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Monthly Archives: March, 2013

[News] 2 Ohio teens sentenced in rape; defendants apologize, lawyers weep

2 Ohio teens sentenced in rape; defendants apologize, lawyers weep (LA Times) An Ohio judge Sunday sentenced two teenage boys to at least a year in a juvenile detention facility … Continue reading

March 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

[News] 3 more cargo forwarders join blacklist because of undelivered ‘balikbayan’ boxes

3 more cargo forwarders join blacklist because of undelivered ‘balikbayan’ boxes (InterAksyon) MANILA – The Department of Trade and Industry-Philippine Shippers’ Bureau (DTI-PSB) has blacklisted three more cargo forwarders that … Continue reading

March 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

[News] Jollibee arrives in Singapore

Jollibee arrives in Singapore (Yahoo!) Philippine-born fastfood Jollibee has expanded its operations anew with the opening of its first Singapore branch. Home-grown food giant Jollibee launched its first store at … Continue reading

March 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

[Article] 2 Ways You Can Buy Your Dream House Despite The Recent Cooling Measures

2 Ways You Can Buy Your Dream House Despite The Recent Cooling Measures When MAS released on January 12 new measures to cool down Singapore’s property market, you ask yourself … Continue reading

March 8, 2013 · 1 Comment

[Tech] Facebook Will Launch Content-Specific News Feeds, Bigger Photos And Ads On Thursday

Facebook Will Launch Content-Specific News Feeds, Bigger Photos And Ads On Thursday (TechCrunch) At a big press event on Thursday, Facebook plans to launch new ways to filter the news … Continue reading

March 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

[News] Muslims condemn ‘sellout’ to Malaysia

Muslims condemn ‘sellout’ to Malaysia (Manila Standard Today) SOME 300 militant student activists, women and indigenous people joined their Muslim brothers and sisters in the Philippine Council for Islam and … Continue reading

March 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

[News] Doubts emerge over Malaysian assault on invaders

Doubts emerge over Malaysian assault on invaders (ChannelNewsAsia) FELDA SAHABAT, Malaysia – Malaysia’s military on Tuesday launched a fierce assault including jet fighters on up to 300 Filipino intruders after … Continue reading

March 6, 2013 · 1 Comment

[News] Philippines urges tolerance as Malaysia rushes troops to Sabah; Cyber armies;

Philippines urges tolerance as Malaysia rushes troops to Sabah (Reuters) (Reuters) – The Philippine foreign secretary flew to Malaysia on Monday to urge “maximum tolerance” as Kuala Lumpur rushed thousands … Continue reading

March 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

[News] Singapore properties to lose investment appeal due to tax structure

News Analysis: Singapore properties to lose investment appeal due to tax structure (NZWeek) SINGAPORE, March 1 — With the announcement early this week of the 2013 Singapore budget, all research … Continue reading

March 2, 2013 · 1 Comment