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Duterte recognizes US, China assistance in Marawi

Duterte recognizes US, China assistance in Marawi

President Rodrigo Duterte acknowledged the help extended by the United States during the fight against the terror Maute Group in Marawi City. In his speech at the 11th Ambassadors’ Tour Philippine reception in Davao

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Horn beats Pacquiao for WBO welterweight crown

Horn beats Pacquiao for WBO welterweight crown

Former school teacher Jeff Horn is the new World Boxing Organization welterweight champion. The 29-year-old Horn proved his detractors wrong in his fight against Manny Pacquiao, as he convinced the three judges to score

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Malacañang declares four-day national mourning

Malacañang declares four-day national mourning

Malacañang released on Tuesday, June 20, a proclamation declaring June 13 to 16 as “days of national mourning” in honor of the government troops slain in Marawi City. Proclamation No. 232 which was signed

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UP-Diliman has 36 summa cum laude grads

UP-Diliman has 36 summa cum laude grads

The 106th General Commencement Exercises of the University of the Philippines in Diliman, Quezon City on Sunday will be led by 36 students graduating summa cum laude. Summa cum laude is the state university’s

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Interagency convergence on job generation

Interagency convergence on job generation

The Labor and Trade and Industry departments, together with the City Government of Manila, sign the Declaration of Commitment to achieve the goals of “Ambisyon 2040: Matatag, Maginhawa, at Panatag na Buhay,” and the

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CALAX Laguna segment breaks ground June 19, 2017

CALAX Laguna segment breaks ground June 19, 2017

Construction works for the 18-kilometer Laguna Section of the Cavite-Laguna Expressway (CALAX) will formally commence with a groundbreaking ceremony set on June 19. “The whole CALAX project which will have eight (8) interchanges and

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Duterte offers ?10M reward for Isnilon Hapilon

Duterte offers ?10M reward for Isnilon Hapilon

Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff Eduardo Año announced that President Rodrigo Duterte has offered a ?10-million bounty for the arrest and neutralization of Abu Sayyaf leader Isnilon Hapilon Hapilon is believed

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BSP to probe BPI glitch

BSP to probe BPI glitch

Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Deputy Governor Nestor A. Espenilla said his office will investigate the glitch that affected customers of Bank of the Philippine Islands Wednesday morning. In a public advisory, BPI blamed

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Taiwan defers plan to give Filipinos visa-free entry

Taiwan defers plan to give Filipinos visa-free entry

Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has postponed its plan to give Philippine nationals visa-free entry for a period of one year starting this June. The announcement was given by the Taipei Economic and

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Opening Of 2017 Best DOLE-Assisted Livelihood Projects

Opening Of 2017 Best DOLE-Assisted Livelihood Projects

DOLE Undersecretaries Joel B. Maglunsod and, Bernard P. Olalia; Assistant Secretaries Maria Gloria A. Tango and Federico V. Abuan Jr., DOLE Regional Office No. 2 Director Sixto T. Rodriguez, BWSC Chief for Workers in

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