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European Union lauds signing of peace pact between PH gov’t, MILF

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European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton AP FILE PHOTO

The European Union (EU) on Thursday lauded the signing of the long-awaited peace pact between the Philippine government and Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF).

Posted: March 28th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Monitors upbeat hardline rebels won’t stop peace

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International monitors observing government talks with Muslim rebels expressed confidence on Friday that efforts to end one of Asia’s bloodiest and longest insurgencies will survive derailing attempts by hardline guerrillas.

Posted: March 2nd, 2014 in Global Pinoy | Read More »

EU envoys visit construction of 2nd Malampaya gas project in Olongapo

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European Ambassadors visited on Thursday a shipyard here where the second platform of the Malampaya Gas project has been under construction.

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

EU lauds PH, MILF for signing last annex

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DEAL SIGNED Government peace panel chief negotiator Miriam Coronel-Ferrer shakes hands with Moro Islamic Liberation Front chief negotiator Mohagher Iqbal after the signing of the last annex to the Bangsamoro framework agreement on the fourth day of talks in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. With them are Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Teresita Deles and Malaysian facilitator Tengku Dato’ Ab Ghafar Tengku Mohamed. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The European Union (EU) has lauded the Philippine government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) for inking the normalization annex, the last document needed to seal a comprehensive peace agreement between the two parties.

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

Blacklist of Filipino seafarers in European ships feared

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Senate President Franklin Drilon: Unity.  FILE PHOTO

The possibility of Filipino seafarers being blacklisted in European ships because of their unsatisfactory compliance with international standards has prompted a senator to push for a bill that will centralize all training and certification requirements under the Maritime Industry Authority (Marina).

Posted: December 24th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

EU takes PNP’s word on media killings

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EU Commissioner for Climate Change Connie Hedegaard with Lubomir Frebort from the EU Delegation in a press conference at Fairmont Hotel in Makati City, Sept. 6, 2013. INQUIRER.net file photo

The European Union delegation in the Philippines held strong to the word of the Philippine National Police that the force will take immediate action regarding the media killings in the country, a statement said.

Posted: December 13th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

EU appeals for calm in East Asia over air defense zone issue

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Catherine Ashton, the European Union's foreign policy chief, left, and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, right, arrive at a press conference at the end of the Iranian nuclear talks in Geneva, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013. The European Union's top diplomat and Iran's foreign minister said nuclear talks between six world powers and Tehran did not seal a deal. (AP Photo/Jason Reed, Pool)

The European Union (EU) on Friday called for calm over East Asia after China established an Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) and which the United States and its key allies refused to recognize by sending airplanes and defying China’s rules.

Posted: November 29th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

EU official to visit PH to boost development ties

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European Commissioner for Development Andris Piebalgs. AFP PHOTO

The European Commissioner for Development will visit the Philippines on Sunday to strengthen bilateral development cooperation between the European Union and the Philippines.

Posted: November 9th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

EU teaches Zamboanga City residents how to avoid explosives

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As Filipinos recover from the Moro National Liberation Front’s (MNLF) siege of Zamboanga City that left hundreds dead, the European Union (EU) has started training residents on how to avoid mines and unexploded ordnance (UXO).

Posted: November 4th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

EU allots P148 million for Visayas earthquake relief, rehab

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EU Ambassador to Manila Guy Ledoux. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

The European Union is providing P148 million in humanitarian aid to about 350,000 people who lost their homes and livelihoods when a magnitude-7.2 earthquake ravaged Bohol island and nearby provinces in Central Visayas on October 15.

Posted: October 31st, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

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