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SM Downtown holds bomb threat seminar

Posted on May 1, 2015 at 12:01 am
SM Downtown holds bomb threat seminar
CITY OF SAN FERNANDO – As part of SM’s continuous promotion in providing education and awareness to its front liners and partners about natural and man-made disasters, an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) Awareness and Bomb Threat Management Seminar was conducted at SM City San Fernando Downtown recently. The said seminar was facilitated by speaker Sr. Insp. Alipio Villavicencio, Platoon Leader of Explosive Ordinance Disposal (EOD). Other offices... 

Pacquaio-Mayweather fight at SM Clark

Posted on May 1, 2015 at 12:01 am
Pacquaio-Mayweather fight at SM Clark
CLARK FREEPORT – SM City Clark will hold a live screening of the Pacquiao-Mayweather fight on May 3. According to SMCK theatre manager Conrad Peregrino, the live screening will be shown at the mall’s six cinemas including IMAX. Ticket prices at the regular cinemas are at P700, while IMAX tickets are at P1,300. Interested viewers may call 045-499-0198 to 99 for more inquiries.• Charlene A. Cayabyab  Read More →

SM Olongapo conducts feeding program for kids

Posted on May 1, 2015 at 12:01 am
SM Olongapo conducts feeding program for kids
OLONGAPO CITY - Underprivileged kids from Barangay New Cabalan benefited from a feeding program conducted by SM Olongapo recently. “Our desire to give hope to children and families in the community by giving them the nourishment they need to make it through another day will not happen if not for the help of benevolent company like SM,” Barangay New Cabalan chairman Raffy Lim said in an interview. Through the efforts of SM City Olongapo, a total... 

Clark pushed as PH’s 2nd int’l gateway

Posted on April 30, 2015 at 12:03 am
Clark pushed as PH’s  2nd int’l gateway
CLARK FREEPORT – The chief executive officer of AirAsia has appealed to the Philippine government to make Clark as the second international gateway, describing it as a “jewel.” Tony Fernandes, in an interview with ANC, hopes that the North Rail project would be reactivated. “Clark is a jewel. With all the problems at NAIA… Clark is a fantastic solution,” Fernandes said during an interview with veteran broadcaster Karen Davila sidelines... 

Subic Port sustains 3-year growth momentum

Posted on April 30, 2015 at 12:02 am
Subic Port sustains 3-year growth momentum
SUBIC BAY FREEPORT – Following the well-attended 2nd Subic Bay Maritime Conference and Exhibition last week,Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority chairman and administrator Roberto Garcia announced yesterday that the Port of Subic has kept up its growth momentum that began in 2012, on to the first quarter of the current year. “For the past three years, the Port of Subic has continued to register positively in terms of revenues, gross registered tonnage... 

4Ps produces 25,272 high school grads in CL

Posted on April 30, 2015 at 12:01 am
4Ps produces 25,272 high school grads in CL
CITY OF SAN FERNANDO – The government’s Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) in Central Luzon has produced the first batch of graduating high school students numbering 25,272, according to the regional office of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD). However, due to space constraints, only 4,000 were able to attend the celebration at the Bren Z. Guiao Convention Center here yesterday. The students came from the provinces... 

CIAC prexy thanks NEDA,Guiao

Posted on April 30, 2015 at 12:01 am
CIAC prexy thanks NEDA,Guiao
CLARK FREEPORT – Clark International Airport Corporation (CIAC) President and CEO Atty. Emigdio Tanjuatco III yesterday expressed gratitude to the National Economic and Development Authority Investment Coordination Committee (NEDA-ICC) for the initial approval of the P7.2-billion budget for the Low Cost Carrier Passenger Terminal Building for the Clark International Airport (CRK). Tanjuatco also expressed gratitude to 1st District Rep. Joseller... 

AC hosts NCCA’s ‘Yugyugan’ dance rally

Posted on April 30, 2015 at 12:01 am
AC hosts NCCA’s ‘Yugyugan’ dance rally
ANGELES CITY – Hundreds of dance artists from Pampanga trooped to this city’s Heritage District in Barangay Sto. Rosario to join performing arts groups from all over the Philippines in drumming up awareness on cultural heritage preservation. The dance rally, dubbed “Yugyugan Para sa Kultura ng Bayan”, is spearheaded by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) to raise consciousness on preserving culture and tradition through... 

240 residents in Aurora graduate from TESDA’s STEP

Posted on April 30, 2015 at 12:01 am
240 residents in Aurora graduate from TESDA’s STEP
BALER, AURORA - A total of 240 residents of Aurora recently graduated from the Special Training for Employment Program (STEP) of Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA). “STEP is a community-based training program that seeks to address the need for technical skills of the Filipinos towards employment. It aims to help indigent youths aged 15 years old and above and unemployed adults from the low-income communities as determined... 

Bluebee’s Pizzeria now open at SM Pampanga

Posted on April 30, 2015 at 12:01 am
Bluebee’s Pizzeria now open at SM Pampanga
CITY OF SAN FERNANDO - A tasty variety that will tickle your taste buds is now open at SM City Pampanga. Bluebee’s Pizzeria and Restaurant opened its first ever mall branch at the said mall, with its wide array of choices for Italian and American food lovers. A true homegrown restaurant, Bluebee’s is owned by Resty Delos Reyes of Minalin town. Big servings in reasonable prices – that’s what it’s all about with Bluebee’s. Have filling...