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Sen. Bam: 300,000 Lives at Stake Due to Substandard Steel

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Senator Bam Aquino warned that lives of 300,000 people are at stake due to substandard reinforcement bars created from wire rods and used in estimated 60,000 houses in different parts of the country. “Sixty thousands houses is no joke. That’s 300,000 liv...
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Sen. Bam: substandard steel products killed hundreds in Bohol, Cebu

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – A senator blamed substandard steel products for the death of hundreds of people in the Magnitude 7.2 earthquake that devastated Bohol and Cebu last year. “Hundreds of lives were lost because of substandard and inferior steel products used in houses and other...
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Aquino: Sabah claim not part of agenda in Malaysia visit

MANILA (Mabuhay) — President Benigno Aquino III on Wednesday said the Philippines’ claim to Sabah will not be among the topics during his state visit to Malaysia later this month. “Sabah [is] not part of the agenda. Maraming topics [sa gaganaping] bilateral meetings,”...
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Construction of an int’l airport in the center of Mindanao pushed

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Two lawmakers proposed the establishment of an international airport in the center of Mindanao comprising the SOCCSKSARGEN region and Bukidnon to provide great opportunities for industries in which direct access to either air cargo or passenger flights is of...
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‘Smuggling bigger than Napoles scam’

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – The Philippines needs to crack down on the problem of smuggling, which is reportedly costing the government P133 billion in lost revenue every year bigger than the P10 billion pork barrel scam linked to businesswoman Janet Lim Napoles. Sen. Bam Aquino,...