The Philippine Embassy in Muscat has been informed that the Government of the Sultanate of Oman will extend the amnesty program for foreign undocumented workers until October 28.
According to the 2015 State of Food Insecurity Report of the United Nations (UN), the Philippines is among the 72 developing countries which have reached the 2015 Millenium Development Goal (MDG) target—that is to reduce the proportion of hungry people by half.
Under the Aquino administration, the BIR has shown continuous improvements in revenue collection performance.
Participate in job fairs scheduled nationwide in the coming months. The tentative job fair schedules are as follows:
The simplification of the wage structure enacted under President Aquino’s administration has raised the minimum wage and increased benefits for minimum wage earners.
In his sixth and final State of the Nation Address (SONA) last Monday, President Aquino charted our country’s recent trajectory—from being in a hopeless situation to one where Filipinos are once again empowered to dream and succeed. Under Daang Matuwid, the Philippines has made great strides toward peace, prosperity, and equality.
A flood risk assessment study for the entire Metro Manila and surrounding basin area was undertaken from February 2011 to February 2012 to prepare a comprehensive flood risk management plan for the same and to determine a set of priority structural measures.
The Department of Education launches a campaign that uses alternative sources of energy to aid studying and improve academic performance among students living in areas with little to no access to electricity.
A study conducted in the University of the Philippines for fast and cost-effective methods of detecting Salmonella in raw meat and meat products seeks to ensure safer meat products for consumers.
The Department of Public Works and Highways-National Capital Region will undertake reblocking and road repair effective 10 p.m. of July 31, Friday to 5 a.m. of August 3, Monday on the following roads in the cities of Quezon and Pasig: