Kathryn Jalbuena

These are all our collected articles written by Kathryn Jalbuena, so have a look and enjoy your reading.

Kathryn Jalbuena

MMDA Asking For Staggered Suspensions For Drivers With Multiple Traffic Viol...

Delaying the inevitable or an act of mercy?The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) hopes to get the Land Transportation Office (LTO) to put off their plans to suspend drivers with 100 traffic violations or more—at least for a little while. Accor...

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7-Eleven Stores In The Philippines
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7-Eleven To House Their Own ATMs This Year

Need cash quick? Soon you’re going to be able to run to the 7-Eleven in the corner for that as ATMs will be sharing space with the Big Gulp and City Blends dispensers. Philippine Seven Corporation (PSC), holder of the Philippine franchise for the convenience...

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Taal Batangas Real Estate
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After The 2020 Taal Eruption, What Will Happen To The Tagaytay Real Estate M...

Tagaytay and the surrounding areas have become top of mind for many a Metro Manila dweller looking for a quick getaway, a weekend home, or even retirement.Its proximity to the city, which is just about two to three hours away, made it attractive for those who ...

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Where To Donate Disaster Relief
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Where To Send Your Donations For Victims Of Taal Volcano Eruption

Batangas is now in a state of calamity following the eruption of Taal Volcano last Sunday, January 12.Around 200,000 residents were affected by the eruption and continued unrest, with the volcano remaining on Alert Level 4. Twelve municipalities, as well as tw...

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OFW Repatriations
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Tensions In The Middle East: Should Filipino OFWs Repatriate?

Tensions in the Middle East are rising due to conflict between the United States and Iran, and there is now growing concern for Filipino Overseas Foreign Workers (OFWs) stationed in the area.Most of the concern center around three areas, Iran, Lebanon, and Ira...

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Philippine National Budget 2020
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DepEd Sees Biggest Portion Of P4.1-Trillion Philippine National Budget For 2...

The P4.1-trillion national budget for 2020 was signed into law on January 6. Republic Act 11465 (The General Appropriations Act) is meant to see the continuation of government programs and projects by releasing the funds they need. Subject, of course, to the a...

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Why You Should Make It A Habit To Write Out The Complete Year In Legal And F...

By now you’ve seen the Facebook posts warning you about abbreviating “2020” to just “20” when you write down the date.Just writing 20, instead of the complete "2020," will allegedly leave you open to fraudsters who can take advantage of the lapse to ...

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Credit Card Promos January 2020
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Great Credit Card Promos To Catch Before The End Of January 2020

As we step into the New Year of the Metal Rat, it’s a great time to reflect and be grateful for the blessings we received—and are about to receive.That said, you know you can count on us to let you know about the best promos and discounts offered by banks....

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Fuel Excise Tax 2020
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Higher Fuel Excise Tax Now In Effect, Whether We Like It Or Not

A new year, a new round of increase in fuel prices.No thanks to the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) law, motorists have to deal with a fresh increase in fuel prices brought about by higher fuel excise duties.Unleaded gasoline will now carry e...

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Year End Review
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eCompareMo Looks Back At 2019: 20 Things To Remember

As our national hero Jose Rizal said, “Ang hindi marunong lumingon sa pinangalingan ay hindi makakarating sa paroroonan.” As 2019 draws to a close, we here at eCompareMo decided to take a look back at our archives for the year.As we both expected and were ...

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