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DOT: Safety protocols come first for tourism restart

CEBU CITY, Sept. 23 (PIA) -- The Department of Tourism (DOT-7) and local government units (LGUs) in Central Visayas are ...


AFP, Facebook discuss partnership to counter terrorism online

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 24 (PIA) -- The Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Lieutenant General ...


Caraga RPMC launches award for project implementing agencies

BUTUAN CITY, Sept. 24 -- The Caraga Regional Project Monitoring Committee (RPMC) virtually launched the first Search for Outstanding Project ...


Livelihood assistance for small business start-up given by PESO DavOr

DAVAO ORIENTAL - In the bid to help individuals from the marginalized sector start up their small business, the provincial ...


Agri Chief visits PRDP subprojects in Davao de Oro

DAVAO CITY- "I have assured your governor that we will give attention and support to the subprojects lined up with ...


Hatid Tulong benefits new batch of WV LSIs

ILOILO CITY, Sept. 24 (PIA) - The Hatid Tulong Initiative program of the government brought home 57 Locally Stranded Individuals ...


Convergence to launch COVeg farm

ROXAS CITY, Capiz, Sept. 24 (PIA) - The launching of a Community Organic Vegetable (COVeg) farm as a convergence initiative ...


Philippines: Facebook Removes China-based Fake Accounts

Social media giant Facebook said it has taken down more than 150 fake accounts that originated in China over interfering ...


Use technology to better serve the public, says CSC-Biliran chief

NAVAL, BILIRAN, Sept. 23 (PIA) -- An official of the Civil Service Commission (CSC) in Biliran province has called on ...


AFP, PNP join forces to strengthen barangay peacekeepers

ILOCOS SUR, Sept. 23 (PIA) - Elements of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Philippine National Police ...


Fishery in food security highlighted in FishCon Week

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 24(PIA) - - The Fish Conservation Week celebration from September 14 to 18 highlighted the role of ...


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China to enhance corporate governance of listed companies

An employee arranges products to be exported to Russia at a food processing company in Suifenhe, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, ...

U.S. dollar jumps in Asia, stocks mixed

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Australia took off on Wednesday, following the lead in the U.S. and Europe overnight. ...

Central West court appearance for man over Shane De Britt murder

CENTRAL WEST, NSW, Australia - A 38-year old man appeared in court on Wednesday over the execution-style murder of a ...

Frantic efforts to rescue whales trapped on sandbars off Australia

PanARMENIAN.Net - Rescuers were scrambling on Tuesday, September 22 to save 270 whales stranded off the coast of the Australian ...

44,000 5G base stations now operationg in Beijing

BEIJING, China, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The number of 5G users in Beijing has hit 5.06 million following the city's ...

More U.S. military leaders voice concern about Trump re-election

Activism in the U.S. Presidential Election by senior military personnel, retired and serving, has reached an unprecedented level. Alan Austin ...

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Asian markets follow Wall Street footprint, shares fall

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - It was all red ink in Asia on Thursday as all the major indices declined.In Tokyo, ...

China to enhance corporate governance of listed companies

An employee arranges products to be exported to Russia at a food processing company in Suifenhe, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, ...

U.S. stocks shake-out, Nasdaq Composite drops more than 3%

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks closed sharply lower in the United States on Wednesday, with the Dow Jones plunging ...

'Anti-farmer' legislation in India triggers nationwide protests

Ludhiana (Punjab) [India], September 23 (ANI): Several farmers and Congress workers held a 'tractor protest' at Mullanpur Dakha in Ludhiana, ...

Coprom: Long-term inflation expectations in Brazil remain anchored

BRASILIA, Brazil, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Central Bank of Brazil's Monetary Policy Committee (Copom) on Tuesday warned of short-term ...

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Why Biden should not pick Michele Flournoy as defense secretary

If the Democrats manage to push Joe Biden over the finish line in November's election, he will find himself presiding ...


U.S. stocks shake-out, Nasdaq Composite drops more than 3%

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks closed sharply lower in the United States on Wednesday, with the Dow Jones plunging ...


Life could be habitable underground on Mars, scientsts say

MASSACHUSETTS, September 23 (ANI): Recent science missions and results are bringing the search for a life closer to home, and ...


Iranian President Hassan Rouhani slams U.S. at UN General Assembly

NEW YORK, New York - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani used the killing of American African George Floyd under US police ...


Frantic efforts to rescue whales trapped on sandbars off Australia

PanARMENIAN.Net - Rescuers were scrambling on Tuesday, September 22 to save 270 whales stranded off the coast of the Australian ...


Earth-sized planet discovered by scientists at Massachusetts institute

CAMBRIDGE, UK - Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), along with others, have discovered an Earth-sized "Pi Planet" ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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