BUTUAN CITY To ensure smooth implementation of the agencys advocacy and promotions, regional information officers of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) attended the two-day Communications Planning workshop held recently at TESDA Womens Center, Taguig City.
PAGADIAN CITY Civil Military Operations (CMO) officers from the 1st and 6th infantry battalions of the Philippine Army (PA) have attended the Public Affairs Seminar-Workshop held on July 16-18 at Farmers Haven in Dao, this city.
MANILA Thousands of basketball fans trooped at the Araneta Coliseum while others with no ticket patiently waited for delayed telecast only to find out that the scheduled charity tune-up game between the Gilas Pilipinas and NBA stars on Tuesday night have been downgraded to scrimmage game.
BACOLOD CITY The City of Bacolod and the Province of Negros Occidental will co-host the championships of the 5th Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon Jr. Open Boxing Tournament on October 8 to 12 at the Bacolod Arts, Youth and Sports (BAYS) Center.
DAVAO CITY The exciting 15th Jollibee Family Fun Run proceeds will be shared to the Adopt a Site project of the Davao City Water District (DCWD) slated on August 10 at 4 a.m. in an out-and-back course at the NCCC Mall Parking A in McArthur Highway, Matina here.
DAMASCUS As the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Fitr inches closer, the government is promoting low-cost bazaars on the streets of Damascus in an effort to alleviate some of the economic burdens facing a population that has suffered from almost four years of civil war.
RAFAH, Gaza Strip Panicking members of the al-Taweel family arrived at a school run by the UN Relief and Work Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) in the southern Gaza Strip town of Rafah on Monday after escaping from their house in the eastern part of the town.
MANILA The Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) on Wednesday said that the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) funds received by the agency supported peace and development initiatives in the Cordillera region-not rights abuses, contrary to media spins and allegations of certain groups.
MANILA In response to the claim of Senator Antonio Trillanes IV to "suspend the K to 12 Program" due to its "overly ambitious" nature, the Department of Education (DepEd on Tuesday issued a statement, stressing that the agency "remains steadfast in its commitment in the delivery of basic quality education for all Filipinos."
MANILA Realizing the value of a credible military air service, the Department of National Defense (DND) announced that P43.3 billion out of the P85.3 billion Revised AFP Modernization Fund was allocated to Philippine Air Force (PAF).