PhilHealth coverage and services discussed at CNEX Forum

April 27, 2012 11:59 pm· Comments Off on PhilHealth coverage and services discussed at CNEX Forum 

Dr. Eduardo P. Banzon (center), president and CEO of the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth), gestures to stress a point while giving updates on PhilHealth coverage and policy on generic drugs during the Communication and News Exchange (CNEX) Forum at the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) Bldg. along Visayas Ave., Quezon City on Friday (April 27, 2012). Also in photo are Greg C. Rulloda (left), vice president, PhilHealth Corporate Affairs Group; and Ruben John Basa, vice president for NCR Group and Southern Luzon. (PNA photo by Johnny D. Guevarra)
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Roxas Blvd. seawall repair completed

April 27, 2012 11:58 pm· Comments Off on Roxas Blvd. seawall repair completed 

The Department of Public Works and Highways-National Capital Region (DPWH-NCR) has completed the repair and rehabilitation of the 1.4-kilometer long baywalk or seawall along Roxas Blvd. in Manila. The baywalk, which offers an excellent spot for viewing the famous Manila Bay sunset, has been reopened to the public since Monday (April 23, 2012). The seawall was damaged by typhoon “Pedring” in September last year. (PNA photos by Gil S. Calinga)
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Sheltered from the hot weather by a tree

April 27, 2012 11:57 pm· Comments Off on Sheltered from the hot weather by a tree 

Children, some of them accompanied by their mothers, play or just seek shelter from the searing heat of the sun under the shade of a tree at the San Lorenzo Ruiz Park in Binondo, Manila. (PNA photo by Marvie A. Lloren)
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President Aquino exchanges pleasantries with Communita di Sant’Egidio president Prof. Marco Impagliazzo in Malacanang

April 27, 2012 11:56 pm· Comments Off on President Aquino exchanges pleasantries with Communita di Sant’Egidio president Prof. Marco Impagliazzo in Malacanang 

President Benigno S. Aquino III exchanges pleasantries with Communita di Sant’Egidio president Prof. Marco Impagliazzo during the courtesy call at the Music Room of Malacañang on Thursday (April 26, 2012). The Community of Sant’Egidio is an International Lay Public Association recognized by the Holy See and an International Non-Profit Organization recognized by the United Nations (UN). Also in photo is Italian Ambassador to the Philippines Luca Fornari, Embassy of Italy Deputy Head of Mission Alfonso Tagliaferri, Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Teresita Quintos-Deles and former Philippine Ambassador to the Vatican Henrietta de Villa. (Photo by: Gil Nartea/ Malacañang Photo Bureau/PNA)
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President Aquino receives Speaker of the House of Representatives of Malaysia Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Pandikar Amin Mulia in Malacanang

April 27, 2012 11:54 pm· Comments Off on President Aquino receives Speaker of the House of Representatives of Malaysia Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Pandikar Amin Mulia in Malacanang 

President Benigno S. Aquino III exchanges views with Speaker of the House of Representatives of Malaysia Tan Sri Datuk Seri Panglima Pandikar Amin Mulia at the Music Room of Malacañang on Thursday (April 26, 2012). The Speaker underscored the pivotal role of the Brunei Darussalam-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines East ASEAN Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA) in developing not just the sub-region but also boosting bilateral economic relations between the Philippines and Malaysia. Also in photo are the Speaker’s spouse, Madame Puan Sri Diana Diego, Malaysian Ambassador to the Philippines Dato Seri Dr. Ibrahim Saad, Member of the Malaysian Parliament for Silam Haji Saleh Kalbi and Department of Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario. (Photo by: Lauro Montellano Jr./Malacañang Photo Bureau/PNA)
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