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Wanted women seafarers

Being a male dominated industry seafaring presents unique and unusual challenges especially for woman seafarers. A significant number of women seafarers, however, have proven to be invaluable members of a ship’s crew, earning ranks and higher posts amid surging global demand for seafarers. According to the International Chamber of Shipping, there are 1.65 million seafarers […]

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Int’l congress for PH seafarers, families set

The Philippines is the largest supplier of seafarers globally, out of the 1.6 million seafarers on internationally trading merchant ships. The country is also the second biggest contributor of maritime officers, according to the International Chamber of Shipping. Seafarers also remain to be the largest remitters despite only making 21 percent of the total number […]

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Objectif Atlantide showcases Puerto Galera’s undersea wonders

International biodiversity experts and marine biologists Kent Carpenter and Victor Springer have declared Puerto Galera’s  1.14-hectare sea area as the “center of the center” of the world’s marine shorefish biodiversity. The Philippines is part of the famed Coral Triangle, which houses more than three-fourths of the world’s species of corals, and more than half of […]

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Hog Raisers remind dangers of Swill Feeding

SWILL FEEDING or feeding livestock pigs with leftover food is still practiced in the Philippines, but the National Federation of Hog Farmers, Inc. (NFHFI) has warned against it, as the practice could cause foot-and-mouth disease, the deadly African Swine Fever (ASF), and other complications in livestock. The NFHFI advised all livestock raisers, especially those who […]

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Holiday Inn Baguio launches Caffeinated Afternoons

Holiday Inn Baguio City Centre, accessibly located just along Legarda Road, is turning May afternoons productive with the launch of “Caffeinated Afternoons,” a soiree for busy students, young professionals, or just titas out to enjoy an afternoon of cozy coffee, pastries, and ambience. Drop by the Lamisaan Dining & Bar daily from 2 to 5 […]

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Farmers, livestock raisers in dire need of mechanization, innovation —study.

FARMERS and livestock raisers need to look towards mechanization and new technologies to up their production and meet new demands. A study published by the Food and Fertilizer Technology Center (FFTC), through the FFTC Agricultural Policy Platform, revealed that livestock and poultry industries have been better performing than crops and fisheries, meeting requirements of the […]

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Winners named in Objectif Atlantide Underwater Investigation in Puerto Galera

Puerto Galera’s unique marine life merited the intensive survey and exploration made by divers from France and Switzerland who participated in the recent 2nd Objectif Atlantide Underwater Investigation. Mounted by the Department of Tourism – Dive Philippines in partnership with the French association Objectif Atlantide, two multiple record holder free divers went head-to-head against scuba […]

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Livestock Philippines 2019 set

The country’s premier livestock, feed milling, and meat industries expo is slated to make its big comeback on June 26-28 at the World Trade Center Metro Manila in Pasay City, Metro Manila. Livestock Philippines 2019 Expo and Forum is the trade event that seeks to upgrade and strengthen the country’s meat livestock industry with enhanced […]

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Mothers we love at Holiday Inn Baguio

Sons and daughters, unite and make Mom feel on her special day! To show our mothers our heartfelt appreciation, Holiday Inn Baguio City Centre throws an all-month bash to honor the first woman who ever loved us and every mom a truly memorable Mother’s Day month. Treat your momma to lunch on Mother’s Day this […]

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Post those Baguio moments for Holiday Inn Baguio photo tilt

Reminisce those fond Baguio memories and take part in Holiday Inn Baguio City Centre’s #MyBaguioMemory photo contest. Every trip to Baguio comes with unforgettable memories that stay with you for a long time. Harness these moment and get a chance to win an overnight stay for two at the Holiday inn Baguio City Centre. Just […]

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