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  1. BFAR lifts shellfish banRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    DAGUPAN CITY, Philippines Shellfish collected in all coastal areas in the country are now free of red tide toxins, based on the results of the latest laboratory analysis of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources and local government units. BFAR also lifted the shellfish ban in coastal waters of Mariveles, Limay, Orion, Pilar, Balanga, Orani, Abucay and Samal issued last October.

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  2. MANILA: Innocents abroadRead the original story

    Yesterday | Asia News Network

    French flags fly alongside our own on Roxas Boulevard, on the short walk to the Rizal monument, and on the gates of Malacaang today. President Franois Hollande of France is in Manila for a two-day state visit, and grounding the high-level political and economic talks will be our long historical relationship with France, which antedates official diplomatic relations.

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  3. Titling issue snags signing of P2.5-B transpo hub dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABS-CBN News

    The signing of the government's first Public Private Partnership project hit a roadblock due to issues concerning the title for the proposed P2.5 billion transportation hub in Paraaque City. The signing of the concession agreement between the Department of Transportation and Communications and MWM Terminals led by Filipino-owned Megawide Construction Corp. last Wednesday was suddenly called off.

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  4. AIA Group interested in PPP projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ABS-CBN News

    AIA Group, Asia's second largest insurer by market capitalization through unit Philam Life expressed renewed interest in participating in the country's public-private partnership program. The PPP, a flagship development initiative of the Aquino administration aims to build critical and much needed infrastructure across the Philippines to spur economic growth amidst a backdrop of a growing population.

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  5. Population in Megaworld townships to hit 1MRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sun-Star

    As it aggressively expands its township developments across the country, real estate giant Megaworld announced that the population in its various urban townships is expected to reach at least one million by 2020. Speaking during the 18th Outstanding Filipino Retailers & Shopping Centers of the Year Award by the Philippine Retailers Association, Megaworld chairman and CEO Dr. Andrew L. Tan said its 20 townships across the country will be home to around 600,000 condominium and village residents and 400,000 business process outsourcing and office workers.

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  6. Philippine military kills 14 banditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CNN

    THE Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, General Gregorio Catapang Jr, has ordered an intensified operation against the Abu Sayyaf Group in the provinces of Basilan and Sulu in Southern Philippines after 14 bandits were reported killed. In a statement posted on the AFP website Thursday, Catapang said he intends to use both military and non-military approaches to deal with the ASG problem.

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  7. New Cavite-based firm to expand e-vehicle productionRead the original story

    Thursday | Philippines Today

    BEMAC Electric Transportation Philippines, Inc. will increase production of its e-vehicles at its Carmona, Cavite plant, from 500 to 1,000 units a month due to strong demand for EVs starting July this year, according to the Department of Trade and Industry Calabarzon Information Officer. In a press statement released Thursday, Undersecretary Prudencio M. Reyes Jr. of the Department of Trade and Industry said that boosting production of electric vehicles supports APEC's "Green Growth advocacy toward an energy efficient, sustainable and low-carbon transport future" by building practical and cost-effective Filipino-made E-vehicles.

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  8. Megaworld eyes township population to reach 1-M by 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA Andrew Tan-led property developer Megaworld Corp. is expecting its population in its townships across the country to reach at least one million by 2020. "By 2020, we expect to increase our total population by 150 percent in all of our urban townships, which will reach at least 1 million," Tan said during the 18th Outstanding Filipino Retailers & Shopping Centers of the Year Award by the Philippine Retailers Association on Wednesday.

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  9. Orchard reinforces lineup for PAL golfRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | ABS-CBN News

    CEBU CITY, Philippines Orchard has tapped a former junior world champion to help anchor its title-retention drive but faces a formidable challenge from a slew of rivals when the Philippine Airlines Men's Interclub gets going today at the Cebu Country Club here. For one, the host club can't wait to start and cash in on its familiarity with the tree-lined layout, raring to atone for its failed three-peat campaign in Bacolod last year and set in motion its campaign to regain the crown.

