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Palace appoints new Ched chairman

August 28, 2008 1:42pm
MANILA, Philippines - Malacañang on Thursday announced the appointment of Manny Angeles as the new chairman of the Commission on Higher Education (Ched).

Deputy Presidential Spokesperson Lorelei Fajardo said in a statement that Angeles' appointment papers were signed on August 20.

Angeles - a former chancellor of the Angeles University Foundation and president of the Clark Development Corp. - will occupy the post vacated by former Ched chief Romulo Neri following his appointment as president of the Social Security System last July 9. - GMANews.TV