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Big-time oil price hike greets consumers in first week of 2022

In the first week of 2022, consumers are faced with higher fuel prices starting Tuesday. In separate advisories, Caltex, Cleanfuel, Petro Gazz, PTT Philippines, Seaoil,...

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...

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...

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...

PSA Mimaropa releases results of 2018 Poverty Statistics Survey

According to the report of PSA, in 2018, a family of five members in the region needed P9,679, on the average, to meet both basic food and non-food needs in a month. It reveals that the poverty threshold of the region increased by 14.3 percent from the poverty threshold of P8,468 in 2015.

Mga kumikita sa Axie Infinity, kabilang sa pinag-aaralan na patawan ng buwis

Kabilang ang mga kumikita sa trending online games, tulad ng Axie Infinity, sa pinag-aaralan ng pamahalaan na patawan ng buwis, ayon kay Usec. Antonette...

UK to remove PH from ‘travel red list’ starting Oct. 11

The Philippines will be removed from the United Kingdom's "travel red list" starting October 11, the UK Embassy in Manila announced Friday. "(The) Philippines is...

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...

No protracted lockdown in PH should cases spike anew

The government will not implement protracted lockdowns and the alert level system will remain, National Task Force (NTF) Against Covid-19 medical adviser, Dr. Ted...

BSP cautions public against auto loans “pasalo-benta modus” by carnapping syndicates

​The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) cautions the public against an increasingly prevalent modus employed by carnapping syndicates, following its memo for BSP-Supervised Financial...

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...

SSS reminds members of guidelines in filing of UMID Card applications

The Social Security System (SSS) is reminding its members who would want to apply for a Unified Multi-Purpose Identification (UMID) Card to follow the...