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PBBM underscores need to enhance disaster preparedness, response

The national government will continue to prioritize efforts to enhance disaster preparedness and response, President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. said Sunday. In his weekly vlog,...

DA’s fertilizer vouchers allow farmers to buy enough urea

More fertilizer discount vouchers will soon be distributed to farmer beneficiaries to ensure the timely availability of the needed fertilizer for rice production. In a...

Elon Musk launches $7.99 Twitter Blue subscription fee

Elon Musk wasted no time Saturday in rolling out his new Twitter Blue subscription plan at USD7.99 per month. The fee he promised to implement...

EcoWaste Coalition agrees with FDA’s warning about toxic plasticizers in toys

The toxics watchdog EcoWaste Coalition is urging parents not to buy soft plastic toys unless they're certified as "phthalate-free" as Christmas shopping approaches. The group...

‘Ayuda’ for Filipinos will continue amid rising inflation rate

Relief and subsidies will continue as the Philippine government reiterates its commitment to providing aid to affected sectors amid the continued rise of the...

Lawmaker wants November declared as ‘Buy Pinoy Month’ to boost MSMEs

To encourage the public to support Filipino entrepreneurs and help them recover amid the pandemic, Deputy Speaker and Las Pinas Representative Camille Villar has...

PH, int’l community must ‘respond firmly’ vs. NoKor tests: Seoul

The Philippines, albeit far from the Korean Peninsula where Pyongyang had been carrying out missile tests at an unprecedented rate this year, must respond...

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...

DOLE, DepEd adopt voluntary wearing of face masks

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) and the Department of Education (DepEd) have issued their guidelines adopting Executive Order (EO) No. 7 or...

LANDBANK makes ‘ayuda’ claiming easier for 3.4-M pensioners

Social pensioners can now conveniently receive their cash grants and perform other banking transactions, as the Land Bank of the Philippines (LANDBANK) continues to...

NBI raids high-end bar in CDO where secret poker game is going on

Around 19 persons were arrested for illegal gambling after operatives of the National Bureau of Investigation-Northeastern Mindanao Regional Office (NBI NEMRO) raided a high-end...
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Lawmaker wants learners’ records protected vs. calamities

Senator Sherwin Gatchalian has filed a bill seeking the creation of the National Public School Database to protect the records of learners against natural...