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China ‘bully boy’ tactics scored

After a storm of criticism China upped its contribution to $1.8 million and dispatched its Peace Ark hospital ship (in photo), but the response paled in comparison to Japan’s $30 million, the United States’ $20 million—and even some private companies’.  AP FILE PHOTO

Mountains of Norwegian salmon left rotting at port. A beachfront resort in Palau abandoned before completion. A sluggish response to a devastating Philippine typhoon: crossing China’s “red lines” can have painful economic consequences.

Posted: January 23rd, 2014 in Asia & Pacific,Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Norwegian FM calls for more int’l aid to PH

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Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende: Appeal for more international aid. AP FILE PHOTO

Norwegian Foreign Minister Børge Brende on Thursday called on the international community to sustain support for typhoon-stricken villages, saying a bigger investment was needed to rebuild homes, facilities and livelihood.

Posted: January 10th, 2014 in Europe,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Norway to help Philippines in talks with rebels

Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende: Appeal for more international aid. AP FILE PHOTO

Norwegian Foreign Minister Borge Brende says his country will continue brokering peace talks between the Philippine government and communist insurgents despite the rebels’ withdrawal from negotiations.

Posted: January 9th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Norway foreign minister to visit PH and Yolanda-hit areas

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Norway's foreign minister Borge Brende. AFP FILE PHOTO

Norway’s foreign minister Borge Brende will make his first official visit to the country from January 7 to 9 and will also visit disaster-hit areas in Samar to see first-hand the Norwegian humanitarian and relief effort in the province.

Posted: January 6th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Norway happiest country; Philippines ranks 67th

ESTER DUZON (right) and her family in a happy reunion pose with mother Rosa Tamidles. Photo By Rochit I. Tañedo

Norway is the happiest country in the world and the United States the 12th. The Philippines ranks 67th.

Posted: January 22nd, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

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