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The largest key infrastructure contract under the transportation agency has been inked on Thursday, with the private proponent vowing to complete the construction of the...

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The value of private and public construction projects grew 12 percent in 2013, according to the latest Construction Statistics from Approved Building Permits by...

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The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Thursday said it will not stop Filipino residents or temporary visitors who participate in the ongoing demonstration...

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HONG KONG—Shops in Hong Kong have closed and the local stock market has plunged but protesters are gambling their agitation for greater democracy will...

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Malacañang said it is not abandoning its option of consulting with the people on proposals to amend the Constitution, despite surveys showing the majority...

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DAVAO CITY—A seaport control tower and a warehouse complex, complete with a backup power- generating unit, are the key features of a modern shipping-port...
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DEL MONTE Pacific Ltd., the food group of the Campos family, may issue preferred shares by year-end, proceeds of which will be used to...

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CITY OF SAN FERNANDO—The pioneer in home-depot business concept opened its first provincial branch here on Tuesday. MC Home Depot, which started providing what...

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COMPANIES controlled by tycoon Henry Sy attracted more than $121 million, or P5.38 billion, from investors from the sale of their respective stakes in...

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AES Philippines Inc. on Thursday said its Battery Energy Storage (BES) could be part of the solution to address the anticipated power crisis set...

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PROPERTY developer Profriends Group Inc. said it will develop its existing land bank through 2034 as it plans to develop products to serve the...

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LISTED First Gen Corp. declared cash dividends on common shares due for distribution by the end of this month. The Lopez-led company, as per its...
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INCHEON, South Korea—The chase for a second gold medal terribly shrunk on a cool Thursday evening at the 17th Asian Games. Only lightweight Charly Suarez...

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INCHEON, South Korea—The Philippines went down to only two more chances at a taekwondo gold medal in the 17th Asian Games after Benjamin Keith...

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INCHEON, South Korea—The Blu Girls may have missed the podium at the 17th Asian Games, but their fourth-place performance earned them softball John Henri Lhuillier’s...

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INCHEON, South Korea—Charly Suarez moved closer to fulfilling his dream—and, more important, the Filipinos’ clamor for a second gold medal at the 17th Asian Games—after...

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INCHEON, South Korea—The Philippines finally hit gold three days before the 17th Asian Games come to a close in this bustling port city close to...

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INCHEON, South Korea—Team Philippines is going home with at least one gold medal, thanks to a world-class BMX cyclist who preferred to train in...
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SINCE making a splashy big-screen debut as Miranda Frost in the blockbuster James Bond movie Die Another Day (2002), British actress Rosamund Pike has wowed...

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MY Offally good recipes are two of the more common applications of innards and off-cuts in Filipino cooking. Luckily, our cuisine still makes good...

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A TRIP to Mongolia will not be complete without immersing oneself in the luxury of a Genghis Khan, the founder and leader of the...

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IN her new memoir, Daring: My Passages, literary journalist Gail Sheehy describes her struggles and triumphs as she made an imprint on the world...
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RCD Land, an affiliate of the RCD group of companies, has been recently granted incentives by the Board of Investment (BOI) for its mass...

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IS there a flexible response to the controversy facing DMCI Homes Inc.’s Torre de Manila project? The situation pitting the developer and a handful of...

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NESTLED inside BF Homes in Las Piñas is a well-kept secret—a row of low-rise condominiums built on a 2.4-hectare gated area. The resort-style homes...

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It’s been 23 years since volcanic ash, spewed by the cataclysmic eruption of Mt. Pinatubo, blanketed this tropical country like some unwelcome snow. More than...
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A round the world, cataract is the leading cause of blindness, according to the Geneva-based World Health Organization. An estimated 42 million people are affected...

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SOME people have developed unhealthy habits, which started when they’re young that have become part of their daily lives; and these people failed to...

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MATH was my favorite subject in grade school. I was always fascinated by the workings of the numbers and its ability to create solutions to...

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‘Early diagnosis and treatment can minimize or prevent optic nerve damage and limit glaucoma-related vision loss.” -- Mayo Clinic “Glaucoma is the leading cause of...

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