Sun, 20 Sep 2020

PCOO to launch 'Gramo Dos: Unipormado' anti-narco docu sequel

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 20 (PIA) -- The Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO), in partnership with the Radio Television Malacanang (RTVM) ...

62IB troops seize NPA arms cache in Moises Padilla

ILOILO CITY, Sept. 20 (PIA) -- The Army's 62nd Infantry Battalion seized CPP-NPA Terrorist's arms cache containing 12 various firearms ...

PH chairs ASEAN TVET Council 2020-2022

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 20 (PIA) -- The Philippines is the inaugural Chair of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) ...

Phil. Army recovers M14 rifle in Abra town

MALIBCONG, Abra, Sep. 19 (PIA) - The operating troops of the 24thInfantry Battalion (IB) of the Philippine Army recovered an ...

Doctors who work inside the law have nothing to fear ? NPA

"The NPA, guided by Section 179(2) of the Constitution of South Africa which empowers the NPA to institute criminal proceedings ...

Sarangani fights COVID-19 with new unified tracing system

ALABEL, Sarangani, Sept.19- Sarangani recently institutionalized a unified contact tracing system that Governor Steve Chiongbian Solon initiated as a proactive ...

DOH-10 bats for Malaria control amid COVID-19 pandemic

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Sept. 17 (PIA) - With the rising cases of Malaria in some regions and countries, the ...

BFAR calls for scholarship applicants

SAN FERNANDO City, Sept. 19 (PIA) -- The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) is now accepting applicants for ...

LMP prexy donates automated payment machines to LGUs, NGAs

ILOCOS SUR, Sept. 19 (PIA) - League of the Municipalities of the Philippines National President and Narvacan, Ilocos Sur Mayor ...

BIR assures Senate of full support for FIST Bill

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 19 (PIA) -- The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) has assured senators of its full support for ...

DOJ works double time on cases of drug-related deaths

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 19 (PIA) -- The Department of Justice ( DOJ) is working double-time in its review of cases ...

PH, UN working on human rights joint program

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 19 (PIA) -- The Philippines has informed the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights and ...

DOH considers types of disabilities eligible for PWD ID application

Filipinos with permanent disability, medical condition visible or not, can apply for a Person With Disability (PWD) identification card as ...

Asia Album: Protecting oceans in Philippines, keeping them blue and clean

Volunteers and members of various government agencies collect rubbish along the coast of Manila Bay in Manila, the Philippines on ...

Tagalog News: Fisheries production sa BARMM tumaas ng 5%

LUNGSOD NG COTABATO, Set. 18 (PIA) -- Tumaas ng limang porsyento ang produksyon sa pangingisda sa Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in ...

2 Cabinet officials laud Baguio's effort in opening up economy

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 18 (PIA) - - Secretary Vince Dizon, National Action Plan Against COVID - 19 Deputy Chief Implementer ...

Abra opens tourists spots to locals only

BANGUED, Abra, Sept. 18(PIA) -- The province is now gradually opening its tourism sites to local tourists but health protocols ...

PBA picks Clark as bubble venue for season resumption

CLARK FREEPORT ZONE, Pampanga, Sept.18 (PIA) -- Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) has chosen Clark as official bubble venue for the ...

Gov't: Public should be discerning of fake news

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, Sept.18 (PIA) -- National government agencies remind the public to be wary of fake news.This ...

Army-LGU collaboration continues in fight vs insurgency

TALACOGON, Agusan del Sur, Sept. 18 - The municipality of San Luis, Agusan del Sur, together with the Army's 26th ...

Ind-Ra downgrades Indian banking outlook to negative for H2

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Sep 18 (ANI): India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) on Friday revised its outlook on the banking sector ...

ADB vows to be developing Asia's partner for recovery from Covid-19

Manila [The Philippines], Sep 18 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is committed to partnering with developing economies in Asia ...

QC LGU supports DILG's recruitment of more contract tracers

CALOCAN CITY, Sept. 18 (PIA) --The Quezon City government has welcomed the national government's recruitment of additional contact tracers to ...

