NegOcc animal farm income up 13.7% in 2020

Manila, Jan. 19 -- Income of animal farms owned by the Negros Occidental provincial government increased by 13.7 percent in 2020, figures from the Provincial Veterinary Office (PVO) showed. Total ear... Read More

PCG-Bicol suspends sailing of small sea vessels

Manila, Jan. 19 -- The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) in Bicol suspended sailing of all small sea vessels in all ports in Albay and Sorsogon on Tuesday due to the gale warning issued by the government w... Read More

Pangasinan bypass road now open to motorists

URDANETA CITY, Jan. 19 -- ilometer bypass road here is now open to motorists following its inauguration on Monday. The bypass road that crosses two major road intersections of Urdaneta-Dagupan Road a... Read More

2 ex-cops get 9 years in jail for illegal demolition

Manila, Jan. 19 -- The Sandiganbayan has convicted two former Lanao del Norte police officers who enforced the demolition of houses without a valid court order. In a decision dated Jan. 15, the anti-... Read More

Over 500 hogs culled in Leyte town; ASF spreads to new areas

Manila, Jan. 19 -- At least 519 hogs were culled in Abuyog, Leyte in the past five days as cases of African swine fever (ASF) spread to nearby towns, the Department of Agriculture (DA) reported on Tue... Read More

60 more NCRPO cops train to hone investigative skills

Manila, Jan. 19 -- Another batch of 60 police officers from the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) have been enrolled in the ongoing Criminal Investigation Course (CIC) to improve their sle... Read More

Villar vows funding for Dagupan baywalk's water barriers

Manila, Jan. 19 -- The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will install water barriers to protect the Tondaligan Beach baywalk from wave erosion. DPWH Secretary Mark Villar bared this when... Read More

PRRD retains 5% tariff on deboned poultry meat until 2022

Manila, Jan. 18 -- The tariff on mechanically deboned meat (MDM) of chicken and turkey will remain at 5 percent until December 2022 according to an executive order signed by President Rodrigo Duterte.... Read More

Borongan City under hard lockdown anew

Manila, Jan. 18 -- The local government of Borongan City in Eastern Samar has placed the city's commercial district under modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) and villages within the city pro... Read More

PSE, PDS urge Congress to pass CREATE bill

Manila, Jan. 18 -- ncome exchanges have called on Congress to swiftly pass the proposed Corporate Recovery and Tax Incentives for Enterprises Act (CREATE) to make the Philippines an attractive investm... Read More