Sotto wants 'situs of tax' amended to boost LGUs revenue

Manila, Sept. 8 -- In a bid to increase the local government units' (LGU) revenue collection, Senate President Vicente C. Sotto III has proposed to amend the "Situs of the Tax" provision in RA 7160 or... Read More

DPWH starts rehab of Marawi roads

Manila, Sept. 7 -- Three groups of Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) contractors simultaneously started on Friday the reconstruction/rehabilitation of 18.97 kilometers of roads in Marawi ... Read More

Eastmincom, M'nao media org agree to work on journalist safety

Manila, Sept. 7 -- Open communication lines, security provision for threatened journalists. These are among the courses of action that key military officials of the Eastern Mindanao Command (Eastminco... Read More

LTO to sanction violators on railroad crossing

CLARK, Sept. 5 -- Drivers who fail to stop at railroad crossings will be slapped with stiff sanctions by the Land Transportation Office (LTO). This follows the directive of the Department of Transpor... Read More

Accelerating infra projects needed to boost manufacturing growth

Manila, Sept. 5 -- The speedy implementation of public works towards the second semester of 2019 is seen to prop up demand and help boost the country's manufacturing growth, said the National Economic... Read More

Mordido, Suede win again in Nat'l Women's Chess tourney

Manila, Sept. 5 -- Former Shell National Youth active chess champion, Kylen Joy Mordido, and former Asian junior girls' titlist, Mikee Charlene Suede, on Thursday pulled off back-to-back victories in ... Read More

Bohol-Panglao Airport to start night flights with new navi system

PANGLAO ISLAND, Sept. 4 -- anglao International Airport (BPIA) is poised to boost its operation with the opening of night flights, following the operationalization of an additional navigation system. ... Read More

Russia installs first defense envoy in Manila

Manila, Sept. 4 -- Russia has introduced its first Defense Attache to the Philippines in over 40 years on Tuesday (Sept. 3), signaling the continued commitment to attaining peace and stability in Asia... Read More

Technical delegates laud PH SEA Games venues, preparations

Manila, Sept. 4 -- The technical delegates from various sports gathered on Wednesday during the 2nd Technical Delegates Meeting held at the Polkabal Ballroom of The Manila Hotel. Philippine Southeast... Read More

IM Suede outlasts Diaz in Nat'l Women's Chess tourney

Manila, Sept. 4 -- Women International Master Mikee Charlene Suede outlasted Natori Biazza Diaz in the longest match for the day to lead opening-day winners in the 2019 National Women's Chess Champion... Read More