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Philippines says beheaded civilians found in Isis-held town

Seventy-one security force workers and 299 militants eliminated and 246,000 individuals displaced in dispute given that 23 May

Five beheaded civilians were discovered in a Philippine city inhabited by Islamist rebels on Wednesday, the armed force stated, cautioning the variety of citizens eliminated by rebel atrocities might increase greatly as soldiers retake more ground. 369 more words

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BSP to Introduce New Reporting Standards for Financial Institutions in 2018

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP, Philippine central bank) will introduce stiffer penalties on banks starting January 2018 under new reporting standards to be imposed on all players. 57 more words

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China Donates $7.4-M in Weapons for Fight Against Terrorism

President Rodrigo Duterte personally received $7.4-million worth of firearms and ammunitions donated by the Chinese government. China earlier donated $400,000 for the rehabilitation of Marawi and for families of slain soldiers. 46 more words

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Government Approves Two Rail and Nine Other Projects

The government approved 11 projects worth $6.89 billion, including two major rail lines situated north of Metro Manila and in Mindanao. Most of the projects will be financed through official development assistance, including three that were originally earmarked as public-private partnership projects. 42 more words

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MORE THAN 10,000 ROOMS IN THE PHILIPPINES HOTEL CONSTRUCTION PIPELINE

The Philippines has 37 hotel projects and 10,713 rooms in its hotel construction pipeline, according to a new report.

The new Asia-Pacific Hotel Construction Overview report prepared by TOPHOTELPROJECTS exclusively for The Hotel Show Philippines, identifies the Philippines as one of the top ten countries in the region with the most hotel construction currently underway. 426 more words

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