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Philippine Divorce Law Refiled

Philippine Divorce Law Refiled. Opposition representative from Albay, Edcel Lagman, refiled his proposed bill instituting absolute divorce in the Philippines. Again.

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Bacolod Police Bust 95 Peso Gambling Ring

Yeah, 95 pesos. About two bucks. That’s what Bacolod City police confiscated from four young men around 1 a.m. Friday morning, June 21. Their crime?…

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How Safe is the Philippines after Elections Shuts out Opposition Senators?

It was a shutout. A big, fat, zero goose egg for President Duterte’s critics. Furthermore, not since 1947 have any opposition senators failed to gain…

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2019 Philippine Peso Plummet Predicted: P58

Rappler.com reports that a London-based research firm, Capital Economics, has a dire prognostication for the Philippine’s currency. 2019 Philippine Peso Plummet Predicted: P58. While a…

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Proposed Philippine Divorce Bill Unlikely to Become Law

I have some advice for those hoping a proposed Philippine divorce bill passed by the Philippine House will become the law of the land in…

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Despite Increased Risk, Sister-in-Law Stays in Kuwait

The Crusty Old Expat was saddened to hear of the torture and death of a Filipina, a domestic helper in Kuwait, who was from Sara,…

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American growing marijuana busted; Guimaras next PDEA target?

A November 26, 2017 Panay News article reported Philippine antidrug officers pounced on an alleged pot plantation in San Enrique, Iloilo.  45-year-old American national Ryan…

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How to Get Killed in the Philippines in 5 Easy Steps

I’ve lived in the Philippines with my awesome asawa for over eight years. My only duties involve boiling hot water for our coffee and tea…

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Road Repaired! A Big Thanks to Guimaras Governor Gumarin

Our muddy road, replete with ruts deeper than Bill Gates’ pockets, has finally been restored to drive-able conditions. “Road Repaired! A Big Thanks to Guimaras…

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10 Best Reasons to Never Visit Guimaras, Philippines

I’ve lived in the Philippines with my Filipina wife for over eight years now. We’ve spent six of those years on a tiny island province…

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Conclusion: Dog Dispute Delivers Dispatch from Barangay Captain

Hang on, boys and girls. It’s the “Conclusion: Dog Dispute Delivers Dispatch from Barangay Captain.” One of our neighbors had filed a complaint at our…

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