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6k jobs available in Oro today

At least 6,849 job opportunities are offered to more than a thousand jobseekers in northern Mindanao’s job and business fairs, spearheaded by the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE-10), today during its 115th Labor Day commemoration. Some 6,849 jobs are available at the Lim Ket Kai Mall Event Center, this ...

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US state dep’t turns over anti-terrorism equipment

Guest of Honor US Embassy Regional Security Officer Lon Fairchild and Department of State’s Bureau of Diplomatic Security Antiterrorism Assistance (DS/ATA) Resident Program Manager Ronald Dizon formally turned over Post Blast Investigation and Explosive Incident Countermeasure Kits to the Philippine National Police Special Action Force (PNP SAF) Explosive Ordinance Disposal ...

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Duterte’s war on drugs spawns unlawful secret detention facility

The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) on Thursday exposed the latest abuses linked to President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs – an unlawful secret detention facility in a Manila police station. CHR representatives led media to an unofficial jail hidden behind a bookshelf in a police station in Manila’s Tondo ...

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Rotary district convention in Valencia starts today

MORE than 400 Rotarians from all over Rotary International District 3870 are expected to attend the Saulog! District Convention 2017 which starts today at Hotel de Susana and Resort at Bagontaas, Valencia City, Bukidnon. This year’s RI district convention is being hosted by the Rotary Club of Metro Valencia and ...

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Armm to spend P100 million for a new hospital in Datu Piang

Datu Piang, Maguindanao — Residents of this town and its adjacent areas stand to benefit when the Maguindanao Provincial Hospital Datu Piang Annex is completed this year. A total of P100 million would be spent for the new hospital with funds coming from the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao’s Humanitarian ...

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Mandatory drug testing for gov’t workers in Oro pushed

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent vice Mayor Raineir Joaquin Uy has referred the proposed ordinance for mandatory drug testing of city hall workers to the committee on police, fire, and public safety chaired by Councilor Romeo Calizo. City Councilor Edna Dahino authored the ordinance, titled “Drug-Free Workplace Ordinance of 2017,” will ...

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City Comelec transfers office for regristration’s last leg

ANTICIPATING the influx of registrants for the last two weeks of the registration period, the Commission on Elections of this city will temporarily transfer its office from Burgos-Cruz Taal Streets to the second floor, Lingkod Pinoy Center at Robinson’s Mall in Limketkai Complex. The transfer started on April 17 and ...

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Tourist commends 3 cops for retrieving belongings

By LITO RULONA Correspondent A FILIPINO-IRISH has sent a letter of commendation to three police officers assign to the Cagayan de Oro City Police Office (Cocpo) for assisting her find the taxi cab where she left her personal belongings when she had a vacation in the city. Christine Faith Cortez, ...

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US, Philippines sign child protection compact partnership

The United States and the Philippines signed a new partnership on April 11 to enhance efforts to reduce online child sexual exploitation and child labor trafficking in the Philippines.  The U.S.-Philippines Child Protection Compact (CPC) Partnership, signed by Secretary of Justice and Inter-Agency Council Against Trafficking (IACAT) Chair Vitaliano N. ...

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