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  1. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Culture body blasts plan by Philippine distillery to use heroes' names to sell booze

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 03:15am by AFP

    ... from Spain in 1898. Officials at Destileria Limtuaco, which bills itself as the "oldest distillery in the Philippines. Established in 1852," could not be contacted for comment. ...

  2. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Pacquiao hands money, food and Bibles to Philippine typhoon victims

    Posted Dec 01st 2013, 05:20pm by Agence France-Presse in Guiuan

    ... 1,000-peso (HK$177) bills each time to families who are now living in makeshift shelters. Haiyan left nearly 7,400 people dead or missing, with more than four million others displaced, according ... of Internal Revenue had frozen all his bank accounts, forcing him to borrow money to buy relief goods. The bureau is threatening Pacquiao with a US$50 million (HK$388 million) bill for unpaid taxes ...

  3. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine bishops fighting trends, and own flock, on reproductive health bill

    Posted Aug 19th 2012, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... Raissa Robles in Manila Majority of Catholics polled have long supported bill to provide contraception and sex education, leaving Philippine church at risk of a backlash for opposing ... without a divorce law, after Malta's parliament passed one last year. House Bill 4244 or the Reproductive Health (RH) bill aims to give poor couples free access to family planning methods, ...

  4. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Bishops pledge to continue Philippine birth control fight

    Posted Dec 18th 2012, 05:24pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila Philippine Catholic Church leaders vowed on Tuesday to overturn a birth control bill after lawmakers passed landmark legislation to make sex education and birth control more widely available. The Senate and the House of Representatives approved the Reproductive Health (RH) Bill late on Monday, putting it on course to be signed into law ...

  5. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Blackout hits Philippine province of Albay over unpaid electricity debt

    Posted Aug 01st 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... electricity retailer because of about four billion pesos (HK$714.5 million) in bills that had accumulated over 15 years, an energy ministry spokeswoman said. We could not sleep last night, it was very ...

  6. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Church begins final Philippine birth control battle

    Posted Jul 09th 2013, 05:30pm by AFP

    ... banners such as: “Obey God’s will, no to RH bill”. Another read: “RH Bill is abortion”. They stood on the other side of the road from a smaller crowd of supporters of the law, some of whom carried ...

  7. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Filipino senators caught plagiarising

    Posted Nov 24th 2012, 12:00am by Alan Robles in Manila

    ... of an acrimonious senate struggle over a reproductive health, or family-planning, bill. Sotto, the senate majority leader, is widely seen as speaking for the conservative Catholic Church hierarchy in opposing the bill, while Cayetano supports it. In August and early September, Sotto delivered speeches that he said would be an "exposé" of nefarious interests pushing for the bill ...

  8. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines seeks unity after birth-control law

    Posted Dec 30th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... by the passage of a divorce bill and same-sex marriage, both strongly opposed by the church. Cruz, a former president of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines, criticised the secret signing ...

  9. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Manila bans 'enforced disappearances'

    Posted Dec 23rd 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Lagman, who authored the bill, said the new law would force government officials who are accused of enforced disappearances, to report if they are holding anyone. "The law seeks to end ...



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