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 PHILIPPINES
The government of the Philippines is organized as a presidential-unitary republic, where the President functions as head of state, the head of government, and the commander-in-chief of the armed forces.
The Philippines, along with the nation of Malta, is one of only two nations in the world where all civil marriages are for life, because civil divorce (for violations coming after the marriage) is banned, although annulment (for violations before the marriage, although it may manifest itself after the solemnization) is permitted.
The Philippines' 1st quarter GDP growth was within the government's programmed growth of 5.5% buoyed by the rebound of the agriculture sector and a strong service sector performance however, the economy is still vulnerable to high world oil prices and political instability.
www.solarnavigator.net /geography/philippines.htm   (3778 words)

  
 Philippines at AllExperts
The Philippines (Filipino: Pilipinas), officially the Republic of the Philippines (Republika ng Pilipinas), is an island nation located in the Malay archipelago in Southeast Asia, with Manila as its capital.
The government of the Philippines is organized as a presidential-unitary republic, where the President functions as head of state, the head of government, and the commander-in-chief of the armed forces.
The Moluccas and Sulawesi are to the south, and Palau is to the east beyond the Philippine Sea.
en.allexperts.com /e/p/ph/philippines.htm   (3530 words)

  
 CalendarHome.com - - Calendar Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Philippines has a presidential-unitary form government, where the President functions as both head of state and head of government, and is commander-in-chief of the armed forces.
The Philippines is a founding and active member of the United Nations since its inception on October 24, 1945 and is a founding member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
The Moluccas and Sulawesi are to the south, and Palau is to the east beyond the Philippine Sea.
encyclopedia.calendarhome.com /cgi-bin/encyclopedia.pl?p=Philippines   (4259 words)

  
 ASEAN Member: Philippines
The Republic of the Philippines (Filipino: Republika ng Pilipinas), or the Philippines (Filipino: Pilipinas), is a nation in Southeast Asia with Manila as its capital.
The Philippines is a founding and active member of the United Nations (UN) since its inception on October 24, 1945 and is a founding and prominent member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), an active player in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), the Latin Union and a member of the Group of 24.
It lies between 116° 40' and 126° 34' E. longitude, and 4° 40' and 21° 10' N. latitude, and is bordered on the east by the Philippine Sea, on the west by the South China Sea, and on the south by the Celebes Sea.
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The Philippines is divided into a hierarchy of local government units (LGUs) with the 79 Provinces of the Philippines as the primary unit.
Spanish is a language of historical and cultural significance in the philippines', a legacy of centuries of spanish colonization.
Spanish rule on the philippines' was briefly interrupted in 1762, when british troops invaded and occupied the islands as a result of spain's entry into the seven years' war.
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 Philippines information - Search.com
The Philippines (Filipino: Pilipinas), officially the Republic of the Philippines (Filipino: Republika ng Pilipinas), is an island nation in Southeast Asia with Manila as its capital.
The Philippines, along with the nation of Malta, is one of two nations in the world where all civil marriages are for life, because civil divorce is banned.
The Philippines is the third-largest Roman Catholic country, the 13th-largest Protestant country, the 40th-largest Muslim country, the 17th-largest Hindu country, and the 17th-largest Buddhist country.
www.search.com /reference/Philippines   (4808 words)

  
 Philippines:   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Philippines (Filipino: Pilipinas), officially the Republic of the Philippines (Republika ng Pilipinas; RP), is an island nation located in the Malay Archipelago in Southeast Asia, with Manila as its capital.
The Philippines, along with the nation of Malta, is one of only two nations in the world where all civil marriages are for life, because civil divorce (for violations coming after the marriage) is banned, although annulment (for violations before the marriage, although it may manifest itself after the solemnization) is permitted.
The Philippines constitutes an archipelago of 7,107 islands with a total land area of approximately 300,000 square kilometres (116,000 sq. mi).
winelib.com /wiki/Philippines   (2733 words)

  
 Philippines - Gurupedia
The Republic of the Philippines is an island nation consisting of an archipelago of 7,107 islands, lying in the
It is bordered on the east by the Philippine Sea, on the west by the South China Sea, and on the south by the
Negritos, Aeta are the negroid pre-Malay inhabitants of the Philippines, closely related to the Papuans.
www.gurupedia.com /p/ph/philippines.htm   (2595 words)

  
 Acronyms In the Philippines Encyclopedia Information @ Karr.net (Karr Network)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Pedantic discussions on the differences between abbreviations, acronyms, and initialisms is non-existent since for most Filipinos, all are acronyms whether or not the acronym is spelled out or spoken like a word.
This is an acronym that stands for Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao, the three island groupings of the country.
The Bank of the Philippine Islands, the largest and oldest bank in the Philippines, is known as BPI.
www.stardustmemories.com /encyclopedia/Acronyms_in_the_Philippines   (1597 words)

