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First tranche of U.S. Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines delivered to the Philippines

The United States welcomes the successful May 10 arrival to the Philippines of 193,050 doses of the U.S. Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, one of the safest and...

USAID launches new partnerships to advance Philippine water security

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has launched two partnerships to increase access to clean, safe, water sanitation, and sanitation services in the...

House speaker Velasco proposes P420 billion Bayanihan 3 law

House speaker Lord Allan Velasco is proposing a P420 billion Bayanihan 3 law to further help stimulate the country's economic recovery with the country's...

No need to worry over Japanese Embassy terror alert – PCG

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) claimed Wednesday that a recent statement made by the Japanese Embassy in the Philippines about an intelligence assessment on...

Malampaya gas project contract extension, pinag-uusapan na ayon sa DOE

Pinag-uusapan na ang posibleng pagpapalawig sa operasyon ng Malampaya natural gas project, ito ang inihayag ni Department of Energy (DOE) Secretary Alfonso Cusi sa...

BOC seizes smuggled Chinese medicines in Pasay City

In a press statement on January 16, the BOC said the operation was done through the Manila International Container Port’s (MICP) Customs Intelligence and Investigation Service (CIIS) and Enforcement and Security Service (ESS) in coordination with the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) and National Bureau of Investigation (NBI). 

COVID-19 infections among Filipinos abroad now 8,417

Most of the active cases are concentrated in the same region at 2,114, followed by Europe with 456, the Americas with 148, and the Asia Pacific with 82.

Make SCS a ‘sea of peace,’ PH appeals to Asean, China

The Philippines has appealed to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) and China to fully support and make the disputed South China Sea...

NMIS-certified pork products should not be banned – DTI

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) joins the Department of Agriculture (DA) in assuring the public that raw pork with certifications from the...

DILG postpones barangay assemblies to stop spread of COVID-19

“While the holding of the barangay assembly day is important, we need to think of the greater good and ensure the general welfare of our people,” said DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año.

No lifting of travel authority requirement: JTF Covid Shield

JTF COVID Shield commander, Lt. Gen. Guillermo Eleazar, clarified disinformation on social media, apparently aimed at misleading the public, that the National Task Force on Covid-19 has already lifted the restrictions for all travels in any part of the country.

Support fund for hog industry proposed in Senate

As the African swine fever (ASF) continues to cost the local industry billions of pesos in lost livelihoods, Senator Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan wants to...