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AS Metro Manila and other highly urbanized cities across the country continue to search for schemes and solutions to address vehicular traffic, one sector’s experience in handling the problem offers insights worth considering. The Port of Manila (PoM) is part of the often-unseen engine that drives the fast-growing Philippine economy.…

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THE Philippines is the fifth most mineral-rich country in the world for gold, nickel, copper, and chromite. It is home to the largest copper-gold deposit in the world. The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) has estimated that the country has an estimated $840 billion worth of untapped mineral wealth, as…

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GLOBAL Ferronickel Holdings Inc. (FNI), the second largest nickel producer in the country and the largest single lateritic mine producer in the world, is committed to carry out its operations in an environmentally and socially responsible manner for the benefit of the country, most especially the communities in which it…

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LAST year, the International Council of Mining and Metals (ICMM), a London-based organization of companies and associations in the industry, published a report on the role of mining in national economies. The report ranked 183 countries according to the relative importance of mining to their respective economies, based on ICMM’s…

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Considered the world’s largest city in terms of area, Davao City has a lot to be thankful for. Following the rise to power of its long-time mayor and now Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, Davao is basking under the protracted glow of a spotlight trained as never before, in a city…

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THE Philippine Eagle never ceases to amaze. At one meter tall with a wingspan of almost two meters, the intimidating arched beak, long crown feathers, it is easy to understand why it is considered as one of the three largest eagles in the world. Proud and powerful, this stately gliding…

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THE eagle, the mountain, the flower, and the people. Unity in diversity and celebration of life’s bountiful harvest had always been the centerpiece themes of Davao City’s annual Kadayawan Festival. But more than the colorful and festive celebration is its underlying cultural and historical significance to the city’s past and…

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THROUGH its vibrant celebration characterized by the gratitude for Nature’s gift and the bounties of harvest, Kadayawan Festival has always drawn a significant interest from foreign and local tourists to Davao City. Held every third week of August, the Davao City Tourism Operations Office (CTOO) said this year’s Kadayawan Festival…

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EUROTEL Hotel recently celebrated the grand opening of its Vivaldi Cubao Branch with guests, celebrities, government officials, police officers and media friends in attendance. The Eurotel Vivaldi which is located in EDSA Cubao Quezon City is a European inspired hotel known for its Filipino hospitality. Edmundo Las, managing director of…

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A Bagobo-Tagabawa community in Lubogan, Toril District has kept the culture and the skill of beadworking alive. It’s a tribal treasure that keeps the tradition and the identity of the group alive, while providing livelihood to members of their tribes. “We get inspiration from Mother Nature,” Bae Arlyne Desabilla Salazar…

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