Simpleng solusyon sa problema ng trapiko sa Metro Manila, inihayag sa SONA

LUNGSOD QUEZON, Hulyo 29 (PIA)--Umani ng sari-saring reaksyon sa mga mamamayan sa  ang naging laman sa pangalawang State of the Nation Address ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte.   May nagsabing kontento sila at meron namang nagsabing hindi sila kontento dahil may kulang, pero pasado naman sa kan... Read more

Caritas Philippines launches toy drive for kids of Marawi

MANILA, July 29 (PIA) - The Catholic Church through the National Secretariat for Social Action (NASSA)/Caritas Philippines has launched a toy campaign for the benefit of the children in Marawi City.   Dubbed “Share the joy, give a toy” hopes to bring back the happiness and provide comfort... Read more

Philippine Air Force receives new planes from U.S. Gov't

MANILA, July 28 (PIA) – The Philippine Air Force (PAF) received two new Cessna 208B from the U.S. government.   U.S. Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Y. Kim, joined by Deputy Commander, Pacific Command, Lt. Gen. Bryan Fenton, presented Secretary of National Defense Delfin N. Lorenzana wit... Read more

Healthy diet, gawing habit FOR LIFE! – NNC

QUEZON CITY, July 3, (PIA) –  With the coming end of the celebration of the 43rd Nutrition  Month this July, the National Nutrition Council (NNC) reiterates its call to the public to promote and practice this year’s nutrition month theme “Healthy diet, gawing habit - FOR LIFE!   The N... Read more

QC allocates Old Balara lot for socialized housing

QUEZON CITY, July 28 (PIA)--Mayor Herbert Bautista has approved City Ordinance 2587-2017 declaring a parcel of land located at 254 San Rafael Street, Barangay Old Balara as a socialized housing site for bona fide members of the Daycare Magulang Youth Ay Nagkaisa (Damayan), Inc.          ... Read more

Taguiwalo meets QC barangay heads

QUEZON CITY, July 28, (PIA) – The Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) recently met with Quezon City (QC) barangay captains to inform them on DSWD programs and services and how their respective units could work with DSWD to provide their respective constituencies with the social welfare service... Read more

CCC to conduct trainers training on local Climate Change action planning

QUEZON CITY, July 26 (PIA)--The Climate Change Commission is set to train faculties of state universities and colleges (SUCs) and national government agencies to mentor local chief executives and development planners as they prepare and update their Local Climate Change Action Plans or LCCAPs.  ... Read more

Search is on for 2017 Manuel L. Quezon Gawad Parangal

QUEZON CITY, July 25 (PIA)--The search is on for the 2017 Manuel L. Quezon Gawad Parangal.   The Manuel L. Quezon Gawad Parangal is an annual award given to outstanding residents of Quezon City from various fields of endeavor such as: Government Service, Justice and Humanitarian and Community... Read more

DOTr starts transfer to Clark on July 28

MANILA, July 25 (PIA) -- The Department of Transportation (DOTr) will take the lead in transferring its Central Office to Clark, Pampanga, a move that is in line with the creation of the country’s National Government Center.   In a statement, the DOTr said the transfer of key government of... Read more

Yes for Peace advocates move on amid collapsed peace talks with Reds

MANILA, July 25 (PIA) -- Our peace effors will continue despite the cancellation of back-channel talks between the government and the Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army-National Democratic Front (CPP-NPA-NDF), peace advocates said on Tuesday.   Ernesto Angeles Alcanzare, ... Read more

PAL chairman honors soldiers and police; grants special privileges

QUEZON CITY, July 25 (PIA) – In honor of their sacrifices for the country, flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) announced on Friday that it will grant special privileges for the men and women of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Philippine National Police (PNP).   PAL Chai... Read more

Pres. Duterte cites need to enhance disaster preparedness

QUEZON CITY, 25 July (PIA) – President Rodrigo Roa Duterte cited the need to enhance disaster preparedness in the country during his second State of the Nation Address (SONA) Monday afternoon at the House of Representatives in Quezon City.   The President said that disaster resilience must ... Read more

First "Green Jeepney" launched

Department of Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi tries the wheels of the first-ever electric-powered “Green Jeepney” developed by QEV Philippines during their product launch held at the Shangri-La at the Fort in Bonifacio Global City on Thursday, July 20, 2017. (Photo by DOE) TAGUIG CITY, Jul... Read more

DENR hosts ASEAN Senior Environment Executive’s confab

PASAY CITY, July 24 (PIA)--The Philippine government through the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) is hosting an important gathering of senior environment officials in the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), with climate change and environmental cooperation... Read more

JICA opens training on water management for young Filipinos

MANILA, July 24 (PIA) – The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) backs water resource management in the Philippines by opening slots for a training program for young Filipinos to study Japan’s water management and treatment policies and systems.   “We look forward to seeing you... Read more