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Metrobank Initial Deposit

Metrobank Initial Deposit

The Following are Metrobank's Initial Deposit for the various deposit
products it offers.

Passbook Savings Account
      Passbook Savings - P10,000
      OFW - 0
      SSS Pensioner - P100
      US Pensioner  - P500

Metrobank ET Savings Account
      Savings - P2,000
      OFW     - 0
      SSS Pensioner - P100

MetroDollar Savings Account
US $500

Fun Savers Club
P500 - fun savers club peso
$100 - fun savers club dollar

Other Foreign Currency Savings Account 


Japanese Yen

Selected Branches only

British Pound

Swiss Francs

Canadian Dollar

There are over 1,000 Metrobank ATM machine in the entire Philippines.
There are more than 2,600 Bancnet ATM in the entire Philippines.

Disclaimer: For Information purposes only
                      Taken from the Metrobank Website.

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Metrobank Passbook Account

Metrobank Passbook Account

Metrobank Passbook Account is an interest-bearing deposit account
which you keep track of through a personal passbook.

Initial Deposit Required

Maintaining Balance Required

Balance To Earn Interest

Interest Per Year

Service Fee For Metrobank Passbook Savings Account Below Minimum
Monthly Average Daily Balance (ABD) - for 2 (Two) consecutive months

Other Metrobank Deposit Savings Account Products
1. Metrobank ET Savings Account
2. MetroDollar Savings Account
3. Other Foreign Currency Savings Account
4. Fun Savers Club

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Best Philippine Bank To Open A Savings AccountWhich Is Better BPI or BDO?

SSS Paternity Leave Form

SSS Paternity Leave Form

Below are samples of Paternity leave Form

1. In the Philippines

Ateneo de Manila University
Human Resource Management Office


Employee Name: __________________________________________

Position Title / Rank:___________________Unit / Dept: ___________
Personnel Category:[ ]Faculty [ ]Staff [ ]Professional [ ]Admin. Officer

Wife's Name:   First Name   ______________Maiden Name  ________

Home Address:  ___________________________________________

This is to notify my employer that my wife is pregnant and is expected
to give  birth on (due date) ___________________________.This will
be her [ ] first   [ ] second   [ ] third   [ ] fourth  [ ] _______
delivery (counting all childbirths and miscarriages).

As supporting document(s). I have attached:
[ ]  photocopy of marriage contract (only for the Initial Notification)
[ ]  physician's certification as to expected date of deli…

Chemical Engineering Board Exam Reviewer

Chemical Engineering 
Board Exam Review Center

1. Manila Review Institute, Inc.

   Review Fees For Regular Program
   P14,952 - Cash
   P16,072 - Installment
   P3,920  - Reservation Fee. This will be deducted from the review
             fee once enrolled in the review program.

   Review Fees For Refresher Program
   P6,944 - Cash
   P2,800 - Reservation Fee. Deductible from the review fee once
            enrolled in the refresher program.

   How To Contact The Review Center
   1. By making a call
   2. By sending an e-mail
      [email protected]
   3. By personal visit
      3/F Consuelo Building, 929 Nicanor Reyes St.
      (formerly Morayta), Manila

2. Flores Chemical Engineering Review Center

   Review Fee - P9,000 - This is the year 2011 price. You may inquire
   below contact numbers for more details.

   How To Contact The Review Center
   1. By Personal Visit
      Rm 306 CDC Bldg. 2 (Colon corner Jakosalem Sts…

BDO ATM Requirements

BDO ATM Requirements

BDO ATM is a peso savings account offered by BDO in which you are
issued an ATM card to do banking transactions such as the following:
1. Withdraw funds from an ATM machine
2. Make Deposit to an ATM machine
3. Make balance inquiry from an ATM machine

The Minimum Initial Deposit to open a Peso ATM savings account without
passbook is P2,000.

The Minimum monthly average daily balance requirement is also P2,000.
You must maintain this amount to prevent the bank from charging you,
P300 for maintaining below minimum balance.

The Minimum balance to earn interest from your deposit is P5,000.

The Interest rate per year that you will earn from your deposit is

Interest earned will be subjected to 20% withholding tax.
So the P125 interest you earn in one year from your P5,000 deposit will
be subjected to a deduction of 20% tax.

With 857 and counting BDO ATM machines nationwide, you are assured
of 24 hour access to your account.

BDO ATM requirements to open an ATM saving…

Master Plumber Board Exam Result Middle East October 2014

Master Plumber Board Exam Result Middle East
October 2014

The Result of the Master Plumber Board Examination held in the
following places has been released.
1. Abu Dhabi, UAE
2. Al Khobar, KSA
3. Riyadh, KSA
4. Doha, Qatar

36 examinees out of 84 passed.

Fifty Seven (57) schools participated in the examination.

