Dino Mari Testa

These are all our collected articles written by Dino Mari Testa, so have a look and enjoy your reading.

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We Answer Questions You Might Have About Earthquakes In The Philippines

By now, you have heard a lot about the magnitude 6.1 earthquake that rocked parts of Luzon, and the 6.2 one that jolted Samar. Many of you felt the ground shaking as these quakes happened and are still feeling some residual anxiety. Social media probably isn't...

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Music Licensing In The Philippines: How To Legally Use Copyrighted Songs

A few weeks ago, Sandwich frontman Raimund Marasigan reminded voters to shun candidates who use popular songs without permission from copyright holders.“Whenever you hear an unauthorized bastardized version of a popular song as an election jingle, please don...

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Poverty Incidence
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A Filipino Family Needs P10,481 A Month To Meet Basic Needs - PSA

What does it mean to be poor in the Philippines nowadays?Well, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), a family of five would need at least P10,481 to cover the basic costs of living, including food and non-food needs every month. Within the sa...

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Decoding The LTO's Restrictions And Conditions On Your Driver’s License

Do you ever care to notice the restrictions and conditions set by the Land Transportation Office (LTO) that's printed at the back of your driver's license?One of the biggest reasons The Restriction Code exists is to limit the types of vehicles people can drive...

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Expressway Toll Fee Guide
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A Comprehensive Guide To SLEX, NLEX, SCTEX, TPLEX Toll Fees

Expressways are your gateway to escaping the hustle and bustle of the city by land. The only catch is, superhighways such as the South Luzon Expressway (SLEX), North Luzon Expressway (NLEX), Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway (SCTEX), and Tarlac-Pangasinan-La Union...

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What The Philippines Can Pick Up From The Winners Of The 2019 Skytrax World ...

The Skytrax World Airport Awards showcases the best of the best in air travel. We’re not just talking about the best air liners, but the best airports as well. While the airports in the Philippines don’t really make Skytrax’s list, there are some efforts...

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Window Hours, Jaywalking, Speed Limits: A Primer On The Latest Round Of MMDA...

The Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has released a series of new advisories following the most recent meeting of the Metro Manila Council.The Metro Manila council is a policymaking board comprised of the mayors of the Metro Manila territories and the...

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What Every Parent Should Know About The Child Safety In Motor Vehicles Act

Just recently,President Rodrigo Duterte signed Republic Act 11229 into law. Also known as the Child Safety in Motor Vehicles Act, the law mandates car owners with kids to equip their vehicles with appropriate child restraint systems.The law will be enforced on...

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Summer Water Conservation
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Manila Water Service Interruption: 5 Ways To Reduce Water Use (And Lower You...

Last weekend, many residents of Metro Manila and adjacent areas were affected by the “suprises” interruption of water services. Manila Water has apologized for this but has also said that customers should expect reduced pressure or rotational water-no wate...

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The Most Essential Summer Car Care Tips You’ll Ever Need

The dreaded summer heat is almost here; it’s time to keep your car cool so you won’t get hot-headed during these scorching days.Fortunately for us humans, a quick shower or a sudden trip to one of the closest beaches in the metro can dissipate the heat eas...

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