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Pnoy and Iza Calzado are Spotted Dating?

September 7, 2011 Leave a comment

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Pnoy’s love life has been one of the trending topic here in the Philippines. Everyone is waiting for a woman who will be with Pnoy for the rest of his life.

The bachelor President was linked to many celebrities after the break-up with two year girlfiend Valenzuela City Councilor Ms. Shalani Soledad. One is, Liz Uy, a stylist and a close friend of his sister Kris Aquino. Another is the Filipino-Korean host, Grace Lee. And now, to a Kapuso star – Iza Calzado.

Some people say that Pnoy and Iza was spotted dating after the birthday party of Ogie Alcasid. But Ogie himself denied the rumor because he said that he was the one who introduced Iza to Pnoy, and there’s nothing wrong with that. The manager of Iza, Noel Ferrer, also denied and laugh at the rumor.

Thursday last week, in front of the Filipino Community in Beijing, China, Pnoy said that his love life is like Coca cola, it changed from being “regular”, “light” and now “zero”.


Pnoy to release P4.95 billion for Upgrading the National Defense

September 7, 2011 Leave a comment

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A P4.95 billion fund was released by President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III to strengthen the country’s defense. This was ordered a month ago after the purchased of the P423 million BRP Gregorio del Pilar (PF 15).

The fund will be used for the purpose of giving the Armed Forces of the Philippines higher capabilities of defending our territory, which includes strong security for the Malampaya Natural Gas and Power Project (MNGPP).

P2.65 billion of the P4.95 billion fund will go to the Philippine Navy for them to purchase high-endurance cutter sea and three helicopters.

P2.30 billion for the Philippines Air Force to get three helicopter to maintain a base-hangar.

Budget and Management Secretary Florencio Abad said that every single cent will be used for the right purpose; that is to bring the National Defense, whether by land, sea or air, into a higher level.

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P-noy State Visit to China

August 31, 2011 Leave a comment

The 25 million worth of visit of Philippine President Benigno S Aquino III, is intended to renew the bonds of the Philippines and China, especially in trade and have reached an agreement on territorial disputes in the Western Sea of ​​the Philippines (South China Sea) during the strike last month questioned the relationship the two countries.

While most activities will focus to stimulate trade and investment between the two countries,the main purpose of the visit of Pnoy, is to maintain the good relationship between the Philippines and China

In recent days, diplomats from both countries are peddling optimistic statements. The spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ma Zhaoxu said that Aquino is to meet with Chinese officials, in particular the intensification of bilateral relations, exchanges and cooperation in all fields and coordination between the two countries at regional and international levels.

China is ready to work with the Philippines, the bilateral strategic cooperation to promote new achievements of the guests, Mr. Ma Zhaoxu said in a statement.

Philippines and China have exchanged accusations in recent months on the dispute in the waters of the western sea of ​​the Philippines. Both have shown their willingness to solve the problem, but the method of solution of the matter is different. The Chinese government wants to solve the problem through direct bilateral conferences, while the Philippines did not bring the issue to the United Nations.

As expected, Ma said the two sides signed several agreements on cooperation in trade, culture and media.

During the trip of Mr. Aquino, the Philippines and China to sign bilateral pacts with investment treaties projects totaling $60 billion.

China is the third largest trading partner of the Philippines, 27-billion U.S. dollars in trade.

Pnoy was with 200 Philippine business representatives hoping to clinched major investment deal.