Fri, 17 Aug 2018

CSC releases 2nd semester schedule of COMEX

QUEZON CITY, August 16 --The Civil Service Commission released the Computerized Examination (COMEX) schedule for the second half of 2018. ...

Capiz hosts Regional Development Plan roadshow

ROXAS CITY, Capiz, Aug. 16 (PIA) - Capiz was the host of another leg of the 2017-2022 Western Visayas Regional ...

ARMM-HELPS aids 553 barangay recipients

MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur, August 14 (PIA) - In line with the efforts of the Autonomous Region in Muslim ...

Road widening continues in Cagayan

LAL-LO, August 16 -- Better roads are underway in the first legislative district of Cagayan with the anticipated completion of ...

SSS offers loan assistance to typhoon, habagat victims

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, August 15 (PIA)--The Social Security System (SSS) said it allocated more than P863 million for arelief ...

BSP honors outstanding partners in Region X, Caraga

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, August 15 (PIA)--The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) awarded partners and stakeholders in Region X and ...

Analysts: China to Gain from South China Sea Compromise

TAIPEI - A proposed 60-40 split favoring the Philippines over China in rights to any oil or gas discovered together ...

Asean dragonboat race eyed for next year's Kadayawan

DAVAO CITY, Aug. 14 (PIA)-The organizers of this year's Kadayawan are eyeing an Asean dragon boat event for next year's ...

DOLE eases guidelines on Boracay assistance

MANILA, August 15 --To simplify the process of assisting formal sector workers affected by the temporary closure of Boracay Island, ...

CSC to accept ICLTE applications until August 24

QUEZON CITY, August 15 --Applications for the Intermediate Competency on Local Treasury Examination (ICLTE) is until August 24, 2018, the ...

GSIS offers emergency loan to typhoon victims

MANILA, August 15 --The Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) is offering emergency loan to a total of 76,986 active members ...

Isabela exec reconstitutes PPOC

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, Aug. 14 (PIA) - The local chief executive of this province has issued an order reconstituting ...

Duterte: China Should Temper Its Behavior in Disputed Waters

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - The Philippine president said Tuesday that China's claim to airspace above newly built islands and surrounding waters ...

Go brings hope to wounded soldiers

CATBALOGAN CITY, August 14 (PIA) - - Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Secretary Christopher Lawrence "Bong" Go visited three ...

33rd Kadayawan Festival opens

DAVAO CITY, Aug. 13 (PIA)-The 33rdKadayawan Festival touted as the largest and the grandest staging of the annual thanksgiving festival ...

GMA News Probes Integrity of Evidence in Drug Ops

CHEERS TO GMA News for a report that returned to a major aspect of police conduct in the government's war ...

A Misleading Headline about the National ID

Philippine Statistics Authority's initial design of the PHILID Card. | Photo from . JEERS TO the for its misleading headline ...

U.S. Army Special Forces Soldier killed in combat

FORT BRAGG, N.C., -- Sgt. 1st Class Reymund R. Transfiguracion, 36, of Waikoloa, Hawaii, died August 12, 2018 from wounds ...

Duterte slams China over building on islands

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has urged China to 'temper' its behaviour in the South China Sea in a rare criticism ...

Filipino pleads not guilty to groping Indian in Dubai

In March, the 40-year-old Indian woman had just finished work and was talking with two of her Thai colleagues outside ...

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Manila Metro.

More Information
27
Manila

International

Section
Collusion probe blamed for Brennan’s clearance being axed

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Hounded by the intensifying Russia collusion probe being led by the Special Counsel Robert Mueller, the U.S. ...

Pakistan’s Independence Day celebrations turn deadly

KARACHI, Pakistan - As Pakistan marked its 72nd Independence Day, several cases of aerial firing recorded across the country left ...

Explosion on Indian oil tanker off Oman, two casualties

MUSCAT, Oman - An Indian oil tanker, MT Desh Vaibhav suffered an explosion off the coast of Oman, with three ...

Kabul student centre attacked, death toll revised to 34

KABUL, Afghanistan - A suicide bomber struck a student education centre in Afghanistan’s capital of Kabul on Wednesday, leaving dozens ...

U.S. slams new sanctions on firms helping North Korea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a bid to punish companies that have been providing North Korea with revenue streams in violation ...

Trump slams witch hunt and those investigating it

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a fiery day on Twitter, the U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out at his regular targets ...

Movie Review

Featured story

Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

Read More