ECC holds awareness campaign in Laoag City

October 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on ECC holds awareness campaign in Laoag City 

LAOAG CITY, Oct 28 — The Employees Compensation Commission (ECC) on Wednesday gathered over 120 participants from this city for a one-day seminar that will strengthen its advocacy campaign in promoting workers’ welfare.

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President Aquino signs law on metallurgical engineering practice

October 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on President Aquino signs law on metallurgical engineering practice 

MANILA, Oct. 22 — President Benigno S. Aquino III has signed into law the bill regulating the practice of metallurgical engineering in the country.

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Yap: Let Filipino farmers compete in global market

September 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on Yap: Let Filipino farmers compete in global market 

By Angeline Valencia

TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol, Sept. 27 (PNA) — Filipino farmers have to be prepared for the Asean Economic Community that includes lifting of quantitative rice import restrictions by July 2017.

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House committee approves bill allowing Malampaya fund to finance energy infrastructure

June 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on House committee approves bill allowing Malampaya fund to finance energy infrastructure 

By Sammy F. Martin

MANILA, June 1 (PNA) — The House Committee on Energy on Monday approved a measure authorizing the use of the Malampaya fund to finance the rehabilitation or replacement of energy infrastructure damaged or in danger of being damaged because of natural and man-made calamities.

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SC defends JDF

January 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on SC defends JDF 

By Perfecto T. Raymundo

MANILA, Jan. 22 (PNA) — The Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday defended the Judiciary Development Fund (JDF), saying that it is what they use to augment the scant resources of the Judiciary.

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Upgrade and revision of National Apprenticeship Program pushed

January 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on Upgrade and revision of National Apprenticeship Program pushed 

MANILA, Jan. 16 — Government must sustain and upgrade its programs providing skills and opportunities to the country’s youth as the backbone of national development, lawmakers said.

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