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PVL: FEU rallies to down UP, book final-4 ticket

Far Eastern University once again went through the proverbial eye of the needle to carve out a come-from-behind 15-25, 25-23, 15-25, 25-23, 15-7 win over University of the Philippines and clinch a semifinals berth in the Premier Volleyball League Season ...

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OFW remittances down 4.5%

The government’s decision to repatriate thousands of Filipino workers suffering from abusive work conditions in the Middle East took an immediate toll on the amount of dollars being sent home as the first half of 2018 ended, the central bank ...

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Marikina River water level down to 15.3 meters; still on first alarm

The water level at the Marikina River continues to recede after breaching the critical 20-meter mark over the weekend. As of 7:40 p.m. Monday, the Marikina Public Information Office said the river’s water level was at 15.3 meters, but the city’s alert ...

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Rice prices to go down with tariffs in place: solon

Government-subsidized rice is sold at a Quezon City market. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News MANILA — Taxing rice imports will help bring down the price of the staple grain by P7 to P8 per kilo, a lawmaker who is pushing for ...

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NTC cuts down interconnection charges

Phone calls and text messages will soon be cheaper after regulators order the lowering of interconnection charges. ANC, Business Nightly, July 19, 2018 Let’s block ads! (Why?) Business

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Jones Cup: Ateneo shoots down Indonesia for back-to-back wins

Photo courtesy of Chinese Taipei Basketball Association For the second game in a row, Ateneo de Manila University got the better of a national team of an Asian country in the 2018 William Jones Cup. Riding the hot hands of ...

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ABS-CBN, Globe seek new synergies, wind down network sharing deal

MANILA – ABS-CBN said Monday it was looking at "more profitable opportunities" in the content business with Globe Telecom, after the two companies agreed to wind down their network sharing agreement. Following a "thorough assessment," ABS-CBN Convergence found its mobile ...

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Hollywood star Will Smith brings down curtain on Russia World Cup

Will Smith performs during the closing ceremony of the World Cup at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia. Carl Recine, Reuters MOSCOW — Hollywood actor and singer Will Smith performed the soccer World Cup's official song "Live It Up" in the ...

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Duterte to ‘step down’ if God’s existence can be proven by selfie

President Duterte has drawn criticism from the Catholic Church and other religious groups after he called God “stupid” and raised questions about certain Church doctrines and beliefs. Ace Morandante, Malacañang Photo MANILA—President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday said he will quit ...

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Singapore moves to cool down resurgent property market

People look at the skyline of the central business district in Singapore. Edgar Su, Reuters/File SINGAPORE — Singapore raised buyers' fees and tightened loan requirements from Friday to cool a resurgent property sector, warning that rising prices could be destabilizing ...

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