Philippines, EC sign anti-money laundering pact

The European Commission (EC) and the Philippines have signed a 73-million peso (1.33-million US dollars) financing agreement to assist with the country's anti-money laundering drive, Foreign Affairs Secretary Alberto Romulo has said.

Before departing for Australia on an official visit, Romulo told a press briefing that the aid project seeks to assist the Philippines in the implementation of the United Nations Security Council resolution on the fight against terrorism and combating internationa

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