On September 5, 2013, the 23rd Division of the Court of Appeals issued a 60-day Temporary Restraining Order stopping RTC Surigao City, Branch 29 Judge Victor A. Canoy from implementing and enforcing his Order dated June 14, 2013, and Writ of Preliminary Injunction dated June 17, 2013, in Civil Case No. 7692 against the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) and Privatization and Management Office (PMO).
President Benigno S. Aquino III spoke at the 7th ASEAN Navy Chiefs Meeting (ANCM) at the Raffles and Fairmont Hotel in Makati. “While the stories of cooperation between our peoples through the centuries already fill the pages of our history books,” he told the attendees, “I am hopeful that, together, through meetings such as this, […]
The Government of the Republic of the Philippines and Moro Islamic Liberation Front Peace Negotiating Panels condemn in the strongest terms the violence concurrently being inflicted in Zamboanga City by elements of the Moro National Liberation Front under Mr. Nur Misuari.
As a follow up to the successful agribusiness forum held in Rome-Milan-Turin last June 2013, members of the Philippine Embassy Rome—Vice Consul Margret Malang, Special Agriculture Representative Lupino Lazaro Jr., Labor Attaché Viveca Catalig and Welfare Officer Loreta Vergara—went to Salerno, Italy on September 8, 2013, to enlighten our kababayans on the government’s reintegration program and agribusiness investment opportunities for them.
We open our 40th Formal Exploratory round of talks today with firm resolve that as we seek to hurdle the difficulties we are facing in the negotiations, we will also overcome the security challenges confronting us in various parts of Mindanao today.
The Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process calls for calm and sobriety amid the atrocities perpetrated since early yesterday morning in Zamboanga City by Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) members associated with Nur Misuari.
MMDA releases the traffic management plan for the EDSA Shrine rally. The traffic scheme will run from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on September 11, 2013. This release includes the rerouting maps.
Merchandise exports grew for the second consecutive month, after electronics posted a turnaround due to increased demand, according to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA).
Bureau of Immigration (BI) agents arrested a 71-year-old American wanted for murdering a woman in the United States 21 years ago in what authorities there described as a crime of passion.
Although the DSWD-Field Office IX has available standby funds in the amount of P549,273.06 and 1,693 standby family packs, Secretary Soliman said that additional fund of P850,000.00 from the DSWD Central Office will be released to DSWD Region IX today to address the immediate basic needs of the affected families such as food and water.