MANILA To assure the safety, security and convenience of the delegates of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), the city government of Pasay is all systems go as it welcomes the delegates of APEC for the first side event of the meeting on July 6-7, 2015 at the Philippine International Convention Center dubbed as Slingshot Manila. Continue reading "Pasay City all systems go for APEC meeting at PICC"
MANILA Tropical storm "Egay" has weaken slightly after crossing Northern Luzon, according to Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) on Sunday. Continue reading "Update: TS Egay slightly weakens"
MANILA Bad weather brought by tropical storm Egay prompted the cancellation of four more domestic flights on Sunday afternoon. Continue reading "More domestic flights cancelled due to TS “Egay”"
MANILA The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) said Sunday it has prepositioned relief assistance for areas along the path of tropical storm "Egay" in Northern Luzon. Continue reading "DSWD readies assistance for areas along the path of TS 'Egay'"
MANILA The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) said on Saturday the national government's Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) program, designed to lift millions of Filipinos from poverty, now has more than 4.4 million household beneficiaries nationwide. Continue reading "(Feature) DSWD’s CCT household beneficiaries now over 4.4 million"
MANILA Six hundred twnety three school dropouts, out-of-school youth and adults in Taguig have recently passed alternative education test given to them, Taguig Mayor Lani Cayetano said on Sunday. Continue reading "623 school dropouts, OSY passed alternative education test in Taguig"
MANILA A Church-based election watchdog is not supportive of the Precinct Automated Tally System (PATaS) to be used in the 2016 national and local elections. Continue reading "Precinct Automated Tally System underqualified -- PPCRV"
MANILA It pays to be trained and certified as someone who knows his craft under the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) headed by Secretary and Director General Joel Villanueva. Continue reading "(Feature) Palawan TESDA trainees up for grabs in Malaysia before graduation"
MANILA Troopers from the 10th Infantry Division are now pursuing a New People's Army (NPA) band who detonated two improvised explosive devices (IEDs) near the hangar of a banana plantation in Compostela Valley, damaging a propeller-driven Cessna aircraft late Saturday night. Continue reading "NPA rebels raid banana plantation, aircraft damaged in Compostela Valley"
MANILA President Benigno Aquino III monitors the development of Storm "Egay" as it continues to affect Northern Luzon, Presidential Communications Operation Office Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. said on Sunday. Continue reading "President Aquino monitors development of Storm 'Egay'"
MANILA Malacañang warned the public on from buying fake rice which reportedly had found its way in Davao City. Continue reading "Malacanang warns public against fake rice"
MANILA Fourteen flights were cancelled on Sunday afternoon due to bad weather brought by tropical storm Egay. Continue reading "Airlines cancel domestic flights due to TS “Egay”"
MANILA Over 7, 000 meters of brand-new steel rails for the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3) have been acquired by the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) last week, the agency said on Sunday. Continue reading "DOTC acquires over 7,000 meters of brand-new rails for MRT-3"
MANILA The Public Attorney's Office (PAO) is now providing free legal aid to the families of the victims of the sinking last week of M/B Kim Nirvana at the sea near Ormoc City, Leyte which claimed 59 lives. Continue reading "PAO provides free legal aid to families of ferry sinking victims"
MANILA Only Global Positioning System (GPS) devices accredited by the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) are allowed to be installed and registered in the countrys public utility buses (PUBs). Continue reading "LTFRB to bus operators: GPS devices must be acquired from accredited providers only"