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Philboxing
PHILIPPINES WILL HOST 30TH SEA GAMES IN 2019to the successful hosting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations ministe
Philboxing / Posted 53 minutes ago
to the successful hosting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations ministerial conference held last week. �Like the ASEAN, the SEA Games Federation, besides providing the avenue for athletes of member countries to meet in competitions, was... Read more
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The Hindu
Redrawing the arc of influenceplateau in Bhutan. Few other countries in Asia are, however, willing or in a po
The Hindu / Posted 3 hours ago
plateau in Bhutan. Few other countries in Asia are, however, willing or in a position to tangle with China. A divided ASEAN again has provided China with an opportunity to demonstrate its economic and military muscle. Most countries in the... Read more
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Top Gear Philippines
All-new Honda CR-V receives 5-star ASEAN NCAP safety ratingtotal of 88.80 points—good enough for five stars. For comparison's sake, the pr
Top Gear Philippines / Posted 4 hours ago
total of 88.80 points—good enough for five stars. For comparison's sake, the previous-generation CR-V received four stars. ASEAN NCAP says the new scoring system was implemented to prevent carmakers from promoting their vehicles' higher ratings... Read more
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The Manila Times
Chile, Philippines to restart FTA talksMalaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam and Indonesia. It is also a member of t
The Manila Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam and Indonesia. It is also a member of the Pacific Alliance and the ambassador said Asean and the PA were currently working closely in the areas of economic cooperation, education, science and technology and... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
US, Japan discuss North Korean threatJapanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defe
Rapid City Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defense Secretary James Mattis, gather for an "ASEAN" style handshake at the start of a Security Consultative Committee meeting, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at the State... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
US, Japan discuss North Korean threatJapanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defe
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defense Secretary James Mattis, gather for an "ASEAN" style handshake at the start of a Security Consultative Committee meeting, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at the State... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
US, Japan discuss North Korean threatJapanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defe
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 8 hours ago
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defense Secretary James Mattis, gather for an "ASEAN" style handshake at the start of a Security Consultative Committee meeting, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at the State... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
US, Japan discuss North Korean threatJapanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defe
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defense Secretary James Mattis, gather for an "ASEAN" style handshake at the start of a Security Consultative Committee meeting, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at the State... Read more
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The Economic Times
History of Asean countries not completely correct: Sanjeev SanyalThe five-day programme culminates on Saturday. "At the time of colonialism, th
The Economic Times / Posted 8 hours ago
The five-day programme culminates on Saturday. "At the time of colonialism, the history, culture and civilisation of Asean countries was written to serve the interests of imperialistic countries. It (history) is not completely correct," Sanyal... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte changes mind, says PH will host 2019 SEAGto the successful hosting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations ministe
The Manila Times / Posted 8 hours ago
to the successful hosting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations ministerial conference held last week. “Like the ASEAN, the SEA Games Federation, besides providing the avenue for athletes of member countries to meet in competitions, was... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
US, Japan discuss North Korean threatJapanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defe
Fremont Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defense Secretary James Mattis, gather for an "ASEAN" style handshake at the start of a Security Consultative Committee meeting, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at the State... Read more
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Missoulian
US, Japan discuss North Korean threatJapanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defe
Missoulian / Posted 8 hours ago
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defense Secretary James Mattis, gather for an "ASEAN" style handshake at the start of a Security Consultative Committee meeting, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at the State... Read more
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The World
US, Japan discuss North Korean threatJapanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defe
The World / Posted 8 hours ago
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defense Secretary James Mattis, gather for an "ASEAN" style handshake at the start of a Security Consultative Committee meeting, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at the State... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
