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This week’s trending: New Speed Limit in EDSA, Messenger for Kids, and 43rd MMFF Parade of Stars

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WATCH: To ensure the safety of motorists in EDSA, the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) sets a new speed limit in this busiest thoroughfare in Manila.

Meanwhile, Facebook launches its child-friendly chatting app called Messenger kids.

As for entertainment news, the 43rd Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) Parade of Stars will be held this year in Muntinlupa, as the city is celebrating its 100th year foundation anniversary.

Gearing up against natural calamities,
School engineers organize in Manila

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METRO MANILA – For the first time, engineers working in Manila’s prime universities initiated an organization that would tackle disaster preparedness issues.

Misamis Oriental to Build New Water System

Misamis Orientel is set to install a new water system to cater to the scarcity of water supply in the province.

Nuclear Energy Set for Infrastructure

Member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) supports the integration of nuclear energy for commercial use during the 7th Annual Meeting of Nuclear Energy Cooperation Sub-Sector Network (NEC-SSN) at Sofitel Hotel on April 19.

Feasibility Study on Subic – Clark Freight Train to Conclude This Year

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The China Harbor Engineering Co. Ltd. (CHEC) are conducting a feasibility study for the proposed freight train linking Subic and Clark which will be expected to be completed by the third semester of the year.

TESDA Allotted P28 Million Fund for the Negrenses

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The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) has allocated about P28 million budget for the implementation of its Training for Work Scholarship Program (TWSP).

First Summer Tech Festival to be Held in Bacolod

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the tech festival was initiated by The Bacolod-Negros Occidental Federation for Information and Communications Technology(BNEFIT) which goals to reach 60,000 IT jobs not only in Bacolod but the whole Negros Occidental.

JPN – PH Funds 3 Railway Project

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$8.8 Billion will be committed by the Japanese Government in financing three rail projects among 11 other infrastructure projects confirmed by Socioeconomic Planning on connecting FTI in taguig City to SM March 30.

Climate Change Incorporated in Academic Curriculum

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The Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) partnered with 16 international agencies have created a master course in climate change and food security.

Law Enforcement to Boost Aquatic Resources

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Oceania Philippines praises the government’s efforts to enforce environmental laws to protect the Tañon Strait against devastating fishing operations.