ASEAN leaders call for more U.S. investments in infrastructures, energy, oil and gas

July 14, 2012 5:27 am· Comments Off on ASEAN leaders call for more U.S. investments in infrastructures, energy, oil and gas 

SIEM REAP, Cambodia, July 14 — Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen and Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Friday called for more U.S. investments in infrastructures, energy, oil and gas in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

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Cinemalaya Filmfest pays tribute to O'Hara

July 14, 2012 5:27 am· Comments Off on Cinemalaya Filmfest pays tribute to O'Hara 

By Lily O. Ramos

MANILA, July 13 –Cinemalaya Independent Film Festival will play tribute to multi-talented actor, screenwriter and director Mario O'Hara who died last June 26.

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Syrian opposition says tremseh massacre leaves 200 dead

July 14, 2012 5:27 am· Comments Off on Syrian opposition says tremseh massacre leaves 200 dead 

MOSCOW, July 14 — Syrian opposition activists say at least 200 people have been killed in an assault by forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad on a village in the central Hama province, Western media reported.

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Zambo police nets 2 drug pushers

July 14, 2012 5:27 am· Comments Off on Zambo police nets 2 drug pushers 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, July 13 – The Anti-Illegal Drug Special Operations Task Force (AIDSOTF) of the local police here scored anew in its campaign against prohibited drugs following the arrest of two people in a buy-bust operation in this southern port city.

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ECCDC to train parents teach kids 0-2 years of age

July 14, 2012 5:27 am· Comments Off on ECCDC to train parents teach kids 0-2 years of age 

By Lady Marie T. Dela Torre

MANILA, July 13 — Here is the good news.

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Jan.-June tourist arrivals up 13.05%

July 14, 2012 5:27 am· Comments Off on Jan.-June tourist arrivals up 13.05% 

By Lily O Ramos

MANILA, July 13 –Philippine tourism has recorded a double-digit growth of 13.5 percent with 1,819,781 visitor arrivals from January to May 2012 compared to that of 1,609,651 in the year 2011.

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