LIVE STREAM: President Aquino’s keynote interview at The World in 2015 Gala Dinner

President Benigno S. Aquino III was invited to do a keynote interview at “The World in 2015 Gala Dinner” in Singapore. The event is organized by The Economist, a prestigious publication read by important decision-makers all over the world. The President will be interviewed by Mr. Daniel Franklin, Executive Editor of The Economist. The World in 2015  is […]


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DOTC bats for gender equality in public transport

Bringing together over 300 participants from government and multisectoral groups at the first-ever Gender and Transportation Summit, the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) and other stakeholders have agreed to work together towards ensuring gender equality in developing the transportation sector.


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DBM lauds PhilGEPS, Customs for transparency responses

Secretary of Budget and Management Florencio “Butch” Abad commended the Philippine Government Electronic Procurement System (PhilGEPS) and the Bureau of Customs (BOC) for their efforts to enhance public access to their data via the net, in line with the Aquino administration’s continued commitment towards greater transparency and open governance.


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Over 200,000 OFWs to benefit from UK’s new minimum wage rates

Over 200,000 overseas Filipino workers are to benefit from the new national minimum wage rates the UK’s Low Pay Commission has recommended for workers in the United Kingdom, and which took effect on October 1, 2014, Secretary of Labor and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz said yesterday.


President Aquino, during a luncheon in honor of Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu of Turkey: "Just as your people have partnered with us in advancing a just and lasting peace in Mindanao, allow me to say that it is my nation’s hope that we will be able to help Turkey as it confronts the persisting and emerging challenges of our time, such as the threat of ISIS. Rest assured, you will find a partner in the Filipino."

The President’s Day: November 17, 2014

Today at 10:00 a.m., President Benigno S. Aquino III attended the 75th Founding Anniversary Celebration of the Department of National Defence, at Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City. The President delivered a speech. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IuVkzftQHW8[/youtube] At 12:30 p.m., the President received Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu of Turkey for the latter’s official visit to the Philippines. Later the President hosted […]