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Facebook suspends pre-installation of apps on Huawei phones – report

Jun 07, 2019 - 5:24 PM

Huawei phones that still have Play Store access will still be able to download the Facebook family of apps

UAE regrets inclusion in EU tax blacklist

Mar 13, 2019 - 10:02 PM

'This inclusion was made despite the UAE's close cooperation with the EU on this issue and ongoing efforts to fulfil all the EU's requirements,' an official statement says

UAE. A general view of cranes at a construction site with the world's tallest tower Burj Khalifa (background) in the Gulf emirate of Dubai on March 11, 2019. Photo by Karim Sahib/AFP

EU expands tax blacklist to 15 countries, including UAE

Mar 12, 2019 - 10:20 PM

Italy has long resisted the addition of the UAE. The Middle East powerhouse has recently made significant investments in the economically troubled European country.

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Roque on blacklisted Chinese firms, PH in competitive rankings, House on BBL | Evening wRap

May 24, 2018 - 7:02 PM

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Skype joins list of apps on China blacklist

Nov 23, 2017 - 11:40 AM

The move is seen by some as proof that China's moving against apps with effective encryption

Aquino posts bail, Duterte meets Putin, Trump on South China Sea | Evening wRap

Nov 10, 2017 - 8:27 PM

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Duterte wants U.S. lawmakers critical of drug war on immigration blacklist

Nov 10, 2017 - 2:22 PM

If he can't stop them from entering the country, President Duterte says he will 'protest' their visit and meet them at the Philippine airport to show his disapproval

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the meeting with Filipinos residing in Vietnam at the Pulchra Resort in Da Nang City on November 9, 2017, relays the key points of his keynote address during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) CEO Summit. The President cited that while globalization has its benefits, it has somehow stunted the growth of some developing countries. He went on to suggest that highly-developed countries should give more opportunities to MSMEs especially from developing countries. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

South Korea ex-culture minister charged over artist blacklist

Feb 07, 2017 - 2:51 PM

Cho Yoon Sun 50 is accused of secretly compiling the vast list to starve the artists – among them filmmakers authors painters and more – of state subsidies and private funding and to put them under state surveillance

This picture taken on January 20, 2017 shows South Korea's Culture Minister Cho Yoon-Sun (C) arriving at court for a hearing to review the issuing of her arrest warrant at the Seoul Central District Court in Seoul. Jung Yeon-Je/AFP

PH customs blacklists 71 brokers, importers

Jan 13, 2017 - 10:28 PM

Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon says the Bureau of Customs has a lot of house cleaning to do with about 11 000 brokers and importers more

U.S. returns Alibaba website to counterfeits blacklist

Dec 22, 2016 - 3:57 PM

The US put a division of the Chinese e commerce giant Alibaba back on a blacklist of notorious markets known for selling counterfeit goods and violating intellectual property rights

EU challenges removal of Hamas from terror blacklist

Jan 19, 2015 - 11:34 PM

Hamas which was first blacklisted by the EU in 2001 says the decision to appeal was immoral

Legal basis for ban on HK journalists? Palace can't say

Nov 25, 2014 - 6:50 PM

Malacañang cannot cite the legal basis for the blacklist order which has been rescinded but Communications Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr says it was imposed in good faith

IMMIGRATION CONTROL. Filipino immigration officials examine the passports of arriving passengers at the NAIA Terminal 1, 06 May 2009. Photo by Dennis Sabangan/EPA

UAE casts global net with anti-Islamist 'terror list'

Nov 25, 2014 - 4:32 PM

Frederic Wehrey: The UAE is trying to include non violent Brotherhood affiliated groups in the same ideological constellation as real terrorist groups like Nigeria s Boko Haram and Al Qaeda

How PH aviation transformed from shame to pride

Apr 17, 2014 - 3:24 PM

Burdened by sins of the past CAAP was slapped by sanctions by US and EU authorities Now CAAP is the toast of the town

Congress OKs Aquino-backed seafarers bill

Feb 10, 2014 - 10:33 PM

Both houses of Congress approve an Aquino backed bill that aims to avoid a European Union blacklist on Filipino ship officers

AVOIDING BLACKLIST. Both houses of Congress approve a bill that aims to avoid a European Union blacklist on Filipino ship officers. Aquino ally Senate President Franklin Drilon sponsored the measure, which enjoys the backing of President Aquino. File photo by Joseph Vidal/Senate PRIB

World's best crew? Bill aims to avoid blacklist on PH seafarers

Dec 17, 2013 - 6:05 PM

Senate President Drilon warns against the impact of a possible European Union blacklist on Filipino seafarers like losing a 1 2 B remittance source

France removes PH from blacklist

Sep 01, 2013 - 11:24 AM

France EU s No 2 economy no longer considers the Philippines among the countries considered uncooperative in fighting tax related matters

PH not in French foreign aid blacklist - official

May 29, 2013 - 1:19 PM

News that includes the Philippines among the countries the French government has blacklisted is totally inaccurate says Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario

French foreign aid blacklist surprises PH

May 28, 2013 - 7:21 PM

There were no warnings or early indication from the French government despite several dealings between the two countries finance departments Deputy Presidential Spokesperson Abigail Valte says

PH included in French aid blacklist

May 28, 2013 - 8:27 AM

France has drawn up a blacklist of 17 countries that do not help investigate foreign aid fraud banning the use of their banks to help distribute development funds

Finnish police 'regrets' putting Putin on criminal blacklist

Apr 11, 2013 - 8:57 PM

Putin s name was added to Finland s criminal database two weeks ago and was deleted after it was revealed by the local media

BI deports 279 Taiwanese cyber fraud suspects

Sep 19, 2012 - 1:02 PM

A total of 279 illegal migrants were deported and will face criminal charges in their native Taiwan for their role in a multimillion dollar scam

SCAMMERS DEPORTED. NAIA security officials inspect the deportees before handing them over to the Taiwanese authorities. Photo by Jedwin Llobera

PH avoids money laundering blacklist

Jun 23, 2012 - 1:07 PM

Even better the country is upgraded to the grey list which means it is making progress in meeting global anti money laundering standards

Senate OKs one AMLA bill; blacklisting still possible

Jun 05, 2012 - 6:22 PM

The Senate approves on 3rd and final reading one out of 3 bills needed for the Philippines to avoid being blacklisted

Senate caucus on AMLA; blacklisting feared

Jun 04, 2012 - 7:15 AM

OFWs and businessmen will be the hardest hit if the Senate fails to amend the Anti Money Laundering Act before it adjourns on June 7