Philippines Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Lenny Kravitz Cancels Tour of Asia & AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Billboard

    The veteran rocker's trek was meant to include March dates in Japan, Philippines, Indonesia and Malaysia, a headlining slot at Australia's Bluesfest Byron Bay and April arena dates in Sydney and Melbourne, presented by Chugg Entertainment. "Unfortunately, due to contractual scheduling conflicts beyond my control I will not be able to come to Australia to perform," Kravitz comments in a post on his Facebook page . 12 comments

  2. Hollande tours typhoon-hit Philippines ahead of climate dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cybercast News Service

    ... billion in yearly climate aid by 2020 to help poorer economies transition to clean energy. Hollande chose the Philippines, devastated by one of the most powerful typhoons on record to hit land on Nov. 8, 2013, to warn of the dangers of global ...

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  3. France's Hollande visits typhoon-hit Philippine town, sounds alarm on climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Straits Times

    ... pact in Paris to save the world from catastrophic impacts of climate change, and he went to the storm-battered Philippines to highlight those feared consequences. "My visit is not only as president of the Republic of France, but also as a member of ...

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  4. France's Hollande promises Philippine storm survivors a climate dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | AlertNet

    ... adapt to global warming and to develop renewable energy. Hollande, the first French leader to visit the Philippines since 1947, spent about an hour in Guiuan, walking around the town and chatting to fishermen. France would provide the Philippines ...

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  5. OFWs from Libya can still exchange dinars to pesosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ABS-CBN News

    The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas has approved the re-opening of the Libyan Dinar Currency Exchange facility for overseas Filipno workers who have been repatriated from Libya. Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz said the BSP is re-opening the currency exchange facility for OFWs from Libya for another six months or until 29 July 2015.

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  6. Young 3/11 survivors bound for U.N. disaster summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Japan Times

    As survivors of the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami cope with the loss of their families, homes and livelihoods, some of the younger generation are focusing their energies on helping people elsewhere in Asia. On March 15, he will join a group of Japanese peers and survivors from the typhoon-struck Philippines to discuss their experiences and ideas for better disaster preparedness in a forum to be held on the sidelines of the U.N. World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai.

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  7. UN official urges Philippines to implement food security policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ABS-CBN News

    ... The U.N. official said that to fully meet its human rights obligations with regard to the right to food, the Philippines must pass the Right to Adequate Food bill, which, among others, targets a zero-hunger case in 10 years and the creation of a ...

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  8. APEC meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sun-Star

    ... or "... COMMANDERS of the military and police in Negros Oriental assured Wednesday that the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Philippine National Police (PNP) in the province remain united... THE local government unit (LGU) of Tayasan, ...

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  9. P400K of illegal drugs seized in BagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sun-Star

    THREE hundred grams of suspected shabu worth P400,000 was seized by personnel of Regional Anti-Illegal Drugs Special Operations Task Group and Bago City Police Station at farm in Barangay Pacol of said city at 5 p.m. Wednesday. The operation also led to the arrest of two suspected drug pushers Naga Comagul alias "Naanji," 37, and Jamal Esmael alias "Jamal," 21, both residents of Balo, Lanao del Norte.

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  10. Discovery Shores Boracay Introduces Post Valentine Staycation DealRead the original story

    Friday | PR.com

    Pasig City, Philippines, February 27, 2015 -- -- A breathtaking romantic escape awaits guests at Discovery Shores with its exclusive post Valentine deal. Whether on a honeymoon, celebrating an anniversary or looking to rekindle romance, the special "Lovestruck" package is the perfect getaway to celebrate love in a luxury resort hotel in Boracay.

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  11. Orchestrate Expands Global Capability - New Advanced Delivery Center in PhilippinesRead the original story

    Friday | PR Leap

    Texas - February 27, 2015 - Orchestrate Technologies LLC , a Dallas based Business Process Management Organization officially announced the opening of its Delivery Center in Philippines. Located in Manduae City, CEBU, this center is all set to provide its clients a high value offshore services which includes Contact Center Solutions, Back-Office Support, Finance and Industry Specific Offerings.

