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Government investments in infrastructure projects are not purely on roads, bridges, and airports, but also in other facilities that will help the Filipinos’ daily lives amid the pandemic.
In a press conference on Build, Build, Build program Friday, Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Karl Kendrick Chua said …Read More
Mayor Maria Isabelle Climaco-Salazar has given the officials of this city’s 98 barangays until June 30 to establish their respective isolation facilities.
Salazar said the measure is in compliance with a directive of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).
“We reiterate the …Read More
Agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) have arrested two Nigerians, together with their four Filipino cohorts, inside a drug den in Barangay Dau, Mabalacat City, this province on Thursday night.
The operation also led to the confiscation of kush (high-grade marijuana) and shabu.…Read More
The Negros Occidental provincial government has donated a PHP6-million training facility to the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) located alongside the agency’s Provincial Training Center (PTC) in Barangay Cabahug, Cadiz City.
The single-story structure, consisting of a dormitory and a classroom building, was …Read More
The Department of Education (DepEd) 5 (Bicol) on Friday launched a community-based reading program dubbed “Brigada Pagbasa” as part of efforts to improve the basic and functional literacy levels of Bicolano learners.
In an interview, Brigada Pagbasa regional focal person Ma. Cristina Baroso said DepEd-5 …Read More
The Bureau of Customs (BOC) on Friday held the second simultaneous destruction of smuggled motor vehicles this year, involving 21 cars worth PHP58.55 million in Manila and Cagayan de Oro.
In a statement, the bureau reported that the vehicles destroyed in Manila came from the …Read More
Passengers of the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3) can expect a more comfortable journey after the installation of new air conditioning units (ACU) in all train cars.
In a Facebook post on Friday, MRT-3 said all its 72 light rail vehicles (LRV), including 20 …Read More
The Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) completed its shortlist of nine candidates for the vacancy of associate justice in the Supreme Court.
The list is made up of senior court officials and associate justices from the Court of Appeals and Sandiganbayan.
Court spokesman Brian Keith …Read More
Cebu Landmasters Inc. (CLI) on Friday signed a memorandum of agreement with the city government of Cebu for its donation of a PHP115-million well-planned, in-city socialized condo housing for informal settlers.
“CLI’s goal to help fill the VisMin housing gap includes well-planned projects for the …Read More
A total of 1,700 indigent residents here on Friday received a livelihood assistance grant (LAG) from the Department of Social Welfare and Development–Region 12 (Soccsksargen) in partnership with the city government.
Mayor Joseph Evangelista said all recipients were from the underprivileged and vulnerable sectors of …Read More
At least five small backyard raisers from remote Manalpac village in Solsona town, Ilocos Norte where the index case of African swine fever (ASF) was recorded, received alternative livelihood assistance from the provincial and municipal government.
To make up for their losses caused by ASF, …Read More
Rate of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas’ (BSP) 28-day securities increased Friday amidst the strong demand for the paper.
The weighted average rate of the debt paper rose to 1.8109 percent from 1.7965 percent during the auction last June 11.
BSP again offered the securities …Read More
The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has provided over 6 million jobs to Filipinos through the government’s ‘Build, Build, Build’ (BBB) projects in the last four years.
“While these projects are being conducted, (these) generate jobs. From 2016 to 2020, we have created …Read More
Logistical challenges will delay anew the arrival of some vaccine supplies next week.
National Task Force (NTF) Against Covid-19 chief implementer Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr. said on Friday that the supposed arrival of 150,000 doses of private sector-procured Moderna vaccines on June 21 has been …Read More
The Taguig City government will wait for the “final ruling” of the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) before easing the face shield requirement in open spaces.
Mayor Lino Cayetano said in an interview on Friday that he agrees with …Read More
The Supreme Court (SC) emphasized the importance of law enforcement officials complying with guidelines in drug cases after the acquittal of two suspected peddlers arrested in Manila in 2016.
