Bacolod-Silay Airport being eyed as site for PAF tactical operation center

November 11, 2014 5:40 am· Comments Off on Bacolod-Silay Airport being eyed as site for PAF tactical operation center 

BACOLOD CITY, Nov. 10 — An area adjacent to the Bacolod-Silay Aiport in Negros Occidental is being eyed as the site for the tactical operation center of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) in Western Visayas.

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Bicol tourism council moves to address obstacles challenging Triple C cluster

November 11, 2014 5:40 am· Comments Off on Bicol tourism council moves to address obstacles challenging Triple C cluster 

By Danny O. Calleja

LEGAZPI CITY, Nov. 10 (PNA) -– The competitiveness of the newly formed three-province cluster of tourism development area (TDA) in Bicol is being challenged by obstacles ranging from limited market access to lack of industry manpower capabilities, according to local tourism authorities.

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CPWASH to benefit more than 1k households in Quezon Province

November 11, 2014 5:39 am· Comments Off on CPWASH to benefit more than 1k households in Quezon Province 

By Jade Dela Cruz Miguel

MANILA, Nov 10 (PNA) — More than 1,000 households are poised to benefit with the implementation of Community Managed Potable Water Sanitation and Hygiene Project (CPWASH) in Quezon province which will provide the beneficiaries with potable drinking water and further protect them from water-borne diseases.

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Peer counseling set in Ilocos Norte to promote mental health awareness

November 11, 2014 5:39 am· Comments Off on Peer counseling set in Ilocos Norte to promote mental health awareness 

ILOCOS Norte, Nov. 10 — Ilocos Norte’s Provincial Education Department, Provincial Employment and Service Office, and Sirib Youth Office in cooperation with Sirib Ilocano Kabataan Association (SIKA) will be holding for the first time a peer counseling seminar and workshop to raise awareness about depression and mental health among teens and young adults.

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Federer, Nishikori win in Group B at ATP World Tour Finals

November 11, 2014 5:38 am· Comments Off on Federer, Nishikori win in Group B at ATP World Tour Finals 

LONDON, Nov. 10 — World No. 5 Kei Nishikori beat British number one Andy Murray while six-time former champion Roger Federer avenged his recent loss to Milos Raonic of Canada in Paris in their Group B matches at the opening day's competition at the ATP World Tour Finals on Sunday.

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Top Cebuano coach wants Cebuano coach, players in national cage team (Sports)

November 11, 2014 5:38 am· Comments Off on Top Cebuano coach wants Cebuano coach, players in national cage team (Sports) 

CEBU CITY, Nov. 10 — Top Cebuano coach Ramon Alcoseba is batting for a Cebuano coach and a Cebuano-laden national basketball team for the minor Southeast Asian level basketball competitions.

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Feature: Bentleigh's battlers ready for the biggest day of their sporting lives

November 11, 2014 5:38 am· Comments Off on Feature: Bentleigh's battlers ready for the biggest day of their sporting lives 

By Riley Beveridge

MELBOURNE, Oct. 10 (PNA/Xinhua) — In the south-eastern suburbs of Melbourne, semi-professional football side Bentleigh Greens – a collection of no-name battlers – are preparing for the biggest match in the club's 28-year history.

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Army shooting team off to Hanoi

November 11, 2014 5:38 am· Comments Off on Army shooting team off to Hanoi 

MANILA, Nov. 10 — Philippine Army (PA) commander Lt. Gen. Hernando Iriberri on Monday formally led the send-off ceremony for the members of the Philippine Army Shooting Team, who will compete in the prestigious 2014 ASEAN Armies Rifle Meet (AARM) in Hanoi, Vietnam.

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(updated)Interview: Croatia coach urges China to invest more in soccer

November 11, 2014 5:38 am· Comments Off on (updated)Interview: Croatia coach urges China to invest more in soccer 

By Gordan Gabrovwc

ZAGREB, Nov. 10 (PNA/Xinhua) — Croatia head coach Niko Kovac has advised china to invest as much in soccer as in other sports.

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Appliance maker CIC profit surges 36% in Jan-Sept

November 11, 2014 5:37 am· Comments Off on Appliance maker CIC profit surges 36% in Jan-Sept 

MANILA, Nov. 10 — Listed appliance maker Concepcion Industrial Corp. (CIC)

POSTED A 36-PERCENT GROWTH IN PROFIT IN THE FIRST NINE MONTHS OF 2014, DRIVEN MAINLY BY HIGHER GROWTH IN SALES.

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