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  1. Pinoy candidates bare their platforms, take a stand on key issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Philipine Reporter

    Some of the Filipino-Canadians running in the upcoming municipal and federal polls recently presented their platforms and positions on some key issues that affect or concern the Filipino community in the Greater Toronto Area . Twelve candidates spoke at the Sept.

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  2. Shifting Private Sector Perspectives On Disaster Philanthropy In AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Forbes.com

    Last month, philanthropists gave with their hearts to help after the 6.3 magnitude earthquake in Yunnan Province, China, which claimed over 600 lives and affected 1.1 million people. This outpouring of support has become all too necessary for communities across Asia.

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  3. Mabini: 150 Years HenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Philipine Reporter

    May 13, 2003 marks the 100th death anniversary of Apolinario Mabini, known to Filipinos as "The Sublime Paralytic" and "The Brains of the Revolution." He was a brilliant thinker who used his pen in the service of the Filipino people's struggle for freedom in the age of new imperialism.

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  4. Adoption of orphans and abandoned children pushedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Weekend Balita

    Children hold plates on top of their heads against rainfall as they queue for free meals during Christmas celebrations at the town of Bislig, Tanauan in Leyte province, central Philippines December 24, 2013, a month after Typhoon Haiyan battered central Philippines. Super typhoon Haiyan reduced almost everything in its path to rubble when it swept ashore in the central Philippines on November 8, killing at least 6,069 people, leaving 1,779 missing and 4 million either homeless or with damaged homes.

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  5. Tanauan newborn's registration requires planting a treeRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | Philippines Today

    "A simple but worthy initiative" was the gist of Mayor Thony Halili's speech as he led the grand launch of Tanauan City Ordinance No. 2014-17 otherwise known as "A Tree for Every Newborn Baby of 2014" held Monday at the Tanauan Gymnasium 2 in this city.

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  6. Palace: Improved WEF ranking means PHL more open for businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Weekend Balita

    President Benigno S. Aquino III tours and inspects the Apolinario Mabini Museum to formally open the museum during the commemoration of the 150th Birth Anniversary of Apolinario Mabini at the Apolinario Mabini Shrine in Barangay Talaga, Tanauan City, Batangas on Wednesday . The modernized museum features Mabini's life and legacy, and historical artifacts which highlight Mabini's role in the Philippine-American war in 1899.

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  7. NDFP Tribute to Nila "Comrade Edna" MontesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | Indy Media

    The National Democratic Front of the Philippines-Eastern Visayas condoles with the family and friends of our dear Nila "Comrade Edna" Montes, who died of illness last August 15, 2014 while under the custody of the Government of the Philippines .

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  8. PHILIPPINES: New Rural Development Project to Benefit 2 Million Farmers and FisherfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | WebWire

    The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved a loan and grant financing package for rural infrastructure as well as small business and livelihood projects for farmers and fisherfolk in the Philippines.

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  9. PHILIPPINES: New Rural Development Project to BenefitRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved today a loan and grant financing package for rural infrastructure as well as small business and livelihood projects for farmers and fisherfolk in the Philippines.

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  10. Women: More problema after YolandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Inside Pcij

    THE STORM surges and strong winds have long been gone but people in areas hardest hit by super typhoon Haiyan last year still continue to rebuild their shattered lives.

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  11. Class supensions for Tuesday, Aug. 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    The University of Santo Tomas and University of the East suspended classes in all levels Tuesday due to rains.

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  12. Shimano Investing $34 Million in Bicycle Components Plant in PhilippinesRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Sporting Goods Business

    Shimano Inc announced its Singapore subsidiary will invest approximately $34 million to build a 260,000-square-foot manufacturing company in the Philippines to enhance production of bicycle components for emerging markets.

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  13. No CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | Manila Bulletin

    Hapag-Asa , the feeding program of the local Church, continues to intensify its campaign to help reduce malnutrition among Filipino children.

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  14. (Update) LPA continues to bring rains over Bicol region, Visayas, Mindanao until Tuesday -PAGASARead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Philippines Today

    Light to moderate rains are expected to prevail over the Bicol region, the Visayas and Mindanao in the next 24 hours due to the low pressure area hovering in Eastern Visayas, the state weather bureau said on Monday.

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  15. ILO's P7.375M livelihood project to benefit four Leyte townsRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2014 | Philippines Today

    Some 700 workers from four towns of Leyte are slated to benefit from the sustainable livelihoods though contour farming supported by the International Labour Organization through a P7.375 million fund from the government of Japan.

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  16. Binay seeks probe into hospitals turning down patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Weekend Balita

    Children hold plates on top of their heads against rainfall as they queue for free meals during Christmas celebrations at the town of Bislig, Tanauan in Leyte province, central Philippines December 24, 2013, a month after Typhoon Haiyan battered central Philippines.

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  17. Pope to Koreas: Avoid 'fruitless' shows of forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | SFGate

    Pope Francis laughs during a meeting of bishops at the headquarters of the Korean Episcopal Conference in Seoul on the first day of the pontiff's five-day visit.

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  18. PNoy countdown to end of term continuesRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    The daily countdown to the end of his term in 2016 continues despite President Aquino's declaration that he is open to Charter change that would allow him to seek reelection.

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  19. Philippines: Vocal DAP critic Bayan Muna Neri Colmenares also got P25M from fundRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | IndyMedia

    MANILA, Philippines-One of the most vocal critics of the Disbursement Acceleration Program in the House of Representatives was allocated the economic stimulus fund that the Supreme Court recently declared unconstitutional.

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  20. Salamat Dok is Typhoon Yolanda HeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    The 'Health Show ng Bayan', Salamat Dok, was recognized by the Department of Health last July 25, 2014 at The Heritage Hotel in Pasay City as one of the agency's unsung heroes for its selfless efforts to help Typhoon Yolanda victims.

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