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  1. Beckham's influence grows as former soccer star turns 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | KNDO

    FILE - In this Friday, March 20, 2015 file photo, David Beckham poses for the photographers during a presentation of his collaboration with a fashion clothing brand, in Madrid. Beckham turns 40 on Saturday May 2, ... .

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  2. ILLAM batters dominate PH SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | ABS-CBN News

    ILLAM stamped its class in the centerpiece Little League Baseball and Softball divisions and annexed the Big League Baseball diadem as well to lead the champions in the Philippine Series that ended over the weekend in Iloilo City. The ILLAM boys routed holder Tanauan, 11-1, to wrest the majors crown and earn the right to represent the Phl to the LLB Asia Pacific Series.

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  3. FPIP supports resurgence of manufacturing industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | South China Morning Post

    In 2013, the Philippines was struck by Super Typhoon Haiyan, a category 5 tropical cyclone. Amid the devastation and destruction, the Philippine economy recorded a 7.2 per cent growth and was the second-fastest growing economy in Southeast Asia that year.

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  4. Mabini statue set to be unveiled: Vandalism won't delay park opening, mayor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Pacific Daily News

    A recently vandalized statue of a Filipino revolutionary is set to be unveiled in Asan in early July, according to Asan-Maina Mayor Joana Blas.

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  5. Mabini statue set to be unveiled: Vandalism won't delay park opening, mayor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Pacific Daily News

    Press conference: Asan-Maina Mayor Joana Blas describes plans for a village park playground at a press conference in Asan, yesterday. The playground is part of a package deal that accompanies a controversial statue that was recently vandalized in the park.

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  6. Pag-Ibig steps up housing loan info drive in GuiuanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Sun-Star

    State-run Pag-Ibug Fund has stepped up housing loan program information drive in this town to help cooperative members avail themselves of the new financing scheme for disaster victims. Around a hundred members of the Guiuan Savers Entrepreneur Credit Cooperative attended the said briefing as they were oriented about the Home Rehabilitation/Reconstruction Loan .

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  7. FPHC profit surges 140% to P5.6B in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Manila Bulletin

    First Philippine Holdings Corporation said its net income rose 140 percent to P14.6 billion in 2014, with P5.6 billion attributable to the equity holders of the parent. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange, FPHC executive vice president Francis Giles Puno said the hike is mainly due to 14 percent increase in revenues, citing higher sales from electricity and contracts and services.

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  8. Eaton opens second plant in PHLRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Philippines Today

    Irish power management firm Eaton has opened its second manufacturing facility in the Philippines that will cater to its electrical business. Eaton expands to another 29,000-square meter land in Tanauan City, Batangas which will produce electrical power management products such as uninterruptable power supply products for global markets.

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  9. UNICEF prepares for Typhoon MaysakRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Scoop

    The Philippines is bracing for Super Typhoon Maysak as it enters the country's area of responsibility this Lenten week. According to latest reports, Maysak is located at 1,280 km east of Guiuan, Eastern Samar .

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  10. Typhoon Maysak Heads Towards PhilippinesRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Chosun Ilbo

    The Philippines put troops on alert on Wednesday and prepared food and medical supplies as it warned residents and tourists along its eastern coasts to be ready for a super typhoon expected to land some time in the next 72 hours. Typhoon Maysak is currently a category five storm -- the highest rating -- hovering over the Pacific Ocean with winds gusting as high as 250 km per hour .

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  11. Typhoon Maysak heads towards central PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | ABC News

    The Philippines has put troops on alert and prepared food and medical supplies as it warned residents and tourists along its eastern coast to be ready for a super typhoon which is expected to make landfall in the next 72 hours. Typhoon Maysak has swept across the north-western Pacific, killing at least five people in the Federated States of Micronesia .

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  12. Pagasa: Summer is hereRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Sun-Star

    DESPITE Typhoon Maysak, which is moving toward the country, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration declared that summer has officially started. In its weather advisory through acting administrator Vicente B. Malano, the weather bureau announced the "termination of northeast monsoon," as it has monitored a significant increase in daily temperature in most parts of the country.

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  13. 'Chedeng' weakens but still a threat to PH - PAGASARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    Tropical cyclone "Maysak" may have slightly weakened but it still poses a threat to the Philippines, state weather bureau PAGASA warned on Wednesday afternoon. Maysak, which will be named Chedeng once it enters the Philippine area of responsibility either late Wednesday evening or early Thursday morning, was packing maximum sustained winds of 190 kilometers per hour and gustiness of up to 225 kph.

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  14. PAGASA officially declares onset of dry or summer season in PHLRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Philippines Today

    Despite with the incoming typhoon in the country, Filipinos can now expect warmer days ahead as the Philippinem Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration on Wednesday officially declared the onset of the dry or summer season. In an interview, PAGASA weather forecaster Shelley Ignacio said the "cold" northeast monsoon has ended and the high-pressure area , which is the opposite of a low pressure area , will be the dominant weather systems in the country.

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  15. Typhoon hurtles toward central Philippines, tourists warnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | AlertNet

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  16. 'Maysak' weakens but still poses threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Sun-Star

    Typhoon "Maysak" , which is still outside the country's territory as of 5 p.m. Wednesday, has weakened further but weather forecasters warned the public to be on alert, as it still poses threat to the Philippines. In a press briefing Wednesday afternoon, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said it might raise warning signals in Bicol and Samar within 24 hours as Maysak is moving closer to the country.

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  17. Typhoon nears PH as country breaks for holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    The Philippines put troops on alert on Wednesday and prepared food and medical supplies as it warned residents and tourists along its eastern coasts to be ready for a super typhoon expected to land some time in the next 72 hours. Typhoon Maysak is currently a category five storm - the highest rating - hovering over the Pacific Ocean with winds gusting as high as 250 km per hour .

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  18. Typhoon heads towards central Philippines as country breaks for holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Thanh Nein News

    The Philippines put troops on alert on Wednesday and prepared food and medical supplies as it warned residents and tourists along its eastern coasts to be ready for a super typhoon expected to land some time in the next 72 hours. Typhoon Maysak is currently a category five storm - the highest rating - hovering over the Pacific Ocean with winds gusting as high as 250 km per hour .

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  19. Typhoon heads towards central Philippines as country breaks for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | AlertNet

    A man stands inside a house destroyed by Typhoon Haiyan, in Tacloban January 15, 2015. The central province of Leyte is still struggling to recover from Typhoon Haiyan which killed 6,300 people in 2013.

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  20. 'Chedeng' to hit Luzon this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    PAGASA said Maysak, still categorized by the state weather bureau as a typhoon, is expected to the enter the Philippine area of responsibility between Wednesday evening and Thursday morning, at which point it will be named ''Chedeng''. PAGASA weather division chief Esperanza Cayanan said Maysak was 5 kilometers per hour shy of becoming categorized as a ''super typhoon''.

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