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...

Marcos Jr. taps 98-year-old Enrile as presidential legal counsel

Marcos Jr. taps 98-year-old Enrile as presidential legal counsel

By President-elect Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. will have former Senate president Juan Ponce Enrile as his presidential legal counsel, his press secretary said on Friday.Enrile, who was among the key figures who helped oust the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos Sr. in...

P20 per kilo rice not achievable – Pangilinan

P20 per kilo rice not achievable – Pangilinan

President-elect Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. campaign promise to bring down to P20 per kilo the price of rice is hard to attain at the moment due to the lack of budgetary support to the agriculture sector, according to outgoing Senator Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan.

P3WD party-list names Guanzon as 1st nominee

P3WD party-list names Guanzon as 1st nominee

Retired elections commissioner Rowena Guanzon has been named as the first nominee of Komunidad ng Pamilya, Pasyente at Persons with Disabilities or P3PWD Party-list after its five original nominees tendered their resignation. 

Gov’t yet to approve 2nd booster shots for general population

Gov’t yet to approve 2nd booster shots for general population

By The Department of Health on Saturday said the government had yet to approve the rollout of a second booster shot to the general population as it was still studying its benefits and risks."Kami po ay paulit-ulit na nagpapaalala sa ating mga local governments, pati...

Duterte to lead Independence Day rites at Rizal Park

Duterte to lead Independence Day rites at Rizal Park

By President Rodrigo Duterte will lead the commemoration of the country's Independence Day on June 12 at the Rizal Park for the last time as head of state, the Palace said. The 124th Independence Day celebrations are under the theme, "Kalayaan 2022: Pagsuong sa Hamon...

Marcos Jr. calls China PH’s ‘strongest partner’

Marcos Jr. calls China PH’s ‘strongest partner’

By President-elect Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. on Friday said China had been the "strongest partner" of the Philippines despite ongoing disputes on the West Philippine Sea.At the Award for Promoting Philippines-China Understanding event, Marcos Jr. said a good...