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 2021-11-25 11:40 

Manila Bulletin

Best food treats to satisfy cravings exclusively for loyal users...

The most wonderful time of the year is here, and of course, with the season comes gatherings and reunions with our favorite people. To make these occasions sweeter and more joyful, we are always looking for good food to share with our loved ones, as we cr...

 2021-11-25 11:30 

Manila Bulletin

ELEVENTH HOUR: How the earth thinks—Why indigenous knowledge systems play key roles for climate action...

Indigenous people's lifeways have been, and will always probably be, the best models for climate action. It only took us recently to recognize and appreciate our indigenous peoples, unfortunately....

 2021-11-25 11:07 

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Mavy Legaspi caught kissing Kyline Alcantara...

Kyline Alcantara made clear prior she and Mavy Legaspi are only "friends." Yes, he is courting her she said, but that's about it. It is as such that many of their fans were shocked to see a TikTok video of Mavy kissing Kyline. Well, on the for...

 2021-11-25 11:03 

Manila Bulletin

Mandaluyong barangay declared drug-free...

A barangay in Mandaluyong City has already been cleared of illegal drugs, the local government announced Thursday, Nov. 25. The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG), the Department of Health (DO...

 2021-11-25 10:58 

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Kyle Echarri's mom: 'Perfectly imperfect and we love you just the way you are'...

Kyle Echarri has earned a huge swathe of bashers being part of the celebrity edition of this year's "Pinoy Big Brother." In fact, he is now among housemates nominated for eviction. Among those affected is his mother, Marie. On Instagram, she p...

 2021-11-25 10:57 

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Moneybees makes crypto journey easier, safer through OTC services...

With a growing number of people interested in cryptocurrency trading and yet apprehensive of its risks, Philippine cryptocurrency exchange company Moneybees boosts their confidence by pioneering over-the-counter services (OTC). Its seven outlets offer fac...

 2021-11-25 10:55 

Manila Bulletin

Robredo, Pangilinan lead launch of Leni Lugaw trucks in Cavite...

CAVITE Vice President Leni Robredo and Senator Kiko Pangilinan led the launch of two Leni Lugaw trucks in Kawit on Thursday (Nov. 25). Office of the Vice President / MANILA BULLETIN The trucks were donated by a sponsor and will be managed by volunteers to...

 2021-11-25 10:54 

Manila Bulletin

Meralco captures PBA 33 second leg crown...

Photo from PBA Meralco made sure it won't end up with another bridesmaid finish and defeated Platinum Karaoke, 21-16, Thursday, Nov. 25 to rule the second leg of the PBA 33 at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig City. Tonino Gonzaga led the way as the Bo...

 2021-11-25 10:52 

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Valenzuela City receives medical tools for TB care from USAID...

The Valenzuela City government received medical tools for Tuberculosis (TB) patients from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Stop TB Partnership on Tuesday, Nov. 23. "This is the first time we're getting hardwar...

 2021-11-25 10:51 

Manila Bulletin

How did Dominic Roque react to Bea Alonzo's latest photo shoot?...

Bea Alonzo surprised fans with her recent sultry photo shoot as calendar girl for a certain liquor company. A teaser of the said project was made public on social media and it received mixed reactions. Bea also shared behind-the-scenes videos from the pho...

 2021-11-25 10:47 

Manila Bulletin

Shell and PayMaya's Gas Up and Win promo offers a year's worth of fuel for 2022...

As the country reopens more areas for domestic travel and tourism, Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation, together with PayMaya, the leading digital financial services company in the Philippines, recently launched the Gas Up and Win Promo to give away exc...

 2021-11-25 10:46 

Manila Bulletin

The Wallblossoms' 'Lunod' is all about warm feels...

Tuneful, dreamy and smitten pop is the order of the day for this local quartet. OC Records' rising four-piece band The Wallblossoms, a.k.a. The Fabulous Flower Boys just released their latest single titled "Lunod." The band includes Bri Consta...

 2021-11-25 10:43 

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St. Luke's hospital responds to queries regarding its drug tests...

ST LUKE'S STATEMENT (Facebook) The St. Luke's Medical Center responded on Thursday, Nov. 25, to the queries it received regarding the drug tests being conducted in their institution. The hospital posted a statement on its official Facebook page af...

