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KPBS San Diego
Arms Embargo Lift Also Means More Regular U.S. Military Visits To Vietnamit's carried out naval and air operations to challenge China's territorial clai
Arms Embargo Lift Also Means More Regular U.S. Military Visits To Vietnam
KPBS San Diego / Posted 22 minutes ago
it's carried out naval and air operations to challenge China's territorial claims. Anthony Nelson, director of the U.S.-ASEAN Business Council, says China's aggressive behavior really changes the dynamic in the region. "We've seen a real change... Read more
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The Borneo Post
The week at a glance 29 May 2016said Proton will bring 1,000 units of selected models into the market and expec
The week at a glance 29 May 2016
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 hours ago
said Proton will bring 1,000 units of selected models into the market and expects to generate RM68 million in sales. Asean to evaluate fta potential with eaeu in August A meeting of ASEAN Senior Economic Officials (SEOM) in August will... Read more
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Pilipino Star
World Economic Forum in Kuala Lumpur tackles ASEAN integrationMANILA, Philippines – The 25th World Economic Forum (WEF) on ASEAN which would
World Economic Forum in Kuala Lumpur tackles ASEAN integration
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines – The 25th World Economic Forum (WEF) on ASEAN which would be held in Kuala Lumpur next week would address how the newly-formed regional economic bloc can lay the foundation for progress in Southeast Asia, organizers said. In a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte to pursue PPP projectsgovernment approval and two projects are undergoing studies. Among the PPP Cen
Duterte to pursue PPP projects
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 hours ago
government approval and two projects are undergoing studies. Among the PPP Center partners are the Asian Development Bank, ASEAN, Australian Agency for International Development, Canadian International Development Agency and the Japan International... Read more
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Business Wire
Lenovo anuncia os resultados do quarto trimestre e do exercício 2015/16crescimento de remessas de smartphone no quarto trimestre, um aumento de 44% em
Lenovo anuncia os resultados do quarto trimestre e do exercício 2015/16
Business Wire / Posted 7 hours ago
crescimento de remessas de smartphone no quarto trimestre, um aumento de 44% em relação ao ano anterior impulsionado pela ASEAN. Na divisão empresarial, construiu um bom canal de distribuição à medida faz transição para uma estrutura mais... Read more
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Business Wire
Lenovo gibt Ergebnisse des vierten Quartals und des Gesamtjahres 2015/16 bekanntbei der Ausfuhr von Smartphones verzeichnet, mit einer Steigerung von 44 Prozen
Lenovo gibt Ergebnisse des vierten Quartals und des Gesamtjahres 2015/16 bekannt
Business Wire / Posted 7 hours ago
bei der Ausfuhr von Smartphones verzeichnet, mit einer Steigerung von 44 Prozent gegenüber dem Vorjahr, die durch die ASEAN-Staaten erzielt wurde. Das Enterprise-Geschäft generierte eine gut gefüllte Pipeline, da es eine neue und flexiblere... Read more
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The Star
Sabah is not your political football, Duterte toldPETALING JAYA: Filipino politicians must realise that amateurish politics has n
Sabah is not your political football, Duterte told
The Star / Posted 8 hours ago
PETALING JAYA: Filipino politicians must realise that amateurish politics has no place within the spirit of Asean, says Datuk Abdul Rahman Dahlan (pic). The Kota Belud MP was responding to a statement by Philippines’ president-elect Rodrigo Duterte... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Maybank eyes alliance with fintech firmsGroup chief strategy officer Michael Foong said Maybank is currently discussing
Maybank eyes alliance with fintech firms
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 10 hours ago
Group chief strategy officer Michael Foong said Maybank is currently discussing with several fintech companies within Asean to explore these potential areas. "We are looking at how we can work with fintech companies to improve customer... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
South China Sea: Managing shared resources the keySouth China Sea (DOC) and to speed up the completion of the Code of Conduct in
South China Sea: Managing shared resources the key
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 10 hours ago
South China Sea (DOC) and to speed up the completion of the Code of Conduct in the South China Sea (COC). Besides China, Asean countries involved in the overlapping territorial claims in the South China Sea are Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines... Read more
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Business Wire
Lenovo Anuncia los Resultados del Cuarto Trimestre y de Todo el Año 2015/16trimestre, un aumento del 44 % con respecto al año anterior, impulsado por la A
Lenovo Anuncia los Resultados del Cuarto Trimestre y de Todo el Año 2015/16
Business Wire / Posted 10 hours ago
