News Today - Latest Breaking News and Updates - Part 1230

NGCP restores power in Nueva Ecija, Aurora (Philippines News Agency)

Power-grid operator National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) said Friday it restored power in the provinces of Aurora and Nueva Ecija following the aftermath of typhoon 'Nona'. In its 3:00 p.m. update Friday, NGCP said it restored the power lines of Cabanatuan-Bongabon-Baler 69-kilovolt (kV) line that runs from Aurora to Nueva Ecija at 12:55 p.m.,…

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28 SSEAYP Participants Returned Home with a Wealth of Experience ...

A total of 28 youth participants of the 42nd Southeast Asian Youth Programme (SSEAYP) 2015, have returned safely to Brunei. Present to welcome them at the Brunei International Airport was Azizul Azri bin Haji Majit, the Assistant Deputy Director of the Youth and Sports Department (JBS), under the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports. Speaking to…

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Power supply still cut in 3 provinces due to 'Nona' ...

Power supply remains unrestored in three provinces Thursday due to the onslaught of typhoon Nona. In its 7:00 p.m. update Thursday, grid operator National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) said the provinces of Northern Samar, Nueva Ecija and Sorsogon still have brownouts. For Northern Samar, the affected areas are: Allen, Bobon, Catarman, Catubig, Gamay, Lao-ang,…

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Beijing court upholds verdict in TV drama plagiarism case (China ...

BEIJING - A court in Beijing rejected an appeal by mainland scriptwriter Yu Zheng on Friday in a plagiarism case with popular Taiwan romance novelist Chiung Yao as the plaintiff. The Beijing Higher People's Court upheld the first-instance verdict issued in December 2014, ordering Yu Zheng and four companies involved in to pay five million yuan…

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CP Kelco Announces Intent to Further Boost Pectin Capacity Following ...

ATLANTA, Dec. 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In response to the fast-growing global demand for pectin, CP Kelco has announced its intent to further increase its pectin production capacity in Europe, following completion of a series of expansion projects at its Brazil manufacturing facility. “We continue to see tremendous opportunity and growth for pectin in […]Read More