Invitation to Bid: January 30, 2014

Office of the President of the Philippines Malacañang BIDS AND AWARDS COMMITTEE INVITATION TO BID The Office of the President, through the Bids and Awards Committee (BAC), hereby invites all interested Phil-GEPS registered manufacturers, suppliers, dealers, automotive manufacturer, authorized franchised dealers to submit bids for the following projects, to wit: Purchase Request (PR) No. Project […]

MMDA humanitarian assistance in Eastern Visayas region

To hasten the recovery of typhoon-devastated in the Visayas region, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) and the 17 Metro Manila mayors agreed to adopt local government units that were badly battered by super typhoon Yolanda.

NTC Memorandum Circular No. 01-01-2014

Signed on January 30, 2014: Guidelines for Internet Service Providers in the implementation of Republic Act 9775 (Anti-Child Pornography Act of 2009).


DFA NCR-Northeast to open in Ali Mall on February 3

The Department of Foreign Affairs-Office of Consular Affairs (DFA-OCA) wishes to inform the public that DFA NCR-Northeast, its 5th satellite office in the National Capital Region (NCR) will have its soft opening on Monday, February 3.

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DPWH to continue EDSA road repair this long weekend

Motorists and the general public are pre-warned of the expected traffic build-up in some sections of the major thoroughfares in Metro Manila as the Department of Public Works and Highways-National Capital Region (DPWH-NCR) takes advantage of the long weekend to continue (with) its road improvement and maintenance works from of 10 p.m., January 31 (Friday) to 4 a.m. of February 3, 2014 (Monday).


DOE issues stricter rules on LPG to ensure supply

DOE: all LPG importers, suppliers, refiners, refillers, marketers, distributors, haulers/transporters, handlers, storers, retailers, sellers and dealers must now have a standard compliance certificate to be able to transact/sell with other LPG industry players and consumers.

Proclamation No. 711, s. 2014

Signed on January 30, 2014: Declaring Monday, 3 February 2014, as a special (non-working) day in the City of Cabanatuan.

MinDA Photo Release: Fruits of labor

Juvy Anne Aracena, 38, a typhoon survivor and vendor at the Compostela public market rebuilds her fruit business inside the newly-constructed trading post built by the US Agency for International Development (USAID) through its Growth with Equity in Mindanao (GEM) Program. Aracena is among the hundreds of market vendors in Compostela town whose business stalls were destroyed when Typhoon Pablo hit the Province of Compostela Valley in December of 2012.

Statement: The Presidential Spokesperson on the full-year GDP growth for 2013

Today, the National Statistical Coordination Board (NSCB) and the National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) announced that the Philippine economy grew by 6.5 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013, which brings full-year economic growth to 7.2 percent. Again, we have exceeded expectations, including our own. Based on initial estimates and the latest news reports to date, the Philippine economy has posted the highest growth in the Southeast Asian region, and remains one of the best performing economies in the Asian region in the fourth quarter of 2013, second only to China.