• 20 April 2015
MANILA, April 20 -- The Department of Health aggressively conducts information campaign to raise awareness about human immunodeficiency virus-acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV-AIDS) that is becoming a concern in the country. The DOH said it is alarmed by the rising number of infections each year that if continued may be difficult to control. The department said infections are high among males having sexual contact with males. "Tungkol muna doon sa HIV cases, bilang pagtugon diyan, pinaiigting ng Department of Health ang pagsasagawa ng kampanyang pang-impormasyon upang maging maingat ang mga mamamayan laban sa mga sanhi o pinanggagalingan ng pagkakaroon ng HIV virus," Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. said in a radio interview on Sunday. "Naghahatid din ng serbisyong HIV testing at counseling ang DOH bilang tulong sa mga mamamayan," he told dzRB Radyo Ng Bayan when asked about government's response against the disease.(PCOO/PND (as) ...Read more

Palace announces conduct of this year's ' Balikatan' exercises

 CENTRAL  20 April 2015
MANILA, April 20 --   The Palace announced the start of Balikatan exercises between Philippine and U.S. Forces aimed at enhancing the readiness of both militaries against any challenge. "Bukas, Lunes, ika-20 ng Abril pormal na sisimulan ng Pilipinas at Estados Unidos ang sampung araw na Balikatan ...Read more

DA, DOE  work to address concerns over dry spell

 CENTRAL  20 April 2015
MANILA, April 20 --  The Department of Agriculture and the Department of Energy are both working to address the concerns in their respective sectors brought about by the onset of summer. Some provinces are asking government assistance because of the impact of the summer on their farmlands that thr ...Read more
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