PTFoMS warns local execs not to hamper radioman's slay probe

Manila, May 24 -- Presidential Task Force on Media Security (PTFoMS) Executive Director Joel Sy Egco warned local officials in Negros Oriental not to obstruct the investigation into the murder of radi... Read More

Government to utilize ICT tools in anti-hunger efforts: Nograles

Manila, May 24 -- Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles on Sunday said the government will be maximizing information and communications technology (ICT) tools in its initiatives to combat hunger, especiall... Read More

Creation of medical reserve corps sought

Manila, May 24 -- As the country's need for medical personnel grows due to the increasing number of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases, Senator Christopher Lawrence "Bong" Go filed a bill seeki... Read More

PCCI awards cop who accostedforeigner for violating ECQ rules

Manila, May 23 -- The Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) has recognized the professionalism of a police officer who recently accosted a foreigner for reportedly violating enhanced comm... Read More

SMC buys 69M kilos of corn to support farmers; boost food supply

Manila, May 22 -- San Miguel Corporation (SMC) made good on an earlier commitment to protect farmers' income and ensure the country's stable food supply in the coming months with its purchase of 69 mi... Read More

UNICEF mobilizes $3-M aid to PH Covid-19 response

Manila, May 22 -- The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) Philippines scales up its support to the government through the Department of Health (DOH) in its efforts to address the coronavirus disea... Read More

PH embassy in Doha repatriates 278 Filipinos

The Philippine embassy in Doha, Qatar repatriated a total of 278 overseas Filipinos, including an infant, via a chartered Philippine Airlines (PAL) flight on May 20. In a statement on Friday, the Dep... Read More

DOT assists over 35K tourists amid pandemic

Manila, May 22 -- The Department of Tourism (DOT) commits to sustain the Filipino brand of hospitality and service to stranded tourists amid the community quarantine brought about by the coronavirus d... Read More

SM net income down by 16% to P9B in Q1

Manila, May 21 -- The country's largest conglomerate SM Investments Corporation (SM) on Thursday reported its profit declined by 16 percent in the first quarter of 2020 due partially to effects of the... Read More

SEC reiterates mandatory grace period for loans amid quarantine

Manila, May 21 -- The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has reiterated its directive for all financing and lending companies to provide borrowers more time to settle loans falling due within th... Read More