Senate panel to reopen hearing on emergency powers

October 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on Senate panel to reopen hearing on emergency powers 

By Azer N. Parrocha

MANILA, Oct. 4 (PNA) — A Senate panel decided Tuesday to reopen the public hearings on the proposed emergency powers to deal with the country's traffic woes that winded up last Sept. 22, at the request of a senator.

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NEDA Board okays Php 17.9 B worth of new projects

December 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on NEDA Board okays Php 17.9 B worth of new projects 

By Joann Santiago

MANILA, Dec. 16 (PNA) — The National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) Board on Wednesday approved Php 17.9-billion worth of new projects.

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Salute in honor of Gat Andres Bonifacio on his 152nd birth anniversary

December 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Salute in honor of Gat Andres Bonifacio on his 152nd birth anniversary 

151130123708Manila Mayor Joseph Ejercito Estrada (right) salutes after leading the wreath-laying ceremony together with Philippine Navy Commander Pablo Pua during the celebration of the 152nd birth anniversary of Katipunan founder Gat Andres Bonifacio at the Bonifacio Shrine near the Manila City Hall on Monday (Nov. 30, 2015). (PNA photo by Avito C. Dalan)
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Freeloaders

September 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Freeloaders 

150831152544Although this public utility jeepney (PUJ) with plate No. DKH-436 is not yet full of passengers, three teenage girls prefer to hang on at the rear part of the vehicle while passing in front of the Manila City Hall on Monday (August 31, 2015). (PNA photo by Ben Briones)
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Flags adorn the National Museum Bldg.

June 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Flags adorn the National Museum Bldg. 

150610175455Philippine flags adorn the National Museum Building along P. Burgos St. in Manila to highlight the celebration of the 117th anniversary of Philippine Independence on Friday (June 12, 2015). Seen at far left is the Manila City Hall. (PNA photo by Ben Briones)
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