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PDI reporter named Young Global Leader

YOUNG GLOBAL LEADER.   Inquirer business reporter Doris Dumlao with President Aquino at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. She is on this year’s WEF list of Young Global Leaders.  CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

Philippine Daily Inquirer senior business reporter Doris Dumlao is among those on this year’s list of Young Global Leaders, published annually over the last decade by the nonprofit World Economic Forum (WEF) based in Geneva, Switzerland.

Posted: March 12th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Model OFW families hailed


Two families of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs)—one from Maguindanao and the other from Ilocos Sur—received the Model OFW Family of the Year Award (Mofya) from the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (Owwa) on Monday.

Posted: December 11th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Silver award for Inquirer in Warsaw

WORLD-CLASS.  The Inquirer Read-Along team with Aralynn McMane of WAN-Ifra in Poland  CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

For providing children with their “first really fun reading experience,” the Inquirer Read-Along program received the silver award of the World Young Reader Prize on Monday, the first day of the Youth Engagement Summit held here by the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-Ifra).

Posted: December 4th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Citizens have power to demand transparency, accountability—COA


Ordinary people have the power to exact transparency and accountability from their public servants.

Posted: November 4th, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

DSWD bags int’l award for CCT program


The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) recently bagged the MY World Outreach Award for Asia-Pacific and Oceania in recognition of its efforts in promoting MY World by letting the “voices” of the “poorest of the poor” conditional cash transfer (CCT) beneficiaries be heard.

Posted: October 16th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Afghan woman, Filipino doctor win RM Awards

Ramon Magsaysay Awards medal

Afghanistan’s first and only female governor and a humanitarian worker from Burma’s (Myanmar) Kachin minority are among this year’s recipients of the Ramon Magsaysay Awards, often regarded as Asia’s version of the Nobel Prize.

Posted: July 25th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

For bouncing back from disaster, PH receives major tourism award

arabian travel mart logo

For the country’s efforts at rebuilding its tourism economy and everything else that was ravaged by Typhoon “Pablo” (international name: Bopha) in December 2012, the Philippines won the New Frontiers Award at this year’s Arabian Travel Market (ATM), the Middle East’s premier travel and tourism exhibition.

Posted: May 28th, 2013 in Features,Headlines,Middle East & Africa | Read More »

Angara honored by Japan

Sen. Edgardo Angara. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Outgoing Sen. Edgardo J. Angara was conferred the Grand Cordon of the Order of the Rising Sun by Emperor Akihito in Tokyo on Thursday, making him the third Filipino to be given what is said to be the highest distinction given by the Japanese government to an individual.

Posted: May 10th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

China paper names Philippines ‘most romantic destination’


The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Monday said a Chinese paper recently awarded the Philippines as the Most Romantic Destination.

Posted: January 21st, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Filipino scientist, 5 others get Ramon Magsaysay Awards

Dr. Romulo Davide. Matikas Santos/INQUIRER.net

Six of Asia’s best, including Filipino scientist Dr. Romulo Davide, were formally honored with the Ramon Magsaysay Award, Asia’s Nobel Prize, during ceremonies Friday afternoon.

Posted: August 31st, 2012 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »



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