By Priam F. Nepomuceno
MANILA, March 26 (PNA) — As part of the week-long observance of the Philippine Veterans Week and the commemoration of the 73rd Araw ng Kagitingan with the theme, “Ipunla ang Kagitingan sa Kabataan, Ihanda ang Beterano ng Kinabukasan,” a tribute to all patriots will be held on April 7 at the Filipino Heroes' Memorial on Corregidor Island, Cavite.
SILANG, Cavite, March 26 — Economic resurgence, coupled with efficient governance, has given the government greater opportunity to improve the country's police force, President Benigno C. Aquino III said on Thursday.
SILANG, Cavite, March 26 — President Benigno C. Aquino III on Thursday appealed for public understanding over the Mamasapano incident, maintaining that he was kept in the dark by people he trusted to carry out the January 25 operation.
MANILA, March 26 — President Benigno S. Aquino III on Thursday afternoon conferred the Order of Sikatuna to Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Korea to the Philippines Lee Hyuk during the latter’s farewell call, held at the Music Room of Malacañang Palace.
SILANG, Cavite, March 26 — President Benigno S. Aquino III on Thursday led the 36th commencement exercises of the Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA), challenging the graduates to use the education they got from the academy to perform their jobs excellently.
MANILA, March 26 — The Philippine Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) said on Thursday that it will propose a single e-commerce platform for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) within the ASEAN in the upcoming Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) ministerial meeting to be held in Boracay Island.
MANILA, March 26 — Bureau of Immigration (BI) officers on Thursday have blocked the entry of four alleged human trafficking syndicates at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 4 for attempting to traffic 16 victims to malaysia last March 4.
MANILA, March 26 — Interior and Local Government Secretary Manuel "Mar" Roxas II on Thursday lauded the men and women of the Philippine National Police – National Capital Region Police Office (PNP-NCRPO) for its “remarkable” accomplishment in the implementation of OPLAN Lambat-Sibat.
MANILA, March 26 — The Philippine National Police (PNP) is alerting the public against con artists introducing themselves as police officers to facilitate transactions in government offices, PNP spokesperson Chief Supt. Generoso Cerbo said on Thursday.
MANILA, March 26 — House Committee on Labor Chairman and Davao City Rep. Karlo Alexei Nograles said on Thursday that President Benigno S. Aquino III has already spoken his piece on the Mamasapano incident and it is time for the nation to move on instead of trying to "further squeeze blood from stone."