DSWD activates Quick Response Teams in earthquake hit areas

DSWD regional offices in areas hit by the 7.2 earrthquake have activated and dispatched the members of their Quick Response Teams to coordinate with local government units in assessing the impact of the 7.2 earthquake in the Visayas region.


Message of President Aquino to the Philippine Association of the Professional Regulatory Board Members Inc. on the occasion of their 2nd Philippine Professional Summit, October 15, 2013

With each step, we assert our workforce’s global competitiveness, as we display the intelligence, creativity, and skill of our countrymen. May this event empower your members to share their expertise and insights, help us keep in stride with the rest of our ASEAN neighbors, and bridge our communities towards more effective, productive, and enduring partnerships.


Executive Order No. 142, s. 2013

Signed on October 14, 2013: Implementing the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) among the governments of the participating member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on the Second Pilot Project for the Implementation of a Regional Self-Certification System (“Second Pilot Project”).


Proclamation No. 669, s. 2013

Signed on October 14, 2013: Creating and designating several parcels of land, located at North Bonifacio District, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City, Metro Manila, as an Information Technology Park, pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916, as amended by Republic Act No. 8748.


Proclamation No. 668, s. 2013

Signed on October 14, 2013: Creating and designating a building, located at J.P. Laurel Avenue, Barangay San Antonio, Agdao District, Davao City, as an Information Technology Center, pursuant to Republic Act No. 7916, as amended by Republic Act No. 8748.


President’s Day: October 14, 2013

At 10:00 a.m., the President received outgoing U.S. Ambassador Harry Thomas at the Music Room, Malacañan Palace, for the ambassador’s farewell call. This was followed shortly by a briefing on the President’s upcoming state visit to the Republic of Korea at 11:00 a.m., held at the President’s Hall. At 12:00 p.m., he had a lunch […]