APEC senior officials set priorities for 2015 agenda

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The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum’s agenda in 2015 will focus on expanding the benefits for more of the region’s 3 billion people and powering a new generation of trade, investment and sustainable economic growth amid changing global conditions.

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Philippines to get frigates, gunboats, helicopters as tension simmers

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The Philippines aims to buy two frigates, two helicopters and three gunboats for deployment in the South China Sea where a territorial dispute with China has lent urgency to the need to bolster forces, a Philippine navy officer said on Wednesday.

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Vietnam's sea dispute arbitration case vs China promotes peace: Manila

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Vietnam's sea dispute arbitration case vs China promotes peace: Manila

Vietnam has helped ensure peace in the South China Sea dispute with Beijing by following the Philippines in seeking UN arbitration, Manila said, despite the fact that Beijing has refused to take part.

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FDI inflows to Philippines sharply increase in Sept

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Foreign direct investment (FDI) poured into the Philippines surged 116 percent to 680 million USD in September from 314 million USD recorded in the same month last year, according to the Philippine central bank (BPS).

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Suspected bomb kills 10 on Philippine passenger bus

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The death toll from a suspected bomb explosion on a bus in the southern Philippines rose to at least 10 with another 34 people wounded, officials said Wednesday.

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Philippine rescuers struggle to reach villages after typhoon 'folded homes like paper'

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Philippine rescuers struggle to reach villages after typhoon 'folded homes like paper'

Philippine emergency workers were struggling on Tuesday to reach coastal villages on an island hardest hit by a typhoon where thousands of homes have been wrecked by powerful winds and a storm surge rising three to four meters (10 to 13 feet).

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Philippine rescuers struggle to reach villages after typhoon 'folded homes like paper'

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Philippine emergency workers were struggling on Tuesday to reach coastal villages on an island hardest hit by a typhoon where thousands of homes have been wrecked, suggesting the Red Cross's estimated death toll of 27 may rise.

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Philippines reiterates stance on maritime dispute with China

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The Philippines has rejected China’s criticism over Manila’s lawsuit over the territorial disputes between the two countries in the East Sea.

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Philippine capital braces for storm, as Hagupit leaves 27 dead

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Philippine capital braces for storm, as Hagupit leaves 27 dead

Typhoon Hagupit weakened to a tropical storm as it churned close to the Philippine capital on Monday, after killing 27 people on the eastern island of Samar island where it flattened homes, toppled trees and cut power and communications.

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Philippine storm kills 27, but no damage to Manila

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Philippine storm kills 27, but no damage to Manila

The Philippine capital Manila has escaped the brunt of Hagupit's fury, but elsewhere in the country the death toll from the storm is expected to rise from the 27 fatalities recorded so far.

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Typhoon Hagupit claims at least 20 lives in Philippines

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Typhoon Hagupit claims at least 20 lives in Philippines

The number of people confirmed to die due to typhoon Hagupit in the Philippines rose to 21, according to the Philippine Red Cross.

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Philippine capital braces for storm, as Hagupit leaves 27 dead

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Philippine capital braces for storm, as Hagupit leaves 27 dead

Typhoon Hagupit weakened to a tropical storm as it churned close to the Philippine capital on Monday, after killing 27 people on the eastern island of Samar island where it flattened homes, toppled trees and cut power and communications.

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Typhoon Hagupit kills 21 on Samar island-Philippine Red Cross

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Typhoon Hagupit kills 21 on Samar island-Philippine Red Cross

At least 21 people were reported dead, many of them drowned as flood waters rose in Borongan, the main town in Eastern Samar, where typhoon Hagupit made first landfall, the Philippine National Red Cross said on Monday.

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Philippines insists on arbitration to end China sea dispute

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Philippines insists on arbitration to end China sea dispute

Arbitration is the only route to achieving a just and durable solution to disputes over the South China Sea, the Philippines said on Monday, opposing China's contention that a UN court had no jurisdiction to hear a complaint.

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Philippine storms show climate change threat: Greenpeace

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Philippine storms show climate change threat: Greenpeace

Greenpeace global chief Kumi Naidoo was in the Philippines to "bear witness" to the damage done by Hagupit, the strongest storm to hit the Philippines this year, and planned to visit some of the worst-affected areas.

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