June 18, 2016 2:12 am· Comments Off on NNC to focus on 1st 1,000 days of a baby on Nutrition Month
BAGUIO CITY, June 16 -– The National Nutrition Council – Cordillera Regional Office (NNC-CAR) is preparing for the observation of the National Nutrition Month in July.
June 18, 2016 2:12 am· Comments Off on FDA warns vs 'guyabano juice' with unapproved health claims
MANILA, June 16 — The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has warned consumers against the use of a food product labelled as “Guyabano Juice” with unapproved health claims.
June 18, 2016 2:12 am· Comments Off on Australian experts weigh in on link between coffee, cancer
SYDNEY, June 16 — The World Health Organization's (WHO) cancer research agency has found no conclusive evidence that coffee causes cancer.
June 18, 2016 2:06 am· Comments Off on Investments in Baltic LNG, Sakhalin-2, Yuzhno-Kirinskoye deposit total US$ 13-B — Novak
ST.PETERSBURG, June 17 — Total investment in the projects of Baltic LNG, Sakhalin-2 and the development of the Yuzhno-Kirinskoye deposit amount to about US$ 13 billion, Russia’s Energy Minister Alexander Novak told the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.
June 18, 2016 1:59 am· Comments Off on Russian gov't preparing documents on food import embargo extension
ST. PETERSBURG, June 16 — Russia's Ministry of Economic Development is preparing documents on extending food import restrictions until the end of 2017 and the list of countries and goods remains mostly unchanged, Minister Alexei Ulyukaev said Thursday.
June 18, 2016 1:59 am· Comments Off on Negros Occidental Vet Office disperses P5.7M worth of animals, equipment from January-May 2016
BACOLOD CITY, June 16 — Almost P5.7 million worth of animals and incubators were distributed by the Provincial Veterinary Office (PVO) of Negros Occidental to recipient-raisers in the province from January to May this year.
June 18, 2016 1:40 am· Comments Off on DILG implements dismissal order of Negros Oriental gov; vice governor takes oath
By Juancho Gallarde
DUMAGUETE CITY, June 16 (PNA) -– Re-elected Vice Governor Edward Mark Macias has assumed as governor of the province of Negros Oriental by operation of law effective June 17, 2016 following the service of the dismissal order of the Ombudsman by the Department of Interior and Local Government to Gov. Roel Ragay Degamo past 4 p.m. Friday.
June 18, 2016 1:26 am· Comments Off on President Aquino says he congratulated President-elect Duterte, offered assistance
MANILA, June 17 — President Benigno S. Aquino III said he had congratulated President-elect Rodrigo Duterte during a brief telephone conversation on Thursday night and offered whatever assistance he could extend to the incoming leader.
June 18, 2016 1:26 am· Comments Off on Second suspect in QC van rape killed in scuffle with police
MANILA, June 17 — The second suspect tagged in the robbery and rape of two women passengers inside a "colorum" van in Quezon City last week was killed allegedly during a scuffle with arresting policemen early Friday morning.