Proclamation No. 632, s. 2013

Signed on August 8, 2013: Declaring Monday, 19 August 2013, as a special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Angono, Province of Rizal.

Message of President Aquino to the 7th Asian Junior Wushu Championship, August 8, 2013

This year marks a century of athletic achievement and cultural understanding observed in the Asian Games. The Philippines is one with the Asian community in reaffirming this milestone, as we take further strides to ensure our path towards mutual advancement. Let this engagement be an opportunity to renew our ties, and for you to rediscover our country and our people.

DOT, DSWD, and USAID launch One-Step Project

The One-Step Project, seeks to improve the lives of the poor with more direct interventions through tourism. The One-Step Project is a step to include the poor at the start of the development process and integrate communities, including but not limited to the beneficiaries of DSWD’s Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program, in the tourism value chain.

Message of President Aquino to the Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Agricultural Research, August 8, 2013

The dissemination of these new technologies are vital to the sustainability and further advancement of the agrarian industry, for these will create more opportunities for our people and implement more efficient, effective, and competitive farming and fishing methods. This exhibit highlights their possible application in the cultivation of high-value crops, the manufacturing of natural products, and livestock raising, as well as in areas such as climate change, apiculture, biofuels, and fisheries.