PHA to public: Heed DOH call for wearing of mask, staying indoors to avoid ill effects of haze

October 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on PHA to public: Heed DOH call for wearing of mask, staying indoors to avoid ill effects of haze 

By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, Oct. 27 (PNA)–The Philippine Heart Association (PHA) called on the public in areas affected by “haze” to heed the Department of Health's (DOH) call to wear masks especially if their activities require them to stay outdoors and if possible just stay indoors.

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(Feature) DOH to the public: Buy food products only from reputable sources

July 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on (Feature) DOH to the public: Buy food products only from reputable sources 

By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, July 13 (PNA) — Amid the reported cases of fake food products and the investigation on alleged durian candy poisoning of close to 2,000 people in the Caraga region in Mindanao, the Department of Health (DOH) has cited ways on how the public can protect themselves from unsafe products.

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DepEd probing food poisoning incident in CARAGA

July 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on DepEd probing food poisoning incident in CARAGA 

MANILA, July 13 –The Department of Education (DepEd) is currently investigating the food poisoning incident of students in CARAGA Region.

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DOST develops anti-malnutrition complementary foods for children

June 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on DOST develops anti-malnutrition complementary foods for children 

LEGAZPI CITY, June 1 -– The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) has developed complementary foods which have been proven effective against malnutrition among children.

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PALARONG PAMBANSA: CVIRAA rules Palaro boxing anew

May 12, 2015 by · Comments Off on PALARONG PAMBANSA: CVIRAA rules Palaro boxing anew 

TAGUM CITY, Davao del Norte, May 10 — The Central Visayas boxing team won three gold medals with one silver to emerge as the over-all champion in the Palarong Pambansa held Friday at the Tagum City Pavilion here.

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6 domestic flights cancelled due to bad weather

January 26, 2015 by · Comments Off on 6 domestic flights cancelled due to bad weather 

By Azer N. Parrocha

MANILA, Jan 25 (PNA) — Bad weather prompted the cancellation of six domestic flights on Sunday, the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) said in an advisory.

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DepEd vows to complete classroom construction for Yolanda-affected areas by June next year

November 8, 2014 by · Comments Off on DepEd vows to complete classroom construction for Yolanda-affected areas by June next year 

MANILA, Nov. 7 –Education Secretary Armin Luistro vows to complete classroom construction in typhoon Yolanda-affected areas by June 2015.

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CARAGA businesswoman finds Zamboanga City a peaceful place good for business

October 14, 2014 by · Comments Off on CARAGA businesswoman finds Zamboanga City a peaceful place good for business 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Oct. 13 -– A product exhibitor from the CARAGA Region had declared that what other people say about this city was not true after all.

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