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US program alumni give training on handling disasters, abuses

SOME 60 student-leaders and academics participated in a two-day training on human rights and responsibilities, law and governance, leadership and disaster preparedness organized by alumni of the  US’ International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) at Xavier University last week. Participating in the training-workshop, held at the university’s American Corner on Friday …

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Pag-IBIG Fund maintains lowest-ever rates on home loans

Pag-IBIG Fund has retained the lowest-ever interest rates it has been offering under its home loan program in the last few years. This move comes as top executives report double-digit growth in loan payments and members’ savings collections which have allowed the agency to address the record-high demand for its …

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US program alumni give training on handling disasters, abuses

SOME 60 student-leaders and academics participated in a two-day training on human rights and responsibilities, law and governance, leadership and disaster preparedness organized by alumni of the  US’ International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) at Xavier University last week. TRAINING. Lawyer Ernesto Neri delivers a lecture on basic human rights during …

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Union hits timing of transport program

By Nitz Arancon Correspondent . THE National Confederation of Transport Unions is questioning the timing of the Public Utility Vehicle Modernization Program of the Department of Transportation. In an interview, Joel Gabatan, NCTU vice president for Northern Mindanao, said the program’s implementation is ill-timed because most of the public utility …

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Pascual announces upcoming fiesta activities

COUNCILOR Jay R. Pascual, chair of the City Council committee on tourism, announced the various preparations for the upcoming annual celebration of the city fiesta, popularly known as Higalaay Festival. The month-long festivity will be highlighted by colourful, culturally-rich and fun-filled core events that will culminate on the 28th of …

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Pacquiao takes WBA super welterweight belt from Thurman

Manny Pacquiao won the World Boxing Association super welterweight championship after beating undefeated Keith Thurman at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday (Philippine Time). A first-round knockdown made the difference as the 40-year-old Pacquiao prevailed over the 30-year-old Thurman via split decision. Thurman seemed to be in …

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Nacaya wants school gangs addressed

“AMONG other … issues, I would like you to engage on matters pertaining to the interest of the youth, their safety and the growing number of gangs both in public and private schools.” Nacaya This was the concern raised by Councilor Ian Mark Nacaya soon after Col. Henry Dampal had …

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