Isolated rains over most of PH Friday

Manila, Oct. 23 -- Most parts of the archipelago will experience isolated rain showers caused by localized thunderstorms, the weather bureau said on Friday. The trough of Typhoon "Saudel" (formerly "... Read More

20 hectares tagged for coco-abaca planting in E. Visayas

Manila, Oct. 23 -- At least 20 hectares of farms in Eastern Visayas have been identified as pilot areas for the planting of abaca under coconut trees, the Philippine Fiber Industry Development Authori... Read More

ASG member surrenders in Tawi-Tawi

Manila, Oct. 23 -- A member of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) has surrendered due to pressures created by the joint military and police offensives against them in the province of Tawi-Tawi, officials anno... Read More

More Covid-19 recoveries among PNP personnel

Manila, Oct. 23 -- The Philippine National Police (PNP) reported that 40 more police officers have recovered from the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), bringing the total number of recoveries among its ... Read More

Kids, farmers benefit from N. Ecija town's milk feeding program

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Oct. 23 -- Some 1,112 children in Cuyapo, Nueva Ecija are now benefiting from the community-based milk feeding program that aims to address the malnutrition problem. The move is... Read More

Castilla first ISO-certified town in Bicol

Manila, Oct. 23 -- After passing the stringent audit of the processes in running a local government, Castilla town in Sorsogon province has been awarded as the first ISO-certified municipality in Bico... Read More

Youth volunteers buy meds for Surigao town's seniors

Manila, Oct. 23 -- Because senior citizens are prohibited from going out of their homes due to the prevailing quarantine measures, a group of youth officials in the Surigao del Norte town of Bacuag ha... Read More

Davao to hit tax collection target for 2020 amid Covid-19

Manila, Oct. 23 -- he city government is optimistic about hitting the city's tax collection target this year even amid the challenges posed by the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic, an offi... Read More

DOLE aids retrenched workers in Lapu-Lapu City

Manila, Oct. 23 -- At least 26 laborers are now scheduled to undergo skills training as an offshoot of the ongoing profiling of workers retrenched at the Mactan Export Processing Zone in Lapu-Lapu Cit... Read More

Baste lauds creation of Metro Davao Police task force

Manila, Oct. 23 -- cting Mayor Sebastian "Baste" Z. Duterte has lauded the creation of the Metropolitan Davao Police Task Force (MDPTF), saying it will contribute immensely in ensuring peace and order... Read More