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May 22, 2017 2:02 PM CNU grad grabs 10th top spot in LET exam

A graduate of the Cebu Normal University was among the top notchers of the March 2017 Licensure Examination for Teachers (LET), secondary level. Ronald Gaballo landed in the 10th place with an average rate of 90.20 percent. According to the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC), which released the official results on Monday, only 5,600 elementary 2

May 22, 2017 12:34 PM PLDT divests from Spi

PLDT Inc. divested its remaining stake in business process outsourcing provider SPi Global Holdings Inc. Partners Group, a global private market investment manager, agreed to acquire SPi Global, which is controlled by CVC Capital Partners and PLDT Global Investments Corp., an indirect subsidiary of PLDT. The transaction valued SPi at $330 million 4

May 22, 2017 6:20 AM Cathay Pacific sacks 600 staff in major shakeup

Hong Kong’s flagship airline Cathay Pacific said Monday it would cut 600 staff including a quarter of its management, as part of its biggest shakeup in two decades to repair its bottom line. In March the company posted its first annual net loss in eight years, citing intense competition as lower cost airlines, particularly from mainland China, eat into its market 3

May 21, 2017 5:13 PM Warriors near sweep of crippled Spurs

Durant, Golden State go 3-0 vs San Antonio SAN ANTONIO – The Spurs were injured, but Golden State was expecting a fevered fight on the home floor of the five-time NBA champions. Kevin Durant had 33 points and 10 rebounds and Golden State beat injury-riddled San Antonio 120-108 on Saturday night to take a 3-0 lead in the Western Conference Finals 5

May 21, 2017 4:21 PM Tears as Arci Muñoz makes final bow on 'I Can Do That'

MANILA -- Arci Muñoz left "I Can Do That" in tears after it was announced that she will be the second contestant to leave the competition this weekend. Gab Valenciano, who, along with Muñoz and JC Santos, was also among the bottom three, received 49.23 percent of the total tally. "I'm very, very thankful sa pamilya ko, at siyempre sa bago kong nabuong 6

May 21, 2017 4:15 PM March protests death penalty

More than 400 people gathered at the University of Santo Tomas on Sunday to oppose the restoration of the death penalty in the Philippines. Speaking at the gathering after a march called “Lakbay Buhay,” Sen. Bam Aquino said there was a lot of work to be done, especially because a recent Pulse Asia survey showed that 67 percent of Filipinos favored the return 5

May 21, 2017 4:01 PM ‘Guard against infra mess’

TAXPAYERS should be on guard against possible irregularities in the implementation of the government’s P9-trillion infrastructure program, Senator Panfilo Lacson said over the weekend. In an open forum with members of the Rotary Club of Makati Central, Lacson said taking up the role of watchdog should not be limited to legislators as it was everyone’s 7

May 21, 2017 4:00 PM DOE taps China counterpart for Mindanao’s transmission dev’t

MANILA, Philippines - The Department of Energy (DOE) has tapped China’s National Energy Administration (NEA) and State Grid Corp. of China in exploring ways to speed up transmission development in Mindanao as well as the grid interconnection with Visayas. Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi said he has discussed with his counterpart in China for assistance 4

May 21, 2017 4:00 PM ABS-CBN allots P3 B for DTH, broadband biz

MANILA, Philippines - ABS-CBN Corp. is planning to spend over P3 billion for its direct-to-home (DTH) and broadband businesses this year. ABS-CBN chief financial officer Aldrin Cerrado told reporters the company is looking to spend around P3.3 billion for the DTH pay TV service as well as the broadband business this year. The company is looking to invest 4

May 21, 2017 5:12 AM Durant, Warriors beat Spurs 120-108, take 3-0 lead

Golden State has a chance to complete its third straight series sweep in Game 4 on Monday night. The Warriors are the third team in NBA history to win their first 11 playoff games. Cleveland is 10-0, with a 2-0 lead over Boston in the Eastern Conference final. Stephen Curry added 21 points and became the franchise leader in postseason points, passing 5