Palace: Duterte to sign ‘Bayanihan 2’ by mid-September

Palace: Duterte to sign ‘Bayanihan 2’ by mid-September

President Rodrigo Duterte will sign the “Bayanihan to Recover As One Act” or Bayanihan 2 "as soon as possible," Malacañang said Monday. In a virtual presser, Palace spokesman Harry Roque said Duterte was still in the process of consulting stakeholder government...

No breach of privacy for quarantine violators – PNP

No breach of privacy for quarantine violators – PNP

After receiving flak, the Philippine National Police (PNP) assured the public yesterday that no breach of privacy would be committed by the police force as they monitor social media platforms to capture people breaking the existing rules on mass gatherings. 

Palace wants nurses’ salaries hiked

Palace wants nurses’ salaries hiked

For public hospitals, Palace spokesman Harry Roque recommended a reclassification of the nurses’ salary grades. Private hospitals, on the other hand, need to provide higher pay to nurses to entice them to work locally.