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In Thai Election, New 'War Room' Polices Social Media

BANGKOK - In Thailand's election 'war room,' authorities scroll through thousands of social media posts, looking for violations of laws ...

US Navy Won't Alter Sail-Bys at Sea Despite China Maneuver

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - The U.S. Navy won't alter its so-called 'freedom of navigation' sail-bys in the disputed South China Sea ...

Investigative Reports Needed on the Influx of Foreign Workers

President Duterte talks about the the presence of Chinese workers in the country in his speech during a PDP-Laban campaign ...

Galvez to Bangsamoro communities: BARMM is for everyone Manila Bulletin News

Galvez to Bangsamoro communities: BARMM is for everyone Manila Bulletin The beauty of the newly-established Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim ...

Los Angeles City Hall indulges in micromanagement and overreach Daily News

Los Angeles City Hall indulges in micromanagement and overreach LA Daily News Los Angeles city officials have plenty of pressing ...

The campaign for a 'drug-free world' is costing lives - Louise Arbour and Mohamed ElBaradei

Global policy on drug control is unrealistic, and has taken a harsh toll on millions of the worlds poorest people ...

Shocking autopsy photos show toll of plastic waste on dead whale

Shocking autopsy photos show toll of plastic waste on dead whale The Guardian Images show marine biologist removing 88lb worth ...

RRHI bottom line up 2% despite inflation woes

Gokongwei-led Robinsons Retail Holdings Inc. (RRHI) posted a 2-percent increase in its net profit last year to P5.1 billion The ...

Unsolicited proposal violates BOT law

The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) did not adopt a Japanese firms unsolicited proposal for a Kaliwa Intake Weir ...

New fiscal regime for mining seen by June

House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo said on Tuesday that both chambers of Congress were working to pass a new fiscal regime ...

PH economy off to strong start with Jan-Feb net dollar inflows

More dollars went into than out of the economy in February The post PH economy off to strong start with ...

Global shares mixed in muted trading ahead of US Fed meeting

TOKYO - Shares rose in Europe on Tuesday after a day of mixed but muted trading in Asia. Investors are ...

BPI Family aims to issue P60B in loans

BPI Family Savings Bank, the countrys largest thrift bank, aims to jack up its new home loan bookings this year ...

DMCI Homes rolling out 10 residential projects in 19

DMCI Homes plans to launch 10 real estate projects worth P104 billion this year The post DMCI Homes rolling out ...

Century Properties 2018 profit jumps by 72%

Antonio family-led Century Properties Group (CPG) grew net profit last year by 72 percent The post Century Properties 2018 profit ...

Govt defends terms of China loans

Dominguez was responding to a query why he deemed that the Duterte administration was able to secure better financing for ...

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Greenback dives after Federal Reserve says no more rate hikes in 2019

NEW YORK, New York - The U.S. Federal Resreve surprised on Wednesday, following its regular two day monthly meeting on ...

Tokyo stocks rise, rest of Asia slips

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian bourses were mixed on Wednesday with Australian and Chinese indices trading in the red, while markets ...

Creed busy in Brussels on no-deal Brexit impacts on Ireland

BRUSSELS, Belgium - The future of Irish beef exports, and other issues that will face European farmers in the event ...

Mixed markets in U.S. on Tuesday

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Tuesday, although moves in either direction were unremarkable. Holding investors ...

Varadkar meets head of EC Donald Tusk in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - The leader of the Irish government, An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar met with the President of the European ...

Etihad looking to bail out Jet Airways

MUMBAI, India - India's second largest airline Jet Airways on Monday announced it had grounded four more aircraft and cancelled all ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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