DSWD provides shelter to 2,706 families displaced by conflict in Zamboanga Sibugay

October 27, 2011 9:52 pm· Comments Off on DSWD provides shelter to 2,706 families displaced by conflict in Zamboanga Sibugay 

MANILA, Oct. 27 -– Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Corazon Juliano-Soliman said that the agency is providing shelter to 2,706 families displaced by the fighting in Zamboanga Sibugay.

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U.S. State Secretary Clinton to visit the PHL in November — Del Rosario

October 27, 2011 9:52 pm· Comments Off on U.S. State Secretary Clinton to visit the PHL in November — Del Rosario 

MANILA, Oct. 27 — United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will visit the Philippines on November 15 for a one-day official working visit and have a bilateral meeting with President Benigno S. Aquino III, Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario announced on Wednesday.

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DOJ issues WLO vs. ex-President Arroyo, husband Mike A., et al

October 27, 2011 9:52 pm· Comments Off on DOJ issues WLO vs. ex-President Arroyo, husband Mike A., et al 

MANILA, Oct. 27 – The Department of Justice (DOJ) issued on Thursday a watchlist order (WLO) against former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, her husband, former First Gentleman Atty. Jose Miguel "Mike" Arroyo, and several others.

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Aquino hopes for stronger Philippines-Vietnam relations

October 27, 2011 9:52 pm· Comments Off on Aquino hopes for stronger Philippines-Vietnam relations 

MANILA, Oct. 27 — President Benigno S. Aquino III expressed hope that the visit of President Truong Tan Sang of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to the Philippines will help deepen the friendly, economic, trade and bilateral relations between the two countries.

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Vietnamese President Sang leads unveiling of Ho Chi Minh bust at Asean Park in Intramuros

October 27, 2011 9:52 pm· Comments Off on Vietnamese President Sang leads unveiling of Ho Chi Minh bust at Asean Park in Intramuros 

MANILA, Oct. 27 — Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang joined by his official delegation and several members of the Aquino government, led the unveiling ceremony of the bust of the late Vietnamese President and National Hero Ho Chi Minh at the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Park in Intramuros, Manila on Thursday.

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PHL, Vietnam governments to address unregulated fishing by Vietnamese fishermen in PHL shores

October 27, 2011 9:52 pm· Comments Off on PHL, Vietnam governments to address unregulated fishing by Vietnamese fishermen in PHL shores 

MANILA, Oct. 27 — The governments of Vietnam and the Philippines have expressed willingness to address the recurring problem of unregulated fishing by Vietnamese fishermen in Philippine waters based on existing Fisheries Law in the country, Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario said on Wednesday.

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(Metro News) New police station to rise in Pateros

October 27, 2011 9:52 pm· Comments Off on (Metro News) New police station to rise in Pateros 

MANILA, Oct. 27 — After several years of waiting, the municipality of Pateros finally gets a brand-new police station which the local government said would boost their anti-criminality campaign and preserve their prestige as Metro Manila’s safest haven despite being the only town in the metropolis.

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Dentist rapped with tax evasion for unlawful pursuit of business

October 27, 2011 9:52 pm· Comments Off on Dentist rapped with tax evasion for unlawful pursuit of business 

MANILA, Oct. 27 — The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) filed on Thursday before the Department of Justice (DOJ) tax evasion charges against a dentist for unlawful pursuit of business.

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PHL welcomes proposal for possible procedural framework on economic migration

October 27, 2011 9:52 pm· Comments Off on PHL welcomes proposal for possible procedural framework on economic migration 

By Faye P. Velasco

MANILA, Oct. 27 — The Philippines has welcomed the proposal for a possible procedural framework on economic migration under the premises of the Hague Conference on Private International Law.

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Ex-VP Guingona’s grandson falls to his death in Muntinlupa City

October 27, 2011 9:52 pm· Comments Off on Ex-VP Guingona’s grandson falls to his death in Muntinlupa City 

MANILA, Oct. 27 — The 20-year old grandson of former vice president Teofisto Guingona Jr., fell to his death from the 31st floor of a hotel in Muntinlupa City before dawn on Thursday.

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