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  1. 3 hours of tape paint damning picture

    Posted Jun 15th 2005, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... the military there is really not that good in doing this kind of thing, just like in Sulu [province],' he added. He assured her, though, that 'I have already talked to the chairman [of the canvassing] board in Sulu, [and] I will make the EO [election officer] of Pagundaran hide for now so they won't be able to testify.' Mrs Arroyo defeated the late actor Fernando Poe Jnr ...

  2. Arms for the poor

    Posted Jan 27th 2007, 12:00am by Fabio Scarpello

    ... of the island province of Sulu, which together with the provinces of Basilan and Tawi-Tawi, forms the Sulu Archipelago. Local police have identified 33 armed groups that could disrupt the local election, due to be held in May. Palm-fringed beaches and crystal-clear ocean make the Sulu Archipelago one of the most stunning corners of Southeast Asia. Yet there are no tourists visiting ...

  3. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Malaysia intensifies hunt for Filipino invaders

    Posted Mar 07th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... will they go? Kiram, 74, is the self-proclaimed heir of the former sultanate of Sulu, which once controlled part of the southern Philippines and claimed sovereignty over Sabah. The intruders are trying ...

  4. DB Schenker connects archipelago of more than 17,000 islands

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 04:20pm by Reports by Krystin Chu and Khay Inn Poh

    ... in the limelight of this exciting development is the logistics sector, which is one of the barometers of the archipelago's industry activity. "Indonesia's progress is clearly visible ... in Jakarta in 2011. Having 14 branches across the archipelago, the company is also establishing its presence in strategic areas including Batam and Balikpapan, encouraged by the growth of commercial ...

  5. Muslim region tense ahead of US exercises

    Posted Feb 15th 2008, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... down,' Sulu Governor Sakur Tan said after widespread agitation over the killings last week in the coastal village of Ipil, on Sulu island, in the Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao. Some ...

  6. One place where the US is welcome

    Posted Feb 05th 2007, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... was a no-go zone for Americans, as homegrown militants threatened to abduct or shoot them on sight. But two weeks ago, residents of Jolo city, the capital of Sulu province, demonstrated how far ... who tried to disrupt that peaceful development,' she said. Sulu governor Benjamin Loong attributed the warming of relations to the American troops' good deeds and fulfilled promises ...

  7. News - China Insider - CRIME

    ‘I don’t want to go’: Chinese tourist’s last words as kidnappers with ‘inside help’ drag her from hotel

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 10:50am by Patrick Boehler and Associated Press

    ... location. Malaysian police said they believed the gunmen to be a kidnap-for-ransom group from the Philippines' restive Sulu archipelago. Police provided new details of the raid that turned ...

  8. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Tourism threatens Moken people of Myanmar's Mergui archipelago

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 05:32am by AP

    ... Associated Press in the Mergui Archipelago For centuries, the Moken people of Myanmar's Mergui islands have lived in peace and isolation- now their lifestyle is under threat from ... will you spot the people who live here- the Moken, who are shy, peaceful nomads of the sea. The Mergui archipelago has been called the "Lost World", but outsiders have found it- first ...

  9. News - China - MACAU

    Leader of Macau poll 'referendum' probed

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 04:55am by Stuart Lau

    ... in the "referendum". Sulu Sou Ka-hou, newly elected president of the city's most prominent democratic group, the New Macau Association, said he believed news of the detention had prompted people to join ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - MACAU

    More than 7,200 vote in unofficial Macau referendum despite police crackdown

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 12:33pm by JEFFIE LAM

    ... breach the law,” said Sulu Sou Ka-hou, a core member of Macau Conscience, which co-organised the poll with Macau Youth Dynamics and Open Macau Society. Watch: Unofficial referendum organiser says ...




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