DILG: More than 600K tricycle drivers to receive fuel subsidy

DILG: More than 600K tricycle drivers to receive fuel subsidy

By The Department of the Interior and Local Government on Tuesday said 617,806 tricycle drivers nationwide would be given cash subsidies for fuel amid skyrocketing oil prices.In a statement, Interior Secretary Eduardo Año said the subsidy would be disbursed under the...

NEDA: ‘Obsolete’ restrictions on F2F classes must go

NEDA: ‘Obsolete’ restrictions on F2F classes must go

By Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Karl Kendrick Chua on Monday said president-elect Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr.'s government should overturn the "obsolete" restrictions on in-person classes and push for the full resumption of face-to-face (F2F) classes.In his...

Ex-PAL president Jaime Bautista is next transport secretary

Ex-PAL president Jaime Bautista is next transport secretary

By President-elect Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. has designated former Philippine Airlines (PAL) president Jaime Bautista as the country's next transport chief.Incoming Executive Secretary Vic Rodriguez on Thursday said Bautista will be outgoing Transportation...

PH looks to donate 2 million Sputnik V doses to Myanmar

PH looks to donate 2 million Sputnik V doses to Myanmar

By The Philippines is looking to donate two million doses of the Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine to Myanmar, a health official said on Wednesday.In "Laging Handa" briefing, Health Undersecretary Myrna Cabotaje said negotiations were still ongoing for the donation."We are...

“Libreng Sakay” to end by July — LTFRB

“Libreng Sakay” to end by July — LTFRB

Free rides in public utility vehicles offered under the government’s nationwide service contracting program are set to end by July, according to the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB).

Marcos Jr. to lead DA temporarily

Marcos Jr. to lead DA temporarily

By President-elect Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. on Monday said he would temporarily take on the role of agriculture secretary as his administration readies to restructure the Department of Agriculture (DA).In a media briefing, Marcos said the agriculture sector was...