JPMorgan Chase survives crisis by prudential risk control

April 20, 2009 10:17 am· Comments Off on JPMorgan Chase survives crisis by prudential risk control 

by Ming Jinwei

BEIJING, April 20 — JPMorgan Chase & Co., one of the biggest U.S. banking groups, has survived the current financial crisis largely unscathed as the company announced better-than-expected first quarter results.

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GK blazes trail to Zambo for HOPE

April 20, 2009 10:16 am· Comments Off on GK blazes trail to Zambo for HOPE 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, April 19 — Gawad Kalinga caretaker teams and beneficiaries from all over Mindanao and other parts of the country converged at the resettlement site in Barangay Tulungatung Saturday to celebrate the Highway of Peace (HOPE) in Mindanao, barely a day after the successful conduct of the 2009 GK1MB Bayani Challenge in this city.

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Notter to be flown to Switzerland from Davao City, no longer be brought to Manila

April 20, 2009 10:13 am· Comments Off on Notter to be flown to Switzerland from Davao City, no longer be brought to Manila 

MANILA, April 19 — Swiss national Andreas Notter who escaped from his abductors after being held captive for 92 days will be flown to Switzerland from Davao City within 36 hours, an official of the Philippine National Red Cross said on Sunday during a news forum.

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PGMA talks to one of the children of the plantsadoras

April 20, 2009 10:07 am· Comments Off on PGMA talks to one of the children of the plantsadoras 

1904boyPresident Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo talks to one of the children of the plantsadoras when she dropped by Friday (April 17, 2009) at the “Plantsahang Bayan” outside the Payatas Operations Group Multi-Purpose Hall in Quezon City to witness the free-ironing activities in the area. The President visited the Payatas Dump Site as part of her weekly visit to check the compliance of Local Government Units (LGUs) with Executive Order 774 calling for the drastic reduction of the country’s greenhouse gas emission by as much as 50 percent this year. (PNA/NIB/ep)
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PGMA is briefed by QC Mayor Belmonte on the on-going biogas emission reduction project

April 20, 2009 10:05 am· Comments Off on PGMA is briefed by QC Mayor Belmonte on the on-going biogas emission reduction project 

1904belmontePresident Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo is briefed by Quezon City Mayor Feliciano Belmonte on the on-going biogas emission reduction project in the Payatas Dump Site in Quezon City during her visit to the area Friday (April 17, 2009). At left is Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Lito Atienza. (PNA/NIB/ep)
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