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Canberra Times
'This is just another shock which we didn't need'the United States, the top three. Total two-way trade with China, for example,
'This is just another shock which we didn't need'
Canberra Times / Posted 4 minutes ago
the United States, the top three. Total two-way trade with China, for example, is worth $152.5 billion, according to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Any direct commercial hit to Australia's real economy will come through a drop in... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
Duterte wants DFA to be faster at prrocessing passportsthe flag-raising ceremony at Davao City Hall on Mon, Jun 27, President-elect Ro
Duterte wants DFA to be faster at prrocessing passports
Coconuts Manila / Posted 21 minutes ago
the flag-raising ceremony at Davao City Hall on Mon, Jun 27, President-elect Rodrigo Duterte said he has ordered incoming Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Perfecto Yasay Jr. to address the long queues of people applying for... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'This is just another shock which we didn't need'the United States, the top three. Total two-way trade with China, for example,
'This is just another shock which we didn't need'
Brisbane Times / Posted 27 minutes ago
the United States, the top three. Total two-way trade with China, for example, is worth $152.5 billion, according to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Any direct commercial hit to Australia's real economy will come through a drop in... Read more
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The Age
'This is just another shock which we didn't need'the United States, the top three. Total two-way trade with China, for example,
'This is just another shock which we didn't need'
The Age / Posted 30 minutes ago
the United States, the top three. Total two-way trade with China, for example, is worth $152.5 billion, according to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Any direct commercial hit to Australia's real economy will come through a drop in... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'This is just another shock which we didn't need'the United States, the top three. Total two-way trade with China, for example,
'This is just another shock which we didn't need'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 33 minutes ago
the United States, the top three. Total two-way trade with China, for example, is worth $152.5 billion, according to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Any direct commercial hit to Australia's real economy will come through a drop in... Read more
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WA Today
'This is just another shock which we didn't need'the United States, the top three. Total two-way trade with China, for example,
'This is just another shock which we didn't need'
WA Today / Posted 45 minutes ago
the United States, the top three. Total two-way trade with China, for example, is worth $152.5 billion, according to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Any direct commercial hit to Australia's real economy will come through a drop in... Read more
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asianage
Indians in Australia asked to remain cautious of fraudulent callsusually do not deal with the Immigrant Indians regarding their Australian visa/
Indians in Australia asked to remain cautious of fraudulent calls
asianage / Posted an hour ago
usually do not deal with the Immigrant Indians regarding their Australian visa/immigration status," it said. "The department of Foreign affairs and trade, Australian government and Australian Federal Police have been informed about these... Read more
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The Financial Express
Indians in Australia asked to remain cautious of fraudulent callsusually do not deal with the Immigrant Indians regarding their Australian visa/
Indians in Australia asked to remain cautious of fraudulent calls
The Financial Express / Posted 2 hours ago
usually do not deal with the Immigrant Indians regarding their Australian visa/immigration status,” it said. “The department of Foreign affairs and trade, Australian government and Australian Federal Police have been informed about these... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte wants death for drug addictsDuterte said he would like to put an end to the long lines at the BIR, the Land
Duterte wants death for drug addicts
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 hours ago
Duterte said he would like to put an end to the long lines at the BIR, the Land Transportation Office (LTO), and the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). He said that applicants for licenses or passports should be advised to return to a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippine power supply jeopardized by Indonesian bansaid the agency is still verifying the news on the most recent kidnapping incid
Philippine power supply jeopardized by Indonesian ban
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
said the agency is still verifying the news on the most recent kidnapping incident and is also coordinating with the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) in terms of security talks. “We are verifying with the Coast Guard and with the DFA, as... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Duterte to open 24-hour hotlinewill perform the functions of the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI), the B
Duterte to open 24-hour hotline
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 hours ago
will perform the functions of the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI), the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), and the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). These three offices are responsible for issuing pertinent documents needed by... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Whatever happened to Mary Jane Veloso?on Filipinos Overseas, deploying 1.8 million OFWs and remitting $25.76 billion
Whatever happened to Mary Jane Veloso?
