(Nightlead) Aquino greets Muslims during Ramadhan observance

July 10, 2013 11:01 am· Comments Off on (Nightlead) Aquino greets Muslims during Ramadhan observance 

MANILA, July 9 — President Benigno S. Aquino III extended his greetings to Muslims communities as they observe Ramadhan, the holy month of the Islamic faith.

Read more

DOLE’s “My First Job” project to boost youth employment

July 10, 2013 11:01 am· Comments Off on DOLE’s “My First Job” project to boost youth employment 

By Josine Estuye

MANILA, July 9 (PNA) –- Institute for Labor Studies Executive Director Cynthia Cruz Tuesday said she is confident its pilot project under the 4-year Employment Facilitation for Inclusive Growth program will address the increasing number of unemployed youth in the country.

Read more

PPA posts P1.5-B net income in first 4 months

July 10, 2013 11:01 am· Comments Off on PPA posts P1.5-B net income in first 4 months 

MANILA, July 9 — The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) registered a decline in net income in the first four months of the year to P1.553 billion compared to P1.674 billion in the same period last year.

Read more

DepEd, Australian AID’s launch CITLE

July 10, 2013 11:01 am· Comments Off on DepEd, Australian AID’s launch CITLE 

MANILA, July 9 — Education officials in partnership with an Australian resource organization on Tuesday launched a special project that deals with the improvement of the whole school system.

Read more

Ombudsman orders filing of graft raps vs 5 ex-PAF officers, 2 contractors

July 10, 2013 11:01 am· Comments Off on Ombudsman orders filing of graft raps vs 5 ex-PAF officers, 2 contractors 

MANILA, July 9 — Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales has ordered the filing of graft charges against five former Philippine Air Force officers and two private contractors in connection with the irregular transaction of government projects of the Armed Forces of the Philippines Dental Service Center and 1351st Dental Clinic worth over P5 million.

Read more

Anti-RH advocates not in right venue — SC justices

July 10, 2013 11:01 am· Comments Off on Anti-RH advocates not in right venue — SC justices 

By Perfecto T. Raymundo

MANILA, July 9 (PNA) — Supreme Court justices Tuesday said the SC might not be the right venue for the grievances of the anti-Reproductive Health Law advocates.

Read more

Banner stories of Manila's leading newspapers, Wednesday, July 10, 2013

July 10, 2013 11:01 am· Comments Off on Banner stories of Manila's leading newspapers, Wednesday, July 10, 2013 

HEADLINE STORIES:

Read more

Typhoon Soulik may enter PAR before noon today

July 10, 2013 11:01 am· Comments Off on Typhoon Soulik may enter PAR before noon today 

MANILA, July 10 — Typhoon Soulik (international name) continues to intensify and slightly change its movement to west northwest almost near the boundary of Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR), the state weather bureau said on Wednesday.

Read more

PNP to conduct safety seminars for firecracker manufacturers

July 10, 2013 11:01 am· Comments Off on PNP to conduct safety seminars for firecracker manufacturers 

MANILA, July 10 — In a bid to reduce firecracker related injuries this coming holiday season, the Philippine National Police (PNP) announced that it is lining up safety seminars for members of fireworks industry.

Read more

OCD units in 7 regions alerted for 'Huaning'

July 10, 2013 11:01 am· Comments Off on OCD units in 7 regions alerted for 'Huaning' 

MANILA, July 10 — The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) on Wednesday alerted the Office of Civil Defense in areas that will be affected by typhoon "Huaning" (international code name: Soulik).

Read more

Next Page »