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july 27 2017 class suspensions

#WalangPasok – Class suspensions for July 27 2017

(UPDATE, 11:30 AM) Even though it is not likely to make landfall in any part of the country, tropical storm “Gorio” is still expected to enhance monsoon rains in parts of Luzon, including Metro Manila and nearby provinces. Because of this, classes in certain areas

class suspensions july 24 2017

#WalangPasok – Class suspensions for July 24 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte will deliver his second State of the Nation Address tomorrow, July 24 2017, at the House of Representatives in Batasan Hills, Quezon City. In anticipation of possible traffic jams because of the scheduled public protests and the stationing of thousands of police

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NINE LONG WEEKENDS | List of holidays for 2018 according to Malacañang

With just a little over five months remaining in 2017, Malacañang has already published the official list of national holidays for the year 2017. This is mentioned through President Rodrigo Duterte’s Proclamation 269, which was signed last July 17. There will be a total of 18 regular and

LTFRB rules on Uber and Grab

#WeWantUberGrab: LTFRB goes to war vs Uber, Grab

Two stories related to the transportation industry dominated the headlines today, July 17. First, there’s the caravan (or was it a strike?) that militant group PISTON or Pinag-isang Samahan ng mga Tsuper at Operator Nationwide organized to once more reiterate their opposition to the gradual jeepney phaseout plan

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COA: 115 Pisay scholars must pay gov’t P19M for not taking science courses

The Commission on Audit (COA) has recommended that the Philippine Science High School (PSHS) go after its graduates who breached their respective scholarship agreements when they decided not to pursue a college degree in the field of science and technology.  Managed by the Department of

Duterte Supreme Court martial law

SC affirms Duterte’s martial law declaration in Mindanao

Voting 11-3-1, the Supreme Court has voted to uphold President Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration of Martial Law in Mindanao. Eleven justices said yes to martial law for the entire Mindanao. Meanwhile, Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio, and Justice Alfredo Caguioa said

july 24 2017 no classes quezon city

#WalangPasok – July 24 2017 holiday in Quezon City

(UPDATED, July 17) President Rodrigo Duterte is scheduled to deliver his second State of the Nation Address or SONA this July 24 (Monday) at the House of Representatives in Batasan Hills, Quezon City. In line with this, Mayor Herbert Bautista has announced the suspension  of classes for all levels

Laban ng Lahi 2017 marathon

‘Laban ng Lahi’ 2017: A marathon with a purpose

An international marathon challenge that aims to promote national unity is scheduled to be held beginning this September 10 at Barangay La Union in Cabadbaran City, Agusan del Norte. The major sporting event offers not only big cash prizes for winning teams but also development projects