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Plaza laments Lopez’s failure to defend PEZA’s incentives as gov’t pushes CITIRA

Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) Director-General Charito Plaza lamented on Thursday the apparent failure of Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez to defend PEZA incentives and programs amid the administration’s move to push for the passage of Corporate Income Tax and Incentives

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JAPAN NEWS

Japan may designate Typhoon Faxai as severe disaster

Kyonan, Chiba Pref.–The Japanese government is considering designating Typhoon Faxai as an extremely severe disaster warranting additional state support for affected areas, a senior official said Monday. “We’ve gathered all information available to consider whether to designate (the typhoon) as

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FEATURES

INTERVIEW: “Anne of Green Gables” still popular in Japan thanks to freedom theme

Prince Edward Island, Canada–A grandchild of Canadian author Lucy Maud Montgomery (1874-1942), best known for “Anne of Green Gables,” a novel featuring Anne Shirley, a fictional red-haired orphan girl, attributes the best seller’s long popularity in Japan to the work’s

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BUSINESS

DOTr allows San Miguel Corp. to proceed with building Bulacan airport

The “game changer” airport to be built in Bulacan will be the answer to the traffic woes in Metro Manila, according to San Miguel Corp. President and Chief Operating Officer Ramon Ang. On Wednesday, the Department of Transportation ( DOTr)

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