Press Conference of the groundbreaking of $50 million Philippine Academy for Aviation Training (PAAT) in Holiday Inn, Clark Freeport Zone, Pampanga on January 24, 2012 with Clark Development Corporation President Felipe Antonio Remollo, Regional Business Leader of CAE Kevin Speed, Cebu Pacific President and CEO Lance Gokongwei, and Canada’s Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Deepak Obhrai. (Photo by Roel Lazaro PIA 3)
|Clark exports soar to record $3.9B in 2011|
|by William L. Beltran|
CLARK FREEPORT, Pampanga, Jan. 29 (PIA) -- The Clark Development Corporation (CDC) posted for its 2011 export statistics a staggering US$3.912 billion, a historical 161 percent increase from the state-owned firm’s US$1.453 billion record in 2010.
CDC President Felipe Antonio B. Remollo said the entry of Texas Instruments (TI) in 2010 “has remarkably contributed” to the export industry of this bustling Freeport with the US$1.53 billion it posted last year. (+)
|Tagalog News: Libreng operasyon sa mata, ipagkakaloob sa mga may katarata, pugita|
| ni Vinson F. Concepcion|
LUNGSOD NG MALOLOS, Bulacan, Enero 31 (PIA) -- Pagkakalooban ng libreng operasyon sa mata ang mga Bulakeño na may katarata at pugita (pterygium) sa darating na Peb. 8 hanggang 10 sa Calumpit District Hospital. (+)
DOH gives free cataract operation to Bulakeñosby Jose Mari Garcia
CITY OF MALOLOS, Bulacan, Jan. 31 (PIA) -- Bulakeños with cataract and pterygium (pugita) disorders could now avail of the free eye operation program of the provincial government from Feb. 8 to 10 at the Calumpit District Hospital.
Dubbed as “Liwanag sa Mata, Handog ko sa Inyo,” the eye operation program will convene eight to 10 ophthalmologists from the Department of Health who will perform the surgery to about 200 Bulakeños. (+)
Tagalog News: ‘A Day of Prayer,’ isinagawa sa Bulacan Vinson F. Concepcion
LUNGSOD NG MALOLOS, Bulacan, Enero 31 (PIA) -- Daan-daang mga kawani ng pamahalaang panlalawigan at grupong pangrelihiyon ang nagtipon kahapon sa mini-forest ng Kapitolyo para sa isang sama-samang pananalangin para sa kinabukasan ng Bulacan. (+)
‘A Day of Prayer’ for Bulacan’s futureby Jose Mari Garcia
CITY OF MALOLOS, Bulacan, Jan. 31 (PIA) – Looking forward to a blessed year, the Bulakeño community of the faithful gathered for what former United States President George W. Bush once tapped for motivation, “Prayer has comforted us in sorrow and will help strengthen us for the journey ahead.”
Hundreds of provincial government employees and religious groups assembled yesterday in “A Day of Prayer” themed as “Sama-samang Panalangin para sa Lalawigan ng Bulacan” for the province’s welfare at the mini-forest in the capitol compound here. (+)