NEWS

Scalded OFW comes home after 4-year legal battle vs. Saudi employer

By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora MANILA -- The Filipina domestic worker in Saudi Arabia who was scalded with boiling water four years ago is scheduled...

PH, Thailand champions in 2017 Int’l Teenagers Math Olympiad

MANILA -- The Philippines and Thailand emerged as the overall champions in the 2017 International Teenagers Mathematics Olympiad (ITMO) held recently in Davao City. About...

TRAVEL AND TOURISM

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Boracay closure seen to ‘double’ tourist arrivals in Puerto Princesa

By Keith Anthony Fabro PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Palawan -- Puerto Princesa’s 85,000 monthly average visitors is expected to double due to Boracay’s impending closure, an...

Philippine tourism hit a record 6.6-M tourist arrivals in 2017

By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora  MANILA -- Amid series of political noise, security concerns, and travel advisories the Philippines faced last year, the Department of...


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