(Metro News) Metro-wide 'Car-free day' campaign kicks off in Makati on Sunday

November 24, 2012 5:12 am· 1 Comment 

MANILA, Nov. 23 — Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin S. Binay on Friday called on residents and the general public to join the kick-off ceremony of the campaign for at least one "car-free day" in Metro Manila during the month of November, dubbed “Clean Air? Pwede!!!” on Sunday (Nov. 25) at 6 a.m. at the Ayala Triangle Gardens.

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DepEd donates education training center to ARMM

November 24, 2012 5:12 am· Comments Off on DepEd donates education training center to ARMM 

MANILA, Nov. 23 — Teachers and school administrators from the Department of Education (DepEd)–Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) will now have a regular venue to house their trainings, specifically to upgrade their teaching and school management skills as DepEd Region 12 transfers to the former ownership of the Regional Education Learning Center (RELC) in Cotabato City.

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Scout Rangers to commemorate 62nd anniversary on Nov. 25

November 24, 2012 5:12 am· 1 Comment 

MANILA, Nov. 23 – The Philippine Army's Scout Rangers — known officially as the First Scout Ranger Regiment — will be commemorating their 62nd anniversary on Nov. 25.

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Prosecutors divided whether to appeal SC ruling on live coverage -– De Lima

November 24, 2012 5:12 am· Comments Off on Prosecutors divided whether to appeal SC ruling on live coverage -– De Lima 

MANILA, Nov. 23 — Justice Secretary Leila De Lima has admitted the members of the prosecution are divided on whether to appeal the ruling of the Supreme Court disallowing the live coverage of the Maguindanao massacre case trial.

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Aquino lauds nursing society for contributions toward advancement of nursing education

November 24, 2012 5:12 am· Comments Off on Aquino lauds nursing society for contributions toward advancement of nursing education 

MANILA, Nov. 23 — President Benigno S. Aquino III has lauded the academe and the nursing society for their contributions toward the advancement of the standards of nursing education, locally and across the globe.

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BOC extends services for Yuletide rush

November 24, 2012 5:12 am· Comments Off on BOC extends services for Yuletide rush 

MANILA, Nov. 23 — The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has taken steps to clear up the ports of overstaying containers to accommodate the Christmas import surge and prevent any downtime in business operations.

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House panel approves tax provision of performing arts bill

November 24, 2012 5:12 am· Comments Off on House panel approves tax provision of performing arts bill 

MANILA, Nov. 23 — The House Committee on Ways and Means has approved the tax provision of the substitute bill to House Bill No. 4260 seeking to identify or designate Philippine National Performing Arts Companies which shall conduct training and education for the professional development of performing artists, teachers, directors, designers, arts managers and other artists.

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DPC, PLDT launch 27th directory cover photo contest nationwide

November 24, 2012 5:12 am· 1 Comment 

MANILA, Nov. 23 — Student photo enthusiasts are invited to join the 27th Visual Arts National Competition of Directories Philippines Corporation (DPC) and the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT).

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Aquino cites media's contribution in nation building

November 24, 2012 5:12 am· Comments Off on Aquino cites media's contribution in nation building 

MANILA, Nov. 23 — President Benigno S. Aquino III is ready to work with the media to address corruption and move the country forward for the benefit of the Filipino people.

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Hunt will continue for remaining Maguindanao massacre suspects –PNP

November 24, 2012 5:12 am· Comments Off on Hunt will continue for remaining Maguindanao massacre suspects –PNP 

MANILA, Nov. 23 — The hunt for the remaining 92 suspects in the Nov. 23, 2009 "Maguindanao Massacre" will continue until all the gunmen and the mastermind are behind bars, Philippine National Police spokesperson Chief Supt. Generoso Cerbo Jr. said on Friday.

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