Ambassador Hernandez presented his letter of credence signed by President Benigno S. Aquino III accrediting him as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of the Philippines to the Republic of Korea as well as the letter of recall of his predecessor in brief ceremonies at the Audience Room of the presidential Blue House.
The peace panels of the Government of the Philippines (GPH) and Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) set August 18 as their deadline for submitting the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) to the President.
In its unceasing drive to universalize kindergarten education, the Department of Education (DepEd) has built seven new kindergarten classroom buildings in Negros Oriental through the help of Aklat, Gabay, Aruga tungo sa Pag-angat at Pag-asa (AGAPP) Foundation, and Asian Development Bank-Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction (ADB-JFPR).
BIR: Investments are not subject to the bank secrecy law, only bank deposits and government securities
The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) is reminding the business, banking and financial sectors that only bank deposits and government securities are subject to the provisions of the bank secrecy law.
Office of the President of the Philippines Malacañang BIDS AND AWARDS COMMITTEE INVITATION TO BID The Office of the President, through the Bids and Awards Committee (BAC), hereby invites all interested Phil-GEPS registered manufacturers, suppliers, dealers, and authorized franchised dealers to submit bids for the following projects, to wit: Purchase Request (PR) No. Project Approved […]
Statement: Commissioner Sevilla on the results of the Makati Business Club Executive Outlook Survey for the 2014 2nd sem
Commissioner Sevilla: “Such systemic reforms take time, but we are laying the foundations for such reforms now. We take our negative perception as a challenge, and commit to the public that we will work hard to improve as fast as we can.”
From the Bureau of Customs Airport Customs foiled the smuggling of over 400 pieces of Casio G-Shock watches concealed in balikbayan boxes which arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA). Various G-Shock watches of commercial quantity totaling 413 pieces with an approximate street value of P4 million were concealed inside six balikbayan boxes that arrived […]
Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Chairperson Patricia B. Licuanan in a statement issued following the accusation of ACT partylist Rep. Antonio Tinio of alleged connivance of Administration officials with lawmakers regarding the former PDAF funds, categorically denied this claim and said there are no PDAF funds being handled by CHED.
“This is the highest level since the economy started posting a continuous positive growth in the same period last year. It is also way faster than the 6.9-percent increase in May 2014 and the 4.1-percent expansion in June 2013,” said Economic Planning Secretary Arsenio M. Balisacan.
The National Commission on Culture and the Arts (NCCA) is inviting artists, cultural workers, and arts and cultural groups to apply for its 2015 grants program.