PNP secure memorial services for Cory

August 1, 2009 10:55 am· Comments Off on PNP secure memorial services for Cory 

MANILA, Aug. 1 — The Metro Manila police will provide 24-hour security in all venues of the 10-day national mourning for the late President Corazon C. Aquino.

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Ermita recalls good old days with former President Aquino

August 1, 2009 10:55 am· Comments Off on Ermita recalls good old days with former President Aquino 

MANILA, August 1 – Executive Secretary Eduardo Ermita recalled the good old days with former President Corazon C. Aquino when he was still with the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP).

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(Roundup) Million of Filipinos mourn Cory’s demise

August 1, 2009 10:55 am· Comments Off on (Roundup) Million of Filipinos mourn Cory’s demise 

MANILA, August 1 – Amid heavy downpours enveloping the country today, millions of Filipinos weep the passing away of national treasure former President Corazon Cojuangco-Aquino, who succumbed to cardiac arrest at 3:18 a.m. today at the Makati Medical Center in Makati City after a long battle with colon cancer.

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PGMA cutting short U.S. trip; returning to Manila on Monday -– Ermita

August 1, 2009 10:55 am· Comments Off on PGMA cutting short U.S. trip; returning to Manila on Monday -– Ermita 

MANILA, Aug. 1 -– President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo will cut short her trip to the United States and return to Manila early next week, according to a message received today by Malacanang from Executive Secretary Eduardo Ermita in New York City.

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Former President Cory Aquino’s timeline before her passing

August 1, 2009 10:55 am· 1 Comment 

MANILA, August 1 –- The following is the timeline of President Corazon Cojuangco-Aquino in her battle with cancer until she died 3:28 p.m. August 1, 2009.

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CNBC interview, Filipino community dinner meeting highlight PGMA sked in New York

August 1, 2009 10:55 am· Comments Off on CNBC interview, Filipino community dinner meeting highlight PGMA sked in New York 

NEW YORK, Aug. 1 — A media interview by respected CNBC business journalist Maria Bartiromo and meetings with American businessmen await President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo here Saturday (Sunday in Manila), a day after her historic meeting with President Barack Obama in Washington, D.C.

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NDCC, PNRC on alert for tropical storm 'Jolina'

August 1, 2009 10:55 am· Comments Off on NDCC, PNRC on alert for tropical storm 'Jolina' 

MANILA, Aug. 1 -– The National Disaster Coordinating Council (NDCC) and the Philippine National Red Cross (PNRC) have been placed on alert for any danger or damage tropical storm “Jolina” may cause, reports reaching Malacañang said this afternoon.

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Palace respects private funeral for former President Aquino

August 1, 2009 10:55 am· Comments Off on Palace respects private funeral for former President Aquino 

MANILA, August 1 – Malacañang this afternoon said it respects the decision of the Aquino family to have a private funeral for former President Corazon C. Aquino.

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PGMA to endorse RP as perfect investments spot

August 1, 2009 10:55 am· Comments Off on PGMA to endorse RP as perfect investments spot 

MANILA, August 1 – President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo is now in New York City, New York, United States to endorse the Philippines as a perfect spot for more foreign investments.

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Manila Mayor Lim joins Aquino family, nation in grieving for her lost

August 1, 2009 10:55 am· Comments Off on Manila Mayor Lim joins Aquino family, nation in grieving for her lost 

MANILA, Aug. 1 — There will never be another Tita Cory.

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