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3 lotto bettors win millions in 2 days

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The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) said three lotto bettors became millionaires in a span of two days. PCSO General Manager Royina Garma said a lucky bettor from Mandaluyong guessed the winning combination 16-17-05-30-29-21 of the...

DTI eyes sanctions vs 12 Bambang stores selling overpriced N95 masks

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At least 12 medical supply stores along Bambang Street in Sta. Cruz, Manila were issued notices of violation for selling overpriced N95 masks, according to the Department of Trade (DTI). DTI Undersecretary Ruth Castelo said the allowable price ...

PNP officer-in-charge Lt. Gen. Archie Gamboa, in an interview with reporters on Wednesday / PNA

No looting incident reported during Taal eruption

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The Philippine National Police (PNP) said no looting incidents and other related crimes were reported at the height of Taal Volcano's eruption since Sunday. “We were happy when the deputy regional director for administration reported ...

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Duterte postpones 2020 barangay elections

chrome_reader_modeDecember 03, 2019 loyalty

President Rodrigo Duterte signed into law a measure postponing the barangay (village) and Sangguniang Kabataan (youth council) elections scheduled in May 2020. Duterte signed Republic Act (RA) 11462 or the Postponement of the 2020 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan Elections Act during a ceremonial ...

House approves December 2022 schedule for barangay elections

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The House of Representatives has approved on third and final reading a bill seeking to postpone the May 2020 barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections to December 5, 2022. With a vote of 194-6-0, the lower chamber approved House Bill 4933, which seeks to move the barangay and SK polls from t...

Pasig’s richest barangay raises P80.7 million

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San Antonio, the richest barangay in Pasig City, collected P80.7 million in real property taxes (RPT) as of October, representing 96 percent of its target for the whole 2019. Barangay San Antonio is targeting to collect P84 million RPT this year. Chairman Raymond Lising said that he is b...

Metro Manila barangay officials face penalties over uncleared roads 

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Barangay officials of barangays in Metro Manila who ignore the order to clear roads  even after the 60-day deadline will face suspension, according to  the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG). In a forum hosted by the National Press Club of the Philippines, DI...

Taguig mayor brings City Hall services to Barangay Tanyag

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Taguig City Mayor Lino Cayetano led a program to bring the services of the City Hall to Barangay Tanyag on October 21. Mayor Lino led the flagraising ceremony which was followed by the conduct of programs of the city that included a medical and dental mission, first-aid and disaster ...

Mayor Aguilar holds weekly barangay inspection

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Mayor Mel Aguilar and some members of Task Force Kaayusan visited Barangay Talon Dos and Barangay Talon Kuatro in Octoner 21. The barangay visit is part of the monitoring process being conducted by the city government to ensure the maintenance of cleanliness and orderliness and no new obstructions ...

QC implements preemptive measures vs ASF 

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The Quezon City government has smplemented preemptive measures in two barangays even before the Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI) confirmed the existence of African Swine Fever (ASF) virus in those areas. Mayor Joy Belmonte Belmonte said on Thursday that several blood samples from hogs in Barangays T...

Barangay in Pasig offers free surgical operations to poor residents 

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Barangay San Antonio in Pasig City is offering free surgical operations to its poor residents. The barangay signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with Victor R. Potenciano Medical Center (VRPMC) to give free surgery to indigent residents. According to Barangay Chairman Raymond Lising, the VRPMC w...

Marikina buys lot for 1,000 residents

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The city government of Marikina on has acquired a three-hectare property in Barangay Tumana to house around 1,000 residents. Mayor Marcelino “Marcy” Teodoro said the city government directly purchased the lot in Barangay Tumana from the Philippine Deposit Insurance Corporation...

QC personnel knock down walls blocking alley in Barangay Pinyahan

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Quezon City’s Department of Public Order and Safety, Task Force -Control Prevention and Removal of all Illegal Structures and Squatting (TF-COPRISS), and Environmental Protection and Waste Management Department tear down a wall in an alley between Mapagbigay and Matimpiin Streets in Barangay P...