Don Honorio Ventura Technological State University has the most
number of examinees with five (5).

The Following are those who passed:

20.  LEJA…

BPI Savings Account Requirements

BPI ATM Requirements 2015

BPI Savings Account Opening Requirement
1. Submission of duly completed and executed account opening forms
      - the bank teller or bank personnel will give you this
      - fill the required information
2. Delivery of the initial deposit amount
      - For Express Teller Savings Account Deposit
      - Required initial deposit is P500
      - Required Minimum Monthly Balance is P3,000
      - Required Daily Balance to Earn Interest is P5,000
      - Interest Rate Per Year is 0.250%
3. Other supporting documents as may be prescribed by the Bank
      - 2 1X1 ID Picture but I advise you to bring passport size
        with you as its been 3 years ago when I opened an account.
      - Submit signature cards containing your specimen signatures
        or those of your authorized signatory(ies). To be provided
        by the bank.
4. Bring at least 2 ID Card. ID card such as drivers license or
   passport must not be expired.

Related: BPI Dollar Account


Aeronautical Engineer Board Exam Result November 2014

Aeronautical Engineer Board Exam Result
November 2014

The result of the November Aeronautical Engineers Board Examination
has been released.

Read: Aeronautical Engineer November 2015 Exam Result

Click here to view the lists of complete passers.

Out of 282 examinees, 132 passed.

Nine (9) Aeronautical School participated in the examination.

Two (2) Aeronautical School has a Zero (0) passing percentage.

PATTS College of Aeronautics has the most number of examinees with

The No.1 School is Holy Angel University with a passing percentage
of 100%. Thirteen (13) examinees out of thirteen (13) passed.

Gerome Mendoza Nagbuya of PATTS College of Aeronautics is the
Aeronautical Board Exam 1st Placer.

The following are the complete list of those who made it to the
Top Ten:

1st Placer - Gerome Mendoza Nagbuya
                     PATTS College of Aeronautics

2nd Placer - Joey Edison Villamor Fernando
                     MATS College of Technology

3rd Placer - Juan Lorenzo Cruz Ortega

Police Patrol Reviewer

Police Patrol Reviewer

1842 - the London Metropolitan Police established the first detective

Bobbies - British police.

Boston Police - first public police force established in 1631.

Bow Street Patrols - a small body of police in London who had been
organized in the mid-18th century by the novelist and magistrate
Henry Fielding and his half brother, Sir John Fielding.

Compurgation - also called Wager Of Law,  in early English law, method
of settling issues of fact by appeal to a type of character witness.

Egypt - the first policing organization was created in about 3000 BC.

Emperor Augustus - organized one of the earliest form of organized
policing in Rome in 7 BC. He divided the city of Rome into 14 regiones
(wards), each consisting of vici (precincts) overseen by vicomagistri,
who were responsible for fire protection and other administrative and
religious duties.

New Scotland Yard - the headquarters of the London Metropolitan Police.

New York Police - The first police department in th…

Special Crime Investigation Reviewer

Special Crime Investigation Reviewer
Definition of Terms

Definition of Terms

Admission - Any statement of fact made by a party which is against
his interest or unfavorable to the conclusion for which he contends
or inconsistent with the facts alleged by him.

AFIS - Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS) is a biometric
identification (ID) methodology that uses digital imaging technology
to obtain, store, and analyze fingerprint data.

Amateur Intermittent Offender - These types of robbers view themselves
as lifetime robbers and commits infrequent robbery offenses, often

Armed Robbery - This involves the use of weapons such as firearm, a
knife or other dangerous weapons.

Animus Lucrandi - means intent to gain, in Robbery.

Bienes Muebles - in Robbery, means personal property belonging
      to another.

Arrest - The legal taking of a person into a custody in order that
he may be bound to answer for the commission of an offense.    

Arrest Warrant - An order in writing issued…

Mineski Infinity Cyber Cafe Franchise

Mineski Infinity Cyber Cafe Franchise

Mineski Infinity is a Cyber Cafe. It started in 2008.

1. Gaming
2. Internet

Related: Icafebusiness Computer Franchise

What Makes Mineski Infinity different from other Internet Cafe?
1. Good Spacing
2. Well Designed Interiors
3. Well Secured Area
4. Latest Computer Hardware
5. Pro-Gaming Events
6. Attracts a Lot of People
7. Hardware and Industry Partner
8. Website and Social Media

Franchise Fee
5 (Five) million

Royalty Fee

Other Fees
1. System Wide Marketing - (three) 3%
2. Local Marketing - (one) 1%

Term of the Franchise
5 (five) years, renewable

Space Requirement
at least 140 square meter

Minimum Number of Computers
80 (eighty) computer units

Location Requirement
1. Densely Populated area
2. Around Colleges and Universities

Return of Investment (ROI)
18 (eighteen) to 24 (twenty four) months

Number of Branches Nationwide
16 (sixteen) and growing

Hours of Operation
24 (twenty four) hours

1. Mineski Infinity has CCTV
2. Mineski infinity has a…

Customs Broker Board Exam Result

Customs Broker Licensure Examination Result 2018

For the List of Successful Examinees, Click here

Customs Broker Board Exam Result November 2014

      Related: November 2015 Customs Board Exam Result

The result of the November 2014 Customs Broker Board Exam has been

Click here for the complete lists of those who passed.

