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Manila Bulletin
PH grants UAE additional flights PAL, CEB losing out to Emirates? Despite opposition from local air carriers,
PH grants UAE additional flights
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 hours ago
PAL, CEB losing out to Emirates? Despite opposition from local air carriers, the Philippine government has allowed United Arab Emirates (UAE) airlines to increase their weekly flights for each country to 35 from the... Read more
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Rappler
99U LOCAL: MANILA
 - Creatives Making Ideas HappenMANILA, Philippines - For the first time ever, New York-based 99U will be launc
99U LOCAL: MANILA
 - Creatives Making Ideas Happen
Rappler / Posted 20 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines - For the first time ever, New York-based 99U will be launching 99U Local: Manila on September 16, 2015, 6-10PM at the Ayala Museum. The Manila leg is part of a 99U Local event series happening in 28 hand-picked creative cities... Read more
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Pilipino Star
DisconnectedWhile in Canada for a clean energy study tour, I received an emailed copy of an
Disconnected
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
While in Canada for a clean energy study tour, I received an emailed copy of announcement from the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) about a joint project they entered into with the Canadian government. With the support of the... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -CLARK FREEPORT - The top executive of the Clark International Airport Corporati
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 3 days ago
CLARK FREEPORT - The top executive of the Clark International Airport Corporation (CIAC) yesterday expressed support to the position of Philippine Airlines (PAL) and Cebu Pacific against granting of additional seat entitlements to Emirates... Read more
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Rappler
PAL expects profitable 2015 even as lean season sets inSOARING. Philippine Airlines returned to profitability in 2014 and has seen its
PAL expects profitable 2015 even as lean season sets in
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
SOARING. Philippine Airlines returned to profitability in 2014 and has seen its net income rise in the first half of the 2015. File Photo by Barbara Walton / EPA MANILA, Philippines – Buoyed by a strong showing in the first half of the year, flag... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PAL’s H2 profit likely to reach $100MFlag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) is expecting to sustain its profitabilit
PAL’s H2 profit likely to reach $100M
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) is expecting to sustain its profitability this year as top executives are confident that a $100-million net income is likely achievable for the second half of 2015. In a press briefing, PAL President Jaime J.... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
PAL mulls getting new Boeing, Airbus planesMANILA - Philippine Airlines (PAL) is planning to either purchase or lease eigh
PAL mulls getting new Boeing, Airbus planes
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA - Philippine Airlines (PAL) is planning to either purchase or lease eight Boeing 787 or Airbus A350 XWB planes to boost its flights to the US and Europe. The national flag carrier said the new planes will allow it to fly non-stop from Manila... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PAL to purchase or lease Boeing, Airbus planes Reuters photo of A350 XWB passenger jet at Taoyuan International Airport, nor
PAL to purchase or lease Boeing, Airbus planes
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Reuters photo of A350 XWB passenger jet at Taoyuan International Airport, northern Taiwan, May 18, 2015. Taiwan’s China Airlines has purchased 14 Airbus A350 jets, according to local media.by Neil... Read more
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Sun Star
Forbes: Henry Sy still Philippines’ richest manMANILA -- Property, retail and banking tycoon Henry Sy whose conglomerate owns
Forbes: Henry Sy still Philippines’ richest man
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA -- Property, retail and banking tycoon Henry Sy whose conglomerate owns the chain of SM Supermalls in his country and China has retained the title of the Philippines' richest person for the eight consecutive year, with his net worth up $1.7... Read more
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The Standard
Mall builder Henry Sy sits atop Philippines wealth pileForbes Philippines, which compile the list, said the value of Sy's publicly tra
Mall builder Henry Sy sits atop Philippines wealth pile
The Standard / Posted 3 days ago
Forbes Philippines, which compile the list, said the value of Sy's publicly traded conglomerates SM Investments grew by 17 percent and SM Prime Holdings 20 percent over the past year. His companies announced record income from banking and retail... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PAL, Cebu Pacific oppose additional UAE flights The Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific urged the Philippine government not
