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TOP STORIES - Saturday, December 10, 2022

TODAY’S TOP STORIES (from online news monitoring)

10 December 2022, Saturday, as of 4PM

1. P6.2B yield eyed from PBBM’s Belgium trip

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https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2022/12/10/2229780/p62-billion-investment-deals-seen-marcos-brussels-trip

2. Sovereign wealth fund bill gets major amendments amid issues

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https://news.abs-cbn.com/video/news/12/10/22/sovereign-wealth-fund-bill-gets-major-amendments

3. US sanctions Apollo Quiboloy over ‘serious human rights abuse’

 [Rappler, GMA News, Philippine Star, ABS-CBN News, Inquirer, Manila Bulletin, CNN Phl] ©PIA-PMU

https://www.rappler.com/nation/united-states-imposes-sanctions-quiboloy-serious-human-rights-abuse/

4. Protesters mark International Human Rights Day

[ABS-CBN News, GMA News, CNN Philippines, DZMM & DZBB online] ©PIA-PMU

https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1703705/progressive-groups-call-for-justice-during-international-human-rights-day

5. 45% Filipinos optimistic for year ahead –SWS poll

[Inquirer, CNN Philippines, Manila Bulletin, Philippine Star] ©PIA-PMU

https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1703574/filipinos-still-mostly-optimistic-says-poll

6. Magnitude 5.6 quake jolts Davao Oriental

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https://mb.com.ph/2022/12/10/magnitude-5-6-quake-jolts-davao-oriental-phivolcs-2/

7. Signal 1 up over 3 Luzon areas due to Tropical Depression ‘Rosal’ 

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https://www.cnnphilippines.com/news/2022/12/10/rosal-pagasa-tropical-depression-typhoon.html

8. Authorities seize P17.04M worth of illegal drugs in 6 air parcels

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https://www.gmanetwork.com/news/topstories/metro/854076/authorities-intercept-p17-04m-worth-of-illegal-drugs-in-6-air-parcels/story/?just_in

9. Another round of oil price cut expected next week

[CNN Philippines, GMA News, Philippine Star, ABS-CBN News] ©PIA-PMU

https://www.cnnphilippines.com/news/2022/12/10/oil-price-forecast-december-10.html

—Philippine Information Agency | PIA Monitoring Unit