Toll execs eye bus ban on Skyway

MANILAAn official of the Toll Regulatory Board (TRB) on Tuesday said they are eyeing to impose a ban on buses to traverse along elevated parts of the Skyway.

TRB spokesperson Bert Suansing said the initiative aims to prevent incidents of overspeeding bus drivers which might …

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Toll execs eye bus ban on Skyway

MANILAAn official of the Toll Regulatory Board (TRB) on Tuesday said they are eyeing to impose a ban on buses to traverse along elevated parts of the Skyway.

TRB spokesperson Bert Suansing said the initiative aims to prevent incidents of overspeeding bus drivers which might …

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AFP supportive of all peace initiatives

MANILAThe Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) strongly supports all initiatives that will lead to a genuine and lasting peace.

This was stressed by AFP public affairs office chief, Col. Noel Detoyato, when sought for a comment on the possible meeting between President Rodrigo Duterte …

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AFP supportive of all peace initiatives

MANILAThe Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) strongly supports all initiatives that will lead to a genuine and lasting peace.

This was stressed by AFP public affairs office chief, Col. Noel Detoyato, when sought for a comment on the possible meeting between President Rodrigo Duterte …

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DND chief backs ‘sincere’ peace talks

MANILADepartment of National Defense (DND) Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Tuesday said he is not against peace talks, provided that the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army (CPP-NPA-NDF) is really sincere in their negotiations with the government.

"As I said previously we defer to the …

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DND chief backs ‘sincere’ peace talks

MANILADepartment of National Defense (DND) Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Tuesday said he is not against peace talks, provided that the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army (CPP-NPA-NDF) is really sincere in their negotiations with the government.

"As I said previously we defer to the …

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Faeldon’s appointment papers out ‘soon’

MANILAThe appointment papers of former Bureau of Customs (BOC) Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon as Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) Director General will be out soon, MalacaAang assured Tuesday following reports that he has not been reporting for work.

Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo explained that Faeldon has yet …

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Faeldon’s appointment papers out ‘soon’

MANILAThe appointment papers of former Bureau of Customs (BOC) Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon as Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) Director General will be out soon, MalacaAang assured Tuesday following reports that he has not been reporting for work.

Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo explained that Faeldon has yet …

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135 EPD cops undergo surprise drug test

MANILAThe Eastern Police District (EPD) on Tuesday conducted a surprise drug test for its personnel.

In a statement, EPD Director, Chief Supt. Bernabe Balba, said a total of 135 operatives from the District and Station Drug Enforcement Unit and the Intelligence Unit were gathered at …

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135 EPD cops undergo surprise drug test

MANILAThe Eastern Police District (EPD) on Tuesday conducted a surprise drug test for its personnel.

In a statement, EPD Director, Chief Supt. Bernabe Balba, said a total of 135 operatives from the District and Station Drug Enforcement Unit and the Intelligence Unit were gathered at …

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MRT rehab to start in January

MANILA The rehabilitation work for the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3) is expected to start in January, an official of the Department of Transportation (DOTr) said Monday.

Transition is already ongoing up to December; the full mobilization will be by January, DOTr Undersecretary for …

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MRT rehab to start in January

MANILA The rehabilitation work for the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3) is expected to start in January, an official of the Department of Transportation (DOTr) said Monday.

Transition is already ongoing up to December; the full mobilization will be by January, DOTr Undersecretary for …

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Senior high teacher wins int’l award

MANILADr. Bryant Acar, Master Teacher II from the senior high school department of Science and Technology Education Center in

Baslak, Lapu-Lapu City, bagged the second place in the 2nd Ki Hajar Dewantara Award during the recent International Conference on Science Education and Teacher Development held …

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6 Army officers promoted anew

MANILAThe Philippine Army (PA) honored and conferred stars on six newly-promoted officers during flag-raising ceremonies in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City Monday.

Promoted to Major General were Brig. Gen. Roy T. Devesa and Brig. Gen. Cirilito E. Sobejana, heads of Training and Doctrine Command and 6th …

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House keen on passing tax reform Package 4

MANILASpeaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo on Tuesday said the House of Representatives intends to pass the fourth comprehensive tax reform program (CTRP), which is a measure on reforms of financial taxes, under the Duterte administration.

In an ambush interview, Arroyo said the passage of the proposed Package …

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