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DOT: Safety protocols come first for tourism restart

CEBU CITY, Sept. 23 (PIA) -- The Department of Tourism (DOT-7) and local government units (LGUs) in Central Visayas are ...

AFP, Facebook discuss partnership to counter terrorism online

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 24 (PIA) -- The Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Lieutenant General ...

Caraga RPMC launches award for project implementing agencies

BUTUAN CITY, Sept. 24 -- The Caraga Regional Project Monitoring Committee (RPMC) virtually launched the first Search for Outstanding Project ...

Livelihood assistance for small business start-up given by PESO DavOr

DAVAO ORIENTAL - In the bid to help individuals from the marginalized sector start up their small business, the provincial ...

Agri Chief visits PRDP subprojects in Davao de Oro

DAVAO CITY- "I have assured your governor that we will give attention and support to the subprojects lined up with ...

Hatid Tulong benefits new batch of WV LSIs

ILOILO CITY, Sept. 24 (PIA) - The Hatid Tulong Initiative program of the government brought home 57 Locally Stranded Individuals ...

Convergence to launch COVeg farm

ROXAS CITY, Capiz, Sept. 24 (PIA) - The launching of a Community Organic Vegetable (COVeg) farm as a convergence initiative ...

Philippines: Facebook Removes China-based Fake Accounts

Social media giant Facebook said it has taken down more than 150 fake accounts that originated in China over interfering ...

Use technology to better serve the public, says CSC-Biliran chief

NAVAL, BILIRAN, Sept. 23 (PIA) -- An official of the Civil Service Commission (CSC) in Biliran province has called on ...

AFP, PNP join forces to strengthen barangay peacekeepers

ILOCOS SUR, Sept. 23 (PIA) - Elements of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Philippine National Police ...

Fishery in food security highlighted in FishCon Week

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 24(PIA) - - The Fish Conservation Week celebration from September 14 to 18 highlighted the role of ...

PNP-MisOcc conducts joint outreach program in DonVic

MISAMIS OCCIDENTAL, Sep. 21 (PIA)-The Misamis Occidental Police Provincial Office (MOCPPO) with the police personnel of 2nd Provincial Mobile Force ...

DOLE to aid tourism sector amid COVID-19 contagion

CAMIGUIN, Sep. 23 (PIA)--With over 80 percent of barangays in Ibajay, Aklan affected with the declaration of community quarantine amid ...

Davao City LGU job order employees to get pay hike

DAVAO CITY, Sept.11 (PIA)- Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio will raise the salary of job order employees to P10,700 from P10,000 beginning ...

Two night market vendors tested positive in baseline swab tests

DAVAO City Sept. 14 (PIA) - Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio revealed that two vendors and one member of the security sector ...

NCCA holds call for submission of grant proposals

DAVAO CITY, Sept. 14 (PIA)- The National Commission for Culture and The Arts (NCCA) is inviting arts and culture stakeholders ...

Livelihood program para sa OFWs, tiniyak ni Bello

LUNGSOD PASIG, Set. 23 (PIA) -- Tiniyak ni Labor and Employment Secretary Silvestro Bello III ang programang pangkabuhayan para sa ...

Facebook removes over 150 fake accounts running from China

California [US], September 23 (ANI): Facebook on Tuesday said that it has shut down over 150 fake accounts that were ...

SEC reminds public to engage with certified lending companies only

CEBU CITY, Sept. 22 (PIA) -- With the crisis brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Securities and Exchange Commission ...

Universidad de Manila to offer TVET program in October

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 23 (PIA) -- The Universidad de Manila will officially launch this October the Center for Micro-Credentialing and ...

Gensan gets container van COVID-19 isolation facility

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato, Sept. 22 (PIA) - General Santos City's bed capacity for coronavirus disease response will soon be ...

PMA remains closed to tourists

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 23 (PIA) -- The Philippine Military Academy(PMA) remains closed to tourists even as Baguio City opens its ...

Tagalog News: Web documentary na #Kalinga inilunsad sa BARMM

LUNGSOD NG COTABATO, Set. 23 (PIA) - Inilunsad kahapon ng Project Tulong Alay sa Bangsamorong Nangangailangan (Project TABANG) ng Office ...

