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Philippines lacks 106,000 nurses, DOH says

MANILA — The Philippines lacks around 106,000 nurses, the Department of Health said Thursday, amid “migration” of health workers in search of better opportunities. The health department wants the country to retain the 7,000...


Pagcor: POGO not linked to illegal online games

Pagcor chairman and chief executive officer Alejandro Tengco issued the statement following the recent arrests of Chinese citizens and other foreigners allegedly involved in illegal online games.The Star / File MANILA, Philippines — The...

Boxing’s Olympic future under fresh scrutiny 0

Boxing’s Olympic future under fresh scrutiny

Coralie Febvre and Diane Falconer in Paris, Agence France-Presse The International Olympic Committee’s patience with boxing’s troubled governing body looks to be wearing thin following “disturbing developments” at the IBA’s extraordinary congress last weekend....