DOH intensifies its blindness screening program for children

The Department of Health (DOH), in coordination with the Department of Education (DepEd), today spearheaded vision screening for the pupils of Cecilio Apostol Elementary School in Manila using a new vision screening tool to detect amblyopia or lazy eye as part of the observance of August Sight Saving Month.


DepEd releases 2015 list of holidays for all schools

From the Department of Education The Department of Education (DepEd) announces the schedule of regular holidays, special non-working holidays, and special holidays for all schools for the Year 2015, following the release of Presidential Proclamation No. 831. Secretary of Education Armin Luistro requires the immediate dissemination of information to guide all the DepEd offices and schools, […]

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Mindanao tree planting program attempts world record

Mindanawons will try to break the Guinness world record for most trees planted simultaneously at multiple locations on September 26, 2014—a world record-breaking attempt that will mobilize 185,440 people who will give a shot at planting 4,636,000 trees at various sites covering a total area of 9,200 hectares within the island-region.

Batangas, hihiranging huwarang lalawigan ng KWF sa pagbubukas ng Buwan ng Wika 2014

Tinotoo ni Gobernadora Vilma Santos-Recto ang pagiging Kampeon ng Wika. Sa kauna-unahang pagkakataon, bubuksan ng Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino (KWF) ang Buwan ng Wika sa isang lalawigan dahil sa imbitasyon ng Punong Lalawigan at sa pagnanais niyang itanghal ang Batangas bilang modelong pook sa paggamit ng wikang Filipino. Mangyayari ang pagbubukas sa 4-5 ng Agosto sa Lungsod Batangas.

Proclamation No. 840, s. 2014

Signed on August 4, 2014: Declaring Friday, 29 August 2014, as a special (non-working) day in the City of Mandaue.

Proclamation No. 839, s. 2014

Signed on August 4, 2014: Declaring Thursday, 14 August 2014, as a special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Mawab, Province of Compostela Valley.

Statement: The Presidential Spokesperson on the week of August 4-8, 2014

As we begin this week, we invite the public to visit the Official Gazette and view the 2014 SONA Technical Report, which adds greater detail to the points and programs mentioned in the President’s SONA. We recommend that everyone review the Technical Report to get a better understanding of government policy and project implementation. Reflecting on the concrete gains we have already achieved, let us look forward to reaching even greater heights as one nation united under a truly transparent and effective administration.

Certified Public Accountant licensure examination results

Republic of the Philippines PROFESSIONAL REGULATION COMMISSION Manila CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT LICENSURE EXAMINATION RESULTS RELEASED IN THREE (3) WORKING DAYS The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 1,107 out of 5,540 passed the Certified Public Accountant Licensure Examination given by the Board of Accountancy in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan De Oro, Cebu, Davao, […]