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Stakeholders oppose planned sugar import liberalization in PH

[embedded content] Philippine sugar industry stakeholder groups rejected the government’s planned liberalization of sugar imports. But regulators maintain the local sector is ready for the import surge. Bruce Rodriguez reports. – Business Nightly, ANC, November 8, 2019  Let’s block ads! ...

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Poll: More support than oppose Trump impeachment probe

Protesters with “Kremlin Annex” call to impeach President Donald Trump in Lafayette Square Park in front of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of California announced a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald ...

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Palace on possible release of Sanchez: ‘We cannot oppose the law’

MANILA, Philippines  — If the law says convicted rapist-murderer and former Calauan Mayor Antonio Sanchez should be allowed early release for “good behavior,” then so be it. This was the pronouncement of Malacañang, as presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo said in a Palace ...

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Game console makers oppose China tariffs

Attendees test out Pokemon Shield at Nintendo during the opening day of E3, the annual video games expo revealing the latest in gaming software and hardware in Los Angeles, California, US, June 11, 2019. Mike Blake, Reuters WASHINGTON — Game ...

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Gov’t to oppose Marcoses’ bid to block jewelry auction

MANILA, Philippines — The government will oppose any attempt of the Marcos family to block the public auction of the jewelry collection of former first lady Imelda Marcos, Malacañang said on Monday. Presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo issued the statement after ...

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Huawei founder says he would oppose Chinese retaliation against Apple: Bloomberg

A Huawei company logo is seen at the security exhibition in Shanghai, China May 24, 2019. Aly Song, Reuters Huawei Technologies’ founder and Chief Executive Ren Zhengfei told Bloomberg that retaliation by Beijing against Apple Inc was unlikely and that ...

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Former US security officials to oppose emergency declaration

In this photo, taken on Jan. 9, 2019, a woman walks on the beach next to the border wall topped with razor wire in Tijuana, Mexico. A group of former U.S. national security officials is set to release a statement ...

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Senators oppose 2nd tranche of fuel excise tax

Several senators have expressed opposition to the government economic team's recall of its earlier commitment of suspending the second tranche of excise tax on petroleum. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News MANILA—Several senators have expressed opposition to the government economic team's recall ...

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4 Negros bishops urge unity with civic leaders to oppose coal-fired power plants

BACOLOD CITY – The four Negros Island bishops issued a collegial pastoral statement today opposing the construction of a proposed coal-fired power plant in San Carlos City, Negros Occidental. SMC Global Power Holdings Corp. is proposing to build a 300-megawatt ...

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DOT Cordillera, UP Baguio oppose planned parking buildings in Burnham Park

American colonial urban planner Daniel Burnham plotted the city’s landscape more than a century ago with the park as its centerpiece. —PHOTOS BY EDGAR ALLAN M. SEMBRANO Heritage groups in Baguio City as well as the Department of Tourism-Cordillera (DOT) ...

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