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  1. SM Prime's H1 profits surge to P18.7-BRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    SM said its consolidated net income grew 90 percent to P18.7 billion in the first half of the year from the P9.8 billion in the same period last year. Excluding onetime trading gains on the sale of marketable securities, SM's recurring income grew by 15 percent year-on-year to P11.2 billion.

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  2. Hong Kong delegation to discuss maid abuse in Manila visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Asian Correspondent

    On August 2, a delegation of representatives from Hong Kong's Legislative Council and domestic workers groups will travel to Manila to meet with their Filipino counterparts to discuss concerns of Filipino domestic workers in Hong Kong. The delegation, headed by Legislative Council member Emily Lau of the Democratic Party, a pro-democracy group, says that it aims to discuss the exploitation of domestic workers by employment agents and loan sharks, who often collude with agents in domestic workers' home countries to collect extortionate fees for training and placement.

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  3. Retail revolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Bangkok Post

    Expanding cities, more real estate development and richer consumers are leading to an ever-wider array of shopping choices across Asia. By Tanyatorn Tongwaranan The global retail industry is counting on Asia to lead growth in the coming years as the region's consumers become more affluent and its cities expand, leading to the creation of new shopping venues of all shapes and sizes.

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  4. Flying @thaiairways to BangkokRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Ajay's Writings on the Wall

    My first time flying with TG was through a media familiarization tour of Bangkok and Ayutthaya back in my newspaper days. And since I don't always go to Thailand, I was excited to try Thai Airways during our recent family trip, this time as a paying customer.

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  5. Cebu Pacific's low fares on sale until SundayRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | Philippines Today

    Low-cost carrier Cebu Pacific Air is selling seats for all its international destinations for as low as Php 1,500 all-in, until Sunday or until seats last. In a statement, the airline company said that up for grabs are Php 1,500 all-in fares from Manila to Kota Kinabalu and from Clark to Macau.

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  6. Tarlac wants contract on Canadian waste cancelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Sun-Star

    The Provincial Board of Tarlac passed on Friday a resolution demanding that the contract entered between the Bureau of Customs and the Metro Clark Waste Management Corporation be cancelled. No less than Rufo Colayco, president of the MCWMC, admitted to board members that they have entered a contract with the BOC to use the Kalangitan Sanitary Landfill in Capas, Tarlac as disposal area for the Canadian waste that have been sitting at the Manila Port Area since 2013.

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  7. CEB slashes fares to 28 international destinations in seat sale as low as P1,500Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | WebWire

    The Philippines' leading airline, Cebu Pacific Air pushes for more international travel between August 10 to November 30, 2015, as it holds a seat sale for all its international destinations. The seat sale, which goes as low as P1,500 all-in, is available from July 23 to 26, 2015, or until seats last.

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  8. Chris Brown begs Philippines to allow him to leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Bangkok Post

    In a desperate appeal punctuated with a backflip, stranded Grammy-winning star Chris Brown got down on his knees Friday to beg Philippine authorities to let him go and resume his world tour. In a desperate appeal punctuated with a backflip, stranded Grammy-winning star Chris Brown has got down on his knees to beg Philippine authorities to let him go and resume his world tour The 26-year-old American has been barred from leaving the Southeast Asian nation after a politically influential sect filed a fraud complaint, demanding a million-dollar-plus refund after he skipped a New Year's Eve concert last year.

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  9. Gov't allocates Php 1.08B for Angat Dam rehabRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Philippines Today

    The government has allocated Php 1.08 billion for the rehabilitation of the 40-year old Angat Dam in Norzagaray, Bulacan. In a statement, the National Power Corp. said a briefing at the Angat Dam Wednesday "has likewise enlightened the public on the national government's allocation of Php 1.08 billion to upgrade related components downstream of Angat , and Php 553 million to upgrade flood forecasting and warning system and conduct flood control protection works in Bulacan towns."

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  10. Davao, Manila top arrival points for foreign touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | ABS-CBN News

    Most foreign tourists arrived in the country through the main airport in Manila or via the Davao port for those travelling by sea, data from the Department of Tourism showed. In the first five months of 2015, an overwhelming 72 percent or 297,987 of total tourist arrivals via the air lanes expectedly preferred to use Manila's Ninoy Aquino International Airport as their entry point to the Philippines.

