Task force overseeing Yolanda rehab extended to 2022

Task force overseeing Yolanda rehab extended to 2022

President Rodrigo Duterte has extended the term of the inter-agency task force formed in 2017 to monitor the rehabilitation and recovery projects in areas hit by the Super Typhoon Yolanda. Administrative Order (AO) 33 signed on Sept. 16 prolonged the term of the...
Two officials fight over mayoralty post in Samar

Two officials fight over mayoralty post in Samar

Acting Mayor Eleuterio Mabao (left) and elected Mayor Arnold Abalos of San Sebastian, Samar (PNA photo) San Sebastian, Samar Mayor Arnold Abalos and Vice Mayor Eleuterio Mabao have been fighting for the mayoralty post since last week.A local court granted the plea of...
E. Samar forms task force vs ASF

E. Samar forms task force vs ASF

Tacloban City — The Eastern Samar provincial government has formed an inter-agency African swine fever (ASF) task force to control the entry of deadly swine disease.The task force includes key personnel from the Provincial Governor’s Office, Provincial...
3 million workers in E. Visayas granted P20 pay hike

3 million workers in E. Visayas granted P20 pay hike

A P20 daily minimum wage hike was announced by the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB) Chairman Yahya Centi (left) and RTWPB Secretary Reynaldo Solivares (right) (PNA Photo) Tacloban City – A P20 daily minimum wage hike was granted by the...