Overwhelming response for 1Malaysia Exercise-For-Health program

June 25, 2012 10:51 pm· Comments Off on Overwhelming response for 1Malaysia Exercise-For-Health program 

KUALA LUMPUR, June 25 — About 1,000 people, among them veteran artistes, joined the "Senamseni Sihat 1Malaysia" exercise-for-health program at the Hiliran Ampang Hardcore Poor Housing Program area Sunday.

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Pampanga capitol to shoulder hospital expenses of dengue patients

June 25, 2012 10:51 pm· Comments Off on Pampanga capitol to shoulder hospital expenses of dengue patients 

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, June 25 – Governor Lilia Pineda has instructed the nine district and provincial hospitals to treat dengue infected patients at no cost.

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Pangasinan PHO medical, dental mission treats 221 inmates

June 25, 2012 10:51 pm· Comments Off on Pangasinan PHO medical, dental mission treats 221 inmates 

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, June 25 — At least 221 inmates of the Pangasinan Provincial Jail were treated during a free medical and dental mission of the provincial government through the Provincial Health Office (PHO).

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Lose extra fat and win prizes‏

June 25, 2012 10:51 pm· Comments Off on Lose extra fat and win prizes‏ 

By Lady Marie De la Torre

MANILA, June 25-Is your belly Big? That's belly Bad coz U are at Risk!

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Ha Noi welcomes over 8 million visitors in first half of 2012

June 25, 2012 10:51 pm· Comments Off on Ha Noi welcomes over 8 million visitors in first half of 2012 

HA NOI, June 25 — Ha Noi has attracted about 8.33 million visitors during the first six months of this year, according to the Hanoi Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism.

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25.3-km Tanjung Aru-UMS walkway project to begin 2012

June 25, 2012 10:51 pm· Comments Off on 25.3-km Tanjung Aru-UMS walkway project to begin 2012 

KOTA KINABALU, Malaysia, June 25 — The first phase of the 25.3-km pedestrian walkway project from Tanjung Aru to Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Likas would start this year, said Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman.

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Discounts fail to spark summer interest in slow tourist industry

June 25, 2012 10:51 pm· Comments Off on Discounts fail to spark summer interest in slow tourist industry 

HCM CITY, June 25 — The HCM City Tourism Association's promotion campaign that began on June 1 offering discounts of up to 30 per cent on tours has failed to attract much interest.

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SSS, Citibank tie up for faster release of benefits, loans

June 25, 2012 10:27 pm· Comments Off on SSS, Citibank tie up for faster release of benefits, loans 

The Social Security System (SSS) has partnered with Citibank for the electronic release of short-term benefits and loan proceeds through a special cash card as a faster, safer and more efficient alternative to check issuance. Photo shows SSS president and chief executive officer Emilio de Quiros Jr. (2nd from left) shaking hands with Citibank’s Mylene Caparas, managing director and Citi Transaction Services head, after they signed the agreement on the Citi Prepaid Card for SSS Salary Loans and Benefits at the SSS corporate headquarters in Quezon City. The pension fund expects to start issuing Citi Prepaid Cards to members this year. Also in photo are (from left) SSS vice president for Benefits Administration Agnes San Jose and Citibank managing director for Corporate and Investment Banking Usman Ahmed. (PNA photo courtesy of SSS)
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DA unveils Food Staples Sufficiency Program

June 25, 2012 10:25 pm· Comments Off on DA unveils Food Staples Sufficiency Program 

Department of Agriculture Secretary Proceso J. Alcala (2nd from right) leads the launching of the Food Staples Sufficiency Program (FSSP) Policy Document during the 114th DA anniversary celebration on Monday (June 25, 2012) at the Bureau of Soils and Water Management Convention Hall in Quezon City. Also in photo are former DA Secretary Salvador H. Escudero (extreme right), former DA Secretary Arthur C. Yap (center), Rep. Reynaldo V. Umali (2nd from left), and DA Undersecretary for Operations Joel Rudinas (left). (PNA photo by Jess M. Escaros Jr.)
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Lifetime Achievement Award for former DA Secretary Salvador H. Escudero

June 25, 2012 10:24 pm· Comments Off on Lifetime Achievement Award for former DA Secretary Salvador H. Escudero 

Department of Agriculture Secretary Proceso J. Alcala (center), assisted by Undersecretary Antonio Fleta (left), confers a Lifetime Achievement Award on former Agriculture Secretary and now Sorsogon Rep. Salvador H. Escudero III during the 114th DA anniversary celebration at the Bureau of Soils and Water Management Convention Hall in Quezon on Monday (June 25, 2012). (PNA photo by Jess M. Escaros Jr.)
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