Megaworld beefs up lifestyle component of P30-B Mactan Newtown project

November 21, 2014 12:06 pm· Comments Off on Megaworld beefs up lifestyle component of P30-B Mactan Newtown project 

CEBU CITY, Nov. 20 — Megaworld Corporation is beefing up the lifestyle component at the P30-billion, 29.3-hectare Mactan Newtown project in Lapu-Lapu City.

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Flights cancelled due to bad weather

November 21, 2014 12:06 pm· Comments Off on Flights cancelled due to bad weather 

MANILA, Nov 21 — Two flights to and from Caticlan in Aklan were cancelled Friday morning due to bad weather, the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) said in an advisory.

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Visa changes for Chinese visitors unlock opportunities: New Zealand tourism chief

November 21, 2014 12:06 pm· Comments Off on Visa changes for Chinese visitors unlock opportunities: New Zealand tourism chief 

WELLINGTON, Nov. 21 — New Zealand's tourism industry is set to get a boost under visa changes that make it easier for Chinese to travel to and work in the country, the Tourism Industry Association (TIA) said Friday.

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DOST widens promotion of Complementary Food Project in Panay

November 21, 2014 12:05 pm· Comments Off on DOST widens promotion of Complementary Food Project in Panay 

ILOILO, Nov. 20 — The Supplementary Food Project of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) 6 has reached various provinces in Panay as part of the program on promoting the set priority on health and nutrition.

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Healthy rice mix at the hotels, malls

November 21, 2014 12:05 pm· Comments Off on Healthy rice mix at the hotels, malls 

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Nov. 20 — Rice consumers are up for treats with healthy ways of eating rice at major food establishments in Metro Manila during the Rice Mix Day on Friday.

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Benchmarking of maternal, child health set

November 21, 2014 12:05 pm· Comments Off on Benchmarking of maternal, child health set 

ILOILO, Nov. 20 — The Provincial Population Office is set to start a survey on services involving maternal and child care in inter-local health zones of geographically isolated and disadvantaged areas in the province.

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China offers Guinea 5 mln USD to fight Ebola

November 21, 2014 12:05 pm· Comments Off on China offers Guinea 5 mln USD to fight Ebola 

CONAKRY, Nov. 20 — china has offered Guinea additional aid of 5 million U.S. dollars to help in the fight against Ebola outbreak, an official source has said.

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Barangay Ilayang Dupay of Lucena bags outstanding nutrition committee award

November 21, 2014 12:05 pm· Comments Off on Barangay Ilayang Dupay of Lucena bags outstanding nutrition committee award 

LUCENA CITY, Quezon, Nov. 20 -– Barangay Ilayang Dupay in this city was adjudged having the City Outstanding Barangay Nutrition Committee while a resident, Milagros De Ocampo, bagged the City Outstanding Barangay Nutrition Scholar award, in the 2014 Regional Nutrition Awarding Ceremony-Calabarzon, held Wednesday at The Heritage Hotel Manila in Pasay City.

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McDonald's Moscow restaurant welcomes first 9,000 customers after reopening

November 21, 2014 12:05 pm· Comments Off on McDonald's Moscow restaurant welcomes first 9,000 customers after reopening 

MOSCOW, Nov. 20 — It didn’t take long for the reopened McDonald’s in central Moscow to draw in customers.

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Austrian scientists discover new factor in liver cancer progression

November 21, 2014 12:05 pm· Comments Off on Austrian scientists discover new factor in liver cancer progression 

VIENNA, Nov 21 — Researchers from the Medical University of Vienna in Austria have discovered a new factor in the development and progression of the most common type of liver cancer, hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), the university stated in a press release Thursday.

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