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Heavyweights highlights this year’s TFT Awards

An educator with four doctorate degrees.  An expert who handles the IT operations of a government entity. Another IT expert who oversees the security of an international bank. An engineer who has seen action with CNN in covering news. This, not to mention a top brass...
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Greenhills Shopping Center to undergo major face-lift worth P60B

The country’s biggest ‘tiangge’, Greenhills Shopping Center, that carries the widest variety of great finds is currently undergoing a major face-lift, with multi-phase redevelopment. The ultimate benchmark for value shopping will soon be a large retail-based center...
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‘PH no longer sick man of Asia’, says NEDA chief

The Philippines is no longer the “sick man of Asia” as the country’s growth has sustained its momentum, Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia on Tuesday said. Speaking before government officials and other stakeholders for the launch of the Philippine...
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WATCH: Emirates’ passengers go nuts over Ryan Cayabyab’s ‘Da Coconut Nut’ song

Seventy-five members of a US student choir entertained plane passengers of an Emirates Airline flight with their rendition of a famous novelty song composed by renowned Filipino musician Maestro Ryan Cayabyab.   Amused with the impromptu gig, passengers and the plane...
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Dh1 = Ph14

The peso recently slid to its lowest level against the dirham in 10 years at Ph13.86 and  industry experts say this trend will continue for months, hitting the Ph14 mark “anytime.” But while most overseas Filipino workers may be jubilant about this due to the expected...
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Heavyweights highlights this year’s TFT Awards

An educator with four doctorate degrees.  An expert who handles the IT operations of a government entity. Another IT expert who oversees the security of an international bank. An engineer who has seen action with CNN in covering news. This, not to mention a top brass...

Heavyweights highlights this year’s TFT Awards

An educator with four doctorate degrees.  An expert who handles the IT operations of a government entity. Another IT expert who oversees the security of an international bank. An engineer who has seen action with CNN in covering news. This, not to mention a top brass...
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Heavyweights highlights this year’s TFT Awards

Heavyweights highlights this year’s TFT Awards

An educator with four doctorate degrees.  An expert who handles the IT operations of a government entity. Another IT expert who oversees the security of an international bank. An engineer who has seen action with CNN in covering news. This, not to mention a top brass...

Greenhills Shopping Center to undergo major face-lift worth P60B

Greenhills Shopping Center to undergo major face-lift worth P60B

The country’s biggest ‘tiangge’, Greenhills Shopping Center, that carries the widest variety of great finds is currently undergoing a major face-lift, with multi-phase redevelopment. The ultimate benchmark for value shopping will soon be a large retail-based center...

‘PH no longer sick man of Asia’, says NEDA chief

‘PH no longer sick man of Asia’, says NEDA chief

The Philippines is no longer the “sick man of Asia” as the country’s growth has sustained its momentum, Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia on Tuesday said. Speaking before government officials and other stakeholders for the launch of the Philippine...

Dh1 = Ph14

Dh1 = Ph14

The peso recently slid to its lowest level against the dirham in 10 years at Ph13.86 and  industry experts say this trend will continue for months, hitting the Ph14 mark “anytime.” But while most overseas Filipino workers may be jubilant about this due to the expected...

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Only sender’s relatives can receive balikbayan boxes -Customs

The Bureau of Customs just released a memorandum order that can make sending packages home more burdensome for overseas Filipino workers (OFWs). Customs Memorandum Order 04-2017 states that starting August 1, only the relatives of the sender will be allowed to receive...

Dubai aims to be world’s most PWD-friendly city

Public buildings and city facilities in Dubai will transform to be more disabled-friendly by 2020, making the emirate more accessible for everybody. Dubai’s Executive Council laid out a new emirate-wide, disabled-friendly code that applies to transport facilities,...

Woman caught smuggling 102 iPhones into China

A woman’s attempt to smuggle Apple gadgets into China by strapping them to her body was thwarted by custom officials on Tuesday, July 11. She was hiding 102 iPhones wrapped around her body and tried to enter the city of Shenzhen from Hong Kong. The custom officers...

2018 holidays in PH announced

Mark your calendars for long weekends as Malacañang announced on Wednesday the regular and special non-working holidays for 2018. President Rodrigo Duterte has signed Proclamation No. 269, declaring 18 holidays next year, perfect for a vacation or staycation with the...

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Heavyweights highlights this year’s TFT Awards

Heavyweights highlights this year’s TFT Awards

An educator with four doctorate degrees.  An expert who handles the IT operations of a government entity. Another IT expert who oversees the security of an international bank. An engineer who has seen action with CNN in covering news. This, not to mention a top brass...

