Your government remains steadfast in its mission to foster integrity and accountability in our society, in order to restore global confidence in our industries, attract investments, and secure lasting, equitable progress for our countrymen. May this gathering inspire you to contribute to this shared aspiration for a greater Philippines.
The Department of Energy has launched Wattmatters—a website that informs consumers of ways they can save money, by being conscious and informed of the rate at which their appliances consume electricity.
Secretary of Energy Carlos Jericho Petilla said “We respect the Supreme Court’s decision, yet we are hoping for the final decision on the matter.” He added that “generation companies [gencos] ensure the Department to continue producing electricity despite the TRO.”
Secretary Baldoz: “The 65 job fairs will be simultaneous nationwide. These will be held in different venues in 16 regions under the overall supervision of the DOLE.”
“While there is no travel restriction or deployment ban to Middle East countries relative to the MERS-CoV, we deem it proper and timely to issue an advisory on precautionary measures so that our OFWs can be guided on the proper steps they need to take to protect themselves,” said Secretary Baldoz.
The loan will partially finance the 2014 general budget requirements of the National Government under the framework of the Local Government Finance and Fiscal Decentralization Reform Program also being co-financed by the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
“Kung ano ang ating tinatanim, ‘yun din ang bunga. Marami kayong mga desisyon na gagawin bilang Assistant Superintendent at Superintendent. At lahat ng mga desisyon na iyan ay desisyon para sa kagawaran at para sa mga kabataang pinagsisilbihan natin,” said Secretary of Education Armin Luistro.
The Department of Agriculture through its Support to Emergency Livelihood Assistance Project (DA-SELAP-II) has turned over three projects to the Municipality of Panglima Sugala in Tawi-Tawi recently.