PGMA back from Shanghai World Expo

June 10, 2010 8:07 pm· 1 Comment 

MANILA, June 10 — President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo arrived early today (Thursday, June 10) from a successful trip to Shanghai, China where she attended ceremonies marking 35 years of Philippine-Chinese diplomatic relations and the commemoration of Philippine National Day.

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'We are family,' says PGMA of RP, China

June 10, 2010 8:07 pm· Comments Off on 'We are family,' says PGMA of RP, China 

SHANGHAI, June 10 — President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo Wednesday night acknowledged the Philippines’ growing relations with China, saying the two countries are more than neighbors, partners and friends.

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AFP to honor PGMA in a farewell parade

June 10, 2010 8:07 pm· Comments Off on AFP to honor PGMA in a farewell parade 

MANILA, June 10 — The military will pay tribute to President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo, who is also the commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, with a testimonial parade and review tomorrow (Friday, June 11)at the AFP headquarters in Camp General Emilio Aguinaldo, Quezon City.

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Palace transition team to submit blueprint of Arroyo's accomplishments

June 10, 2010 8:07 pm· Comments Off on Palace transition team to submit blueprint of Arroyo's accomplishments 

By Janice M. Cave

MANILA, June 10 — Malacanang's transition team has formally started meeting with its counterpart on Wednesday following the proclamation of President-elect Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III.

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PNP to assign 70 policemen-violators of gun ban to Maguindanao

June 10, 2010 8:07 pm· Comments Off on PNP to assign 70 policemen-violators of gun ban to Maguindanao 

MANILA, June 10 – Some 70 policemen, who were found violating the Commission on Elections (Comelec)-imposed nationwide total gun during the election period, will be assigned to Maguindanao province by the Philippine National Police (PNP) high command.

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Vice President-elect Binay may take oath with Chief Justice Corona

June 10, 2010 8:07 pm· Comments Off on Vice President-elect Binay may take oath with Chief Justice Corona 

MANILA, June 10 — While President-elect Benigno Simeon "Noynoy" Aquino III will take his oath of office before Supreme Court (SC) Associate Justice Conchita Carpio-Morales, Vice President-elect Jejomar Binay could take his oath before Chief Justice Renato Corona.

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Bishop Tumulak defends Bangit

June 10, 2010 8:07 pm· Comments Off on Bishop Tumulak defends Bangit 

MANILA, June 10 — A Catholic Bishop downplayed reports that another coup d' etat is in the offing.

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PGMA back in Catanduanes for school visit

June 10, 2010 8:07 pm· Comments Off on PGMA back in Catanduanes for school visit 

CARAMORAN, Catanduanes, June 10 — President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo, hours after arriving from Shanghai, China visited this remote town to preside over the groundbreaking of a P1.6 million school building project at the Caramoran Rural Development High School.

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Residents near Taal Volcano evacuated; Alert level 2 remains, says Phivolcs

June 10, 2010 8:07 pm· 1 Comment 

MANILA, June 10 -– More than 6,000 residents in four towns of Batangas Province were evacuated by the Batangas Provincial Disaster Coordinating Council (PDCC) on Thursday afternoon as the world’s smallest volcano, Taal Volcano continues to show signs of acting up.

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CJ Corona congratulates President-elect 'Noynoy,' VP-elect Binay

June 10, 2010 8:07 pm· Comments Off on CJ Corona congratulates President-elect 'Noynoy,' VP-elect Binay 

By Perfecto T. Raymundo Jr.

MANILA, June 10 — Supreme Court (SC) Chief Justice Renato Corona on Thursday congratulated both President-elect Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III and Vice President-elect Jejomar Binay as the 15th President and Vice President, respectively of the Republic of the Philippines.

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