U.S. firms push new business deals vital to U.S. security

AMERICAN firms are now pushing for new cooperation and investment deals with the Philippines on sectors deemed crucial for United States (US) national security.

In a statement, the Presidential Communications Office (PCO) said members of the Business Executives for National Security (BENS) made the disclosure during their meeting with President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. in Malacañang last Monday.

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