Invitation to Bid: May 10, 2013

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 […]


COMELEC places all provincial and city jails nationwide under poll body’s control

A May 10, 2013, press release from the Department of Interior and Local Government: The Commission on Elections (COMELEC) has placed all provincial and city jails nationwide under its control during the remainder of the election period of the May 13, 2013, elections, following a request by the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) to place provincial jails in 15 “priority provinces” under the commission’s control.


Statement: The Presidential Spokesperson on the Philippine Electoral Almanac

The Philippine Electoral Almanac is a compendium and handy resource of Philippine national elections from 1935 onwards that explores the political relationships between the Presidency, the Legislature, and the Filipino electorate. It represents the first effort to publish, in an accessible form and language, a history of the Philippine electoral process.


76.8% of 2013 GAA released in Q1

A May 9, 2013 press release from the Department of Budget and Management: The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) announced that it has already released P960.8 billion or 76.8% of the 2013 General Appropriations Act as of end-March 2013, allowing for the prompt delivery of public services and the implementation of the Aquino administration’s priority programs and projects. This is 18.7% higher than the P809.3 billion released in the same period last year.


Message of President Aquino to The Outstanding Workers of the Republic (TOWER) Awards, May 9, 2013

Sa mga gagawaran: Tunay kayong bayani at kakampi ng sambayanang Pilipino. Nawa’y magsilbing inspirasyon kayo sa lalong nakararaming Pilipinong manggagawa, nang manatili silang tapat at matiyaga sa pagtupad sa kanilang tungkulin. Ipagpatuloy ninyo ang inyong paglilingkod; sa patuloy na pagbubuklud-buklod ng ating lakas at kakayahan, maaabot natin ang ating mga pangarap sa lalong madaling panahon.