The Philippine Embassy in Abuja, Nigeria conducted a Health Awareness seminar on HIV/AIDS, Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), Diabetes and Hypertension at the Philippine Embassy Conference Room on November 22.
QUEENIE has crossed Northern Palawan and is now moving towards the West Philippine Sea
Location of center: 120 km North of Puerto Princesa
Strength: Maximum winds of 55 kph near the center
Forecasted to move West Northwest at 24kph
Today, at 10:00 a.m., President Benigno S. Aquino III accepted the credentials of His Excellency Erik Ferner, ambassador of the Kingdom of Norway to the Philippines, in ceremonies held in the Music Room of Malacañan Palace. At 10:30 a.m., the President accepted the credentials of Japanese Ambassador to the Philippines, His Excellency Kazuhide Ishikawa, at the same […]
A total of 116,815 family food packs amounting to more than P30.7 million has been prepositioned by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) ready for distribution to augment the resources of local government units (LGU) affected by Tropical Depression Queenie.
Approved on November 27, 2014: An Act increasing the Burial Assistance for Veterans from ten thousand pesos (P10,000.00) to twenty thousand pesos (P20,000.00), amending for the purpose Republic Act No. 6948, as amended, otherwise known as “An Act standardizing and upgrading the benefits for Military Veterans and their dependents” and appropriating funds therefor.
This has been the Aquino administration’s goal from the start: to serve the public better through a transparent and citizen-centric National Budget, all in the spirit of reform, better governance and Daang Matuwid.
Approved on November 27, 2014: An Act providing Scholarship Grants to Top Graduates of all Public High Schools in State Universities and Colleges and appropriating funds therefor.
At its most basic, CHED believes in the fundamental role played by language in education, as manifested in the reforms it has staunchly supported through K to 12, but also of the role of education in the development of language—i.e., the “intellectualization” of a language, in this case Filipino, through its use in academic discourse.