Talumpati ni Pangulong Aquino sa Ignatian Festival 2013, ika-20 ng Hulyo 2013

Ngayong kaharap ko po kayong mga kapwa-Atenista, hinihimok ko kayong makiisa sa positibong transpormayon ng bansa. Huwag ninyo sanang ikukulong sa mga gusali’t pasilyo ng paaralang ito ang diwa ng inyong pagka-Atenista. Saanmang silid kayo nag-aaral o nagtuturo, saanmang opisina kayo nagtatrabaho, saanmang ahensiya kayo nagseserbisyo—isabuhay ninyo ang diwa ng inyong pagka-Atenista; maging man-for-others kayo, na hindi lamang nabubuhay para sa sarili, kundi lalo’t para sa kapwa.

President’s Day: July 19, 2013

At 11:00 a.m. today, President Benigno S. Aquino III had a meeting with the Presidential Management Staff in the Private Office. The President then met with the representatives from Communications group at 1:00 p.m. in the same venue to discuss the State of the Nation Address on Monday, July 22, 2013. The State of the Nation […]

Sec. Purisima receives highest honor for CPAs in 2013

Secretary of Finance Cesar Purisima was conferred with the Parangal San Mateo Award for 2013 during the Induction of the Board of Trustees of the Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) Foundation in Makati last Thursday, July 18, 2013. The award, which is the most prestigious honor that the PICPA Foundation bestows on accountants, counted Purisima as the sole awardee this year.

Filipino community leaders discuss plans for a Filipino community center in Wellington, New Zealand

Leaders of various Filipino community organizations in Greater Wellington area gathered at the Sentro Rizal of the Philippine Embassy on July 5, 2013, to discuss forward steps to building a Filipino Community Center (FCC) in Wellington, New Zealand. For the past decade, an FCC is a project that the growing Filipino community in New Zealand has decided to work on together for the benefit of both Filipinos and friends from the multicultural community of New Zealand.

Philippine Embassy in Berlin conducts Consular Outreach in Munich

The Philippine Embassy in Berlin composed of Consul Adrian Cruz, Ms. Generosa Balocating, Ms. Melinda Hernias, Ms. Nors de Ramos, and Mr. Armand Mahinay conducted a mobile consular outreach service in Munich on July 13, 2013 in cooperation with the Philippine Honorary Consul in Bavaria.

PHL permanent representative to UN co-chairs panel discussion on sustainable development, extreme poverty

Ambassador Libran N. Cabactulan, Philippine Permanent Representative to the United Nations (UN) in New York, co-chaired a panel discussion on “Knowledge from experience: Building the Post 2015 sustainable development agenda with people living in extreme poverty,” organized on June 27, 2013, at the UN Headquarters by ATD Fourth World, co-sponsored by the Permanent Missions of France, Peru, ATD Fourth World, and NGOs Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, and Social Watch.

DOH officials conducts inspection of HFEP projects in Metro Manila

Department of Health (DOH) officials led by Secretary of Health Enrique T. Ona, Undersecretary Teodoro J. Herbosa, and Regional Director Eduardo C. Janairo today inspected health facilities in Marikina, Pasig and Las Pinas under the Health Facility Enhancement Program (HFEP) of the DOH.