Saturday, April 18th 2015

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WASHINGTON—China’s proposed infrastructure bank for Asia is intended to complement and not replace existing lenders dominated by the US and Japan, a senior Chinese...

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WASHINGTON — US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew is urging Greece to reach a deal with its creditors, warning that a default would “create immediate...

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WASHINGTON — US President Barack Obama defended his efforts to broaden commerce with Asia and Europe and warned on Friday that opposition would give...

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BANGKOK—A draft of Thailand’s new constitution, written to reduce the power of major political parties and keep politicians in check, was submitted to an...

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The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) has issued a certificate of compliance (COC), essentially a mark of a project’s favored status, to AC Energy Holdings...

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The recent sale of Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co.’s (PLDT) Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) shares should not adversely impact its credit standing at present...

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The Philippines suffered $13 billion of damage when Supertyphoon Yolanda (international code name Haiyan) tore through the country in 2013, a year after another...

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The Board of Investments (BOI) said on Friday it is targeting to roll out the guidelines for a government-led initiative by the third quarter...
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SPLASH Corp. on Friday said its net income rose by 46 percent in the first quarter of the year and already exceeding profit for...

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THE awards-giving event by consultancy firm Chalre Associates Inc. would recognize business leaders who have bolstered the country’s reputation as an emerging business hub...

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THE Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved the issuance of P800 million worth of short-term commercial paper of brokerage and leasing and financing...

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TRANS-Asia Petroleum Corp. (Tapet) and Frontier Gasfields Pty. Ltd. (FGL) will proceed to conduct exploration activities in the offshore section of the Visayan Basin,...

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The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) has, again, lost a multimillion-peso tax-deficiency assessment case at the Court of Tax Appeals (CTA) because of an...

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The Philippines is cochair at the 24th World Economic Forum (WEF) on East Asia happening in Jakarta, Indonesia, from April 19 to 21 this...
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THE head of Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s promotional company said this week that tickets for the unbeaten boxer’s May 2 fight against Manny Pacquiao at...

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RIO DE JANEIRO—Usain Bolt walked into a small gym at the base of Rio de Janeiro’s Mangueira favela on Thursday, took three shots on...

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CHICAGO—For the first time in three years, the Chicago Bulls will have their injury-plagued star player, Derrick Rose, on the court at the most...

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IS the National Collegiate Athletic Association of the Philippines (NCAA) returning to its former television partner? The BusinessMirror learned on Friday that the NCAA has...

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BRUNEI’S Filipino Coach Nomar Isla is hoping the Batang Gilas would practice “Filipino hospitality” when they clash on Saturday in the Southeast Asia Basketball...

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LOS ANGELES—Manny Pacquiao intends to put on a show when he faces Floyd Mayweather Jr. in two-and-a-half weeks. He really hopes Mayweather is also coming...
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IN honor of Women’s Month 2015, the culture and tourism agencies of the municipality of Taraka, Lanao del Sur, mounted another gathering of the Maranao...

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NELSON GREAVES went to Harvard to study English with plans of going into law or medicine. He didn’t take either path but turned a...

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GUAM, an American territory, is the closest US destination to the Philippines. Thus, it is no wonder, that many Filipinos work in the island...

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WHEN you have a big family like I do, sometimes the mere thought of going out of town can be very overwhelming, from an...

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NOW, isn’t this sweet music to the ears for both genders in the country today or what? From here on, Robinsons Rewards Card (RRC) members...

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A ballet company’s lifeblood lies in its corps of dancers. Unless it has strong talented dancers who are skillful in their performances, no amount...
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CITYSTATE Properties and Management Corp. (CPMC) recently awarded Guia and Willy Cheung their Transfer Certificate of Title (TCT) for a lot they purchased at...

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WITH a remarkable economic growth rate of 6.1 percent, vigorous service and surging foreign investments, the country’s property sector is slated to have another...

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AFTER Palawan, Bohol, Boracay and Cebu, what’s the next big local leisure destination the Philippines can proudly offer the world? Our local leisure development sector...

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SM Prime Holdings Inc., the property-development arm of Filipino-Chinese billionaire Henry Sy’s SM group of companies, will continue to capitalize on the growth of...

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FOR four days during the recent Holy Week, the lush grounds around the sprawling Club Ananda, clubhouse of emerging mountainside community Sandari Batulao, rang...

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FOR the driven who want a good start in their business endeavors and are in search of a power address, Avida Land is offering...
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Q&A with founder and race director Edward Kho Running is also a good way to provide a suitable work-life balance, giving runners a healthy way...

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Like most tropical fruits grown in the country, papaya can be had anytime of the year.  After all, most Filipinos grow this fruit crop...

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On September 11, 2003, Hollywood actor John Ritter fell ill while rehearsing for the television comedy, 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter. He...

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Remember the “6S” this summer, which refers to  sore eyes, sunburn, sipon at ubo, suka at tae, sakit sa balat and sakmal ng aso,...

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P189-million solar-power plant begins operation Lucio Tan Group’s Absolut Distillers Inc. (ADI) has started the operation of a P189-million solar-power plant project in Lian, Batangas...

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It is as difficult as it is rare for men to consult a dermatologist for their aesthetic needs, although times may have truly changed...
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