1,480 took the Customs Broker Licensure Examination but only 644 passed.

66 Custom Broker School participated in the examination.

Jenny Rose Lajato Aguba of Lyceum of the Philippines University in
Batangas is the Board Exam Topnotcher.

The Following Customs Broker School Performed Well in the Examination
1. DMMA College of Southern Philippines
         Total Number of Examinees - 23
         Number of those who passed - 21
         Passing Percentage - 91.30%

2. Gordon College
         Total Number of Examinees - 31
         Number of those who passed - 27
         Passing Percentage - 87.10%

               James Albert Rivera Bernas - 10th Placer

BPI Advance Savings Account With Passbook

BPI Advance Savings Account 
With Passbook

BPI Advance Savings Account
Is an account that allows you to enjoy the interest of your deposit
ahead of time.

Fast Return On Savings Deposit
No need to wait, enjoy the benefits of your deposit sooner than
expected. Plus, get higher interest rates than a regular savings

Add Anytime and Earn in Advance
Reap from your account in advance every time you make a deposit.

Very Convenient
Keep tabs on your savings with a passbook or view your balances via

Required Initial Deposit

Required Minimum Monthly Balance

Required Daily Balance To Earn Interest

Interest Per Year
.750% for deposit of P100,000 to P999,999
1.5%  for deposit of 1 Million and Above

Note: For deposit of below P100,000 please inquire pesonally at any
          BPI (Bank of the Philippine Island) branch near you.

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Midwife Board Exam Result November 2014

Midwife Board Exam Result November 2014

The result of the November 2014 Midwife Board Exam has been released.

Click here for the complete lists of those who passed.

Read: November 2015 Midwife Board Exam Result

1,401 examinees passed out of 2,768.

The November 2014 Midwife Board Examination Topnotcher is
Hannah Grace Da-Ang Pugong of the University of the Philippines
School of Health and Science in Leyte.

Read: April 2015 Midwife Licensure Exam Topnotchers

286 Midwifery Schools participated in the examination .

The following are the lists of those who Top the examination.

1st Placer - Hannah Grace Da-Ang Pugong
2nd Placer - Francis Mae Manonggit Palangdosan
3rd Placer - Daryne Hoggang Bolla
4th Placer - Ma Luz Vitalicio Obin
                     Catanduanes State University - Virac

                     Lisette Grace Balgos Umadhay
                     West Visayas State University

5th Placer - Mary A…

Cynet Zone Gaming Franchise

Cynet Zone Gaming Franchise

Cynet Zone Gaming is an Xbox and Playstation gaming franchisor.

Franchise Fee
P3.6 million for 32 gaming consoles
P3.9 million for 36 gaming consoles

Related: I.T. Log Park Internet Franchise

Location Requirement
1. Mall
2. Cyber Zone and IT oriented areas
3. High foot traffic commercial location

Shop Size
50 to 70 square meters

What is included in the franchise fee?
1.  Use of Cynetzone Gaming trademark, name and logo
2.  Franchise Operation Manual
3.  Comprehensive and continuing training
4.  Start-up and pre-opening business guidance
5.  Architectural design and construction
6.  Marketing, Promotions and Advertising Support
7.  Refreshers on New Product and Services
8.  Ongoing Guidance on All Aspect of the Business
9.  Playstation 3 consoles
10. Xbox 360 consoles
11. Xbox 360 consoles with kinect sensor (depends on the package)
12. PS3 move and motion controller (depends on the package)
13. 23 inch samsung LCD full HD TVs
14. 37 inch LG LCD full HD TVs
15. 4…

Nitro Motorcycle Parts Franchise Business

Nitro Motorcycle Parts and Accessories

Nitro Motorcycle Parts Business Franchise is a low priced retailer
of motorcycle parts & accessories.

Franchise Fee

Franchise Term
5 (five) years

Related: Cynet Zone Gaming Franchise

What is Included in the Franchise Fee?
1. Training of franchisee/staff/mechanic
2. Use of business name
3. Continuing support (Marketing, Operations, Finance)
4. Assistance in construction
5. Copy of the Nitro operations Manual
6. Pre-opening to grand opening assistance
7. Tarpaulins and other advertising materials
8. Site selection assistance

Store Size Requirements
15 to 30 square meters

The franchisee fee does not include the initial content of the store
or the initial inventory.

