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Chinese President Xi Jinping said China and the Philippines could take a "bigger step" in the joint development of oil and gas resources in the South China Sea if they can properly handle their dispute over sovereignty.
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Published on 30/08/2019 by Puerto Parrot
Categories: Business, News and Events, Politics
Tags: China, Duterte, Philippines
With a little startup capital and a coffee grinding machine from the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (Opapp), a group of young residents of Marawi, a city that has been slowly recovering from the devastation brought about by the 2017 siege by Islamist militants, started producing and selling coffee last year.
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Published on 28/08/2019 by Puerto Parrot
Categories: News and Events, People, Society
Tags: Fighting, Marawi, residents
As the youth of Adat B’laan, an indigenous group in South Cotabato, experience increased exposure and enjoy the benefits of modernization, embracing mainstream society practices has sometimes taken priority over knowing and understanding their ethnic language, rituals and traditions. In the past few years, this has resulted in the cultural erosion of the Adat B’laan.
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Published on 28/08/2019 by Puerto Parrot
Categories: Communities, Culture, People
Tags: community, culture, international, TELUS