US, Japan discuss North Korean threatJapanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defe
The Times and Democrat / Posted 8 hours ago
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defense Secretary James Mattis, gather for an "ASEAN" style handshake at the start of a Security Consultative Committee meeting, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at the State... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
US, Japan discuss North Korean threatJapanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defe
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 8 hours ago
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defense Secretary James Mattis, gather for an "ASEAN" style handshake at the start of a Security Consultative Committee meeting, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at the State... Read more
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The Sentinel
US, Japan discuss North Korean threatJapanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defe
The Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defense Secretary James Mattis, gather for an "ASEAN" style handshake at the start of a Security Consultative Committee meeting, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at the State... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
US, Japan discuss North Korean threatJapanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defe
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 8 hours ago
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defense Secretary James Mattis, gather for an "ASEAN" style handshake at the start of a Security Consultative Committee meeting, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at the State... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
US, Japan discuss North Korean threatJapanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defe
Santa Maria Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defense Secretary James Mattis, gather for an "ASEAN" style handshake at the start of a Security Consultative Committee meeting, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at the State... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
US, Japan discuss North Korean threatJapanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defe
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 8 hours ago
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defense Secretary James Mattis, gather for an "ASEAN" style handshake at the start of a Security Consultative Committee meeting, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at the State... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
US, Japan discuss North Korean threatJapanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defe
Sioux City Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and Defense Secretary James Mattis, gather for an "ASEAN" style handshake at the start of a Security Consultative Committee meeting, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at the State... Read more
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dna
History of Asean countries not completely correct: SanyalPrincipal Economic Advisor to the Ministry of Finance, Sanjeev Sanyal today que
dna / Posted 10 hours ago
Principal Economic Advisor to the Ministry of Finance, Sanjeev Sanyal today questioned the accuracy of the history of Asean countries, saying it was written in the "interests of imperialist nations." Sanyal was speaking at the ongoing Indo-Asean... Read more
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The Star
Khairy launches sports exhibition at National Museumin sports at the National Museum here. The exhibition titled Pameran KL 2017 B
The Star / Posted 10 hours ago
in sports at the National Museum here. The exhibition titled Pameran KL 2017 Bangkit Bersama 29th SEA Games and 9th Asean Para Games was held in conjunction with the 29th SEA Games. Also present at the exhibition launch was Museums... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Mithali Raj says criticism important for growth of women’s cricketchanged over the last 20 years, with regards to women’s cricket. Speaking to H
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 hours ago
changed over the last 20 years, with regards to women’s cricket. Speaking to Hindustan Times on the sidelines of the India-ASEAN Youth Summit in Bhopal, Mithali spoke of her journey as a cricketer from 1990 to present . “When I started playing... Read more
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The Star
Tengku Zafrul: Embracing diversity, our source of strengthgather in Kuala Lumpur for the 29th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games. August is also
The Star / Posted 11 hours ago
gather in Kuala Lumpur for the 29th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games. August is also the month we celebrate the formation of Asean, in addition to the Independence Days of Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore. What these events have in common is how... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Nissan spreads wings in Bulacanin history, the Nissan LEAF. Nissan’s global headquarters in Yokohama, Japan ma
Manila Standard Today / Posted 11 hours ago
in history, the Nissan LEAF. Nissan’s global headquarters in Yokohama, Japan manages operations in six regions: Japan, ASEAN & Oceana; Africa, Middle East & India; China; Europe; Latin America and North America. Nissan has a global workforce of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Surge in Gold imports: Government notifies rules for safeguard probes against South Koreaof GST almost doubled to Rs 30,000 crore in July. Gold import contributed sign
The Economic Times / Posted 13 hours ago
of GST almost doubled to Rs 30,000 crore in July. Gold import contributed significantly to this increased collection. India has also implemented trade agreements with other regions, including Thailand, Japan, ASEAN and Singapo... Read more
