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TESDA, UPM to develop training court on biomedical equipment servicing 

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The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) and the University of the Philippines - Manila (UPM) will work together in developing a training course on biomedical equipment servicing, specifically targeting new and state-of-the ar...

DA seeks US biotech firm’s help against Cecid flies in mangoes 

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The Department of Agriculture will invite experts from Sun & Earth Microbiology LLC, a Florida-headquartered biotechnology company, to help eliminate Cecid fly infestation that undermines Philippine mango production and export. Agriculture Secre...

Gov't addresses PH nurse shortage 

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The Private Sector Advisory Council (PSAC) Healthcare Sector Group enumerated recent quick wins by the administration of President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. in addressing the shortage of nurses in the country through various collaborative public-privat...

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NEDA underscores need to update Constitution 

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National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Secretary Arsenio Balisacan on Monday underscored the importance of updating the economic provisions in the Constitution to attract more foreign direct investments (FDI) and help achieve the Philippine Development Plan (PDP) 2023-2028 targets toward...

Senior, PWDs can avail of P500 monthly discount 

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Senior citizens and persons with disability can avail of a total of P500 monthly discount on groceries and other commodities next month, House Speaker Martin Romualdez said in a report by ABS-CBN. Romualdez said in a release that the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) could grant additional dis...

Kadiwa pop-up store now in post offices

chrome_reader_modeFebruary 27, 2024 loyalty account_circleHannah Santos

Kadiwa Pop up stores were launched last February 23 at the PHLPost Post Office branch located at the municipal compound of Mariveles in the Province of Bataan. Present during the ribbon cutting ceremony and presentation of exhibits are Atty. Ace Jello C. Concepcion, Mariveles Mayor, Angelito S. Rub...

75 LGUs receive P13 million each to improve water systems 

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A total of 75 local government units (LGUs) nationwide will each get PHP13.33 million to fund the further improvement of their water systems, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) said in a report by Philippine News Agency. In a statement, Interior Secretary Benjamin Abalos Jr....

P&G, consumer group sign mediation agreement 

chrome_reader_modeFebruary 21, 2024 loyalty account_circleHannah Santos

Filipino consumers and Procter and Gamble Company (US), its Philippines subsidiary Procter and Gamble Philippines, Inc. have entered into a mediation agreement to amicably settle a case filed before the Department of Trade and Industry – Fair Trade Enforcement Bureau (DTI-FTEB) for alleged fal...

Iran releases 1 of 18 Filipino crew members of oil tanker

chrome_reader_modeFebruary 21, 2024 loyalty account_circleHannah Santos

One of the 18 Filipinos aboard the oil tanker ST Nikolas that was seized by Iranian authorities in January has been released, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) confirmed in a report by Philippine News Agency. DFA Undersecretary Eduardo Jose de Vega said the seafarer was freed Feb. 4. His fel...

Adjustments in 4Ps grants under review 

chrome_reader_modeFebruary 21, 2024 loyalty account_circleHannah Santos

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is currently working with the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) and the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) to determine possible adjustments on the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) cash grants to make it more respon...

DOTr, Meralco sign deal to power Metro Manila Subway 

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The Department of Transportation (DOTr) and energy utility provider Meralco on Thursday signed an agreement to power the Metro Manila Subway --the country’s first underground railway, according to a report by Philippine News Agency. During the signing of the ‘Switching Station Agre...

Gov't assures public of enought water, power, food supply enough amid El Niño threat

chrome_reader_modeFebruary 16, 2024 loyalty account_circleHannah Santos

The country has sufficient water, power and food supply amid the threat of El Niño, according to the coordinating body tasked to consolidate measures to mitigate the impacts of the phenomenon, according to a report by Philippine News Agency. Task Force El Niño spokesperson and Co...

FDA agrees to shorten review, approval process of generic drugs 

chrome_reader_modeFebruary 16, 2024 loyalty account_circleHannah Santos

On the directive of President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr., the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is set to shorten the period of review and approval processes of applications of generic drugs from 120 days down to only 45 days. “I’m on the verge of signing the memorandum circular for the f...

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