Philippines Sat, 2 Dec 2023 17:11:00 +0800Ramos, Que fade in Taiwan; Pagunsan wavers in Japan
Sean Ramos and Angelo Que faltered with over par rounds and tumbled in the standings in moving day, even as Thai Suteepat Prateeptienchai grabbed the third round lead in the Taiwan Glass Taifong Open with a blistering 66 in Chinese Taipei Saturday.Sat, 2 Dec 2023 16:45:00 +0800Measurable security progress for 2024
In the security realm, the year 2023 brought in a new wave of issues and risks for the Philippines, disrupting its existing geopolitical landscape. Sat, 2 Dec 2023 16:35:00 +080011 Dawlah terrorists die in clash with soldiers
Up to 11 members of the Dawlah Islamiya died in a two-hour running gunfight in the hinterland Barangay Tuayan in Datu Hofer, Maguindanao del Sur on Friday afternoon.Sat, 2 Dec 2023 16:30:00 +0800Cannes film 'Acid,' classic French movies at 26th French Film Festival
Over 20 films are featured at this year's French Film Festival, running from November 25 to December 3, at SM Mall of Asia and SM Megamall. Sat, 2 Dec 2023 16:22:00 +0800DBP now exempted from remitting 2022 net earnings with gov't
Marcos issued Executive Order No. 48 signed through Executive Secretary Lucas Bersamin which adjusted the percentage of net earnings to be declared and remitted by DBP for Calendar Year 2022 from 50% to 0%.
Philippines Headlines Sat, 2 Dec 2023 15:55:00 +0800'All demands met': Jollibee workers in US win labor dispute following illegal termination
US-based workers of Filipino fast food chain Jollibee declared victory after months of protests and a complaint from the National Labor Relations Board due to violations of federal labor law and right to organize.Sat, 2 Dec 2023 14:43:00 +0800Philippines seeks to host climate disaster fund — Marcos
President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. urged prompt establishment of the "Loss and Damage Fund," aimed at aiding vulnerable nations hit by the climate crisis, while seeking backing for the Philippines' bid to host the fund. Sat, 2 Dec 2023 11:40:00 +0800DOJ to recommend pardon, executive clemency to 1,000 inmates
The Department of Justice plans to continue its annual program recommending persons deprived of liberty to Malacañang as potential recipients for presidential pardon and executive clemency.Sat, 2 Dec 2023 09:46:00 +0800LIVE updates: Mayon Volcano restiveness
The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology escalated Mayon Volcano's status in Albay on June 8 to Alert Level 3 due to its heightened risk of a hazardous eruption.Sat, 2 Dec 2023 09:15:00 +0800Former 4Ps beneficiary among topnotchers of midwives exam
A child of a former beneficiary-family of the Department of Social Welfare and Development Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program ranked ninth in the November 2023 licensure examination for midwives.
Philippines Nation Sat, 2 Dec 2023 16:35:00 +080011 Dawlah terrorists die in clash with soldiers
Up to 11 members of the Dawlah Islamiya died in a two-hour running gunfight in the hinterland Barangay Tuayan in Datu Hofer, Maguindanao del Sur on Friday afternoon.Sat, 2 Dec 2023 13:25:00 +0800Power cooperative employee killed, companion hurt in Tawi-Tawi gun attack
Two men on a motorcycle on Friday shot dead an employee of a power cooperative in Bongao, Tawi-Tawi and wounded another while they were to cut a line connected to a house whose owner has accumulated unpaid bills.Sat, 2 Dec 2023 09:46:00 +0800LIVE updates: Mayon Volcano restiveness
The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology escalated Mayon Volcano's status in Albay on June 8 to Alert Level 3 due to its heightened risk of a hazardous eruption.Sat, 2 Dec 2023 00:00:00 +0800Bureau of Immigration to blacklist 459 aliens over fake firms
The Bureau of Immigration will blacklist 459 foreigners found to have used fake companies in their application for work visas, BI Commissioner Norman Tansingco said yesterday.Sat, 2 Dec 2023 00:00:00 +0800Heavy rain floods 6 Davao Occidental barangays
Six barangays in Malita, Davao Occidental were submerged in floodwaters after two days of heavy rain.
Philippines Zamboanga Thu, 12 Oct 2023 19:27:00 +08001 dies in highway head-on collision
A RIDER died in a motorcycle-sports utility vehicle head-on collision in a west coast village of Zamboanga City, the police reported Thursday, October 11, 2023.Police Major Ramon Aquiatan, Zamboanga City Police Station 10 chief, said the incident hap...Thu, 12 Oct 2023 19:25:00 +0800Young farmer survives bolo attack
A YOUNG farmer survived, although wounded, in a bolo attack by his drinking buddy in an east coast village of Zamboanga City, as reported by the police on Thursday, October 12, 2023The Zamboanga City Police Station 2 (ZCPS2) reported the incident hap...Thu, 12 Oct 2023 19:20:00 +08002 Basilan town officials ink peace covenant
OFFICIALS of Tabuan-Lasa and Hadji Mohammad Ajul towns in Basilan province have signed a peace covenant vowing to ensure peaceful conduct of the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections (BSKE) 2023 on October 30, 2023.The signing of the peace cove...Thu, 12 Oct 2023 19:16:00 +0800Barmm to launch housing loan program
THE Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (Barmm) is launching a housing loan program in the fourth quarter of 2023 aiming to offer affordable housing units for Barmm employees.A total of 100 housing units constructed in Semba village, Datu...Wed, 11 Oct 2023 20:57:00 +0800PCG man nabbed for transporting smuggled cigarettes
A PERSONNEL of the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) was arrested while transporting smuggled cigarettes in the province of Zamboanga del Sur, the police reported Wednesday, October 10, 2023.Police Colonel Diomarie Albarico, Zamboanga del Sur police direc...