The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) today said that 10,546 families from high-risk municipalities are preparing for evacuation as the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) raised Alert Level 3 around Mayon Volcano in Legazpi City, Albay.
Eleven road sections still closed to traffic due to landslides, soil collapse, washed out detour road and flood waters: six in CAR, one Region I, one in Region II, two in Region III and one in Region V. All other national roads of affected regions are open to traffic.
The American Field Service International Programs Philippines (AFS-IPP) is an educational organization which provides enriched learning experiences, promoting and deepening intercultural awareness and encounters. For over 55 years of operation in the country, the AFS IPP has promoted and administered international exchange programs aiding Filipino students, teachers and volunteers to live and study overseas.
For the month of August 2014, the BIR collected P127.56 billion in tax revenues, P9.45 billion or 8.01% more than collections made in August 2013.
Secretary of Labor and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz yesterday offered her congratulations to the government of South Korea on the occasion of the 10th anniversary celebration of the Employment Permit System (EPS), a government-to-government arrangement whereby Korean employers who fail to hire local workers are allowed to employ foreign workers in certain Korean industries.
“The data highlights presented by the Human Resource Development Korea (HRD Korea) covering all 15 countries participating in the EPS place the Philippines in a very positive light,” said Philippine Overseas Employment Administration chief Hans Leo J. Cacdac in his report.
With the commencement of advance works in February until project completion in the 3rd quarter of 2016, traffic will be diverted with the closure of 2 lanes.
Narito ang mga mahahalagang puntong inihayag ni Kalihim Corazon Juliano-Soliman sa kanyang press briefing noong ika-15 ng Setyembre 2014. Saklaw ng kanyang press briefing ang mga usapin ukol sa Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Progam, ang mga alegasyon ukol sa CCT, mga bagong ulat ukol sa Yolanda, pensyong panlipunan, at iba pa.
Institutionalization through legislation has always been one of the key goals of Open Data Philippines. From the beginning, the Open Data Task Force has worked toward making openness and transparency the norm for government processes. We are therefore pleased to announce two important updates on this front.
To immediately attend to repair and improvement of calamity damaged infrastructure, Secretary Rogelio L. Singson, through Department Order 96 dated September 11, 2014 directed the immediate submission by the Regional Directors and District Engineers factual ground validation of damages to DPWH projects for request for funding.