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RCBC fires back at Bangladesh Bank with lawsuit threat

MANILA – Rizal Commercial Banking Corp said Thursday it “has had it” and was considering a lawsuit against Bangladesh’s central bank for implicating it in an $ 81-million heist 2 years ago. Should Bangladesh Bank take RCBC to court, the ...

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Palace washes hands of 'zero budget' threat vs federalism critics

Malacañang washes its hands of an ally’s supposed threat against local politicians who would defy the administration. This, as Congress continues to deliberate on charter change. – The World Tonight, ANC, January 21, 2018 Let’s block ads! (Why?) Nation

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NPC: Rappler shutdown order no threat to press freedom

Journalists work at the office of Rappler in Pasig, Metro Manila, January 15, 2018. Dondi Tawatao, Reuters MANILA – The National Press Club (NPC) on Tuesday said the Securities and Exchange Commission’s decision to revoke the registration of news website ...

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Albay under state of calamity amid threat of Mayon's hazardous eruption

Authorities have raised Alert Level 3 at the Mayon Volcano, where lava was seen flowing downslope Monday night. Photo by Richard Esplana MANILA – Albay has been placed under a state of calamity amid the threat of the Mayon Volcano’s ...

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7-Eleven boss says his stores not a threat to ‘sari-sari’ businesses

MANILA – Convenience stores that offer air-conditioned and round-the-clock services cannot drive “sari-sari” stores out of business, the president and CEO of a convenience store chain said. Convenience stores “plead no contest” against the “sari-saris,” or traditional Filipino community marts ...

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Bomb threat prompts evacuation of hospital in Tagbilaran

Patients and their relatives, along with medical staff, wait outside the Borja Family Hospital in Tagbilaran City on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, after a bomb threat caused the evacuation of the seven-story building. (Photo by LEO UDTOHAN / Inquirer Visayas) ...

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Confident Chiefs pose latest threat to perfect Pirates

Lyceum of the Philippines University is yet to lose in the 93rd Season of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. The Pirates put their spotless slate on the line against an Arellano University side needing a win for its playoff push ...

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Asia supply chain under threat from North Korea tensions

[embedded content] MANILA – There could be “considerable disruption” to Asia’s supply chain, particularly in electronics, if North Korea makes good of its threat to launch nuclear attacks, an analyst said Thursday. Pyongyang’s successive nuclear tests have unnerved financial markets ...

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Imee Marcos braves House’s arrest threat, attends Duterte Sona

Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos. Marc Jayson Cayabyab/INQUIRER.net Despite threats of being arrested, Ilocos Norte Gov. Imee Marcos showed up at the House of Representatives on Monday to show support for President Rodrigo Duterte. Marcos arrived at the House ahead ...

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Security firms warn of new cyber threat to electric grid

Two cyber security companies said they have uncovered a sophisticated piece of malicious software capable of causing power outages by ordering industrial computers to shut down electricity transmission. Analysis of the malware, known as Crash Override or Industroyer, indicates it ...

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