NATIONAL NEWS

REGIONAL NEWS

Regional 1

Ilocos Norte LGUs to invest more on rainwater harvesting facilities

By Leilanie Adriano   LAOAG CITY--For climate change and adaptation, the local government units in Ilocos Norte plan to build more rainwater harvesting facilities. Edwin Cariño of...

Region 2

Housing project to benefit regular, contractual CEZA workers

By: Liwayway Yparraguirre   SANTA ANA, CAGAYAN – The more than 300 regular and contractual employees of the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (CEZA) will soon benefit from...

Region 3

‘Whole of nation’ approach hailed as best way to end insurgency

By:  Marilyn Galang   FORT RAMON MAGSAYSAY, Palayan City, Nueva Ecija – A military official on Thursday said the government has found the best approach to end...

Region 4

Filipino takes helm of Asian society for breeding research

By: PNA    LOS BAŇOS, Laguna -- A Filipino scientist and research expert has been elected president of an international society, which is dedicated to the basic...

Region 5

Plan to ‘light up’ Mayon Volcano draws flak

By:  Mar Serrano   LEGAZPI CITY -- Opposition to a proposed lighting project around Mt. Mayon is mounting, prompting Albay Governor Al Francis Bichara to ask the...

Region 6

Classes suspended in southern Negros due to TD Falcon

By: Nanette Guadalquiver   BACOLOD CITY – Classes in several localities in southern Negros Occidental were suspended on Monday amid threats of heavy rains and flooding brought...

Region 7

More cops off to Negros Orient

By: Mary Judaline Partlow   DUMAGUETE CITY -- The Negros Oriental Provincial Police Office (NOPPO) is expecting new police personnel to be assigned in the province, an...

Region 8

San Juanico Bridge lighting project to start on July...

By Sarwell Meniano TACLOBAN CITY --- After more than a year of technical review, the San Juanico Bridge lighting project will finally start with the groundbreaking...

Region 9

Alarm raised over spike in dengue cases in Region 9

By:  Teofilo Garcia, Jr.   ZAMBOANGA CITY — The Department of Health (DOH) has called on local government units (LGUs) to take an active role in the...

Region 10

DPWH unveils P778-M dike project in MisOr town

By:  Ercel Maandig TAGOLOAN, Misamis Oriental -- Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark Villar on Tuesday led the inauguration of the newly-constructed...

Region 11

Davao Norte bats for localized peace initiative

By: Danilo Adorador, III   TAGUM CITY, Davao del Norte -- The provincial government launched Monday the Davao del Norte Local Peace Engagement Framework to strengthen efforts...

Region 12

‘Persons of interest’ eyed in Kidapawan radioman murder

By: Edwin Fernandez   COTABATO CITY -- The police-led Special Investigation Task Group (SITG) in Kidapawan City bared that it has on its list several “persons of...

Region 13

OWWA-Caraga conducts BPBH Orientation, Entrepreneurial Dev’t Training in Surigao City

By OWWA Caraga   BUTUAN CITY, July 11 – A total of 38 distressed and displaced member Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) attended the one-day Orientation and...

CAR

Gong relay kicks off 32nd Cordillera anniversary

By Liza Agoot   BAGUIO CITY-- The “gong relay” which symbolizes the Cordillera provinces’ unity was launched on Tuesday at Tabuk City, Kalinga, this year’s host...

BARMM

DA to guide BARMM in crafting agri-fisheries master plan

By: Edwin Fernandez COTABATO CITY – Stakeholders of the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Agrarian Reform (MAFAR) will gather in Davao City on July 11-12 for the...

CAMPUS NEWS

WORLD NEWS

EU invests 35 million euros in AI-based cancer research

  BRUSSELS -- The European Commission launched a 35-million euro (39.2 million U.S. dollars) call for proposals here on Tuesday to support the development of artificial...

PH gets Sokor’s highest medal for bravery

by Ben Cal SEOUL, South Korea -- The Philippines is second among 21 Allied Forces to receive two “Taegeuk Medals” (Medal for Valor), South Korea’s highest...

Philippines urges citizens in Tripoli to increase vigilance in light of...

  The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) of the Philippines urged the Filipinos in Tripoli, Libya, to heighten their vigilance and take the necessary precautions...

SPORTS NEWS

BUSINESS NEWS

CEB seeks understanding for delayed Clark-Davao flight

By Ma. Cristina Arayata   MANILA -- Local carrier Cebu Pacific (CEB) on Sunday afternoon sought passengers' understanding over the delay in its Clark to Davao flight. In...

Timing is crucial for next rate cut, Diokno says

By Joann Villanueva   MANILA -- Philippine monetary officials have already made up their mind to further cut Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas’ (BSP) key policy rates but...

Ratings upgrade to spur rise in FDIs: Diokno

by Joann Villanueva MANILA -- Foreign Direct Investments (FDIs) into the Philippines will likely increase further in the coming months due in part to the recent...