2nd Dato Cup Intertown Basketball League

June 3, 2009 11:42 pm· Comments Off on 2nd Dato Cup Intertown Basketball League 

asdadadsCamarines Sur 1st District Rep. Dato Arroyo congratulates basketball teams of Pamplona (junior division) and Libmanan (senior division ) who emerged as champions in the recently concluded 2nd Dato Cup Intertown Basketball League. An exhibition game was also played between the Arroyo team and members of the clergy of the 1st District as part of the celebration of the finals. A total of P100,000.00 in cash prizes was awarded to the winning teams. Dato Cup is part of young solon’s initiative to strengthen the development of sports and youth programs. With Rep. Arroyo are the local officials of Pamplona. (above photo) headed by Mayor Gemeno Imperial and Vice Mayor Josefa Fabi and local official of Libmanan (on the second photo) headed by Mayor Rodolfo Jimenez and Vice Mayor Gerrymar Atienza.(PNA Photo by Roland Nablo) /V3/gsc

Gonzalez plans to resign in November to run for local post

June 3, 2009 1:31 pm· Comments Off on Gonzalez plans to resign in November to run for local post 

By Perfecto T. Raymundo Jr.

MANILA, June 3 — Justice Secretary Raul Gonzalez is planning to leave the Cabinet of President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo in November this year as he confirmed on Wednesday that he is bent on running for local post in the May 10, 2010 elections.

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Mancao will not be mixed with other detainees — NBI

June 3, 2009 1:31 pm· Comments Off on Mancao will not be mixed with other detainees — NBI 

MANILA, June 3 — Former police Senior Superintendent Cezar Mancao II will not be mixed with other detainees at the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) when he returns to the country from the United States.

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Duque lauds DLSU Manila for voluntarily suspending classes after student turns positive for A/H1N1

June 3, 2009 1:31 pm· Comments Off on Duque lauds DLSU Manila for voluntarily suspending classes after student turns positive for A/H1N1 

MANILA, June 3 – Health Secretary Francisco T. Duque III Wednesday lauded school authorities of the De La Salle University (DLSU) Manila at Taft Avenue for implementing a self-imposed temporary suspension of classes for 10 days beginning today after an international exchange student tested positive for Influenza A/H1N1.

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Enrile says Senate will not ignore HR 1109 to amend Charter

June 3, 2009 1:31 pm· Comments Off on Enrile says Senate will not ignore HR 1109 to amend Charter 

By Jelly F. Musico

MANILA, June 3 –- Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile said on Wednesday the Senate would not ignore the House of Representatives-approved House Resolution 1109 if it reaches the upper chamber of Congress.

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Palace assures security for Mancao

June 3, 2009 1:31 pm· Comments Off on Palace assures security for Mancao 

MANILA, June 3 –- Malacañang assured on Wednesday former police Senior Supt. Cesar Mancao II of a tight security when he returns to the country from the United States by Thursday or Friday.

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Teachers to get special salary rates — Gordon

June 3, 2009 1:31 pm· Comments Off on Teachers to get special salary rates — Gordon 

MANILA, June 3 — Senator Richard Gordon announced Wednesday announced that public school teachers across the country are set to get special salary rates once the modified salary standardization bill is enacted into law.

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Nograles ready to face Cha-cha critics to end 'cycle of conflict'

June 3, 2009 1:31 pm· Comments Off on Nograles ready to face Cha-cha critics to end 'cycle of conflict' 

By Lilybeth G. Ison

MANILA, June 4 — In the wake of the passage by the House of Representatives of Resolution 1109 which seeks to convene Congress into a Constituent assembly (Con-ass) to amend the 1987 Constitution, Speaker Prospero Nograles on Wednesday said he is ready to "face public scorn" for acting decisively on the measure just to be able to finally put an end to the perpetual conflict on the legal interpretation of how to amend the Charter.

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NEDA: The worse is over for RP economy

June 3, 2009 1:31 pm· Comments Off on NEDA: The worse is over for RP economy 

MANILA, June 3 — The worst is over and the Philippine economy is surely on the rebound, backed by the expected upsurge in consumer spending and President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo’s strategy to massively invest in human and physical infrastructures to generate thousands of jobs for Filipinos.

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World’s current economic woes up in St. Petersburg Economic Forum

June 3, 2009 1:31 pm· Comments Off on World’s current economic woes up in St. Petersburg Economic Forum 

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia, June 3 -– All the world’s current economic ills, insights on how to fix them or avoid making them worse, are on the table during the three-day St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2009 which opens in this historic capital of the former Russian empire tomorrow (Thursday, June 4)

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