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Reading old issues of Diario de Manila (1850-1851)

The Manila Times 29 Nov 2022
Taking advantage of the excellent collection of newspapers that the library of the University of Santo Tomás has digitized, I was reading with great pleasure the pages of the Diario de Manila, a newspaper that was published between December 1848 and June 1852 ... This was then the patron saint of Manila, as it was on Nov.

Local companies give back to the community on Christmas

Manila Standard 25 Nov 2022
Donating books and improving libraries ... The program has donated books and renovated libraries in designated public elementary schools in Metro Manila and other provincial areas, where it managed to maintain a presence ... Apart from their efforts to donate books and renovate public school libraries, Chinatrust Philippines Commercial Bank Corp.

Bucor to bury remains of 70 NBP inmates

Manila Standard 24 Nov 2022
said Thursday ... Justice Secretary Jesus Crispin Remulla confirmed today’s interment of the 70 deceased prisoners ... Meanwhile, workers on Friday recovered skeleton parts at a construction site inside the main office of the Department of Justice (DOJ) in Padre Faura, Manila. The bones were excavated at the former building where the library was located ... .

Hybrid research summit tackles culture for sustainable development

Manila Standard 23 Nov 2022
The Nayong Pilipino Foundation (NPF) officially opened its first hybrid Research Summit on November 22 at the National Library of the Philippines Auditorium in Manila as part of its 50th-anniversary celebration ...Noon, Nayon, Bukas. Pamana at Pagsibol ng Bagong Nayon.” ... (From left) Attorney Joyce Caigas, Doctor Jovertlee C ... ....

Doctor writes book on 'humorous' hospital experiences

The Manila Times 20 Nov 2022
There are also many stories on bickering residents, talking about their terrible seniors, and the advantage of that is that I have a captive audience," Liangco said during the media launch of his book at The Library Cafe at the Ramon Magsaysay Center in Manila on Saturday ... The book was launched last September at the Manila International Book Fair.

Sara underscores importance of libraries vs. misinformation

Manila Standard 04 Nov 2022
Vice President Sara Duterte graces the launch of the 32nd Library and Information Services Month today at the National Library in Ermita, Manila ... The Vice President recently spoke at the opening ceremony of the 32nd Library and Information Services Month in Manila, and said that ...

Libraries 'weapons' against misinformation – Sara

The Manila Times 04 Nov 2022
In her speech at the 32nd Library and Information Services Month at the National Library of the Philippines in Manila on Friday, November 4, Duterte said libraries provide information that is "real, accurate and correct.". "As a repository of knowledge, libraries play a crucial ...

Manila Science High School construction 65.20% complete

Manila Bulletin 22 Oct 2022
The construction of Manila Science High School is already 65.20 percent complete, the city government announced on Saturday, Oct ... of Manila.

The grand fiction of Ninotchka Rosca

The Manila Times 19 Oct 2022
Of this book, the writer said. "These stories were written on and off during the years 1975-1979, some in Manila, one in New York, and the others in Honolulu ... I remember going to the Special Collections of the Rizal Library at the Ateneo de Manila University as a graduate student in the late 1980s, to read this book that has since gone out of print.

MPT South launches 'Bayani Ka'

The Manila Times 01 Oct 2022
The activity book will be distributed to different elementary schools, Department of Social Welfare and Development children's centers and shelters for vulnerable youth, and public libraries in the host communities of MPT South in Metro Manila, Cavite and Laguna.

Pasig City launches Home Reading Library Program

The Philadelphia Inquirer 30 Sep 2022
MANILA, Philippines -- The city government of Pasig launched the Home Reading Library Program in the Tanghalang Rizal, Rizal High School on Friday.

Manila International Book Fair at 43

The Manila Times 19 Sep 2022
AFTER an absence of two years, the Manila International Book Fair (MIBF) returned to the SMX Convention Center at the Mall of Asia for its 43rd celebration ... But the historian and Ateneo de Manila University professor Ambeth Ocampo was still there, signing his books for five hours.

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