Sunday, March 1st 2015

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THE Philippines looks to be well-positioned for manufacturing activities, as multinationals continue to locate their production facilities in the country. “Manufacturing activity to...

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THE total cash circulating in the local economy was lesser in the first month of this year, as previous policy actions put in place...

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THE government is exploring ways to fast-track the merger of the Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP) and the Development Bank of the Philippines...

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Foreign exchange • PREVIOUS week: The local currency continued to rally in the lower band of the 44 territory during the week. At the week’s opening,...

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FORMER National Treasurer and Social Watch convener Leonor Magtolis-Briones raised concern on Saturday that more than half of the P2.606-trillion national government budget this...

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THE number of poor Filipinos is increasing on account of population growth, a study of the state think tank Philippine Institute of Development Studies...

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PITTSBURGH—An estimated 2 million US manufacturing jobs will go unfilled over the next decade because workers lack the skills to fill those positions, according...

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THE chairman of the House Committee on Housing and Urban Development over the weekend urged the government to create a program that seeks to...
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THE oil-price cuts that were implemented from middle of last year to early January this year are going to hurt Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corp.’s...

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DAIKIN Airconditioning Philippines is targeting a double-digit growth in sales this year, on the back of more robust sales on the residential sector’s demand...

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BUSINESSES and locators in the Camp John Hay area, the property in the middle of a contentious dispute between Camp John Hay Development Corp. ...

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THE board of sugar miller Roxas Holdings Inc. on Friday said it approved the sale of more Treasury shares to a unit of Hong Kong-listed First...

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XURPAS Inc., a company that makes online casual games for mobile-phone operators, said it signed a deal to have a controlling stake in a...

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Efforts of the Philippine government to ensure food security should not only focus on achieving rice self-sufficiency, but should also target the increase in...
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TONLITS ASISTIO, just over three years removed from surviving an attempt on his life, fired a two-under-par 70 worth 38 points and powered Southwoods...

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NATIONAL University (NU) survived two grueling do-or-die games on Saturday afternoon at the Smart Araneta Coliseum with its men’s team advancing to the finals...

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DEFENDING champion Purefoods tries to snap a three-game losing streak against the skidding Philippine Cup titlist San Miguel Beer as the two powerhouse teams...

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TOP featherweight prospect Mark Eddiva will take on Alex “The Spartan” White as part of the growing list of bouts scheduled to be part...

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates—Top-seeded Novak Djokovic will face defending champion Roger Federer in the final of the Dubai Championships after a three-set win over Tomas...

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PALM BEACH GARDENS, Florida—Rory McIlroy’s first Professional Golfers’ Association (PGA) Tour event in five months lasted only two days. His road to the Masters hit...
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ARE you raising an animal lover? If so, chances are they’ve already asked for a puppy, kitten, Guinea pig, lizard, snake or bird of their own....

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PERHAPS my story is not all that uncommon, but it still feels pretty unbelievable (or terrifyingly unhealthy) to admit that I didn’t exercise for 10...

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KEVIN COSTNER knew McFarland, California, growing up. “I was down the road, about 45 miles, in Visalia,” he says. “When I was in high school,...

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THE next time you visit your doctor’s office, don’t be surprised if you get a “prescription” to walk a mile each day or take...

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LORD and Lady Grantham regret to inform you they will not be inviting you to dine at Downton Abbey anytime soon. If you want to...

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TODDLERS and preschoolers seem to have endless amounts of energy. Tapping into their energy level can be fun and rewarding for parents and kids. Kids...
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VENICE is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, as well as the dream destination of many people because of its detailed...

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IT’S always been a pleasure joining and learning from an esteemed group of individuals, renowned in their respective fields, embodying a passion to help...

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IN order to enhance its position in the country, Asia and the Latin American region, Lamudi has invested €16 million ($18 million) to capitalize...

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WAKING up to peaceful and serene mornings in an exclusive posh neighborhood but right at the center of the country’s premier business district of...

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IN a country where a major portion of the property-buying market yearns for a well-balanced lifestyle, real-estate builders have recognized the great need to...

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PREMIER developer Sta. Lucia Land is fast-tracking the completion of its second tower at Splendido Taal, the latest development in the Splendido Taal Residential,...
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If young Filipinos will not be stopped from smoking then the Philippines will continue to be the second largest tobacco consumers in Southeast Asia. “Over the...

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What is Dandruff? Dandruff is a condition that affects the scalp and causes the flaking of skin on the head. Dandruff results from the natural...

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The thyroid is a small, butterfly-shaped gland—measuring about 2 inches across—found just below the Adam’s apple. “The thyroid gland secretes thyroid hormones, which control the...

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Taking good care of your hair is as easy as turning on the tv. Considered to be the crowning glory for women and is...

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The Medical City Health Network partners with Watsons to provide accessible health care to Filipino families with the Healthy New You mall events. These mobile...

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Some people see hair as a reflection of their identity, attributing it to the fact that it is both personal and public. Women in...
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