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  1. Boracay island's shutdown has sent shockwave through the Philippines' tourist industry.

    Southeast Asia's idyllic islands buckle under tourism strain

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    Philippines eyes greener Boracay, but cleanup plan unclear

    The Philippines will tear down illegal structures, build a bypass to unclog traffic, convert tricycle taxis into electric vehicles and build a ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Tourists catch a glimpse of the sunset while sailing along the island of Boracay, centr

    Airlines cut back flights as Philippine holiday hotspot Boracay braces for closure

    A decision by the Philippines to close the holiday hotspot of Boracay, which President Rodrigo Duterte has called a "cesspool", prompted airlines ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Traditional boats line up the shore in a secluded beach on the island of Boracay, centr

    Philippines approves 6-month closure of Boracay tourist island from April

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the shutdown to start Apr 26, his spokesman Harry Roque said late Wednesday (Apr 4) on Twitter, ...
  5. Traditional boats line up the shore in a secluded beach on the island of Boracay, central Philippin

    Philippines approves six-month closure of Boracay tourist island from April

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday approved the closure of the country's most famous tourist island, Boracay, for six months from ...
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    'Urgent homework' to be done on South China Sea Code of Conduct: Vivian Balakrishnan

    ASEAN has set a deadline for completing a framework for a Code of Conduct (COC) on the South China Sea by June this year, says Singapore's Foreign ...
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    Indonesia, Vietnam urge consular access to suspects held for Kim Jong Nam death

    Consular access has to given quickly according to the Vienna Convention, Indonesia's Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi has told her Malaysian ...
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    Vivian Balakrishnan to attend ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Retreat

    Dr Balakrishnan will be accompanied by officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
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    Casino tycoon wants to make Philippines 'next Hawaii'

    Japanese gambling tycoon Kazuo Okada, who is opening a new US$2.4 billion casino resort in Manila, said Wednesday (Dec 28) he hoped to make the ...
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    Mermaiding: Making a splash for a bigger cause

    It is fun, fantasy, fitness, maybe even an art, but some think pretending to be a mermaid can help spread a serious message.