LAS VEGAS, April 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — President of SIMEX Inc., Vassili Oxenuk says: “Today, we can see the number of platforms called crypto exchanges has exceeded any reasonable number. Thus, investors wishing to participate in the development of the growing and promising crypto
TAIPEI A Taiwan television network quoted a farmer last month saying the price of pomelos was so low last year that he threw 1.2 million kilograms of the grapefruit-like produce into a reservoir. Taiwan's National Communications Commission says the farmer actually sold his fruit.
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MANILA -- Destabilization plots against President Rodrigo Duterte will not prosper, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said Monday.
"Every time we have a new president, there is always that possibility to have him/her removed. But for now, we do not see any specific …Read More
MANILA -- The declaration of alert level 4 or mandatory repatriation phase in Tripoli and its surrounding areas is seen if fighting in the capital's outskirts continues to intensify and threaten to endanger the welfare of Filipinos, a ranking official said Monday.
"In situations like …Read More
PORAC, PHILIPPINES Rescue teams in the Philippines searched for signs of life beneath the rubble of a collapsed four-story commercial building on Tuesday after a strong earthquake shook the country's biggest island, killing at least 11 people.
Heavy lifting equipment and search dogs were used …Read More
A strong earthquake in the northern Philippines Monday left several people dead, trapping others in buildings and damaging the capital's secondary airport.
The quake hit the main island of Luzon with a magnitude of 6.3, centered some 60 kilometers away from the capital city of …Read More
MANILA -- Senator Risa Hontiveros on Monday expressed her solidarity with the people of Sri Lanka following the wave of bombings of several churches and hotels in the country.
In a statement, Hontiveros also condemned the "horrific" blasts that killed more than 200 people on …Read More
MANILA -- The Metropolitan Manila Development (MMDA) is eyeing to install fences along Epifanio de los Santos Avenue (Edsa) to prevent city buses from illegal loading and unloading of passengers.
MMDA General Manager Jose Arturo Jojo Garcia Jr. said fences are needed for the implementation …Read More
MANILA -- The Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3) has resumed its regular operations Monday after it was shut down for the entire Holy Week for maintenance.
In its advisory, the MRT management said a total of 15 trains are running with a headway time …Read More
MANILA -- In line with the efforts to strengthen the country's defense relations, Department of National Defense (DND) Secretary Delfin Lorenzana and Japanese Defense Minister Takeshi Iwaya had a meeting in Tokyo last April 17.
In a statement over the weekend, DND spokesperson Arsenio Andolong …Read More
MANILA -- The Department of National Defense (DND) joins the nation in mourning the passing of former Ambassador Rodolfo Severino Jr. on Good Friday.
He was eight days away from his 83rd birthday at the time of his death, having been born on April 27, …Read More
MANILA -- Philippine National Police (PNP) chief, Gen. Oscar Albayalde said he wants to have a dynamic and professional police organization as he marked his first year as the country's top cop last April 19.
It's challenging and hopefully, they will still continue what we …Read More
MANILA -- Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Gen. Oscar Albayalde on Monday commended all PNP commanders and personnel responsible for the peaceful observance of the Holy Week.
I extend the congratulations of the national leadership to all government personnel, civilian volunteers, community leaders, motorist organizations, …Read More
MANILA -- The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) warned its employees against acquiring lots within the agency's resettlement projects and other agrarian areas.
This was bared by DAR Secretary John Castriciones in an e-mail sent to the Philippine News Agency on Monday.
In an order …Read More
MANILA -- The Court of Appeals (CA) rejected the appeal filed by beauty doctor Joel Mendez on the seven-year jail term imposed against him by the Quezon City Regional Trial Court for failing to remit the Social Security System (SSS) monthly contributions of his employees.…Read More
MANILA -- The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will impose fines against provincial buses that will not comply with the "no loading and unloading policy" along Epifanio de los Santos Avenue (Edsa) as it begins its strict enforcement on Monday.
Violators face a fine of …Read More
MANILA -- Focus crimes in Metro Manila decreased by 31.58 percent during this year's observance of the Holy Week as compared to last year.
Based on figures released by the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO), the number of crime incidents this year declined to …Read More
MANILA -- The Philippine Navy (PN) will deploy the BRP Andres Bonifacio (PS-17), one of its most capable offshore patrol vessels, to the ASEAN Defense Ministers' Meeting-Plus Maritime Security Field Training Exercise 2019.
In a message to the Philippine News Agency Sunday, Navy spokesperson Captain …Read More
MANILA -- The country will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rain showers, the weather bureau said on Monday.
This weather condition is due to the easterlies affecting southern Luzon, the Visayas, and Mindanao, and localized thunderstorms affecting the rest of Luzon, added …Read More