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Philippine worker beheaded in Libya: govt

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

Suspected militiamen have beheaded a Philippine worker in Libya after singling him out because he was not a Muslim, the Philippine Foreign Department said Monday. Department [...]
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Philippine sect opens ‘worlds largest indoor arena’

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

Philippine President Benigno Aquino presided over the opening on Monday of what is billed as the world’s largest indoor stadium, erected by a politically-influential [...]
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Philippine food giant to buy N. Zealand snack-maker

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

Leading Philippine food processor Universal Robina Corp. (URC) said Monday it would buy New Zealand snack-food maker Griffin’s for NZ$700 million (US$610 million.) The [...]
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Philippines: 17 Rebels, 1 Soldier Dead in Clashes

23-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Breakaway Muslim rebels attacked army troops in two towns in the southern Philippines, sparking clashes that left 17 guerrillas and a soldier dead in a region where the [...]
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EU looks set to grant Philippines zero duty on tuna

23-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Under Current News | 6:00 AM

The European Union looks set to grant the Philippines zero duty privileges on a range of goods including tuna. According to Filipino media reports such as an article from the [...]
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Philippine worker beheaded in Libya: govt

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

Suspected militiamen have beheaded a Philippine worker in Libya after singling him out because he was not a Muslim, the Philippine Foreign Department said Monday. Department [...]
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Philippine typhoon death toll nears 100, new storm brings rains

Philippine typhoon death toll nears 100, new storm brings rains

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

The death toll from Typhoon Rammasun in the Philippines rose to 94 – with six missing – as another storm brought rains to the ravaged areas, authorities said [...]
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Major cruise lines eyeing Philippines

22-Jul-2014 Intellasia | PNA | 6:00 AM

Three of the world’s leading cruise companies – Carnival Corp, Royal Caribbean International and Norwegian Cruise Lines – have expressed interest to help [...]
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Paris food fair attracts 20 exhibitors from Philippines

22-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bworld Online | 6:00 AM

AROUND 20 Filipino companies will head to France in October to participate in the world’s largest food fair, a Department of Trade and Industry official said. “We [...]
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‘Henry’ intensifies; 4 areas under storm signal

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

Typhoon “Henry” has intensified as it continues to move closer to extreme Northern Luzon, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services [...]
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PEP sells Griffin’s biscuits to Philippines company

22-Jul-2014 Intellasia | NBR | 6:00 AM

A Philippines company, Universal Robina, has bought snack food company Griffin’s Foods for $700 million in a private equity trade sale. Owner Pacific Equity Partners [...]
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Philippines allows full entry of foreign banks

22-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

Foreign banks will be allowed full entry into the Philippines after the country approved recently a law on operations of foreign banks, a senior government official said [...]
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Philippine sect opens ‘worlds largest indoor arena’

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

Philippine President Benigno Aquino presided over the opening on Monday of what is billed as the world’s largest indoor stadium, erected by a politically-influential [...]
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Leading cruise companies eyeing Philippines as favourite destination

22-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Business Mirror | 6:00 AM

THREE of the world’s leading cruise companies – Carnival Corp., Royal Caribbean International and Norwegian Cruise Lines – have expressed interest to help [...]
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Philippines orders 13,000 nationals to leave Libya as violence worsens

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

The Philippines on Sunday ordered its estimated 13,000 nationals in Libya to flee that country due to the worsening unrest there. The Department of Foreign Affairs ordered [...]
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