trimestre, un aumento del 44 % con respecto al año anterior, impulsado por la Asociación de Naciones del Sudeste Asiático (ASEAN, Association of Southeast Asian Nations). En el negocio empresarial, se construyó un buen medio de transición hacia una... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Duterte in Davao boosts Mindanao economic roleDepartment of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) depot located at Panacan Distric
Duterte in Davao boosts Mindanao economic role
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 hours ago
Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) depot located at Panacan District here. According to Villareal, the East ASEAN Growth Area (EAGA) – which is composed of Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines (BIMP) – is... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Hun Sen’s bodyguards convicted of assaultCambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen looks out from a car as he arrives for a Russ
Hun Sen’s bodyguards convicted of assault
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 16 hours ago
Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen looks out from a car as he arrives for a Russia-ASEAN summit at Sochi International Airport, Russia, May 18, 2016. HONG KONG - Three members of the bodyguard unit of Cambodia’s Prime Minister Hun Sen were convicted... Read more
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The Star
Turbulence aheadwhere the region is getting inclusive. Does an airline need operations in each
Turbulence ahead
The Star / Posted 19 hours ago
where the region is getting inclusive. Does an airline need operations in each South-East Asian country? He adds that the Asean open skies, an agreement which has finally been ratified by all parties, is yet another opportunity for airlines to... Read more
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Reuters
Putin vows Russian retaliation over U.S. missile shieldRussian President Vladimir Putin attends the Russia-ASEAN summit in Sochi, Russ
Putin vows Russian retaliation over U.S. missile shield
Reuters / Posted 23 hours ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin attends the Russia-ASEAN summit in Sochi, Russia, May 19, 2016. ATHENS Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday Moscow had no choice but to retaliate over the U.S. missile shield in Europe, and warned that... Read more
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The Star
Bursa highlights for Fri, May 27- 10%) to develop and promote AppAsia’s business to business to customer (B2B2C
Bursa highlights for Fri, May 27
The Star / Posted yesterday
- 10%) to develop and promote AppAsia’s business to business to customer (B2B2C) e-aggregator platform for countries in Asean and Australasia region and elsewhere. AppAsia, which has incurred losses for most financial years since 2009, also... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Have a coherent position on South China Sea issue’the director of John Hopkins Foreign Policy Institute in Washington, United Sta
‘Have a coherent position on South China Sea issue’
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
the director of John Hopkins Foreign Policy Institute in Washington, United States of America, has expressed hope for Asean to work harder to develop a coherent position on the issue involving China’s development in the South China Sea. She... Read more
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The Manila Times
What Russia has in common with the Philippines as a power in the Pacific regionIn more recent times, the Philippines supported Russia’s objectives to join APE
What Russia has in common with the Philippines as a power in the Pacific region
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
In more recent times, the Philippines supported Russia’s objectives to join APEC and to become a Dialogue Partner of ASEAN and a member of ASEM. Russia joined this last organization, Asia-Europe Meeting, as an Asian country. ASEM is a forum... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Faces From the Streets of St. Petersburgreported Thursday. Maria Zakharova, spokesperson for the Russian Foreign Minis
Faces From the Streets of St. Petersburg
The Moscow Times / Posted yesterday
reported Thursday. Maria Zakharova, spokesperson for the Russian Foreign Ministry, took some time during the the Russia-ASEAN summit on Thursday to show off her dancing skills. When Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev visited Crimea, he was... Read more
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The Manila Times
South China Sea: How we got to this stageof a series] AN informal consultation was held between China and members of the
South China Sea: How we got to this stage
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
of a series] AN informal consultation was held between China and members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Thailand on March 15, 2000, and “the code of conduct” documents, respectively drafted by both sides, were exchanged... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Agrilink 2016 to highlight Negros Islanddevelopment, retailing, and marketing. The island region’s agriculture industr
Agrilink 2016 to highlight Negros Island
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
development, retailing, and marketing. The island region’s agriculture industry has proven its resiliency in the face of ASEAN competition for both provinces. The Philippine Statistics Authority reports that in 2014, the Negros Island region had... Read more
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The Star
