The Department of Education (DepEd) has granted the request of interested investors of the Public-Private Partnerships for School Infrastructure Project-Phase Two (PSIP II) more time to prepare their proposals for the bid submission. Originally scheduled for July 17, 2013, the deadline was moved to July 30, 2013, at 10:10 a.m.
Panel chair of Government of the Philippines (GPH) Miriam Coronel-Ferrer impressed on members of the media the true meaning of the signing of the Annex on Revenue Generation and Wealth Sharing during an informal dinner Thursday night held at Sa Kanto Restaurant at The Podium in Ortigas Center.
In celebration of Madiba Day 2013 – Fight against Literacy, the Tsosoloso Organization and the Diplomatic Society called for book donations to stock a newly-built library at the Tsarogaphoka Primary School in Soshanguve.
The Philippine Consulate General in Dubai and the Northern Emirates held two weekend mobile consular services in the northern Emirates of Fujairah and Ras al Khaimah (RAK) last July 5 – 6, 2013 and July 12 -13, 2013 respectively.
We are encouraged by the results of the Second Quarter 2013 SWS survey showing satisfaction with the President rising to 76%—an improvement from the First Quarter results of 74%—which nearly mirrors his record-high 77% rating recorded in August 2012.
The Mindanao Development Authority expects the issuance of E.O. 137 mandating the implementation of the Mindanao modular gensets program to firm up and fast track the process of assisting our electric coops through the Association of Mindanao Rural Electric Cooperatives (AMRECO), generate direly needed capacities either via rental or acquisition option.
Secretary of Finance Cesar Purisima was conferred with the Parangal San Mateo Award for 2013 during the Induction of the Board of Trustees of the Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) Foundation in Makati last Thursday, July 18, 2013. The award, which is the most prestigious honor that the PICPA Foundation bestows on accountants, counted Purisima as the sole awardee this year.
Leaders of various Filipino community organizations in Greater Wellington area gathered at the Sentro Rizal of the Philippine Embassy on July 5, 2013, to discuss forward steps to building a Filipino Community Center (FCC) in Wellington, New Zealand. For the past decade, an FCC is a project that the growing Filipino community in New Zealand has decided to work on together for the benefit of both Filipinos and friends from the multicultural community of New Zealand.
Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) Secretary Joseph Emilio Aguinaldo Abaya is setting the record straight on the murky allegations being raised in connection with the agency’s efforts to improve the Metro Rail Transit-3 (MRT-3) system.
The Philippine Embassy in Berlin composed of Consul Adrian Cruz, Ms. Generosa Balocating, Ms. Melinda Hernias, Ms. Nors de Ramos, and Mr. Armand Mahinay conducted a mobile consular outreach service in Munich on July 13, 2013 in cooperation with the Philippine Honorary Consul in Bavaria.