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PESO facilitates hiring of personnel for soon-to-open shopping mall in Zambo City

ZAMBOANGA CITY, July 24 (PNA) -– The Public Employment Service Office (PESO) has scheduled a one-day job screening and interview for various positions for the soon-to-open KCC Mall de Zamboanga…

Tublay town: Pilot for organic agriculture

By Jojo Lamaria LA TRINIDAD, BENGUET, July 24 (PNA) -– The municipality of Tublay is aiming to get high end markets in Metro Manila to encourage more farmers practice organic…

Calinog mayor cites ‘bogus’ IPs behind Jalaur dam opposition

ILOILO CITY, July 24 (PNA) — Calinog Mayor Alex Centena cited some outsiders who claimed themselves as Indigenous Peoples (IPs) to be those opposing the construction of P11.2-billion Jalaur River…

Fossils of rhinoceros, artifacts found in Kalinga’s upland town

By Villamor Visaya Jr TABUK CITY, Kalinga, July 24 (PNA)-Local officials are upbeat on the tourism prospects in the province as National Museum scientists, archaeologists and researchers have recently found…

Lapu-Lapu City to be rebranded as ‘Historic Resort City’

LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu, July 24 (PNA) — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Paz Radaza said the city, one of the country’s tourist destinations, will be rebranded as the “Historic Resort City” with…

Aerospace industry discloses roadmap

MANILA, July 24 (PNA) — The country’s aerospace industry has presented their roadmaps during the 9th Trade and Industry (TID) Updates in Makati City Thursday. As presented by the Aerospace…

EU, ASEAN call for swift investigation into MH17 crash

BRUSSELS, July 24 (PNA/Xinhua) — The ministers from the European Union (EU) and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Wednesday called for a “swift, full and thorough, transparent and…

DOST, NAST recognize 2014 outstanding Filipino scientists, engineers, innovators

By Jade D. Miguel MANILA, July 24 (PNA) — The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and the National Academy of Science and Technology, Philippines (NAST PHL) on Thursday awarded…

Palace confident of luring more investments into PHL

By Leslie D. Venzon MANILA, July 24 (PNA) — Malacanang has expressed confidence that foreign investments will continue to flow into the country, encouraged by the growing economy. Presidential Communications…

President Aquino remains on the right track, PCCI chief says

By Kris M. Crismundo MANILA, July 24 (PNA) — President Benigno Aquino III remains on the right track of his goal of “matuwid na daan,” the Philippine Chamber of Commerce…

Osmena says Cabinet members show they are transparent on DAP

By Jelly F. Musico MANILA, July 24 (PNA) – Senator Sergio Osmena III said the show of force of the Aquino Cabinet members in the Senate inquiry on the Disbursement…

Cebu City Council asks inventor to submit proposal for magnet-run monorail

CEBU CITY, July 22 (PNA) — The Cebu City council has asked an inventor to submit a formal proposal for a magnet-driven elevated monorail mass transport system for the city….

Aklan tourism office to showcase first indigenous food festival

KALIBO, Aklan, July 23 (PNA) — The Aklan Provincial Tourism Office is promoting the forthcoming first ‘Tinuom’ Festival of Madalag town. Roselle Ruiz of the provincial tourism office said Wednesday…

Peso, PSEi post improvements on better investors’ sentiment

By Joann Santiago MANILA, July 23 (PNA) — Both the Philippine peso and the local bourse posted gains Wednesday on the back of improving investors’ sentiment in the region. The…

Luzon reserve to stabilize at 768 MW on Thursday – NGCP

By Juzel L. Danganan MANILA, July 23 (PNA) — The Luzon grid’s reserve will stabilize at 768 megawatts (MW) on Thursday, according to the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines…