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  1. Philippines feels force of China travel warningRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... time". In its advisory, the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs cited a "worsened security situation in the Philippines" that may see Chinese nationals targeted. It followed an alleged bomb plot against the Chinese embassy, the kidnapping of an ...

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  2. Philippine leader: Murder case won't harm US tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Newsday

    Philippine President Benigno Aquino III said Monday that a murder investigation focused on a U.S. Marine should have no bearing on the two countries' relations, while U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Washington seeks no "special privilege" for the suspect but only protection of his rights. MANILA, Philippines - -- Philippine President Benigno Aquino III said Monday that a murder investigation focused on a U.S. Marine should have no bearing on the two countries' relations, while U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Washington seeks no "special privilege" for the suspect but only protection of his rights.

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  3. New Zealand Trader Awarded Huge Compensation By Court For An Unfair Contract On Banana ExportsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | International Business Times

    A New Zealand-based trading company has been awarded a hefty $450,000 compensation by the court, from a supplier of Philippines bananas, which were meant to be exported to . The deal went sour despite good samples and the quality was substandard and the exporting company suffered monetary loss and reputation.

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  4. Changing lives in post-disaster PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Asian Pacific Post

    For several days in November 2013, the world watched in horror how Mother Nature unleashed its fury over the hapless areas of the Visayas, the middle sets of islands in the Philippines. While Supertyphoon "Yolanda" , left death, sickness and despair, it brought out a silver lining.

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  5. Group turns over school facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... the classrooms and day care centers will benefit a total of 11,300 children. The League of Municipalities of the Philippines-Cebu chapter and the International Labor Organization (ILO) helped in the repair and construction of classrooms in Sta. Fe, ...

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  6. San Miguel outlasts Rain or ShineRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines San Miguel Beer turned back a strong fourth-quarter fightback by the shorthanded Rain or Shine to hack out an 87-79 win at the PBA Philippine Cup on Tuesday. The Beermen were ahead for most part of the game, but needed a finishing kick in the final period when the Elasto Painters threatened to take over.

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  7. I, Too, Cry Justice for JenniferRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    Protesters shout 'Justice for Jennifer' during a rally at the U.S. Embassy in Manila on Thursday. Police in the Philippines filed murder charges on Wednesday against a U.S. Marine over the death of a transgender Filipino he met in a bar outside the former U.S. naval base at Subic Bay.

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  8. Group calls for vigilance on journalist slay caseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE National Union of Journalists of the Philippines called on the media and the public to remain vigilant despite the surrender of former Davao del Sur governor Douglas Cagas Monday. Cagas is one of accused in the murder of newspaper man Nestor Bedolido who was shot dead in Digos City.

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  9. Farmers from Northern MindanaoRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    CAGAYAN DE ORO. Farmers from the different places in Northern Mindanao march on the streets here again on Tuesday's National Peasants Day to press their demands for a genuine land reform program in the country. (Joey P. Nacalaban)

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  10. Military flags down farmers for 'safety...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... 23-hectare lot in Upper Puerto is owned by a private company. Sr. Fam Somogod, of the Rural Missionaries of the Philippines (RMP), said the support they have extended to the peasants in the region has been ongoing. Among the assistance the tillers ...

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  11. Binay overstaying as Boy Scout prexyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Former Makati Vice-Mayor Ernesto Mercado, the principal whistleblower against Vice-President Jejomar Binay recently disclosed the latter is "overstaying" as president of the Boy Scout of the Philippines or BSP. Mercado, in a statement, said that Binay is the longest-serving president of the BSP, having been first elected to the scouting movement in 1994.

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  12. Think tank names Cebu Pacific - Low-Cost Carrier of the Year'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... Tigerair group, and its ability to adapt as competition intensifies. It was also able to turn around Tigerair Philippines, which is now also profitable. "The Cebu Pacific team is honored to be recognized by Capa. We will continue to approach growth ...

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  13. PH firms told to expand to UKRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ALTHOUGH the United Kingdom remains to be one of the largest investors in the Philippines, local companies are also starting to set up operations in the UK to serve both the British people and overseas Filipino workers. That is according to British Embassy Manila Second Secretary Colin Glen, who was in Cebu on Monday in time for the Philippine-British Friendship Day.

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  14. Manila firm opens wine bar, resto in Ayala CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... in Cebu, one in Ayala Center Cebu and the other SM City Cebu. "I want to support celebrity farmers in the Philippines and help recognize farmers who are pursuing this advocacy," Sia said. He said that if there are celebrity chefs, the country should ...

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  15. Dayaw kicks off todayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... the Baguio Convention Center. The exhibit at the SM City Baguio Atrium dubbed as "Traditional Dwellings of the Philippines: A Collection of Photographs," aims to present the gift of heritage and culture our cultural communities possess and salute ...

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  16. Black Knights bags 2 titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... Hardware, Accendo Commercial Group (Ayala), Davao Central Chemical Corp., Kim Guan Trading, Active Multi Trading Philippines Inc., Congressman Karlo Nograles,Giardino Gelato, Sagrex Corporation, and Sagrex Food Inc. (KRP)

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  17. Lidasan: Righting Mindanao's historyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... discussed history of the Ilagas taken from the book of Stuart Kaufman, Symbolic Politics and Ethnic War in the Philippines (2001), that says: "Efforts at group defense on the Christian side quickly emerged. A wave of panic swept Christian ...

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  18. Women entreps complete training on Star programRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    SOME 1,200 women entrepreneurs from Davao Region completed entrepreneurship training under the Sari-Sari Store Training and Access to Resources program initiated by Coca-Cola Philippines. The program, according to Adel Tamano, vice president for public affairs and communications of Coca-Cola Philippines, aims to train women sari-sari store owners, through Technical Education and Skills Development Authority , on basic entrepreneurship and to grant them access to resources in running their businesses.

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  19. On-air agri school produces 451 gradsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... said. Based on the Agri-Pinoy Corn Program of DA, corn is said to be the second most important crop in the Philippines wherein 14 million Filipinos prefer white corn as their main staple and yellow corn accounts for about 50 percent of livestock ...

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  20. 9 power firms get service contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE Department of Energy awarded service contracts to nine more power companies that are planning to establish solar power projects in Mindanao. Based on the data released by DOE Mindanao Field Office, the companies awarded with service contracts, as of July 2014, are Enfinity Philippines Renewable Resources Inc. , Kirahon Solar Energy Corporation, PhilNewEnergy Inc., NV Vogt Philippines Solar Energy One Inc., Solarus Partners Inc., Solar Pacific Energy Corporation, Marawi City, Asia Greenenergy Corp., and Cagayan Electric Power and Light Company.

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