Fri, 24 Sep 2021

Philippine Times

Section

28.2 million Philippine students enrol for 2021/22 school year

MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines Department of Education has credited parents and learners for their support for learning continuity amidst ...


J-K: Union Minister urges banks for financial inclusion

Ganderbal (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 21 (ANI): Laying emphasis on financial inclusion programmes, the Union Minister of State for ...


MoS Finance lauds performance of financial sector in J-K

Ganderbal (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 21 (ANI): Union Minister of State (MoS) for Finance Dr Bhagwat Kishanrao Karad lauded ...


Innovation continued despite COVID-19: New UN report

Despite the economic devastation wrought by COVID-19, the new technology sector continued to thrive and prosper last year, the UN's ...


Rugby gains popularity among girls in Kashmir

Kashmir (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 20 (ANI): Rugby is gaining popularity among girls in Kashmir and is witnessing a ...


Boxing great Pacquiao to run for Philippines presidency

Manila [Philippines], September 19 (ANI): Philippine boxing legend and politician Manny Pacquiao on Sunday announced his plan to run for ...


Voter's ID not required to access LGU services: DILG

MANILA - The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) on Friday reminded local government units (LGUs) that a ...


US CDC panel endorses Pfizer booster shot for elderly

WASHINGTON - A US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) advisory panel on Thursday endorsed booster doses of the ...


Caraga gets more Covid-19 vax

BUTUAN CITY - The Caraga received more coronavirus vaccines Thursday, a huge boost to the free vaccination rollout as the ...


14-day movement restriction up in Siargao town

BUTUAN CITY - The municipality of San Benito in Siargao Island, Surigao del Norte is imposing a 14-day restriction of ...


BRP Antonio Luna holds chemical attack defense drills

MANILA - The Philippine Navy (PN)'s second guided-missile frigate, the BRP Antonio Luna, has demonstrated its capability to protect its ...


International

Section

Canary Islands eruption destroys 100 homes, 5500 forced to flee

LAS PALMAS, Canary Islands: Lava flowing from the first volcanic eruption in 50 years on Spain's Canary Islands destroyed some ...

Official: Tigers, lions at National Zoo expected to recover from Covid

WASHINGTON D.C.: Tigers and lions at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington, which were infected last week with COVID-19, are ...

At auction, first printing of U.S. Constitution could see $20 million

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Auction house Sotheby's announced that it will auction a rare first-edition printed copy of the ...

Philippine boxing champion Pacquiao to announce run for presidency

MANILA, Philippines: Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao has announced that he will run for president of the Philippines next year, criticizing ...

Immigrants in U.S. capital protest in bid to become American citizens

BROOKLYN, N.Y. - Thousands of U.S. immigrants and their allies rallied Tuesday in Washington, D.C., to demand that Congress include ...

California trees, homes wrapped in aluminum to protect from wildfires

MEYERS, California: Contractor Martin Diky said that he panicked when a wildfire began advancing toward his mountain house in Meyers, ...

Manila

Section

Philippine boxing champion Pacquiao to announce run for presidency

MANILA, Philippines: Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao has announced that he will run for president of the Philippines next year, criticizing ...

28.2 million Philippine students enrol for 2021/22 school year

MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines Department of Education has credited parents and learners for their support for learning continuity amidst ...

ADB trims India 2021 growth outlook to 10 pc

Manila [The Philippines], September 22 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Wednesday downgraded its 2021 economic growth outlook for ...

J-K: Union Minister urges banks for financial inclusion

Ganderbal (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 21 (ANI): Laying emphasis on financial inclusion programmes, the Union Minister of State for ...

MoS Finance lauds performance of financial sector in J-K

Ganderbal (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], September 21 (ANI): Union Minister of State (MoS) for Finance Dr Bhagwat Kishanrao Karad lauded ...

Watch latest videos

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Philippine Times.

More Information
28
Fair in Science Garden

Business

Section
Sold gains on U.S. stock markets, key indices climb more than 1%

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the United States rallied on Thursday."This is a follow-on rally from a very ...


Netflix seeks to lure Kenyan customers with free plan

NAIROBI, Kenya: Netflix is offering viewers in Kenya a no-charge option, with one-fourth of the content platform's television shows and ...


Shell to push for increase in production of low polluting jet fuel

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands: Royal Dutch Shell has made a major commitment to manufacture low carbon emissions aviation fuel over the next ...


Stocks in Asia on the rise< Australian market gains more than 1%

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia forged ahead on Thursday as fears over an imminent collapse of China's largest ...


AstraZeneca to locate new facility in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland: AstraZeneca will build a manufacturing facility in Dublin at a cost of $360 million.The new plant will employ ...


Lawmaker concerned American purchase of JetBlue means higher fares

WASHINGTON, D.C.: U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal has written to the Transport Department, warning that a partnership between American Airlines and ...


Movie Review

Hotel Review

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 ...