commentary / philippines / sports

San Mig Coffee vs Rain or Shine: 2014 PBA Governor’s Cup Finals Preview

The San Mig Super Coffee (SMC) Mixers is gunning to be just the fourth team in the history of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) to achieve a rare season grand slam. However, […]

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history / hodgepodge / holiday announcements

July 2 2014 holiday in Pasig City

Pasig City will be marking its 441st foundation day anniversary this July 2, Wednesday. The day has been declared a special non-working holiday by President Benigno Aquino III courtesy of Proclamation 806. Please […]

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history / holiday announcements / philippines

July 1 2014 holiday in Davao provinces

The 47th anniversary of the subdivision of Davao province into three separate local government units will be marked this coming July 1, Tuesday. The day is a public holiday for residents of […]

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commentary / entertainment / philippines

Nora Aunor removed from the list of National Artist awardees

Giving in to persistent calls from various sectors, Malacanang has finally released late Friday night the list of the National Artist awardees for 2014. The recognition will be bestowed on the following […]

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entertainment / hodgepodge

Sarah Geronimo: Matteo Guidicelli is my boyfriend

Pop superstar Sarah Geronimo finally confirmed to the public that former racer-turned-actor Matteo Guidicelli is her boyfriend. The singer made the admission during tonight’s victory party for the successful run of her movie […]

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education / philippines

PLM grad tops June 2014 architecture licensure exam

A graduate from the state-run Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila topped the Architecture Licensure Examination (ALE) held last June 13 and 15. According to the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC),  1,100 out of 1,803 […]

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history / hodgepodge / philippines

June 19 2014 a holiday in Laguna?

The nation will be marking the 153rd birth anniversary of national hero Dr. Jose Rizal this June 19, Thursday. In line with this, President Benigno Aquino III has declared June 19 a […]

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education / philippines

Buwan ng Wika 2014

Gaya ng sa mga nagdaang taon ay muling ipagdiriwang ang Buwan ng Wikang Pambansa ngayong darating na Agosto. Ang selebrasyon ngayong taon ay may temang “Wika ng Pagkakaisa.” Ito ay pangungunahan ng […]

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education / philippines

Nutrition Month Philippines 2014

Elementary and secondary schools all over the country will once more mark the annual Nutrition Month or “Buwan ng Nutrisyon” this coming July. As mandated by the National Nutrition Council (NNC), the theme […]

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hodgepodge / personal matters

Pay your BPI credit card bill on a Saturday? How?

For residents of Metro Manila, it is possible! But before I proceed, let me share to you my story first. 😉 I’ve been a BPI Gold MasterCard holder for over a year […]

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Alan Cayetano promises P10,000 ‘ayuda’ for Filipinos in new ad: #BotongPinoy2022

Taguig City Congressman and former House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano and his remaining allies are touting a bill that they filed that seeks to provide a financial assistance of P10,000 to all […]

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#WalangPasok – May 13 2021 declared a holiday for Eid’l Fitr

Muslims around the globe will be observing the end of the holy month of Ramadan, referred to as Eid’l Fitr, during the second week of May. The said religious observance is an […]

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How can gov’t workers apply for a 14-day COVID leave?

Second of two parts As previously reported by The Filipino Scribe, government employees can apply for a paid leave of 14 calendar days in case they need to be quarantined due to […]

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CSC grants 14-day paid leave for gov’t workers who get COVID-19

First of two parts Government employees who test positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 can avail of a 14-day paid leave, according to a memorandum released last year by the Civil […]

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