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Appeals Court dismisses Former TV3 News Editor's Appeal in Defamation Suit

PUTRAJAYA, July 19 (Bernama) - Former TV3 news chief editor lost his appeal at the Court of Appeal here today against the High Court order for him to pay RM50,000 in damages to Temerloh Lands assistant administrator for slander. The decision was delivered by a three-man panel comprising Justices Datuk Abang Iskandar Abang Hashim, Datuk Hasnah Mohammed Hashim and Datuk Rhodzariah Bujang who had dismissed Mohd Khaidir Ahmad's appeal.

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Convictions of Child Traffickers signal 'Justice for Poor'

Date: 19 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Philippine News Agency
MANILA, July 19 (PNA) - Recent decisions to reverse the acquittals of human traffickers preying on minors in the Philippines are testaments that "justice for the poor is possible," an international, non-governmental organization focused on human rights, law and law enforcement said on Thursday.

New Law promises Faster, More Convenient Government Transactions: CSC

Date: 19 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Philippine News Agency
MANILA, July 19 (PNA) - The Civil Service Commission (CSC) urges government agencies to review and revisit their systems and procedures for the purpose of re-engineering, if deemed necessary, as Republic Act No. 11032 mandates faster and more efficient transactions in public agencies.

Manager of Cleaning Company fined for employing Foreigners without Valid Pass

Date: 19 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama
PETALING JAYA, July 19 (Bernama) - A manager of a cleaning company operating without a licence was fined a total of RM55,600 by the Sessions Court here today for employing five Indonesian women who were not in possession of a valid pass and allowing another to stay at his premises.
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Singapore ratifies the CPATPP

Date: 19 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Ministry of Trade and Industry
Singapore ratified the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPATPP) today, becoming the third nation to do so after Mexico and Japan. The CPATPP will enter into force 60 days after six of the 11 signatories ratify the Agreement.

Singapore allows Dynamic Site Blocking in Landmark Court Ruling

Date: 19 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Singapore Law Watch
The High Court have issued a landmark order for "dynamic site blocking" in favour of the Motion Picture Association of America which allows any Web address linked to blocked piracy websites to be blocked too.

FDA Ban on Trans Fat meant to prevent Cardiovascular Diseases

Date: 18 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: National News Bureau of Thailand
BANGKOK, July 18 (NNT) - The Food and Drugs Administration (FDA)'s strict controls of trans fat was designed to reduce risk factors contributing to cardiovascular diseases.

BI orders Deportation of Aussie Nun

Date: 19 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Philippine News Agency
MANILA, July 19 (PNA) - The Bureau of Immigration (BI) on Thursday ordered the deportation and inclusion in its blacklist of missionary nun Patricia Anne Fox, barring her from re-entering the Philippines.

61-Year-Old Man jailed for Sexual Assault on Eight-Year-Old Girl

Date: 19 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama
KOTA KINABALU, July 19 (Bernama) - The Sessions Court here today sentenced a 61-year-old man to nine years' jail for sexually assaulting an eight-year-old girl last May.

Appeals Court lowers Jail Term of Jobless Man for Terrorism Offences

Date: 19 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama
PUTRAJAYA, July 19 (Bernama) - A 23-year-old jobless man gets his jail sentence reduced by the Court of Appeal to five years for supporting the so-called Islamic State (IS) militant group and keeping terrorism-related images on his mobile phones.

Strengthening AML and CFT Regulation for the Precious Stones and Metals Dealers Sector

Date: 17 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Ministry of Law
The Ministry of Law (MinLaw) announced today that it will put in place a new anti-money laundering and countering the financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) regulatory regime for precious stones and metals dealers (PSMDs) in Singapore. Under the new regime, PSMDs will be required to identify, assess and understand the money laundering and terrorism finan ...

SMEs get Multibillion-Peso Tax Breaks under TRAIN

Date: 18 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Philippine News Agency
Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) received tax breaks amounting to billions of pesos for the first six months of 2018 alone under the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Act as they are now covered by a higher Value-Added Tax (VAT) threshold and can now choose from two options to be able to pay lower income taxes, according to Finan ...

Zamboanga del Sur Vice-Mayor gets Jail Term for Graft

Date: 17 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Philippine News Agency
The Sandiganbayan convicted former mayor, now vice-mayor, Allan Damas of Kumalarang, Zamboanga del Sur, of violation of Section 3(e) of Republic Act No. 3019 (Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act).

