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Oil price hike: Gas by P1.45 per liter, diesel by P2.05

Petroleum companies will impose significant price increases on Tuesday as the worldwide price per barrel rises. Caltex, Cleanfuel, Petro Gazz, PTT Philippines, Seaoil, and Shell...

DTI apprehends 69 price violators in Odette-affected provinces

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) issued violation notices to erring retailers as it intensified its price monitoring operations to apprehend price freeze...

Filipina recalls plight out of Kabul

When news got out that Taliban fighters had entered capital Kabul, the last government stronghold in Afghanistan, it dawned on Filipina worker Grace Gallora...

DOH advises public to renew immunization certificates as QR codes issued before Feb. 7 are...

DOH urged the public on Monday to regenerate their vaccine certificates, as the QR codes obtained before February 7 will no longer be readable...

Palace discourages nurses from resigning

Malacañang appealed to the country’s nurses and other healthcare workers not to resign, assuring they will soon receive their special risk allowance (SRA) as...

Another returning overseas Filipino nabbed over protocol breach

Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat on Monday reported that another Filipino from overseas was caught having broken the mandatory quarantine after posting...

Duterte leads presentation of P1k piso polymer banknote

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Monday led the presentation of the PHP1,000-piso polymer banknote, which features the Philippine eagle, in a ceremonial program in...

Philippines eyes US$5 billion in new loans

The Monetary Board (MB) approved a total of US$4.66 billion public-sector foreign borrowings in the third quarter of 2021, 18.9 percent higher than the...

Duterte fires NEA chief over corruption

President Rodrigo Duterte has fired National Electrification Administration (NEA) Administrator Edgardo Masongsong due to the latter’s supposed involvement in corrupt activities. Duterte made the pronouncement...

Pres. Duterte to open facilities to US if Ukraine conflict reaches Asia

If the Ukraine-Russia conflict crosses over to Asia, Philippine Ambassador to the US Jose Manuel Romualdez said Thursday that President Rodrigo Duterte may open...

IATF approves amended guidelines for Alert Level 1

The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) approved the amendments to the guidelines for implementing the Alert Level System...

U.S. assistance for Odette survivors in the Philippines tops 1B with new major announcement

The United States government is contributing an extra P950 million ($19 million) in humanitarian assistance to help communities devastated by Typhoon Odette, bringing total...