DENR sets environment summit

February 24, 2020
THE Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) is all set for the 3rd Philippine Environment Summit (PES) which convenes mostly college and senior high school students aimed at promoting sound environmental practices toward sustainable development.

Gamboa: coup plots doomed

February 24, 2020
PHILIPPINE National Police chief General Archie Francisco F. Gamboa yesterday brushed off rumors of an impending plot to destabilize the government and oust President Duterte from power saying any such effort will not succeed without the help of the PNP and the Armed Forces.

P113 million PCL fund nearly gone?

February 24, 2020
THE majority of the more than 17,000-strong, Philippine Councilors’ League (PCL) are set to ask their interim chairman, Davao City Councilor Danny Dayanghirang for an “explanation” on where their P113 million fund actually went when the PCL opens its 11th Congress in Pasay City this week.

House panel okays EVDA

February 23, 2020
THE House Committee on Government Enterprises and Privatization has approved a proposed law seeking to create the Eastern Visayas Development Authority (EVDA) which will spearhead investment promotion and implement economic development strategies in Region VIII.

Mayor Lani: No reclamation works

February 23, 2020
BACOOR City Mayor Lani Mercado Revilla clarified recently that the proposed 420-hectare reclamation project in the city has not yet started despite accusations hurled by certain groups that oppose the proposed project.

PAO welcomes Garin et. al DOJ indictment

February 23, 2020
Public Attorney’s Office chief Persida Acosta yesterday lauded the Department of Justice for indicting former Health secretary and now Iloilo Rep. Janette Garin and nine other Health department officials over the deaths of children inoculated with anti-dengue vaccine Dengvaxia.