Bikoy not yet off the hook: PNP chief

MANILA Peter Joemel Advincula alias 'Bikoy' is not yet off the hook despite his decision to voluntarily surrender to the police, Philippine National Police (PNP) chief, Gen. Oscar Albayalde, said on Monday.

Yes (he is not yet off the hook). Hindi kami ang puwedeng magsabi …

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MMDA to continue clearing roads near public schools

MANILA The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will continue clearing streets leading to public schools in Metro Manila to ensure unimpeded traffic flow for students particularly with Monday's opening of classes.

MMDA Task Force Special Operations Commander Edison Bong Nebrija said traffic congestion within the …

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Japan turns over 2 classrooms in Maguindanao, NoCot

MANILA The Japanese government turned over last week two completed classroom construction projects to Maguindanao and North Cotabato under their Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Project (GGP).

The construction of the learning facilities in Kabuntalan, Maguindanao and Alamada, North Cotabato were approved in 2013 …

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Duterte certifies mandatory ROTC bill as urgent

MANILA President Rodrigo Duterte has certified as urgent a bill mandating Grades 11 and 12 in public and private schools to undergo mandatory Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC).

Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea on Monday confirmed to reporters in a text message that Duterte has indeed …

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Duterte certifies mandatory ROTC bill as urgent

MANILA President Rodrigo Duterte has certified as urgent a bill mandating Grades 11 and 12 in public and private schools to undergo mandatory Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC).

Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea on Monday confirmed to reporters in a text message that Duterte has indeed …

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House passes OFW hospital bill on final reading

MANILA The House of Representatives on Monday approved on third and final reading a proposed bill seeking to establish a special hospital dedicated for overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) and their families.

House Bill 9194, which shall establish the Overseas Filipino Workers Hospital, was approved with …

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Double pay for workers on June 5

MANILA Private sector workers, who will report to duty on Wednesday, June 5, will be paid twice their regular daily wages, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) said Monday.

In an advisory, DOLE Secretary Silvestre Bello III reminded employers the proper payment of wages …

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21 job fairs on Independence Day

MANILA Local and overseas employment opportunities will be offered at the Independence Day Job and Business Fairs 2019 on Wednesday, June 12, according to the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE).

In an advisory, the DOLE said there will be 21 job fairs to be …

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21 job fairs on Independence Day

MANILA Local and overseas employment opportunities will be offered at the Independence Day Job and Business Fairs 2019 on Wednesday, June 12, according to the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE).

In an advisory, the DOLE said there will be 21 job fairs to be …

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