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BSKE reset will affect Comelec contracts with suppliers

The possible rescheduling of the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections (BSKE), from December 5 to May or December next year, will have implications on...

BOC warns OFWs vs. balikbayan box processing ‘modus’

The Bureau of Customs (BOC) on Friday warned the public, particularly overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) against a modus operandi in the sending and processing...

Bill criminalizing elder abuse, abandonment filed at the House

A congressman wants to criminalize the abandonment of elderly persons and other abuses committed on senior citizens. Agusan del Norte Representative Dale Corvera filed House...

TESDA urges youth to take agri-related training courses

The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) is encouraging more Filipino youth to avail of the agriculture-related training courses being offered by the...

DOST-PCAARRD reports advances in tomato yellow leaf curl virus detection kit

The Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD) of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) recently reported new...

COMELEC revises Dec. 5 BSKE calendar of activities

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has moved the filing of Certificates of Candidacy (COC) for the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections (BSKE) to the...

Senator wants fake news purveyors fined, jailed

Senator Jinggoy Estrada wants purveyors of fake news fined and jailed in order to discourage them from spreading false and misleading news online and...

Customs, pinaghahandaan na ang pagdagsa ng mga balikbayan boxes ngayong papalapit na kapaskuhan

Puspusan na ang paghahanda ng Bureau of Customs (BOC) sa pagdagsa ng mga balikbayan boxes at iba pang mga packages mula sa mga overseas...

LENTE calls for holding BSKE as scheduled, launch online campaign

Through an online campaign launched Thursday, election watchdog Legal Network for Truthful Elections (LENTE) urged the public to support their call not to postpone...

P10 bilyon inilaan para sa bigas; P1 bilyon para sa mga magsasaka, mangingisda

May inilaan ang Pamahalaan na P10.0 bilyon para sa Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF) at P1.0 bilyon para naman pang ayuda sa mga magsasaka...

Declaration of West Philippine Sea as protected seascape pushed

An environmental policy and governance expert has recommended that the West Philippine Sea be designated as a Philippine Protected Seascape, citing the value of...

Rice, meat supply enough for holidays: DA

The Department of Agriculture (DA) expressed confidence on Wednesday that the country has sufficient supply of rice and meat, a few months before Christmas. In...