Palace ecstatic over Donaire, Viloria victories

April 21, 2009 6:38 am· Comments Off on Palace ecstatic over Donaire, Viloria victories 

MANILA, April 19 — Malacanang was ecstatic over the victories of Filipino boxing champions Nonito Donaire Jr. and Brian Viloria over their opponents this morning at the Araneta Center in Cubao, Quezon City.

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Bali to host international AIDS congress

April 21, 2009 6:37 am· Comments Off on Bali to host international AIDS congress 

DENPASAR, April 18 — Bali will host the Ninth International Congress on AIDS in Asia and the Pacific (ICAAP) from August 9 to 13 this year, Indonesia's Antara news agency reported.

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Somali gunmen abduct aid workers

April 21, 2009 6:37 am· Comments Off on Somali gunmen abduct aid workers 

MOGADISHU, April 20 — Gunmen in southern Somalia kidnapped two European aid workers, witnesses and a local aid worker said Sunday.

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Filipinos to enjoy improved MoneyGram money transfer services

April 21, 2009 6:36 am· Comments Off on Filipinos to enjoy improved MoneyGram money transfer services 

MANILA, April 17 — Filipinos will be able to receive their MoneyGram transactions in U.S. dollars any time of day as When M. Lhuillier Financial Services Inc. begins its MoneyGram international money transfer service.

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Hog convention set on April 23-25

April 21, 2009 6:35 am· 1 Comment 

MANILA, April 18 — Hog growers will hold a three-day convention from April 23 to 25 at the World Trade Center in Pasay City to showcase the newest veterinary products and innovative equipment in the country.

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DoT to develop Mt. Kanlaon as RP’s new ecotourism site

April 21, 2009 6:34 am· Comments Off on DoT to develop Mt. Kanlaon as RP’s new ecotourism site 

BACOLOD CITY, April 20 – The Department of Tourism (DOT) is planning to develop the Mt. Kanlaon as an eco-tourism site.

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