Physical Fitness and Sports Development Program of Iloilo

April 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Physical Fitness and Sports Development Program of Iloilo 

150331171415From left, Vice Governor Raul Tupas, Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) Ricardo Garcia, Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr., Department of Education Assistant Secretary Tonisito Umali, and Games and Amusements Board (GAB) commissioner Matthew “Fritz” Gaston present the hard bound copies of the Physical Fitness and Sports Development Program of Iloilo Province which was launched during the First Iloilo Sports Summit at Sarabia Manor Hotel and Convention Center on Tuesday, March 31, 2015.(PNA photo courtesy by Iloilo Bureau)
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Big Scoop

April 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Big Scoop 

150331165908A staff from the Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) poses infront of a 3D-artwork for a souvenir. The artwork is part of the Rice Science Mobile Museum exhibit at the Romblon State University in Odiongan, Romblon during the university’s recent centennial celebration. PhilRice’s mobile museum aims to inspire and educate the public on the cultural and scientific developments in rice farming. (PNA photo courtesy of Phil Rice and Rice Science Museum)
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President Aquino leads his official family in prayer before presiding over the Cabinet Meeting on Typhoon Yolanda Updates

March 13, 2015 by · Comments Off on President Aquino leads his official family in prayer before presiding over the Cabinet Meeting on Typhoon Yolanda Updates 

150312223736President Benigno S. Aquino III leads his official family in prayer before presiding over the Cabinet Meeting on Typhoon Yolanda Updates at the Aguinaldo State Dining Room of the MalacaƱan Palace on Thursday (March 12, 2015). Also in photo are Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma, Jr.; Tourism Secretary Ramon Jimenez, Jr.; Education Secretary Armin Luistro; and Agrarian Reform Secretary Virgilio delos Reyes. (Photo by Gil Nartea / MalacaƱang Photo Bureau/PNA)
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Hataman: Normalcy returning to Maguindanao clash site

February 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on Hataman: Normalcy returning to Maguindanao clash site 

MAMASAPANO, Maguindanao, Feb 8 — Normalcy is slowly returning to this devastated community in Maguindanao with regional government agencies attending to the needs of affected families, Regional Gov. Mujiv Hataman of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) Sunday said.

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Iceland sees increase of foreign visitor overnight stays in December

February 6, 2015 by · Comments Off on Iceland sees increase of foreign visitor overnight stays in December 

REYKJAVIK, Feb. 5 — iceland saw an increase of foreign tourists' overnight stays in hotels by 14 percent in December 2014, compared with the same period of 2013, figures showed on Wednesday.

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Chicago agricultural commodities rebounds

February 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on Chicago agricultural commodities rebounds 

CHICAGO, Feb. 4 — Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agricultural commodities on Tuesday closed higher after touching a multi-month low in the previous session.

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Heavy casualties reported in Ukraine's Donetsk shelling

February 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on Heavy casualties reported in Ukraine's Donetsk shelling 

KIEV, Feb. 5 — Heavy shelling rocked Ukraine's eastern city of Donetsk Wednesday, causing heavy casualties, authorities said.

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Lithuania raises terror threat level

February 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on Lithuania raises terror threat level 

VILNIUS, Feb. 5 — The Lithuanian government decided to raise the level of terror attack threat from lowest to low after a meeting on Wednesday.

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Sow today, reap tomorrow – the future of China's agriculture

February 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Sow today, reap tomorrow – the future of China's agriculture 

BEIJING, Feb. 3 — For twelve years in a row, China's "No. 1 Central Document" has focused on agriculture and rural issues.

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Pepper exports drop 11.6% in January

February 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Pepper exports drop 11.6% in January 

HA NOI, Feb. 3 — Pepper exports slumped 11.6 per cent to 9,000 tonnes in January, from a year ago, earning USD 49 million, according to a report by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

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