Dino 'enlightens' critics on Duterte's monorail plan for Cebu

Manila, Jan. 22 -- The Presidential Assistant for the Visayas on Tuesday lectured critics of President Rodrigo Duterte's pronouncement on solving traffic and transportation woes in Metro Cebu. Sec. M... Read More

CIDG nabs 5 suspects in murder of ex-Batangas solon, 2 others

Manila, Jan. 22 -- Five suspects were arrested in connection with the killing of former Batangas 2nd District Rep. Edgar Mendoza and his two aides whose charred bodies were found in a recovered vehicl... Read More

QC donates mother's milk to infant evacuees in Batangas

Manila, Jan. 22 -- Quezon City is donating mother's milk to infant evacuees in Batangas affected by the eruption of Taal Volcano, in response to a request by the provincial government for breastfeedin... Read More

PH issues EUR1.2-B Euro bond

Manila, Jan. 22 -- The Philippines on Tuesday (London time) issued EUR 1.2 billion worth of three and nine-year Euro-denominated bonds at EUR600 million each tenor and with the shorter-dated paper fet... Read More

Bacolod mayor conferred 3 honorary degrees

Manila, Jan. 22 -- Mayor Evelio Leonardia on Tuesday said he is inspired by the honorary titles conferred to him by Royal Institution (RI) of Singapore in rites held on Monday. "This award will be a ... Read More

NDRRMC update: Over 71K families affected by Taal eruption

Manila, Jan. 22 -- The number of families affected by the ongoing Taal Volcano unrest has now climbed to 71,717 families or 282,021 persons, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council... Read More

Army asks for help to stop NPA financing

Manila, Jan. 22 -- The Philippine Army in Eastern Visayas on Tuesday reiterated its call to government agencies to help stop the flow of financial resources to the New People's Army (NPA). Brig. Gen.... Read More

Maguindanao II first-ever BARMM athletic meet overall champs

Manila, Jan. 22 -- Competing athletes in the first-ever Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao Athletic Association (BARMMAA) wrapped up Tuesday the weeklong sporting event with Maguindanao s... Read More

Tacurong, Kidapawan cited for 'ease of doing business'

Manila, Jan. 22 -- The local governments of Tacurong and Kidapawan were recognized by the Office of the Ombudsman Mindanao for implementing a system that conforms to the "ease of doing business standa... Read More

Animal shelter eyed in every Ilocos Norte town

Manila, Jan. 22 -- The province of Ilocos Norte is eyeing for the establishment and construction of animal shelters in the 21 towns of Ilocos Norte. Provincial Board member Ambrocio Domingo, in his c... Read More