AgNor makadawat og usa ka milyon gikan sa DOH

LUNGSOD NG BUTUAN, Setyembre 18 -- Usa ka kasabotan o Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) ang gitakdang pirmahan ni Gobernador Dale ...

Lanao del Norte leaders thankful for new PAMANA projects

ILIGAN CITY, Sep. 17 (PIA) - Leaders in Lanao del Norte province conveyed their gratitude to the national government for ...

DFA warns public against passport irregularities

PARAnAQUE CITY, Sept. 18 (PIA) --The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) warns the public against any form of passport irregularities, ...

PNP, PCCI launch 'Bayaning Pulis Foundation'

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 18 (PIA) --The Philippine National Police (PNP) and the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) launched ...

Philippines Denies Claim of Increased Police Drug-Related Killings

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's office Wednesday denied a claim made this month by the international rights group ...

Germany, France, UK Rebuke Beijing Over South China Sea

The United Kingdom, France and Germany have signed a joint note denouncing China's claims in the South China Sea, in ...

City mayor, British envoy sign 'Better Health Programme' MOU

ILOILO CITY, Sept. 18 (PIA) - Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Trenas and British Ambassador to the Philippines Daniel Pruce virtually ...

PIA chief encourages social media etiquette in govt workplaces

QUEZON CITY, September 18 (PIA) -- Philippine Information Agency (PIA) Director-General Ramon Cualoping III is encouraging his fellow government workers ...

PCSO donates medicines to MMDA

PASIG CITY, Sept. 18 (PIA) -- The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) today donated boxes of medicines to the Metropolitan ...

Nominations for 2020 Freedom of Information Awards now open

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 18 (PIA) -- Nominations are open for this year's annual FOI Awards being presented by the Presidential ...

Cebuano News: Hulyo 17 matag tuig gideklarang National Physiatry Day

TAGBILARAN CITY, Sept. 16 (PIA) -- Gideklarar ni Presidente Rodrigo Duterte ang Hulyo 17 matag tuig isip National Physiatry Day.Sa ...

Germany, France, U.K. Rebuke Beijing Over South China Sea

The United Kingdom, France and Germany have signed a joint note denouncing China's claims in the South China Sea, in ...

Tagalog News: Isolation Building sa bayan ng Bulalacao, pinasinayaan

Pinangunahan ni Gob. Humerlito A. Dolor (nasa gitna) ang seremonya ng ribbon cutting para sa pagpapasinaya ng Isolation Building ng ...

321 NPA supporters, members affirm allegiance to government

TALACOGON, Agusan del Sur, Sept. 17 - Some 321 former mass supporters and members of the New People's Army (NPA) ...

Metro Manila's One Hospital Command has served 3,200 patients so far

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 17 (PIA) -- The government's One Hospital Command Center (OHCC) has served a total of 3,200 patients ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1630 GMT, Sept. 19

SINGAPORE -- Singapore's Ministry of Health (MOH) reported 15 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total confirmed cases in ...

Around 200 cyclists join Rotaract's #EndPolio campaign advocacy

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Sept. 19 (PIA) - - - Around 200 cyclists from this province and Isabela join the Rotaract ...

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Trump's executive order to ban TikTok heading for the courts

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - TikTok has asked a federal judge in Washington to block the Trump administration from enacting a ban ...

Third consecutive day of losses for Nasdaq leads U.S. markets lower

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks wrapped up weekly losses for a third week in a row on Friday, ...

Nvidia promises to keep Arm brand, keep it neutral

Arm, the Cambridge-based microchip designer is a British tech success story. The firm designs software and semiconductors that are used ...

Stocks in Asia rise as U.S. dollar continues fall

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia broadly rose on Friday in a positive end to the week.The Australian bourse ...

Thai government considering partners other than China for Kra Canal

BANGKOK, Thailand - In a major blow to China, Thailand has claimed that many countries including India, the U.S., as ...

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The news that Japan and the UK have reached a trade agreement in principle was heralded by

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