The Lower House approved the controversial Reproductive Health (RH) bill HB 4244 on second reading.
The fight between four-time world champion Nonito ‘The Filipino Flash’ Donaire Jr. and five-time world champion Jorce ‘Travieso’ Arce is something to watch comes Saturday, December 15 at Toyota Center from Houston, Texas.
In a ruling of the Supreme Court (SC) en banc written by Associate Justice Presbitero J. Velasco Jr. dated Nov. 27, 2012 and with a vote of eight justices and six inhibitions, the SC denied the petition of Cojuangco questioning the ruling of the Sandiganbayan in July 2003 which declared that the subject shares as part of assets were illegally acquired from coconut levy funds.
There were so much speculations why Manny Pacquiao lost to Juan Manuel Marquez but one thing is certain that his brutal loss to the Mexican warrior diminishes his starpower as a fighter.
The fight as promised by Pacquiao would not last the distance but the fight turns out to be a sweet revenge by Marquez.
The Philippines represented by Philippine Carabao Center (PCC) executive director Dr. Libertado C. Cruz signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with the Consortium for Japanese Veterinary Medicinal Products Manufacturers (CJVM) and Korea Institute for Animal Products Quality Evaluation (KAPE).
The regional director of the Department of Trade and Industry(DTI), Ma. Esperanza Banares reported a positive development was gained by clay and pottery industry players in the province after attending a business and technology mission in India recently.
The global demand for natural rubber and the increasing market price which has reached to ₱100 (US$ 2.50) per kilogram for the last two years have motivated local natural rubber farmers to expand their agribusiness investments by targeting 200,000 hectares planted with rubber by 2016.
The Puerto Princesa Underground River (PPUR) is the country’s fifth site enlisted by Ramsar Convention along with Agusan Marsh Wildlife Sanctuary in Agusand del Sur, Naujan Lake National Park in Mindoro Oriental, Olango Island Wildlife Sanctuary in Cebu, and Palawan’s Tubbataha Reefs Natural Marine Park.
The Senate and the House of Representatives are expected to confirm the proposed national budget next week before submitting it to President Benigno Aquino III for signature.