Rice mongo curls production opens to consumers in Marinduque

The Rice Mongo Curls Production Facility in Barangay Caganhao, Boac, Marinduque will be accessible to the public beginning this month after a 2-week trial...

CHR reacts to human rights concerns in Duterte’s SONA speech

The Commission on Human Rights (CHR), in a statement response to President Rodrigo Duterte's state of the nation address (SONA) Monday, acknowledged the national...

Bills equalizing protection for boys and girls against rape, sexual abuse approved

Congress is moving to strengthen the country's existing laws protecting children, aiming to give them even stronger protection against rape, sexual abuse, and exploitation. Zenaida...

Women’s group breaks ground for shrimp, tilapia aquaculture in Oriental Mindoro

The Samahan ng Nagkakaisang Kababaihan at Mangingisda ng Sitio Bucana (SNKMB) officially broke ground on its new Community Multi-Species Shed Whiteleg Shrimp and Tilapia...

Hidilyn Diaz now a living legend, following her Olympic gold

Hidilyn Diaz marked history with her unprecedented feat, bagging the first ever gold medal for the Philippines at the Olympic games. She became a...

Duterte insists on his approach to China relations

President Rodrigo Duterte reiterated in his last state of the nation address (SONA) that the alternative to his China policy is war, which he...

55 new Delta variant cases raise total to 119; 103 recovered

Fifty-five additional cases of the more transmissible Delta variant of the coronavirus, first detected in India, were confirmed by the Department of Health (DOH)...

Santa Cruz, Marinduque turns over its local culture profile

SANTA CRUZ, Marinduque – The Cultural Mapping project here has come to a close with the publication of its local cultural profile, which was...

SSS releases P115.53 million for educational loans in H1 2021

The Social Security System (SSS) disbursed over P115.53 million for educational loans from January to June 2021, 52.5 percent or P39.75 million higher than...

SSS self-employed, voluntary membership up by 20.2%

The number of Social Security System (SSS) self-employed and voluntary members (SEVM) has grown by 20.2 percent to 8.43 million as of May 2021. The double-digit...

Pangilinan bats for a higher PCG budget after WPS incident

After the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) vessel BRP Cabra's successful challenge against a Chinese navy warship, Sen. Francis Pangilinan on Tuesday (July 20) pushed...

Government planners project 6 to 7 percent GNP growth target for 2021

The Development Budget Coordination Committee (DBCC) has revised the country’s macroeconomic assumptions, growth targets, and fiscal program for FYs 2021 to 2024, in preparation...

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