PNP Chief alerts all units for disaster response as heavy rains batter Metro Manila, nearby provinces

July 3, 2012 11:50 pm· Comments Off on PNP Chief alerts all units for disaster response as heavy rains batter Metro Manila, nearby provinces 

MANILA, July 3 – Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Nicanor Bartolome has ordered the mobilization of the command's resources and personnel for possible disaster rescue and response operations as heavy rains brought by an active low pressure area continue to batter Metro Manila and nearby provinces.

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NU Bulldogs ready to fight for UAAP Men's Basketball championship

July 3, 2012 10:21 pm· Comments Off on NU Bulldogs ready to fight for UAAP Men's Basketball championship 

By Kevin Patrick V. Mariano(ojt(KPM)

MANILA, July 3 -After capturing the 2012 Fil-Oil Flying V championship, the National University (NU) Bulldogs expressed readiness to showcase their talent as they host the 75th season of the University Athletics Association of the Philippines (UAAP) that will kick-off on July 14 at the world-class SM Mall Of Asia (MOA) Arena.

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UN observer chief works for mission's next steps

July 3, 2012 10:17 pm· Comments Off on UN observer chief works for mission's next steps 

DAMASCUS, July 3 — The chief of the UN Supervision Mission in Syria (UNSMIS) said on Tuesday that his mission is working on what steps to take next, adding that meetings are underway with all stakeholders in that regard.

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IHH listing a major step towards greater cooperation among Asean bourses, says Najib

July 3, 2012 10:17 pm· Comments Off on IHH listing a major step towards greater cooperation among Asean bourses, says Najib 

KUALA LUMPUR, July 3 — The listing of IHH Healthcare Bhd (IHH) further affirmed the development and the maturing of Malaysia's private healthcare sector and its emergence as a key player on the international stage, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said.

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Singapore stocks close 1.19 % higher

July 3, 2012 10:17 pm· Comments Off on Singapore stocks close 1.19 % higher 

SINGAPORE, July 3 — Singapore stocks finished higher on Tuesday, with the benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) up 34.74 points, or 1.19 percent, to close at 2,945.33.

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Alliance Select targets six-fold growth of sales from Salmon to US$ 24-M in ’12

July 3, 2012 10:17 pm· Comments Off on Alliance Select targets six-fold growth of sales from Salmon to US$ 24-M in ’12 

MANILA, July 3 -– Alliance Select Foods International plans to raise more than 60 million shares through private placements this year to finance acquisition of a New Zealand-based salmon company, resulting to a six-fold jump in sales to US$ 24 million (around P1billion).

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Gov. Uy commits to continue OTOP program in Comval

July 3, 2012 10:17 pm· Comments Off on Gov. Uy commits to continue OTOP program in Comval 

NABUNTURAN, Compostela Valley, July 3 – Governor Arturo T. Uy has expressed commitment for the continued development of the One Town One Product (OTOP) program in this province.

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Peso tops Asian currencies

July 3, 2012 10:17 pm· Comments Off on Peso tops Asian currencies 

By Joann Santiago

MANILA, July 3 – The Philippine peso posted the highest appreciation among Asian currencies to date but is among the lowest in terms of volatility, with both performances, reflecting positive of the economy.

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Imported iron ore prices dip on weakened demand

July 3, 2012 10:17 pm· Comments Off on Imported iron ore prices dip on weakened demand 

BEIJING, July 3 — Imported iron ore prices dipped in the week ending July 2 due to continued waning demand and overall economic woes, according to the Xinhua-China Iron Ore Price Index released Tuesday.

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La Salle vs. Ateneo Alumni Golf tourneys at NOGCC Friday

July 3, 2012 10:17 pm· Comments Off on La Salle vs. Ateneo Alumni Golf tourneys at NOGCC Friday 

BACOLOD CITY, July 03 — A two-day 11th La Salle and Ateneo Alumni Association –Cebu Chapter Golf Tournament will be held on July 6 to 7, 2012 at the Negros Occidental Golf and Country Club (NOGCC).

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