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                    [ArticleID] => 1373074
                    [Title] => US spying on Philippine leaders OK with most Filipinos - study
                    [Summary] => 

Two of three Filipinos, or 64 percent, find it "acceptable" for the United States to monitor communications of their government leaders, a recent study showed.

[DatePublished] => 2014-09-25 13:00:36 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1212169 [AuthorName] => Camille Diola [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/News-Feature/20140923/yes-we-scan-edward-snowden-protest-germany.jpg ) [1] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1372714 [Title] => White House urges Philippines not to choose between China, US [Summary] =>

Despite the bitter maritime row, Susan Rice, President Barack Obama's National Security Adviser, urged the Philippines and other Southeast Asian nations not to side with any of the major powers in Asia.

[DatePublished] => 2014-09-24 16:22:24 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1212169 [AuthorName] => Camille Diola [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/headlines/20140924/Susan-Rice-Barack-Obama-Southeast-Asia.jpg ) [2] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1355609 [Title] => Cebu as melting pot [Summary] =>

Long before ASEAN integration, borderless Asia and global village, in the early 80's, I have seen Koreans in Cebu and presumably in other places of the Philippines. Their number has grown tremendously over the years. Their collective reason before still holds true until today, to learn the English language from us.

[DatePublished] => 2014-08-09 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 134091 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1461977 [AuthorName] => Ligaya Rabago-Visaya [SectionName] => Freeman Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) [3] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1286804 [Title] => Sumi Jo, Asia’s leading diva, incomparably enthralling [Summary] =>

Deafening applause by the full house greeted Sumi Jo, Asia’s leading diva, the moment she appeared onstage at Samsung Hall.

[DatePublished] => 2014-02-05 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 135822 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) [4] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 657267 [Title] => Pinays breach Top 10 world rankings [Summary] =>

Two Filipino lady fighters – Alice Kate Appari and Nesthy Petecio – made it to the Top 10 of the February 2011 world rankings released by the International Boxing Association (AIBA).

[DatePublished] => 2011-02-15 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1097461 [AuthorName] => Olmin Leyba [SectionName] => Sports [SectionUrl] => sports [URL] => ) [5] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 630532 [Title] => Koreans now learning Spanish [Summary] =>

Many South Koreans are now coming to the Philippines to learn Spanish.

[DatePublished] => 2010-11-17 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1664250 [AuthorName] => Rainier Allan Ronda [SectionName] => News Commentary [SectionUrl] => news-commentary [URL] => http://img593.imageshack.us/img593/6905/sfthumb.jpg ) [6] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 210345 [Title] => Call centers in the crossfire [Summary] => It may be too early to say but it seems that the growing number of call centers in the country tend to vindicate the government’s strategy of encouraging the private sector to channel investments in this "industry" as part of the Philippines‚ eventual bid to become the Asian region’s IT hub.

Call center seats stood at a measly number of about 1,000 in year 2000, but soared to 7,000 a year later. Investments grew by more than 180 percent from P565 million in 2000 to P5 billion last year.
[DatePublished] => 2003-06-16 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133715 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1805279 [AuthorName] => Rey Gamboa [SectionName] => Business [SectionUrl] => business [URL] => ) ) )
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