State and Federal Dignitaries Celebrate the Global First-Of-Its-Kind Clean Tech Direct Lithium Extraction Technology
Plant Manager Bruce Seitz cutting the ribbon at the LiSTR Plant in El Dorado, Arkansas
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RESTON, Va., Sept. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Graduate Management Admission Council™ (GMAC™), a global association of leading graduate business schools, in partnership with MBA Career …Read More
The city government is targeting to increase by next month the testing capacity for the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) of its newly-accredited molecular laboratory to 200 tests per day.
Dr. Ryan Aplicador, deputy incident commander of the city’s Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management …Read More
A lawmaker at the House of Representatives on Monday urged the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) to mandate lower interest charges for pawnshops during the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic.
In filing House Resolution No. 1212, Cagayan de Oro City Rep. Rufus Rodriguez invoked BSP …Read More
The Department of Health (DOH) on Monday reported 3,475 new coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infections, raising the country’s overall tally to 290,190 with only 54,958 active cases.
Of the active cases, about 86.6 percent are mild, 8.9 percent are asymptomatic, 1.4 percent are severe, …Read More
The Department of Health (DOH) is set to perform a pilot test on the use of antigen tests as new tools in identifying coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infections.
In a media briefing, DOH Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire said the department has proposed the pilot …Read More
The House of Representatives immediately suspended its session on Monday after convening for only 18 minutes amid the alleged coup threat against Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano.
Deputy Speaker Raneo Abu declared the suspension of session until Tuesday following the roll call of members and …Read More
South Cotabato province’s innovative coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) Contact Tracing System (SC-CCTS) will be showcased in an international leader’s summit on Thursday (Sept. 24), in line with the United Nations General Assembly.
Jennifer Bretaña, head of the Provincial Planning and Development Office, said Monday …Read More
Malacañang on Monday said it is up to local government units (LGUs) to decide on whether to copy the move of Cavite Gov. Jonvic Remulla to ban noisy, late-night karaoke amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.
In a virtual presser, Presidential Spokesperson Harry …Read More
The Games and Amusements Board (GAB) expressed its support to the East Asia Super League (EASL) ahead of its inaugural staging late next year.
“We’re very happy that a proposal such as this came in,” GAB chairman Baham Mitra said in a press conference …Read More
The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) on Monday turned over 53 new patient transport vehicles (PTVs) to local government units nationwide to enhance the delivery of emergency health services to the public.
PCSO General Manager Royina Garma led the ceremonial turnover of the 53 …Read More
The Emergency Operations Center (EOC) here is looking for ways to ensure workplace safety in the construction industry.
Councilor Joel Garganera, head of the EOC, said this on Monday following reports on increased coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) transmission among construction workers.
“During the …Read More
Preparatory works have commenced for the development of a PHP120 million “business hub” in Malungon town, Sarangani province.
Engr. Marcus Antoño Zagales, Malungon municipal engineer, said Monday the business center will be constructed in a property situated at the town’s main commercial center in …Read More
For the first time in four decades, Bacolod will not celebrate the world-famous MassKara Festival in October as the city continues to battle the rising cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).
After cases here breached the 3,000-mark over the weekend, Mayor Evelio Leonardia issued …Read More
Borongan City in Eastern Samar has launched its electronic business permit and licensing system (e-BPLS) to adapt to the new normal amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.
In a statement on Monday, Mayor Jose Ivan Dayan Agda said this will fast track the …Read More
Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund Villafuerte on Monday urged his colleagues in the House of Representatives to swiftly pass the proposed PHP4.506-trillion budget for 2021 amid the brewing speakership dispute over the infrastructure funds allocated for legislative districts.
Villafuerte made the call after Deputy Speaker …Read More
President Rodrigo Duterte wants the PHP4.5-trillion proposed budget for 2021 passed before the end of the year amid squabbles among members of the House of Representatives over budget allocations for infrastructure.
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said Duterte finds any delays in the passage of …Read More
Education Secretary Leonor Briones said Monday the number of learners who have enrolled in public and private schools for the academic year 2020-2021 which will open on Oct. 5 “is very inspiring and encouraging”.
Data from the department shows that as of Sept. 21, …Read More
Greenhouses amounting to PHP19 million will be put up in San Remigio town next month to help boost the income of farmers.
Office of the Provincial Agriculture (OPA) chief Nicolasito Calawag said the Department of Agriculture (DA) will establish seven greenhouses, including a storage …Read More
Due to lockdowns brought about by the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), PLDT and its wireless subsidiary, Smart, on Monday asked the government to help in the installation and repair of over 300 telecommunication sites in the country.
In a letter addressed to the Department …Read More
Boston, Sept. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Catastrophe risk modeling firm AIR Worldwide estimates that industry insured losses to onshore property resulting from Hurricane Sally’s winds, storm surge, and inland flood will range from USD 1 billion to USD 3 billion, with wind representing the …Read More
SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass., Sept. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS: VRTU), a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt markets through innovation engineering, …Read More