Consumers to save P0.28 per kWh from new Meralco deals

Manila, Sept. 10 -- Consumers are expected to save around PHP0.28 per kilowatt (kWh) as the Manila Electric Company (Meralco) executes new power supply agreements with its winning suppliers. In a sta... Read More

Manila Bay clean-up operations yield 3,810 tons of trash

Manila, Sept. 9 -- More than 3,810 tons of garbage, water hyacinth and silt have been removed from the Manila Bay coastline and drainage system discharging to the bay since the government started its ... Read More

Mining Philippines 2019 slated Sept 10-12

Manila, Sept. 9 -- Various stakeholders, led by the metallic mineral resource industry's big players, will gather for the "Mining Philippines 2019 International Conference and Exhibition" slated on Se... Read More

PTFoMS condemns attack on Abante's printing plant

Manila, Sept. 9 -- The Presidential Task Force on Media Security (PTFoMS) on Monday strongly denounced the vicious attack by still unidentified men on the printing plant of the Abante News Group in Ba... Read More

House panel finishes budget hearings in record time

Manila, Sept. 8 -- House Committee on Appropriations chairman and Davao City (3rd District) Rep. Isidro Ungab on Sunday reported that his panel has completed in record time the hearings on the propose... Read More

Uniting for 'Zero Leprosy' in Manila

World Health Organization's (WHO) Goodwill Ambassador for Leprosy Elimination Yohei Sasakawa called on academics, medical stakeholders, and those affected by the disease to unite towards "Zero Leprosy... Read More

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