PAL, Cebu Pacific oppose additional UAE flights
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
The Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific urged the Philippine government not to grant United Arab Emirates (UAE) carriers’ request for additional flights. In an interview, Jose Perez de Tagle, PAL’s... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Clark airport wants UAE flights backThe head of Clark International Airport joined domestic carriers Philippine Air
Clark airport wants UAE flights back
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
The head of Clark International Airport joined domestic carriers Philippine Airlines and Cebu Pacific Air in urging the Philippines to deny the United Arab Emirates additional flight entitlements. Emigdio Tanjuatco III, president and chief executive... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
PAL, CebuPac tell gov't: Be fair in UAE air talksPHILIPPINE Airlines (PAL) and Cebu Pacific are urging the Philippine panel repr
PAL, CebuPac tell gov't: Be fair in UAE air talks
The Daily Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
PHILIPPINE Airlines (PAL) and Cebu Pacific are urging the Philippine panel representing the country to be fair during air talks with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) scheduled later this week. In a joint statement, the airlines urged government to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Cobra-PAL dragon boat team targets world crownMANILA, Philippines - With a complete lineup, the Cobra-PAL Philippine Dragon B
Cobra-PAL dragon boat team targets world crown
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - With a complete lineup, the Cobra-PAL Philippine Dragon Boat Federation (PDBF) team believes it can beat the world’s best when the World Dragon Boat Cup is held in Fushan, China next year. “We finished second last year so we’re... Read more
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Pilipino Star
What’s happening at the PSE?The five-hour stoppage of trading at the Philippine Stock Exchange last Tuesday
What’s happening at the PSE?
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
The five-hour stoppage of trading at the Philippine Stock Exchange last Tuesday is worrisome, to say the least, with traders, analysts and observers not thoroughly convinced that a simple “computer glitch” caused the halt in trading – the longest so... Read more
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Inquirier.net
NAIA inspects Terminal 2 for holes in floor after Australian fell into ‘pit’What’s with the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) and holes? After fix
NAIA inspects Terminal 2 for holes in floor after Australian fell into ‘pit’
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
What’s with the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) and holes? After fixing leaks in the ceilings, the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) faced another problem when an Australian tourist fell last month through a collapsed portion... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
Part of NAIA-2 floor collapses, foreigner falls into 2-feet deep holeHarry William Hansen arrived at NAIA Terminal 2 on board Philippine Airlines fl
Part of NAIA-2 floor collapses, foreigner falls into 2-feet deep hole
Coconuts Manila / Posted 4 days ago
Harry William Hansen arrived at NAIA Terminal 2 on board Philippine Airlines flight PR 307 from Hong Kong and was on his way to the immigration counter when the tiled flooring he was standing on collapsed last Jul 25. However, the incident was only... Read more
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Pilipino Star
PH dragon Boat squad eyes world cup in ChinaMANILA, Philippines – The triumphant Philippine Dragon Boat Federation team tha
PH dragon Boat squad eyes world cup in China
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – The triumphant Philippine Dragon Boat Federation team that raked golden performances in the 12th International Dragon Boat Federation World Championships in Welland, Ontario, Canada has set its sights in the World Dragon Boat... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PAL, CEB urge gov’t to resist UAE pressurePAL, CEB urge gov’t to resist UAE pressure With the Philippines and the United
PAL, CEB urge gov’t to resist UAE pressure
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
PAL, CEB urge gov’t to resist UAE pressure With the Philippines and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) air talks scheduled this week (August 27-28, 2015) in Manila, both flag carriers are “strongly urging” the government “to resist any pressure to grant... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
PAL, CebuPac tell gov't: Be fair in UAE air talksMANILA - Philippine Airlines (PAL) and Cebu Pacific are urging the Philippine p
PAL, CebuPac tell gov't: Be fair in UAE air talks
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 5 days ago
MANILA - Philippine Airlines (PAL) and Cebu Pacific are urging the Philippine panel representing the country to be fair during air talks with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) scheduled later this week. In a joint statement, the airlines urged... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
