MANILA - A total of PHP2,267,496,569.62 worth of assistance had been released from January to September this year to 613,046 individuals nationwide who went through a crisis, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) reported Friday.
PNP Chief, Director General Ronald dela Rosa, said that should President Rodrigo Duterte reconsider and again give the police the lead in the ongoing anti-drug campaign, he would push for more body cameras for operatives deployed for the mission.
The country's July-September banana production improved this year, as it rose 3.45 percent to almost 2.40 million metric tons in 2017 from 2.30 million metric tons last year, according to the latest data from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA).
Malacañang has extended its gratitude to all Filipinos for their contribution to the “tremendous success” of the Philippines’ hosting of the 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit. | PNA
DOTr will now require its bidders to file electronically their procurement-related documents as part of efforts to use modern technology to promote efficiency and transparency in its bidding processes. | PNA
PCOO Secretary Martin Andanar on Friday announced that his office is putting up a housing project for media workers as part of President Rodrigo Duterte’s initiative to ensure the dignity and safety of journalists in the Philippines.
Former Tawi-Tawi Vice Governor Ruby Sahali Tan on Thursday pleaded guilty before the Sandiganbayan to six counts of violation of Section 8 of Republic Act No. 6713, or the “Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees”.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday night told Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that he has nothing to explain over reports of alleged human rights violations and extrajudicial killings (EJKs) in the Philippines | PNA
MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said that China has agreed to have a Code of Conduct of Parties in the South China Sea and has vowed to consider fast-tracking the agreement as a step towards a peaceful resolution of the issue. | PNA