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  1. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines set to end hunt for Marcos’ wealth chase

    Posted Jan 01st 2013, 11:45am by Agence France-Presse in Manila

    ... with recovering all of Marcos’s wealth. Conservative estimates put the worth of assets and funds looted from government coffers at US$10 billion. But before she left office she allowed Marcos’s flamboyant ... Agence France-Presse in Manila The Philippines is to wind down a near-30-year hunt for the embezzled wealth of late dictator Ferdinand Marcos, with more than half the supposed US$10 ...

  2. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines recovers US$29m from Marcos accounts

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 05:19pm by Associated Press

    ... wealth continues 28 years after he was toppled, an official said on Friday. The money, recovered over the last week, is part of the more than US$712 million from Marcos’ secret Swiss accounts now in government hands, said Andres Bautista, chairman of the Presidential Commission on Good Government, the agency in charge of recovering Marcos’ allegedly ill-gotten wealth. The government won ...

  3. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Epic hunt for Marcos embezzled wealth fails

    Posted Jan 02nd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... for marcos loot winds down The Philippines is to wrap up a near-30-year hunt for the embezzled wealth of late dictator Ferdinand Marcos, with more than half the supposed US$10 billion fortune still ... him and his family into US exile. She made it her first priority to create the commission, tasked with recovering all of Marcos's wealth. Conservative estimates put the worth of assets ...

  4. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    'Ill-gotten' Imelda Marcos jewellery collection could be auctioned

    Posted Jan 14th 2014, 11:35pm by AP

    ... The Philippine government has said it has so far recovered about US$4 billion of an estimated stolen wealth of US$10 billion, but no one from the Marcos family has been convicted. The government has long said it wanted to put the jewellery on public display or auction it off to raise funds for its poverty alleviation programmes. But the Marcos family has tried to block the government from ...

  5. Property - International - PHILIPPINES

    Limits on Philippines property loans may be tightened further

    Posted May 08th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... The Philippines has cut borrowing costs, banned foreign funds from special deposit accounts and eased rules for outflows, striving to manage an investment influx lured by economic growth exceeding 6 per ... Index climbed 1.7 per cent to a record 7,215.35 on May 3, the day after Standard & Poor's raised the nation's sovereign rating to investment grade, following a similar step ...

  6. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines aims for massacre convictions by 2016

    Posted May 06th 2013, 11:09am by AFP

    ... the suspects but hopes they can at least get the “principal accused”. More funds were being allocated to protect witnesses as the case moves through a special trial court. The prosecution has so far ... those in detention while being tried in the emotionally charged case, de Lima said. But even in jail, the Ampatuans remained influential, with their wealth enabling them to retain a battery ...



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