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P300-M allotted for displaced teachers under Bayanihan 2

"Sa mga gurong nagtatanong, mayroon pong ayuda na nakalaan sa inyo. Ito po ay P300 million na subsidies at allowances," he said during a virtual presser.

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...

Senate passes measure raising age of sexual consent from 12 to 16 years old

The Senate has approved on third and final reading a bill raising the age of sexual consent from 12 to 16 years old to...

Gamboa orders probe on 357 cops on drug watch list

In a phone interview with reporters on Friday, Gamboa said these cops are still presumed innocent pending results of the investigation.

DILG urges LGUs to pass ordinance vs discrimination of COVID-19 frontline workers

“We are alarmed by the reports that reach our office on the harassment and discrimination experienced by our frontline workers including health professionals, police, military, essential services personnel, and government and non-government social workers. Sila pa naman ang mga bayani sa gitna ng laban sa Covid-19 subali’t nakakaranas at iniinda pa nila ang diskriminasyon at harassment,” said DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año.

U.S. provides P170 Million to support COVID-19 vaccine deployment in the Philippines

The United States government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), is providing the Philippines P170 million ($3.5 million) to support the...

GSIS extends filing of application for emergency loan program

In a statement released July 12, the GSIS said it has given its members, old age, and disability pensioners more time to apply for loans which could help them during the pandemic.

USAID, partners install 100 toilets to promote household sanitation, environmental protection

Through an innovative funding program, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and its partners installed 100 sanitary toilets that will benefit 500...

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...

PAO files Dengvaxia raps anew

The victims were schoolchildren from Metro Manila and Bulacan, namely Psalm Dioquino (Bulacan), Lalaine Laylay (Las Piñas), Levie Losanga (Quezon City), Theresa Romano (Bulacan), and Lennon Carl Ribo (Taguig City).

Job opportunities for OFWs in Taiwan ‘promising’: POLO

Job opportunities for overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Taiwan particularly in Taichung, the central district of the host island is encouraging, the Philippine Overseas...

Duterte signs LPG Industry Regulation Act

President Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law Republic Act 11592 or the LPG Industry Regulation Act that will regulate the domestic liquefied petroleum gas...