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  10. Business groups press for swift passage of BOT law amendmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | ABS-CBN News

    Foreign and Philippine business groups are pushing for the swift enactment of amendments to Republic Act 7718 or the Build Operate Transfer Law in order to sustain investor confidence and ensure critical infrastructure projects are implemented here. In a letter to Benguet Representative Ronald Cosalan, chair of the Committee on Public Works and Highways at the House of Representatives dated Feb. 18, the Joint Foreign Chambers and Philippine business groups said they back the passage of the amendments to the BOT Law.

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  11. PDIC raises P349-M from asset sales in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA The Philippine Deposit Insurance Corporation said it raised an estimated P349 million from the sale of properties of corporate and closed banks last year. PDIC said it sold a total of 304 properties, 283 of which were assets of closed banks which were sold for a total of P236 million, while 21 properties were corporate assets which were sold for P113 million.

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  12. SMC to lead bidders for P123-B Lakeshore projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | ABS-CBN News

    Groups led by diversified conglomerate San Miguel Corp. are expected to bid for the P123 billion Laguna Lakeshore expressway and dike project, while other companies remained undecided as the deadline for the submission of qualification documents nears. A source said SMC would submit qualification documents for the Aquino administration's biggest public private partnership project to the Department of Public Works and Highways on Friday.

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  13. JICA backs study on North-South commuter rail projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | ABS-CBN News

    TOKYO The Japan International Cooperation Agency will provide technical assistance for the conduct of a feasibility study on the North-South Commuter Rail project proposed by the Department of Transportation and Communications . The North-South Commuter Rail is envisioned to have a route length of 91 kilometers and will be an elevated railway with modern, high-capacity trains running from Malolos, Bulacan to Calamba, Laguna.

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  14. Economy going strong amid ouster calls - PalaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines - Amid calls for President Aquino's resignation in the wake of the Jan. 25 Mamasapano carnage, deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte underscored yesterday the economic achievements of the administration, which "remains unswerving in its dedication to steer the country toward ever-greater progress." Valte said over radio dzRB the economy continues its upbeat performance as demonstrated by the local stock exchange's successive all time index highs even as she dismissed calls for President Aquino to resign because of the Mamasapano fiasco.

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  15. Unilever commits to support Philippine growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | ABS-CBN News

    Unilever global chief executive officer Paul Polman reiterated yesterday the firm's commitment to support the inclusive business agenda of the Philippine government. The Unilever executive paid a courtesy call yesterday on President Aquino in Malacaang where they discussed the company's investments plans in the Philippines for the next six to 10 years.

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  16. SC asked to halt 'overpriced' LRT Cavite extension projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | ABS-CBN News

    The Supreme Court is being asked to stop the implementation of the allegedly "overpriced" LRT Cavite extension project, which the government awarded to the Metro Pacific-Ayala consortium. Lawyer Salvador Belaro Jr. filed a petition before the SC enjoining the respondents Department of Transportation and Communications , Light Rail Transit Authority , and Light Rail Manila Consortium from implementing the concession agreement.

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  17. Oranza revs up for Ronda breakthroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | ABS-CBN News

    Ronald Oranza hopes to ride the momentum of his impressive sweep of the Ronda Pilipinas Luzon qualifier as he shifts his focus to the much awaited duel with the best in the Championship round firing off Sunday in Sta. Rosa, Laguna.

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  18. Butuan's Lapanza out to defend 'Ronda' titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | ABS-CBN News

    Reimon Lapaza of Butuan City is set to defend the title he won last year as Ronda Pilipinas 2015 unfurls on Sunday in Paseo Greenfield City in Sta. Rosa, Laguna.

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  19. Sangil: Oca and Rimpy are Gentlemen Not the Many Others in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Sun-Star

    Thank God our Congress is not unicameral. That we still have the Senate. That we have still few good people up there.

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  20. 6 make shortlistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Sun-Star

    AFTER three stages of the 2015 Ronda Pilipinas Visayas qualifying leg, Cebu's marquee riders Jaybob Pagnanawon, Nino Surban and John Rene Mier have secured slots to the championship round on Feb. 22 to 27 from Greenfield City in Sta. Rosa, Laguna to Baguio City.

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