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Football: Malditas begin 3-month camp for Women's Asian Cup

The Philippine women’s national football team, also known as the Malditas, is undergoing a three-month camp to prepare for the 2018 AFC Women’s Asian Cup, its first major tournament in 14 years. The camp, to be participated by a pool ...

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Indonesia races to contain diphtheria outbreak ahead of 2018 Asian Games

A high school student a receives diphtheria vaccination at an Outbreak Response Immunization clinic in Cengkareng, Jakarta as health authorities try to contain a sharp rise in cases of diphtheria. Widodo S Jusuf, Antara Foto/ via Reuters JAKARTA — Health ...

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Favorable draw for Malditas in AFC Asian Cup

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Gilas, wala pang talo sa FIBA World Cup Asian qualifiers

Wala pa ring talo ang Gilas Pilipinas matapos makuha ang ikalawang panalo sa FIBA World Cup Asian qualifiers. Nanaig muli ang “puso” ng Gilas kontra Chinese-Taipei nitong Lunes. Samantala, tuloy ang winning streak ng Cleveland Cavaliers sa NBA. Nagpa-Patrol, TJ ...

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Asian stocks hover near decade peak, euro reaches 2-month high

TOKYO – Asian stocks hovered near a decade high on Monday as a robust business outlook continued to support investor risk appetite, while the euro reached a 2-month top against the dollar. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan ...

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PH shares recover as Asian markets hold near decade highs

MANILA – Philippine shares recovered from a 2-day slide on Tuesday, as Asian markets held within striking distance of recent decade highs. The Philippine Stock Exchange Index was up 0.21 percent to 8,365.64 in early trading. The peso opened at ...

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Asian markets extend gains, dollar up but dealers cautious

HONG KONG – Asian equities edged up Tuesday as traders took a breather after recent strong gains, with more records on Wall Street unable to spur strong buying, but the dollar built on the previous day’s rally. While optimism remains ...

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Australian award-giving body shortlists ‘Birdshot’ for top Asian film prize

[embedded content] It’s already the country’s official entry to the Best Foreign Language Film category of the 2018 Academy Awards. And now, Mikhail Red’s “Birdshot” will also be competing for the inaugural Best Asian Film award of the Australian Academy ...

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PH shares bounce back as Asian markets near 10-year high

MANILA – Philippine shares bounced back on Thursday as the bull run in global equities powered Asian stocks to a near decade high. Investors remain upbeat on President Rodrigo Duterte’s tax reform program, even as senators fail to pass their ...

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Golf: Eagle Ridge in Cavite to host Southeast Asian senior amateur tilt

More than 300 delegates from 6 Southeast Asian countries will head to Eagle Ridge Golf and Country Club in General Trias, Cavite on October 18 to compete in the 34th Asean Senior Amateur Golf Championships. — Game Time, ANC, Oct. ...

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