Oman extends amnesty program

The Philippine Embassy in Muscat has been informed that the Government of the Sultanate of Oman will extend the amnesty program for foreign undocumented workers until October 28.

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Less Filipinos are hungry now

According to the 2015 State of Food Insecurity Report of the United Nations (UN), the Philippines is among the 72 developing countries which have reached the 2015 Millenium Development Goal (MDG) target—that is to reduce the proportion of hungry people by half.

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Speech of President Aquino during the 111th BIR anniversary

Mga kasama, sa patuloy ninyong pakikiisa sa ating agenda ng mabuting pamamahala, sa patuloy nating pagpapamalas ng dedikasyon at determinasyon sa tungkulin, pihadong mas matatayog na adhikain ang ating maaabot di lang para sa inyong ahensiya kundi para sa sambayanan.

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Statement: The President’s week, July 27-31, 2015

In his sixth and final State of the Nation Address (SONA) last Monday, President Aquino charted our country’s recent trajectory—from being in a hopeless situation to one where Filipinos are once again empowered to dream and succeed. Under Daang Matuwid, the Philippines has made great strides toward peace, prosperity, and equality.