NEDA committee approves Mindanao flood control infra, Metro Manila bridges

… :55 PM, March 13, 2018 MANILA, Philippines – The National Economic and Development … largest river basin in the Philippines. The 10 priority bridges, meanwhile … the NEDA...

Philippines seizes hundreds of smuggled animals

… of extinction in the wild. Philippine officials put the market value … live wildlife seized by Manila last year. The Philippines is a regional … act. Despite the...

Remains of 3 missing crew including 2 Filipinos found inside Maersk ship

MANILA, Philippines (Eagle News) — The remains of … after the incident. The two Filipino crew members were identified as … to the families of the Filipino victims, assuring...

Philippine and Australian Forces Hold Training Exercise in 2ID

… Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Philippine National Police (PNP … said in his speech. The President particularly mentioned the troops’ operations … of the entire...

President Duterte to Western Mindanao Command: You Helped Pave Way for Stronger Republic

… Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Philippine National Police (PNP … said in his speech. The President particularly mentioned the troops’ operations … of the entire...

US gives Philippine air force first drones

MANILA: The United States gave the Philippine air force on Tuesday its … to Manila Sung Kim told reporters, referring to the drones. Philippine Defence … said. President Rodrigo...

FSB partners with Paddy Power and Jade to launch sportsbook for Philippines casino

Okada deal sees debut of platform provider’s new EPOS system London, 13th March 2018: Platform provider FSB (UK) Ltd has announced a deal to roll-out its first EPOS system in...

Sereno appeals for chance to defend self in Senate

… the Senate impeachment trial. “Give me my day in the Senate impeachment court. Let my Senate trial begin,” said … to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer...

255 JICA-funded projects approved in Mindanao

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 13 March)– Two hundred fifty-five projects worth P2.44 billion were approved early this month under the Mindanao Sustainable Agrarian and Agriculture Development (MinSAAD), a project...

6 local gov’t units in Sultan Kudarat yield 400 firearms

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/ 13 March) – Around 400 firearms, some with expired licenses, are owned by six local government units (LGUs) in Sultan Kudarat province, an official said....

A SOJOURNER’S VIEW: A glimpse of the promise of justice, equality, solidarity and harmony among peoples

… ago. Not as old as Manila or Cebu, or even Butuan … history books. Unfortunately, current mainstream Philippine textbooks would rather mention the … Philippine Coast Guard Auxiliary –  the...

US transfers six surveillance drones to Philippines

… at a ceremony at a Manila air force base, attended by … important military partner of the Philippines, with a decades-old treaty alliance … , ties have been...

U.S. transfers six surveillance drones to Philippines

… at a ceremony at a Manila air force base, attended by … important military partner of the Philippines, with a decades-old treaty alliance … , ties have been...

Gordon vows ‘hard-hitting’ report as Senate ends Dengvaxia probe

… Angie de Silva/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – After 7 hearings, Senator Richard … Senate blue ribbon committee. The hearings were held jointly with the Senate … from the University...

Senate: 'Physically impossible' to OK barangay polls postponement

… ;IMPOSSIBLE'. Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III (left) and Senate Majority Leader Vicente … postponement of the barangay elections. MANILA, Philippines – With only two weeks left … For...

Philippine judges, court staff urge chief justice to step down

MANILA: A group of judges and … employees’ organisations called for the Philippines’ chief justice to step down … yesterday. Sereno is disliked by President Rodrigo Duterte and has...

Philippine Air Force acquires ScanEagle UAVs

… 13, 2018 RECONNAISSANCE DRONES. The Philippine Air Force acquires 6 ScanEagle … . All photos by Carmela Fonbuena MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Air Force (PAF) acquired …...

Subpoena powers of PNP clarified

The Philippine National Police (PNP) is expected … people might expect,” he added. President Duterte recently signed Republic Act … For more information the click the link below: Subpoena...

Caloocan fights for dear life in MPBL

By Jerome Lagunzad Games Today (Batangas City Coliseum) 7 p.m. – Bataan vs Muntinlupa 9 p.m. – Caloocan vs Batangas City Host Batangas City intends to come up with...

Philippines arrests ‘Islamist’

Philippines arrests ‘Islamist’ MANILA: Philippine police have arrested a suspected … tourists at an upscale western Philippine resort, including the Burnhams and … For more information the click the...