Inside Manila Daily News Roundup (Monday-April 17, 2017)

Darryl Esguerra
PUBLISHED April 18, 2017 03:06 pm

(Inside Manila) These are the latest news and updates Inside Manila has gathered in the last 24 hours:

Duterte brings home $925 Million deals and investment from Middle East
President Rodrigo Duterte has secured around $925-million or more than P45-billion deals from the investment sectors of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Qatar. This development is expected to yield over 21,000 jobs in the next five years. The President also brought home more than 140 undocumented OFWs which were given amnesty by the Saudian government.

PNP chief says Holy Week is 'generally peaceful' amid Bohol clash
Despite a fierce gun fight between elements of Abu Sayyaf Group and government forces in Bohol, this year's commemoration of the Holy Week was "generally peaceful" according Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Director General Ronald Dela Rosa.

Kim Domingo remains unfazed in search of her biological father
Kapuso “Pantasya ng Bayan” Kim Domingo’s search for her father won’t end anytime soon as unfortunately, her thorough search in social media didn’t end up to any leads.



What Else Can You Do at the 39th MIBF Aside From Buying Books?

Book hoarders couldn't be any happier when the 39th Manila International Book Fair (MIBF) was first announced.