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Quincentennial Jubilee of Christianity in the Philippines Proclamation and Launch

In Celebration of the Quincentennial Commemorations of the Philippines, Sentro Rizal Toronto of the Philippine Consulate General in Toronto, in collaboration with the Toronto Catholic District School Board (TCDSB) announces the QUINCENTENNIAL JUBILEE OF CHRISTIANITY IN THE PHILIPPINES PROCLAMATION AND LAUNCH The Philippine Consulate General in Toronto would like to …

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DPWH asked to amend ROW rules for faster telecom deployment

Telecom regulators urged the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) to amend right-of-way (ROW) rules so telcos can roll-out infrastructure faster and speed up Internet connections. Specifically, both the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) and the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) want DPWH to amend Department Order (D.O.) …

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PH stocks surge anew

The local stock market surged on optimism over a US stimulus package as well as the steps being taken by the Philippine government to reopen the economy. The main index jumped 165.88 points or 2.71 percent to close at 6,278.59 as all sectors rose, led by the Financials counter. The …

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P/$ rate closes at P48.585/$1

The peso closed P48.585 to the US dollar yesterday, higher from P48.62 the previous day. The weighted average rate depreciated to P48.589 from P48.578. Total volume amounted to $710.7 million, according to the Bankers Association of the Philippines. SIGN UP TO DAILY NEWSLETTER CLICK HERE TO SIGN-UP Credit belongs to …

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Republican Mask Manufacturer Says He’ll Vote Biden After Trump ‘Politicized’ COVID-19

The Republican executive of a company that manufactures medical masks said Tuesday that he will vote for Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, due to President Donald Trump’s “politicized” response to the coronavirus crisis. Mike Bowen ― executive vice president of Texas-based Prestige Ameritech, the largest producer of N95 masks and …

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