MANILA Despite the issuance by the Supreme Court (SC) of an order temporarily stopping the transfer of the common station for the mass rail system from SM North EDSA to the Trinoma Mall in Quezon City, the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) said on Friday they will continue working on the award of the project until they receive an injunctive writ from the High Court.
MANILA Las Piñas City Mayor Vergel Nene Aguilar on Friday said that 45 vital infrastructure projects in the city this year are being accelerated to enhance efficiency in serving the residents and open up gateways for more business opportunities in the city.
MANILA The Supreme Court (SC) First Division has stopped the transfer of the Light Rail Transit1-Metro Rail Transit 3-MRT7 (LRT1-MRT3-MRT7) Common Station from its original location in front of SM City North EDSA to another location beside the Trinoma Mall in Quezon City.
MANILA The Court of Appeals (CA) has upheld the dismissal imposed by the Office of the Ombudsman against an employee of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in Diffun, Quirino province for allegedly raping his housemaid in 2009.
MANILA The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) said the awarding of the Php64.9 billion Light Rail Transit (LRT) Line 1 Cavite Extension Project scheduled today (Friday) may be rescheduled.
MANILA The Quezon City government has expressed its strong support to Nueva Vizcaya farmers by providing a space at the city hall grounds where members of the 15 farmers cooperatives in that province can sell their products to local residents at lower prices under the "Farmers to Consumers or F-to-C" project.
MANILA A veteran lawmaker on Friday said the proposed P2.606 trillion national budget for 2015 - a 15.1 percent increase from this year - would cement President Benigno Aquino IIIs legacy not just as one who brought vibrant on the countrys economy but one who institutionalized a budget system that ensures spending within means, on the right priorities, and with measurable ice.
MANILA The Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) has issued a prayer for the faithful to be recited for 167 days, starting August 1, 2014 until January 14, 2015, in connection with the four-day Apostolic Visit of Pope Francis in the country next year.
MANILA With the country now on its southwest monsoon phase, the Tarlac-based Northern Luzon Command on Thursday assured the public of its willingness to respond to disasters and help people affected by it.
MANILA To ensure maximum capability, the Department of National Defense (DND) has informed prospective bidders for its P5.9-billion long range patrol aircraft (LRPA) project that advanced aerial surveillance cameras must be part of the designs they are submitting.
MANILA A New People's Army (NPA) fighter was killed while two others, one rebel and one soldier, was wounded following an encounter in Barangay Dian-ay, Escalante City, Negros Occidental Friday early morning.
MANILA Malacanang on Friday encouraged Filipinos to emulate the virtues of the late former President Corazon C. Aquino as the country continues her work of establishing a stronger and vibrant democracy.
MANILA, Aug.1 (PNA) -- In a bid to hasten development in the remaining rebel infested provinces in the country, Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief-of-staff Gen. Gregorio Pio Catapang has instructed all brigade commanders to intensify their security efforts to expedite development in the said localities.