Message of President Aquino to the Graduating Class of 2015 of the Raja Soliman Science and Technology High School, March 25, 2015

Use the knowledge and skills your school has imbued in you to transform our country into a more self-reliant and inclusive society. Be of humble service to our underserved sectors and uplift their quality of life. Your education has empowered you to become more meaningful contributors to our collective development. May you harness it well to foster lasting prosperity for our people.

Message of President Aquino to the Philippine Water Works Association on the occasion of their Water Philippines 2015 Expo and Conference, March 25, 2015

Maintaining health and hygiene is integral to ensuring that our countrymen are fully capable of contributing to nation-building. As stewards of our water systems, it is your responsibility to promote awareness regarding the most immediate concerns of your field. This event gives you the opportunity to foster widespread knowledge and sustainable solutions that will secure an ample supply of clean, potable water for our countrymen. May your efforts fuel research and development for the technologies that will help us fight pollution and realize our goal of striking and sustaining a balance with ecology.


Rice prices decline by P2 per kilo

Rice prices have declined steadily since the last quarter of last year to the first quarter of this year, making rice more affordable for consumers.