 2021-11-25 10:38 

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18 villages in Las Pinas now free of COVID-19...

Mayor Imelda Aguilar announced on Thursday that 18 out of the 20 barangays in Las Pinas City are now free of COVID-19. Aguilar said the two remaining barangays with COVID-19 cases are Pamplona Tres with two and Manuyo Dos with one. She said the discipline...

 2021-11-25 10:30 

Manila Bulletin

Solon to Chinese ambassador: Who promised to remove PH ship in Ayungin Shoal?...

Magdalo Partylist Rep. Manuel Cabochan III has called the statement of a Chinese official on the Ayungin Shoal issue 'absurd'. "It is absurd, but then again, it is a statement coming from a Chinese official which begs a question," Cabochan...

 2021-11-25 10:28 

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COVID-19 vaccines given in Mandaluyong breach 960,000 mark...

The number of COVID-19 vaccines deployed in Mandaluyong City has already breached the 960,000 mark, the local government announced on Wednesday, Nov. 24. According to the report of the City Health Office (CHO), a total of 960,961 vaccines have been deploy...

 2021-11-25 10:20 

Manila Bulletin

Las Pinas gov't distributes bikes, cash to displaced workers...

The Las Pinas City government distributed on Thursday bicycles, cash, and cellular phones to displaced workers affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Paul San Miguel, head of the Public Information Office (PIO), said the bicycles were given during the conduct...

 2021-11-25 10:19 

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F2 beats Chery Tiggo, sweeps Champions League...

Kim Dy hailed as MVP The F2 Logistics Cargo Movers remained undefeated and swept the Philippine National Volleyball Federation (PNVF) Champions League to become its inaugural titlist at the Aquamarine Recreational Center Thursday, Nov. 25. The F2 Logistic...

 2021-11-25 10:16 

Manila Bulletin

SM warns users of fake sites using its logo and name...

In an exclusive story published in the Technews section of the Manila Bulletin titled, Anatomy of the SMS scam offering high-paying part-time jobs, published on November 24, 2021, https://mb.com.ph/2021/11/24/anatomy-of-the-sms-scam-offering-high-paying-p...

 2021-11-25 10:08 

Manila Bulletin

Comelec says 76 PL groups and political parties denied accreditation...

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has so far denied the accreditation of 76 party-list groups and political parties. Comelec/MB "This is the list of party list groups and political parties with final dismissal. They cannot join anymore," Comel...

 2021-11-25 10:05 

Manila Bulletin

Expert panel supports DOH's bid to ask WHO's guidance on PH COVID-19 situation...

The chairperson of the country's Vaccine Expert Panel (VEP) on Thursday, Nov. 25, rallied behind the Department of Health's (DOH) bid to ask the guidance from the World Health Organization (WHO) to determine if the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) p...

 2021-11-25 10:03 

Manila Bulletin

PH military anti-corruption index rating similar to Japan, SingaporeNograles...

Malacaang underscored Thursday, Nov. 25 that the Philippines is of the same level as Japan and Singapore as far as the rating given to it by Transparency International's Government Defence Integrity Index is concerned. Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles...

 2021-11-25 10:00 

Manila Bulletin

Road projects shorten trip to Abra's adventure areas...

BAGUIO CITY — A road trip to the province of Abra has been shortened by two to three hours, making accessibility easier to experience extreme adventures in the area. Governor Maria Jocelyn Bernos, during the "Laging Handa" network briefing o...

 2021-11-25 09:59 

Manila Bulletin

Union Bank releases statement on the SMiShing incident...

I got this message from the PR agency of Union Bank of the Philippines requesting for the publication of the bank's statement about the article that came in the Technews section of the Manila Bulletin titled, Anatomy of the SMS scam offering high-payi...

 2021-11-25 09:53 

Manila Bulletin

PH eyes to vaccinate 13.5 million children aged 5 to 11 vs. COVID-19...

(AFP / MANILA BULLETIN) The Philippines is looking at vaccinating about 13.5 million children aged five to 11 once the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination program covers that specific age group. "We have about 13.5 million targeted five to 11 y...

 2021-11-25 09:46 

Manila Bulletin

MB Daily News Update November 25...