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Minda News
BIMP-EAGA artists to gather in GenSan for festival(MindaNews / 17 Aug) – Hundreds of artists and cultural performers from the Bru
Minda News / Posted 13 hours ago
(MindaNews / 17 Aug) – Hundreds of artists and cultural performers from the Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines-East Asean Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA) will gather here next month for the sub-region’s first-ever grand “festival of festivals.” A... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Athletes to be involved in planning for 2019 SEA Games hostingso everybody will have duties appealable to us. The three of us (with Cojuangco
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 hours ago
so everybody will have duties appealable to us. The three of us (with Cojuangco and Ramirez) have agreed to do it the Asean way, which is by consensus,’’ said Cayetano. The Philippine hosting was initially shelved after the government... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Neda chief: Mega Manila Subway project up for Palace OK in SeptemberNeda documents showed. The loan will be signed by Duterte and Japan Prime Mini
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 hours ago
Neda documents showed. The loan will be signed by Duterte and Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on the sidelines of the Asean Summit set in November. In June, Pernia disclosed to the Inquirer that the Philippine government was eyeing to secure... Read more
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The Star
Malaysia eyes Africa for halal exportsit as an entry point as we are about to expand our presence in the African cont
The Star / Posted 15 hours ago
it as an entry point as we are about to expand our presence in the African continent," he told reporters at the Halfest ASEAN 2017 meet-and-greet session here today. Jamil said the African continent had a population of some 1.22 billion, out of... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Latest partnership will have positive impact on ProtonChua also said the partnership would help expand the market for Proton cars in
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 16 hours ago
Chua also said the partnership would help expand the market for Proton cars in Geely's existing markets in China, ASEAN, the Middle East and North Africa which would push sales up to 500,000 units per year. From January to July 2017, the... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardiaproblems for the delegates. Legaspi City, like Bacolod, was one of the cities c
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 18 hours ago
problems for the delegates. Legaspi City, like Bacolod, was one of the cities chosen to hold the lighting launch of the ASEAN. What a disappointment this must have been to the city and province. Well, I am sure that if they decide to move the... Read more
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News.com.au
Japan trade surges on demand in China, USas fish and meat shipments surged. China's imports from Japan surged 18 per ce
News.com.au / Posted 19 hours ago
as fish and meat shipments surged. China's imports from Japan surged 18 per cent to 1.2 trillion yen. Japan's exports to ASEAN, 10 countries belonging to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, also jumped 18 per cent, to one trillion yen,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Japan trade surges in July on strong demand in China, USand coal imports jumped 68 percent. China's imports from Japan surged 18 perce
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 19 hours ago
and coal imports jumped 68 percent. China's imports from Japan surged 18 percent to 1.2 trillion yen. Japan's exports to ASEAN, 10 countries belonging to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, also jumped 18 percent, to 1.0 trillion yen ($9... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Japan trade surges in July on strong demand in China, USand coal imports jumped 68 percent. China's imports from Japan surged 18 perce
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 19 hours ago
and coal imports jumped 68 percent. China's imports from Japan surged 18 percent to 1.2 trillion yen. Japan's exports to ASEAN, 10 countries belonging to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, also jumped 18 percent, to 1.0 trillion yen ($9... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Mosquito-borne infectious diseases: Crafting an Asian solutionformed specifically to accelerate progress against malaria and to eliminate the
Asian Correspondent / Posted 19 hours ago
formed specifically to accelerate progress against malaria and to eliminate the disease in the region by 2030; the Asean Strategic Framework for Health Development; and the Asean Expert Group on Communicable Diseases, which focuses on... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Japan trade surges in July on strong demand in China, USand coal imports jumped 68 percent. China's imports from Japan surged 18 perce
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 hours ago
and coal imports jumped 68 percent. China's imports from Japan surged 18 percent to 1.2 trillion yen. Japan's exports to ASEAN, 10 countries belonging to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, also jumped 18 percent, to 1.0 trillion yen ($9... Read more
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Rappler
Philippine GDP grows faster by 6.5% in Q2 20175%. Meanwhile, governmentspending went up to 5.6% in the 2nd quarter of the ye
Rappler / Posted 20 hours ago
5%. Meanwhile, governmentspending went up to 5.6% in the 2nd quarter of the year, from 4% in the 1st quarter. PH ahead of ASEAN so far, behind China Should economists' targets be realized, the Philippines' 2nd quarter economic growth would slip... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
