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    28 Jul 2014 Mon

    Philippines' Aquino defends govt programmes

    In his fifth State of the Nation address on Monday (July 28), Philippine President Benigno Aquino defended his administration's controversial stimulus programme, and talked up the benefits of the Disbursement Acceleration Programme (DAP), while thousands of demonstrators gathered to protest.

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    27 Jul 2014 Sun

    Economic growth, unemployment set to be top agenda for Aquino

    Economic growth and tackling unemployment are set to be top of the agenda for Philippine President Benigno Aquino when he delivers his fifth State of the Nation Address on Monday (July 28).