in peace in Mindanao. Pimentel stressed this point during the recent 136th Interparliamentary...

DOT’s ‘iTravel PINAS’ cheaper than most travel shows

MANILA, April 4 (PNA) -- The Department of Tourism (DOT) on Tuesday assured that the cost of producing its newly-launched travel program "iTravel PINAS" on state-run PTV-4 will be much cheaper than shows in private TV channels. Tourism Undersecretary for...
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