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Israeli envoy launches innovation exhibit in Batangas City

Manila Bulletin 03 Oct 2023
Exploring Innovation Together (Laurel Legacy Lecture)” at the Lyceum of the Philippines (LPU) main campus here on Monday, October 2 ... The LPU is the first university outside Metro Manila where the innovation mission of Israel is being launched and also will be featured in different universities and government offices throughout the Philippines. .

Sustainable agritech in US trade missions

Sun Star 02 Oct 2023
THE United States (US) Embassy delegation has affirmed that its agricultural technology (agritech) trade missions in Davao City and Manila can empower farmers to adopt sustainable agritech practices ... The trade mission brought together participants from various agricultural ...

32 US HEIs join 7 th EducationUSA PH fair

The Manila Times 01 Oct 2023
After Manila, the EducationUSA Fair will make its way to the Radisson Blu Hotel in Cebu City on October 12. "A US education opens many doors for students and professionals to enhance their skills, experience a diversity of cultures, and benefit from quality programs offered by US HEIs," US Embassy Deputy Chief of Mission Y.

Solar-powered vessel raises awareness on marine conservation

Manila Standard 30 Sep 2023
The Circular Explorer continues to make progress in its mission as an ambassador vessel for circular living and to support the rehabilitation of Manila Bay ... The Circular Explorer is also advancing research on marine plastic pollution while collecting wastes to support Manila Bay’s cleanup.

China's South China Sea Tactics Push Manila to Become More Assertive

Beijing News 29 Sep 2023
In August the Philippine coast guard shared footage of a Chinese coast guard ship firing water cannons at a Philippine vessel conducting resupply missions to a World War II-era warship, the Sierra Madre, which Manila intentionally grounded at the Second Thomas Shoal as a military outpost to safeguard its territorial claim.

‘Risk of miscalculation’ rises in South China Sea as Beijing ramps up aggressive tactics

The Observer 29 Sep 2023
US support has so far been limited to “intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) missions” when the Philippines has rotation and reprovisioning missions, said Aaron Jed Rabena, a research fellow at Asia-Pacific Pathways to Progress, a Manila-based thinktank.

Over 30 US universities to join 7th EducationUSA Fair in Manila

Sun Star 29 Sep 2023
The following US colleges and universities will participate in the 7th EducationUSA Fair in Manila ... After Manila, the EducationUSA Fair will make its way to the Radisson Blu Hotel in Cebu City on October 12 ... US higher education institutions,” US Embassy Deputy Chief of Mission Y.

Asian Development Bank unveils capital moves to boost lending by $100 bln over a decade

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide 29 Sep 2023
... anti-poverty mission to tackle climate change and other global crises.

House finishes LEDAC task 3 months ahead of schedule

Manila Bulletin 28 Sep 2023
House of Representatives (Ellson Quismorio/ MANILA BULLETIN). Not only was the mission accomplished; it was accomplished way ahead of schedule ... Mission accomplished po tayo - tatlong buwan bago matapos ang deadline na nakagkasunduan ng Senate, House of Representatives at executive department,” Romualdez told the plenary in a speech.

US House committee tackles Chinese 'activities' in South China Sea

The Manila Times 27 Sep 2023
Friday Manila) ... The Philippine government last August 7 summoned Chinese Ambassador to Manila Huang Xilian to protest the August 5 water bombing of Philippine vessels on a resupply mission to the Ayungin Shoal.

‘Expanding Horizons’

Manila Standard 26 Sep 2023
negative, at Conrad Manila’s Gallery C ... Ozo spent weeks with the members of Angels of Rendu Art Club (ARAC), the young artists living at Hospicio de San Jose in Manila City ... True to its mission of making a positive difference in the community and creating hope in the world, the Rotary Club of Manila (RCM) has been supporting the hospicio for years.

China warns the Philippines not to ‘stir up trouble’ over disputed reef

Taipei Times 26 Sep 2023
The latest spat was sparked by a floating barrier that was found across the entrance of Scarborough Shoal during a resupply mission to fishers ... Beijing yesterday warned Manila not to “stir up trouble” after the Philippine Coast Guard said it removed a floating barrier at a ...

Moment Philippines diver armed with a knife removes enormous 1,000ft floating barrier installed by Beijing ...

The Daily Mail 26 Sep 2023
As the coast guard released footage of the barrier being cut, Beijing reacted angrily to the admission, warning Manila on Tuesday not to 'stir up trouble' ... There Manila has accused China of dangerous and aggressive acts in blocking resupply missions to a handful of troops stationed on a rusty, grounded warship.

Philippines says no China standoff after removal of floating barrier in South China Sea

Reuters 26 Sep 2023
The Philippines and China have repeatedly sparred over the shoal but under the previous pro-China administration in Manila, tension had been lowered for several years ... There Manila has accused China of dangerous and aggressive acts in blocking resupply missions to a handful of troops stationed on a rusty, grounded warship.

UAE issues advisory to citizens in Philippines due to volcanic fog

Khaleejtimes 22 Sep 2023
The UAE embassy in Manila has issued an advisory to its citizens in the Philippines on Friday ... was detected from 'Taal' in Manila.

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