LTFRB to allow standing passengers in PUVs

LTFRB to allow standing passengers in PUVs

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) said that it would now allow standing passengers in some Public Utility Vehicles (PUVs) in areas under Alert Level 1 again. 

52,000 people evacuated due to Karding

The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) revealed that a total of 52,000 people have been evacuated from their residences due to Typhoon Karding. 

DA says PH’s rice, meat supply sufficient for holidays

DA says PH’s rice, meat supply sufficient for holidays

By The Department of Agriculture (DA) has assured Filipinos that the country's supply of rice and meat would be sufficient for the holiday season.Citing data from its national rice program, the DA said there was an increase in local palay production.However, the DA...

No new executive secretary yet, says Cruz-Angeles

No new executive secretary yet, says Cruz-Angeles

By Press Secretary Trixie Cruz-Angeles on Tuesday said President Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. had yet to appoint a new executive secretary following the resignation of his long-time ally Vic Rodriguez.Rodriguez announced his resignation on Sept. 17, citing family...

PSA: More than 72 million Filipinos registered for national ID

PSA: More than 72 million Filipinos registered for national ID

By The Philippine Statistics Authority has reported that more than 72 million Filipinos were already registered for the national ID.The PSA said that its latest figures as of Aug. 26 showed that 72,348,546 Filipinos had completed the second step of the registration...

PH logs 814 new Omicron cases

PH logs 814 new Omicron cases

The Philippines reported 814 new cases of the highly contagious Omicron Covid-19 variant, the Department of Health (DOH) said. 

New fare hike to start on Oct. 3 – LTFRB

New fare hike to start on Oct. 3 – LTFRB

The new fare increase for jeepneys and other public transportation will start on October 3, according to the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB).

Comelec asks Congress to finalize sched of SK elections

Comelec asks Congress to finalize sched of SK elections

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) asked lawmakers to finalize their decision on the schedule of the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections (BSKE) before the end of September, as they start the printing of ballots for the upcoming elections.