DSWD holds National Summit for Solo Parents, Pushes for Amendments to Solo Parents Welfare Act

Date: 18 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Department of Social Welfare and Development
“I am one with you in your advocacy to amend RA 8972 or the Solo Parents Welfare Act of 2000. Higit nating kinikilala ang ating mga solo parents bilang isa sa mga bulnerableng sector sa buong Pilipinas (We recognize solo parents as one of the vulnerable sectors in the country). “

DSWD holds First National Solo Parents’ Summit

Date: 13 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Department of Social Welfare and Development
In response to the increasing number of solo parents, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), in coordination with the Federation of Solo Parents Luzvimin (FSPL), is conducting the First National Solo Parents’ Summit to push for the amendments to Republic Act 8972 or the Solo Parents Welfare Act of 2000.

NLA to deliberate More Important Draft Laws on 19-20 July

Date: 17 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: National News Bureau of Thailand
BANGKOK, July 17 (NNT) - Members of the National Legislative Assembly are again scheduled to deliberate important draft laws later this week.

Bicam approves Final Version of Bangsamoro Basic Law

Date: 18 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Philippine News Agency
MANILA, July 18 (PNA) - The congressional bicameral conference committee on Wednesday night approved the final version of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), which was renamed as the Organic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao.

Government will enforce Rule to provide Instructions for Products

Date: 18 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Myanmar Times
The Consumer Protection Central Committee of Myanmar has said all businesses must have a product usage guide describing how products such as medicines should be consumed and goods like electronics used. The announcement will be followed by an official notification.

Government needs to reinstate Parliamentary Services Act

Date: 18 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama
KUALA LUMPUR, July 18 (Bernama) - The government should be serious in efforts to restore the integrity of the Parliament by reinstating the Parliamentary Services Act 1963, said a backbencher.

Government's Additional EPF Contribution Only for First Wives - DPM

Date: 18 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama
KUALA LUMPUR, July 18 (Bernama) - The government's additional contribution of RM50 towards the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) for housewives will cover the first wife only in the event of a polygamous marriage.

IRAS e-Tax Guide on GST: For Retailers participating in Tourist Refund Scheme (Eighth edition)

Date: 17 July 2018; Type: Guide; Source: Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore
This e-Tax guide provides details on the features and refund mechanism of the Electronic Tourist Refund Scheme ("eTRS”). This includes the conditions that retailers participating in the eTRS must comply with.

SGX takes Carrot and Stick Approach to set Good Corporate Behaviour

Date: 17 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Singapore Law Watch
The Singapore Exchange has decided to deal with the corporate behaviour of listed companies using the Carrot and stick approach, which rewards good behaviour and allows a chain of accountability in place to deal with malfeasance.

ConCom’s Final Draft Charter bars PRRD from running in 2022

Date: 17 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Philippine News Agency
MANILA, July 17 (PNA) - The final and official draft of the Consultative Committee’s (ConCom) proposed Federal Constitution now bars President Rodrigo R. Duterte from running in the 2022 general elections.

Makabayan Bloc seeks Probe on Jollibee Labor Issues

Date: 17 July 2018; Type: Students; Source: Philippine News Agency
MANILA, July 17 (PNA) - Lawmakers belonging to the Makabayan bloc at the House of Representatives on Tuesday sought a congressional probe into the alleged "illegal" and "unfair" labor practices of Jollibee Foods Corp. (JFC) and its service contractors.

SC suspends Work Tuesday Noon due to Bad Weather

Date: 17 July 2018; Type: Students; Source: Philippine News Agency
MANILA, July 17 (PNA) - Acting Chief Justice and Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio announced the suspension of work in Supreme Court (SC) effective Tuesday noon due to inclement weather.

Finance Officials under Scrutiny as 35 face Disciplinary Measures

Date: 17 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Vientiane Times
At least 35 finance officials have been disciplined for abuses of power, according to an official report. The report was presented at a three-day 6th Plenary Meeting of the Ministry of Finance’s Party Committee scheduled to end today, according to Social Economic Newspaper.

Jobless Man gets Four Months' Jail for hurting Wife

Date: 17 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama
PETALING JAYA, July 17 (Bernama) - An unemployed man was sentenced to four months' jail by the Magistrate's Court here today for injuring his wife, last March.

Bar Council invites Feedback on the Revamp to the Legal Profession Act 1976

Date: 17 July 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Malaysian Bar
Pursuant to a request by the Attorney General, the Bar Council is working on revamping the Legal Profession Act 1976. The proposal is scheduled to be submitted to the Attorney General later this year.

