PGMA orders bypassed military officials to go on with duties

June 9, 2010 7:49 pm· Comments Off on PGMA orders bypassed military officials to go on with duties 

MANILA, June 9 — President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo has ordered the 302 military officials, including Armed Forces chief Gen. Delfin Bangit, to continue with their duties despite being bypassed by the Commission on Appointments.

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DPWH creates new coordination committee

June 9, 2010 7:49 pm· Comments Off on DPWH creates new coordination committee 

MANILA, June 9 — To effectively continue the highway and bridge quality management system jointly developed by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Department of Public Works and Highways, DPWH Secretary Victor Domingo has created a Joint Coordinating Committee (JCC) and Technical Working Group (TWG) to sustain the remaining activities under the JICA- Technical Cooperation Project (TCP).

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Comelec extends filing of statement of expenditures to June 24

June 9, 2010 7:49 pm· Comments Off on Comelec extends filing of statement of expenditures to June 24 

MANILA, June 9 – Candidates who won and lost in the May 10 national and local elections are given 15 more days to file their statements of contributions and expenditures after the Commission on Elections (Comelec) extended the deadline from June 9 to June 24.

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Presidency makes me anxious and eager — Aquino

June 9, 2010 7:49 pm· Comments Off on Presidency makes me anxious and eager — Aquino 

By Mediatrix P. Cristobal

MANILA, June 9 — Exactly 31 days after the conduct of the country's first-ever automated national and local elections on May 10, the Philippine Congress on Wednesday finally proclaimed Senator Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III as the country's next president, with outgoing Makati City Mayor Jejomar C. Binay as vice president.

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NEDA proposes poverty alleviation, environmental protection a top priority

June 9, 2010 7:49 pm· Comments Off on NEDA proposes poverty alleviation, environmental protection a top priority 

MANILA, June 9 — The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) will propose the Aquino administration to prioritize poverty alleviation and environmental protection.

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PGMA confers Order of Sikatuna on special envoy Chan at RP Pavilion in Shanghai World Expo

June 9, 2010 7:49 pm· Comments Off on PGMA confers Order of Sikatuna on special envoy Chan at RP Pavilion in Shanghai World Expo 

SHANGHAI, June 9 — With a complete wrap-around photographic montage of Filipino hands showing various aspects of contemporary life in all sectors of society and fields of expertise, the Philippine Pavilion at the Shanghai World Expo provided a fitting venue to one man who was honored by no less than President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo here for his efforts that led to the strengthening of Philippines-China economic relations.

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Palace says transition process 90 percent complete

June 9, 2010 7:49 pm· Comments Off on Palace says transition process 90 percent complete 

MANILA, June 9 — Malacanang said on Wednesday that about 90 percent of transition reports from government agencies have been completed and the transition committee is ready to guide President-elect Benigno ‘NoyNoy’ Aquino III and his team through all aspects of the turnover of offices.

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PGMA congratulates Aquino, Binay

June 9, 2010 7:49 pm· Comments Off on PGMA congratulates Aquino, Binay 

MANILA, June 9 — President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo congratulated President-elect Benigno Simeon C. Aquino III and Vice President-elect Jejomar C. Binay shortly after the two were formally proclaimed Wednesday as winners in the 2010 election by the National Board of Canvassers in Congress.

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Palace extends early congratulations to Aquino, Binay

June 9, 2010 7:49 pm· Comments Off on Palace extends early congratulations to Aquino, Binay 

MANILA, June 9 — Malacanang conveyed its congratulations to President-elect Benigno ‘NoyNoy” Aquino III and Vice President-elect Jejomar Binay before they were formally proclaimed by the National Board of Canvassers in Congress Wednesday afternoon.

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QC names new treasurer

June 9, 2010 7:49 pm· Comments Off on QC names new treasurer 

MANILA, June 9 –- Quezon City incumbent Mayor Feliciano Belmonte on Wednesday designated Cainta municipal treasurer and Quezon City acting assistant treasurer Edgar Villanueva as officer-in-charge (OIC) of the Quezon City treasurer office for six months effective July 1, 2010.

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