MAKATI, April 25 (PIA)--Mayor Abby Binay congratulated some 3,370 graduates comprising the fourth batch of graduates produced by the Higher School ng UMak (HSU) during their commencement exercises last Thursday at the University of Makati oval.
Binay expressed confidence in the quality of e... Read more
MANILA, April 25 (PIA) – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) announced the closure of selected consular offices in Metro Manila.
In an advisory, the following consular offices will be closed on said dates: DFA Aseana (April 27 to 29), and DFA NCR West located at SM Manila on April 28... Read more
QUEZON CITY, April 24 (PIA)--In an effort to help spread awareness on ASEAN, the Philippine Information Agency-National Capital Region (PIA-NCR) in partnership with the Presidential Communications Office (PCO) will conduct mall tours in Metro Manila.
Yesterday, April 23, PIA-NCR put up the La... Read more
MANILA, April 25 (PIA)--The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has intensified its campaign against illegal forms of contracting and sub-contracting and assured the public that more workers will be regularized with the implementation of Department Order 174.
Labor Underse... Read more
QUEZON CITY, April 24 (PIA)--The Quezon City Council has passed a resolution supporting the institutionalization of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) under the Department of Social Welfare and Development.
Resolution no. SP-6973, S-2017, introduced by Councilor Melencio Castelo, urges... Read more
QUEZON CITY, April 24 (PIA)--Quezon City started today, April 24, the test run for the electric passenger tricycle service that will ferry commuters from Quezon City Hall to the Maginhawa Art and Food Hub in UP Village.
Quezon City Department of Public Order and Safety (DPOS) chief, Gen. Elmo... Read more
PASAY CITY, April 24 (PIA)—Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) can soon purchase airline tickets with much ease and speed.
The Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) and air carriers recently signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) that OFW exemption shall be recognized at any point of sale ... Read more
MANILA, April 24 (PIA) – Handang-handa na ang Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) para sa 30th Association of Southeast Nations (ASEAN) Summit na gaganapin sa Philippine International Convention Center (PICC), Pasay City simula Abril 26 hanggang Abril 29, 2017.
Ayon kay PCG spokesperson Commande... Read more
MANILA, April 24 (PIA)--The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) and the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) assured a group of overseas Filipino workers who were repatriated from Saudi Arabia of help in claiming their unpaid wages and benefits from their employers.
Labor ... Read more
QUEZON CITY, April 21 (PIA)--With the loan penalty condonation deadline on April 27, the Social Security System (SSS) is encouraging all members with short-term loan delinquencies to avail of the Loan Restructuring Program (LRP) which offers affordable payment terms and conditional condonation of lo... Read more
QUEZON CITY, April 21 (PIA)--The Quezon City Council has passed a resolution authorizing Mayor Herbert Bautista to sign a Deed of Donation of five motorcycle units to the different barangays in District III, including Police Station 9 of the Quezon City Police District (QCPD).
Resolution 69... Read more
VALENZUELA, April 21 (PIA)—The search is on for the 2017 outstanding Valenzuelanos who have exhibited excellence in their respective fields and have contributed significantly in community development.
The 12 categories of “Gawad Pio Valenzuela” include: (1) Government Service, (2) Community... Read more
QUEZON CITY, April 21 (PIA)--In a bid to curb the proliferation of colorum vehicles, the Quezon City Council has passed a resolution urging the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) to consider lifting its moratorium and start accepting new applicants for certificates of publi... Read more
QUEZON CITY, April 21 (PIA)--Close to 300 deserving high school graduates from various indigent communities in Quezon City will receive college scholarships from the city government.
According to Rod Torres, coordinator of the School Youth Development Program, qualified students will receive a to... Read more
PASAY CITY, April 20 (PIA)--President Rodrigo Duterte graced the launching of the Cine Lokal Wednesday (April 19) at the SM Mall of Asia in Pasay City.
Cine Lokal is a project of the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) in cooperation with SM Entertainment that is dedicated to showi... Read more