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Black Plague Disease Resurrects in China

'Two people just got the plague in China – yes, the Black Death Plague' was the headline of CNN Philippines after two persons in China were diagnosed to have the disease. The Black Death, responsible for millions of death and one of the deadliest pandemic in history, was detected last May, after a Mongolian couple… Continue reading Black Plague Disease Resurrects in China

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Prices of Noche Buena Items Steady

The Department of Trade and Industry recently announced that prices of 134 Noche Buena products were steady since last year. One hundred thirty four products remained unchanged compared to last year. Moreover, six products were down Php 11 this year. However, according to the department, there is a minimal increase in prices in premium brands every… Continue reading Prices of Noche Buena Items Steady

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Ilonggos Encouraged to Buy Local Rice

In a bid to help local farmers, the Department of Agriculture in Western Visayas encourages consumers to buy local rice. The department also recognized November as National Rice Awareness Month and kicked off the celebration with a campaign themed 'Buy Local, Eat Local'. Department of Agriculture Region VI Information Officer James Earl Ogatis explained that the… Continue reading Ilonggos Encouraged to Buy Local Rice

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Agri Sec Blames China for Spreading ASF in PH

Just recently, smuggled meat from China was confirmed positive for 'African Swine Fever' virus, the Department of Agriculture confirmed Monday. Local government intercepted and seized cargoes at the Port of Manila. The cargo listed shipments as tomato paste and vermicelli where in fact it included dimsum, dumplings, peking duck, fresh frozen duck dessert, pork meat… Continue reading Agri Sec Blames China for Spreading ASF in PH

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Suggested Retails Prices for Noche Buena Items

Just recently, the Department of Trade and Industry releases a comprehensive list of Noche Buena items with corresponding suggested retails price. The list included Noche Buena essentials grouped into ham, fruit cocktail, cheese, sandwich spread, mayonnaise, keso de bola, pasta / spaghetti, elbow and salad macaroni, spaghetti sauce, tomato sauce, and creamer. Apart from the… Continue reading Suggested Retails Prices for Noche Buena Items

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French Perfumes Now Available in the City of Love

Labelled 'Madame Romantique' and 'Monsieur Romantique', the French perfume brand is now available in the City of Love, and can be purchased via online and offline means. 'La France à fleur de peau', meaning a 'touch of France on your skin', is what Amelia International Trading aspires to offer to Ilonggos. Through Madame and Monsieur… Continue reading French Perfumes Now Available in the City of Love

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Department of Health Cautions Public Against Upcoming Amihan

Just recently, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration announced that the country's climate is transitioning to northeast monsoon, or 'amihan'. Thus, cold weather may be expected in the coming days. In line with this, the Department of Health cautions the public against common illnesses related to temperature change. “With the coming Christmas season… Continue reading Department of Health Cautions Public Against Upcoming Amihan

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Iloilo City Approves Supplemental Budget for Dialysis Center

The Iloilo City Council recently approved a Php 2.3 million supplemental budget for the construction of a dialysis center in Barangay East Baluarte in Molo. Moreover, the Department of Health will donate four dialysis machines. “This project is one of our priorities to address the health needs and concerns of constituents,” states Iloilo City Mayor… Continue reading Iloilo City Approves Supplemental Budget for Dialysis Center

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Everything About Valentus Coffee

With the tagline 'your logical solution to weight management', Valentus seems to be taking the internet by storm. Have seen and heard this product numerous times – on social media and even by word of mouth. Also been invited to like various pages of Valentus resellers. Seems to me that Valentus is fast becoming a… Continue reading Everything About Valentus Coffee