China continues to push its narrative that it controls Ayungin Shoal in the West Philippine Sea by demanding that the Philippines remove its manned outpost there, but Department of National Defense (DND) Secretary Delfin Lorenzana is having none of it....

 2021-11-25 09:44 

Manila Bulletin

DepEd set to receive a 6% increase in 2022 budget for face-to-face classes expansion...

The Department of Education (DepEd) and its attached agencies are set to receive a P629.8 billion budget for its National Expenditure Program (NEP) for 2022 which is six percent higher than last year's budget. Pilot face-to-face classes started in Las...

 2021-11-25 09:33 

Manila Bulletin

IBM predicts more data breaches, zero tolerance for trust...

Technology giant IBM said that many businesses will be breached at the start of 2022, which will also be marked by zero tolerance for trust in the security strategy of both government and the private industries. The dating site was compromised after Black...

 2021-11-25 09:25 

Manila Bulletin

Bayan Muna solons slam Quiboloy for resorting to red-tagging as diversionary tactic...

Bayan Muna Representatives Carlos Isagani Zarate and Eufemia Cullamat on Thursday, Nov. 25, hit Kingdom of Jesus Christ church leader Apollo Quiboloy for his reckless and baseless red-tagging. "Just like President Duterte, who, when criticized on the ...

 2021-11-25 09:25 

Manila Bulletin

BSP issues 2 new relief measures to increase bank lending...

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) has two new relief measures to incentivize banks to lend more and flexible in assessing new and restructured loans in consideration of borrowers who are still struggling with pandemic-related financial problems. The t...

 2021-11-25 09:15 

Manila Bulletin

Why do we need to understand the Big One? Phivolcs explains...

The Big One is defined as a "strong and damaging" earthquake scenario. (File Photo / Phivolcs) As explained by the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs), this is also often equated to the worst-case earthquake that may happ...

 2021-11-25 09:13 

Manila Bulletin

Lacson: Vote-buying and fake news are top threats in the 2022 elections...

Partido Reporma standard bearer and presidential candidate Senator Panfilo "Ping" M. Lacson said on Thursday, Nov. 25 that vote-buying and fake news are the top threats not only for the coming 2022 national elections but for democracy as well. In ...

 2021-11-25 09:00 

Manila Bulletin

Capiz's most wanted person nabbed in Taguig...

A man tagged as one of the most wanted persons in Capiz was arrested in Taguig City on Nov. 25. Southern Police District (SPD) Director Brig. Gen. Jimili Macaraeg announced the arrest of Rodney Felomino, 27, a resident of Phase 2, Bgy. Pinagsama, Taguig. ...

 2021-11-25 08:50 

Manila Bulletin

CHR kicks off drive vs misogyny, sexism in PH public transport...

Commission on Human Rights (CHR) In a move to address misogyny and sexism in the country's public transport, the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) launched on Thursday, Nov. 25, the "Safe Spaces Now: Right The Ride" campaign. The campaign was l...

 2021-11-25 08:49 

Manila Bulletin

Chevrolet brings the C8 Corvette Stingray to the Philippines...

America's homegrown supercar is now on Philippine soil ready to challenge the establishment at a fraction of the price. Chevrolet's first-ever mid-engine Corvette was designed from the ground up to offer performance and exhilaration comparable to ...

 2021-11-25 08:49 

Manila Bulletin

Legarda expresses disappointment on Glasgow Climate Pact...

House Deputy Speaker and Antique Rep. Loren Legarda is disappointed at the outcome of the 26th Conference of the Parties (COP26) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Glasgow, United Kingdom. Rep. Loren Legarda A three-t...

 2021-11-25 08:49 

Manila Bulletin

DFA brands China's remark on removing PH vessels in Ayungin Shoal as a 'wolf warrior release'...

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has branded the remark of Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Zhao Lijian to remove the Philippine vessels in Ayungin Shoal as a mere "wolf warrior release." This photo is taken aboard one of the two suppl...

 2021-11-25 08:48 

Manila Bulletin

ITBPM 2028 Roadmap completion seen mid 2022...

The IT Business Process Association of the Philippines (IBPAP) has vowed to compete by middle of next year the IT-Business Process Management (IT-BPM) Roadmap 2028, which is expected to prioritize strategies in digitization, talent, policy shaping, infras...

