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MANILA, Philippines Suspected Abu Sayyaf militants have freed three abducted aid workers in the southern Philippines after the government withheld anti-poverty funds, prompting an impoverished town to pressure the rebels to release the captives, officials said Wednesday.
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MANILA, Philippines The Department of Public Works and Highways is now waiting for a decision from Malacanang on the controversy surrounding the bidding of the Cavite-Laguna Expressway project.
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MANILA, Philippines CIMB Group Holdings Bhd, Malaysia's second largest lender, is keen on setting up a banking business in the Philippines as part of its growth strategy in Southeast Asia in anticipation of the ASEAN integration in 2015.
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MANILA, Philippines Manila Electric Co. has issued a warning against bogus payment centers after receiving several complaints from customers whose payments were not remitted or paid to the power utility.
MANILA, Philippines The total assets of the Social Security System reached an estimated P415 billion as of May 2014 on the back of a solid financial performance due to investments growth.
I could only pity the time, talent and treasure that has been put in its airport by both the government and the private sector.
A fisherman walks past anchored boats in a reflection of clouds from approaching Typhoon Matmo on the eastern coast of Keelung, northeastern Taiwan, Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
MANILA, Philippines The private sector is being urged to take on a bigger role in helping government prepare for disasters.
MANILA, Philippines The toll road project connecting the North and South Luzon expressways faces further delays due to legal issues raised by the Department of Justice .
Manila, Philippines -- LA REVOLUCION FILIPINA, one of Ballet Philippines ' landmark productions, returns to the Cultural Center of the Philippines ' Tanghalang Nicanor Abelardo from Friday, July 25 to Sunday, July 27, to kick off the ballet company's 45 th season, and to commemorate the 150 th birth anniversary of Philippine revolutionary hero ... (more)
MANILA, Philippines - Award-winning ex-bisexual local singer-songwriter, Jessie J , conquered Manila and performed for all her Filipino Heartbeats fans last July 14 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum, singing her hits including Do It Like a Dude, Laserlight, Domino, and ending the night by performing the all-time favorite, Price Tag.
MANILA, Philippines Twenty-eight people, including prominent activists and a retired Catholic bishop, filed an impeachment complaint Monday against Philippine President Benigno Aquino III for his implementation of a major economic stimulus program that the Supreme Court has declared partly unconstitutional.
MANILA, Philippines A noodle brand has taken the top spot as the country's most chosen consumer brand based on a ranking by Kantar Worldpanel.
The government has been pursuing massive infrastructure development in Central Luzon that aims to boost economic growth and progress in the region.
A cyclist passes damaged trees and an electricity post brought down by Typhoon Rammasun in Las Pinas city South of Manila, Philippines.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 10:42 am
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