PH trade drops in March due to Covid-19 restrictions: NEDA

Manila, May 6 -- 9) pandemic around the world and the resulting restrictions in production supply chains and global trade flow led to the decline in Philippine trade in March 2020, the National Econom... Read More

BSP adopts relief measures in support of MSME sector

Manila, May 5 -- The Monetary Board has approved prudential measures to assist the micro, small and medium enterprise (MSME) sector carry on with its business during the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covi... Read More

GOCCs remit P129-B to help fund Covid-19 response

Manila, May 5 -- wned and -controlled corporations (GOCCs) have remitted PHP129.45 billion to the Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) as of April 27, to augment funds for state-led efforts to contain the spr... Read More

TRAIN, 2020 budget prepared gov't for Covid-19 crisis: DOF chief

Manila, May 4 -- Department of Finance (DOF) Secretary Carlos Dominguez III has thanked the Congress for its crucial role in ensuring that the government is financially able to meet the challenges of ... Read More

Group pushes for reopening of fitness industry during GCQ

Manila, May 4 -- A strong and healthy body is the best defense against the deadly coronavirus disease (Covid-19). With this on mind, the International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness (IFBB)-Ph... Read More

Senate adopts Go's resolution on 'Balik Probinsya' program

Manila, May 4 -- The Senate on Monday adopted a resolution, sponsored by Senator Christopher Lawrence "Bong" Go, urging the Executive Department to formulate and implement a "Balik Probinsya" program ... Read More

Deadlines for tax amnesty, ITR extended anew

Manila, May 4 -- The Department of Finance (DOF) has issued Revenue Regulations (RR) No. 11-2020 further extending to June or July the deadlines on the filing or submission of necessary documents and/... Read More

DSWD opens new text hotline, email for SAP queries

Manila, May 3 -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development announced Saturday its new text hotline and e-mail address where the public can inquire regarding Social Amelioration Program (SAP) co... Read More

Solon pushes use of special fund for safe school reopening

Manila, May 3 -- To help schools prepare for a safe reopening this coming school year, Senator Win Gatchalian is seeking more flexibility on the use of the Special Education Fund (SEF) allotted to loc... Read More

DILG welcomes SC move to decongest jails amid health crisis

Manila, May 3 -- The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) welcomed an administrative circular issued recently by the Supreme Court (SC) to decongest the jails and prisons amidst the ... Read More