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  12. Nofa general assembly setRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sun-Star

    NEGROS Occidental football clubs will meet in the Negros Occidental Football Association's General Assembly tomorrow, 9 a.m. at the Business Inn in Bacolod City. Nofa president Ricky Yanson said the meeting is an opportunity for football clubs to meet the new officers and exchange ideas on how to improve the sports in the province.

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  13. Learning skincare tips from KoreansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sun-Star

    MY LOVE and interest in the Korean culture is no big secret. I have long been interested in their language, their history, and their art from even before the first KPOP hit, Wonder Girls' Nobody, paved the way for other groups and singers to have popularity in the Philippines.

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  14. New Report Available: Philippines Shipping Report Q2 2015Read the original story

    Thursday | PR-inside.com

    Manila International Container Terminal , the Philippines' top container facility in terms of box throughput, is set to continue holding this position in the country's maritime sector in 2015, with BMI forecasting further steady growth over the course of the year. Freight volumes at the port of Cebu, one of the country's largest facilities in terms of total throughput handled, are also expected to increase.

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  15. MANILA: Innocents abroadRead the original story

    Thursday | Asia News Network

    ... France, which antedates official diplomatic relations. There was a French consulate in Manila long before the Philippines became a free and independent nation. There was a French consul in Manila who reported to Paris the events of the Philippine ...

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  16. France's Hollande heads to typhoon-hit Philippine townRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ABS-CBN News

    ... in Copenhagen in 2009 ending in disarray. "We have a duty to act together and that's why I came here to the Philippines, to launch an appeal, to seal an alliance," Hollande said on Thursday. Hollande will on Friday fly to Guiuan, a small coastal ...

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  17. Star Cinema and TFC@theMovies bring the KathNiel fever to Australia and New Zealand this MarchRead the original story

    Thursday | PR Log

    PRLog - Feb. 26, 2015 - QUEZON CITY, Philippines -- ABS-CBN's Teen King Daniel Padilla and Teen Queen Kathryn Bernardo will prove it is okay to be crazy, beautiful, and in love at the same time as they return to the big screen in Star Cinema's latest offering, "Crazy Beautiful You" which will be shown by The Filipino Channel to Kapamilyas in Australia and New Zealand starting this March 19, Thursday. "Crazy Beautiful You" centers on the life of Jackie Serrano , a rebellious, problem child, who gets sent to a medical mission in Tarlac, Pampanga in her family's hopes that she would turn for the better.

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  18. Cebuanos cut out from rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sun-Star

    ... or had exams on that day. "In our case here in Cebu, we sent John Brylle Bahio of the University of Southern Philippines Foundation to represent Cebu City to the tryouts because the Sacred Heart-Ateneo Cebu and University of the Visayas players were ...

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  19. Philippines, France to cooperate vs terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ABS-CBN News

    President Aquino and French President Francois Hollande agreed yesterday to boost cooperation to fight terrorism amid new threats posed by unorganized groups and the "lone wolf," manifested in the Charlie Hebdo attack in January that claimed the lives of 20 people in Paris. "A common problem between France and the Philippines is the presence of terrorists that are not organized or not falling into previously organized groups that somehow somebody has an intelligence on.

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  20. Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA regional camp moves to BinanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Jr. NBA action swings to Bian, Laguna this weekend as the Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA Philippines 2015 by Alaska selects the top players in South Luzon at the Alonte Sports Arena on February 28 and March 1. Boys and girls aged 10 to 14 will undergo vitals test, basketball drills, skills tests, aptitude and endurance challenges, and learn the Jr. NBA core values of sportsmanship, teamwork, a positive attitude and respect on Day 1. The top performers will return on Day 2 for more basketball drills and exercises, and take part in scrimmages that will determine the most outstanding performers of the camp.

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