PGMA in Jeju

June 1, 2009 11:13 pm· Comments Off on PGMA in Jeju 

korea204President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo exchanges pleasantries with Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung (left) of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam Monday (June 1) during the bilateral meeting between the Philippines and Vietnam at the Shilla Hotel in Jeju, South Korea. (PNA/NIB/R.Mailo)V3/gsc

PGMA shakes hands with Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam

June 1, 2009 11:12 pm· Comments Off on PGMA shakes hands with Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam 

korea202President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo shakes hands with Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam before their bilateral meeting Monday (June 1) at the Shilla Hotel in Jeju, South Korea. (PNA/NIB/R.Mailo)V3/gsc

PGMA’s courtesy call

June 1, 2009 11:11 pm· Comments Off on PGMA’s courtesy call 

korea201President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo shakes hands with Nam Ho Cho, chairman of Hanjin Heavy Industries, during a courtesy call on her Monday (June 1) at the Shilla Hotel in Jeju, South Korea. (PNA/NIB/R.Mailo)V3/gsc

Cleanliness and awareness for school children

June 1, 2009 11:10 pm· Comments Off on Cleanliness and awareness for school children 

balik-sch-final-2Schoolchildren are taught how to properly wash their hands during the fist day of school to avoid the A(H1N1) flu virus. They are also made aware of the dangers brought about by buying improperly prepared or non-nutritious snacks to their health. These are just some of the preparations made by the Education Department to prevent the outbreak of disease as close to 22 million public school students nationwide troop back to classes June 1. (PNA photos by Boy Antonio)/V3/

First day high: Students troop back to school

June 1, 2009 11:08 pm· Comments Off on First day high: Students troop back to school 

balik-sch-finalGrade school pupils from the Bago Bantay Elementary School in Quezon City (upper photo) in their new uniforms and accessories are all excited as they go to their classes during school opening June 1. The scene is replicated throughout Metro Manila as some 2 million public school students are expected to troop back to school in the metropolis. Lower photo shows Grade III teacher Divina De Guzman assessing her pupils’ reading skills prior to the start of formal classes. (PNA photos by Boy Antonio)/V3/

PGMA at the Blue House with ROK President Lee Myung-Bak

June 1, 2009 11:07 pm· Comments Off on PGMA at the Blue House with ROK President Lee Myung-Bak 

house203President GLoria Macapagal-Arroyo exchanges pleasantries with President Lee Myung-Bak of the Republic of Korea Saturday (May 30, 2009) at the Blue House in South Korea The two leaders discussed ways to further enhance economic and bilateral relations between the two countries(NIB-PNA)
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DENR issues notices of violations to 96 companies surrounding Manila Bay

June 1, 2009 1:31 pm· Comments Off on DENR issues notices of violations to 96 companies surrounding Manila Bay 

MANILA, June 1 — A total of 96 companies surrounding the Manila Bay area were issued notices of violations (NOVs) by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) arising from their wanton discharge of untreated wastewater and for lack of environmental compliance certificate (ECC) and other valid permits.

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VP vows to work doubly hard after leading latest survey

June 1, 2009 1:31 pm· Comments Off on VP vows to work doubly hard after leading latest survey 

MANILA, June 1 – Vice President Noli de Castro said on Monday that the latest Pulse Asia survey inspired him to ‘work doubly hard’ performing his job toward nation building and developing economy.

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Dumlao ready to testify on Dacer-Corbito double-murder case, says Gonzales

June 1, 2009 1:31 pm· Comments Off on Dumlao ready to testify on Dacer-Corbito double-murder case, says Gonzales 

MANILA, June 1 – The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Monday confirmed that former police Sr. Supt. Glenn Dumlao has expressed his willingness to testify in the reopening of the Dacer-Corbito double-murder case.

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SC: Convicted mayor qualified to run for reelection

June 1, 2009 1:31 pm· Comments Off on SC: Convicted mayor qualified to run for reelection 

MANILA, June 1 – A former mayor who has been convicted for violation of Republic Act 3019, otherwise known as the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act, can run in the 2010 elections if his case did not involve moral turpitude.

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