Philippines
| 18 Sep 2018 | 20:15

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The amount of dollars sent home by millions of Filipinos overseas continued its unbroken uptrend in July due to an increase in remittances from both sea- and land-based Filipino workers, the central bank said on Monday.

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Business, Finance, Economy
Philippines
| 18 Sep 2018 | 20:12

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Some 100 small-scale miners are feared dead after a landslide buried their bunkhouse in Itogon, Benguet, during the onslaught of Typhoon “Ompong” (international name: Mangkhut) in northern Luzon over the weekend.

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Environment
Philippines
| 18 Sep 2018 | 20:09

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - President Rodrigo Duterte’s supporters often like to compare him to the late Singaporean leader Lee Kuan Yew. 

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Politics, Regional
Philippines
| 18 Sep 2018 | 20:07

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Are we finally moving away from the “narrow, shallow and hollow” characterization of our economic growth performance over the last 15-20 years?

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Politics, Economy
Myanmar
| 18 Sep 2018 | 20:04

KENGTUNG, Myanmar (Eleven Media Group/ANN) - Kengtung District Court in eastern Shan State has ruled that two men to be hanged till death for rape and murder of a 19-year-old tenth grader, according to Shan State Police Force.

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General
Myanmar
| 18 Sep 2018 | 19:57

YANGON, Myanmar (Eleven Media Group/ANN) - A figurative bronze sculpture of State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi will be put up for sale by auction in order to raise money for charity, said Dr Thant Thaw Kaung, executive committee member of the Daw Khin Kyi Foundation.

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General
Philippines
| 18 Sep 2018 | 19:46

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Darren Criss made history as the first Filipino-American actor to win an award at the 70th Emmy Awards on Monday.

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Culture
Philippines
| 18 Sep 2018 | 19:40

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Some of the price increases that have pushed the country’s inflation rate to its highest in nearly a decade can be attributed to a weak peso, which has been on a downtrend since the start of the year, according to Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Deputy Gov. Diwa Guinigundo.

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Business, Finance, Economy
Philippines
| 18 Sep 2018 | 19:39

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - "That’s a propaganda proceeding."

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Politics
Malaysia
| 18 Sep 2018 | 19:34

KUALA LUMPUR (Sin Chew Daily/ANN) - While PKR president-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim’s third attempt of a man-made by-election has drawn criticisms for tarnishing democracy, a man has decided to take on Anwar to contest as an independent candidate in Port Dickson by-election to deliver the message of opposing `man-made` by-election.

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Politics