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TOP NEWS

PSE index flat, peso lower vs US dollar

The main Philippine share index ended flat while the peso was lower against the US dollar on Wednesday. The peso settled at P50.83 from P50.75 on Tuesday. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines

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JAPAN NEWS

Japan extends assistance to Taal-displaced families

Japan has provided relief assistance, coursed through the Japan International Cooperation Agency, including N95 masks, to the Philippines to be distributed to residents affected by the eruption of Taal Volcano. Japanese Embassy Charge d’Affaires Yamamoto Yasushi and Social Welfare  Secretary

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FEATURES

25 Years On: Young Woman Makes 1995 Kobe Quake Personal through Writing

Kobe- Young people without firsthand experience of the 1995 Kobe earthquake are learning to understand the threats of disasters on a personal level through writing articles about them for a special website. A total of 27 high school and university

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BUSINESS

NEDA Board approves MRT 4, EDSA Greenways, and 6 others

The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Board confirmed the Investment Coordination Committee (ICC) approvals of the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) 4, EDSA Greenways Project, and six other new projects worth P547.6 billion. “These projects are the building blocks of

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