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 hours ago
on Filipinos Overseas, deploying 1.8 million OFWs and remitting $25.76 billion in 2015 alone. As of last May, the Department of Foreign Affairs reported 3,800 Filipinos jailed across the globe—92 of them on death row—mostly for murder and... Read more
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The Manila Times
DOE alarmed over Abu Sayyaf hijacking of Indonesian shipsAnniversary of Wholesale Electricity Spot Market. “We’re still verifying with t
DOE alarmed over Abu Sayyaf hijacking of Indonesian ships
The Manila Times / Posted 17 hours ago
Anniversary of Wholesale Electricity Spot Market. “We’re still verifying with the [Philippine] Coast Guard and the DFA [Department of Foreign Affairs]. Our foreign ministers on security are also confirming whether Indonesia banned exports... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte to bizmen: If you want to help stop corruption, don’t bribeand not open to all,” Mongaya explained. In his speech, Duterte warned the Bur
Duterte to bizmen: If you want to help stop corruption, don’t bribe
Sun Star / Posted 23 hours ago
and not open to all,” Mongaya explained. In his speech, Duterte warned the Bureau of Customs, Bureau of Internal Revenue, Department of Foreign Affairs, Land Transportation Office, and Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board, among... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'Unintended consequence': how Australia stripped an Australian of citizenshiptheir Australian birth certificate, issued as part of the adoption process, as
'Unintended consequence': how Australia stripped an Australian of citizenship
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 23 hours ago
their Australian birth certificate, issued as part of the adoption process, as lawful evidence of citizenship. Neither the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade nor the DIBP would provide reasons for the changes when asked by Fairfax Media last... Read more
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The Young Witness
'Unintended consequence': how Australia stripped an Australian of citizenshiptheir Australian birth certificate, issued as part of the adoption process, as
'Unintended consequence': how Australia stripped an Australian of citizenship
The Young Witness / Posted 23 hours ago
their Australian birth certificate, issued as part of the adoption process, as lawful evidence of citizenship. Neither the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade nor the DIBP would provide reasons for the changes when asked by Fairfax Media last... Read more
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Western Advocate
'Unintended consequence': how Australia stripped an Australian of citizenshiptheir Australian birth certificate, issued as part of the adoption process, as
'Unintended consequence': how Australia stripped an Australian of citizenship
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
their Australian birth certificate, issued as part of the adoption process, as lawful evidence of citizenship. Neither the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade nor the DIBP would provide reasons for the changes when asked by Fairfax Media last... Read more
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Kiama Independent
'Unintended consequence': how Australia stripped an Australian of citizenshiptheir Australian birth certificate, issued as part of the adoption process, as
'Unintended consequence': how Australia stripped an Australian of citizenship
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
their Australian birth certificate, issued as part of the adoption process, as lawful evidence of citizenship. Neither the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade nor the DIBP would provide reasons for the changes when asked by Fairfax Media last... Read more
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Manning River Times
'Unintended consequence': how Australia stripped an Australian of citizenshiptheir Australian birth certificate, issued as part of the adoption process, as
'Unintended consequence': how Australia stripped an Australian of citizenship
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
their Australian birth certificate, issued as part of the adoption process, as lawful evidence of citizenship. Neither the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade nor the DIBP would provide reasons for the changes when asked by Fairfax Media last... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
'Unintended consequence': how Australia stripped an Australian of citizenshiptheir Australian birth certificate, issued as part of the adoption process, as
'Unintended consequence': how Australia stripped an Australian of citizenship
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
their Australian birth certificate, issued as part of the adoption process, as lawful evidence of citizenship. Neither the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade nor the DIBP would provide reasons for the changes when asked by Fairfax Media last... Read more
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WA Today
Australian immigration citizenship crackdown leaves overseas adoptees in limbostripped of her passport because rule changes mean she is no longer regarded as
Australian immigration citizenship crackdown leaves overseas adoptees in limbo
WA Today / Posted yesterday
stripped of her passport because rule changes mean she is no longer regarded as a citizen. Photo: Peter Rae Neither the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade nor the DIBP would provide reasons for the changes when asked by Fairfax Media last... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Australian immigration citizenship crackdown leaves overseas adoptees in limbostripped of her passport because rule changes mean she is no longer regarded as
Australian immigration citizenship crackdown leaves overseas adoptees in limbo
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
stripped of her passport because rule changes mean she is no longer regarded as a citizen. Photo: Peter Rae Neither the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade nor the DIBP would provide reasons for the changes when asked by Fairfax Media last... Read more
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Sun Star
If you want to help stop corruption don’t bribe: Rodyand not open to all,” Mongaya explained. In his speech, Duterte warned the Bur
If you want to help stop corruption don’t bribe: Rody
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
and not open to all,” Mongaya explained. In his speech, Duterte warned the Bureau of Customs, Bureau of Internal Revenue, Department of Foreign Affairs, Land Transportation Office, and Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board, among... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte to provide 12 hotline numbers for corruption complaints vs gov’this administration, Duterte said he wants the long lines at the BIR, the Land T
Duterte to provide 12 hotline numbers for corruption complaints vs gov’t
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
