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Sri Lanka residents support ban on face-covering veils

Posted on Tuesday, 30 April 2019 03:00 PM | No Comments
Authorities in Sri Lanka on Monday (April 29) banned women from wearing face veils under an emergency law put in place after deadly attacks on April 21 by Islamist militants....

PH bans pork imports from Japan due to ASF

Posted on Sunday, 10 February 2019 05:47 PM | No Comments
Agriculture Secretary Manny Piñol has ordered the immediate ban on the entry of pork and other pork products from Japan following reports that African swine fever has reached said coutry.

Iloilo City pushes eco-friendly alternatives to plastic straws

Posted on Thursday, 6 September 2018 01:44 PM | No Comments
Beginning October restaurants in Iloilo City are banned from using plastic straws. According to City Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO) head Engr. Noel Hechanova, the city will launch the...

Bulacan firecracker manufacturers, dealers seek dialogue with administration

Posted on Thursday, 22 June 2017 06:58 PM | No Comments
MANILA— The Philippine Pyrotechnic Manufacturers and Dealers Association Incorporated (PPMDAI) opposes President Rodrigo Duterte’s executive order (EO) that regulates and controls the use of firecrackers. PPMDAI vice president Leah Alapide...

DENR totally bans open pit mining

Posted on Friday, 28 April 2017 06:04 AM | No Comments
MANILA — Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) secretary Gina Lopez claims open pit mining inflicts huge damages to the environment. In this method, miners create huge holes in...

P2,000 fine for offenders of light truck ban begins on March 20 – MMDA

Posted on Saturday, 18 March 2017 02:47 PM | No Comments
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will impose P2,000 fine on motorists violating the light truck ban beginning March 20. Under the new regulation, all trucks with 500 kilogram gross...

PCA: Cutting of coconut trees, banned

Posted on Tuesday, 3 January 2017 05:00 PM | No Comments
  The Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) has discovered that monitoring of permit for coco tree cutting activities in the country has become ineffective. For this, a moratorium or the prohibition...

Nationwide smoking ban out soon

Posted on Monday, 17 October 2016 05:29 PM | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte said the system implemented in Davao City will be the reference for the smoking ban that will be imposed nationwide. The president does...

Sharapova banned for two years by ITF

Posted on Thursday, 9 June 2016 10:57 AM | No Comments
The career of Russian former world number one Maria Sharapova was in tatters on Wednesday after she was given a two-year ban by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) following her...

Petition for One Direction to undergo drug test filed at the Pasay City RTC

Posted on Thursday, 19 March 2015 01:49 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – A formal request to require members of British boy band One Direction to undergo drug tests before allowing them entry to the country was filed on Wednesday...