AIA's result better than forecastThe company, which owns a share of Queenstown Airport, reported an operating pr
AIA's result better than forecast
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
The company, which owns a share of Queenstown Airport, reported an operating profit of $380 million for the period, up 7% on the $355.2 million reported in the previous corresponding period. A final dividend of 7.3 cents per share was... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
4 cancelled flights due to bad weather The Manila International Airport Authority said that two flights of the Phili
4 cancelled flights due to bad weather
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
The Manila International Airport Authority said that two flights of the Philippine Airlines (PAL) and two of Skyjet Airlines are cancelled today, August 24, due to bad weather conditions. The cancelled PAL... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
'Unruly' passenger makes a scene at NAIA-2, gets deportedPagan, who was believed to be intoxicated, arrived at the Ninoy Aquino Internat
'Unruly' passenger makes a scene at NAIA-2, gets deported
Coconuts Manila / Posted 6 days ago
Pagan, who was believed to be intoxicated, arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 2 on Sun night, Aug 23, on board a Philippine Airlines (PAL) flight from Bangkok, Thailand. Upon reaching the immigration counter, Pagan,... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
'Unruly' passenger offers immigration 100 dollars, gets deportedMANILA -- A foreign passenger from Bangkok, Thailand was prohibited from enteri
'Unruly' passenger offers immigration 100 dollars, gets deported
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 7 days ago
MANILA -- A foreign passenger from Bangkok, Thailand was prohibited from entering the country after he refused to show his passport and ticket to immigration officials. The passenger, believed to be intoxicated, arrived at the Ninoy Aquino... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Grant of additional flights to United Arab Emirates carriers to drive out competitionMANILA, Philippines - The grant of additional flight entitlements to the United
Grant of additional flights to United Arab Emirates carriers to drive out competition
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The grant of additional flight entitlements to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) airlines during the air talks this week could drive out competition in the market, flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) warned. In a statement... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
PAL fears Gulf carriers' monopoly in Middle EastMANILA -- The country's flag carrier has expressed its concern that some Middle
PAL fears Gulf carriers' monopoly in Middle East
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 7 days ago
MANILA -- The country's flag carrier has expressed its concern that some Middle East carriers can use government subsidies to drive out competition in the area. Philippine Airlines (PAL) predicts a repeat of the country's experience with "abusive"... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
NAIA cancels 6 flights for August 22 The Ninoy Aquino International Airport – Manila International Airport Authori
NAIA cancels 6 flights for August 22
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
The Ninoy Aquino International Airport – Manila International Airport Authority cancelled a total of six flights today (August 22) due to the bad weather brought about by the typhoon “Ineng”. The Philippine... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Flights cancelled due to Typhoon ‘Ineng’August 21st, 2015 03:35 PM Several flights were cancelled due to Typhoon “Inen
Flights cancelled due to Typhoon ‘Ineng’
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
August 21st, 2015 03:35 PM Several flights were cancelled due to Typhoon “Ineng” on Friday, a flight advisory of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport said. The following flights were cancelled as of 1 p.m.: 2P 2196 Manila – Laoag 2P 2197 Laoag... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
NAIA cancels 9 flights due to ‘Ineng’ The Ninoy Aquino International Airport – Manila International Airport Authori
NAIA cancels 9 flights due to ‘Ineng’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
The Ninoy Aquino International Airport – Manila International Airport Authority cancelled a total of nine flights as of 1 p.m. today (August 21) due to the bad weather brought about by the typhoon “Ineng”. The... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Air traffic volume rises 20 pct in Q1MANILA, Philippines - International air passenger traffic in the Philippines gr
Air traffic volume rises 20 pct in Q1
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 9 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - International air passenger traffic in the Philippines grew by more than 20 percent in the first quarter of the year from a year ago, according to the Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB). Data from the CAB showed international air... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Fil-Am beauty, poise, talent showcased in Bb. Pilipinas USA ‘15Bb. Pilipinas USA ’15 top five from left: 2nd Runner-up Angelica Concepcion Alb
