MANILA The Supreme Court (SC) has declared that the Manila Economic and Cultural Office (MECO) is a non-governmental entity, but its verification fees are subject to the audit jurisdiction of the Commission on Audit (COA).
MANILA Malacanang on Sunday said that the Philippines continues to help neighboring countries in search of a Malaysian airplane that went missing while on its way to Beijing, China on Saturday morning.
MANILA The Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) praised Saturday the Family Development Sessions (FDS) being conducted by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) to improve the lives of indigent Filipino women and their families.
WASHINGTON The US has dispatched a team of experts to Asia to help authorities investigate the case of a missing Malaysian Airlines plane that is presumed to have crashed with 239 people on board, including five Indians. (PNA/PTI)
MANILA Sen. Nancy Binay has filed a Senate resolution urging proper committees to investigate reports about the rising activities of drug dealers that make rounds in the gambling circles, mostly in the high-end casino hotels.
MANILA Department of National Defense (DND) spokesperson Dr. Peter Paul Galvez said Philippine efforts to locate the missing Malaysia Airlines plane is still to produce evidences or traces of the aircraft.
MANILA The camp of Globe Asiatique owner Delfin Lee is set to file a petition for a writ of habeas corpus before the Court of Appeals (CA) on Monday in order to release him from detention at the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) in San Fernando City, Pampanga.
MANILA Samar Rep. Mel Senen Sarmiento (1st District) on Sunday said Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) Commissioner Kim Henares should be commended and not criticized for exerting extraordinary efforts to increase tax compliance among self-employed professionals including doctors.
MANILA A legislator is pushing for the mandatory posting of notices of packaging dates for fresh or processed meat, seafood and poultry in all retail food stores nationwide clearly visible to any consumer.