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Sarah Duterte supports Road Safety Advocacy

Daughter of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Davao City Mayor Attorney Sarah Duterte Carpio, better known as Inday Sarah to Davaoeños, begins her Safety Riding training at the Honda Safety Driving Center (HSDC) in Sucat, Paranaque as part of her support to Honda’s Road Safety Advocacy.

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DasCoin set to trade on public exchanges

DasCoin, the Currency of Trust and the store of value within DasEcosystem, has completed a well structured two-year journey of preparation and strategic activity to develop its business platform. The company is delighted to announce it is now ready to launch onto public exchanges in conjunction with a landmark launch event to be held in London on April 27, 2018.

In photo from left to right: Anna Kapunan-Campaigns and Advocacy Specialist of BAN Toxics Teddy Monroy-Manager, Policy Development and Research of BAN Toxics; Polly Cunanan-Communications and Campaigns Manager of BAN Toxics; Tweet-Tweet Alturas - Event Coordinator; Audie A. Espino-Founding Officer and Executive Producer of PhFW

PH Fashion Week to promote ‘Compassionate’ Gold

Dubbed ‘Compassionate Gold’, this refers to jewelry and accessories made of gold obtained from the Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining (ASGM) sector through responsible methods that are not harmful to health and the environment; sourced from legal mines; certified mercury-free, child-labor free and ensuring decent working conditions.

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Foundation for Media Alternatives Revisits Comelec Breach of 2016

With two years already having elapsed since the Philippines’ biggest government data breach grabbed hold of global headlines, non-government organization, Foundation for Media Alternatives (FMA),has released a briefing paper providing a summarized account of the events surrounding the infamous hacking incident.

Manila Water desludges 104,170 septic tanks in 2017

Manila Water desludges 104,170 septic tanks in 2017

Ayala-led water utility firm Manila Water has emptied a total of 104,170 septic vaults last year as part of its commitment to further expand the company’s sanitation program in its East Zone concession area.

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2017 Philippine Bar Examination Results

The complete and searchable list of the 1,724 successful examinees for the 2017 Bar examinations held at the University of Santo Tomas (UST) last November, 2017.

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Rare brown bear dies in Italy

An Italian national park was on Friday investigating after a rare brown bear died during a capture operation carried out by biologists.

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General Electric shares rise despite 1Q loss

Slumping industrial conglomerate General Electric won a reprieve on Wall Street Friday after reporting strong results in some divisions even as it suffered a quarterly loss due to a hefty legal charge.

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US fines Wells Fargo $1 bn for mortgage, auto loan violations

Wells Fargo agreed Friday to pay $1 billion in fines over US allegations of bank misconduct that damaged consumers — the largest such penalty so far under the administration of President Donald Trump, who has lambasted the scandal-hit bank.