Fil-Am beauty, poise, talent showcased in Bb. Pilipinas USA ‘15
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
Bb. Pilipinas USA ’15 top five from left: 2nd Runner-up Angelica Concepcion Alberto; Bb. Pilipinas USA 2015 Joann Alicia Aquino; 3rd Runner-up Eriel Uy; Bb. Pilipinas USA Tourism Megan Lago Culp; 1st Runner-up #1 Heather Prejillana Casignia. PHOTOS... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
PAL to increase domestic ticketing service feeMANILA - Philippine Airlines (PAL) will increase the service fee for tickets pu
PAL to increase domestic ticketing service fee
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 10 days ago
MANILA - Philippine Airlines (PAL) will increase the service fee for tickets purchased through its ticketing offices, contact center, and website. PAL said the ticketing service charge for all domestic tickets purchased through these channels will... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PAL hikes domestic ticketing service charge Beginning September, Philippine Airlines (PAL) will increase its service char
PAL hikes domestic ticketing service charge
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
Beginning September, Philippine Airlines (PAL) will increase its service charge for domestic tickets bought through ticketing offices, contact centers and websites from P168 to P250 each. All domestic... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Pinoys in Thailand told to avoid areas specified by copsMANILA, Philippines - The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) yesterday placed
Pinoys in Thailand told to avoid areas specified by cops
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 10 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) yesterday placed Thailand under Alert Level 1 (precautionary phase) following the bombing near the Erawan Shrine in Bangkok on Monday that killed 20 people and injured more than... Read more
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Pilipino Star
PAL nixes more flight entitlements to UAE carriersMANILA, Philippines - Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) is urging the gove
PAL nixes more flight entitlements to UAE carriers
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) is urging the government to refrain from granting additional flight entitlements to United Arab Emirates (UAE) airlines during the air talks to be held next week. In a statement yesterday,... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
PAL offers free rebooking for Bangkok passengersMANILA - Philippine Airlines (PAL) will be offering free rebooking services to
PAL offers free rebooking for Bangkok passengers
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 11 days ago
MANILA - Philippine Airlines (PAL) will be offering free rebooking services to its passengers flying to Bangkok following a deadly explosion in the Thailand capital on Monday. PAL said ticket holders flying between August 19 to August 31 may rebook... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PAL waives Bangkok flight rebooking fee Philippine Airlines (PAL) is allowing its passengers, particularly with confi
PAL waives Bangkok flight rebooking fee
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
Philippine Airlines (PAL) is allowing its passengers, particularly with confirmed Bangkok flight tickets, who wishes to rebook to new travel dates without rebooking fees after bomb attacks in Thailand. In a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
’Teka-teka’ taking its tollThe horrendous traffic that motorists and commuters experienced last Friday was
’Teka-teka’ taking its toll
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 days ago
The horrendous traffic that motorists and commuters experienced last Friday was one of the worst, with everything on a standstill for almost half the day with the roads resembling giant parking lots, the congestion aggravated by trucks and other... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Palace on traffic jams: More patience, pleaseMalacañang on Saturday said it was aware of the traffic jams in Metro Manila, s
Palace on traffic jams: More patience, please
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
Malacañang on Saturday said it was aware of the traffic jams in Metro Manila, some of which were so bad, such as last Friday, that travelers missed their scheduled flights. “We did receive reports that a big number of people were not able to make... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
BusinessManila - Cebu Pacific saw its half-year net profit soar 63 percent as low fuel
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 15 days ago
Manila - Cebu Pacific saw its half-year net profit soar 63 percent as low fuel costs helped it take full advantage of higher passenger and cargo traffic, the Philippines' largest airline said yesterday. The carrier reported a net income of P5.2... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Philippines largest airline says profit up strongly© AFP/File | Cebu Pacific’s budget carrier model has thrived in the archipelagi