In a recent resolution, the SC’s Second Division reversed a Court of Appeals (CA) ruling and …Read More
The Taguig local government vaccinated 130 employees of the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) through its mobile bus on Friday.
Two vaccination buses were stationed outside the PSE building at the Central Business District in Barangay Fort Bonifacio for the activity.
Mayor Lino Cayetano said the …Read More
The Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD) is supporting a project to conduct nutritional analysis of indigenous vegetables, Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Secretary Fortunato de la Peña said.
In a taped report aired on Friday, he said …Read More
Tour guides and tricycle drivers in the tourism towns of Moalboal and Badian in southern Cebu province have expressed their thanks to Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go for sending them assistance in coping with the effect of the pandemic on their livelihood.
Gerardo Gocotano, one …Read More
The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) has partnered with SM City Baliwag for the Step 2 registration of the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys).
Mall information officer Nica Cunanan, in an interview on Friday, said all registrants with appointment slips or Application Reference Number (ARN) and notified …Read More
The Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) declined anew following hints from the Federal Reserve of an earlier-than-expected hike in rates but the peso ended the week sideways against the US dollar.
The main stocks index lost 0.53 percent, or 36.54 points, to 6,851.38 points.
All …Read More
Scientists of the Department of Agriculture-Philippine Rice Research Institute (DA-PhilRice) have received honors for their significant contributions in enriching the body of knowledge on rice science.
On Friday, the DA posted that Dr. Reynante L. Ordonio, Scientist I, was distinguished as the 2021 Outstanding Young …Read More
The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) in Antique is urging establishments to apply for the Safety Seal, proof of their being compliant to minimum public health protocols against the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).
DTI Antique Information Officer Lynna Joy Cardinal, in an interview Friday, …Read More
The transmission of Delta variant of SARS-CoV-2, which was detected in the country on May 11, is controlled, an infectious disease expert said Friday.
“Naiwasan naman natin yung pag-spread sa community for now, although closely mino-monitor ito talaga dahil nakakatakot po talaga ang pinapakita nitong …Read More
Once tourism activities fully restart, the primary travel influence among tourists would be health and safety, the reasons why vaccination is key in the eventual recovery of the industry.
Hotel Sales and Marketing Association (HSMA) chairperson Margarita Munsayac said achieving mass vaccination to ensure population …Read More
After emotional and physical challenges, 55-yer-old Imelda Villena, and her son Erico, 21, are back in Jaro, Leyte with their family on Friday.
Mother and son were scheduled to fly home last May through the Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pag-asa (BP2) Program of the national government, …Read More
The chief pathologist of the Department of Health in Region 7 (DOH-7) on Friday said they have not yet received a fresh supply of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines for Central Visayas.
Dr. Mary Jean Loreche issued the statement during a Zoom lecture with the …Read More
President Rodrigo Duterte has lauded the Office of the Presidential Assistant for the Visayas (OPAV) for the creation of the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) Manual for Covid-19 (coronavirus disease) response at the city and municipal levels.
In his message made available to the media here …Read More
Task forces in Western Visayas have requested for additional allocation of coronavirus disease 2019 vaccines from the National Covid-19 Vaccination Operations Center.
The request was contained in a resolution passed during the joint meeting of the Western Visayas Regional Inter-Agency Task Force (RIATF 6) and …Read More
The Provincial Health Office (PHO) announced on Friday that 54,374 individuals in this province have been inoculated with the first dose of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines while 15,319 others have been administered their second shot.
PHO chief Dr. Rosanna Buccahan said vaccinations were going …Read More
The Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Association of Dumaguete and Negros Oriental is pushing for the establishment of “Project Balik Buhay” (PBB) to speed up the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccination process.
The PBB is a public-private partnership of the Office of the Presidential Assistant …Read More
The city government will open next week a 300-bed isolation facility for coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) patients, increasing its capacity to over 500.
City Mayor Eliordo Ogena said Friday the new isolation center, the fourth in the area and the biggest so far, is being …Read More