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DOST PREPARES 2019 SCIENCE FAIR – TO SHOWCASE SOLUTIONS TO UN DEVELOPMENT GOALS

This year’s exhibit of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in celebration of the 2019 National Science and Technology[...]

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2 COTABATO CITY CENTENARIANS HONORED

July 10, 2019 - 5:49 PM

HONORED ELDERS. Cotabato City Mayor Frances Cynthia Guiani-Sayadi (blue blouse) shares a moment with 102-year-old Sulaya Kassan Datumanong (in the wheelchair), one of two centenarians honored by the city government on Tuesday, July 9, 2019. The centenarians received PHP100, 000 each and plaques of appreciation. (Photo courtesy of Cotabato CIO) COTABATO CITY – The local government on Tuesday […]

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SARA OFFICIALLY OPENS KADAYAWAN 2019

July 8, 2019 - 5:35 PM

DAVAO CITY-Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio formally launched yesterday the 34th Kadayawan Festival at Dusit Hotel, one of the event partners of the city, almost a month before the festival kicks off in August. Duterte-Carpio emphasized that the annual  celebration aims not just to give Dabawenyos a reason to celebrate but not to forget where they come […]

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COOP BODY GEARS UP FOR OCTOBER FILM FEST

July 6, 2019 - 10:49 PM

MANILA— The Philippine government, through the Cooperative Development Authority (CDA), on Saturday introduced its co-op film festival in celebration of the 25th United Nations International Day of Cooperatives. The festival will be presented in October 2019 featuring filmed stories of successful cooperatives and its members in the Philippines. “We have a lot of them and […]

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34TH KADAWAYAN FESTIVAL TO KICK OFF AUG 2

July 5, 2019 - 6:24 PM

DAVAO CITY – Davao City is gearing up for the grandest Kadayawan Festival with several activities already scheduled starting on August 2 according to the City Information Office (CIO). Now on its 34th year, the Kadayawan Festival featuring the city’s 11 tribes, will be marked with weekly events until the actual day of the festival. […]

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KAPAMPANGANS CELEBRATE 1ST ‘DAGYAW 2019’

July 3, 2019 - 3:09 PM

DAGYAW 2019. Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Martin Andanar delivers his message during the first “Dagyaw 2019” held at the Bren Z. Guiao Convention Center in the City of San Fernando, Pampanga on Tuesday, July 2, 2019. Dagyaw 2019 is a series of regional town hall meetings to be held nationwide that aims to bring […]

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STRONGER TIES BETWEEN PH AND SPAIN CITED

July 1, 2019 - 3:18 PM

PH-SPANISH FRIENDSHIP DAY. Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana delivers his message during the commemoration of the 120th anniversary of the siege of Baler and 17th Philippine Spanish Friendship Day held in Baler, Aurora on Sunday (June 30, 2019). Lorenzana cited the strong ties between the countries, which started more than a hundred years ago. (Photo by Jason de […]

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THOUSANDS GATHER FOR PRIDE MARCH

June 29, 2019 - 7:35 PM

RAISE YOUR FLAG. Two men raise the LGBTQ+ flag during the Pride March this Saturday, June 29 at Marikina City.  (Photo by Nicole Zaide/ LON )   Wearing the rainbow colors, thousands gathered today’s celebration of the Metro Manila Pride March and Festival in Marikina City which celebrates a harassment-free and safe space for all […]

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‘SINAG’ EXHIBIT OPENS AT AGUINALDO MUSEUM

June 29, 2019 - 6:40 PM

SINAG PHOTO EXHIBIT AT MEA. Museo De La Salle’s “Sinag: Tracing Emilio Aguinaldo’s Palate” is the featured exhibit at the Museo ni Emilio Aguinaldo (MEA) starting June 28. Photo shows (from left) former National Historical Commission of the Philippines employee Vener Vales, Aguinaldo descendant Consuelo Aguinaldo-Abaya, Fundacion Santiago’s Karina Garilao, and former Transportation Secretary Joseph […]

