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Day: May 13, 2024

Barbers urges Malacañang to scrap Erap’s EO 285

MANILA: Surigao del Norte 2nd District Rep. Robert Ace Barbers on Monday called on Malacañang to repeal former president Joseph Estrada’s Executive Order 285 which empowers the Bureau of Immigration to convert tourist visas into student visas.

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Bacolod City targets 70% dog vaccination by October

BACOLOD CITY: The City Veterinary Office (CVO) targets to immunize 70 percent of the estimated 100,000 dog population here by October this year to achieve herd immunity and prevent the rabies outbreak.

Dr. John Michael Cabuguason, the assistant city …

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Strong FDI boosts local index, peso weak

MANILA: The higher net foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows in February buoyed the local index on Monday, while the peso closed weak against the US dollar.

The Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) gained 92.32 points, or 1.42 percent, to close

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