UN Security Council expresses concern over migrant smuggling in Mediterranean

April 22, 2015 by · Comments Off on UN Security Council expresses concern over migrant smuggling in Mediterranean 

UNITED NATIONS, April 22 — The UN Security Council on Tuesday expressed concern over the recent proliferation of the smuggling of migrants in the Mediterranean Sea, while deploring the recent migrant shipwreck that led to deaths of hundreds of migrants.

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Norway to provide 6.4 mln dollars for Mediterranean migration crisis

April 22, 2015 by · Comments Off on Norway to provide 6.4 mln dollars for Mediterranean migration crisis 

OSLO, April 22 — Norway said Tuesday that it will provide 50 million Norwegian kroner (6.4 million U.S. dollars) to alleviate deteriorating migration crisis in the Mediterranean Sea.

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Eastern Samar LGUs asked to designate alternative evacuation centers

December 4, 2014 by · Comments Off on Eastern Samar LGUs asked to designate alternative evacuation centers 

TACLOBAN CITY, Dec. 4 -– The Eastern Samar provincial disaster and risk reduction management (PDRRM) council asked local government units (LGUs) to designate alternative evacuation centers as typhoon "Ruby" threatens to make landfall in the province.

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DOST, DILG IV-A spearhead forum on “Road to Smart City”

October 2, 2014 by · Comments Off on DOST, DILG IV-A spearhead forum on “Road to Smart City” 

By Robert Maico

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna Oct 1 (PNA) – Two government agencies conducted a forum on Calabarzon Local Government Units dubbed “Road to Smart City” held Wednesday at Crimson Hotel in Alabang, Muntinlupa City

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