PNP issues 300 radio units to Zamboanga Peninsula police

January 12, 2010 12:19 pm· Comments Off on PNP issues 300 radio units to Zamboanga Peninsula police 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Jan. 12 — Philippine National Police (PNP) Director-General Jesus Versoza has issued 300 units of radio transceivers to the Zamboanga Peninsula Police Office (ZPPO).

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S. Korean icebreaker begins first Antarctic voyage

January 12, 2010 12:19 pm· Comments Off on S. Korean icebreaker begins first Antarctic voyage 

SEOUL, Jan. 12 — The first South Korean dedicated icebreaker vessel set out Tuesday to explore waters off Antarctica and examine candidate sites for a second Korean research station on the frozen continent, the government said.

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Resumption of six-party talks not imminent: Seoul official

January 12, 2010 12:19 pm· Comments Off on Resumption of six-party talks not imminent: Seoul official 

By Lee Chi-dong

SEOUL, Jan. 12 — Long-stalled six-nation talks over North Korea's nuclear program are unlikely to be reconvened anytime soon despite Pyongyang's affirmation of its conditional willingness to rejoin the forum, partly because host China is in the process of replacing its top nuclear envoy, a senior South Korean government official said Tuesday.

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Cold weather causes three more deaths in Mexico

January 12, 2010 12:19 pm· Comments Off on Cold weather causes three more deaths in Mexico 

MEXICO CITY, Jan. 12 — Mexico reported three more deaths on Monday as freezing temperatures continue to wreak havoc across Latin America.

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Moderate quake jolts Honduras-Guatemala border

January 12, 2010 12:19 pm· 1 Comment 

MANAGUA, Jan. 12 — A moderate earthquake rattled the Honduran-Guatemalan border on Monday. There were no immediate reports of casualties, according to press reports monitored here.

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Govt to offer two economic zones to investors soon

January 12, 2010 12:19 pm· Comments Off on Govt to offer two economic zones to investors soon 

JAKARTA, Jan. 12 — The government has named two special economic zones as economic development hubs it will offer to investors this year, a chief economic minister said.

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Retail gasoline prices continue to soar in S. Korea

January 12, 2010 12:19 pm· Comments Off on Retail gasoline prices continue to soar in S. Korea 

SEOUL, Jan. 12 — Retail prices for gasoline in South Korea have soared over the past two weeks, due mainly to rising demand amid a cold snap, a state-run oil corporation said Tuesday.

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Global communications industry to turn green, sustainable within five years, says Bell Labs

January 12, 2010 12:19 pm· Comments Off on Global communications industry to turn green, sustainable within five years, says Bell Labs 

LONDON, Jan. 12 — The global communications industry will turn green and sustainable within five years, said Alcatel- Lucent's Bell Labs here Monday, when it announced the establishment of a global "Green Touch" consortium.

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PGMA with Jessica Cox, an armless Fil-American pilot

January 12, 2010 12:15 pm· Comments Off on PGMA with Jessica Cox, an armless Fil-American pilot 

President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo with Jessica Cox, an armless Fil-American pilot, during a courtesy call Monday (January 11) at Malacanang’s Music Room. (PNA/NIB B.Basug)
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More irrigation systems to boost agricultural productivity of Maguindanao – Teodoro

January 12, 2010 9:41 am· Comments Off on More irrigation systems to boost agricultural productivity of Maguindanao – Teodoro 

MANILA, Jan. 12 –In line with his poverty alleviation platform, Lakas-Kampi-CMD standard bearer Gilberto “Gibo” Teodoro, Jr. vowed to modernize and improve Maguindanao’s irrigation system once elected to the presidency in 2010.

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