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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Vietnamese deputy PM to visit China, attend China-ASEAN Expo

September 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Vietnamese deputy PM to visit China, attend China-ASEAN Expo 

HANOI, Sept. 10 — Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Politburo member Nguyen Xuan Phuc will pay an official visit to china and attend two major events in the country: the 12th China-ASEAN Expo (CAEXPO) and the 12th China-ASEAN Business and Investment Summit (CABIS) from Sept. 16 to 20.

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Russian Railways signs agreement on railway construction on Borneo island

April 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on Russian Railways signs agreement on railway construction on Borneo island 

BANGKOK, April 8 — Russian Railways and Thai Banpu Public Company signed a memorandum on cooperation in the railway infrastructure and marine coal terminal construction on the Indonesian island of Borneo. The document was signed in the presence of PM Dmitry Medvedev and PM of Thailand Prayut Chan-ocha.

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Vietnam expects to host 31st SEA Games in 2021

April 7, 2015 by · Comments Off on Vietnam expects to host 31st SEA Games in 2021 

HO CHI MINH CITY, April 6 — Vietnam is expected to host the 31st Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in 2021 pending the Prime Minister's approval, local Tuoi Tre News reported Monday.

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(UPDATE)No restoration timeline yet for Mariveles Coal Plant U1

March 18, 2015 by · Comments Off on (UPDATE)No restoration timeline yet for Mariveles Coal Plant U1 

By Juzel L. Danganan

MANILA, March 17 (PNA) – The first unit of the Mariveles Coal Power Plant, which has an installed capacity of 325.8 megawatts (MW), has no restoration timeline yet after it tripped and brought brownouts to some of the Manila Electric Company’s (Meralco’s) customers on Tuesday.

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Mariveles Coal Plant U1 trips, brings brownout to part of Meralco’s franchise area

March 18, 2015 by · Comments Off on Mariveles Coal Plant U1 trips, brings brownout to part of Meralco’s franchise area 

By Luzel L. Danganan

MANILA, March 17 (PNA) – The first unit of the Mariveles Coal Power Plant, which has an installed capacity of 325.8 megawatts (MW), has tripped and brought power interruption to some of the Manila Electric Company’s (Meralco’s) franchise area on Tuesday.

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