Bong Revilla to run for senator in 2019

MANILA Detained former senator Ramon Bong Revilla Jr. is running for a Senate seat in the 2019 midterm elections.

Former Leyte Rep. and Lakas-Christian Muslim Democrats (Lakas CMD) president Martin Romualdez made the announcement on Friday.

"I am pleased and honored to officially announce the …

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965 want to become PDEA agents

MANILA Close to 1,000 applicants desiring to join the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) have undergone the Qualifying and Neuro-psychological examination (QNPE) to become drug enforcement officers (DEO's).

The examinations were held on Sept. 30, 2018 in Davao City for Mindanao applicants; September 29 in …

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Comelec amends rule on substitute candidates

MANILA The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has amended its rule on substitute candidates particularly for those who will withdraw their Certificates of Candidacy (COC) in the May 2019 midterm polls.

According to Comelec Resolution No. 10430, promulgated on October 1, substitute bets will not be …

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PH to host ASEAN Science Ministers meeting

MANILA The Philippines will host the ASEAN Science Ministers meeting in Cebu City on Oct. 15-19.

"There are many concerns in the region. Concerns on sustainable development goals, food security, energy security, environment, health, educating our young people, among others, that can be addressed by …

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Weekend road repairs on EDSA, C-5 set

MANILA The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will conduct road repairs in parts of Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (EDSA) and C-5 Road this weekend.

In its advisory Friday, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said the DPWH will undertake road reblocking and repairs …

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Weekend road repairs on EDSA, C-5 set

MANILA The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will conduct road repairs in parts of Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (EDSA) and C-5 Road this weekend.

In its advisory Friday, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said the DPWH will undertake road reblocking and repairs …

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Retiring army chief is next DSWD Secretary

MANILA President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Thursday night named retiring Army chief, Lt. Gen. Roland Bautista, as the next Secretary of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD).

Na-announce ko naman (I have announced), the next DSWD Secretary was just about a few days-Rolly …

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Retiring army chief is next DSWD Secretary

MANILA President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Thursday night named retiring Army chief, Lt. Gen. Roland Bautista, as the next Secretary of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD).

Na-announce ko naman (I have announced), the next DSWD Secretary was just about a few days-Rolly …

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