(News Feature)Fly For Free to El Nido Resorts

April 30, 2015 7:01 am· Comments Off on (News Feature)Fly For Free to El Nido Resorts 

By Lily O Ramos

MANILA, April 29 (PNA) — Palawan, the country’s cleanest city, offers a lot to local and foreign tourists during summer and even during the cold months.

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Minors traveling abroad need to secure clearance from DSWD

April 30, 2015 7:01 am· Comments Off on Minors traveling abroad need to secure clearance from DSWD 

BAGUIO CITY, April 29 -– The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is requiring children who are traveling abroad alone or with companion other than their parents to secure a travel clearance from the DSWD before applying for children’s passport in the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA).

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4,100 kgs of milkfish to be grilled in Dagupan Bangusan Street Party

April 30, 2015 7:01 am· Comments Off on 4,100 kgs of milkfish to be grilled in Dagupan Bangusan Street Party 

By Hilda Austria

DAGUPAN CITY, April 29 (PNA) — Some 4, 100 kilograms of bangus (milkfish) will be grilled in the Street Party known as ‘Kalutan ed Dalan’, the penultimate event of the annual Bangus Festival on Thursday (April 30) starting at 4 p.m.

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Main event for Pistay Dayat set on May 1

April 30, 2015 7:01 am· Comments Off on Main event for Pistay Dayat set on May 1 

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, April 29 – The main event of the Pangasinan Pistay Dayat (Sea Festival) 2015 will be held on May 1 with the program and awarding ceremonies to be held at Barangay Banaga in Bugallon, Pangasinan.

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After earthquake, Nepalese now fight hunger, thirst

April 30, 2015 6:56 am· Comments Off on After earthquake, Nepalese now fight hunger, thirst 

By Bikash Sangraula

KATHMANDU, April 29 (PNA/Kyodo) — On Tuesday, three days after the 7.8-magnitude earthquake hit this Himalayan nation, basic amenities were difficult to find in Kathmandu and a luxury in many quake-hit districts as the country's death toll neared 5,000.

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DSWD seeks NNC Region 2 assistance for implementation of supplementary feeding program

April 30, 2015 6:56 am· Comments Off on DSWD seeks NNC Region 2 assistance for implementation of supplementary feeding program 

TUGUEGARAO CITY, April 29 — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) region 2 has sought the assistance of the members of the Regional Nutrition Committee (RNC) in monitoring the implementation of the supplementary feeding program for preschool children enrolled in Day Care Centers.

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Cadiao warns medicine supplier

April 30, 2015 6:56 am· Comments Off on Cadiao warns medicine supplier 

SAN JOSE, ANTIQUE, April 29 -– Antique Governor Rhodora J. Cadiao has warned a medicines and drugs supplier based in Bacolod City to deliver within five days the rest of the 17 items that the company won in the bidding held last July 10, 2014 or else be disqualified from further participating in the bidding of supplies and medicines by the provincial government.

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EcoWaste Coalition’s boxing match draws attention to toxic chemicals that are specially bad for boys and men

April 30, 2015 6:56 am· Comments Off on EcoWaste Coalition’s boxing match draws attention to toxic chemicals that are specially bad for boys and men 

MANILA, April 29 — As the much-awaited Pacquiao – Mayweather “fight of the century” nears, the EcoWaste Coalition organized a boxing match Wednesday morning to call attention to chemical plasticizers that are particularly notorious for damaging men’s health.

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Health promotion replacing safety to become major concern for int'l labor experts

April 30, 2015 6:56 am· Comments Off on Health promotion replacing safety to become major concern for int'l labor experts 

GENEVA, April 29 — Health promotion has replaced the traditional safety issues and accidents to become the most important topic in terms of protecting the rights of workers, international labor officials and experts said during a high-level panel discussion held on Tuesday.

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U.S. ice cream maker Blue Bell starts cleanup after Listeria outbreak

April 30, 2015 6:56 am· Comments Off on U.S. ice cream maker Blue Bell starts cleanup after Listeria outbreak 

HOUSTON, April 29 — One of the largest frozen dessert manufacturers in the United States, Blue Bell Creameries, began a thorough cleanup Tuesday following a Listeria-linked crisis that prompted the company to recall all its products nationwide.

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