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Zambales school-based PESOs institutionalized

Posted on December 21, 2014 at 11:01 pm
Zambales school-based PESOs institutionalized
CITY OF SAN FERNANDO - All school-based Public Employment Service Offices (PESOs) in Zambales have been institutionalized, the Department of Labor and Employment in Central Luzon (DOLE 3) said. DOLE regional director Ana Dione reported to Labor Secretary Baldoz that 12 tertiary schools, including technical-vocational schools, recently signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the DOLE at the People’s Park in Iba town. Vice Governor-Provincial... 

Stop child mendicancy – DSWD

Posted on December 21, 2014 at 11:01 pm
Stop child mendicancy – DSWD
CITY OF SAN FERNANDO – Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Secretary Corazon Juliano-Soliman urged the public to make this Christmas season safe for children by refraining from giving any amount of money to those caroling on the streets. Children begging for alms in the guise of caroling on the streets are a common scene this holiday season. DSWD and the Council for the Welfare of Children (CWC), an attached agency of the Department... 

The Medical City Clark vows specialized health services

Posted on December 19, 2014 at 1:03 am
The Medical City Clark vows specialized health services
CLARK FREEPORT — Equipped with the most-advanced medical and diagnostic technology, The Medical City or TMC Clark has vowed to provide specialized health care with its certified physicians and state-of-the-art equipment. According to TMC officials led by Evelyn “Ebong” Luciano Yumul, the medical center is committed to offer orthopedics, ophthalmology, otolaryngology (ENT), radiology, pathology, hematology/oncology, endocrinology, physical... 

Angeles City employees to receive P10K bonus

Posted on December 19, 2014 at 1:02 am
Angeles City employees  to receive P10K bonus
ANGELES CITY – Plantilla personnel of the city government will receive an additional P10,000 Productivity Enhancement Incentive (PEI) bonus before Christmas. The additional bonus came after Mayor Edgardo Pamintuan approved Supplemental Budget No. 3, ordained by the Angeles City Council during a Special Session on Wednesday. “Our permanent, co-terminus, contractual and casual employees deserve this additional productivity bonus especially those... 

SM mall expansion project turns ‘Gapo into ‘Green City’

Posted on December 19, 2014 at 1:01 am
SM mall expansion project  turns ‘Gapo into ‘Green City’
OLONGAPO CITY – SM Prime Holdings Inc., the property development firm of business tycoon Henry Sy, signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with the Olongapo City government for the construction of a modern and environment friendly shopping complex within the vicinity of Marikit Park here. Olongapo City Mayor Rolen Paulino signed the agreement with SM Prime Holdings Inc. Executive Vice President Jeffrey Lim in a simple ceremony held recently at... 

DAR Bataan grants wine processing center to cooperative

Posted on December 19, 2014 at 1:01 am
DAR Bataan grants wine processing center to cooperative
DINALUPIHAN, Bataan – Bataan Provincial Agrarian Reform Officer Engr. Eric San Luis said they have granted a P350,000-bignay wine processing center to the Tanato Multi-Purpose Cooperative from Balanga City. He said the bidding process for the project has already been concluded. Senior Agrarian Reform Program Officer Norma S. Evangelista said the funding of the project came from DAR Central Office-BARBO. San Luis presented to Headline Gitnang... 

Elderly, orphans overjoyed after receiving gift packs from CDC

Posted on December 19, 2014 at 1:01 am
Elderly, orphans overjoyed after receiving gift packs from CDC
CLARK FREEPORT – The state-owned Clark Development Corporation (CDC) has successfully completed its third and last leg of gift-giving activities, which have benefited at least 103 orphans and elderly from two home care shelters in the cities of San Fernando and Angeles. CDC External Affairs Department (EAD) Manager Angelo “Sonny” Lopez Jr. said 43 more orphans staying at Duyan ni Maria Children’s Home of Angeles City Inc. were overjoyed after... 

Training program to promote CSR among Subic locators

Posted on December 19, 2014 at 1:01 am
Training program to promote CSR among Subic locators
SUBIC BAY FREEPORT ZONE - A 2-day training program dubbed CSR 101 will be held here to promote the practice of corporate social responsibility (CSR) among locators in this Freeport zone and businesses nearby. The program will be held on January 21 to 22, 2015 at Subic Holiday Villas. In a press briefing on Wednesday here, SBMA PRD Manager Armie Carvajal Llamas said CSR 101 aims to enhance the awareness, understanding, and promote the practice of CSR... 

HAU prof attends 2 int’l conferences

Posted on December 19, 2014 at 1:01 am
HAU prof attends 2 int’l conferences
ANGELES CITY - A professor from the Holy Angel University (HAU) recently attended two international conferences. Dr. Arturo Mariano Figueroa, program coordinator of the Graduate School of Engineering, served as the Philippine representative at the “Workshop on Recent Trends and Future Perspectives on Bio-Fuel Production in Asia” held in Kasetsart University in Bangkok, Thailand. Dr. Figueroa presented a technical research paper entitled Design... 

Morales: Open Dau-Clark gate to ease traffic woes

Posted on December 17, 2014 at 8:03 pm
Morales: Open Dau-Clark gate to ease traffic woes
MABALACAT CITY — Mayor Marino “Boking” Morales is urging the Clark Development Corporation (CDC) to open the Dau-Clark Gate along Mabalacat Road of the Freeport zone to decongest Barangay Dau, the city’s central business district. Morales, along with the city council, made the appeal through a resolution. Morales said the reopening of the Dau-Clark Gate, which was then extensively used during the time of the Americans at the former US-run...