IRAS e-Tax Guide on GST: The Electronic Tourist Refund Scheme (Thirteenth edition)

Date: 17 July 2018; Type: Guide; Source: Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore
This Guide seeks to cover the description of the process and data flow under the eTRS, conditions and fees applicable for participation in the eTRS, application procedures under the eTRS and overview of the system requirements under the eTRS.
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BI orders Deportation of Aussie Nun

MANILA, July 19 (PNA) - The Bureau of Immigration (BI) on Thursday ordered the deportation and inclusion in its blacklist of missionary nun Patricia Anne Fox, barring her from re-entering the Philippines.

Bicam approves Final Version of Bangsamoro Basic Law ConCom’s Final Draft Charter bars PRRD from running in 2022 Dr Ting remains as Pujut Assemblyman, Court of Appeal rules more

Convictions of Child Traffickers signal 'Justice for Poor'

MANILA, July 19 (PNA) - Recent decisions to reverse the acquittals of human traffickers preying on minors in the Philippines are testaments that "justice for the poor is possible," an international, non-governmental orga ...

61-Year-Old Man jailed for Sexual Assault on Eight-Year-Old Girl Appeals Court lowers Jail Term of Jobless Man for Terrorism Offences Zamboanga del Sur Vice-Mayor gets Jail Term for Graft more

Manager of Cleaning Company fined for employing Foreigners without Valid Pass

PETALING JAYA, July 19 (Bernama) - A manager of a cleaning company operating without a licence was fined a total of RM55,600 by the Sessions Court here today for employing five Indonesian women who were not in possession ...

CA affirms Retirement Age Rule for PAL Flight Attendants Labour Law may add Prison Term for Employer Violations Thailand Cabinet Approves Joint Agreement on Repatriation of Myanmar Refugees more

Foreign Investment permitted in Mining Sector under New Government Regulations

Local and foreign investments in Myanmar’s mining blocks will be permitted under the new Myanmar Mining Rule enacted February 2018, according to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation (MON ...

Clashing with the Law, SEZ Body to resurrect Dawei Megaproject No Need for New Law to rid Streets of loiterers: PRRD Junz calls for Total Ban on Sand Mining and Dredging in Keningau more

DSWD holds First National Solo Parents’ Summit

In response to the increasing number of solo parents, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), in coordination with the Federation of Solo Parents Luzvimin (FSPL), is conducting the First National Solo Pa ...

SUHAKAM objects to Government’s Proposal to develop an SOP for Marriages involving Minors Damages received Count as Couple's Assets Women's Ministry to coordinate Discussions to raise Minimum Age of Marriage more

Singapore allows Dynamic Site Blocking in Landmark Court Ruling

The High Court have issued a landmark order for "dynamic site blocking" in favour of the Motion Picture Association of America which allows any Web address linked to blocked piracy websites to be blocked too.

Dr Babor GmbH & Co KG and Another v Sante De Beaute Pte Ltd Athleta (ITM) Inc v Bigfoot Internet Ventures Pte Ltd ANAC-IP Solon lauds Charter Draft for IP Recognition more

CAAP Powers to devolve

A technical working group of the Committees on Government Enterprises and Transportation last Tuesday started fine tuning House Bill 7306 or the proposed “Philippine Airport Development Corporation Act” aimin ...

Cebu Pacific clarifies 'one hand-carry baggage' Policy Air Navigation (119 - Air Operator Certification) Regulations 2018 Air Navigation (121 - Commercial Air Transport by Large Aeroplanes) Regulations 2018 more

Bar Council invites Feedback on the Revamp to the Legal Profession Act 1976

Pursuant to a request by the Attorney General, the Bar Council is working on revamping the Legal Profession Act 1976. The proposal is scheduled to be submitted to the Attorney General later this year.

Majlis Peguam v Cecil Wilbert Mohanaraj Abraham Supreme Court disbars Lawyer for Fake Court Decision Surgeon suspended over 'Professional Misconduct' more

Putting the brakes on Vexatious Legal Actions

The proposed amendments to the Supreme Court of Judicature Act, which draw from Britain and Canada, will empower the High Court and the Court of Appeal to restrain a vexatious litigant to varying degrees.

Tiow Weng Theong v Melawangi Sdn Bhd Harsha Rajkumar Mirpuri (Mrs) nee Subita Shewakram Samtani v Shanti Shewakram Samtani Mrs Shanti Haresh Chugani Mustafa Founder fails to strike out Step-Family's Lawsuit more

Native Leaders must help Government explain Land Bill

SIBU, July 15 (Bernama) - Native community leaders should help the government to explain to the people that the State Land (Amendment) Bill 2018 concerning Native Customary Right (NCR) lands will greatly benefit them as ...

