MANILA Certain areas in the country have announced suspension of classes Monday, September 22, due to existing damages such as flooding, landslides and lack of power supply brought upon them by typhoon 'Mario'.
MANILA The Court of Appeals (CA) has exonerated a police officer who was charged and dismissed along with several others in connection with the alleged unlawful arrest and torture of a suspected member of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) in 2006.
MANILA With Filipino soldiers playing a key role in the United Nations peacekeeping efforts, the Philippines will be deploying an all Navy contingent, numbering 157, to Haiti which is still recovering from the aftermath of massive earthquake which struck and crippled the country in 2010.
MANILA The Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) in a statement, apologized for the inconvenience caused by water build-up at particular gates at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA).
MANILA Labor and Employment Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz said Sunday that DOLE's National Wages and Productivity Commission (NWPC) together with its 16 Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Boards (RTWPBs) have provided productivity orientation and gave training to 15,977 workers of 6,379 companies nationwide to upgrade efficiency and competitiveness.
MANILA Comelec Advisory Council (CAC) Resolution No. 2014-002 states that based on R.A. No. 9369 gives authority to The Commission on Election(COMELEC) is authorize to use in automated election system or systems for the national election whether paper based or a direct recording electronic elections system if they find it appropriate and practical for the process of voting, counting, canvassing and transmittal of results.
MANILA Chairman Francis Tolentino of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) on Sunday exhorted barangay officials in Metro Manila to spearhead the cleanup of debris and mud in their respective areas most affected by tropical storm Mario which brought heavy rains and floods in Northern Luzon, the metropolis included.
MANILA The tension between the management and union of Holcim Philippines-Bulacan Plant has eased following fruitful conciliation talks facilitated by a team of conciliators from the National Conciliation and Mediation Board (NCMB) and the Office of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz.
MANILA Vice President Jejomar Binay on Sunday reiterated that he did nothing wrong in the alleged overpriced Makati City Hall 2 car park building, saying he will soon respond to the invitation of the Senate blue ribbon sub-committee.
MANILA Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) public affairs office chief Lt. Col. Ramon Zagala on Sunday announced that a heroes' welcome will be given to the 328 officers and enlisted personnel of the 7th Philippine Contingent to Golan Heights.
MANILA The city government of Pasay bagged first place in the Literacy Search for Outstanding LGU - Highly Urbanized Category 2014 of the National Literacy Award of the Department of Education (DepED).