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  1. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    MILF rebels to form political party for self-rule in Philippines’ Muslim south

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 10:09pm by Raissa Robles

    ... the Muslim-dominated area fiscal autonomy and wider powers over natural resources. The draft comes on the anniversary of the deadly siege of Zamboanga City which Misuari staged last year to protest at the MILF ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1589614/milf-rebels-form-political-party-self-rule-philippines-muslim-south
  2. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    A dozen Chinese fishermen jailed in the Philippines for 6-12 years for poaching

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 03:54pm

    ... for a council that helps the western province of Palawan protect its natural resources. The fishermen are still on trial for possession of protected species within the park, Alaska said, a crime ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1566950/philippines-jails-12-chinese-illegal-fishing
  3. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    19 heading home for Eid gunned down by Abu Sayyaf in southern Philippines

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 11:19pm by AP

    ... operations until those responsible are brought to justice". "This attack cannot be justified by any ideology and shows the Abu Sayyaf's terroristic nature," Zagala said. Five ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1561380/19-heading-home-eid-gunned-down-abu-sayyaf-southern-philippines
  4. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine group protests against China's project on Spratly Islands

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 03:54pm by AP

    ... The Spratlys are mostly barren islands, reefs and atolls that are believed to be atop oil and natural gas deposits. They also straddle one of the world's busiest sea lanes. Last month, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1530837/philippine-group-protests-chinese-reclamation-disputed-islands
  5. Business - Economy - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine economy expands by 7.2pc in 2013, despite natural disasters

    Posted Jan 30th 2014, 11:52am by Agence France-Presse in Manila

    ... of the fastest-growing in Asia last year after shrugging off devastating natural disasters and expanding at a “remarkable” pace in the final quarter, the government said in Manila on Thursday. The economy grew ... economic stewardship. The Philippines endures relentless natural disasters because it is located along a typhoon belt and the so-called Ring of Fire, a vast Pacific Ocean region where many ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1417359/philippine-economy-expands-72pc-2013-despite-natural-disasters
  6. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    US and Philippines reach deal on larger US military presence

    Posted Apr 27th 2014, 04:30pm by Associated Press

    ... the 120,000-strong Philippine military’s capability to monitor and secure the country’s territory and respond to natural disasters and other emergencies. “Pre-positioned materiel will allow for timely responses in the event of disasters- natural or otherwise,” the primer said. The presence of foreign troops is a sensitive issue in the Philippines, a former American colony. The Philippine Senate ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1498296/us-and-philippines-reach-deal-larger-us-military-presence
  7. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    ‘Unconstitutional’ US-Philippines defence pact to face legal challenge

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 10:46am by Raissa Robles

    ... was not trying to reclaim bases. He said the agreement would improve maritime security and hasten response to natural disasters. Many ordinary Filipinos hold Obama in high regard and a survey released ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1498961/unconstitutional-us-philippines-defence-pact-face-legal-challenge
  8. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Manila seals historic peace pact with Muslim rebel group Moro Islamic Liberation Front

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 11:38pm by AFP

    ... a regional parliament and power to levy taxes, while revenue from the region's vast deposits of natural resources would be split with the national government. It would have a secular government, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1458715/manila-muslims-seal-historic-peace-pact
  9. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Manila calls China action in disputed South China Sea an ‘urgent threat’

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 06:16pm by Reuters

    ... on the rusting ship. The Philippines also occupies eight other features in the disputed Spratlys. The Second Thomas Shoal, a strategic gateway to Reed Bank, believed to be rich in oil and natural gas, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1446180/manila-calls-china-action-disputed-south-china-sea-urgent-threat
  10. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Large cache of smuggled exotic animals seized in Philippines

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 05:14pm by AFP

    ... for the local office of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources. There must have been an order from a rich person in Manila for the animals as collector’s items Eric Gallego, Department of Environment and Natural Resources They included yellow-crested cockatoos and long-beaked echidnas, two species listed as “critically endangered” by the International Union for the Conservation ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1431129/large-cache-smuggled-exotic-animals-seized-philippines

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