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Philippine Department of Energy preparing for low carbon scenario

QUEZON CITY, Philippines, Nov. 25 (PIA) - The Department of Energy (DOE) is preparing for a low carbon scenario as ...


CTG member killed in Surigao City shootout

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Nov. 27 -- Ignacio M. Arevalo alias "Tukoy," 59 years old, a member of the ...


MMDA opens another emergency bike repair station at EDSA

PASIG CITY, Nov. 27 (PIA) - The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) opened on Thursday another bike repair station conveniently ...


Organic agriculture in Caraga region on rising trend

BUTUAN CITY, Nov. 27 -- Organic agriculture in Caraga Region is now gaining ground with the support of the Department ...


CagVal's economy is predominantly services-based

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Nov. 27 (PIA) - - Cagayan Valley region is basically a service-based region as reflected on the ...


GSIS head office to close on Dec. 2 in observance of Pasay Day

CALOOCAN CITY, Nov. 27 (PIA) -- The head office of the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) located in Pasay City, ...


PCIC releases P347 million in indemnity

QUEZON CITY, Nov. 27 (PIA) -- The Philippine Crop Insurance Corporation (PCIC) has released some P347 million to help rebuild ...


PH legislators, CVF Ambassador urge creation of Parliamentary League

CALOOCAN CITY, Nov. 27 (PIA) -- Senate President Vicente Sotto III, House Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco, Deputy Speaker and ...


Butuan youth launches relief drive for typhoon victims in Luzon

BUTUAN CITY, Nov. 27 (PIA) -- With thousands of families in Luzon left distressed in the aftermath of typhoons Rolly ...


NEDA hopeful Zambo economy to 'bounce back'

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Nov 26 (PIA) - Given the pandemic and its effect to the regional economy in Zamboanga Peninsula, the ...


Most wanted persons, drug peddler nab in Caraga

BUTUAN CITY, Nov. 27 - As the Police Regional Office (PRO)-13 continues to intensify its campaign against wanted persons and ...


International

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Philippine rebels still recruiting children as fighters, says report

PASIG CITY, Philippines, Nov. 26 -- The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Thursday reported that a total of ...

UNICEF to distribute two billion Covid-19 vaccines next year

The UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) is working with more than 350 partners, including major airlines, shipping lines and logistics associations ...

Ivanka Trump could become embroiled in father's tax-avoidance schemes

If you're a fan of TV crime procedurals, you've no doubt seen shows where detectives interrogate two suspects detained in ...

Shattered Iraq once again prepares for elections

As authorities in Iraq continue to operate "in the eye of multiple storms", international support remains essential for resolving ongoing ...

19-year old IAF cadet and flight instructor die in light plane crash

TEL AVIV, Israel - Two Israel Air Force personnel have been killed in a light plane crash in Southern Israel.The ...

White House formally engages in transition to Biden presidency

WASHINGTON, DC - The General Services Administration has ascertained that President-elect Joe Biden is the "apparent winner" of the November ...

Manila

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Philippine rebels still recruiting children as fighters, says report

PASIG CITY, Philippines, Nov. 26 -- The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Thursday reported that a total of ...

Philippine Department of Energy preparing for low carbon scenario

QUEZON CITY, Philippines, Nov. 25 (PIA) - The Department of Energy (DOE) is preparing for a low carbon scenario as ...

Muntinlupa Ordinance waives tax penalties until Dec. 29

QUEZON CITY, November 27 (PIA) --- The Muntinlupa City Government has waived the penalties for late payment of business taxes ...

CTG member killed in Surigao City shootout

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Nov. 27 -- Ignacio M. Arevalo alias "Tukoy," 59 years old, a member of the ...

MMDA opens another emergency bike repair station at EDSA

PASIG CITY, Nov. 27 (PIA) - The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) opened on Thursday another bike repair station conveniently ...

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Investors in Asia divided over markets direction, dollar slides

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Asian stock markets were mixed on Friday, and movements limited with Wall Street closed for the ...


5,400 booths subscribed for annual China-Asean Expo

Aerial photo taken on Nov. 26, 2020 shows the view of Nanning International Convention and Exhibition Center and the neighboring ...


World stocks steady, U.S. markets closed for holiday

LONDON, UK - Global stocks were mixed slightly weaker, trading on low volumes on Thursday, with U.S. markets closed for ...


Australian stocks fall while Aussie dollar soars

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - The Australian stock exchange was the lone ranger, selling off on Thursday, while the rest of ...


Beijing and Taipei doing good trade despite diplomatic differences

BEIJING, China, November 26 (ANI): Despite the growing disquiet between Taipei against Beijing, Chinese technology companies have increased orders for ...


China designates special status for Irish whiskey and Irish cream

DUBLIN, Ireland - Irish whiskey and Irish cream have been given a boost by their special designation by one of ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...