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P157-B Japan loans keep PH rail project on track

The Philippine and Japanese governments have signed two more loan agreements totaling 377 billion yen, or about P157 billion, to finance two sections of the ongoing North-South Commuter Railway (NSCR) project. Finance Secretary Benjamin Diokno,...


2 Filipinos dead in Turkey earthquake

MANILA, Philippines — Two Filipinos in Turkey have died following the magnitude 7.8 earthquake that struck there, the Philippine Embassy in Ankara reported on Friday. The embassy condoled with the bereaved families.ADVERTISEMENT “It is...


Galvez pitches Edca to LGUs

MANILA, Philippines — Defense Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. is hopeful that local government units (LGUs) will support the latest agreement between the Philippines and the United States on American troops’ access to more military...