Iponan River’s illegal miners freely crisscross Cagayan de Oro, Misamis Oriental

Iponan River's illegal miners freely crisscross Ca …

CAGAYAN DE ORO, Philippines – In the picturesque landscapes of Cagayan de Oro, a disheartening reality unfolds as illegal miners effortlessly traverse the city’s boundaries, making their way toward their mining sites nestled along the captivating Iponan River.  The revelation was brought to light by the chief of the local environment and natural resources office, painting a concerning picture of unimpeded illicit activities near the borders of...

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Qantas Reopens Lounge at Hong Kong Airport

Qantas Reopens Lounge at Hong Kong Airport

Dark/Light Mode (05/05/23)  Qantas has reopened the doors to its lounge at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA). Originally opened in 2014 and one of the most popular lounges in the Qantas network, the lounge was closed during the pandemic before recently undergoing a refresh. “Our customers have always loved the Hong Kong International Lounge and we are excited to bring it back better than ever,” said Markus Svensson, Chief Customer Officer,...

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Intellasia East Asia News – Arnie Teves could be first politician to be designated under Anti-Terror Law

Intellasia East Asia News - Jobless rate dips to 4 …

The country’s unemployment rate declined in March while the quality of jobs improved, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA). In a briefing yesterday, national statistician Dennis Mapa said preliminary results of the PSA’s Labour Force Survey showed the unemployment rate was at 4.7 percent last March, down from 4.8 percent in February this year and 5.8 percent in March 2022. This translates to 2.42 million jobless Filipinos in...

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Senators cite 2 cops in contempt during hearing on Negros Oriental political killings

Senators cite 2 cops in contempt during hearing on …

CEBU, Philippines – The Senate committee on public order and dangerous drugs during a hearing Wednesday, April 19, cited in contempt Police Staff Sergeant Renevic Rizaldo for failing to remember if he denied filing a blotter report last year about the death threats received by candidate for councilor in Bayawan City in Negros Oriental. Juwin Estiñoso was later assassinated in November 7, 2022, putting his name in the long list of unsolved...

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DND fears majority of enlisted soldiers will opt to retire

DND fears majority of enlisted soldiers will opt t …

Department of National Defense OIC Carlito Galvez Jr. appeals to senators for a 'middle ground' MANILA, Philippines – An estimated 70 to 80% of the military’s enlisted soldiers may opt to retire early if the current plan to fix the pension system pushes through, Department of National Defense (DND) officer-in-charge Carlito Galvez Jr. told the Senate on Monday, May 15. Galvez said that his department has been holding consultations with soldiers...

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Intellasia East Asia News – Philippines is the place to be’

Intellasia East Asia News - Philippines is the pla …

Sweden is looking to improve trade with the Philippines following the two-day visit last week of its Foreign Trade minister Johan Forssell, during which he met and had talks with Energy Secretary Raphael Lotilla, Trade Secretary Alfredo Pascual, Finance Secretary Benjamin Diokno, Foreign Affairs Secretary Enrique Manalo and Defense Undersecretary Angelito de Leon to explore and discuss possible areas of cooperation, trade, investments and...

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Markets in the PHILIPPINES are the BEST and This is Why

Markets in the PHILIPPINES are the BEST and This is Why

Visiting the colorful and exciting public market in the Philippines. Meeting kind Filipino people and trying some fresh local sweets. Please SUBSCRIBE to my channel for more vlogs from the Philippines! ☕️ You can support the channel at: Instagram: TikTok: Pixel's...

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