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Filipino writer from Negros published again in Spain

The Manila Times 14 Jun 2021
Most of the books were actually printed in Manila, and they belong today to the distinguished Filipiniana collection of the library of the Instituto Cervantes in Intramuros ... She grew up speaking Bisaya and Spanish, and went to Manila to study at St.
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Palawan State U, US Embassy launch 15th American Corner in Puerto Princesa

The Manila Times 09 Jun 2021
With the new AC Puerto Princesa, Roskamp said the US Embassy's Public Affairs Section maintains 16 American Spaces, including the AC Manila housed on US Embassy grounds, and 15 ACs across the Philippines in partner universities. He said American Spaces in the Philippines date back to 1945 with the opening of the first US Library in Manila.
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Community library in Bacoor encourages out-of-school kids to appreciate books

Manila Bulletin 04 Jun 2021
BACOOR CITY, Cavite – Out-of-school children in Barangay Habay 1 discovered a new appreciation for books, thanks to a community library organized by award-winning author Beverly “Bebang” Wico-Siy. Beverly Wico Siy / Facebook / MANILA BULLETIN ... Beverly Wico Siy / Facebook / MANILA BULLETIN ... Beverly Wico Siy / Facebook / MANILA BULLETIN.
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Forget Art and Gems, Thieves Make Discreet Millions at the Library

The Daily Beast 30 May 2021
What’s even more shocking is that this is not the first time that important and valuable pieces of history have been stolen from a national archive, prominent library, or museum and ended up on the block at a prominent auction house ... from the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh.
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Britain acquires Hawking's properties

The Manila Times 28 May 2021
London's Science Museum and the Cambridge University library said on Wednesday (Thursday in Manila) they have ...
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Youth group creates community library in Malate, Manila

Manila Bulletin 28 Apr 2021
Youth group Lahat ng Bata set up its own community library to offer free and easy access to books for children in the community. COMMUNITY LIBRARY—Youth group Lahat ng Bata created its own version of a community library to offer free and easy access to books for children in the community located in Pag-asa St. Zapanta, Singalong, Malate, Manila.
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Community library pops up in QC

Manila Bulletin 20 Apr 2021
Taking inspiration from the Maginhawa community pantry, a freelance writer put up a community library in Quezon City ... “He was a voracious reader so I thought of making a library that is named after him, Larry,” Zaragosa told the Manila Bulletin ... Riddled with doubts, Zaragosa thought the community library wouldn’t be successful.
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Un poquito: Why Pinoys do not speak Spanish

Manila Bulletin 16 Apr 2021
There were the Spaniards, the Americans, and then the Japanese—oh, and you might want to add the British who were in Manila for a couple of years, just for good measure ... A Spanish mestizo family in the Philippines (National Library of Spain) ... (National Library of the Philippines).
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Philippines closes churches and bans indoor dining

Straits Times 22 Mar 2021
Around half of the active cases are in Metro Manila - home to some 13 million people ... The government on Sunday imposed more restrictions around Metro Manila ... The government has already shut down cinemas, gaming arcades, museums, public libraries and driving schools, and imposed a curfew across Metro Manila.
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Philippines Reports Record Daily Virus Cases

The National Herald 19 Mar 2021
MANILA, Philippines ... Among businesses being suspended from Friday to April 4 were movie houses, video game arcades, driving schools, libraries, along with museums, cultural centers and some tourist attractions in metropolitan Manila and other key cities under a general quarantine.
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Philippines records daily high of more than 7,100 corona infections

Hong Kong Standard 19 Mar 2021
Manila’s economy has been hit by one of the ... Other businesses and activities being suspended from Friday to April 4 were driving schools, libraries, museums, cultural centers and some tourist attractions in metropolitan Manila and other key cities under a general quarantine.
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The Latest: Denmark loosens restrictions for schools, groups

Odessa American 19 Mar 2021
MANILA, Philippines ... Among businesses being suspended from Friday to April 4 were movie houses, video game arcades, driving schools, libraries, along with museums, cultural centers and some tourist attractions in metropolitan Manila and other key cities under a general quarantine.
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The Latest: WHO backs use of AstraZeneca vaccine for virus

Odessa American 19 Mar 2021
MANILA, PhilippinesThe Philippines reported its highest daily jump in coronavirus cases Friday at more than 7,100 ... Other businesses and activities being suspended from Friday to April 4 were driving schools, libraries, museums, cultural centers and some tourist attractions in metropolitan Manila and other key cities under a general quarantine.
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The Latest: Philippines reports record daily virus cases

Odessa American 19 Mar 2021
MANILA, Philippines ... Among businesses being suspended from Friday to April 4 were movie houses, video game arcades, driving schools, libraries, along with museums, cultural centers and some tourist attractions in metropolitan Manila and other key cities under a general quarantine.
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