Kim Swee wants strikers to re-discover scoring touchin January, is struggling to assemble a decent side ahead of the Asian Cup play
Kim Swee wants strikers to re-discover scoring touch
The Star / Posted yesterday
in January, is struggling to assemble a decent side ahead of the Asian Cup playoff matches against Timor Leste and the Asean Football Federation (AFF) Suzuki Cup in November. The 28-year-old Zaquan’s return after a three-year lapse shows the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Pressure on yields may hit profitability: Jet Airwaysother factors. The airline — which rakes in more than 55 per cent revenues fro
Pressure on yields may hit profitability: Jet Airways
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
other factors. The airline — which rakes in more than 55 per cent revenues from international operations — has seen improved traffic to ASEAN and other regions. In 2015-16 fiscal, the number of passengers ferried by Jet Airways rose to 25.8 milli... Read more
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The Economic Times
Pressure on yields may hit profitability: Jet Airwaysfactors. The airline -- which rakes in more than 55 per cent revenues from int
Pressure on yields may hit profitability: Jet Airways
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
factors. The airline -- which rakes in more than 55 per cent revenues from international operations -- has seen improved traffic to ASEAN and other regions. In 2015-16 fiscal, the number of passengers ferried by Jet Airways rose to 25.8 m... Read more
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Business Standard India
Pressure on yields may hit profitability: Jet Airwaysfactors. The airline -- which rakes in more than 55 per cent revenues from int
Pressure on yields may hit profitability: Jet Airways
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
factors. The airline -- which rakes in more than 55 per cent revenues from international operations -- has seen improved traffic to ASEAN and other regions. In 2015-16 fiscal, the number of passengers ferried by Jet Airways rose to 25.8 m... Read more
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Business Wire
シンガポールのグローバルインディアンインターナショナルスクール(GIIS)在籍のアヌーシュカ・ガーイクワードが2016年CBSE試験でASEAN地域および中東地域の在外インド人(NRI)生徒の首位に--...
シンガポールのグローバルインディアンインターナショナルスクール(GIIS)在籍のアヌーシュカ・ガーイクワードが2016年CBSE試験でASEAN地域および中東地域の在外インド人(NRI)生徒の首位に
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Pilipino Star
Taiwanese pop-up store with 15 quirky brands makes its first stop in Philippines | Business Features, The Philippine StarTaiwan Selects Pop-up Store." The Philippines is the store’s first stop in the
Taiwanese pop-up store with 15 quirky brands makes its first stop in Philippines | Business Features, The Philippine Star
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
Taiwan Selects Pop-up Store." The Philippines is the store’s first stop in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) this year. Next stops will include Indonesia and Vietnam. The store is set in an energetic atmosphere accompanied... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH proposes to expand agreement on air, naval encounterscovering air and naval encounters among 20 countries. The proposal was made at
PH proposes to expand agreement on air, naval encounters
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
covering air and naval encounters among 20 countries. The proposal was made at the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Defense Ministers Meeting (ADMM) in Laos this week, the Department of National Defense said in a news release on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore unveils Sundram as national coachreplacement for previous incumbent Bernd Stange. Sundram signed a one-year dea
Singapore unveils Sundram as national coach
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
replacement for previous incumbent Bernd Stange. Sundram signed a one-year deal which will see him lead the Lions to the Asean Football Federation (AFF) Suzuki Cup in November and the third round of the 2019 Asian Cup qualifiers in March next... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
G-7 leaders express concern over South China Sea, urge peaceSecretary of General Ban Ki-moon, who was attending talks on the sidelines of t
G-7 leaders express concern over South China Sea, urge peace
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Secretary of General Ban Ki-moon, who was attending talks on the sidelines of the summit, urged that China and ASEAN member nations reach agreement soon on a "Code of Conduct" to avoid further escalation of disputes in the region. The... Read more
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The Financial Express
Beyond IT/BPO, new jobs not being created: 2/3 of record FDI only in serviceskeeping in view the overreliance on service to drive this growth. Globally, suc
Beyond IT/BPO, new jobs not being created: 2/3 of record FDI only in services
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
keeping in view the overreliance on service to drive this growth. Globally, such labor market transitions, including in the ASEAN boom of the mid-nineties and the Chinese growth story, have been achieved through a big manufacturing push. In India,... Read more
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The Financial Express
India-Russia agree to export BrahMos, world’s fastest anti-ship cruise missilesource. While defence minister Manohar Parrikar will be visiting Vietnam soon,
