EAGA officials convene in Palawan to boost sub-regional link

Key officials and representatives from the four-country BIMP-EAGA sub-region today convened at the Princesa Garden Resort in Puerto Princesa, Palawan for a two-day meeting aimed to firm up initiatives for enhanced economic cooperation.


P1.13-B fund to rebuild 5,055 classrooms

P1.13 billion was released to the Department of Education (DepEd) for the repair and rehabilitation of 5,055 classrooms damaged by typhoons Glenda and Yolanda and the Zamboanga siege.


Baldoz, nagalak sa pagtataas ng WEF sa antas ng turismo dulot ng pagsunod sa batas-paggawa

Noong nakaraang linggo, inilabas ng World Economic Forum ang Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report 2015 nito kung saan ang Pilipinas ay nasa ika-74 sa 141 bansa sa tourism competitiveness, mataas ng 8-marka mula sa nakaraang antas na ika-82 (2013).


Japan inks grant for community development in Mindanao

As one of Japan’s major development partners, the Philippines will receive a grant amounting to JPY1.117 billion or almost PhP500 million to facilitate the rehabilitation and construction of farm-to-market roads in Mindanao.


DILG bolsters Sarangani Police security efforts and disaster preparedness with new patrol jeeps

The patrol jeeps are just seven out of the 1,470 vehicles recently purchased by the Philippine National Police (PNP) to strengthen the mobile capacity of the police not only in responding to crime situations, but also in addressing disaster and other emergency situations.


New job search kiosks available nationwide

Fresh graduates and other first time jobseekers who are about to join the labor market are sure to find job hunting a lot easier and exciting as the DOLE has teamed up with the Commission on Higher Education in the deployment of additional job search kiosks (JSKs) across the country’s 16 regions.