Brightvite Sdn Bhd v Pantai Towers Management Corporation and Another Appeal No Rush to change Laws on Airbnb: Lawrence Wong State Assembly passes Land Code (Amendment) Bill, 2018 more

SMEs get Multibillion-Peso Tax Breaks under TRAIN

Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) received tax breaks amounting to billions of pesos for the first six months of 2018 alone under the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Act as they are now covered by a h ...

Cabinet approves VAT Collection on e-Business Operators IRAS e-Tax Guide on GST: For Retailers participating in Tourist Refund Scheme (Eighth edition) IRAS e-Tax Guide on GST: The Electronic Tourist Refund Scheme (Thirteenth edition) more

Singapore ratifies the CPATPP

Singapore ratified the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPATPP) today, becoming the third nation to do so after Mexico and Japan. The CPATPP will enter into force 60 days after six o ...

New Law promises Faster, More Convenient Government Transactions: CSC Appeals Court dismisses Former TV3 News Editor's Appeal in Defamation Suit PH highlights Climate Action Plans during ASEAN Meeting on Climate Change more

APO adopts Strategic Foresight-Based Approach to make Member Countries Future-Ready

TOKYO, July 18 (Antara/BUSINESS WIRE) - To enable member economies to adopt digital technologies in the industry, agriculture, public, and service sectors for holistic socioeconomic development, the Asian Productivity Or ...

Indonesia, EU to establish Most Modern Trade Agreement Indonesia, Gambia forge Cooperation in Protocol, Security of OIC Summit Government wants Report from Contractors failing to return Tender Document more

Finance Officials under Scrutiny as 35 face Disciplinary Measures

At least 35 finance officials have been disciplined for abuses of power, according to an official report. The report was presented at a three-day 6th Plenary Meeting of the Ministry of Finance’s Party Committe ...

New Decree offers Tax Breaks for Investors in Lao SEZs Propose Law to promote Public Private Partnerships, NA instructs Land Use Master plan gets NA Approval more

Nine NAFAS Board Members file for Judicial Review on Suspension

KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 (Bernama) - Nine board members of NAFAS (National Farmers' Organisation of Malaysia) have filed for leave for a judicial review of their suspension on May 28.

Manager of Cleaning Company fined for employing Foreigners without Valid Pass 61-Year-Old Man jailed for Sexual Assault on Eight-Year-Old Girl Malaysia to negotiate HSR Deferment with Singapore more

Labour Law may add Prison Term for Employer Violations

The Settlement of Labour Disputes Law will likely be amended to add prison penalties in the next parliament session, said an official of the Pyithu Hluttaw (Lower House) Bill Committee on Monday.

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DOF seeks Support of Top Economists in improving Corporate Taxation

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CCCS consults on the proposed Combination of the Mobility Business of Siemens AG with Alstom S A

The Competition & Consumer Commission of Singapore (“CCCS”) is conducting a public consultation from 19 July 2018 to 2 August 2018 to invite feedback on the proposed merger of Siemens Mobility Business (& ...

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FDA Ban on Trans Fat meant to prevent Cardiovascular Diseases

BANGKOK, July 18 (NNT) - The Food and Drugs Administration (FDA)'s strict controls of trans fat was designed to reduce risk factors contributing to cardiovascular diseases.

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CCCS consults on the proposed Combination of the Mobility Business of Siemens AG with Alstom S A

The Competition & Consumer Commission of Singapore (“CCCS”) is conducting a public consultation from 19 July 2018 to 2 August 2018 to invite feedback on the proposed merger of Siemens Mobility Business (“SMB”) and Alstom S.A. (“Alstom”) (the “Proposed Transaction”).

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PH Mission, International Organization for Migration discuss Cooperation with ASEAN

JAKARTA, July 19 - Permanent Mission of the Philippines to ASEAN received a delegation from the International Organization for Migration (IOM), led by Regional Director Maria Nenette Motus, M.D., and discussed ways to strengthen cooperation between ASEAN and the IOM.

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SGX proposes to enhance Default Management Capabilities of Derivatives and Securities Clearing Houses

Singapore Exchange (“SGX”) is seeking public feedback on proposed amendments to the clearing rules of Singapore Exchange Derivatives Clearing Limited (“SGX-DC”) and the Central Depository (Pte) Limited (“CDP”) (the “SGX-DC Clearing Rules” and the “CDP Clearing Rules” respectively) to enhance both clearing houses’ default management capabilities.

