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  • Para Games: Tales of inspiration as curtain falls in Singapore

    Para Games: Tales of inspiration as curtain falls in Singapore

    abs-cbnnews.com 10 Dec '15, 3am

    Singaporean table tennis para athlete Jason Chee eyes a shot against Thailand's Natthawut Thinathet during the men's singles table tennis final at the 8th ASEAN Para Games in Singapore. Photo by Stefanus Ian, Agence France-Presse SINGAPORE -- Singapore brought down the curtain on Sout...

  • Angel Locsin in Singapore, seeks treatment for spine injury

    abs-cbnnews.com 04 Dec '15, 2am

    MANILA - Actress Angel Locsin is in Singapore to seek treatment for a spine injury. In her Instagram account, Locsin shared that she underwent a series of tests as part of the preparation to treat her back injury on Friday. She also asked her fans and followers to pray for her. A phot...

  • PLDT acquires Singapore e-commerce portal for $5 M

    abs-cbnnews.com 19 Aug '15, 3am

    MANILA - Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co.’s (PLDT) digital unit Voyager Innovations Inc. is acquiring Singapore-based e-commerce platform Paywhere Pte Ltd. for $5 million in line with its aim to promote digital commerce in the country. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exc...

  • WATCH: Americans try 'smelliest fruit' durian

    abs-cbnnews.com 13 Oct '15, 9am

    Watch more shows on iWantv or TFC.tv Last October 1, YouTube comedy duo The Fine Bros. had a group of kids try durian and see how they would react to the taste of the fruit notorious for its smell. This time, entertainment website BuzzFeed uploaded a video wherein it dared a few Ameri...

  • Singapore moves against Indonesian firms over haze

    abs-cbnnews.com 27 Sep '15, 2am

    SINGAPORE - Singapore has launched legal action that could lead to massive fines against Indonesian companies blamed for farm and plantation fires spewing unhealthy levels of air pollution over the city-state. Five Indonesian companies including multinational Asia Pulp and Paper (APP)...

  • 20 students fall ill in Kidapawan due to durian candies | ANC - ABS-CBN News Channel

    abs-cbnnews.com 13 Jul '15, 6am

    Watch premium ANC videos on iWantv or TFC.tv Twenty students fell ill after eating durian candies sold outside the Kidapawan Pilot Elementary School last week. The Department of Education is already coordinating with local officials to make sure the food poisoning incident won't happe...

  • AUB acquires Singapore-based Pinoy Express

    abs-cbnnews.com 01 Sep '15, 8am

    MANILA - Asia United Bank (AUB) is acquiring Singapore-based remittance firm Pinoy Express to cater to Filipinos abroad who send cash to the Philippines. AUB head for corporate planning and investor relations Elizabeth Miranda said AUB's Board of Directors has approved the acquisition...

  • Singapore to hold snap election on September 11 (Photo via Reuters)

    Singapore to hold snap election on September 11

    abs-cbnnews.com 25 Aug '15, 1pm

    Singapore will hold a snap general election on September 11, officials said Tuesday as Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong seeks a new mandate from voters worried over immigration and the high cost of living. Despite a slowing economy the People’s Action Party (PAP), which has ruled for mo...