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Maynilad ‘open to discussing’ concession with Duterte government

Youth activists protest alleged inefficiencies in water distribution in Metro Manila. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News/file MANILA — Maynilad Water Services Inc said Thursday it was “open to discussing” its concession agreement with government after President Rodrigo Duterte said an international ...

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SLEX traffic ‘super smooth’ with more lanes open: San Miguel’s Ang

[embedded content] MANILA — Traffic flow in Alabang south of the capital has been “super smooth” since the opening of additional lanes on the South Luzon Expressway, San Miguel Corp President Ramon Ang said Monday.  San Miguel is building the ...

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Duterte, Pacquiao open SEA Games in Philippines as typhoon nears

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte and boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao threw open the doors to the Southeast Asian Games in the Philippines on Saturday as a powerful typhoon took aim at the nation’s north and the competition’s core venues.  In ...

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SEA Games officials open to rescheduling some events amid typhoon threat

MANILA—Outdoor events could be rescheduled if a tropical storm puts participants in the Southeast Asian Games in danger, organizers said Wednesday.  As of 3 p.m., severe tropical storm Kammuri was spotted 1,645 kilometers east of Visayas, according to information from ...

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SEA Games: Philippines secures a point to open women’s football

The Philippines settled for a goalless draw against Myanmar in Southeast Asian Games women’s football in Laguna on Tuesday. (More details to follow.) For more sports coverage, visit the ABS-CBN Sports website. Let’s block ads! (Why?)

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Radisson Hotels to open in Bacolod, Mandaue in next 2 years

Park Inn Hotel by Radisson opened in Quezon City in September. Park Inn is the group’s brand that caters to the upper middle-class consumers. ABS-CBN News.  MANILA – Radisson Hotel Group said Tuesday it would open 2 hotels outside Metro ...

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Badminton: Laborte leads 2019 Smart National Open Day 1 winners

No. 2 seed Lyrden Laborte is through to the third round of the 2019 Smart National Badminton Open. Handout MANILA, Philippines – Second-seed Lyrden Laborte opened his campaign in the 2019 Smart National Badminton Open with a quick win to ...

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VP Leni says she’s open to meeting with other countries, including China

Photo courtesy of the Office of the Vice President MANILA – Following her talks with the United States, Vice President Leni Robredo on Thursday said she was open to meeting with other countries who have information that can help the ...

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Robredo open to US, UN ‘perspective’ in campaign vs illegal drugs

MANILA—Vice-President Leni Robredo on Saturday said she will meet with officials from the US Embassy and the United Nations to get different “information and perspective” on the country’s drug war. “Within the week, makikipag-meeting tayo sa officials ng US embassy ...

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Badminton: National Open last tune-up for SEA Games-bound PH team

Winning SEA Games gold is a target of the Philippine national badminton team, led by national federation secretary-general Christopher Quimpo (center) and head coach Bogs Amahit (second from right). Handout MANILA, Philippines—Filipino badminton athletes training for the Southeast Asian Games ...

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