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UPI Almanac for Sunday, June 30, 2013.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, June 30, 2012.
By United Press International
War in South China Sea?

War in South China Sea?

LONDON, Oct. 3 (UPI) -- An ugly momentum is building in the South China Sea, where an official Chinese newspaper called last week for war against Vietnam and the Philippines.
MARTIN WALKER, UPI Editor Emeritus

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Monday, June 30, 2008.
By United Press International

Ex-Philippine President Estrada pardoned

MANILA, Philippines, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- Philippine President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo Thursday granted former President Joseph Estrada executive clemency, sparing him prison for corruption.

The Almanac

UPI almanac for Saturday, June 30, 2007.

East Asia economic union urged

FUKUOKA, Japan, April 1 (UPI) -- Former leaders of five East Asia nations had a rare reunion in Japan and urged the formation of an economic alliance to promote their common interests.

The Almanac

Today is Friday, June 30, the 181st day of 2006 with 184 to follow.
By United Press International

Manila anti-Arroyo protest draws thousands

MANILA, Philippines, July 13 (UPI) -- A planned protest in Manila calling for the resignation of Philippine President Gloria Arroyo drew some 30,000 people Wednesday, below organizers' expectations. Police were on maximum alert to prevent the outbreak of violence during the protest.

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, June 30, the 181st day of 2005 with 184 to follow.
By United Press International

Analysis:Filipino mines may boost growth

SINGAPORE, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- A landmark decision by the Supreme Court of the Philippines could finally unlock the economic growth potential of the country's mining sector.
SONIA KOLESNIKOV-JESSOP, UPI Business Correspondent

Philippines faces painful taxes

SINGAPORE, July 1 (UPI) -- Newly reelected Philippines President Gloria Arroyo's inaugural speech Wednesday aimed to create a feel-good atmosphere for her electorate as she promised to cr
SONIA KOLESNIKOV-JESSOP, UPI Business Correspondent

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, June 30, the 182nd day of 2004 with 184 to follow.
By United Press International

Arroyo inauguration to break with the past

MANILA, Philippines, June 28 (UPI) -- President Gloria Arroyo's inauguration in Manila will be a turning point for the Philippines, her spokesman said Monday.

The Almanac

Today is Monday, June 30, the 181st day of 2003 with 184 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, June 30, the 181st day of 2002 with 184 to follow.
By United Press International

Analysis: Arroyo one year on

SINGAPORE, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- On Sunday, President Gloria Arroyo will celebrate her first anniversary at the helm of the Philippines. Though maybe not an annus horribilis, 2001 has proven a
SONIA KOLESNIKOV, UPI Business Correspondent
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