  
 Acronyms in the philippines - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
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 Philippines - WikiGadugi   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Philippines' 1st quarter GDP growth was within the government 's programmed growth of 5.5% buoyed by the rebound of the agriculture sector and a strong service sector performance however, the economy is still vulnerable to high world oil prices and political instability.
The Philippines is a significant source of migrant workers; as of 2004, the Philippine government has estimated that there are over 8 million Overseas Filipinos while independent estimates by various Philippine civic organizations estimate the number at 11 million.
Spanish was the language of Philippine Revolution, and the 1899 Malolos Constitution proclaimed it as the official language.
en.wikigadugi.org /wiki/Philippines   (4195 words)

  
 Philippines - Anarchopedia
The Philippine Islands lie between 116° 40' and 126° and 34' E. longitude, and 4° 40' and 21° 10' N. latitude.
The Philippines is currently in a dispute with Taiwan, China, Vietnam and Malaysia over the oil- and natural gas-rich Spratly Islands and with Malaysia over Sabah.
According to Philippine government statistics and current census data, some 95% of the population is ethnically Malay, descendants of immigrants from the Malay Peninsula and Indonesia, who arrived long before the Christian era.
eng.anarchopedia.org /Philippines   (2853 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Acronyms in the Philippines
Pedantic discussions on the differences between abbreviations, acronyms, and initialisms is non-existent since for most Filipinos, all are acronyms whether or not the acronym is spelled out or spoken like a word.
This is an acronym that stands for Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao, the three island groupings of the country.
The Bank of the Philippine Islands, the largest and oldest bank in the Philippines, is known as BPI.
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/Acronyms_in_the_Philippines   (1728 words)

  
 Philippines, The
The Republic of the Philippines (Tagalog: Republika ng Pilipinas), or The Philippines (Tagalog: Pilipinas), also known as the Pearl of the Orient Seas, is an independent sovereign nation of southeast Asia.
Over the period of 256 years, the Philippines was a Spanish colony (1565-1821) and for 77 years after that was elevated to the dignity of a Spanish province (1821-1898).
According to Philippine government statistics and current census data, some (95.5%) of the population belong to ethnic groups that speak Austronesian languages; they are the descendants of Austronesian immigrants who came from Borneo and Celebes long ago.
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 Philippines information - Search.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Philippines (Filipino: Pilipinas), officially the Republic of the Philippines (Filipino: Republika ng Pilipinas), is an island nation in Southeast Asia with Manila as its capital.
Independence for the Philippines was finally granted on July 4, 1946, even after Japan invaded and occupied the islands during World War II, causing some to call for a delay in the granting of independence, which call was nonetheless discounted by a majority of American and Filipino politicians alike.
The Philippines is the third-largest Roman Catholic country, the 13th-largest Protestant country, the 40th-largest Muslim country, the 17th-largest Hindu country, and the 17th-largest Buddhist country.
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 GardeningDaily - Philippines
Spanish was the official language of the Philippines from 1565 to 1987.
Other languages spoken in Philippines include Chinese (Mandarin, Hokkien and Cantonese) among members of the Chinese and Chinese-Filipino communities, in their Chinatowns and community-based schools where the medium of instruction is in bilingual Mandarin/English, and Arabic among some members of the Muslim population
The culture of the Philippines is blended with Spanish and native Malay cultures.
www.gardeningdaily.com /flowers-and-plants/Philippines   (3080 words)

  
 Acronyms and abbreviations: Centro Internacional de Investigaciones para el Desarrollo
Acronyms and abbreviations: Centro Internacional de Investigaciones para el Desarrollo
Consortium of Cordillera Organizations for Resource Equitability and Development (Philippines)
Originally the International Union for the Conservation of Nature, now known as the World Conservation Union, but recognized universally by its acronym
www.idrc.ca /es/ev-103632-201-1-DO_TOPIC.html   (83 words)

  
 Discover the Wisdom of Mankind on Philippines   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Republic of the Philippines (Filipino: Republika ng Pilipinas), or the Philippines (Filipino: Pilipinas), is a country in Southeast Asia with Manila as its capital.
According to current Philippine government statistics and genetic researches, the overwhelmingly majority (95%) of Filipinos are descendants of the various Austronesian-speaking immigrants who arrived in successive waves over a thousand years ago, admixted in various degrees to Southern Chinese groups who have also settled the islands throughout its history.
Among the numerous Protestant and other Christian denominations are Seventh-day Adventists, United Church of Christ in the Philippines, United Methodist, the Episcopal Church in the Philippines, Assemblies of God, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons), and Philippine (Southern) Baptist denominations.
www.blinkbits.com /blinks/philippines   (4345 words)

