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InLife and Insular Foundation extend assistance to Typhoon Odette-affected communities

Insular Life (InLife) and its corporate social arm Insular Foundation carried out disaster response initiatives to help Filipinos affected by super typhoon Odette. InLife and...

House pushes for regulation of motorcycles-for-hire

A measure allowing and regulating the operation of motorcycles-for-hire hurdled second reading approval in the House of Representatives. During Tuesday's plenary session, the chamber passed...

Solon says youth military service ‘great’ for nation-building

House Assistant Majority Leader Eduardo Gullas said he supports presidential daughter and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte's plan for all able-bodied Filipinos to serve...

CDC Ph lauds SP Sotto, PAO chief for defending rights of unvaccinated individuals

The Concerned Doctors and Citizens of the Philippines recently praised Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III and Public Attorney’s Office (PAO) Chief Persida Acosta...

Digitalization to ease inflation in the long run

The wider adoption of digital payments in the Philippines is expected to have a positive impact on inflationary trends moving forward, according to the...

SSS sickness benefit program covers COVID-infected workers in home confinement

The Social Security System (SSS) clarified that COVID-infected workers in home confinement are already covered under its Sickness Benefit Program, contrary to recent media...

Cayetano: Department of disaster resilience needed to manage economic recovery in disaster-hit areas

Former House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano reiterated his call for the establishment of a Department of Disaster Resilience, saying having an agency in charge...

Gov’t institutionalizes measures vs. real estate scammers

The government has institutionalized its intensive drive and measures against illegal activities related to real estate property and other housing projects in the country. Department...

Halal assurance manual to be available soon: DOST-ITDI

Copies of the Halal assurance system manual will be available to the public soon, an executive of the DOST-Industrial Technology Development Institute said on...

MGB MIMAROPA regional director turnover ceremony held

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region officially welcomed its new officer-in-charge regional director, Dr. Edwin M. Mojares, in a turnover ceremony held...

Individual rights should subserve public good, anti-vaxxers told

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Monday reminded those who refused to get vaccinated against COVID-19 that their individual rights must subserve the public good. He...

Bill promoting financial literacy gets House final nod

The House of Representatives on Monday approved on the third and final reading a measure promoting financial inclusivity and literacy, especially to those living...