MILF's turnover of weapons an important confidence-building measure, says Palace official

June 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on MILF's turnover of weapons an important confidence-building measure, says Palace official 

MANILA, June 16 — The turnover of weapons and the decommissioning of combatants of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) on Tuesday is an important confidence-building measure that shows that both sides are committed to achieve enduring peace in Mindanao, a Palace official has said.

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Iloilo Declaration to strengthen anti-smoking initiatives in ASEAN

May 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on Iloilo Declaration to strengthen anti-smoking initiatives in ASEAN 

ILOILO CITY, May 20 — Mayors and governors of different cities and municipalities of the Philippines and international delegates from member countries of the Association of Southeast Asia Nations (ASEAN) are expected to approve and sign the Iloilo Declaration in working together to strengthen and sustain a smoke-free environment in the ASEAN Region.

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AirAsia denies flight suspension to Brunei

January 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on AirAsia denies flight suspension to Brunei 

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Jan. 7 — AirAsia has denied rumors that it has canceled flight service to Brunei, saying the message is not true and services are still running as scheduled, Brunei's News website BruDirect.com reported on Wednesday.

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POM ASEAN: No medals for Cambodia, Brunei yet

December 17, 2014 by · Comments Off on POM ASEAN: No medals for Cambodia, Brunei yet 

PALEMBANG, S Sumatra, Dec. 17 — Athletes of Cambodia and Brunei Darussalam have yet to win a single medal even at the end of the sixth day of the 17th ASEAN University Games (POM ASEAN) here.

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