OPAPP to provide assistance to RPA-ABB members and former NPA rebels

Manila, March 17 -- The Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) will be providing around P500 million worth of livelihood and social protection assistance to former members of ... Read More

Angara seeks Bureau of Customs to help address port congestion

Manila, March 17 -- Reelectionist Senator Juan Edgardo "Sonny" Angara has urged the Bureau of Customs (BOC) to address the reported resurgence of congestion in the Port of Manila which is hurting busi... Read More

Opposition Senators: Exit from ICC part of Duterte's escape plan

Manila, March 17 -- Opposition senators on Sunday slammed the Philippines' withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC) as nothing but President Rodrigo Duterte's "desperate exit plan" to es... Read More

Office of the President plans to take supervision of NWRB

Manila, March 17 -- The Office of the President might soon take supervision over the National Water Resources Board (NWRB) that would be empowered to craft a master plan on water management in the cou... Read More

Gasoline prices to go up by P1.50/liter; other fuel products to rise also

Manila, March 17 -- Pump prices of gasoline products are anticipated to rise by as much as P1.50 to P1.65 per liter this coming week - owing primarily to cost upswings in the world market. At the sam... Read More

GDP projections downwith budget impasse

Manila, March 17 -- The national government hopes to achieve a full-year Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth this 2019 of 6.1 to 6.3 percent, Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia, chief of ... Read More

EcoWaste Coalition sounds alarm on proliferation of toxic beauty products

Manila, March 17 -- A toxic watchdog asked concerned government authorities to "put an end'' to the rampant sale of make-ups and cosmetic products laden with hazardous chemicals. Quezon City based Ec... Read More

A water crisis?

Manila, March 17 -- Antipolo City's Public Information Office has consistently and conscientiously shared the Water Service Interruption advisory issued the past few days by Manila Water, the concessi... Read More

Rebirth and freedom

Manila, March 17 -- We usually think that we have only two kinds of life: life after birth and life after death. There is, actually, another one: life after REBIRTH. Birth and death do not depend on ... Read More

The Transfiguration of Jesus

Manila, March 17 -- Jesus took Peter, John, and James and went up the mountain to pray. While he was praying his face changed in appearance and his clothing became dazzling white. And behold, two men ... Read More