Based on the experience of Nitro Motorcycle Parts, recovery of
investment is  approximately 1 year to 2 years.

Nitro Motorcycle Parts as a Franchisor offers credit term to its
franchisees with respect to the inventory of items for sale.

Ways of Contacting Nitro Motorcycle Parts

Scope Evidence


The rules of evidence shall be the same in all courts and in all
trials and hearings, except as otherwise provided by law or these

Classification of Evidence According to Form
1. Objective or Real Evidence
   directly addressed to the senses of the court and consist of
   tangible things exhibited or demonstrated in open court, in an
   ocular inspection, or at place designated by the court for its
   view or observation of an exhibition, experiment or demonstration.
   This is referred to as autoptic preference.
2. Documentary Evidence
   evidence supplied by written instruments or derived from
   conventional symbols, such as letters, by which ideas are
   represented on material substances.
3. Testimonial Evidence
   is that which is submitted to the court through the testimony or
   deposition of a witness.

Relevant Evidence 
evidence having any value in reason as tending to prove any matter
provable in an action. The test is the logical relation of the
evidentiary fact to the fact i…

Evidence Defined

Evidence Defined

Is the means, sanctioned by the rules of court, of ascertaining
in a judicial proceeding the truth respecting a matter of fact.

The mode and manner of proving competent facts in judicial
proceedings.(Bustos v. Lucero)

The result or effect of evidence. When the requisite quantum of evidence
of a particular fact has been duly admitted and given weight, the result
is called the proof of such fact.

Factum Probandum
The ultimate fact or the fact sought to be established.
Refers to proposition.

Factum Probans
Is the evidentiary fact or the fact by which the factum probandum is
to be established.
Materials which establish the proposition.

The law of evidence is fundamentally a procedural law.

In criminal cases, if the alteration of these rules may validly be
made applicable to cases pending at the time of such change, as the
parties to an action have no vested right in the rules of evidence.

In criminal cases, if the alteration of these rules of evidence
would fo…

Everything Online Internet Cafe Franchise

Everything Online Internet Cafe Franchise Business

Everything Online Services
1. Internet Access
      a. Games
      b. Internet Chat and E-mail
      c. Internet Surfing/Browsing
2. International Calling
3. Pre-Paid Load and Electronic Pin Station (gaming cards and Phone Cards)
4. Online Game
5. E-Learning and E-Review

Franchise Fee
      None, Upfront.
      P700 a month for one computer unit.
      P2000 a month maximum for more than 1 computer unit.

Related: Nitro Motorcycle Parts Franchise

Royalty fee

Space Required
With 1 to 3 square meters, you can already set-up a 1 to 2 computer.
In addition to these 1 to 2 computer, you can also sell e-load which
does not consume additional space.

Computer Maintenance
To be maintained by the franchisee if knowledgeable or employ a third
party computer serviceman accredited by Everything Online or otherwise.

What Is Included In The Computer Package?
1. Use of Everything Online Internet Cafe Plus trademark & logo.
2. PC Hardware (Redf…

Which is Better BPI or BDO

Which is Better BPI or BDO?

Most individuals need to open an ATM or Passbook savings account
deposit simply because of any of the following reasons:
1. They want to save for a rainy day
2. They want the SSS or GSIS to automatically deposit their pension
    to their savings deposit account.
3. They are managing a business and simply wants a savings account
    to manage their day to day money needs.
4. They are beneficiary of an ofw and needs a savings deposit account
     to receive money remittance from abroad.

In my town, we have two (2) large commercial bank. BPI and BDO.
When I opened a savings account deposit, I ask my self this question.

Which is better, BPI or BDO?

I inquired through their respective website and confirmed personally
through their branch office in my town and here is what I found out.

BPI offers the following Deposit Products

 BPI Advance Savings Account
              Required Initial Deposit - P100,000
              Required Minimum Monthly Balance - P100,000

Netopia Internet Cafe

Netopia Internet Cafe

Netopia is owned by Digital Paradise, Inc., a subsidiary of the
Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company.

Related: BC Websight Internet Cafe Franchise

Netopia offers the following services
1. Computer Gaming (Network Gaming)
2. Internet Surfing
3. E-Loading
4. Digital Printing
5. Desktop Publishing Services
6. Digital Online Advertising

Netopia franchise fee is P300,000. But it may be less or more than
that amount, depending on the number of computer units operated.

Well learned individual in the Internet cafe business states that aside
from the franchise fee, prospective franchise applicant must have a
starting capital of 2 to 4 million pesos for investment in computers
and lease for the shop if applicant do not have one.

Royalty fee is at least 4% of the gross sale, royalty fee depends
on the number of computer unit operated.

Aside from the royalty fee, an advertising fee equivalent to 1% of
the gross sale is also required of the franchisee.

The life of the fr…