his administration, Duterte said he wants the long lines at the BIR, the Land Transportation Office (LTO), and the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) to stop. He said that applicants for licenses or passports should be advised to return... Read more
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The Age
Australian immigration citizenship crackdown leaves overseas adoptees in limbotheir Australian birth certificate, issued as part of the adoption process, as
Australian immigration citizenship crackdown leaves overseas adoptees in limbo
The Age / Posted yesterday
their Australian birth certificate, issued as part of the adoption process, as lawful evidence of citizenship. Neither the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade nor the DIBP would provide reasons for the changes when asked by Fairfax Media last... Read more
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Sun Star
Gov’t agencies, groups offer free servicesCommission for the Urban Poor, Government Service Insurance System, Land Transp
Gov’t agencies, groups offer free services
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
Commission for the Urban Poor, Government Service Insurance System, Land Transportation Office, Social Security System, Department of Foreign Affairs, and Health Outpatient Services (Hops) and Filipino Hairdressers Association (FilHair) Cebu... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australian immigration citizenship crackdown leaves overseas adoptees in limbotheir Australian birth certificate, issued as part of the adoption process, as
Australian immigration citizenship crackdown leaves overseas adoptees in limbo
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
their Australian birth certificate, issued as part of the adoption process, as lawful evidence of citizenship. Neither the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade nor the DIBP would provide reasons for the changes when asked by Fairfax Media last... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Brexit vote sparks surge in online interest in Irish passportsin Northern Ireland with the normally unionist heartland of Holywood, Co Down,
Brexit vote sparks surge in online interest in Irish passports
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
in Northern Ireland with the normally unionist heartland of Holywood, Co Down, taking top spot. Figures from Ireland's Department of Foreign Affairs earlier this month showed the total number of Irish passport applications from Britain this... Read more
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Daily Star
Brexit Brits blagging Irish passports to remain EU citizensapplications. A constant stream of people came in throughout the day to enquir
Brexit Brits blagging Irish passports to remain EU citizens
Daily Star / Posted yesterday
applications. A constant stream of people came in throughout the day to enquire about getting an passport. The Irish Department of Foreign Affairs said there had been "an increase in queries in respect of entitlements to Irish... Read more
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Swissinfo
Numerous callers dial Swiss Brexit hotlinefollowing a national referendum – about 30 people took advantage of the special
Numerous callers dial Swiss Brexit hotline
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
following a national referendum – about 30 people took advantage of the special helpline set up by Switzerland’s Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA). As the FDFA points out on its website: “Current regulations regarding Swiss citizens... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
PNoy is wrong in claiming honor for RPI am really sorry but I cannot agree with outgoing President Aquino’s pronounce
PNoy is wrong in claiming honor for RP
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 days ago
I am really sorry but I cannot agree with outgoing President Aquino’s pronouncement at the 118th anniversary of the Department of Foreign Affairs that the Philippines “has already redeemed its integrity around the world”. Our country remains... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Brexit vote: chaos sweeps across disunited kingdomthan 60,000 Londoners petitioned the mayor to declare the city independent so i
Brexit vote: chaos sweeps across disunited kingdom
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
than 60,000 Londoners petitioned the mayor to declare the city independent so it could remain in the EU. And the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs reported a "high volume of calls" to the embassy asking about Irish passports. Economists... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Brexit vote: chaos sweeps across disunited kingdomthan 60,000 Londoners petitioned the mayor to declare the city independent so i
Brexit vote: chaos sweeps across disunited kingdom
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
than 60,000 Londoners petitioned the mayor to declare the city independent so it could remain in the EU. And the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs reported a "high volume of calls" to the embassy asking about Irish passports. Economists... Read more
1292 related stories
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Kiama Independent
Chaos sweeps across disunited kingdomthan 60,000 Londoners petitioned the mayor to declare the city independent so i
Chaos sweeps across disunited kingdom
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
than 60,000 Londoners petitioned the mayor to declare the city independent so it could remain in the EU. And the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs reported a "high volume of calls" to the embassy asking about Irish passports. Economists... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Chaos sweeps across disunited kingdomthan 60,000 Londoners petitioned the mayor to declare the city independent so i
Chaos sweeps across disunited kingdom
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
than 60,000 Londoners petitioned the mayor to declare the city independent so it could remain in the EU. And the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs reported a "high volume of calls" to the embassy asking about Irish passports. Economists... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Mayhem sweeps across a disunited kingdomStreet to protest against the United Kingdom's decision to leave the EU. Photo:
Mayhem sweeps across a disunited kingdom
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Street to protest against the United Kingdom's decision to leave the EU. Photo: Mary Turner/Getty Images And the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs reported a "high volume of calls" to the embassy asking about Irish passports. Economists... Read more
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express
Brexit increases internet searches for Irish citizenshipNorthern Ireland, with the normally Unionist heartland of Holywood, County Down
Brexit increases internet searches for Irish citizenship
express / Posted 2 days ago
Northern Ireland, with the normally Unionist heartland of Holywood, County Down, taking top spot. Figures from Ireland’s Department of Foreign Affairs showed that earlier this month applications from Britain for Irish passports this year were... Read more
