Postponement of 2022 elections only ‘last resort,’ explains Mikey Arroyo

MANILA, Philippines — House Deputy Majority Leader and Pampanga 2nd Dist. Rep. Mikey Arroyo clarified … health to vote.) Arroyo, son of former President and Speaker Gloria Macapagal …...

Some House members oppose Mikey Arroyo’s idea of 2022 polls deferment

MANILA, Philippines — Some lawmakers in the House … to elect its next president and vice president. The top two leaders … Leader and Pampanga Rep. Mikey Arroyo floated...

Metro Manila Mayors want stay of GCQ status

… say will come from President Duterte, Interior and … the recommendation to the President through the NTF … Manila residents from the coronavirus infection. Despite earlier statements that...

Philippines Detects New ASF Outbreaks

Philippines Detects New ASF Outbreaks USAgNet … /25/2020 The Philippines' Department of Agriculture said … ,000 tonnes by year-end. Philippine pork production is now expected …

Funding Assistance to Bring Students in Philippines Home Transparent: Government

Philippines has recorded a total … in Philippines home. In his national address this week, Prime Minister Manasseh … country. According to the Prime Minister, SFA contributed close to...

Suncity gives update for planned casino resort in Manila

… the Philippines. The property, located at the Westside City Project in Manila … take a trip to the Philippines to see how things … a field trip to...

President Duterte at UN General Assembly’s 75th anniversary

… Manila Declaration or the Peaceful Settlement of International Disputes. The Philippines … Beijing and the West Philippine Sea. To see if … of 82 percent of Filipinos that...

New Manila International Airport: What’s next, an alien invasion in Bulacan?

… crowded places, right? The New Manila International Airport in Bulacan should … project years prior. Do other cabinet secretaries think that NEDA’s … . President, the Philippines has...

Philippines confirms 2,630 new coronavirus cases, 69 deaths

By Reuters Staff MANILA, Sept 25 (Reuters) – The Philippines’ health ministry on … total confirmed cases in the Philippines have reached 299,361, the …

Senate panel reviewing IRR of laws passed since 14th Congress proposed

… vested in the President of the Philippines who has control … shall be determined by the Senate President.” The select committee shall … be appointed by the Senate...

Philippines: DSWD DROMIC Report #1 on the Flashflood Incident in Brgy. Talisayan, Zamboanga City as 17 September 2020, 6PM

SUMMARY On 15 September 2020, a flashflood incident occurred in Brgy. Talisayan, Zamboanga City due to rising of water level in Talisayan River caused by continuous heavy rains as...

Globe starts network upgrade project in Philippines

Philippines operator Globe Telecom has announced … fast track the fiberization of Filipino homes to upgrade data services … out fiber lines in Metro Manila, Bulacan, Cavite, Batangas, Cebu...

Exclude convicted Filipino drug dealers in Mideast from prisoner swap — DFA chief

MANILA, Philippines — Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. has directed Philippine ambassadors … in the Middle East to exclude convicted Filipino … a “prisoner swap” agreement. Senate President...

Philippine online gambling regulatory fee collections fall 80%

… . On Thursday, a Philippine presidential spokesman Harry Roque … ’s Wednesday comments that Philippine Online Gaming Operators (POGO … up huge gaps in Manila’s commercial real estate...

Filipinos can’t break unhealthy habits—study

… adults. Melissa Henson, Manulife Philippines, senior vice president and chief marketing officer … 19 pandemic, Manulife Philippines also found that Filipinos become more aware … finance more often...

Most Metro Manila mayors still want GCQ over NCR — Año

… the placing of Metro Manila under the more relaxed … with its recommendation to President Duterte through the NTF … Manila residents from the coronavirus infection. Despite earlier...

DFA chief Locsin orders exclusion of convicted Filipino drug dealers in Middle East from prisoner exchanges

… has ordered Philippine ambassadors to exclude convicted Filipino drug dealers … dealers were not fooled.” Senate President Tito Sotto agreed in a … had been pardoned by President...

Great Filipino films-3

  BY RONALD CONSTANTINO   After writing about great films of our six National Artists, all gone now, Highspeed focuses on four living directors, the legendary Mike de Leon...

Philippines’ COVID-19 cases surge to 296,755 with 2,180 new cases reported

… -19) cases in the Philippines surged to 296,755 after … to 5,127. Metro Manila topped the five regions … by Laguna province, south of Manila, 292; Batangas province,...

Isuzu Philippines has reached the 300,000-units sales milestone

Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC) was able to … manufacturing contributing to the Philippine economy” said IPC President, Hajime Koso. “We …