Proclamation No. 532, s. 2012

Signed on January 9, 2012: Declaring the year 2013 as the Centennial Year of the Reconstitution of the Municipality of Burgos, Ilocos Norte.


Appointments and Designations: January 9, 2013

MALACAÑAN PALACE MANILA 09 January 2013 Sir: Pursuant to the provisions of existing laws, you are hereby appointed ACTING DIRECTOR-GENERAL, PHILIPPINE INFORMATION AGENCY (PIA), PRESIDENTIAL COMMUNICATIONS OPERATIONS OFFICE, vice Jose A. Fabia. By virtue hereof, you may qualify and enter upon the performance of the duties of the office, subject to compliance with CES requirements, […]


Federation of Asian and Pacific People of Guam turns over donation for Pablo victims

A January 8, 2013, press release from the Department of Foreign Affairs: The Federation of Asian and Pacific People of Guam (FAPPG) led by its president, James Ji, turned over the check donation for the Philippine National Red Cross amounting to $1,000 to Philippine Vice Consul Maria Paz G. Cortes. The donation is intended to benefit the families and communities affected by typhoon Pablo.


Filipinos reminded to be cautious in seeking jobs in Cyprus

A January 8, 2013, press release from the Department of Foreign Affairs: The Philippine Consulate General would like to reiterate its warning to the public to be cautious in dealing with recruitment agencies in Hong Kong for jobs in third country destinations such as Cyprus.


Rescued crocodile still in guarded condition

A January 8, 2013, press release from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources: Indanan, the rescued saltwater crocodile (Crocodylus porosus) from Sulu Island is still in guarded condition and it may take two to three weeks before wildlife officials of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) can make a determination on its recovery.


POEA regains ISO 9001:2008 certification

A January 8, 2013, press release from the Department of Social Welfare and Development: Secretary of Labor and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz yesterday announced that the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) has regained its ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System certification for 37 enrolled processes.


Government pipes P8.1B into flood control, irrigation projects

A January 8, 2013, press release from the Department of Budget and Management: P8.1 billion in funds have already been made available to the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS), and the Department of Agriculture-National Irrigation Authority (DA-NIA) for flood-control and irrigation projects earlier approved by NEDA.


DOH to Black Nazarene devotees: Bring own water and enough food

A January 8, 2013, press release from the Department of Health: The Department of Health (DOH) today strongly advised the Black Nazarene devotees to adopt prudent measures, such as bringing their own water and enough food, to avoid any untoward incidents during the yearly procession.