Philippines largest airline says profit up strongly
The Borneo Post / Posted 16 days ago
© AFP/File | Cebu Pacific’s budget carrier model has thrived in the archipelagic nation of 100 million people, flying to 34 domestic destinations and 28 overseas MANILA: Cebu Pacific saw its half-year net profit soar 63 percent as low fuel costs... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Cebu Pacific says profit up stronglyCebu Pacific saw its half-year net profit soar 63 percent as low fuel costs hel
Cebu Pacific says profit up strongly
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 16 days ago
Cebu Pacific saw its half-year net profit soar 63 percent as low fuel costs helped it take full advantage of higher passenger and cargo traffic, the Philippines' largest airline said Friday. The carrier reported a net income of P5.2 billion ($112... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Cebu Pacific says profit up strongly Cebu Pacific saw its half-year net profit soar 63 percent as low fuel costs h
Cebu Pacific says profit up strongly
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
Cebu Pacific saw its half-year net profit soar 63 percent as low fuel costs helped it take full advantage of higher passenger and cargo traffic, the Philippines’ largest airline said Friday. The carrier reported... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Unfair air practicesSources told us the Philippines and the United Arab Emirates are scheduled to h
Unfair air practices
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
Sources told us the Philippines and the United Arab Emirates are scheduled to hold fresh talks this Aug. 27 specifically to discuss Emirates’ bid to increase its existing 21 flights per week. Local carriers Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines had... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Philippine Airlines parent’s half-year profit soarsPhilippine Airlines’ parent company saw its first-half profit soar nearly ten-f
Philippine Airlines parent’s half-year profit soars
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
Philippine Airlines’ parent company saw its first-half profit soar nearly ten-fold, boosted by strong demand during the peak summer months, the Philippine Stock Exchange said Tuesday. Interim net income for January to June rose to 5.8 billion pesos... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Philippine Airlines parent's half-year profit soarsMANILA -- Philippine Airlines' parent company saw its first-half profit soar ne
Philippine Airlines parent's half-year profit soars
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 19 days ago
MANILA -- Philippine Airlines' parent company saw its first-half profit soar nearly ten-fold, boosted by strong demand during the peak summer months, the Philippine Stock Exchange said Tuesday. Interim net income for January to June rose to 5.8... Read more
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Rappler
Philippine Airlines parent's half-year profit soarsRESULTS. The H1 2015 earnings results for Philippine Airlines should put it bac
Philippine Airlines parent's half-year profit soars
Rappler / Posted 19 days ago
RESULTS. The H1 2015 earnings results for Philippine Airlines should put it back on the radar screens of investors, First Grade Holdings managing director Astro del Castillo tells Agence France-Presse. File photo MANILA, Philippines – Philippine... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Manila, Bulacan lose title bid in world series girls softballMANILA, Philippines - Wilting under pressure, Asia-Pacific titlist Manila South
Manila, Bulacan lose title bid in world series girls softball
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 20 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Wilting under pressure, Asia-Pacific titlist Manila South suffered a 3-8 loss to USA Southwest champ District-5, Louisina to bow out of the championship race in the Big League Softball World Series Saturday at Layton Field in... Read more
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The Manila Times
Woman arrested over bomb jokeAugust 9, 2015 10:26 pm A 50-year-old woman realized that cracking a bomb joke
Woman arrested over bomb joke
The Manila Times / Posted 21 days ago
August 9, 2015 10:26 pm A 50-year-old woman realized that cracking a bomb joke inside an airport terminal is not at all fun. The Riyadh-bound passenger, Daisy Medallon David, was arrested over the weekend at the Ninoy... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Pre-Hispanic PH gold to be exhibited in New York(From left) Philippine Airlines president Jaime Bautista stands beside Asia Soc
Pre-Hispanic PH gold to be exhibited in New York
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 21 days ago
(From left) Philippine Airlines president Jaime Bautista stands beside Asia Society Foundation chairperson Doris Magsaysay Ho, ABS-CBN global manager for Asia Pacific Ailene Averion and Ayala Foundation president Ruel Maranan at the press launch of... Read more
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