Professional underwater photographers/writers impart their professional experiences at the DRT Philippines Show 2015

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150910200156Long-time diver/photographer/writer from the United States Andrew Marriott (left) shares his diving experiences during the Dive Resort Travel (DRT) Philippines Show 2015 press conference held at the SM Megatrade Hall, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City on Thursday (Sept. 10, 2015). Professional underwater photographers/writers, underwater cinematographers, ocean advocates, technical divers, and marine biologists from nine countries are set to impart their professional experiences to Filipino enthusiasts, marine conservationists, and the general public at the DRT Philippines Show 2015 set at the SM Megatrade Hall, SM Megamall on Sept. 11-13, 2015. Among others in photo are, Professional Photographers/Writers Scott Gutsy Tuason of the Philippines, Mike Batrick of USA, Jerome Kim of Korea, and Imran Ahmad of Singapore. (PNA photo by Ben Briones)
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International dive experts gather in Manila for biggest dive event

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150910193511Photos show (from left) Photographer/Writer/Ocean Advocate Amanda Cotton of the United States; Tourism Development Sector/Market Development Group Officer-in-Charge Director Verna Covar-Buensuceso of the Department of Tourism (DOT); Photographer/Writer Andrew Marriott of the US; and Photographer/Writer Scott Gutsy Tuazon of the Philippines exchanging views during the Dive Resort Travel (DRT) Philippines Show 2015 press conference held at the SM Megatrade Hall, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City on Thursday (Sept. 10, 2015). Professional underwater photographers/writers, underwater cinematographers, ocean advocates, technical divers, and marine biologist from nine countries are set to impart their professional experiences to Filipino enthusiasts, marine conservationists, and the general public at the DRT Philippines Show 2015 on Sept. 11-13, 2015 to be held at the 5th Floor of the SM Megatrade Hall, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City. (PNA photos by Ben Briones & Joey Razon)
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Exchange Visit of ASEAN and Korea Media People

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150910183815Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Assistant Secretary Elizardo de Layola (3rd from left) briefs the delegates of the 2015 Exchange Visit of ASEAN and Korea Media People on the Philippines News Agency (PNA) operations during their tour of the PNA editorial offices at the 2nd Floor of the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) Bldg., Visayas Ave., Quezon City on Thursday (Sept. 10. 2015). Also in photo are (from left) Director Danilo S. Jamora of the News and Information Bureau (NIB); Lilybeth G. Ison, PNA managing editor; and NIB Assistant Director Efren B. Santelices. (PNA photos by Marvie A. Lloren)
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Dive Resort Travel (DRT) Philippines Show 2015

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150910184918Tourism Development Sector/Market Development Group Officer-in-Charge Director Verna Covar-Buensuceso of the Department of Tourism (left) answers questions during the Dive Resort Travel (DRT) Philippines Show 2015 Press Conference held at the SM Megatrade Hall, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City on Thursday (Sept. 10, 2015). DRT Philippines Show 2015, envisioned to be the first and biggest international dive event in the country, is set at SM Megatrade Hall on Sept. 11-13, 2015). (PNA photos by Ben Briones)
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House Appropriations Committee hearing on the proposed PhP2.826-B budget of the OP and its attached agencies for 2016

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150910174748Executive Secretary Paquito N. Ochoa Jr. (left) replies to a question from Davao City Rep. Isidro Ungab (extreme right), chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, during the hearing on the proposed PhP2.826-billion budget of the Office of the President (OP) and its attached agencies for 2016 at the House of Representatives in Quezon City on Thursday (Sept. 10, 2015). (PNA photos by Jess M. Escaros Jr.)
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Briefing on the Philippine Media Situation and Functions of the Presidential Communications and Operations Office

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150910164329Director Tito Cruz (left) of the Bureau of Broadcast Services (BBS) gives a Briefing on the Philippine Media Situation and Functions of the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) during the 2015 Exchange Visit of ASEAN and Korea Media People on Thursday (Sept. 10, 2015 held at the 3rd Floor, Philippine Information Agency (PIA) Bldg., Visayas Ave., Quezon City. (PNA photos by Marvie A. Lloren)
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37th AMAF Meeting delegates and guests enjoy watching Sindaw Philippines Performing Arts Guild presentation

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150910161828Delegates and guests from the members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) enjoy watching the performance of the Sindaw Philippines Performing Arts Guild during the opening ceremony of the 37th Meeting of the ASEAN Ministers of Agriculture and Forestry (AMAF) on Thursday (Sept. 10, 2015) at The Peninsula Manila in Makati City. (PNA photos by Jess M. Escaros Jr.)
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