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Palace embraces record-high rating of Pinoy happiness

March 23, 2018 Government No Comments

The recent Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey which revealed a record-breaking rate of Filipinos saying that they are happy only proves critics of President Rodrigo Duterte wrong, the Palace said. Last week, SWS released a survey concluding that the number of Filipinos who said they …..

Pro-rural poor bill ready for passage under Duterte admin

March 19, 2018 Government No Comments

An often-shelved measure which primarily intends to help the rural poor, the Barangay Integrated Development Approach for Nutrition Improvement (BIDANI) is now ready for passage as it was given approval by the House committee on appropriations. First filed during the 9th Congress (1992 to 1995), …..

First three Metro Subway Stations to open in 2022

March 15, 2018 Good News | Government No Comments

The initial three stations of the country’s first subway is seen ready by May 2022 if the construction process starts this midyear, government officials said. “In line with the ‘fast and sure’ approach, the Philippine government processed the loan approvals for this project within six …..

NEW HOPE | Skills training for thousands of Marawi IDPs

January 22, 2018 Government No Comments

A new hope for for the people of Marawi as the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) seeks to provide skills training for thousands of the war victims. The TESDA seeks to equip 10,000 internally-displaced persons (IDPs) from Marawi City with construction-related training. This …..

UNLIMITED | Soldiers get LRT2 rides for free

January 20, 2018 Advocacy | Government 1 Comment

In order to show gratitude to the Heroes of Marawi, Light Rail Transit Authority (LRTA)provides unlimited free rides at the Light Rail Transit 2 (LRT-2) to all active soldiers of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP). AFP public affairs office chief Lt. Col. Emmanuel …..

PRRD eyes to raise the salary of the teachers

January 10, 2018 Education | Government No Comments

After the soldiers and policemen started to receive their new set of salaried, President Rodrigo Duterte looks at raising the salary of the teachers. Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said on January 9 the President has mandated his Cabinet to look for ways to double the …..

More jobs for Filipinos with the PNR Clark project

January 9, 2018 Government | Infrastructure No Comments

The government’s Philippine National Railways (PNR) Clark project would provide more jobs for the Filipinos this coming years. Senator Joel Villanueva said early this month the project, as part of the ‘Build Build Build’ initiative of the Duterte administration, could potentially boost employment opportunities for …..