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Ensure tourism enterprises are accredited, LGUs told

Ensure tourism enterprises are accredited, LGUs told By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — The Department of Tourism (DOT) on Tuesday reiterated calls from the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) to all local government units (LGUs) to ensure the accreditation of primary tourism enterprises (PTEs) in their respective areas. … Continue reading

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PhilHealth urged anew to support heart attack patients

PhilHealth urged anew to support heart attack patients By Ma. Teresa Montemayor MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — A group of medical experts is again calling on the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) to subsidize the treatment of heart attack patients. “Philhealth creates packages where they provide support to those with serious diseases, like the coronary … Continue reading

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PAL, ANA to explore mutual cooperation

PAL, ANA to explore mutual cooperation By Ma. Cristina Arayata MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) and All Nippon Airways (ANA) are set to explore a mutual cooperation. Celebrating their partnership, PAL officials went to ANA’s headquarters in Tokyo on Friday. Both carriers pledged their commitment to work together and lift … Continue reading

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DSWD bats for heightened awareness on legal adoption among Pinoys

DSWD bats for heightened awareness on legal adoption among Pinoys By Ma. Teresa Montemayor  MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) cited the importance of educating Filipinos about legal adoption, its importance and its processes, as it opened the observance of Adoption Consciousness Week from February 9 to 17. … Continue reading

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Mayor Sara tells parents to have kids immunized vs. diseases

Mayor Sara tells parents to have kids immunized vs. diseases By Lilian Mellejor  DAVAO CITY (Philippines News Agency) – Mayor Sara Duterte has called on all parents here to have their kids vaccinated not only against measles but also against other diseases for their protection. “It’s safe to have your children vaccinated,” Mayor Sara said in … Continue reading

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Baptists urged to help in fight vs. drugs, crime

Baptists urged to help in fight vs. drugs, crime MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  — Former Special Assistant to the President and senatorial aspirant Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go on Thursday appealed to the congregation of the Bible Baptist Church (BBC) of Pasay, Inc. to help in the administration’s campaign against illegal drugs, crime and corruption. “Alam … Continue reading