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Philippine province proves mass storm deaths can be avoided

26-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Nearly 100 people were killed in the Philippines last week when Typhoon Rammasun roared through, raising doubts about efforts to end the heavy tolls from storms that are only [...]
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Alleged Australian jihadist supporter deported, not charged

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

An Australian convert to Islam arrested in the Philippines for allegedly urging people to join “jihad” in Iraq and Syria was deported to his homeland Wednesday, [...]
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Philippine army warned against ‘meddling’ as coup rumours swirl

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Philippine soldiers should keep clear of politics, the military’s new chief said on Wednesday, as rumours of a possible coup swirled in the capital after the Supreme [...]
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One dead as hundreds flee false tsunami alert in Philippines

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A false tsunami alarm left one person dead and prompted hundreds of others to flee their homes in the Philippines, where natural disasters are frequent, a civil defence [...]
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LOOK Share A Coke campaign sizzles in the Philippines

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Marketing-interactive | 6:00 AM

Coca-Cola gets personal in the Philippines by dropping its iconic logo on some of its bottles to start calling their Filipino customers by name. A number of regular 250 ml, [...]
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Improved weather seen as Henry exits Phl

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

The weather is expected to improve today as tropical storm Henry (international name Matmo) left the Philippine area of responsibility yesterday. The Philippine Atmospheric, [...]
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Abu Sayyaf militants free anti-poverty workers

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | BND | 6:00 AM

Suspected Abu Sayyaf militants have freed three abducted aid workers in the southern Philippines after the government withheld anti-poverty funds, prompting an impoverished [...]
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Philippine army warned against ‘meddling’ as coup rumours swirl

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Philippine soldiers should keep clear of politics, the military’s new chief said on Wednesday, as rumours of a possible coup swirled in the capital after the Supreme [...]
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Philippine province proves mass storm deaths can be avoided

25-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Nearly 100 people were killed in the Philippines last week when Typhoon Rammasun roared through, raising doubts about efforts to end the heavy tolls from storms that are only [...]
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Philippines Scraps Limits on Foreign Bank Ownership

24-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Overseas banks are free to participate fully in the Philippine economy for the first time, after President Benigno Aquino III signed a law removing restrictions on foreign [...]
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Liberalisation in Philippines may appeal to CIMB, Maybank

24-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

The liberalisation of the Philippines’ banking sector to allow more foreign financial institutions in the country could attract local banking groups such as CIMB Group [...]
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Philippine partners responsible for maid documentation, say S’pore agencies

24-Jul-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Maid agencies in Singapore say the onus is on the partners they work with in the Philippines to ensure proper documentation for bringing Filipino maids into Singapore. [...]
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Philippines cardinals team up to promote Eucharistic Congress

24-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Ncr Online | 6:00 AM

The four Philippine cardinals who faced media last month drew the connection between everyday life and the 51st International Eucharistic Congress to be held in Cebu, central [...]
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Catholic bishop, missionary priest among those seeking Philippines president’s impeachment

Catholic bishop, missionary priest among those seeking Philippines president’s impeachment

24-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Ncr Online | 6:00 AM

A former president of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines joined 26 other people in filing a complaint Monday at the House of Representatives seeking [...]
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Why US helps Philippines: We’re not ‘Big Brother’

24-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

The United States is no longer the Philippines’ “Big Brother” as the 19th century foreign policy concept goes, the American Ambassador to the Philippines [...]
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