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At 10:00 a.m., the President met with officials from the Presidential Management Staff and with Cabinet Secretary Jose Rene Almendras in the Private Office of Malacañan Palace. At 11:00 a.m., the President met with Telstra CEO David Thodey and Telstra Chief Financial Officer Andy Penn in the Music Room. Telstra is a telecommunications company based […]
Almost two months after the Zamboanga armed conflict, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) has provided a total of P189.5 million worth of relief assistance to the evacuees.
NDRRMC Situation Report on the effects of the Earthquake in Sagbayan, Bohol, October 29, 2013 (6:00 a.m.)
The following are excerpts from a report from the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council on the effects of the earthquake in Sagbayan, Bohol, October 15, 2013. The information reflects conditions as of October 29, 2013, 6:00 a.m., unless otherwise stated.
From the Department of Health The Department of Health—National Capital Region (DOH-NCR) yesterday sent Medical and Water and Sanitation Hygiene (WASH) teams to Bohol to address the immediate needs and concerns of the victims of the earthquake that struck Central Visayas last October 15, 2013. “These additional teams will augment the existing health and emergency […]
Skills training programs funded by the controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) yielded high employment rate, putting to work more than 90,000 graduates of various courses managed by the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA).
The Philippine Mission to the United Nations in New York reiterates the call of the United Nations (UN) for nominations for the 2014 United Nations Public Service Awards (UNPSA).
Secretary of Agriculture Proceso J. Alcala joins farmer-members of Hindang-Hilongos-Hinunangan Federation of Irrigators’ Associations, during their harvest festival and farmers’ and fisherfolks' forum, on October 25, 2013, in Hilongos, Leyte.
Malinaw po: Isinusulong natin ang paglagong tumutumbas sa pag-angat ng kabuhayan ng mga Pilipino. Mapa-karpintero man, electrician, mananahi, o mekaniko, masusi nating sinasanay upang bigyan kayo ng kompiyansang makipagsabayan sa anumang larangan, sa loob man o labas ng ating bayan.
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) will send to Bohol today some 24,000 family food packs, 1,000 water jugs with potable water, 217 shelter box tents, and nine boxes of shelter box tools worth P17.8 million via the Philippine Navy Ship.