PHLPost leads launching of ASEAN National flowers joint commemorative stamps

MANILA, Aug. 10 (PIA) - To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), the postal administrations’ from Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and the Philippines come together for the release of the first omnibus joint... Read more

Duterte leads PNP’s 116th Police Service anniversary

QUEZON CITY, Aug. 10 (PIA)--President Rodrigo Roa Duterte led the celebration of the 116th Police Service Anniversary Wednesday (Aug. 9) in Camp Crame, Quezon City.   A full-dress parade and review ceremony at the PNP Grandstand highlighted the 116th Police Service Anniversary rites where... Read more

DA-BAR holds 13th agri & fisheries tech forum, exhibit

Leading the ceremony were Department of Agriculture Undersecretaries Segfredo Serrano and Bernadette Romulo-Puyat, and Assistant Secretary Leandro Gazmin. Joining them are BAR Director Nicomedes Eleazar, BAR Asst. Director Teodoro Solsoloy, General Guillermo Lorenzo Eleazar, and TCD Chief Anthon... Read more

QC thankful for SC ruling allowing curfew for minors

QUEZON CITY, Aug 9 (PIA)--Quezon City Mayor Herbert M. Bautista on Tuesday night thanked the Supreme Court for affirming the legality of the city’s ordinance imposing curfew for minors.   “I haven’t read the SC order at this point [but the] QC government thanks the Supreme Court for the... Read more

New multi-role response vessel from Japan now in Manila

MANILA, Aug. 9 (PIA) – The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) received on Monday its newest Multi-Role Response Vessel – Suluan (MRRV-4406) from Japan at the Headquarters Philippine Coast Guard, South Harbor, Port Area in Manila.   Commodore Joel S. Garcia PCG Ph.D., H.D., Al-Haj, Officer-in C... Read more

DepEd holds First National Conference on Mother Tongue-Based Multilingual Education

PASIG CITY, August 8, 2017 – The Derpartment of Education’s Bureau of Learning Delivery-Teaching and Learning Division (BLD-TLD) recently conducted the First National Conference on Mother Tongue-Based Multilingual Education (MTB-MLE), ensure its guidelines are properly implemented.   With... Read more

DSWD nagbabala laban sa mga pekeng enumerator

LUNGSOD QUEZON, Agosto 8, (PIA) – Nagbabala ang Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) laban sa mga nagkukunwaring empleyado ng DSWD o Pantawid Pamilya Enumerator. Ito ay kaugnay ng ulat mula sa Region VII tungkol sa isang babaeng nag-iikot sa mga komunidad na nagsasabing siya ay i... Read more

QC Football Club to represent PH in 2017 Gothia in China

  QUEZON CITY, Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista on Monday, 7 August 2017, led city officials in sending off the U-13 team of the Quezon City Football Club (QCFC) will represent the Philippines in the Gothia Cup 2017, under age 13 category for boys, to be held in Shenyang, China from August... Read more

U.S., Filipino divers practice driving and salvage shipwreck techniques

MANILA, Aug. 8 (PIA) – Divers from the United States Mobile Diving and Salvage Unit One (MDSU-1) and members from the Philippine Coast Guard Special Operations Group (PCGSOG) recently participated in a combined information exchange and diving survey on the sunken vessel MV Captain Ufuk in Manila B... Read more

QC integrates recyclers in the solid waste management system

QUEZON CITY, Aug. 7 (PIA)--The Quezon City Environment Protection and Waste Management Department (EPWMD) has invited more than 700 recyclers for a solid waste and management forum under the “Zero Litter sa QC Project”.   The forum scheduled August 1, 3, 4, 8, 10 and 11 is being held at B... Read more

ASEAN and PH are showcase models of development cooperation - JICA

MANILA, Aug. 8 (PIA) – In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN), the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) acknowledged that the ASEAN and the Philippines are showcase models of solid development cooperation between JICA... Read more

AFP receives postcards from Pinoys in Russia

MANILA, August 7 (PIA) – The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) recently received postcards from Filipinos based in Russia for soldiers who are now deployed in Marawi City.   Philippine Army’s Commanding General, General Glorioso Miranda received from Ambassador Carlos D. Sorreta postc... Read more

NCR’s 100 millionth symbolic babies turn 3

MANDALUYONG, Aug. 7, (PIA) - Geril Lee Balajadia from Muntinlupa City and Ahlian Garrie Zayn Presto from Caloocan City, the two Pinoy 100 millionth symbolic babies of the National Capital Region (NCR) turned three last July 27, 2017. The babies were identified as those who were born close to ... Read more

‘Collaborate, communicate’ to keep ASEAN moving

QUEZON CITY, Aug. 4 (PIA)—Philippine Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez who is also the ASEAN 2017 Economic Ministers chairman stressed the importance of collaboration and communication as two essential elements to keep ASEAN moving.   “The region has to focus on two Cs, Collaboration and Commun... Read more

AFP, nanawagan ng pag unawa sa mga residente ng Marawi City

PASAY, Agosto 4(PIA) – Nanawagan ang Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) sa publiko lalo na sa mga residente ng Marawi City ng kaunti pang pag unawa hinggil sa patuloy pang kaguluhan sa lungsod.   Sa isinagawang Bangon Marawi Forum ngayon Biyernes ,  sinabi ni AFP spokesperson Brigadier... Read more