  
 WHO/WPRO-Demographics, Gender and Poverty
As of 2004, the population of the Philippines was estimated at 82 663 560 and was growing at one of the highest rates in the world, with an estimated population growth rate of 2.36.
The Philippines has a strong tradition of gender equality in both urban and rural communities.
Recent scanning of gender issues in the health sector revealed the persistence of several health-related gender concerns such as: a high fertility rate; a gap between desired and actual number of children; declining nutritional status for young and adult women; and increasing health consequences of gender-biased violence.
www.wpro.who.int /countries/05phl   (525 words)

  
 Philipines
The Philippines (Filipino: Pilipinas/Filipinas http://www.deped.gov.ph/cpanel/uploads/issuanceImg/DO%20No.%2042,%20s.%202006.pdf), officially the Republic of the Philippines (Republika ng Pilipinas; RP), is an island nation located in Southeast Asia, with Manila as its capital.
The southwest monsoon (May-October) is known as the "habagat" and the dry winds of the northeast monsoon (November-April) as the "amihan".Climate of the Philippines 2.
The Philippines is a significant source of migrant workers; as of 2004, the Philippine government has estimated that there are over 8 million Overseas Filipinos while independent estimates by various Philippine civic organizations estimate the number at 11 million.Stock Estimate of Overseas Filipinos September 29,2006
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 Sending Money to the Philippines
Another method of getting money to the Philippines is by opening a bank account with a bank that operates both in your home country (for example, the U.S. or Australia) as well as the Philippines.
You actually open the account in the Philippines, close to where the money will be withdrawn, then take or mail a payment to the closest branch in your own country for deposit into that account.
There are occasionally reports of ATM fraud in the Philippines, and it is possible (though not likely) that a bank could screw up and disburse more money than you put in the account.
filipinawives.com /sendmoneyPhilippines.html   (1967 words)

  
 Asian Development Outlook 2006 - Philippines - ADB.org
Such outcomes fall short of what is required to make significant inroads into persistent high levels of poverty and unemployment.
The weak performance of exports may signal an erosion of some of the cost and other advantages that the Philippines’ electronics sector had in the past, rather than conditions in the global information technology market, because these improved in the second half of the year.
While these higher levels of growth are indeed needed to raise per capita income to levels consistent with fast reduction of poverty levels, in order to achieve them the capital stock needs to expand by at least 10% a year in net terms, much higher than an estimated 3% in recent years.
www.adb.org /Documents/Books/ADO/2006/phi.asp   (2853 words)

  
 Terms and Acronyms
The American swears that there are no legal impediments to his planned marriage in the Philippines.
Consent Form: This form is required for marriage in the Philippines if the fiance(e) falls into a specific age range (typically, young).
Emigration: This is when a person leaves his or her native counry to live in another (for example, a Filipina may emigrate from the Philippines).
filipinawives.com /TermsAcronyms.htm   (2281 words)

  
 The Philippines: The Marcos Years
The National Security Archive's Philippines collection documents the often conflicting interests which arose between the U.S. and the Marcos presidency; it is a quintessential case study of U.S policy towards a strategic Third World ally.
Critical events in the period include the creation--with the covert support of the Johnson administration--of a Philippine civic action group to send to Vietnam; state visits to the United States by President and Mrs.
The Philippines document set provides a quintessential case study of U.S. policy towards a strategic Third World ally.
www.gwu.edu /~nsarchiv/nsa/publications/philippines/philippines.html   (910 words)

  
 Funny School Acronyms In The Philippines - Asia Finest Discussion Forum
Here are some of the funny acronym of some Philippine schools which were created by the students, sometimes it is being used to tease another students who came from that particular school or university!
Minsan may truth din naman sa mga ito kasi ma-epal din naman kami lalo na sa aming institute,not because we are ksp or kulang sa pansin sometimes you need to be more assertive in order for you to be heard by the school administrators and school officials.
Committed to the highest intellectual, moral and cultural standards, it strives to produce principled and competent graduates.
www.asiafinest.com /forum/index.php?showtopic=6484   (771 words)

  
 Philippines : Contents
The State of Philippine Primary Education at the Start of EFA
A Note on the Measurement of Literacy in the Philippines
The Efficacy and Impact of Philippine EFA Thrusts
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 Wiki for Acronyms in the Philippines not found.Help.com
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 ZION CEBU REAL ESTATE: COMMON ACRONYMS
Sometimes, what a realtor says is so full of acronyms that it's impossible to tell what he is trying to say!
Note that most of these acronyms are unique to the PR (Philippine Republic).
(The Philippine's semi-governmental housing loan agency; the acronym means "love" in Filipino.
www.zioncebu.com /acronyms.html   (70 words)

  
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We handle all properties as long as they are located in Cebu Province in the Philippines.
Instead of trying to unload the properties in our portfolio, which is what most other brokers and realtors in Cebu will try to do, we will work with a large number of real estate brokers and realtors to find the best possible property for you.
All details of the listed properties for sale or for rent on this website, including all photographs and any data, are copyrighted by Philippine and international law.
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