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Market Watch
Google searches for Irish passports surge 100% after Brexit voteUnion, the first such country to do so since the formation of the political and
Google searches for Irish passports surge 100% after Brexit vote
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
Union, the first such country to do so since the formation of the political and economic union three decades ago. Ireland’s Department of Foreign Affairs even published a guide to getting an Irish passport in the wake of the vote. “Ireland is a... Read more
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WA Today
Mayhem sweeps across a disunited kingdomin the EU. The pound crashed in reaction to the vote to leave the EU. Photo: C
Mayhem sweeps across a disunited kingdom
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
in the EU. The pound crashed in reaction to the vote to leave the EU. Photo: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg And the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs reported a "high volume of calls" to the embassy asking about Irish passports. Economists... Read more
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The Age
Mayhem sweeps across a disunited kingdomthan 60,000 Londoners petitioned the mayor to declare the city independent so i
Mayhem sweeps across a disunited kingdom
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
than 60,000 Londoners petitioned the mayor to declare the city independent so it could remain in the EU. And the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs reported a "high volume of calls" to the embassy asking about Irish passports. Economists... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Mayhem sweeps across a disunited kingdomthan 60,000 Londoners petitioned the mayor to declare the city independent so i
Mayhem sweeps across a disunited kingdom
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
than 60,000 Londoners petitioned the mayor to declare the city independent so it could remain in the EU. And the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs reported a "high volume of calls" to the embassy asking about Irish passports. Economists... Read more
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Canberra Times
Mayhem sweeps across a disunited kingdomin the EU. The pound crashed in reaction to the vote to leave the EU. Photo: C
Mayhem sweeps across a disunited kingdom
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
in the EU. The pound crashed in reaction to the vote to leave the EU. Photo: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg And the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs reported a "high volume of calls" to the embassy asking about Irish passports. Economists... Read more
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Western Advocate
Look beyond Bali for a winter escapelooking to avoid Bali. 062316ptravel IF you’re after a winter getaway, there a
Look beyond Bali for a winter escape
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
looking to avoid Bali. 062316ptravel IF you’re after a winter getaway, there are plenty of alternatives to Bali. The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has advised Australians to exercise a “high degree of caution” when considering... Read more
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Times of Malta
Surge in online interest in Irish passports after Brexit votein Northern Ireland with the normally unionist heartland of Holywood, Co Down,
Surge in online interest in Irish passports after Brexit vote
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
in Northern Ireland with the normally unionist heartland of Holywood, Co Down, taking top spot. Figures from Ireland's Department of Foreign Affairs earlier this month showed the total number of Irish passport applications from Britain this... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Brexit vote sparks surge in online interest in Irish passportsin Northern Ireland with the normally unionist heartland of Holywood, Co Down,
Brexit vote sparks surge in online interest in Irish passports
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
in Northern Ireland with the normally unionist heartland of Holywood, Co Down, taking top spot. Figures from Ireland's Department of Foreign Affairs earlier this month showed the total number of Irish passport applications from Britain this... Read more
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News.com.au
Life after the EU for your passportlandmark vote is the first time any member state has left the EU, which is why
Life after the EU for your passport
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
landmark vote is the first time any member state has left the EU, which is why the exact consequences of such a move are still murky. Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) declined to comment when contacted by ne... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Peacemaker George Mitchell is set to open new QUB institutespeeches from guest speakers Jonathan Powell, who was Tony Blair's chief of sta
Peacemaker George Mitchell is set to open new QUB institute
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
speeches from guest speakers Jonathan Powell, who was Tony Blair's chief of staff, and Tim O'Connor, who worked in the Department of Foreign Affairs during the peace process. It will be chaired by the BBC's William Crawley. This will be... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
PNoy welcomes end of termBecause being President takes a lot out of a person. At 118th anniversary cele
PNoy welcomes end of term
Coconuts Manila / Posted 2 days ago
Because being President takes a lot out of a person. At 118th anniversary celebration of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Thu, Jun 23, President Noynoy Aquino told everyone that he's in a good mood. "The outgoing President expressed... Read more
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Adelaide Now
How Brexit vote will impact Aussie travellerswill mean is you’ll have a special stamp for coming into the UK and another sta
How Brexit vote will impact Aussie travellers
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
will mean is you’ll have a special stamp for coming into the UK and another stamp for EU countries.” A spokesman for the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade said it would not be appropriate to speculate on the outcome of the referendum and... Read more
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Football Australia
Girls football brings MIKTA communities togetherthe skills of the next generation of Matildas who will come from a diverse rang
Girls football brings MIKTA communities together
Football Australia / Posted 3 days ago
the skills of the next generation of Matildas who will come from a diverse range of backgrounds.” Mr Falvo said. The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) in partnership with Football Federation Australia (FFA) and Red Elephant... Read more
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