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49 min ago | ABS-CBN News

San Miguel, Lucio Tan in talks over PAL stakes

MANILA, Philippines San Miguel Corp. on Monday confirmed that it is in talks with the Lucio Tan group in relation to ownership of flag carrier Philippine Airlines .

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14 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

Philippines welcomes its 100 millionth citizen

MANILA, Philippines >> Philippine officials welcomed the birth Sunday of their country's 100 millionth citizen with a cake, hope and concerns about how their poor Southeast Asian nation can help ensure a decent life for its swelling population.

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22 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

Traffic builds up in NLEX amid INC celebration

MANILA, Philippines Traffic is building up at the North Luzon Expressway anew as members of Iglesia ni Cristo begin their trip home following their 100th anniversary celebrations in Ciudad de Victoria in Bocaue, Bulacan.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

ABS-CBN News

PH population hits 100 million

MANILA, Philippines The Philippines celebrated the birth of the country's "symbolic" 100 millionth baby when, at around 12:35 a.m. Sunday morning, baby girl Kessmet was born at the Doctor Jose Fabella Memorial Hospital in Metro Manila.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

ABS-CBN News

How Pinay who didn't go to school became a millionaire

MANILA, Philippines Life's hardships pushed a Filipina entrepreneur beyond her limits, and challenged her to pursue the dreams she had as a child.

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The Philipine Reporter

Amazon bestseller book by Fil-Canadian American to be launched in Vancouver

The #1 book on Amazon's Parenting and Adult-Child Relationships category was written by a Filipina-Canadian-American who enjoys juggling her thriving career and growing family, fundraising for Filipino community events and promoting work-family balance for women.

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ABS-CBN News

SM urges Philippine firms: Think global

MANILA, Philippines SM Investments Corp. is urging Philippine companies to maximize opportunities that may arise from the ASEAN integration in 2015.

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ABS-CBN News

Batangas port volumes up 254 pct in H1

MANILA, Philippines Container volume at the Batangas Container Terminal grew by as much as 254 percent as of the second quarter of 2014, sustaining its momentum from a strong first quarter.

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ABS-CBN News

SSS members urged to use mobile text service

MANILA, Philippines The Social Security System is urging its members to use the Text-SSS service, which allows users to check the status of their contributions, loan payments and benefit claims.

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ABS-CBN News

LRTA Board OKs awarding of LRT extension to MPIC, Ayala

MANILA, Philippines After several delays, the Light Rail Transit Authority has approved the awarding of the P65 billion Light Rail Transit Line 1 Cavite extension project to the tandem of Metro Pacific Investments Corp. and Ayala Corp. LRTA spokesperson Atty.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Court case vs Maynilad, Manila Water seen to scare off investors

The petition filed before the Supreme Court seeking to void the concession agreements of state-owned water regulator Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System with Manila Water Co.

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ABC News

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Patients of Larco Herrera Psychiatric Hospital perform in their own Peruvian Independence Day parade on hospital grounds, in Lima, Peru, July 23, 2014.

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ABS-CBN News

Manila Water says complaints vs payment center settled

MANILA, Philippines Manila Water Co. Inc. said the complaints lodged against the Expresspay branch in Barangay Wawa, Taguig have already been settled by its accredited payment center ECPay.

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ABS-CBN News

Thousands of brokers, importers risk losing BOC accreditation

MANILA, Philippines With only a week left before the deadline, thousands of importers and brokers have yet to apply for a clearance certificate from the Bureau of Internal Revenue .

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ABS-CBN News

BCDA to bid out lot in Villamor Air Base

MANILA, Philippines The Bases Conversion and Development Authority is set to bid out a 5,000-square meter lot in the Villamor Air Base area.

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ABS-CBN News

RFM H1 income up 10 pct

MANILA, Philippines Food and beverage company RFM Corporation saw an increase in its net income for the first half of the year on the back of improved sales.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Boston.com

Typhoon Rammasun

Rammasun hit China late last week with winds up to 130 miles per hour -- the strongest typhoon to hit the country in four decades.

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The Charlotte Observer

Abu Sayyaf militants free anti-poverty workers

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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ABS-CBN News

DPWH waiting for Palace decision on CALAX bid controversy

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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ABS-CBN News

Malaysia's CIMB eyes banking business in PH

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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