The entire Filipino nation celebrates anew the victory of Congressman Manny Pacquiao, in winning the WBO International Welterweight Belt against Brandon Rios.
Nagbubunyi ang sambayanang Pilipino sa panibagong tagumpay ni Congressman Manny Pacquiao sa kaniyang pagwagi ng WBO International Welterweight Belt kontra kay Brandon Rios.
The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) assures the public that it will look into other possible funding sources so that the studies of these affected students will not be affected.
There are now 1,529 evacuation centers serving 81,792 families or 381,022 persons in Regions IV-A and B, VI, VII, and VIII. Other displaced families or persons (839,564 families or 3.95 million persons) opted to stay with their friends and/ or families.
These are salient points of the press conference of Secretary Manuel Mar Roxas held at the NDRRMC Headquarters on November 22, 2013.
Department of Health – National Capital Region (DOH-NCR) Director Eduardo C. Janairo today announced that the DOH field clinic will be moved at the Villamor Airbase In Pasay City for a more comprehensive and direct medical assessment for the internally displaced persons (IDPs) of Tacloban City.
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) said on November 21 that the processing center for Eastern Visayas internally displaced persons (IDPs) arriving in Metro Manila will continue to operate at the Villamor Airbase. DSWD personnel and partner volunteers continue to process and serve them.
Various approvals for seven major transportation projects were given the nod by the National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) Board on November 21, 2013, including the implementation of the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) seven project, and the bid out of the Light Rail Transit (LRT)-MRT Common Station and two Integrated Transport System terminals.
On November 21, 2013, the NEDA Board approved seven (7) projects: three (3) rail projects, one (1) airport project, one (1) transport terminal, one (1) health facility and one (1) water supply project. Six (6) of these projects will be implemented through public-private partnership (PPP). Of the seven projects, only the LRT Line 1 North Extension Project – Common Station is locally funded.
The Philippines called for closer cooperation in Southeast Asia against chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) threats during the ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) Workshop on Countering Illicit Trafficking of CBRN Materials held in Manila on November 20-21.