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US funds Tarlac animal lab

The United States Defense Threat Reduction Agency has funded a modern animal disease laboratory in Central Luzon as part of efforts to protect the local livestock and poultry sectors......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarSep 16th, 2020

US DTRA turns over Regional Animal Disease Diagnostic Lab in Tarlac

TARLAC CITY, Sept. 14 (PIA) -- United States Disease Threat Reduction Agency (US DTRA) turned over today to Department of Agriculture (DA) the Regional Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory III (RAD.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 15th, 2020

Loyal stray dog ‘Buboy’ honored with statue in Tarlac

“Buboy,” the stray dog dubbed as the Philippine version of the loyal Japanese Akita pet “Hachiko,” was honored with a statue at the Animal Pet Cemetery in Capas, Tarlac, months after his death. In a Facebook post, Animal Kingdom Foundation shared the “immortalized” figure of the famous dog erected on top of his grave built […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsOct 13th, 2019

Mobile veterinary clinic starts rolling in Cebu City

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A veterinary clinic on wheels will soon be rolling down Cebu City streets as the Department of Veterinary Medicine and Fisheries (DVMF) of the city unveiled the first mobile animal clinic in the city and the country. The DVMF unveiled the mobile veterinary clinic on September 24, 2020 at the Plaza […] The post Mobile veterinary clinic starts rolling in Cebu City appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News11 hr. 12 min. ago

BSP widens distribution of trust funds

The Monetary Board, the policy-making body of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, expanded the distribution channels of trust corporations for unit investment trust funds to further develop the capital markets......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated News15 hr. 12 min. ago

Xi critic jailed 18 years for corruption

Beijing—A Chinese tycoon who called President Xi Jinping a clown and criticised his handling of the coronavirus outbreak was jailed for 18 years on Tuesday for corruption, bribery and embezzlement of public funds......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2020

Duterte wants filing of cases vs PhilHealth execs expedited

President Rodrigo Duterte wants to fast-track the filing of cases against officials tagged in the alleged anomalies in the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth), which is said to have lost billions in funds to fraudulent schemes.  .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2020

Ex-Cavite mayor cleared of malversation, ordered to pay P2 million

Former mayor Albert Ambagan Jr. of Amadeo, Cavite and two other municipal government officials have been acquitted of malversation in connection with missing public funds......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 20th, 2020

LGUs can still use calamity funds vs COVID-19

Local government units can continue using calamity funds to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, Malacañang said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 19th, 2020

The PhilHealth mess: Is Duque accountable? (Conclusion)

Last week, my piece discussed the various ways by which PhilHealth officials may have been involved in corrupt practices involving huge amounts of members’ contributions and public funds. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 19th, 2020

China bio-lab leak infects thousands

Thousands of people in northwest China have tested positive for a bacterial disease after a leak from a state-owned bio-pharmaceutical plant making animal vaccines last year......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 18th, 2020

Workers gain from new law, DOLE asserts

Some 700,000 workers from the informal sector will benefit from the funds allocated to the Labor department under the Bayanihan to Recover as One Act or Bayanihan 2, an official said Thursday......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 18th, 2020

WB: Phl’s human capital lack adequate funds

The country’s human capital, while making notable improvements in the last decade, lacks the necessary funding to be sustained, latest study from the World Bank (WB) Group revealed. “The country’s HCI (human capital index) of 0.52 means that children born in the country today will fail to achieve almost half their potential…While successive governments in […] The post WB: Phl’s human capital lack adequate funds appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 17th, 2020

PhilHealth& rsquo;s reckoning

In rapid time, the Department of Justice’s Task Force PhilHealth has identified the PhilHealth officials to be criminally and administratively charged for violating the Anti-Graft Law and the Revised Penal Code, in connection with the reported loss of some P15 billion in agency funds through fraud......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 17th, 2020

DepEd has funds for teachers’ monthly internet allowance, ACT bares

ACT revealed that the Department of Education (DepEd) has ‘more than enough’ budget to provide for the group’s demand to provide the almost one million public school teachers with P1,500 per month internet allowance......»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsSep 16th, 2020

Scientists find world s oldest sperm in Myanmar amber

A team of paleontologists have discovered what they believe is the world's oldest animal sperm, frozen inside a tiny crustacean in a blob of tree resin in Myanmar 100 million years ago......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 16th, 2020

Budget sa medical scholarship napakaliit – Sen. Recto

Ikinumpara ni Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto ang magagasta sa libreng pagpapa-aral ng mga nangangarap at kaparapat dapat na maging doktor sa intelligence and confidential funds. Ipinunto ni Recto na napakaliit ng kailangan pondo para sa medical scholarship ngunit malaki naman ang maibubunga sa isang bansa katulad ng Pilipinas na kulang ang mga pampublikong […] The post Budget sa medical scholarship napakaliit – Sen. Recto appeared first on Bandera......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 16th, 2020

LA police set $100,000 reward for shooter of two officers

Los Angeles police searched intensely Monday for a man video-recorded shooting two officers in an "ambush" whom President Donald Trump branded an "animal.".....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 15th, 2020

Go vows tight guarding of Bayanihan 2 funds

Senator Christopher “Bong” Go today vowed to go after government agencies that will taint with corruption the Bayanihan to Recover as One Act signed into law by President Rodrigo Duterte last Friday with P165.5 billion in funding for coronavirus mitigation measures. He said that the President made it clear that he wants the utilization of […] The post Go vows tight guarding of Bayanihan 2 funds appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 15th, 2020

TRB set to harmonize NLEX, TPLEX roads

The Department of Transportation, through the Toll Regulatory Board, plans to implement toll harmonization between North Luzon Expressway and Tarlac-Pangasinan La Union Expressway by the fourth quarter of 2020......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 14th, 2020

EDITORIAL - Misusing aid funds

With the enactment of the P165.5-billion Bayanihan to Recover as One Act, greater vigilance is needed in the proper utilization of public funds......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 14th, 2020