President Aquino presents the Outstanding Employer of the Year Award to THICI Chairman Kenichi Mori

March 26, 2011 7:27 pm· Comments Off on President Aquino presents the Outstanding Employer of the Year Award to THICI Chairman Kenichi Mori 

President Benigno S. Aquino III presents the Outstanding Employer of the Year Award to Tsuneishi Heavy Industries (Cebu) Inc. (THICI) Chairman Kenichi Mori during the Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) 16th Anniversary and Investorsí Recognition Night at the World Trade Center in Pasay City on Thursday night (March 24, 2011). THICI is a leading medium-sized shipbuilder in the world. Shipbuilding, ship repair and manufacturing of out-fittings for ships and vessels constitute the main business of the company. Also in the photo are PEZA Director-General Lilia de Lima and Trade and Industry Secretary Gregory Domingo. (Photo by: Benhur Arcayan/Malacañang Photo Bureau/PNA)
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PBA Commissioner Salud receives father’s championship belt award from WBC

March 26, 2011 8:37 am· Comments Off on PBA Commissioner Salud receives father’s championship belt award from WBC 

Renowned international boxing referee Bruce McTavish (left) presents the World Boxing Council (WBC) championship belt to PBA Commissioner Chito Salud (center) on Friday (March 25, 2011) at the PBA office in Quezon City. The championship belt was awarded by WBC president Don Jose Sulaiman as a tribute to the late Atty. Rodrigo L. Salud, the founding WBC secretary general. At right is columnist Ronnie Nathanielsz. (PNA photo courtesy of PBA)

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UST honors UNESCO Director General Irina Bokova

March 26, 2011 8:34 am· Comments Off on UST honors UNESCO Director General Irina Bokova 

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Director-General Irina Bokova (left photo) delivers her address of acceptance following the conferment of the University of Santo Tomas Quadricentennial Golden Cross Award upon her on Friday (March 25, 2011) at the UST Medicine Building in Manila. Right photo shows (from left) Commission on Higher Education (CHED) chairman Dr. Patricia Licuanan, Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio “Sonny” B. Coloma and Rev. Fr. Florentino A. Bolo Jr. O.P., UST secretary general. (PNA photos by Louie L. Iglesias)
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UST confers Golden Cross Award and Citation on UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova

March 26, 2011 8:32 am· Comments Off on UST confers Golden Cross Award and Citation on UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova 

Director-General Irina Bokova of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is conferred the University of Santo Tomas Quadricentennial Golden Cross Award and a citation (right photo) by UST Rector Father Rolando De La Rosa, O.P., on Friday (March 25, 2011) at the Medicine Building in UST Campus. (PNA photos by Louie L. Iglesias)
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Measures to prevent summer diseases discussed at CNEX Forum

March 26, 2011 8:26 am· Comments Off on Measures to prevent summer diseases discussed at CNEX Forum 

Dr. Manuel Mapue (left), Medical Specialist IV of the Department of Health’s National Epidemiology Center, talks about summer diseases and how to prevent them during the Communication and News Exchange (CNEX) Forum at the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) Conference Room in Quezon City Friday (March 25, 2011). Also in photo (counterclockwise from right) are Director Honorata Catibog and Medical Officer VII Rosalie Paje of the DOH Family Health Office; Director Alumanda M. Dela Rosa and Ms. Roda Leonin of the Philippine Nuclear Research Institute (PNRI); and Director Nilo A. Mamaclay of PIA Regional Operations Division. The CNEX Forum is a weekly briefing and discussion with government media sponsored by PIA in cooperation with the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO). (PNA photo by Gil S. Calinga)
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