MANILA, Nov. 18 — The Philippines, through the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) and australia sealed a partnership agreement to strengthen and broaden cooperation and mutual assistance in technical vocational education and training (TVET) in their respective countries.
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MANILA, Nov 18 — Several countries, including the Philippines, have projected the colors blue, white, and red of the flag of France to show solidarity with France after terror attacks in that European country last weekend.
MANILA, Nov. 18 — An election lawyer has said that the disqualification cases filed against Senator Grace Poe involving her citizenship should be dismissed by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) in light of the decision of the Senate Electoral Tribunal (SET) declaring the lawmaker as a natural-born Filipino citizen.
MANILA, Nov. 18 — President Aquino is now allowed to carry firearms during the entire Election Period of the May 2016 national and local polls.
By Perla G. Lena
ILOILO CITY, Nov 18 (PNA) — Science and technology secretary Mario Montejo is urging local government units (LGUs) to also adopt ordinances that prohibit the gathering and selling of crablets outside their municipality of origin.
MANILA, Nov. 19 — A lawmaker has filed a bill seeking to prohibit the renaming of roads named after Filipinos who made huge impact in the Philippine history.
MANILA, Nov. 19 — The country’s military victories, carved by blood on the pages of history, should be given due respect and recognition, according to two party-list lawmakers.
MANILA, Nov. 19 — Rains are expected over some parts of Visayas and Mindanao on Thursday due to the presence of an Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ), according to Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA).
By Perfecto T. Raymundo
MANILA, Nov. 18 (PNA) — The Office of the Ombudsman (Ombudsman) has ordered the filing of graft charges against former Muntinlupa City Mayor Aldrin San Pedro and 12 others in connection with the alleged anomalous awarding of contracts for the construction of health and daycare centers in 2009 amounting to Php47.2 million.
By Michaela del Callar
MANILA, Nov. 18 (PNA) — Fourteen Filipinos were killed in a vehicular collision in Saudi Arabia while they were on their way to their living quarters in east Saudi Arabia on Tuesday, the Department of Foreign Affairs said on Wednesday.