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LANDBANK assures accessible funding for drivers in support of PUV modernization program

The Land Bank of the Philippines (LANDBANK) assured transport groups affordable financing to help them switch to safer and more efficient Public Utility Vehicles...

SSS warns members and pensioners against online fixers

In an advisory given by the pension fund, it warned its members that SSS is not affiliated with any social media accounts and pages offering online assistance to its members and pensioners asking for certain fees in exchange for facilitating transactions.

DSWD calls for stronger mental health initiatives for kids

As the country celebrates the 30th National Children’s Month, the Department of Social Welfare and Development on Thursday called for support as the government...

LTO kicks off new driver’s license application policy

In an advisory posted by the LTO Palawan District Office, all student permit applicants are required to undergo a 15-hour Theoretical Driving Course (TDC); 8-hour Practical Driving Course (PDC) for Certificate for Professional and Non-professional Driver’s License for new driver’s license with student permit issued on August 3 onwards; and another eight-hour PDC for additional restriction code.

COMELEC: Rules, restrictions set as poll campaign starts February 8

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Monday reminded candidates of the restrictions that will be implemented for in-person campaigning, among other rules as the...

PH, South Korea ink Free Trade Agreement

To enhance the partnership between the Philippines and South Korea, a formal Philippines-Korea Free Trade Agreement (PH-KR FTA) was signed on Thursday by Trade...

COMELEC opens registration for political parties, partylists

All groups and organizations that intend to register as political parties for the 2025 National and Local Elections (NLE) may now do so with...

SC revisits “Iron Curtain” rule, children can now inherit from grandparents and other direct...

The Supreme Court has upheld the "iron curtain" rule, upholding the children's best interests and allowing them to inherit from their grandparents and other...

PH Navy test-fires anti-ship missile decoys off Zambales

The Philippine Navy (PN) on Tuesday announced that it had test-fired its newly acquired "Bullfighter" chaff anti-missile decoys in Zambales waters last March 24. These...

U.S., UNODC hold training for facilitators of strong families program in the Philippines

The U.S. Embassy in the Philippines’ Office of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL), in partnership with the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime...

Prices of gasoline down; diesel, kerosene up anew

Starting Tuesday morning, Chevron, Cleanfuel, Flying V, Petro Gazz, PTT Philippines, Seaoil, and Shell will cut gasoline prices by PHP0.25 per liter, and will raise diesel prices by PHP0.20 per liter.

26 million Filipino learners suffer the most from climate change

Over 26 million enrolled students in the Philippines are confronted with the multifaceted impacts of climate change, including the possibility of El Nino bringing...