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    Philippine Times: Globe recognizes winners of the 4th Annual International ICT Awards

    Globe lauds the winners of the recently concluded 4th Annual International ICT Awards. Globe has partnered with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines and the Business Processing Associat...

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    Philippine Times: Empty promises, vote-buying are prevalent in Philippine slums

    Colourful campaign banners hanging from decrepit cardboard walls lend a lively contrast to the filth of Manila's North Triangle slum as a candidate presses dirty palms for crucial votes.As the politic...

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    Philippine Times: Philippines insists no failed vote

    The new automated system has long raised fears of fraud and a failed vote, and this week's recall prompted the government to propose delaying the polls by two weeks.

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    Philippine Times: Church official urges public to support winners in polls

    A senior Church official on Friday called on Filipinos to vote and respect the winners in the May 10 elections, even as he expressed support for Manila Archbishop Gaudencio Cardinal Rosales' rejec...

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    Philippine Times: Foreign observers in RP for May 10 polls

    Twenty five international observers from 11 countries are in the Philippines to witness the country's first nationwide automated polls on Monday. The group of observers is composed of members o...

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    Philippine Times: Philippines Braces for an Uncertain Election

    del.icio.us Campaigning is drawing to a close in the Philippines ahead of next Monday's national election. There are concerns about the vote count because of glitches in a new automated voting system....

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    Philippine Times: $10 hike in passport fees in consular offices abroad hit

    A universal increase of US$10 in the application fee for electronic passports has been implemented by Philippine diplomatic posts across the world, to the dismay of various groups especially in Hong K...

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    Philippine Times: The perfect mother-daughter blend

    Jean Garcia is a stunner. Her 20-year-old daughter, Jennica, is obviously cut from the same cloth but is also beautifully coming into her own. But more than looks and achievements in their respective ...

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    Philippine Times: Gibo gathers 80,000 at Rizal sports complex

    Lakas-Kampi-CMD presidential bet Gilbert &ldquo;Gibo&rdquo; Teodoro Jr. gathered one of the biggest crowd to fill the vast Rizal MeMorial Sports Complex when nearly 80,000 people attended the administ...

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    Philippine Times: Mar blames Chiz for Binay surge; Noynoy rejects 'NOYBI'

    MANILA, Philippines&mdash;Liberal Party candidate for vice president Sen. Manuel &ldquo;Mar&rdquo; Roxas II is fighting to turn back the late surge of his closest rival, Makati City Mayor Jejomar Bina...

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    Philippine Times: Mikey Arroyo can represent taxi drivers, security guards

    MANILA - The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has junked the disqualification case filed against presidential son, Mikey Arroyo, who is seeking to represent security guards and tricycle drivers in th...

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    Philippine Times: FilAm leaders ask Obama to investigate Smartmatic's 'questionable a

    A group of Filipino-Americans, led by businesswoman Loida Nicolas-Lewis, has asked President Barack Obama to investigate the alleged questionable activities of Smartmatic in the US, and its implicatio...

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    Philippine Times: Only 52% of PCOS machines in place, polls set back expected

    MANILA &ndash; Updated official monitoring reports obtained by ABS-CBN News show that a substantial number of precincts may still not have voting machines, ballots, and compact flash cards when polls ...

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    Philippine Times: Philippines Head for the Polls as Arroyo Bids for Congress

    Philippines Braces for an Uncertain Election More than 50 million Filipinos will head to the polls on Monday to choose a new president, elect a new Congress and fill 17,000 local political positions. ...

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    Philippine Times: Prosecution of poll-related cases ordered

    THE Department of Justice (DOJ) has ordered immediate prosecutions on election-related offenses in Monday&rsquo;s polls. In his Department Circular No. 32, DOJ Secretary Alberto Agra ordered the deployme...

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    Philippine Times: Philippine extends voting time

    The Philippines' election commission has extended the cut-off time for voting in Monday's national and local elections by one hour to 7 p.m. (1100 GMT). Problems with some of the new automated...

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    Philippine Times: Filipinos vote amid violence, computer glitches

    An elderly Filipino woman reviews her ballot at a voting center in San Juan, east of Manila, Philippines on Monday May 10, 2010. After a decade of corruption-tainted politics and untamed poverty, Fili...

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    Philippine Times: Philippines extends voting period as eight die in violence

    Philippines' election officials Monday extended voting by one hour after technical glitches delayed balloting in general elections, which was also marred by violence that killed eight people.

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    Philippine Times: Glitches, old problems mar automated polls

    THE lack of sufficient preparation has caught up with the conduct of the country&rsquo;s first fully-automated count. In two polling places in Metro Manila, perennial problems such as long queues and lac...

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    Philippine Times: Aquino set for landslide Philippines election win

    MANILA (AFP) - Benigno Aquino was set to be confirmed as the next Philippine president on Tuesday after steamrolling his rivals in national elections with a promise to fight corruption and reduce pove...

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