FOI in all gov’t branches necessary: PCOO

Public access of information to all branches of government is a must, an official of the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) said Friday.

PCOO Assistant Secretary Michel Kristian Ablan made the statement as he reiterated the executive branch's call on Congress to pass a measure …

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Mindanao products find market in US

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Mindanao products will now have the opportunity to penetrate the US market, particularly the Filipino-American communities in Los Angeles, California, the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) said on Friday.

This followed after MinDA Secretary Emmanuel PiAol met with the officials and representatives …

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CCP chief named as new NCCA chair

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The National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) welcomes its new chairman, Arsenio Nick Lizaso.

Lizaso, the concurrent president of the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP), was elected by the Board of Commissioners of the NCCA during the most …

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Rains over Luzon due to northeast monsoon Friday

The northeast monsoon will bring rains over Luzon on Friday.

In its 4 a.m. weather forecast, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said the regions of Cagayan, Cordillera, Bicol, and Eastern Visayas, and the provinces of Aurora and Quezon would experience cloudy …

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PBA to donate to Taal eruption victims

The Philippine Basketball Association will hand out donations to victims of the Taal Volcano eruption in the province of Batangas.

Commissioner Willie Marcial, a native of Batangas City, said the league would give PHP1 million and 500 pairs of slippers to the Batangas provincial government, …

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