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  1. Nadal spices up 2nd IPTL Manila legRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines - The "King of Clay" will soon find out for himself that "It's more fun in the Philippines." Rafael Nadal, winner of 14 Grand Slam titles, will be in Manila to stellar role in the second International Premier Tennis League leg at the Mall of Asia Arena.

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  2. Pagara brothers eager to show skills in Dubai cardRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Filipino boxers Jason and Albert Pagara are both looking forward to fighting in front of their countrymen when they face separate opponents in Pinoy Pride 32: Duel in Dubai on August 7 at the World Trade Centre. "Prince" Albert Pagara will headline the fight card as he defends his IBF intercontinental junior featherweight title against Mexican Jesus Rios, while Jason fights in the undercard against another Mexican foe, Ramiro Alcaraz.

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  3. Govt told: Answer petition vs PH-Japan defense pactsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    July 29 - The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered the government to answer a petition seeking to revoke two recently signed defense agreements between the Philippines and Japan. Saying the agreements were unconstitutional because they had not been ratified by the Philippine Senate, the Alliance of Concerned Teachers party-list group last week asked the High Court to strike the pacts down.

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  4. House panel sees BBL passageRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    President Aquino's pitch for the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law would hasten its passage, the chairman of the House of Representatives ad hoc committee on the proposed law said yesterday. "We will hit the ground running once floor discussions resume," Cagayan de Oro City Rep. Rufus Rodriguez said.

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  5. Davao port project attracts 6 firmsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... a modern, international-standard container terminal. It is expected to improve trade access to Mindanao and the Philippines by providing a dedicated containerized port in the region as well as support the growth of the agro-industrial sector. The ...

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  6. House resumes BBL interpellation on Aug. 4; still no substitute bill at the SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MindaNews

    The House of Representatives will resume the interpellation period for House Bill 5811, the substitute bill to the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law on Tuesday, August 4, Cagayan de Oro Rep. Rufus Rodriguez, chair of the Ad Hoc Committee on the BBL, told MindaNews Tuesday. Before Congress adjourned sine die late evening of June 10, only eight of 38 representatives who had signed up had completed their interpellation of the sponsors of HB 5811 or what the Committee refers to as the Basic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region .

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  7. PAL Express A320 near Manila on Jul 27th 2015, cracked windshieldRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | AVHerald

    A PAL Express Airbus A320-200, registration RP-C8398 performing flight 2P-2557/PR-2557 from Manila to Dipolog (Philippines) with 180 people on board, was climbing through FL200 out of Manila when the crew reported a cracked windshield and returned to ...

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  8. SEJ Wrap Up: How to Make Images SEO Friendly & Retain SEO ClientsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Search Engine Journal

    ... ad to a traffic boost. Find out how in this post. Meg is SEJ's Research and Editorial Assistant based in Manila, Philippines. She is responsible for internet research projects, chasing deadlines, and assisting with the SEJ editorial process.

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  9. Everything You Need To Know About Investing In The PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    In the short term, a decline in exports has resulted in lower economic output and pricing growth as macroeconomic headwinds negatively impact investor confidence. After completing my analysis on Guyana , I continue my journey to the nation of the Philippines in search of investment opportunities in emerging markets.

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  10. SBP expects Blatche to honor contract with PHRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Andray Blatche vies with Greece's center Giannis Bourousis during their 2014 FIBA World basketball championships group B match at the Palacio Municipal de Deportes in Sevilla. MANILA, Philippines The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas expects naturalized citizen Andray Blatche to abide by their contract despite reports that he was barred by his Chinese team from playing in the upcoming FIBA Asia Championship.

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  11. No timetable yet for Amer's returnRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    San Beda's Baser Amer dribbles against Letran's Rey Nambatac. Photo by Mark Cristino for ABS-CBNnews.com MANILA, Philippines There is no timetable yet for the return of Baser Amer from a shoulder injury that has kept the San Beda College point guard from all but two of the Red Lions' games this season.

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  12. Ravi Shankar: Vallejoa s light shines brightRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Vallejo Times-Herald

    Vallejo's Sister Cities - Baguio, Philippines ... Bagamayo, Tanzania ... Akashi, Japan ... Jincheon, South Korea ... La Spezia, Italy ... Trondheim, Norway - have blossomed over decades of friendship that extends beyond cultural, social, entrepreneurial and civic relations. Soon, it may extend to South America, Southeast Asia, as evidenced in this recent Times-Herald article.

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  13. Editorial: Last Sona over, it's time to choose rightRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... another set of promises by whoever will be elected. Let us take this power embedded among us as citizens of the Philippines to only install someone who can fulfill our true longing for a tuwid na daan and a government that has compassion for its ...

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  14. Winners by choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Victors already. Denise Abcede, field trainer of Chevron Caltex Philippines; gynecologist Dr. Marivic Tan; information technologist Bryan Borja.

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  15. Reaction of tenants, drivers, passengers at closure of Citilink terminal yesterdayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Closed for business. Members of Probe team put up railings to barricade and signal the closure of One Citilink Terminal on N. Bacalso Ave. AFTER more than a decade of operations, the Cebu City Government officially closed the One Citilink Terminal on N. Bacalso Ave., a move that caught V-hire drivers, tenants and passengers by surprise.

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  16. Honeyman: Infrastructural issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... the millennium development goal (MDG) of 16.7 percent by 2015. Thus there are around eight million people in the Philippines today who are living in poverty who would not be if the governments of GMA and PNoy had taken the MDG goals seriously. Last ...

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  17. Coach absolves Thompson of blame after late-game errorsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Perpetual's Earl Thompson reacts after missing a free throw against San Beda. Photo by Mark Cristino for ABS-CBNnews.com MANILA, Philippines University of Perpetual Help head coach Aric del Rosario refused to put any blame on star guard Earl Scottie Thompson after the reigning MVP's late-game errors contributed to their 81-83 loss to San Beda College in the NCAA Season 91 men's basketball tournament on Tuesday.

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  18. Investment, - negosyo' centers to open July 31.Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    The Province of Negros Occidental will launch and inaugurate the Provincial Economic Development and Investment Center and Negros First Negosyo Center at the Negros Occidental Barangay Center, Provincial Capitol Complex in Bacolod City on July 31. Senator Benigno Paolo Aquino, Trade Undersecretary Zenaida Cuison-Maglaya, and officials from the Department of Interior and Local Government have been invited to grace the event. Its main function is to pursue "green economy" development by creating an environment encouraging local and foreign businesses to invest capital in the province.

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  19. Farmer killed by lightning strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    LAOAG A farmer was killed while his three companions were injured after they were struck by lightning in Cabugao, Ilocos Sur, police said Tuesday. Authorities reminded the public to avoid open areas when it is about to rain. report from Bryan Realgo, ABS-CBN News Ilocos

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  20. ADB to boost lending to Philippines by 66 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Manila, Philippines a The Asian Development Bank said Tuesday it is ready to boost lending to the Philippines by 66 percent to about $3 billion to support the country's infrastructure and development needs. A joint statement after a meeting of ADB President Takehiko Nakao and Philippine Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima said the Manila-based lender is ready to increase loans from $1.8 billion for 2015-2017 to around $3 billion for 2016 to 2018.

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