House approves on 3rd reading the proposed Chemistry Law of 2012

October 29, 2012 5:55 am· Comments Off on House approves on 3rd reading the proposed Chemistry Law of 2012 

MANILA, Oct. 28 — The House of Representatives has approved on third and final reading a proposal to give emphasis to the role of chemistry in national development by promoting and protecting the interests of the chemistry profession.

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House to investigate the dismissal of 46 nurses in Taguig City

October 29, 2012 5:55 am· Comments Off on House to investigate the dismissal of 46 nurses in Taguig City 

MANILA, Oct. 28 — Lawmakers have called for a congressional inquiry into the dismissal of 46 nurses by the Taguig-Pateros District Hospital for merely posting “likes” in Face book.

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PPUR now officially listed as Ramsar site

October 29, 2012 5:55 am· Comments Off on PPUR now officially listed as Ramsar site 

MANILA, Oct. 28 — The Puerto Princesa Underground River (PPUR) in Palawan has just been officially listed as a wetland of international importance by the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands.

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(Metro News)Espina tells NCRPO men: Work with private security agencies to prevent mall crimes

October 29, 2012 5:55 am· Comments Off on (Metro News)Espina tells NCRPO men: Work with private security agencies to prevent mall crimes 

MANILA, Oct. 28 -– The National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) is now closely working with private security agencies of malls and other business establishments in Metro Manila to prevent crimes, like kidnapping, from being committed within these areas.

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MMDA deploys “Agila 2” mobile command center for Undas

October 29, 2012 5:55 am· Comments Off on MMDA deploys “Agila 2” mobile command center for Undas 

MANILA, Oct. 28 — The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will deploy a mobile command center to monitor not only the traffic condition in the metropolis but also for emergency and security surveillance operations incidents in this year's observance of All Saints’ and All Souls' days.

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(Metro News)Paranaque issues rerouting scheme for 'Undas'

October 29, 2012 5:55 am· Comments Off on (Metro News)Paranaque issues rerouting scheme for 'Undas' 

MANILA, Oct. 28 – In anticipation of traffic congestion during the observance of All Saints' Day and All Souls' Day, the Parañaque City government under the leadership of Mayor Florencio Bernabe Jr. will reroute vehicular traffic along Dr. A. Santos Ave. (Sucat Road) leading to the Loyola Memorial Park and Manila Memorial Park as well as Kabihasnan Ave. that leads to Himlayang Palanyag-Parañaque Public Cemetery from Oct. 31 to Nov. 2.

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3 Marines killed, 10 others hurt in encounter with ASG men

October 29, 2012 5:55 am· Comments Off on 3 Marines killed, 10 others hurt in encounter with ASG men 

MANILA, Oct. 28 – Three Marines were killed and 10 others were hurt during an encounter with an undetermined number of Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) members in Barangay Bakong, Patikul, Sulu Sunday morning.

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DSWD all set to address the poor’s needs in “Understanding the Poor” conference

October 29, 2012 5:55 am· Comments Off on DSWD all set to address the poor’s needs in “Understanding the Poor” conference 

MANILA, Oct. 28 — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) will run a Poverty Conference on October 29 at the GT-Toyota Asian Cultural Center, UP Diliman, Quezon City.

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Six domestic flights cancelled due to bad weather

October 29, 2012 5:55 am· Comments Off on Six domestic flights cancelled due to bad weather 

MANILA, Oct. 28 – Cebu Pacific Airlines and AirPhilippines Express cancelled on Sunday their respective flights to and from Tuguegarao due to inclement weather.

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PNP studying involvement of foreigners in kidnapping cases in PHL

October 29, 2012 5:55 am· Comments Off on PNP studying involvement of foreigners in kidnapping cases in PHL 

MANILA, Oct. 28 — Operatives of the Philippine National Police-Anti-Kidnapping Group are now conducting a research on the involvement of foreigners in kidnapping activities in the Philippines.

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