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2014-06-25 08:22:02

FedEx-Sponsored Program Will Provide Comprehensive Hands-On Training to Eye Care Professionals From Central Luzon NEW YORK, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Orbis, in cooperation with longtime global sponsor FedEx, is bringing the Flying Eye Hospital back to Pampanga, Philippines for a two-week intensive ophthalmic skills exchange program aimed at strengthening the skills and subspecialty training of ophthalmologists throughout the Central Luzon region....

2010-10-22 10:40:00

MANILA, Philippines, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The founder of True Green Energy Group, Mr. Ronald Shane Flynn announced today, that it is now a publicly traded company on the Frankfurt stock exchange in Germany. Its shares will be quoted on the FSE. The trading symbol for the company is TGG and the ISIN number is CA8724191066 and can be viewed by clicking the following link as listed on the Deutsche Borse website of the FSE. Below is the link to view the transparency and market segment of...

2009-09-28 10:00:12

The U.S. Food Safety and Inspection Service announced the recall of approximately 28,470 pounds of frozen skinless pork sausage because of a labeling error. The FSIS said the Pampanga Food Corp. of Anaheim, Calif., initiated the recall because the cooked cured pork longanisa was inadvertently packaged with an incorrect label and may contain undeclared allergens, anchovies and-or sardines. The 10-ounce packages of Pampanga-brand sausage bears a package code ranging from 03043 to 03790, as well...

2009-07-02 08:51:00

MANILA, Philippines, July 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In his speech during the groundbreaking ceremony of the Pilot Biosphere Gasification Facility in the City of San Fernando in Pampanga, Mayor Oscar Rodriguez declared that the Biosphere Gasification Facility to be established in this City would eventually set the trend for a better world. With about a hundred people in attendance, composed of officials both from the local and national government, Spectrum Blue Steel Corporation and True...

2009-04-21 16:47:00

MANILA, Philippines, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Biosphere Pilot Facility in the Philippines is set to be installed within a one hectare portion of the existing landfill in the City of San Fernando, Pampanga. The plan was disclosed by Ruth P. Briones, Chief Executive Officer of Spectrum Blue Steel Corporation, during the management committee meeting of the City of San Fernando Biosphere Gasification Project held on April 18, 2009. The site has been officially turned-over to Spectrum Blue...

2009-02-05 08:11:56

A Black Eyed Peas publicist has confirmed the younger brother of band member Apl.de.ap was fatally shot in the head while sitting in a car in the Philippines. Usmagazine.com said 21-year-old Joven Pineda Deala was slain in the northern town of Porac, Pampanga, as he sat in his car outside his girlfriend's home at 1 a.m. Tuesday. No suspects have been arrested and police haven't publicly speculated on a motive for the shooting, however, media reports claim Deala may have been part of a love...

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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
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