Duterte still most trusted gov’t official? Not surprising, Panelo says

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 06:00:54 +0000

Malacañang is not surprised that President Rodrigo Duterte remains the most trusted government official, noting that his approval and trust ratings keep on increasing even as his detractors continue to hurl criticisms against his administration.

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Clark airport worker hailed for turning over misplaced US$1,000

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 05:51:39 +0000

Clark airport worker hailed for turning over misplaced US$1,000

MANILA, Philippines – A utility worker at the Clark International Airport was hailed for her honesty after returning an envelope containing US$1,000 that was misplaced by a departing passenger last July 14.

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Duterte promotes PNP spokesman, 8 other police officers

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 06:11:58 +0000

President Duterte has approved the promotion of Philippine National Police spokesman Police Col. Bernard Banac and eight other police officers to the next higher rank. Banac, who was promoted to police brigadier general, is the first member of the Philippine Military Academy Class 1992 to become a general. PMA Class 1992 is the last batch […]

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Bill creating BSU-San Rafael campus lapses into law

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 04:10:27 +0000

A bill seeking to create a campus of the Bulacan State University (BSU) in the municipality of San Rafael, in Bulacan has lapsed into law.

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Classes in QC suspended on July 22 for Duterte’s Sona

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 00:03:34 +0000

Classes in all levels in Quezon City are suspended on Monday, July 22, “to give way” for President Rodrigo Duterte’s State of the Nation Address (Sona).

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Canada Is Facing a ‘Nature Emergency’ and Needs to Act Now: Report

Credit to Author: Manisha Krishnan| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:06:19 +0000

The country must commit to protecting 30 percent of land and water by 2030, according to the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society.

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New immigration pilot to attract workers in the agri-food sector

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 21:18:24 +0000

Canada is launching a new three-year economic immigration pilot that will fill labour shortages, particularly in meat processing and mushroom production, within the agri-food sector and help meet Canada’s ambitious export targets. The agriculture and agri-food industry is an important contributor to Canada’s economic growth and vitality, supporting one in eight jobs across the country. […]

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Regulators Back Georgia Power Plan to Close Coal Units, Add Renewables

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 17:07:27 +0000

The Georgia Public Service Commission (PSC) on July 16 threw its support behind Georgia Power’s plan to add 2,260 MW of new renewable power generation to the utility’s portfolio, on the same day the PSC signed off on the company’s effort to decommission its long-running coal-fired Plant Hammond. Georgia Power earlier this year submitted a […]

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El Chapo speaks in court ahead of sentencing

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:09:47 +0000

El Chapo speaks in court ahead of sentencing

Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman said he was denied a fair trial, ahead of his anticipated sentencing Wednesday, July 17.

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Man shot dead while attending relative’s funeral in Manila

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 13:59:46 +0000

A man attending his relative’s funeral was shot dead Wednesday afternoon by two unidentified men aboard a motorcycle in Sampaloc, Manila.

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