Gallant Igorot pilot laid to rest

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 23(PIA) - Another brave Cordilleran who lost his life while serving the country was laid to rest ...

Military, police operatives capture alleged top NPA leaders in Negros

NEGROS ORIENTAL, Sept. 22 (PIA) -- Joint military and police operatives arrested two alleged top leaders of the Communist Party ...

29 more ex-NPA rebels in Bukidnon receive livelihood starter kits

MARAMAG, Bukidnon, Sept. 23-Another batch of Former Rebels (FRs) of the New People's Army (NPA) in Bukidnon received livelihood starter ...

DTI hands livelihood starter kits to 39 ex-NPA rebels in Bukidnon

MARAMAG, Bukidnon, September 21-Thirty-nine Former Rebels (FRs) of the New People's Army (NPA) received livelihood starter kits delivered by the ...

SurSur IP leaders: We won the fight on quality education for IPs

LIANGA, Surigao del Sur, Sept. 23 -- "We won the fight on having [access to] quality education."Lianga Indigenous People Mandatory ...

Gov't. vows support to NGO to attain peace, progress

ILOILO CITY, Sept. 23 (PIA) - Various national government agencies and local government units in Western Visayas pledged support to ...

DOST-CALABARZON introduces MathSci courseware for distance learning

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, Sep 23 (PIA) - The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) CALABARZON introduced a locally developed courseware ...

TFBM chief: Gov't envisions Marawi rehab as 'catalyst for growth'

QUEZON CITY, Sep. 22 - The primary objective of the massive rehabilitation of war-torn Marawi City is to establish a ...

Duterte lauds Ombudsman's role in PhilHealth probe

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 22 (PIA) -- President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Monday launded the Office of the Ombudsman in going ...

MinDA Tienda to open in Manila

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 22 (PIA) -- Manila Mayor Francisco 'Isko Moreno' Domagoso will open the city to the entry, display ...

Consumer groups to hold webinar

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): Consumer groups in the Asia-Pacific are holding a webinar on 26 September 2020 to ...

Consumer groups to hold webinar on tobacco harm reduction

New Delhi [India], September 22 (ANI/NewsVoir): Consumer groups in the Asia-Pacific are holding a webinar on 26 September 2020 to ...

CagVal's drug-cleared barangays now at 76%

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Sept. 22 (PIA) - - With the intensive anti-drug campaign of the present administration, the Regional Oversight ...

'NO QR Code, NO Entry' policy in Valenzuela starts on October 5

CALOOCAN CITY, Sept. 22 (PIA) -- The City Government of Valenzuela will start implementing its 'NO QR Code, NO Entry' ...

DTI CARES give MSMEs lifeline amid COVID-19

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, Sep 22 (PIA) - The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Region 4A continue to help micro, ...

Isolation facility for detained aliens with COVID-19 opens at NBP

PARAnAQUE CITY, Sept. 22 (PIA) -- The Bureau of Immigration (BI) on Monday opened its Ligtas Covid Centre inside the ...

TFBM kicks off construction of 24.026-km long road networks in MAA

MARAWI CITY, Sep. 21 (PIA) -- Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) through the National Housing Authority (NHA) kicked off the ...

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U.S. stocks shake-out, Nasdaq Composite drops more than 3%

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks closed sharply lower in the United States on Wednesday, with the Dow Jones plunging ...

Life could be habitable underground on Mars, scientsts say

MASSACHUSETTS, September 23 (ANI): Recent science missions and results are bringing the search for a life closer to home, and ...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani slams U.S. at UN General Assembly

NEW YORK, New York - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani used the killing of American African George Floyd under US police ...

Frantic efforts to rescue whales trapped on sandbars off Australia

PanARMENIAN.Net - Rescuers were scrambling on Tuesday, September 22 to save 270 whales stranded off the coast of the Australian ...

Earth-sized planet discovered by scientists at Massachusetts institute

CAMBRIDGE, UK - Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), along with others, have discovered an Earth-sized "Pi Planet" ...

U.S. goes it alone on Iran sanctions, setting stage for showdown at UN

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States on Monday imposed new sanctions on individuals and entities involved in Iran's nuclear, missile ...

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