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China rejects Philippines protest on ships, complains of detentions

China rejected Philippine complaints on Wednesday about Chinese survey vessels operating in a gas-rich area of Manila‘s exclusive economic zone, and has lodged a separate complaint about the detention of Chinese workers, as tensions persist. 470 more words


SONA 2014: Aquino cites PH's progress, fights for his "bosses"

  • President Benigno Aquino III highlighted the accomplishments of his administration in his fifth SONA at Batasang Pambansa last July 28, Monday.
  • The President became emotional as he commemorated his parents sacrifices for the country.
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Smoking Philippine leader OKs cigarette warnings

Philippine President Benigno Aquino III, a known smoker, has signed a law requiring tobacco companies to put graphic health warnings on cigarette packs on all brands including… 341 more words

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Typhoon Strengthens as It Heads Toward Philippine Capital

By Cris Larano
The Wall Street Journal

Updated July 15, 2014 1:00 p.m. ET

Manila Braces as Howling Winds, Three-Meter Storm Surges Threaten Coastal Towns… 1,001 more words

Malacañang: Halos Mysteriously Appeared Above Aquino & Abad's Heads

MANILA, Philippines — President Benigno Aquino III along with budget secretary Florencio “Butch” Abad were seen with mysterious rings of light above their heads during a cabinet meeting held earlier this morning at Malacañang. 326 more words

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