PBBM hails DSWD's 'excellent, genuine' public service

MANILA, Jan. 31 -- President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. on Tuesday heaped praises on the personnel of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) for rendering "excellent" and "genuine" publi... Read More

Review to ensure 'airtight' dismissal of cop in mega shabu haul

MANILA, Jan. 31 -- Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Gen. Rodolfo Azurin Jr. has deferred action on the recommendation of the Internal Affairs Service (IAS) to dismiss from the service the police... Read More

PNP denies 'singling out' NegOr solon in gun license revocation

MANILA, Jan. 31 -- The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Tuesday denied allegations of singling out Negros Oriental 3rd District Rep. Arnolfo Teves Jr. in its move to revoke his firearms license. "... Read More

New BIR policy on quarterly filing of VAT returns lauded

MANILA, Jan. 31 -- A party-list lawmaker on Tuesday lauded the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) by making the filing of value-added tax (VAT) returns quarterly instead of monthly. Senior Citizen Part... Read More

PBBM eyes creation of P1-B housing subsidy

MANILA, Jan. 31 -- President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. on Tuesday bared that he is eyeing a PHP1 billion housing subsidy fund for the recipients of the government's low-cost housing units. Marcos made ... Read More

DTI must protect BPO employees vs. rise in chatbots: senator

MANILA, Jan. 31 -- Senator Risa Hontiveros on Tuesday urged the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) to put safeguards for business process outsourcing (BPO) workers who may be affected by the rise ... Read More

Ex-cop wanted for car theft nabbed in Manila

MANILA, Jan. 31 -- Police have arrested a former police officer who was tagged as a wanted person in Manila. In a statement Tuesday, Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) chief, Brig. Gen... Read More

IBC-13 franchise renewal gets House final nod

MANILA, Jan. 31 -- The measure renewing for another 25 years the franchise granted to state-owned media network Intercontinental Broadcasting Corporation (IBC-13) hurdled final reading approval at the... Read More

Unity, cooperation key to attaining PBBM's 6M housing target

MANILA, Jan. 31 -- House of Representatives Speaker Martin G. Romualdez on Tuesday expressed optimism that President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr.'s target of building six million housing units during his s... Read More

Romualdez calls for closer US-PH economic ties

MANILA, Jan. 31 -- House Speaker Martin Romualdez on Tuesday said the record-breaking economic growth of the country in 2022 has strengthened the resolve of the House of Representatives "to remain ful... Read More