India-Russia agree to export BrahMos, world’s fastest anti-ship cruise missile
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
source. While defence minister Manohar Parrikar will be visiting Vietnam soon, where the talks for closing deal with the ASEAN member country could be discussed, the source revealed that by the year end, “ the BrahMos Aerospace is expected to ink... Read more
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Rappler
Treason? Aquino explains decisions during Scarborough standoffbefore Aquino steps down on June 30. The Philippines is also actively urging t
Treason? Aquino explains decisions during Scarborough standoff
Rappler / Posted yesterday
before Aquino steps down on June 30. The Philippines is also actively urging the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to assert itself in the resolution. ASEAN has signed a Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the South China Sea... Read more
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The Financial Express
FPIs sell $1 billion of Indian debt in last eight sessionsAs Ananth Narayan, MD and regional head of financial markets, Asean and South A
FPIs sell $1 billion of Indian debt in last eight sessions
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
As Ananth Narayan, MD and regional head of financial markets, Asean and South Asia, Standard Chartered, points out, much of the FPI debt outflow appears to be in corporate bonds, which could simply be bonds maturing, and not being replaced with fresh... Read more
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The Star
Empowering lives through educationTHE Ninth Asean Education Ministers (ASED) meeting that concluded yesterday pro
Empowering lives through education
The Star / Posted yesterday
THE Ninth Asean Education Ministers (ASED) meeting that concluded yesterday proved to be a fruitful one. After two days of deliberations following months of discussions, the most notable achievement was the adoption of the Asean Work Plan on... Read more
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The Indian Express
Beyond IT/BPO, new jobs not being created: 2/3 of record FDI only in serviceskeeping in view the overreliance on service to drive this growth. Globally, suc
Beyond IT/BPO, new jobs not being created: 2/3 of record FDI only in services
The Indian Express / Posted yesterday
keeping in view the overreliance on service to drive this growth. Globally, such labor market transitions, including in the ASEAN boom of the mid-nineties and the Chinese growth story, have been achieved through a big manufacturing push. In India,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Leaders of G7 nations to pay close attention on maritime disputes in Asiaissues on the oceans,” he said. Kawamura cited another comment by the world le
Leaders of G7 nations to pay close attention on maritime disputes in Asia
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
issues on the oceans,” he said. Kawamura cited another comment by the world leaders that G7 might need to cooperate with Asean member-states, and possibly bring up the issue at the upcoming East Asia Summit in September. TVJ Disclaimer: Comments... Read more
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Inquirier.net
UN case a sign PH respects int’l law–Gazminof international law in guiding and influencing the actions of member-states of
UN case a sign PH respects int’l law–Gazmin
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
of international law in guiding and influencing the actions of member-states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean). “The Philippines’ decision to seek arbitration on its maritime entitlements in the South China Sea is a... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Obama Makes The Case For A Nuclear-Free World Ahead Of Historic Hiroshima VisitWe’ve forged new partnerships with countries like Vietnam, which I just visited
Obama Makes The Case For A Nuclear-Free World Ahead Of Historic Hiroshima Visit
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 days ago
We’ve forged new partnerships with countries like Vietnam, which I just visited, and with regional institutions like ASEAN and the East Asia Summit. With the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the highest-standard trade agreement in history, we have... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Silat’s Al-Jufferi is Sportsman, salute to Ahmad Sarji, Jegain winning a gold medal at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Champio
Silat’s Al-Jufferi is Sportsman, salute to Ahmad Sarji, Jega
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
in winning a gold medal at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Championships in Qatar in the 100m (T36) and the Asean Para Games (APG) in Singapore in the 100m and 200m (T36) events. The 29-year-old sprinter, who is now ranked number... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Asean defence ministers sign joint declaration to combat terrorismKUALA LUMPUR: All 10 Asean defence ministers yesterday signed a Joint Declarati
Asean defence ministers sign joint declaration to combat terrorism
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: All 10 Asean defence ministers yesterday signed a Joint Declaration on Promoting Defence Cooperation for a Dynamic Asean Community, collectively agreeing to combat terrorism in all forms and manifestations in this region. Defence... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Asean+3 approves guidelines on student exchange and mobilityPETALING JAYA: The Third Asean+3 (APT) Education Ministers Meeting (EMM) has ap
