MANILA - DOTr on Tuesday filed plunder charges against nine cabinet members of former president Benigno S. Aquino III before the Office of the Ombudsman in connection with the alleged anomalous contract for the maintenance of the MRT-3.
MANILA - The Department of Social Welfare and Development announced Friday that it is allocating a PHP1-billion fund for its Sustainable Livelihood Program in Marawi City to help Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) get back on their feet.
MANILA - Malacanang on Friday belied the report of a United States-based human rights watchdog alleging that the Philippine government has employed a so-called “keyboard army” to manipulate online information in support of President Rodrigo Duterte.
MANILA -- A team of labor officials is set to draft recommendations and a strategic plan on the viable supply of nursing and caregiving services from the Philippines to the Republic of San Marino, a European country.
MANILA - A total of PHP2,267,496,569.62 worth of assistance had been released from January to September this year to 613,046 individuals nationwide who went through a crisis, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) reported Friday.
PNP Chief, Director General Ronald dela Rosa, said that should President Rodrigo Duterte reconsider and again give the police the lead in the ongoing anti-drug campaign, he would push for more body cameras for operatives deployed for the mission.
The country's July-September banana production improved this year, as it rose 3.45 percent to almost 2.40 million metric tons in 2017 from 2.30 million metric tons last year, according to the latest data from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA).
Malacañang has extended its gratitude to all Filipinos for their contribution to the “tremendous success” of the Philippines’ hosting of the 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit. | PNA
DOTr will now require its bidders to file electronically their procurement-related documents as part of efforts to use modern technology to promote efficiency and transparency in its bidding processes. | PNA
PCOO Secretary Martin Andanar on Friday announced that his office is putting up a housing project for media workers as part of President Rodrigo Duterte’s initiative to ensure the dignity and safety of journalists in the Philippines.
Former Tawi-Tawi Vice Governor Ruby Sahali Tan on Thursday pleaded guilty before the Sandiganbayan to six counts of violation of Section 8 of Republic Act No. 6713, or the “Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees”.