Philippines, U.S. begin military exercises near disputed seas

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Thousands of Philippine and American soldiers began annual war games on Monday near disputed waters in the South China Sea, testing the readiness of the two oldest security allies in the southeast Asian region to respond to any emergency.

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World Bank approves 300 mln USD loan for Philippines

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The World Bank (WB) has recently approved a 300 million USD loan to help the Philippine government implement reforms to intensify across-the-board development and create more jobs.

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Asean says Iraq, Syria terrorist groups are global threat

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Asean says Iraq, Syria terrorist groups are global threat

The rise of violence from terrorist groups in Iraq and Syria poses a threat to global security, Asean warned, as two of its member states highlighted the potential for Islamic State activities in the region.

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Vietnam attends ASEAN Family Day in Czech Republic

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Vietnam attends ASEAN Family Day in Czech Republic

The Vietnamese Embassy joined the embassies of Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippine and Thailand in the annual ASEAN Family Day held in Prague, the Czech Republic, on September 27.

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Philippine outsourcing sector booming

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The Philippines' booming outsourcing industry has employed a million people after growing almost tenfold in just over a decade, according to the industry association.

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Philippine gov’t, rebels start peace talks in Malaysia

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The Government of the Philippines and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) sat down on September 27 for a three-day negotiation in Malaysia, with a focus on MILF’s disarmament process.

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Singapore, Philippines agree on annual defense talks

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Singapore and the Philippines had reached a consensus on holding an annual defense dialogue between their senior officials in a bid to consolidate bilateral defense cooperation.

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Islamic State 'brand' gains ground among Asian militants

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A threat by Philippine militants to kill a German hostage in a show of solidarity with Islamic State is the latest sign that the Middle East group's brand of radicalism is winning recruits in Asia and posing a growing security risk in the region.

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Navy video shows Tomahawk missiles launched against IS targets in Syria

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U.S. Navy video shows the guided-missile cruiser U.S.S. Philippine Sea launching Tomahawk missiles against Islamic State targets.

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Aquino says China’s trade needs to keep sea dispute calm

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Aquino says China’s trade needs to keep sea dispute calm

Philippine President Benigno Aquino said his country’s spat with China over regional sea territories may be controllable because the world’s second-largest economy will hesitate to jeopardize trade routes.

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Heavy rain floods Philippine capital; markets, schools shut

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Heavy rain floods Philippine capital; markets, schools shut

Heavy rain in the Philippine capital, Manila, caused flooding in many areas on Friday, shutting schools, government offices and financial markets as a tropical storm made landfall to the north.

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Intense volcanic activity in the Philippines

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Intense volcanic activity in the Philippines

The Philippines’ volcano Mayon in the eastern province of Albay recorded intense activity, forcing authorities to evacuate thousands of residents in fear of an eruption on September 17.

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Vietnam, Philippines should coordinate over China’s reef expansion: pundit

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Vietnam, Philippines should coordinate over China’s reef expansion: pundit

Editor's Note: Chito Sta. Romana, president of the Philippine Association for Chinese Studies and Former Bureau Chief of ABC News in Beijing, said in a recent exclusive interview with Tuoi Tre (Youth) Newspaper that both Vietnam and the Philippines should share information and closely coordinate on how to deal with China’s Johnson South Reef expansion in the East Sea.

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Search for missing as three die in Philippine ferry sinking

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Search for missing as three die in Philippine ferry sinking

MANILA – Three people were killed as rescuers searched for at least three others still missing with more than a hundred rescued after a ferry sank in waters off the central Philippines, the government said Sunday.

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How U.N. troops defied orders, opened fire and escaped Syrian rebels

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How U.N. troops defied orders, opened fire and escaped Syrian rebels

Early on Aug. 28, al Qaeda-linked militants fighting government forces in Syria crossed a ceasefire line in the Golan Heights on Israel's border and seized 45 Fijians serving in a United Nations peacekeeping force.

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