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  11. PHL to base jets, frigates near China-claimed watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Weekend Balita

    The Philippines plans to station fighter jets and frigates on a former US naval base facing the South China Sea, where it is engaged in a maritime row with China, a defence official said Monday. They will be located in Subic Bay, some 200 kilometers from a shoal off the northern Philippines controlled by Chinese forces, said Arsenio Andolong, the defense department's public affairs chief.

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  12. Coach Brian Shaw visits PH for NBA Fit WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines NBA champion and former head coach Brian Shaw will visit the Philippines next week, where he will tip off NBA FIT Week by providing advanced basketball instruction at this year's Gatorade NBA Training Center, the NBA and Gatorade announced on Monday. Returning for the second consecutive year, the Gatorade NBA Training Center gathers elite instructors in the fields of basketball, fitness and conditioning, and nutrition to share the latest techniques with elite Filipino athletes and coaches.

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  13. Philippines to station fighter jets, frigates near Beijing-claimed waters in South China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Times of Oman

    Alleged on-going reclamation by China on Subi Reef is seen from Pagasa Island in the Spratly group of islands in the South China Sea, west of Palawan, on May 11, 2015. The Philippines plans to station fighter jets and frigates on a former US naval base facing the South China Sea, where it is engaged in a maritime row with China, a Philippine defence official said on Monday.

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  14. 10 Fun Workouts That are Absolutely FreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Candymag.com

    A tight wallet doesn't mean you can't work on getting a tight booty. Penny pinch your way to a healthier bod with zero spending! Instead of spending your entire weekend trolling through vlogs and beauty channels, tune into Cassey Ho's insanely popular Blogilates channel instead.

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  15. No hanky panky: Dating apps woo investors with local expertiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | ABS-CBN News

    Manila office worker Catherine Anunciacion, 28, wanted new friends so she joined Peekawoo, a dating app made for women that emphasizes fun and companionship - and nothing more. Peekawoo is one of several dating apps set up by Southeast Asian start-ups to cater to the millions of tech-savvy, time-poor millenials living in largely conservative societies where dating too often is frowned upon and casual sex is taboo.

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  16. We Got to Talk to Cody Simpson Recently and Here's Everything You Should Know About HimRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | Candymag.com

    Cody Simpson is set to perform in Manila next month but before that happens, make sure you've read everything you have to know about him first. For starters, the Aussie singer has released his fifth EP Free which features the new kind of music he's been working on.

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  17. Gustatory delightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Sun-Star

    RESORTS World Manila is an Alladin's Cave of delights for all senses. From the rich smells of luxury in the designer goods shops to the feel of the fabulously plush 1,500 red seats at the Newport Theater to the sound of high rollers in the casino halls to the dazzling displays in the stores that can make the most refined executive act giddy, and to such titillating choices in the various restaurants that will make you ask, "Where do I begin?" For those who like living it up, Resorts World at Newport City is conveniently just across the NAIA.

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  18. Padilla: Rains make NCCB-BARP Project Alaala more meaningfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Sun-Star

    THE continuous rain in the city, Benguet and other parts of Northern Luzon did not in any way deter the spiritual and religious importance of project Alaala held on Thursday, July 16 at the Shrine of the Brown Madonna along Km 7 Asin road. The commemorative undertaking marking the 25th year of the killer earthquake was dedicated to the victims and survivors of the calamity of the devastating event.

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  19. Developers of smartphone dating app Paktor log in to their accounts...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Thanh Nein News

    Developers of smartphone dating app Paktor log in to their accounts to show their Paktor profiles at their office in Singapore July 16, 2015. Manila office worker Catherine Anunciacion, 28, wanted new friends so she joined Peekawoo, a dating app made for women that emphasizes fun and companionship - and nothing more.

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  20. Heritage and hilarity on a mission to save Old ManilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | CNN

    It's now obscured by the urban decay that epitomizes the bayside origins of this vast capital -- especially in older districts around the walled city of Intramuros, where Manila was first established. Filipino cultural activist and founder of "Walk this Way" tours , Carlos Celdran , is one of the best Old Manila tour guides.

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