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DOF seeks Support of Top Economists in improving Corporate Taxation

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III has sought the support of the country’s eminent economists behind the Duterte administration’s second tax reform package that aims, he said, to improve the corporate tax system in which a small select group of top enterprises enjoy preferential corporate income tax (CIT) rates of just six (6) to 13 percent while an overwhelming majority comprised mostly of Small- and Medium-scale Enterprises (SMEs) pay the regular rate of 30 percent.

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Duterte likely to sign BBL before SONA: Palace

MANILA, July 19 (PNA) - President Rodrigo R. Duterte will possibly sign into law the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) before his third State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Monday (July 23), Malacañang said on Thursday.

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Nine NAFAS Board Members file for Judicial Review on Suspension

KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 (Bernama) - Nine board members of NAFAS (National Farmers' Organisation of Malaysia) have filed for leave for a judicial review of their suspension on May 28.

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Malaysia to negotiate HSR Deferment with Singapore

KUALA LUMPUR, July 19 (Bernama) - Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said on Thursday his government would negotiate the deferment of a high-speed rail (HSR) project with the Singaporean Government.

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Justice George Wei to resign from Supreme Court

Justice George Wei, who had joined the Supreme Court as a Judicial Commissioner in 2013, and chaired the IP Dispute Resolution Framework Committee which made recommendations to the Government on how to enhance access to the IP dispute resolution system, have resigned from the post.

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PH prepares for the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration

MANILA, July 18 - Foreign Affairs Undersecretary for Migrant Workers’ Affairs Sarah Lou Y. Arriola led the inter-agency consultation meeting last 03 July 2018 to prepare for the last round of negotiations for the inter-governmental negotiations on the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration (GCM).

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PH Ambassador to Spain turns over Chairmanship of ASEAN Committee in Madrid

MADRID, July 18 - Ambassador to Spain Philippe J. Lhuillier formally turned over the chairmanship of the ASEAN Committee in Madrid (ACM) to Thai Ambassador to Spain Rattikul Chansuriya.

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PH highlights Climate Action Plans during ASEAN Meeting on Climate Change

SINGAPORE, July 18 - The Philippines reaffirmed its leadership on climate action as Secretary Emmanuel M. De Guzman of the Climate Change Commission (CCC) highlighted the country’s initiatives on climate change, during the Special ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Climate Action (SAMCA) on 10 July at the Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Center in Singapore.

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Moment of Truth as Oversight Committee set to decide on NMP ToR

Following a pivotal stakeholders’ consultation, the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) will convene the members of the Oversight Committee on Friday, 20 July 2018, to set the selection process of a new major player in the public telecommunications market in motion.

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CDC Chairman: Five Election Commissioners can organize General Election

BANGKOK, July 18 (NNT) - The Constitution Drafting Committee is confident the newly-appointed Election Commissioners can handle the general election plan even though there are only five of them.

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Weekly Cabinet Meeting approves Series of Economic Programs

BANGKOK, July 18 (NNT) - The weekly Cabinet meeting has discussed the celebration of HM the King’s birthday and approved a number of economic programs.

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OSMEP continues to promote SMEs

BANGKOK, July 17 (NNT) - The Office of Small and Medium Enterprises Promotion (OSMEP) has continued to promote Thai entrepreneurs in line with its project to develop new market channels for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs).

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Federalism still Best Antidote for over-centralization: ConCom

MANILA, July 18 (PNA) - Federalism is still the best antidote for the over concentration of powers in the national government, the Consultative Committee (ConCom) maintained Tuesday, as it presented the draft of its proposed Federal Constitution before the Senate.

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SC suspends Work in NCR Courts Wednesday due to Heavy Rains

MANILA, July 18 (PNA) - The Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday ordered a suspension of work in all courts in the National Capital Judicial Region (NCJR) due to the continuous rains brought by the southwest monsoon.

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APO adopts Strategic Foresight-Based Approach to make Member Countries Future-Ready

TOKYO, July 18 (Antara/BUSINESS WIRE) - To enable member economies to adopt digital technologies in the industry, agriculture, public, and service sectors for holistic socioeconomic development, the Asian Productivity Organization (APO) is incorporating a strategic foresight-based approach and practices to assist them in developing future-ready capabilities and national productivity frameworks.

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