Intensifying efforts for the country’s energy security and sustainability, the Department of Energy (DOE) lead by Secretary Carlos Jericho L. Petilla called for the creation of regional energy plans in the Philippines.
We celebrate the fact that, this year, we reached a major milestone in our nation’s history with the signing of the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro (CAB) between the GPH and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF).
President Benigno S. Aquino III today led the Department of Health’s (DOH) nationwide measles immunization campaign that targets an estimated 11 million children, from nine months to below five years old to be immunized against measles and rubella.
The Governance Commission for Government-Owned and Controlled Corporations (GCG) achieved its quality management system certification based on ISO 9001:2008 Standards last July 4, 2014, from TUV Rheinland Philippines, Inc.
We celebrate this year’s National Peace Consciousness Month aware of the gains of our Government’s peace processes with the different armed groups in the country, but deeply cognizant of the need to move forward in our negotiations with the Communist Party of the Philippines/New People’s Army/National Democratic Front (CPP/NPA/NDF).
The upcoming month-long anniversary celebration aims to promote, showcase, and celebrate heroism in public service. It also serves to encourage and inspire state workers in their journey as servant heroes or lingkod bayani, as reflected in the theme: Tapat na Serbisyo Alay Ko, Dahil Lingkod Bayani Ako.
Secretary of Labor and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis Baldoz yesterday said there is an increasing number of money claims involving Filipino seafarers that are being settled through conciliation-mediation by the National Conciliation and Mediation Board (NCMB).
The Syrian rebels attacked onboard pick-up trucks. Our peacekeepers returned fire in self-defense. Our troops fought back bravely and successfully held their positions. This attack prompted the UNDOF to reposition our troops to a more secure position within the mission area.
With great pride we announce the election of Justice Adolf Azcuna as one of the 5 new commissioners of the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ). The ICJ is composed of 60 eminent judges and lawyers from all regions of the world.
As we await further updates, let us reflect on the struggles of our heroes old and new—those whom we revere as national icons, as well as those who perform the everyday tasks of nation-building: serving as liaisons between countries, constructing roads in Mindoro, and safekeeping peace in lands far beyond our borders. Let us pause for a moment in gratitude to these men and women who continue to work tirelessly in the service of the nation.