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PNP nabs 132 foreigners in gambling debt-linked kidnap cases

MANILA -- The Philippine National Police-Anti Kidnapping Group (PNP-AKG) has arrested 132 foreigners, mostly Chinese, in connection with gambling-related kidnapping cases in the country.

DOE assures PH sovereignty ‘intact’ in oil, gas deal with China

MANILA-- Manila's resolve in achieving a joint exploration deal with China without compromising Philippine sovereignty is "unshakeable", a ranking Energy official said Thursday as the two nations continue to move forward from a memorandum of understanding (MOU) signed in 2018.

DepEd teachers to receive incentives

The Department of Education (DepEd) will be giving public school teachers P1,000 as incentive benefit for the World Teacher's Day.

PhilHealth warns public vs fake raffle promo

The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) is warning the public against a Facebook page that encourages likes and shares from members for them to qualify to a supposed free housing raffle promo in line with their anniversary in February 2020. 

PRRD signs law creating Judges-at-Large posts

MANILA -- President Rodrigo Duterte has signed a law creating 100 positions of Regional Trial Judges-at-Large and 50 Municipal Trial Judges-at-Large.

NMIS-certified pork products should not be banned – DTI

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) joins the Department of Agriculture (DA) in assuring the public that raw pork with certifications from the...

DA assures there are funds to help ASF-affected hog raisers

QUEZON CITY -- The Department of Agriculture said it has funds to help small backyard raisers whose hogs were culled due to African Swine Fever (ASF) infection.