 2021-11-25 08:46 

Manila Bulletin

Robredo asks Comelec to be 'fair' to all candidates...

CAVITE—Presidential aspirant Vice President Leni Robredo on Thursday, Nov. 25, asked the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to play "fair" in dealing with all candidates as it junked the motion to recall its order extending the deadline grant...

 2021-11-25 08:43 

Manila Bulletin

Stocks drop on concern over US rate hike...

The local stock market dropped due to selling pressures. The main index lost 49.83 points or 0.67 percent to close at 7,369.27 as the Holding Firms counter led the retreat although the Industrial and Mining and Oil counters managed to advance. 48775 Volum...

 2021-11-25 08:36 

Manila Bulletin

BSP's 2% policy rate may keep until 2H next year...

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) will likely wait to see the next three or four quarters' GDP performance before it could take any policy actions. BSP Governor Benjamin E. Diokno said Thursday, Nov. 25, that the timing of monetary policy normaliz...

 2021-11-25 08:35 

Manila Bulletin

Lacson: Refurbish grounded BRP Sierra Madre in Ayungin Shoal...

Senator Panfilo M. Lacson on Thursday, Nov. 25 said the national government should refurbish and reinforce the grounded BRP Sierra Madre instead of removing it from Ayungin Shoal as demanded by China. Lacson, chairman of the Senate Committee on National D...

 2021-11-25 08:26 

Manila Bulletin

Prelate says inmates should not be left behind amid Covid-19 vaccination...

The head of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines Episcopal Commission on Prison Pastoral Care said people living in prisons should not be neglected as COVID-19 vaccination program roll out across the country. Bishop Joel Baylon (Photo c...

 2021-11-25 08:21 

Manila Bulletin

Cebu offers rice, vitamins to vaccinees during 3-day nat'l vax drive...

CEBU CITY — The province of Cebu will be giving out incentives to those who will participate in the upcoming National Vaccination Days. Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia issued a memorandum on November 24 that directed the mayors and barangay captains ...

 2021-11-25 08:20 

Manila Bulletin

Vaccine expert explains why she chose Sinovac vaccine as booster shot...

The chairperson of the Department of Science and Technology's (DOST) Vaccine Expert Panel (VEP) explained Thursday, Nov. 25, why she preferred the Sinovac vaccine as her booster shot and availed the homologous booster vaccination. Sinovac's COVID-...

 2021-11-25 08:19 

Manila Bulletin

DOH: Nearly 1,000 new COVID-19 infections recorded; no increase in severe, critical cases...

DOH The Department of Health (DOH) reported close to 1,000 fresh coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases on Thursday, Nov. 25. There were 975 more people who got infected with SARS-CoV-2 or the virus that causes COVID-19, the DOH said. These cases were added...

 2021-11-25 08:15 

Manila Bulletin

Bongbong optimistic more political parties will join forces with Uniteam...

Expect other political parties to join forces with Presidential aspirant Ferdinand "Bongbong"Marcos after the Partido Federal ng Pilipinas (PFP) forged a 'unity alliance' with the Lakas-Christian Muslim Democrats (Lakas-CMD), Hugpong ng Pa...

 2021-11-25 08:12 

Manila Bulletin

'Digital, online protection is basic human right' — CHR...

Commission-on-Human-Rights Stressing that "online and digital protection is a basic human right," the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) lauded the National Privacy Commission (NPC) for its swift action against the rampant spam text messages of synd...

 2021-11-25 08:11 

Manila Bulletin

65.5 million registered voters so far -Comelec...

There are already 65.5 million voters in the May 2022 polls, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) said Thursday. Comelec/MB "As of today the projected number of voters for 2022 stands at 65.5 million," Comelec Spokesperson James Jimenez said in a...

 2021-11-25 08:10 

Manila Bulletin

Petro Gazz whips Perlas, ends Champions League on high note...

The Petro Gazz Angels ended their Philippine National Volleyball Federation (PNVF) Champions League campaign on a high note after defeating the Tuguegarao Perlas Spikers, 25-11, 26-24, 19-25, 25-20, at the Aquamarine Recreational Center Thursday, Nov. 25....

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