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PNoy to int’l community: Continue typhoon aid

MANILA - President Aquino appealed to the international community to continue helping Yolanda survivors as he thanked them for the…

AFP PHOTOGRAPHER’S TYPHOON IMAGE ONE OF TIME MAGAZINE’S TOP TEN OF 2013

TIME MAGAZINE HAS CHOSEN AN IMAGE TAKEN BY AFP PHOTOGRAPHER PHILIPPE LOPEZ OF THE PHILIPPINES TYPHOON DISASTER AS ONE OF…

Public outrage influenced SC decision vs PDAF - de Lima

MANILA - Justice Secretary Leila de Lima believes the public outrage over the plunder of the Priority Development Assistance Fund…

PH GDP growth to slow in Q4 due to ‘Yolanda’

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine economy may slow down in the fourth quarter of 2013 due to the devastation of…

View from Yarralumla

PUT YOUR MONEY WHERE YOUR MOUTH IS   by Atty. Jalilo Dela TorreLabour Attache IIPhilippine Embassy, Canberra     After the utterly…

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Philippines counts the cost of Typhoon Yolanda

MANILA - Super Typhoon Haiyan’s devastating assault on the central Philippines exerted a catastrophic human cost, but analysts say its…

Tacloban City gov’t warned of flood hazard in January

Palace released storm surge infographic 2 days before ‘Yolanda’       MANILA - A geohazard map of Tacloban City…

PH gov’t reprimanded for being lax on foreign poachers

MANILA - An anti-poaching unit in the Philippines reprimanded government authorities for being lax in handling foreign poachers, warning that…

BIR eyes more taxes from heirs of the dead

MANILA, Philippines - As Filipinos remember their departed loved ones, the taxman is watching. The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR),…

MBC on ‘pork’: No one should be spared

MANILA, Philippines - Businessmen called on the government to hold accountable those found to be involved in the misuse of…

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