AFP warns of mail bombs
CNN Philippines - 2018-10-25
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, October 25) -- Mail bombs may also be used by terrorists in the country, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) warned Thursday. "Possible yun. Kasi yung ...

WANTED: New Women of the NPA
Bulatlat - 2018-10-25
Up on Twitter, this is just one of the several tweets on women and the armed struggle in the Philippines by the ... school life from kindergarten to college. She is remembered by her classmates from the College of Engineering of UP-Diliman as the best ...

Suspension of fuel excise tax to ease inflation
philstar.com - 2018-10-24
MANILA, Philippines -- The proposed suspension of the next increase in fuel excise taxes is expected to cut inflation by 0.2 percentage point in 2019 if implemented for the entire year, according to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas. During a joint hearing ...

Q3 fiscal deficit nears government full year target
CNN Philippines - 2018-10-23
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, October 23) -- The government's aggressive spending program remains within target. The government's fiscal deficit, or the spending beyond the revenue, is at ?378 ...

OPINION: K-12 is 6 years of high school for nothing
CNN Philippines - 2018-10-23
... claimed to give students the fundamentals of all general education subjects in college, risks being truly useless if the department will not conduct thorough research on its first implementation.

Agusan Norte orders resting chairs inside establishments
Philippine Information Agency - 2018-10-22
The affirmative vote of the lawmakers was also anchored under Section 7, Rule 1 of the Omnibus Rules Implementing the Labor Code (Book III) that states that each employer will provide his employees with a reasonable rest for one hour for regular meals.

PPP, tunnels and mining
BusinessWorld - 2018-10-21
Emeritus of UP College of Business Administration ... These policies do not recognize the job creation, community development, high taxes paid, and soon toll road-tunnel development functions of mining. Government should step back from more taxation.

The Harvard admission trial puts the school's dirty secrets on display
CNN Philippines - 2018-10-21
Family wealth and connections to the school; athletic superiority ... for Fair Admissions and who argue that Harvard disfavors high-achieving Asian-Americans and gives a boost to African-American ...

OCEANA goes to SC over DA-BFAR inadequacy of administrative order
BusinessWorld - 2018-10-19
... marine organization has filed a petition in the High Court against the Department of Agriculture -- Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic resources (DA-BFAR) for still not establishing rules on commercial vessels that give unfair competition to simple ...

APO, DAP host international forum on impact of education policies on national productivity growth
Philippine Information Agency - 2018-10-19
The overview also discussed how developing countries can take advantage of the inexorable technological advancement using education ... Likewise, direct and indirect benefits of higher education to the society, policy responses to skills shortage and ...

Who Owns Intellectual Property Created By Employees?
Mondaq - 2018-10-18
A: It is widely assumed that when someone is hired to create a work product, intellectual property rights will be owned by the hiring party. However, that is not always the case. If there is a written agreement, the details of intellectual property ...

Brazil federal police ask for president to be indicted for corruption
Rappler - 2018-10-17
For the Supreme Court to investigate and possibly prosecute the president, according to the Constitution, it must get Congress' green light. In the report delivered Tuesday to the Supreme Court, federal police also requested that all those under ...

Netflix Wants Author's 'Narcos' Copyright Suit Tossed
Law360 - 2018-10-17
Law360 (October 16, 2018, 9:16 PM EDT) -- Netflix said Tuesday that a Florida federal court should dismiss a copyright infringement suit over its popular series "Narcos" because the Colombian ex-journalist claiming parts of the series resemble her ...

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