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Cloey Mangali

Premyo Bonds, 56 Flagship Projects Finished By 2022, And Other Money News

“Premyo” Bond launching in time for coming Christmas Season – BoT Mark your calendars! The Bureau of Treasury (BoT) is inviting those who want to earn up to P1M in cash to invest their well-earned money their much awaited “premyo” bonds starting on M...

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Kristel Serran

A Philippine Passport Holder's Quick Guide To Applying For A US Tourist Visa

Thinking of traveling to the United States for a vacation? You might be wondering how to apply for a US tourist visa.US Visa application for Philippine passport holders can be daunting. Other than showing proof of financial means for the trip, the visa applica...

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Cloey Mangali

Philippine Holidays 2020: A Guide To When To File Your Leaves

The year 2020 is fast approaching. And within two months’ time, a clean slate in your travel calendar awaits your #travelgoals for the coming year.Well, here’s some good news for you and your jetsetting hearts. Malacañang has released the official list of...

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Dino Mari Testa

Grab To Refund P5 Million, Update On RFID Applications, And Other Motoring S...

Antitrust body orders Grab to refund P5 million in faresIf you usually get your rides via Grab, chances are you’re about to get refunds from the company—thanks to a mandate from the government.Antitrust body Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) ordered ...

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Mark Alano

Top Surplus Shops For Auto Parts In Manila: From Makati To QC

New automobile parts can get expensive and some can only be bought abroad, which means they can take weeks to arrive. Sometimes, as the best alternative, you can shop for surplus or second-hand car accessories. These function the same and are more readily avai...

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Dino Mari Testa

Streaming Platforms In The Philippines: Comparing Plans And Prices

So many streaming apps, so little time.In the Philippines, the world of streaming platforms has so far been dominated by Netflix. However, new players have entered the fray guns blazing, trying to take away the streaming giant’s lion’s share.Most recently,...

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Cloey Mangali

Tim Ho Wan To Be Run By Jollibee, Philippines Now World’s Biggest Rice Imp...

Dim sum chain Tim Ho Wan to be run by Jollibee Foods corporation armMonths after its acquisition of American specialty coffee and tea brand The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf (CBTL), homegrown fast-food giant Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC) took over another glob...

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Kathryn Jalbuena

John Gokongwei Jr., In His Own Words (And The Words Of Those Close To Him)

The Philippines lost a taipan, and someone many would say was a great man. This week brought the passing of John Gokongwei Jr.The Filipino billionaire is known as the founder of JG Summit Holdings, one of the Philippines' largest conglomerates. It includes com...

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Cloey Mangali

MMDA Wants Faster Processing of Car Insurance Claims To Help Improve Traffic

The Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is reminding motorists to drive safe and keep out of accidents in an effort to ease the traffic situation in the metro.Data from the MMDA states that there is an average accident rate of 320.29 cases a day in Metro...

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Where To Take Your Balikbayan Relatives During The Holidays
Kristel Serran

Where To Take Your Balikbayan Friends And Relatives During The Holidays

If there’s a time of the year where you must be ultra-sociable, it has got to be Christmas and the entire holiday season.There are parties, reunions, and family gatherings left and right. Gift-giving is almost mandatory, and so is shopping, eating in restaur...

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