Puerto Princesa water district assures clean drinking water supply during rainy season

July 7, 2010 12:21 pm· Comments Off on Puerto Princesa water district assures clean drinking water supply during rainy season 

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, July 7 –- The Puerto Princesa City Water District (PPCWD) assured residents here Wednesday that preparations are being done to ensure clean drinking water supply during the rainy season.

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Disaster rescue response team ready in Palawan – Wescom

July 7, 2010 12:21 pm· Comments Off on Disaster rescue response team ready in Palawan – Wescom 

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, July 7 –- The Western Command (Wescom) said its Disaster Rescue Response Team (DRRT) is prepared for any eventualities in the province that might be caused by the rainy season.

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LTO nets 5 ‘wang-wangs,’ 10 fog lights in Cotabato, GenSan

July 7, 2010 12:21 pm· Comments Off on LTO nets 5 ‘wang-wangs,’ 10 fog lights in Cotabato, GenSan 

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, July 7 – Land Transportation Office (LTO) enforcers in Region 12 or Southwestern Mindanao have so far seized at least five illegally-installed sirens or “wang-wang” and 10 fog lights as part of its continuing campaign against their use by private motorists and some government officials and personnel in the region.

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RDCC-ARMM extends assistance to Sulu tornado victims

July 7, 2010 12:21 pm· Comments Off on RDCC-ARMM extends assistance to Sulu tornado victims 

CAMP SK PENDATUN, Maguindanao, July 7 – The Regional Disaster Coordinating Council in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (RDCC-ARMM) has sent emergency relief assistance to some 60 families whose houses were swept away by a freak tornado in Sulu Tuesday afternoon.

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Pampanga gov donates 6 patrol cars, 12 motorcycles to police authorities

July 7, 2010 12:21 pm· Comments Off on Pampanga gov donates 6 patrol cars, 12 motorcycles to police authorities 

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, July 7 -– Governor Lilia Pineda has donated six patrol cars and 12 motorcycles to the Pampanga Police Provincial Office (PPO) in an effort to enhance the law enforcement’s capability in maintaining peace and order in the province.

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JCI donates wheelchairs to Zambo city government

July 7, 2010 12:21 pm· Comments Off on JCI donates wheelchairs to Zambo city government 

ZAMBOANGA CITY, July 7 — The Junior Chamber International (JCI) Senate-Philippines, Inc. has donated three imported wheelchairs to Zamboanga city government.

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Marshall Islands-flagged ship hijacked in Gulf of Aden: statement

July 7, 2010 12:21 pm· Comments Off on Marshall Islands-flagged ship hijacked in Gulf of Aden: statement 

SANAA, July 7 — Somali pirates hijacked a Marshall Islands-flagged ship in the Gulf of Aden, Yemeni Interior Ministry said Tuesday.

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U.S. Justice Department sues Arizona over tough immigration law

July 7, 2010 12:21 pm· Comments Off on U.S. Justice Department sues Arizona over tough immigration law 

LOS ANGELES, July 7 — The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday filed a lawsuit against Arizona over its tough immigration law.

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UN achievements "are remarkable," British Queen says

July 7, 2010 12:21 pm· Comments Off on UN achievements "are remarkable," British Queen says 

UNITED NATIONS, July 7 — Britain's Queen Elizabeth II said here Tuesday that "the achievements of the United Nations are remarkable."

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World Heritage Committee to inscribe new sites on UNESCO's list

July 7, 2010 12:21 pm· Comments Off on World Heritage Committee to inscribe new sites on UNESCO's list 

PARIS, July 7 — The World Heritage Committee will consider inscribing new sites on UNESCO's World Heritage List when it gathers states parties in Brazil, from 25 July to 3 August, according to a Tuesday statement by the Paris-based UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.

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