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Rappler's latest stories on PHA


Call for papers on Southeast Asian historical studies

Feb 24, 2017 - 7:03 PM

This year s theme is The Malay World: Connecting the Past to the Present

Premiere Horizon to raise P1B for infra deals

Jan 10, 2017 - 3:23 PM

Its unit West Palawan Premiere is spending around P400 million for its foray into the fast growing tourism sector through a township development in Palawan

TOWNSHIP DEV'T. Its unit West Palawan is spending around P400 million to make its first foray into the fast-growing tourism sector via a township development in Palawan. Screenshot from its website

Thai tiger temple monk caught fleeing with skins, fangs

Jun 02, 2016 - 6:15 PM

UPDATED Authorities also find other animals and preserved tiger parts inside the infamous temple which is being accused of involvement in the illegal wildlife trade

epa05337745 Tourists walk around as they visit the Tiger Temple before the relocation of the tigers by the Thai National Park officials in Kanchanaburi province, Thailand, 30 May 2016. Thai officials of the Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation are relocating some 137 tigers from Tiger Temple in Kanchanaburi to the Wildlife Breeding Center in Ratchaburi province. The Tiger Temple has been accused of being involved in illegal wildlife trade, according to media reports. EPA/NARONG SANGNAK

Dozens of dead cubs found at Thai tiger temple

Jun 01, 2016 - 7:45 PM

Wildlife officials say the temple a popular destination for tourists has been operating illegally

epa05339499 Thai wildlife officials and police officers inspect a pile of dead tiger cubs found during a raid at the Tiger Temple in Kanchanaburi Province, Thailand, 01 June 2016. Thai officials of the Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation found 40 dead bodies of tiger cubs as they were raiding the controversial Tiger Temple in order to take away tigers after the temple has been accused of being involved in illegal wildlife trafficking as well as using the big cats as tourist attraction. EPA/STR THAILAND OUT

Some PH hospitals not confident about Ebola detection

Oct 22, 2014 - 4:06 PM

Philippine Hospital Association president Jaime Almora says their hospitals only have the capability to do the initial screening of potential Ebola patients

EBOLA-FREE PH. Other health officials join Health Secretary Enrique Ona on October 22 during the Senate hearing on the Philippines' preparatios for Ebola. Photo by Mark Cristino

Temple run: Vientiane, Laos in 2 days

May 25, 2014 - 7:09 PM

What is there to do in Laos capital with only 2 days to spare? Plenty

PHA THAT LUANG. This gold-covered stupa is the national symbol of Laos.

DOH gives hospitals 3 more years to comply with reclassification

Nov 12, 2012 - 4:31 PM

The Department of Health and representatives from private hospitals have reached a compromise that will give healthcare facilities a maximum of 3 years to comply with the government s hospital reclassification scheme

Hospital reclassification to burden poor?

Nov 05, 2012 - 10:36 PM

The Department of Health hospital reclassification program is bound to make it more difficult for poor people to access healthcare and even prevent health workers from going abroad