Baldoz hails PESO's support to P-Noy's 22-point labor agenda

October 8, 2010 11:03 am· Comments Off on Baldoz hails PESO's support to P-Noy's 22-point labor agenda 

MANILA, Oct. 7 — Over 700 managers of the Public Employment Service Offices (PESOs) unanimously declared their commitment to support President Benigno S. Aquino III's 22-point labor and employment agenda at the opening of the PESO Congress in Tagaytay City Tuesday, Department of Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz said.

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'We must not judge P-Noy for his first 100 days' — singer Danny Javier

October 8, 2010 11:03 am· Comments Off on 'We must not judge P-Noy for his first 100 days' — singer Danny Javier 

MANILA, Oct. 7 — Veteran singer Danny Javier of the APO Hiking Society, after listening to President Benigno S. Aquino III's Ulat sa Bayan on Thursday, said Filipinos should not judge the President for what he has done in his first 100 days.

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Aquino says peace talks with MILF to include inputs from stakeholders

October 8, 2010 11:03 am· Comments Off on Aquino says peace talks with MILF to include inputs from stakeholders 

MANILA, Oct. 7 — President Benigno S. Aquino III said the forthcoming formal peace talks with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) will include inputs from all stakeholders who will hold a series of dialogues starting as early as this month of October.

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Participate in nation building, Aquino tells youth

October 8, 2010 11:03 am· 1 Comment 

MANILA, Oct. 7 — President Benigno Simeon Aquino III urged the youth to participate in nation-building by sharing their knowledge and expertise towards the country’s progress and development.

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Palace declares Oct. 25 as special non-working holiday

October 8, 2010 11:03 am· Comments Off on Palace declares Oct. 25 as special non-working holiday 

MANILA, Oct. 7 — Malacanang has issued Proclamation No. 84 declaring Oct. 25, 2010 as a special non-working holiday throughout the country in connection with the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections.

Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa Jr., who signed the proclamation on Oct. 6 and released it on Thursday, said it is imperative that the people be given the fullest opportunity to exercise their right to vote in the coming Barangay and SK polls. (PNA) scs/rudyma

President's choice of Tagalog for speeches draws praise

October 8, 2010 11:03 am· Comments Off on President's choice of Tagalog for speeches draws praise 

MANILA, Oct. 7 – A college student in Manila is lauding President Benigno S. Aquino III for choosing to deliver many of his speeches in Tagalog.

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Ex-PNA man loses SUV to thieves in QC

October 8, 2010 11:03 am· Comments Off on Ex-PNA man loses SUV to thieves in QC 

MANILA, Oct. 7 –- A former sports scribe of the Philippines News Agency (PNA) lost his sports utility vehicle (SUV) to three suspected carjackers in Quezon City, the Quezon City Police District (QCPD) said Thursday.

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P-Noy orders multi-sectoral consultations in Mindanao peace agreement

October 8, 2010 11:03 am· Comments Off on P-Noy orders multi-sectoral consultations in Mindanao peace agreement 

By Catherine J. Teves

MANILA, Oct. 7 — President Benigno Simeon Aquino III assured multi-sectoral consultations for the peace agreement which government aims to sign with Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF).

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DSWD chief denies ordering SUV fleet

October 8, 2010 11:03 am· Comments Off on DSWD chief denies ordering SUV fleet 

MANILA, Oct. 8 – Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Corazon “Dinky” Soliman denied allegations that she has allocated P24.1 million to acquire high-priced sports utility vehicles (SUVs) to replace the agency’s dilapidated service vehicles.

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Magnitude 4.2 earthquake hits Tarlac

October 8, 2010 11:03 am· Comments Off on Magnitude 4.2 earthquake hits Tarlac 

MANILA, Oct. 8 — An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 on the Richter scale hit Tarlac province in Central Luzon at 6:40 a.m. Friday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) reported.

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