BoI tells Thai firms to look at expanding into AseanThailand's Board of Investment (BoI) is encouraging Thai investors to invest mo
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 21 hours ago
Thailand's Board of Investment (BoI) is encouraging Thai investors to invest more in several Asean countries to capitalise on growing demand at a time when labour costs in these countries remain low. Speaking at the "Thailand Overseas Investment... Read more
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The Star
Top planters to export certified sustainable palm oil by end-2019of 65% of the region’s market share despite the competitive price offered by ot
The Star / Posted 21 hours ago
of 65% of the region’s market share despite the competitive price offered by other palm oil-producing countries. Last year Asean countries imported RM8.3bil worth of palm oil and palm oil products from Malaysia. The Philippines, Vietnam and Myanmar... Read more
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The Star
Faster growth seen for second quarterin its report yesterday. Nomura pointed out that Malaysia at present had the l
The Star / Posted 21 hours ago
in its report yesterday. Nomura pointed out that Malaysia at present had the least fiscal space compared with three other Asean economies – Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines. It noted that Malaysia had run another large fiscal deficit in... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Japan trade surges in July on strong demand in China, USand coal imports jumped 68 percent. China's imports from Japan surged 18 perce
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 21 hours ago
and coal imports jumped 68 percent. China's imports from Japan surged 18 percent to 1.2 trillion yen. Japan's exports to ASEAN, 10 countries belonging to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, also jumped 18 percent, to 1.0 trillion yen ($9... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Japan trade surges in July on strong demand in China, USand coal imports jumped 68 percent. China's imports from Japan surged 18 perce
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 21 hours ago
and coal imports jumped 68 percent. China's imports from Japan surged 18 percent to 1.2 trillion yen. Japan's exports to ASEAN, 10 countries belonging to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, also jumped 18 percent, to 1.0 trillion yen ($9... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Strengthening bonds of friendshipmention of Chinese reclamation and militarization activities in the Spratlys, i
Pilipino Star / Posted 22 hours ago
mention of Chinese reclamation and militarization activities in the Spratlys, in the communiqué issued at the end of the ASEAN ministerial meetings in Manila earlier this month. How Cayetano became sure that the island reclamation is over is a... Read more
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The Star
Brunsfield sponsors education pullouts to reinforce pupils’ English skillsand development as well as to make education accessible to more students. Amon
The Star / Posted 22 hours ago
and development as well as to make education accessible to more students. Among the projects is the Brunsfield Oxford Asean Human Rights Law scholarship and the setting up of the Brunsfield Engineer­ing and Entre­preneurship Centre at the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Jason Chee, medal-winning para-athlete, loses right eye to cancerwill Chee ever be the same at table tennis, the sport that earned him one gold
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 hours ago
will Chee ever be the same at table tennis, the sport that earned him one gold and another silver medal at the 2015 ASEAN Para Games? "One thing is I won't give up easily; I still want to carry on playing table tennis," he insisted. Chee... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Asean Pop Concert proves music a universal languageregion made him a suitable choice to be the country’s representative in the rec
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
region made him a suitable choice to be the country’s representative in the recent Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Pop Concert, told the Inquirer in an interview. True enough, the show—which featured one music act from each of the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Tensions with US a chance to build Sino-Russia tiesin the past are unable to meet the present needs of increasing investment. The
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
in the past are unable to meet the present needs of increasing investment. The situation calls for a new BIT. The China-Asean Investment Agreement could be used as reference. In 2009, China and the 10-nation Association of Southeast Asian... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippines finalists to the ABA 2017This coming Sept. 6, we shall name the latest winners of the ASEAN Business Awa
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
This coming Sept. 6, we shall name the latest winners of the ASEAN Business Awards 2017. The ASEAN Business Awards is a regional search for exceptional enterprises which have contributed to the economic and socio-cultural development of the region.... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
No choice but to resignnot aware of this? What takes the cake insofar as Cayetano’s subservience to C
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
not aware of this? What takes the cake insofar as Cayetano’s subservience to China is concerned is his behavior during the Asean foreign ministers’ summit. He convinced our fellow Asean members to issue a tepid joint communique, very careful not to... Read more
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