Month: August 2014

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Job Openings

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AFP, PNP to Serve Arrest Warrant on Misuari

Joint operatives of the Armed Forces of the Philippines and the Philippine National Police are preparing to serve an arrest warrant on Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) founding chairman Nur Misuari in Sulu, Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin said on Thursday. Misuari has a standing warrant of arrest for ordering the MNLF’s attack on Zamboanga City...

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Buses to Use Color-Coded Stickers –MMDA

The Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will replace previously issued bus segregation labels with color-coded ones to stop the proliferation of fake stickers. “Bus operators and drivers have been resorting to using counterfeit stickers to defraud the enforcers so that they can load and unload passengers anywhere they please,” MMDA chairman Francis Tolentino said in...

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NPA Seized 2 Soldiers in Bukidnon; Declares Captives as ‘Prisoners of War’

The New People’s Army (NPA) has announced on Wednesday that they have seized two soldiers in Impasug-ong, Bukidnon and said they were holding the captives as “prisoners of war,” Inquirer.net reported. According to the report, NPA North Central Mindanao spokesperson Allan Juanito identified the two soldiers as Privates Marnel Cinches and Jerrel Yorong of the...

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ASIS 8th Monthly Chapter Meeting in Cebu

All ASIS International and ASIS Philippines members and industry colleagues are invited to the 8th Monthly Chapter Meeting and Lecture Series to be held today, August 27, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. at the Sarrosa International Hotel & Residential Suites, Pres. Quirino St, Cebu City. The presenters are Mr. Ace Esmeralda, CPP, ICPS, CCSM,MM Assistant Regional...

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Heavy Rains, Floods Cause Suspension of Classes in Manila, Pasay

Heavy rains and floods prompted the suspension of classes in Manila and Pasay cities Tuesday. Classes in all levels in both public and private schools were suspended in Manila today, Mayor Joseph Estrada said in a phone-patch interview on GMA 7’s early morning show Unang Hirit. The city government of Pasay also suspended classes from...

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Young Davaoeños Recruited by ISIS, Duterte Confirms

Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte has confirmed on Monday that young Davaoeños are being recruited by terrorist group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). In his weekly program “Gikan sa Masa Para sa Masa,” Duterte expressed concern for the young recruits. “I am concerned. I am not condemning anybody here. I feel sad for...

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6.0-Magnitude Quake Hits San Francisco Bay Area –USGS

SAN FRANCISCO – A strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake jolted California early Sunday morning, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said, though there were no immediate reports of deaths or serious damage. The quake struck at 3.20 am (1020 GMT) near American Canyon, 40 miles northeast of San Francisco, USGS said. There was a “low likelihood for casualties,”...

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PNP Extends Firearms Licenses Validity

  The Philippine National Police (PNP) has extended the validity of all registered firearm licenses due to expire this year until December 2015. In a press briefing Wednesday, Chief Superintendent Virgilio Lazo, PNP Firearms and Explosives Office (FEO) chief, said the extension will buy the PNP more time to upgrade its system to improve the licensing...

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DOTC Probe Blames ‘Human Error’ for MRT Mishap

The Department of Transportation and Communications’ probe on last week’s MRT mishap pointed to ‘human error’ as the cause of the accident that injured almost 40 people on Aug. 13. In a press conference Tuesday, DOTC Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya said that there had been poor coordination or reporting procedures between the train drivers and...