DA inks MOU with DOE on hydropower plant

November 7, 2012 11:57 pm· Comments Off on DA inks MOU with DOE on hydropower plant 

Newly-installed Energy Secretary Carlos Jericho L.Petilla (2nd from left) and Agriculture Secretary Proceso J.Alcala (extreme right) sign a memorandum of understanding on hydropower plant project at NIA Administrators Conference Room Wednesday.(PNA Photo by Marvie A.Lloren)
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Hydropower plant MOU briefing

November 7, 2012 11:56 pm· Comments Off on Hydropower plant MOU briefing 

Agriculture Secretary Proceso J. Alcala (extreme right) briefs Director Ms. Ma.Gladys C. Sta Rita of PNOC Renewables Corp. (from left); Energy Secretary Carlos Jericho L. Petilla; PNOC Renewables Corp. OIC-President Roger Victor E. Buendia; and National Irrigation Administration (NIA) Administrator Antonio S. Nangel (NIA), on the scope of a memorandum of understanding about hydropower plant project, held at the NIA Administrator Conference Room along EDSA, Quezon City Wednesday.(PNA photo by Marvie A. Lloren)
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NIA signs MOA with PNOC-RC

November 7, 2012 11:56 pm· 4 Comments 

Administrator Antonio S. Nangel (left) of the National Irrigation Administration and Agriculture Secretary Proceso J. Alcala sign a Memorandum of Agreement on a Hydropower Plant project held at the NIA Administrator’s Conference on Edsa, Quezon City Wednesday.(PNA photo by Loreto Manglicmot)
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President Aquino delivers his arrival statement at the NAIA Terminal II

November 7, 2012 11:55 pm· Comments Off on President Aquino delivers his arrival statement at the NAIA Terminal II 

President Benigno S. Aquino III delivers his arrival statement during the Arrival Ceremony at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal II on Tuesday night (Nov. 6, 2012) from his successful participation in the 9th Asia-Europe (ASEM9) Meeting in Vientiane, Lao People’s Democratic Republic. (Photo by: Benhur Arcayan/MalacaƱang Photo Bureau/PNA)
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President Aquino reviews the honor guards upon arrival at the NAIA Terminal II

November 7, 2012 11:54 pm· Comments Off on President Aquino reviews the honor guards upon arrival at the NAIA Terminal II 

President Benigno S. Aquino III reviews the honor guards upon arrival at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal II on Tuesday night (Nov. 6, 2012) from his successful participation in the 9th Asia-Europe (ASEM9) Meeting in Vientiane, Lao People’s Democratic Republic. (Photo by: Benhur Arcayan/MalacaƱang Photo Bureau/PNA)

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Lanterns being readied for Christmas

November 7, 2012 11:53 pm· Comments Off on Lanterns being readied for Christmas 

A lantern maker (left photo) keeps the spirit of Christmas alive as he readies the lanterns for the Yuletide Season. These lanterns (middle photo) are displayed for sale along the parole row in Gilmore Avenue, San Juan City. The Philippines is known for its craftsmanship on Christmas lanterns. Right photo shows the Giant Christmas Tree at the Araneta Center, a Philippine tradition since 1981. All these signal the approaching Yuletide Season. Photos were taken on Wednesday (Nov. 7, 2012). (PNA photos by Jess M. Escaros Jr.)
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Signs of the fast approaching holiday season

November 7, 2012 11:52 pm· Comments Off on Signs of the fast approaching holiday season 

These Santa Claus decors (right photo) which are on display for sale in a shop in Lacson Avenue in Sampaloc district, Manila and the traditional giant Christmas tree (left photo) within the Araneta Center in Cubao, Quezon City which will be lighted on Friday (Nov. 9, 2012) lighten up the spirit of everyone as the celebration of the birth of Christ is fast approaching. The lighting of this giant Christmas Tree in Cubao has been a yearly tradition since 1981. Photos were taken on Wednesday (Nov. 7, 2012). (PNA photos by Jess M. Escaros Jr.)
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Lao trip is for protection of rights, welfare of OFWS — Aquino

November 7, 2012 12:00 pm· Comments Off on Lao trip is for protection of rights, welfare of OFWS — Aquino 

By Lilybeth G. Ison

MANILA, Nov. 7 — President Benigno Aquino III arrived late Tuesday evening from Lao People's Democratic Republic (PDR) where he attended the 9th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM 9).

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CAAP hopeful to get FAA upgrade rating next year

November 7, 2012 12:00 pm· Comments Off on CAAP hopeful to get FAA upgrade rating next year 

MANILA, Nov. 7 – Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) director general William Hotchkiss has expressed optimism to get favorable report from International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) that would convince the Federation Aviation Authority (FAA) to bring back the Philippines to Category 1 rating early next year.

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Petition for fare reduction filed

November 7, 2012 12:00 pm· Comments Off on Petition for fare reduction filed 

MANILA, Nov. 7 — Three transport groups petitioned the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) to reduce the minimum fare.

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