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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...

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...

FYT Media, Google go local to fight vaccine misinformation

Student and community journalists across the country will gather to tackle misinformation on the COVID-19 vaccine in a free webinar from January 28 to...

DTI, PhilDev launch new programs ‘IDEA’ and ‘ADVanCE’ to further stimulate Startup Growth

The Department of Trade and Industry, together with PhilDev Foundation, formally launched the Incubation, Development, and Entrepreneurial Assistance (IDEA) and Accelerating Development, Valuation, and...

Game-changing structural reforms crucial to sustain post-pandemic recovery

​Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Benjamin E. Diokno underscored the importance of implementing game-changing legislative reforms that seek to open the economy to...

Philippines to allow entry of fully vaxxed foreigners starting February 16

The Philippines will allow the entry of fully vaccinated foreigners starting February 16, Malacañang said Friday. In a Palace briefing, acting presidential spokesperson and Cabinet...