Signed on May 29, 2015: Creating a Negros Island Region and for Other Purposes
The project involves the establishment of a more coordinated approach to conservation efforts in the Verde Island Passage, the Lanuza Bay in Surigao Del Sur, the Davao Gulf in Southern Mindanao, the Tanon Strait Protected Seascape in Central Visayas, and the West Sulu Sea in Southern Palawan.
[S]tarting January 1, 2017, the old banknote series (launched 1985) will be fully demonetized or without monetary value.
Pangulong Aquino: Isipin po ninyo: Bago isabatas ang K to 12, isa tayo sa natitirang tatatlong bansa sa buong mundo na may 10 taong basic education. ‘Yung dalawa po, nasa Africa; habang nag-iisa tayo sa Asya. May mga usapin nga po noon: Talagang madedehado ang graduates natin at baka hindi na raw kilalanin ang diploma ng mga Pilipino pagdating sa empleo o sa mas mataas na larangan sa ibang bansa.
Signed on May 29, 2015: Providing for a Comprehensive Automotive Resurgence Strategy Program
Secretary Janette P. Loreto-Garin: “World No Tobacco Day is an ideal event to raise awareness on the hazards of tobacco use because approximately 240 Filipinos die daily from smoking-related diseases.”
[T]he families of the two OFWs killed last week in a vehicular accident in Qatar will receive life insurance and other benefits from the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA).
Military ties between the Philippines and Timor-Leste was given a boost with the recent high-level visit of a senior-ranking Philippine military official to Timor-Leste.
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan launched the Commission on Elections’ (COMELEC) iREHISTRO Project for overseas voting.
Sec. Baldoz: “I laud the management and the workers for voluntarily settling their dispute and commend conciliator-mediator Feliciano Orihuela for his dedication in resolving it.”