Message of President Aquino to the participants of the 2014 Strategic Convergence of NGOs for Countryside Growth, April 21, 2014

We are called to march in unison as one nation and apply the wisdom of our sectors to effect positive change. The straight and righteous path has allowed us to converge towards a society of justice, integrity, peace, and, ultimately, an even more empowered Philippines; let us continue to walk this path of integrity and navigate forward to a bright tomorrow that leaves no Filipino behind.

Message of President Aquino to the Grace Christian Mission Inc. on the occasion of their 45th Anniversary, April 20, 2014

Let this event reignite the flame of passion and service in you; let it serve as your stepping stone to scale greater heights and reach more of our countrymen, especially those who have historically been relegated to the margins of society. May you continue to lead the development of your members to becoming better individuals, more dutiful Christians, and upright citizens of the Republic.

The 2014 Easter message of President Aquino

Ito naman ang hamon sa atin bilang Kaniyang mga tagasunod: bigyang-halaga natin ang pagkakataong kaloob Niya upang maiwaksi ang kasamaan at marating ang kaharian ng Diyos. Sa harap ng mga pagsubok, paghihirap o ginhawa, nawa’y lagi nating isabuhay ang Kanyang mga dakilang aral— ang paggawa ng tama, pagmamahal, at paglingap sa kapwa.

Statement: The Secretary of Health on MERS-Corona Virus

Statement of Secretary Enrique T. Ona: On MERS-Corona [April 19, 2014] Upon the President’s instructions, the Department of Health (DOH) has mobilized Task Force MERS-CoV to create heightened awareness among our people on the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Corona Virus (MERS-CoV) and prevent the spread of this communicable disease. At the outset, let me point this […]

Best Easter gift: Release all kidnap victims

Government of the Philippines (GPH) chief negotiator Miriam Coronel Ferrer today asked the assistance of all sectors including the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) to give kidnap victims their best Easter gift ever: freedom from captivity.


Advisory on MERS-CoV for Filipino communities in the Middle East

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and the Department of Health (DOH) of the Philippines are advising Filipinos staying and residing in the Middle East, especially in the United Arab Emirates and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, to take the following precautionary measures against the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome – Corona Virus (MERS-CoV).