Greenhills Shopping Center to undergo major face-lift worth P60B

Greenhills Shopping Center to undergo major face-lift worth P60B

The country’s biggest ‘tiangge’, Greenhills Shopping Center, that carries the widest variety of great finds is currently undergoing a major face-lift, with multi-phase redevelopment. The ultimate benchmark for value shopping will soon be a large retail-based center...

‘PH no longer sick man of Asia’, says NEDA chief

‘PH no longer sick man of Asia’, says NEDA chief

The Philippines is no longer the “sick man of Asia” as the country’s growth has sustained its momentum, Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia on Tuesday said. Speaking before government officials and other stakeholders for the launch of the Philippine...

Dh1 = Ph14

Dh1 = Ph14

The peso recently slid to its lowest level against the dirham in 10 years at Ph13.86 and  industry experts say this trend will continue for months, hitting the Ph14 mark “anytime.” But while most overseas Filipino workers may be jubilant about this due to the expected...

60,000 private sector workers in PH regularized

60,000 private sector workers in PH regularized

Over 60,000 private sector workers have been regularized since last year, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) reported on Wednesday. Labor Undersecretary Joel Maglunsod said a total of 63,721 individuals are regular employees in their respective companies....

TFT Lifestyle

5 most corrupt Asian countries

In his first State of the Nation Address (SONA), President Rodrigo Duterte vowed to fight against corruption in the government: Those who betrayed the people’s trust shall not go unpunished and they will have their day in Court." The Philippine government’s efforts...

Top UAE banks are looking for you

The banking industry remains steady in the UAE despite the global decline in financial institutions’ profitability. This shows that the banking industry could remain a primary option for jobseekers in the country. The Filipino Times seeks to make it easy for...

These engineering firms in the UAE are hiring

Engineering sector has long been deemed as one of the pillars of UAE’s economy. This is evident in the country’s Instagrammable skyscrappers. The Filipino Times has made job hunting easier for aspiring engineers. Here’s a compilation of latest engineering jobs in the...

iPhone 8 price watch: can you afford it?

Months away from the launch of Apple’s much-anticipated iPhone 8, this phone brand’s lovers should start to contemplate on whether they want an upgrade or just settle with their current units. Apple watcher and developer John Gruber said the entry-level version of...

Latest jobs in the UAE

Aim Fresh Supermarket, a grocery shop that sells Filipino products, is looking for the following: Male and Female Cashiers Male Shelf Merchandiser Delivery Boys Cleaners Support Staff Aim Fresh Supermarket is located in Al Rigga, Deira ===== Mission Control X, an...

LOOK: Employers surprise Pinay DH on her birthday

For overseas Filipino workers (OFWs), entering the boarding gates at airports signals the start of missing important events in the lives of their loved ones’ lives or celebrating milestones alone or not celebrate at all. OFWs in the UAE know this. The idea of...

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Choreographer stops mid-dance to propose to girlfriend

It was supposed to be just another regular dance class at Los Angeles’ Millennium Dance Complex on Wednesday, June 12. Little did everyone know, an epic marriage proposal was about to happen on the dance floor. Los Angeles-based choreographer Phil Wright added a few...

‘Pinoy Aquaman’ makes waves anew in Bohol

Ingemar “Pinoy Aquaman” Macarine is making waves after accomplishing his latest open water swimming challenge on Sunday. He made his way to Cabilao Island in Bohol from Cebu to promote the tourism and marine environment conservation of the two provinces. The swim to...

Is Daniel Padilla the next leading man for Liza Soberano in Darna?

Liza Soberano’s manager Ogie Diaz denied rumors that the actress will be paired with top-billed teen actor Daniel Padilla in the upcoming Darna movie. In a Facebook post, Diaz posted the link of the news that the two artists will temporarily say goodbye to their...

Kakai Bautista gets candid over ‘breakup’ with Arron Villaflor

After parting ways with actor Arron Villaflor early last year, Kakai Bautista opens up about their past relationship and the current state of heart. The comedianne, who is gearing up for her upcoming performance at Resorts World Manila’s Live, Love, Laugh show this...

9-year Fil-Am earns ‘golden buzzer’ on America’s Got Talent

A nine-year-old Filipina singer stole the show once again on ‘America’s Got Talent’, proving that Filipino singers are truly the best in the world. Angelica Hale from Atlanta, Georgia returned to the AGT stage on Wednesday and delivered a powerful performance of...

Erich Gonzales declines Xian Gaza’s coffee date proposal

Earlier this month, businessman Xian Gaza asked his celebrity crush out on a date via a billboard advertisement in Morayta. The object of his affection, actress Erich Gonzales, finally reveals her answer to the coffee date proposal after consulting her family and...

Pinoy newly-wed couple proves that ‘love doesn’t measure’

Researches show that being short can increase feelings of inferiority and incompetence. In terms of work salary, some findings tell that shorter people get lesser than what tall men get. And in terms of relationship, it is thought that short men have a hard time...

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