Asean+3 approves guidelines on student exchange and mobility
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
PETALING JAYA: The Third Asean+3 (APT) Education Ministers Meeting (EMM) has approved the APT Guidelines on Student Exchange and Mobility in promoting the development of higher education in 13 member states. “It is also supported by participating... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Phl diplomacy in a multipolar worldis the need to balance our national interest with those of other powers who hap
Phl diplomacy in a multipolar world
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
is the need to balance our national interest with those of other powers who happen to be our allies – Japan, the US and ASEAN in particular. A bilateral approach to the dispute which may seem sensible is not that simple anymore. Ideal... Read more
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express
Putin issues thinly-veiled threat to ‘DECLINING EU’ as he looks to form rival alliance“Europe is facing increased competition from other power centres of the contemp
Putin issues thinly-veiled threat to ‘DECLINING EU’ as he looks to form rival alliance
express / Posted 2 days ago
“Europe is facing increased competition from other power centres of the contemporary world. “For instance, at the recent ASEAN Russia Commemorative Summit in Sochi we had meaningful discussions with our partners on pressing international issues,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Asian leaders need to cooperate to overcome challenges: ESM Gohtheir sixth meeting in Seoul last November - their first since 2012 as they squ
Asian leaders need to cooperate to overcome challenges: ESM Goh
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
their sixth meeting in Seoul last November - their first since 2012 as they squabbled over historical issues. Mr Goh cited ASEAN as a good example of a multilateral institution that helped former foes become cooperative partners. "While we are 10... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Tax system overhaul needed for growth – DOFtax agencies to administer the tax system. “A genuine tax reform package must
Tax system overhaul needed for growth – DOF
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
tax agencies to administer the tax system. “A genuine tax reform package must be competitive and progressive in light of ASEAN integration,” DOF said. Under DOF’s CTRP, Congress may decide to increase the current value-added tax (VAT) rate to 14... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Congrats, Cesar!Pernia which cuts personal income taxes to benefit low-income earners and place
Congrats, Cesar!
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
Pernia which cuts personal income taxes to benefit low-income earners and place corporate income tax at the level of other ASEAN countries. Incoming Secretary Pernia also indicated that tax perks may have to be reduced to offset the foregone... Read more
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The Star
Sprinter Badrul looking for speed test against Asia's bestKUALA LUMPUR: Sprinter Badrul Hisyam Abdul Manap has proven himself in the Asea
Sprinter Badrul looking for speed test against Asia's best
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Sprinter Badrul Hisyam Abdul Manap has proven himself in the Asean Schools Games in Brunei last December. Now he will get the chance to gauge his standard against the best sprinters in the Asian Junior Athletics Championships in Ho Chi... Read more
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The Manila Times
China: Jet skiing to Spratlys and the multilateral imperativetribunals. A one-on-one dialogue between Manila and Beijing would also betray
China: Jet skiing to Spratlys and the multilateral imperative
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
tribunals. A one-on-one dialogue between Manila and Beijing would also betray our endorsement of the declared position of Asean (Association of Southeast Asian Nations), of which we are a founding member, that these matters be dealt with by the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Some Myanmar citizens reject Suu Kyi's call to avoid terms like 'Rohingya' and 'Bengali'of the community is not only a "racial issue". Thet Swe Win, the country repre
Some Myanmar citizens reject Suu Kyi's call to avoid terms like 'Rohingya' and 'Bengali'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
of the community is not only a "racial issue". Thet Swe Win, the country representative for the Regional Institution for ASEAN Youth Forum, said: “What is their plan, when are they planning to solve this problem? They should tell the people what... Read more
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Sun Star
Mendoza joins PH bid in 17th Asean chess tourneyBAGUIO’S junior chess wizard Bea Mendoza jumps into action at the 17th ASEAN+ A
Mendoza joins PH bid in 17th Asean chess tourney
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
BAGUIO’S junior chess wizard Bea Mendoza jumps into action at the 17th ASEAN+ Age Group Open Chess Championship in Pattaya City, Thailand from May 28 until June 7. The University of Baguio grade 10 high school student will join the Philippine... Read more
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