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Guinea holds first local elections since military rule

Feb 04, 2018 - 9:18 PM

More than 5.9 million Guineans are registered to vote

VOTE. A woman displays a poster of Guinea's Union of Democratic Forces of Guinea (UDFG) political party opposition candidate Cellou Dalein Diallo during a campaign meeting on February 2, 2018 in Conakry. Photo by Cellou Binani/AFP

Marawi: Where military rules and LGUs take a backseat

Aug 03, 2017 - 7:48 AM

It s been the longest martial law period for any area in Mindanao in more than 3 decades How are local executives and civilians coping?

FOCUS SHIFT. A soldier carry a child during rescue and evacuation operations in Marawi on May 31, 2017. Photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

Myanmar passes new law to attract foreign investors

Sep 07, 2012 - 5:56 PM

Myanmar passed a law that will allow foreign companies to own up to 50 of joint ventures with local partners to boost investment in the country