Southern Mindanao, Philippines Newswire (Page 4)

Southern Mindanao, Philippines Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Duterte assured of Chinese leader's supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | Sun-Star

    EVEN as he moved to assert Philippine ownership over the Philippine Rise, President Rodrigo Duterte explained why he could not adopt a hard-line stance over the West Philippine Sea . Duterte, in a speech Tuesday, May 15, on board BRP Davao del Sur to send off about 50 Filipino scientists who will explore the Philippine Rise, said Chinese President Xi Jinping has pledged "not to allow" moves to oust him.

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  2. US State Department official airs concern over SCS issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | Manila Bulletin

    The United States may not be a claimant country in the South China Sea but it has an obligation as an "interested party" to ensure freedoms of navigation and overflight in the disputed waterways where about 40 percent of global commerce passes through, a ranking American government official said Wednesday. Photographed through the window of a closed aircraft, an aerial view shows Pag-asa Island, part of the disputed Spratly group of islands, in the South China Sea located off the coast of western Philippines.

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  3. Lugar Lang: For Inang Bayan, I dissentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | MindaNews

    My Mothers Day this year came and went with mixed emotions. Part of me commiserated with my friend, filmmaker Coreen Jimenez who lamented in a Facebook post: "Boycott na 'ko sa Mother's Day para makidalamhati sa ating Inang Bayan."

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  4. Russia wants to continue 'highest level' of engagement with PHLRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | Mintfo

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Tuesday night confirmed that Moscow is keen to expand the high-level engagement between the two countries with President Vladimir Putin's future visit to Manila. Lavrov on Tuesday had a bilateral meeting with Department of Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, who was in Moscow for a two-day official visit.

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  5. Duterte: China won't let me be ousted from officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | Mintfo

    President Rodrigo Duterte said that "the assurances of [Chinese President] Xi Jinping was very encouraging: We will not allow you to be taken out from your office and we will not allow the Philippines to go to the dogs." "Siguro kasi freely elected leader naman ako.

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  6. MARAWI. In this file photo taken in March 2018, workers build housing ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | Sun-Star

    MARAWI. In this file photo taken in March 2018, workers build housing units for internally displaced persons in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur.

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  7. Justice Velasco Jr. declines Ombudsman nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | Manila Bulletin

    Supreme Court Justice Presbitero J. Velasco Jr. has declined his nomination to replace Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales who is retiring in July this year. It was not known what reason Velasco told the Judicial and Bar Council which accepts, screens, and nominates to the President the appointments in the judiciary, the Ombudsman, and deputy Ombudsman.

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  8. Muslims start Ramadan tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | Manila Bulletin

    Grand muftis and leagues of imams across the globe today declared that Ramadan, the ninth month in lunar Hijrah calendar, starts Thursday with all Muslim faithful commencing their month-long obligatory fasting. In the Philippines, officials of the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos and the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao affirmed the declaration, even as they urged traders to observe "rational" pricing of basic commodities that usually got bloated in past seasons of Islamic fasting.

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  9. Ceres faces Yangon FC today in MyanmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | Sun-Star

    Ceres Negros FC plays Yangon United at Thuwunna Stadium in Myanmar today, May 16 and needs only a draw in the second leg of their Asean Zonal semifinal to advance to the next stage. It will be a showdown again between Ceres' Bienvenido Maranon, and Yangon's Sekou Sylla who both scored two goals in their Panaad match last week.

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  10. Cebu schools sweep top awards at Smart innovation competitionRead the original story

    Tuesday May 15 | PressReleasePoint

    Two universities from Cebu bested schools from all over the Philippines, garnering top honors at the 14th Smart Wireless Engineering Education Program Innovation and Excellence Awards. Ten student teams from Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao pitched their proposals during the final judging for the SWEEP Awards, a technology competition that aims to provide college students with the platform to create innovative applications that solve consumer pain points.

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  11. A Staggeringly Well-Funded Blowback MachineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | Common Dreams

    A U.S. Marine covers the face of a statue of Iraqi President Saddam Hussein with a U.S. flag in Baghdad, on April 9, 2003. Note from Tom: Today's post is an excerpt from my newest book, A Nation Unmade by War , my personal portrait of our increasingly mad world.

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  12. Duterte: China promised protection from ousterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | Manila Bulletin

    President Duterte said that Chinese President Xi Jinping vowed to protect him from any plans to remove the Chief Executive from office. Duterte made the statement during the commemoration of the first year anniversary of the renaming of Benham Rise to Philippine Rise to assert the Philippines' ownership of the underwater plateau.

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  13. Team JPD to join Asics Relay RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | Sun-Star

    SIXTEEN runners from Visayas and Mindanao will represent Team JPD in the 42-kilometer and 21K relay competitions of the Asics Relay Philippines, which is set on May 26 in SM By The Bay in SM MOA, Pasay City. The 16-member delegation headed by Cebuano coach John Philip Duenas will compete in the all-men's 42K relay, all-women's 42K relay, mixed 42K relay and mixed 21K relay.

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  14. Another bleak Ramadan for MarawiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | Manila Bulletin

    The holy month of Ramadan is expected to begin today if the new moon is sighted. But the month of prayer and fasting from dawn to dusk among Muslims will still be bleak for the displaced residents of this city, the lone Islamic City of the Philippines.

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  15. PH, Japan formalize P954-M grant for Marawi rehabilitationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | Manila Bulletin

    The Philippine government and the Japan International Cooperation Agency sealed a grant agreement for the reconstruction and rehabilitation of the devastated Marawi City in Mindanao. During the signing ceremony yesterday, JICA agreed to provide a grant of two-billion yen to support ongoing efforts for the reconstruction and rehabilitation of Marawi City and its surrounding areas.

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  16. Stories of healing by Father SuarezRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | Manila Bulletin

    "A Canadian woman was declared dead by doctors at the Ottawa Civic Hospital some eight hours before I arrived. With doctors present and ready to harvest her organs, I felt so guilty I was late so I asked the family if I can still pray over her.

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  17. Bzzzzz: City council numbers game - shifts' to BOPKRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | Sun-Star

    PLUS 2 VOTES. It looks like the seats of ABC chief and SK federation head in the Cebu City Council will be filled by BOPK reps.

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  18. Japan, PHL ink P970-M grant for Marawi rehabRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | Mintfo

    The Department of Finance and Japan International Cooperation Agency on Tuesday signed a grant agreement that would pave the way for the release of 2 billion yen or some US$18.66 million in funds for the rehabilitation and reconstruction of war-torn Marawi City and surrounding communities. The agreement, roughly equivalent to P970 million, was signed by Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III and JICA Chief Representative to the Philippines Yoshio Wada.

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  19. Duterte-Carpio says Comelec is obsoleteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | Sun-Star

    DAVAO. Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio shows her finger after casting her vote in the 2018 Barangay and SK elections on May 14, 2018.

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  20. Damosa's SeaWind bags Asia Pacific Property AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | Sun-Star

    AWARDED PROPERTY. Damosa Land, Inc.'s SeaWind condominium project won its first international award at the Asia Pacific Property Awards.

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