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PhlPost reintroduces letter-writing to celebrate World Post Day

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna Oct19 (PNA) – To commemorate World Post Day, the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) in partnership with the Department of Education, Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino and SM Supermalls…

DOT-Bicol ready with special services for APEC delegates

By Danny O. Calleja LEGAZPI CITY, Oct. 19 (PNA) –- The Department of Tourism (DOT) regional office for Bicol here has prepared special treats for delegates in the forthcoming Asia-Pacific…

Party-list to lead Oktubafest 2014 activities

By Roel T. Amazona TACLOBAN CITY, Oct. 19 (PNA) — The An Waray Party-list will spearhead once again the Oktubafest, an event that highlights tuba, a popular traditional coconut wine…

Cityland Inc. gets SEC nod for P1.8-B debt paper sale

By Leslie D. Venzon MANILA, Oct. 19 (PNA) — Cityland Incorporated has secured approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to sell P1.8 billion worth of short-term commercial papers…

DOH teams up with WHO to combat Ebola virus disease – Palace

By Jelly F. Musico MANILA, Oct. 19 (PNA) – In line with the directive of President Benigno Aquino III, the Department of Health (DOH) has teamed up with the World…

New, wider lava flow seen coming down from Mayon crater

By Nancy Ibo Mediavillo LEGAZPI CITY, Oct. 19 (PNA) — A wider lava flow was seen early Sunday morning coming out of the Mayon Volcano, Ed Laguerta, Philippine Institute of…

Cagayan Museum, Historical Research Center opens new exhibit

By Leilanie G. Adriano TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Oct 18 (PNA) –A replica of the Callao caves, a favorite tourist destination in Cagayan province which houses a seven-chamber of white limestone…

Belenismo sa Tarlac to open next month

By Azer N. Parrocha MANILA, Oct 18 (PNA) — The province of Tarlac’s annual Christmas-themed event, the Belenismo sa Tarlac: The Art of Making Belens is set to open to…

Megaworld subsidiary ventures into P1-B residential project in Bacolod, Talisay cities

By Nanette L. Guadalquiver BACOLOD CITY, Oct 18 (PNA) — Suntrust Properties Inc. entered into a P1-billion joint venture agreement with the Lacson family for the development of an integrated…

Industrial park in south Cebu to generate 20,000 jobs

CEBU CITY, Oct. 18 (PNA) — A new 36-hectare industrial park in the City of Naga in southern Cebu is expected to generate at least 20,000 jobs, an official said….

MIAA: Integration of terminal fee into airline tickets to ‘push through’ next month

By Azer N. Parrocha MANILA, Oct 18 (PNA) — The Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) on Saturday confirmed that without further delay, the integration of the Php550 terminal fee into…

Palace says DOJ’s inquiry on Binays within its mandate

MANILA, Oct. 18 (PNA) — The Palace said it supports the investigation being done by the Department of Justice on the alleged ill-gotten wealth of the Binay family noting that…

President Aquino to lead 70th anniversary of Leyte Landing

MANILA, Oct. 18 (PNA) — President Benigno S. Aquino III will lead Monday the 70th anniversary of the Leyte Landing that liberated the country from Japanese rule, the Palace said…

Palace welcomes planned training of local health workers to fend off Ebola virus

MANILA, Oct. 18 (PNA) — Malacanang welcomed the plan training by foreign experts of the Filipino health workers as nations step up their defenses against Ebola virus. It was reported…

Ebola outbreak threatens global economy: WB head

PARIS, Oct. 18 (PNA/Xinhua) — World Bank (WB) boss, Jim Yong Kim, rang the alarming bell of Ebola outbreak which left thousands of victims in West Africa and risk to…