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EU lauds PH’s K-12, academic calendar shift


The K-12 education system and the academic calendar shift are two steps that would allow Filipinos seeking to get into affordable higher education institutions in Europe, a European Union official said Wednesday.

Posted: October 29th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Senate moves to prevent EU ban on PH fish


The Senate is expected to approve Monday a bill that would strengthen Philippine laws against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing in order to stave off the European Union’s (EU) possible ban on Philippine marine and fisheries products.

Posted: October 27th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Aquino home after 12-day EU tour, US nostalgic trip

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MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THESE  President Aquino with his former neighbor, Rebecca Vallete, a professor of Boston College. Vallete waited until she finally talks with the President at the facade of Aquino’s former house in Commonwealth Avenue, Newton, Massachusetts on Sept. 22.  EDWIN BACASMAS

President Aquino returned to Manila Thursday night after a 12-day tour of Europe and the United States, bringing home pledges of investment from foreign businesses and possibilities of “making dreams come true.”

Posted: September 26th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Aquino: EU leaders back UN arbitration in sea row

President Benigno S. Aquino arrives at the Berlin Tegel Airport in Berlin, Germany for his official visit. During the welcome ceremony, President Aquino was accorded military honors. Photo from Official Gazette of the Republic of the Philippines

President Benigno Aquino is convinced he had gathered enough support behind the Philippines’ call for a peaceful resolution of conflicts in the South China Sea, particularly through international arbitration.

Posted: September 20th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

EU, PH back peaceful resolution of sea row

European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso, right, and Philippine President Benigno Aquino III address the media at the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Monday, Sept. 15, 2014. They discussed the Mindanao Peace negotiations, trade and investment, bilateral development cooperation and maritime issues.  AP PHOTO/YVES LOGGHE

The Philippines and the European Union (EU) agree that territorial disputes in the South China Sea should be resolved through international arbitration.

Posted: September 17th, 2014 in Europe,Featured Gallery,Features,Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »