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IBP calls for full transparency in sale of Malampaya natural gas resource

The Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) expressed grave worry over the latest developments regarding the sale of the Malampaya natural gas project by...

Angkla: Freedom of navigation is non-negotiable, develop local shipbuilding to defend WPS

Seafarers’ partylist group Angkla echoed what they call a disappointment on the part of many seafarers with the recent developments in the West Philippine...

Cayetano reiterates push for direct cash aid

Former Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano reiterated his push for the government to provide direct cash assistance to every Filipino family and to small businesses...

DILG assures support to LGUs on ensuring food security in West Philippine Sea

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) assured local government units (LGUs) of its commitment to conserving marine resources in the West...

U.S. supports West Philippine Sea-based local governments’ alliance for food security conference

The Office of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) of the United States Embassy in the Philippines hosted a three-day virtual conference on...

Lacson calls for review of government policy on WPS

Senator Ping Lacson wants the Philippine government to strengthen its possession of the West Philippine Sea by adopting a policy of encouraging more settlers...

TESDA concerned over severe budget cut of NTF-ELCAC

The P24-billion budget cut imposed by the Senate on the proposed budget of the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC)...

Robredo condemns China’s harassment of PH resupply vessels near Ayungin

Presidential contender and incumbent vice president Leni Robredo said Thursday that the recent harassment of Philippine supply boats by Chinese Coast Guard vessels in...

Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas pushing for “green finance”

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) underscored the importance of digitalization and green finance as part of its efforts to realize its vision for...

SSS opens penalty condonation program for short-term member loans

Member-borrowers with past due short-term loans may apply for the Social Security System’s (SSS) Penalty Condonation Program, which started on November 15 until February...

US donates over 300K Pfizer vaccine doses

The latest shipment of the US-donated Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine to the Philippines arrived Monday night, further boosting the country's supply as it readies booster...

EcoWaste Coalition: Banned mercury-laced facial creams with ‘no side effects’ sold in Central and...

The toxics watchdog group EcoWaste Coalition has condemned the unrelenting sale of an imported brand of skin whitening cream that claims to cause “no...