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Pasay undergoes makeover for World Economic Forum

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Pasay government officials have announced ongoing efforts for a makeover of the city as it prepares to host the 23rd World Economic Forum on East Asia in May.

Posted: March 31st, 2014 in Headlines,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Fragile economy, other global woes dominated Davos

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Participants listen a panel session in the Congress Hall the last day of  the 43rd Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum, WEF, in Davos, Switzerland, Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013. AP/Keystone/Laurent Gillieron

The fragile state of the world economy, coupled with the relentless turmoil in Syria and the rocky fallout from the Arab Spring, dominated discussions during this year’s annual gathering of the global elite at Davos, leaving many participants uneasy about what lies ahead as they left for home Sunday.

Posted: January 28th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Aquino lukewarm on charter change

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President Aquino.  AP FILE PHOTO

Pres. Benigno Aquino III is still unconvinced that the Philippines should overhaul its Constitution to boost the country’s economic standing.

Posted: January 27th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Aquino: PH self-sufficient in rice by end of year

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President Benigno Aquino sees the Philippines, the world’s largest importer of rice, attaining full self-sufficiency and even turning into an exporter before this year is over.

Posted: January 25th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Palace credits gains to people’s trust in President

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Presidential spokesperson Edwin Lacierda  FILE PHOTO/INQUIRER

Malacañang welcomed the “significant gains” in the country’s global competitiveness.

Posted: September 6th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Competitive upgrade for Philippines elates Palace

Malacañang expressed elation over the findings of the World Economic Forum whose Global Competitiveness Report for 2011-2012 saw the Philippines rising 10 spots from 85th last year to 75th this year. Presidential spokesman Edwin Lacierda said the report cited the country for its improved national savings, managed inflation, low-interest rate environment, lower debt-to-GDP ratio, and [...]

Posted: September 9th, 2011 in Headlines,Nation | Read More »

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  2. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
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  5. OFW brings MERS virus to Philippines
  6. DOJ to NBI: Arrest Cedric Lee, 4 others
  7. Cardinal Tagle to faithful: Join politics to clean it
  8. Estrada, Gigi Reyes denied access to evidence from other respondents
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  10. DOJ orders arrest of Cedric Lee
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  3. Fr. Suarez says last Mass on Easter before returning donated land to San Miguel
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  5. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
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