Marcos admin ‘careful’ in filling up gov’t vacancies: Bersamin

Executive Secretary Lucas Bersamin, during his appointment deliberation on Wednesday, told the Commission on Appointments (CA) that the Marcos administration is “careful” in appointing government officials to fill up the vacancies especially in key positions.   Bersamin was answering the query of CA member Senator Imee Marcos who was asking to speed up the rollout […]

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Increase of ’employable’ Filipinos should be maximized: POPCOM

The national government needs to provide steady streams of quality jobs to fully tap the significant rise in the number of employable Filipinos, the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM) said on Wednesday.   According to Philippine Statistics Authority’s (PSA) 2020 Census of Population and Housing, out of the total number of 109,035,343 individuals, more […]

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Dev’t partners reaffirm vow to mobilize fund for climate action

Development partners reaffirmed their commitment of mobilizing financial resources for investment in climate change mitigation and adaptation to confront the challenges posed by the climate crisis.   Development partners including the World Bank Group and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) joined the Climate Investment Forum 2022, led by the Climate Change Commission (CCC) in commemoration […]

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