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2 Filipinas among ‘25 most influential in Asia-Pacific’s asset management’

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Two Filipino women are among the 25 “most influential” women in Asia-Pacific’s asset management scene, based on a list drawn up by financial publication AsianInvestor Magazine.

Posted: March 25th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

‘Livable cities’ forum opens

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Secretary Panfilo Lacson, the presidential assistant for recovery and rehabilitation, is one of the speakers at the ongoing 2nd Annual Pacific Cities Sustainability Initiative Forum. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

As some of the best minds in planning “resilient” and “livable” cities convene in Manila this week for an international forum on urban challenges, a design and urban planning competition will be launched to get city planners across the Philippines to better plan for climate change and natural disasters.

Posted: March 12th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

DOT chief sees more European tourists

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Tourism Secretary Ramon Jimenez Jr. RYAN LEAGOGO/INQUIRER.net

Foreign tourist arrivals to the Philippines reached a little over 3.8 million in the first nine months of the year, moving closer to the full-year target of five million visitors this year, Tourism Secretary Ramon Jimenez Jr. said.

Posted: November 7th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

China Bank offers products for overseas Filipinos

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China Bank seeks to expand its retail business as it launched an array of “highly competitive” remittance, savings, investment and consumer loan products targeting overseas Filipinos and their beneficiaries.

Posted: August 27th, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Spotlight on PH in Burma forum

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President Benigno Aquino III AP FILE PHOTO

Two Southeast Asian countries are thrust into the limelight at this year’s World Economic Forum East Asia—the host country Burma (Myanmar) for coming out of decades of economic and political isolation and the Philippines, once a laggard but now an investment-grade country and Asia’s fastest-growing economy.

Posted: June 7th, 2013 in Banner Story,Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Peace dialogues win it for PH think tank

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A Philippine think tank dedicated to the study of Islamic and democratic political thought and the development of Muslim communities has gained international recognition for a series of interfaith dialogues dedicated toward peace-building and harmony.

Posted: March 26th, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Davos postscript: Meeting 35 world’s CEOs best day for Aquino

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SALESMAN IN CHIEF President Aquino is received by Ayala Corp. chair and CEO Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala and president and COO Fernando Zobel de Ayala to the round table with CEOs from around the world on Jan. 25 that the brothers hosted at the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland.  The President favored WEF’s smaller sessions as they afforded him a more personal approach. MALACAÑANG PHOTO

For President Benigno Aquino III, the best meeting during the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, last week was the CEO meeting hosted by the Zobel de Ayala brothers, Jaime Augusto and Fernando.

Posted: February 3rd, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Filipinos in Switzerland raise P391k for typhoon Pablo victims

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After speaking at the 43rd World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos on Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, President Aquino met with the Filipino communities in Switzerland and Lichtenstein, which pooled funds to help Filipinos victimized by typhoon Pablo

The Filipino expat community here gave President Aquino not just a warm welcome amid wintry weather. They pooled funds to help Filipinos victimized by typhoon Pablo (international name: Bopha) back home.

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

US Navy must pay for breaking PH laws–Aquino

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President Benigno S. Aquino III.  Malacañang Photo Bureau

“Excuse me, we sustained damage. Do we leave it at that?” President Aquino said on Friday. The United States Navy will be held answerable under Philippine laws for the damage caused by the grounding of a US 7th Fleet warship in Tubbataha Reefs, Mr. Aquino said.

Posted: January 27th, 2013 in Banner Story,Featured Gallery,Features,Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Aquino stands by UN arbitration of dispute with China

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President Benigno Aquino addresses the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Malacañang Photo Bureau

President Benigno Aquino stood firm on the Philippines’ decision to seek United Nations arbitration of its territorial dispute with China, saying this action was backed by a consensus among the three branches of government.

Posted: January 26th, 2013 in Asia & Pacific,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

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