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NTC kicks off SIM card registration in remote areas

The Philadelphia Inquirer 26 Jan 2023
MANILA, Philippines --- The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) has officially kicked off its mission to register SIM cards in ...

PAF offers to help farmers ferry vegetables to markets

The Manila Times 23 Jan 2023
He informed DA officials headed by Assistant Secretary Kristine Evangelista that PAF's air assets can be used to bring agricultural products from the provinces to Metro Manila and other key cities where they can be sold.

Days After Maritime Talks, China Drives Off Philippine Fishing Vessel

The Maritime Executive 23 Jan 2023
To enforce Manila's title, the Philippine military maintains a small garrison at Second Thomas aboard a grounded and deteriorated landing ship, the BRP Sierra Madre. Over the years, Philippine forces have resisted multiple Chinese attempts to cut off and harass resupply missions for the men stationed aboard the wreck.

John J. Tkacik On Taiwan: Qin Gang, Song Tao and ‘Special Agent Diplomacy’

Taipei Times 15 Jan 2023
... reassigned to the Foreign Ministry in Beijing as “Director General” of “Chinese Diplomatic Missions Overseas.” And then, Mister Song is the Chinese ambassador in Manila — for only a year! These are miraculous assignments for someone who was not an “old foreign ministry cadre”.

EU ambassador discusses strong relations with PH at UST lecture

The Manila Times 11 Jan 2023
George SK Ty Function Hall ... Fr ... Diplomats who have previously served as speakers for the UST ALS include the former Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to the Philippines Han Dong-man (2018), former Deputy Chief of Mission of the Royal Thai Embassy in Manila Urawadee Sriphiromya (2017), and former Ambassador of the United States to the ... Prof ... ....

Unidentified falling object in Palawan not from China rocket

The Manila Times 10 Jan 2023
7, 2023. "PhilSA would like to clarify that the phenomenon is highly unlikely to be related to the Long March 7A and the Long March 3B rockets," PhilSA's Space Technology Missions and Systems Bureau director Marc Caesar Talampas told The Manila Times ... Meanwhile, expected unburned debris from the Long March 3B rocket, launched on Dec ... ....

PhilSA cautions public vs falling debris from Chinese rocket

The Manila Times 09 Jan 2023
The agency has identified two drop zones – in Ilocos Norte and Cagayan province ... PhilSA's Space Technology Missions and Systems Bureau director Marc Caesar Talamp told The Manila Times that his agency has coordinated with the concerned local government units where the unburned debris were likely to fall ... ....

Bangladesh, ADB ink loan deals worth 627 mln USD for development, climate projects 26 Dec 2022
... country director and officer-in-charge of Bangladesh resident mission of the ADB, signed the agreements on behalf of their respective sides, said a statement from the Manila-based lender.

Shopee partners with Korean government,Caritas Manila to support Filipino communities in need

Manila Standard 25 Dec 2022
To foster the Christmas spirit of giving, Shopee has partnered with the Korean Government and Caritas Manila for the Win-Winter Festival to share the holiday joy with underserved communities in the Philippines ... With this partnership, we hope to support Caritas Manila’s advocacy of helping communities in need in the Philippines.

Iran actor arrested after voicing support for protests

The Manila Times 18 Dec 2022
Iran arrested a prominent actor Saturday (Sunday in Manila) after she voiced support for the three month old protest movement triggered by the death of a woman in custody, Iranian media reported Saturday (Sunday in Manila) ... 17, 2022 (December 18 in Manila).

PH champions global humanitarian agenda

The Manila Times 17 Dec 2022
... representative to the United Nations, announced that Manila will voluntarily contribute $100,000 to the UNHCR ... The mission said Manila will allocate an additional $50,000 on its usual donation to each of the two organizations next year.

Remulla urges Southeast Asian nations to join efforts vs. human trafficking

Manila Standard 16 Dec 2022
In his speech before the 8th Manila International Dialogue on Human Trafficking (The Dialogues) held at the New Coast Hotel Manila, Remulla stressed that southeast Asian counties share a common trafficking in persons (TIP) reality as source, destination and transit countries and are connected as a region.

Bowling for America… in The Philippines?

The Epoch Times 15 Dec 2022
by Lieutenant Colonel (Retired) Charles Faint ... The EU team brought balloons ... I put the word “deployment” in quotes because the mission involved me living out of a nice hotel in downtown Manila, and wearing civilian clothes to work every day ... Our mission was the Joint U.S ... ....

LRMC, ADMU team up to create pool of railway experts

Manila Standard 14 Dec 2022
Light Rail Manila Corp ... Through this partnership to further develop railway and transportation engineering in the country, SOSE and LRMC move forward in a shared mission of advancing excellence and serving the nation,” Ateneo De Manila University-School of Science and Engineering Dean Raphael Guerrero said.

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