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Ever wonder what’s on the easternmost side of Luzon? It’s the laid-back town of Baras in Catanduanes, where mighty tides of the Pacific bring their forces to the eastern side of the Philippines. As the town takes a beating from the ocean, it allows the forces of nature to shape…

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There are more possibilities to spruce up the 2016 Jeep Wrangler JK Unlimited Rubicon. However, the bumper category is extraordinarily complex in the Jeep market, especially for the JK. So this decision took us a little longer than initially expected. When choosing bumpers for your rig, jpmagazine.com has lots of…

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As part of the continuing celebration of the 70th anniversary of French-Philippine diplomatic relations in 2017, the flavors of France and the Philippines come together at the “Philippine Harvest meets Bon Appétit,” a collaboration between the Embassy of France to the Philippines, the Department of Agriculture, and the SSI Group,…

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The governments of the Philippines and the United States will embark on a bilateral, interagency counter-terrorism drill, Tempest Wind, in mid-September intended to test and improve the ability of both nations to rapidly plan, coordinate, and conduct counter-terrorism operations. The whole-of-government drill will be augmented by additional military assessments, national…

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As part of the effort to reinvigorate the country’s bilateral engagements with partners from various regions, the Philippines hosted the 3rd Bilateral Consultation Mechanism (BCM) with Colombia on September 1. The BCM was co-chaired by Foreign Affairs Undersecretary Enrique Manalo and his Colombian counterpart, Deputy Foreign Minister Patti Londoño. The…

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Korea is seeing a sharp increase in business visitors from Taiwan in 2017 in response to active marketing and support programs at home and abroad by the Korea MICE Bureau (KMB) division of the Korea Tourism Organization. Some 30,000 Taiwanese corporate travelers are currently enjoying incentive travel-based visits to Korea…

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The Quezon City International Film Festival (QCinema) pays homage to the films from a bygone era by dedicating a special section for restored cinematic gems. QCinema’s “Digitally Remastered Series” will feature a total of six classic films. Three are international films while the other half were given a second life…

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Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello 3rd (left) receives a plaque of appreciation from the Malaysia National Association of Employment Agencies-Philippine Desk Head David Yee Man Shuin (right) and officer Fiona Lou (center). The agency works with its local counterpart, the Philippine Association of Manpower Agencies for Malaysian Affiliates Inc., in observing…

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United States military service members from Task Force 72 led a community relations project in support of the Duyan Ni Maria Children’s Home in Angeles City, Pampanga, Philippines on August 28. The US service members assisted with moving the orphanage to an improved building in a new location. They helped…

‘SHADES AND SOUNDS OF BANGLADESH’

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Shades And Sounds Of Bangladesh, a cultural exchange program of the Embassy of Bangladesh in Manila, will be launched tomorrow, September 12 at the 6th floor of the De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde (DLS-CSB) School of Design and Arts. The exhibition features choice paintings of award-winning Bengali artists have…

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