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Globe recreates Christmas in this year s fully digital Wonderful World of Globe

Christmas is fast approaching and yet, the realities of celebrating the holidays with a pandemic can be difficult for most Filipino families today. Despite this, the desire to enjoy our usual holiday activities and observe cherished local traditions remain strong in many of us. After all, the true spirit of Christmas is about hope, joy, and the eternal anticipation of good tidings. .....»»

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vivo V20 SE gets P2,000 discount with vivo holiday deals

Been wanting to #BeTheFocus with the vivo V20 SE since its recent release? Well you’re in for an early Christmas treat as the ultra-thin and stylish smartphone will get a P2000 discount this December as part of vivo’s holiday deals......»»

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Devant takes the lead in celebrating World TV Day with event centered on this living essential

Devant kicked off this year’s major World TV Day celebration in the Philippines with an exclusive webinar on November 19, 2020. .....»»

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Stocks mostly drop as infections overshadow vaccine hopes

Global equity markets mostly fell Monday as hopes that vaccines will soon be rolled out were overshadowed by concerns over fears of a coming surge in US cases......»»

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Lopez Holdings set to delist from PSE

Lopez Holdings Corp., the listed holding company of the Lopez Group, said Tuesday it is delisting from the Philippine Stock Exchange to consolidate and streamline the group's corporate structure......»»

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Bitcoin on record tear towards $20,000

Top virtual currency bitcoin briefly soared to a new high Monday, heading towards $20,000 per unit......»»

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Mexico announces new $11.3 billion investment plan

Mexico announced Monday a new investment of $11.3 billion in infrastructure projects in cooperation with the private sector to help revive the pandemic-afflicted economy......»»

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Mars and Hershey s accused of avoiding fair pay for cocoa farmers

Two of the world's largest cocoa producers have accused Hershey's and Mars of avoiding paying a bonus that helps boost poor farmers' incomes, and have cancelled sustainability schemes run by the confectionary giants......»»

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Unilever New Zealand to trial four-day work week

Unilever New Zealand said on Tuesday it would trial a four-day work week for staff in the country, with no cut to their pay, after the government this year flagged the idea as part of a drive to kickstart the economy......»»

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Giant Olympic rings return as Tokyo bids to build excitement

A giant set of Olympic rings returned to Tokyo's waterfront on Tuesday after maintenance, with officials hoping the symbol will help build enthusiasm for the coronavirus-postponed Games......»»

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Cher welcomes world s loneliest elephant to new home in Cambodia

Superstar Cher welcomed "the world's loneliest elephant" to Cambodia Monday to begin a new life at a specialised sanctuary after the creature was rescued from grim conditions in a Pakistani zoo......»»

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BLACKPINK s Jennie, Ros& eacute;, Jisoo, and Lisa are the new faces of Globe

At a time wherein we can only see the world through our screens, Filipinos are known to find the silver lining in every situation. In this case, that silver lining blinks brightly in black and pink. Globe welcomes the biggest international music group, BLACKPINK, into its family......»»

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Duterte names CPP fronts

President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday accused militant lawmakers in Congress of belonging to so-called legal fronts of the Communist Party of the Philippines and serving as "co-conspirators" in efforts to overthrow the government......»»

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Moderna requests US, Europe vaccine approvals after full results

US firm Moderna said it would file requests for emergency authorization of its COVID-19 vaccine in the United States and Europe on Monday after full results confirmed a high efficacy estimated at 94.1 percent......»»

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Fire-scarred Notre-Dame to broadcast Christmas concert

Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris will echo with song on Christmas Eve as it holds its first choir concert since the massive fire that nearly destroyed the gothic masterpiece last year......»»

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EU set to meet two of its three 2020 climate goals

A four-percent drop in greenhouse gas emissions in 2019 and the green effects of the pandemic will help the EU meet two of its three 2020 climate goals, a report published Monday showed......»»

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Hopes for December vaccines get a boost despite surge on surge warning

Hopes for a first wave of vaccinations before the end of 2020 received a boost with US firm Moderna saying it was filing Monday for emergency authorization of its COVID-19 vaccine in the United States and Europe......»»

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Vietnam reports first community virus in almost three months

Vietnam reported its first local transmission of COVID-19 in nearly three months on Monday, with officials scrambling to prevent a wider outbreak in the country's most populous city. .....»»

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Blood test may accurately predict Alzheimer s: study

Scientists said Monday they had developed a way of predicting if patients will develop Alzheimer's disease by analysing their blood, in what experts hailed as a potential "gamechanger" in the fight against the debilitating condition......»»

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Germany to store medical supplies for future crises

Chancellor Angela Merkel's government agreed Monday to create 19 storage sites for medical equipment across Germany to avoid the shortages of masks and other protective gear seen at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic......»»

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