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MMDA TO HOLD SESAME STREET FUN RUN

June 29, 2019 - 5:56 PM

MANILA – The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will hold a family fun run to the theme of the iconic television series, in celebration of the show’s 50th anniversary. MMDA Chairman Danilo Lim said it will be a race event like no other, with games and obstacle courses which not only feature Sesame Street’s Elmo, […]

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NEW DINAGYANG ORGANIZER ELECTS INTERIM OFFICERS

June 29, 2019 - 5:42 PM

The Iloilo City Festivals Foundation, Inc. (ICFFI) had its first organizational meeting and selection of interim set of officers at the 3rd floor of Lone District Office, June 27, 2019. ICFFI is the new group tasked to handle Dinagyang Festival under the administration of Mayor-elect Jerry P. Treñas. “This meeting was for the purpose of […]

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2019 PHILIPPINE ARBOR DAY CELEBRATION A SUCCESS

June 27, 2019 - 5:50 PM

DENR National Capital Region would like to extend its congratulations and sincere appreciation to all who participated in the celebration of Philippines Arbor Day 2019: “Plant Trees: Beat Air Pollution”. We were able to plant 6,000 seedlings in all PUP campuses in Metro Manila, 600 seedlings in Baseco, Tondo, and 200 seedlings in Payatas, Quezon […]

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BATAAN TOWNSFOLK HOLD OWN ‘WATER FESTIVAL’

June 26, 2019 - 2:41 PM

‘TUBIG FESTIVAL’. Thousands of people join the ‘Tubig Festival’ along the main streets of Dinalupihan, Bataan in observance of the feast of St. John the Baptist on Monday (June 24, 2019). Street dancers in colorful costumes added excitement to the annual celebration. (Photo by Ernie Esconde) DINALUPIHAN, Bataan — This town on Monday held a colorful annual celebration […]

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BATAAN TOWNSFOLK HOLD OWN ‘WATER FESTIVAL’

June 25, 2019 - 10:49 PM

‘TUBIG FESTIVAL’. Thousands of people join the ‘Tubig Festival’ along the main streets of Dinalupihan, Bataan in observance of the feast of St. John the Baptist on Monday (June 24, 2019). Street dancers in colorful costumes added excitement to the annual celebration. (Photo by Ernie Esconde) DINALUPIHAN, Bataan — This town on Monday held a colorful annual celebration […]

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NUEVA ECIJA VILLAGE CELEBRATES ‘TAONG PUTIK’ FESTIVAL

June 25, 2019 - 3:03 PM

‘TAONG PUTIK’ FESTIVAL. Covered in mud and dried banana leaves, locals hear the Holy Mass officiated by Bishop Sofronio Bancud of the Diocese of Cabanatuan during the Pagsa-San Juan (Taong Putik Festival) in Barangay Bibiclat, Aliaga, Nueva Ecija on Monday, June 24, 2019. By turning themselves into mud people, participants emulate St. John the Baptist, who […]

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NUEVA ECIJA VILLAGE CELEBRATES ‘TAONG PUTIK’ FESTIVAL

June 24, 2019 - 8:34 PM

‘TAONG PUTIK’ FESTIVAL. Covered in mud and dried banana leaves, locals hear the Holy Mass officiated by Bishop Sofronio Bancud of the Diocese of Cabanatuan during the Pagsa-San Juan (Taong Putik Festival) in Barangay Bibiclat, Aliaga, Nueva Ecija on Monday, June 24, 2019. By turning themselves into mud people, participants emulate St. John the Baptist, who […]

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SECURITY AUGMENTED FOR SAN JUAN’S ‘WATTAH WATTAH’ FESTIVAL

June 23, 2019 - 8:50 PM

MANILA — Fifty additional Eastern Police District policemen have been deployed to augment the security measures for the annual Wattah Wattah Festival celebration in San Juan City on Monday. San Juan police chief, Col. Ariel Fulo on Saturday said the additional policemen will be deployed particularly at the Pinaglabanan Shrine where traditional ‘basaan’ (dousing of water) will […]

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