The Manila Times

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As part of its network modernization program, Globe Telecom said on Tuesday that it has interconnected Coron in Palawan province through fiber optics, a move that will further strengthen network coverage in one of the country’s premier tourist destinations. “The submarine fiber connection in Coron forms part of our efforts…

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LONDON: British low-cost airline easyJet announced on Tuesday a mega deal to buy 135 Airbus single-aisle A320 passenger planes, including 100 new generation neo aircraft for $11.9 billion (8.9 billion euros), after agreeing big discounts. EasyJet, issuing a statement amid the Paris Air Show where European aircraft maker Airbus is…

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WASHINGTON, D.C.: US pharmaceutical companies can be sued for making deals that keep the cost of drugs high by delaying the creation of less expensive generic medications, the US Supreme Court ruled on Monday. So-called pay-for-delay arrangements, which allow drug manufacturers to keep cheaper generics off the market for a…

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The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in cooperation with Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) recently held a convergence meeting of pangasius (Pangas catfish) stakeholders, primarily to discuss and plan the tapping of the department’s shared service facility (SSF) program. “The DTI intends to provide SSFs to priority…

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There have been quite some writings about the non-inclusiveness of the recent economic growth, so no need to get into that again in this column. While the numbers say that there has been economic growth recently, 7.8 percent in gross domestic product (GDP), this has been mainly arrived at due…

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THERE’S good news for parents, adult learners and high schoolers who want a simple and effective tool to help them make important education decisions. Finding the right educational opportunity can be costly, time consuming and intimidating. It’s estimated that one-third of all students transfer schools at least once before earning…

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It’s a growing trend: Twenty-one million households are planting container gardens. It saves space, helps control pests and overcome soil issues, and lets you enjoy fresh, homegrown produce even without a yard. To ensure your success, it’s important to pick the right plant for the pot. Fortunately, seed companies are…

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The next time you get a headache, you might care to consider this: If you’re like most migraine sufferers, you don’t even know it, and even if you do, you may not be treating it properly to get the fastest relief. The problem According to M.A.G.N.U.M., the national migraine association…

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THERE’S hopeful news for men who are fighting the signs of aging. A new, clinically demonstrated anti-aging treatment specifically formulated for men’s thicker, coarser skin has been introduced. The product is from a company that has addressed the skin care needs of men since the 1970s—Kiehl’s Since 1851. Called Facial…

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There are two things Americans approaching retirement age should be thinking about: how long they’re likely to live and how much they’ll have to live on. A recent study by Bankers Life Center for a Secure Retirement (CSR) found that while declining health is the No. 1 longevity concern for…