Pres. Spokesperson Panelo: Esperon, Badoy, Parlade Presumed Innocent

Pres. Spokesperson Panelo: “We will again invoke the constitutional presumption of innocence and the presumption of regularity of performance of duty.”

House To Hear nCoV’s Impact On Tourism, Travel Industry

Two committees of the House of Representatives are set to conduct a joint hearing to.

Senators Say VFA Termination Makes MDT ‘Useless’

Two veteran lawmakers said the scrapping of the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) will render “useless” the Mutual Defense Treaty (MDT) between the Philippines and the United States.

IPs Recommended For Military Enlistment

In a bid to enhance the counterinsurgency efforts of the Philippine government, some indigenous peoples (IPs) who graduated from the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples Scholarship Program were recommended for a special enlistment in the military.

CAB: Airlines Allow China Flights Rebooking Though Not Required

Due to the nCoV-2019 situation, all local airlines and many foreign carriers operating in the Philippines have been allowing rebooking without penalty.

Sen. Gatchalian Digs Deeper Into NGCP Operation; To Continue Probing Concession And Franchise Agreements

Sen. Gatchalian: “Maraming violations lalong-lalo na sa mga dayuhan na nasa critical positions like management and executive positions.”

Sen. Gatchalian Calls For Urgent K-12 Curriculum Reform

Sen. Gatchalian: “We will be taking PISA again in 2021, meaning if we don’t implement reforms immediately, don’t expect dramatic change from our scores. Curriculum reform is the fastest way of improving, we should decongest our curriculum to give our learners more time to think and our teachers more time to teach.”

Sec. Bello III: OFWs Affected By Taiwan Travel Ban To Get OWWA Cash Aid

According to Labor Sec. Bello, Filipino workers bound for Taiwan affected by the travel ban and are members of the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) will be getting financial assistance.

More Than 27,000 Beep Cards Get Another Year Of Use

AF Payments, Inc. extends the validity of more than 27 thousand beep cards.

OTOP Generates P1.4-B Sales In 2019

2019 was a big year for DTI’s One Town, One Product (OTOP) program!