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Pres. Duterte Asks Putin For Arms

President Rodrigo Duterte has requested Russian President Vladimir Putin for a soft loan for weapons which will be used by the Philippine government in...

Alvarez: PRRD’s Declaration Of Martial Law Has Basis

House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez on Wednesday backed President Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration of martial law in Mindanao, noting that such decision has “basis” to suppress...

Senate Panel To Review IRR On Anti-Distracted Driving Law

A senate panel is set to review the implementing rules and regulations (IRR) of the anti-distracted driving law on May 30 to resolve several...

Poe Wants Roxas To Show Up In Next Senate Hearing Into MRT-3 Mess

Sen. Grace Poe would like to see former Liberal Party (LP) president Manuel Roxas II present in the next Senate hearing into the problems...

SC Orders Mindanao Courts To Remain Open Amid Declaration Of Martial Law

In view of President Rodrigo Duterte's declaration of martial law in Mindanao for 60 days, Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno on Wednesday directed all...

Sereno Urges New Lawyers To Empower Provinces With Better Legal Services

Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno urged the country's new lawyers, who took their oath on Monday, to empower the provinces with better...

Gov’t Urged To Expedite Development, Exploration Of ‘Philippine Rise’

After Pres. Rodrigo Duterte signed an executive order renaming the Benham Rise as Philippine Rise, a senator on Tuesday urged the government to start...

DOTr Wants LRTA To Manage MRT-3

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) on Tuesday said that it plans to have the Metro Rail Transit-3 (MRT-3) managed by the Light Rail Transit...

CHED Says Now Is The Best Time For Those Who Have Stopped To Return...

Are you a high school graduate who, because of poverty or for some other reasons, have been unable to go to college? Or, were...

DOH Mulls Regulation On Use Of Vapes, E-Cigs

The Department of Health (DOH) eyes regulate the use of vaporizers (vapes) and electronic cigarettes (e-cigs) which are not covered by the newly-signed Executive...

DOH Looks Forward To Creation Of Ordinances On Smoking Ban

The Department of Health (DOH) expects local government units (LGUs) to create a new ordinance or align existing ones to Executive Order (EO) No....

More Direct Flights From China To PH Expected

Direct flights from China’s Guangxi Province to the country's top tourist destinations Davao, Cebu and Clark can soon be expected to bring in additional...

Baguio City Vows To Protect ‘Safeguarded Landscapes’

The City Building and Architects Office (CBAO) has committed to implement the provisions of the environment code on "safeguarded landscapes." Engineer Nazita Bañez, during the...

China-ASEAN Senior Officials Finish COC Draft Framework

After long years of consultations and discussions on the implementation of the Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the South China Sea (DOC),...

Pres. Duterte To Undertake First Official Visit To Russia

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is slated to conduct an official visit to Russia from May 23 to 26, 2017 upon the invitation of Russian...

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