This Arrangement affirmed the common commitment of both governments to promote jointly a project called, Social Health Insurance Networking and Empowerment (SHINE), which was designed to "enable Philippine families'especially poor ones'to maintain their health and secure health care of sustainable quality. 36 See Traders Royal Bank v. Intermediate Appellate Court, G.R. Note that the rule in public international law quoted in Holy See referred to endorsement by the Foreign Office of the State where the suit is filed, such foreign office in the Philippines being the Department of Foreign Affairs. 16:36 The German Olympic Sports Association (DOSB) has updated its analysis of the coronavirus risk. No special arguments are directed with respect to petitioners Hans Peter Paulenz and Anne Nicolay, respectively the then Director and the then Project Manager of GTZ in the Philippines; so we have to presume that the arguments raised in behalf of GTZ's alleged immunity from suit extend to them as well. We contribute towards a regenerative, circular economy that closes resource cycles. 06:05 A spokesman for the Japanese government confirmed that the International Olympic Committee is not planning to cancel the Tokyo Summer Olympics despite the threat of coronavirus. at 43. 11:20 Italy confirmed their twelfth death of coronavirus. e.V. 867 (1924); Lim and Lim v. Collector of Customs, 36 Phil. Die GTZ war Mitglied von BioFrankfurt, ein Netzwerk für Biodiversität. Instead, GTZ opted to assail the decision by way of a special civil action for certiorari filed with the Court of Appeals.25 On 10 December 2001, the Court of Appeals promulgated a Resolution26 dismissing GTZ's petition, finding that "judicial recourse at this stage of the case is uncalled for[,] [t]he appropriate remedy of the petitioners [being] an appeal to the NLRC x x x. People receiving parcels from China are not at risk of contracting the new coronavirus, as the virus does not survive long on objects. 08:15 A Chinese national who contracted coronavirus has been charged by Singaporean authorities for allegedly giving false information about his whereabouts. 6 "GTZ" is apparently the acronym by which petitioner is commonly identified; we adopt the same for purposes of brevity. 21:11 Bahrain discovered seven new coronavirus cases, raising the total number in the country to 33. In response, Nicolay wrote each of the private respondents a letter dated 21 June 2000, all similarly worded except for their respective addressees. GTZ works on a public-benefit b… Yet taking the description on face value, the apparent equivalent under Philippine law is that of a corporation organized under the Corporation Code but owned by the Philippine government, or a government-owned or controlled corporation without original charter. Opinion: Coronavirus pandemic is on our doorstep, Coronavirus exposes the divide between China's rich and poor. If the act is in pursuit of a sovereign activity, or an incident thereof, then it is an act jure imperii, especially when it is not undertaken for gain or profit.33, Beyond dispute is the tenability of the comment points raised by GTZ and the OSG that GTZ was not performing proprietary functions notwithstanding its entry into the particular employment contracts. As pointed out by the OSG, the direct recourse to the Court of Appeals while bypassing the NLRC could have been sanctioned had the Labor Arbiter's decision been a "patent nullity." It is also advisable to avoid direct contact with people who are sick. Asian, European and US stock markets have continued a downward turn over fears of the economic impact of the outbreak. 04:30 Tokyo's Yomiuri Giants baseball team are planning to play two preseason games in an empty stadium due to coronavirus concerns. The SSS thereby has been required to submit to the jurisdiction of the Courts, subject to its right to interpose any lawful defense. GTZ itself provides a more helpful clue, inadvertently, through its own official Internet website.46 In the "Corporate Profile" section of the English language version of its site, GTZ describes itself as follows: As an international cooperation enterprise for sustainable development with worldwide operations, the federally owned Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) GmbH supports the German Government in achieving its development-policy objectives. Also known as the German Agency for Technical Cooperation. No. at 2. - the inputs supplied for the project on behalf of the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany are exempted from the cost of licenses, harbour dues, import and export duties and other public charges and fees, as well as storage fees, or that any costs thereof are met, and that they are cleared by customs without delay. [6], Deutschen Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit, Bundesministerium für wirtschaftliche Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung, Deutschen Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), Tagesschau: Deutsche Entwicklungshilfe wird gebündelt, Wettbewerb fahrradfreundlichster Arbeitgeber Deutschlands, https://de.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Deutsche_Gesellschaft_für_Technische_Zusammenarbeit&oldid=202867232, Ehemaliges Unternehmen (Main-Taunus-Kreis), „Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike“, die Lieferung von Sachgütern sowie die Erstellung von Anlagen und Bauten, sofern das BMZ eine Direktleistung für zweckmäßig hielt, und.