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FinTech in the Philippines Booms in 2019

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E-wallet services have been on the rise in the Philippines and the rest of Southeast Asia. Is it time to go cashless?

IN PHOTOS: Clark Hosts 1st Philconstruct Luzon 2019

The first staging of Philconstruct Luzon was held at the ASEAN Convention in Clark, Pampanga from March 28-March 30, 2019 marking the most celebrated construction show’s latest expansion to the north.

WATCH: TUP Students Visit Flood Control Asia

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CLARK FREEPORT ZONE, PAMPANGA – Some 250 civil engineering students from the Technological University of the Philippines (TUP) visited the Flood Control Asia (FCA) facility on January 15, 2019 as part of an educational program tour. According to TUP’s Civil Engineering Department Head, Engr. Juan Paulo Bersamina, the purpose of their tour is to expose … Continue reading WATCH: TUP Students Visit Flood Control Asia

Homeowner Discovers Innovative Solution for Intermittent Flooding

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Flooding has always been one of the Philippine’s major natural disaster problem. A homeowner in Quezon City discovers an innovative solution for the disastrous situation.

DOST transfer to Clark

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Plans are underway for the transfer of the DOST to Clark Freeport Zone. This is under the plans of President Rodrigo Duterte to decongest Metro Manila.

BCDA breaks ground for the new administration building and other top stories for the week.

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BCDA begins constructing the new administration building, United States, Japan, Korea to study Benham Rise, Kuwait seeks lifting of OFW deployment suspension, DFA opens 118,000 passport appointment slots, Philippines retains EU export perks despite ‘extrajudicial killings’—all of this in this week’s Trending Klipps!

Tourism spikes in PH in spite of Mayon’s eruption

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Mount Mayon spews ashes and lava flows, TNC service hatchback vehicles phase out, passport appointment slots want restored, tourist visitors increased, constitutional amendments to be tackled —all of this in this week’s Trending Klipps!

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.