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Gamboa thanks Duterte for visiting wake of slain cop in Misamis Oriental

The officer-in-charge of the Philippine National Police thanked President Rodrigo Duterte after he visited the wake of the slain cop in Intao, Misamis Oriental last Thursday. In a statement on Friday, Police Lieutenant General Archie Francisco Gamboa said Duterte’s visit

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JAPAN NEWS

Palace condoles with Japanese people for death of ex-PM Nakasone

Malacañang on Sunday expressed its sincere condolences to the Japanese government and its people for the passing of former Prime Minister Yasuhiro Nakasone at the age of 101. In a statement, Presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo said Nakasone was a great

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FEATURES

FOCUS: Pope’s Japan visit highlights gap over nuclear weapons

Tokyo–Pope Francis’ visit to Japan has highlighted the gap between Tokyo and the Vatican over nuclear weapons, although the two sides share the ultimate goal of abolishing nuclear arms. While the pope said that even nuclear deterrence should not be

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BUSINESS

November gross international reserves at $86.39 billion

Preliminary data shows that gross international reserves rose by $0.56 billion to $86.39 billion as of end-November from $85.83 billion as of end-October.   The month-on-month increase in the GIR level reflects the inflows arising from the BSP’s foreign exchange operations

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