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Iloilo City taps private sector help in major infra projects

By Perla Lena ILOILO CITY -- The administration of Mayor Jerry Treñas has tapped the assistance of the Public Private Partnership (PPP) Center to...

Ilocos Norte subsidizes P12.5M utility bills of public schools

By Leilanie Adriano LAOAG CITY -- In support of the universal free education in the province, the Ilocos Norte government has allotted about P12.5 million...

UAE gov’t opens rehab projects for Marawi City

By Divina Suson MARAWI CITY -- The United Arab Emirates (UAE) government will launch several intervention projects for the ongoing rehabilitation of war-ravaged Marawi City. UAE...

Phl Army to youth: Honor your parents

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY -- The Army's Eastern Mindanao Command (Eastmincom) told the youth attending Sunday's summit in Bukidnon to honor their parents, in...

Anti-NPA rally in Leyte town boosts gov’t drive vs. rebels

By Sarwell Meniano TACLOBAN CITY – The public outcry against the New People’s Army (NPA) in San Isidro town of Leyte is a big boost...

On Eid’l Adha: Ebrahim calls for peace, moral governance

By Edwin Fernandez COTABATO CITY – Interim Chief Minister Ahod “Murad” Ebrahim of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) has called for moral...

Ilocos Norte PNP on full alert vs. terrorism threat

By Leilanie Adriano LAOAG CITY -- Members of the Ilocos Norte Provincial Police force have increased police visibility in places of convergence such as churches,...

Folks urged to help protect marine life in Sarangani Bay

By Anna Liza Cabrido GENERAL SANTOS CITY -- Environment personnel in Sarangani province on Thursday called on residents in the coastal communities to help protect the...

Mati City gets P152-M worth of infra projects

By Che Palicte   DAVAO CITY--The city government of Mati in Davao Oriental received a total of 12 projects from the Rural Enterprises and Agriculture and...

There is enough budget to fight dengue — Duque

By Sarwell Meniano   TACLOBAN CITY -- Department of Health (DOH) Secretary Francisco Duque III said the central government has enough funds to finance the response activities...

Panay-Guimaras-Negros bridge study in final completion stage

By Nanette Guadalquiver   BACOLOD CITY -- The feasibility study for the Panay-Guimaras-Negros Island Bridges Project is in the final stage of completion and scheduled for presentation...

Iloilo sea tragedy victims get financial aid from gov’t

By John Rey Saavedra CEBU CITY -- The Office of the President (OP) will extend P50,000 financial assistance to the family of every victim that died...

Surigao airport rehab fast-tracked as Andanar intervenes

By PNA   SURIGAO CITY—The repair and widening of the quake-hit Surigao Airport runway remain on track despite several conflicts faced by the contractors that halted...

Unified approach best strategy to end insurgency: NegOr guv

By Mary Judaline Partlow   DUMAGUETE CITY – Negros Oriental Governor Roel Degamo expressed confidence on Wednesday that a unified approach to end insurgency is the best...

LGUs crucial in ending insurgency in NegOr: Centcom chief

By  John Rey Saavedra   CEBU CITY – The role of the local government units (LGUs) in Negros Oriental is crucial in the effort to end insurgency...