Message of President Aquino to the Filipino-Chinese Dental Foundation on the occasion of their 34th Annual Convention and Induction of Officers, March 23, 2015

Trust and partnership undergird the growth of our sectors. The linkages formed by citizens enable us to achieve development. On this occasion of solidarity, I thus implore you to strengthen the alliances you have built over the past three decades. Broaden the reach of oral health and rally the efforts of your member-professionals towards encouraging a proactive mindset in dental care. Empower our dentists to always abide by excellence, keep stride with the innovations in your discipline, and inspire your clientele with integrity, compassion, and commitment to the public’s wellbeing.

Homecare nurse helping elderly lady to take her daily medicine

PH winning its battle against TB

There has been a marked decline in TB burden since the launching of the DOTS (Directly Observed Treatment Short-Course) strategy in 1996.

Message of President Aquino to the Graduating Class of 2015 of the Jose Fabella Memorial School, March 23, 2015

Your education has empowered you with the ability to innovate and contribute to the fulfillment of our shared aspirations of equitable progress. The Philippines needs individuals whose principles inspire integrity and accountability, people who will stand ready and responsible for public welfare. You are among the future leaders of our country. I urge you to use all that your alma mater has instilled in you to foster compassion and solidarity among your communities, so that we may emerge from this era of revitalization as a truly advanced and prosperous society.

The President’s Day: March 23, 2015

This morning, as part of the administration’s ongoing efforts to upgrade our country’s infrastructure, President Benigno S. Aquino III traveled to Tiaong, Quezon, to attend a briefing on the South Luzon Expressway (SLEX) Toll Road 4 Project as well as other major road projects in the Southern Tagalog region. [READ: The President’s remarks during the briefing.] […]