A condo unit for silver medalist Petecio

By Rudolph Ian Alama DAVAO CITY, Aug. 3- Just hours after achieving a silver medal finish in Olympic boxing, Nesthy Petecio has been gifted with a P10-million residential condominium unit by Suntrust Properties. Petecio’s fully furnished condo unit reward is located at Suntrust’s One Lakeshore Drive inside the 11.2 hectare Davao Park District in Lanang,… Read More A condo unit for silver medalist Petecio

DepEd launches ‘Back to Basic’ online platform of NRCP

By Jerome Carlo Paunan To engage teachers, students in science education MANILA — The Department of Education (DepEd) encourages teachers and learners to participate in the National Research Council of the Philippines’ (NRCP) “Back to Basic” (B2B) online lectures. Launched this July, the B2B lecture series serves as an avenue to present difficult science theories… Read More DepEd launches ‘Back to Basic’ online platform of NRCP

PDEA welcomes new Barangay Drug Program rule

By Susan De Leon CALOOCAN CITY — The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) welcomes a new regulation aimed to sustain the nationwide implementation of the Barangay Drug Clearing Program (BDCP). “The new Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) Regulation provides enhanced provisions to ensure that the execution of the BDCP remains resolute,” said PDEA Director General Wilkins… Read More PDEA welcomes new Barangay Drug Program rule

Duterte, officials welcome arrival of 3M Moderna vax

By Alaine Allanigue QUEZON CITY — President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Cabinet officials join United States Embassy Chargé d’Affaires John Law in welcoming the U.S. Government’s delivery of over 3 million doses of Moderna vaccine to the Philippines on Tuesday, Aug. 3. The shipment, comprising  a total of 3,000,060 doses of Moderna vaccine, was provided directly… Read More Duterte, officials welcome arrival of 3M Moderna vax

Valenzuela spares traffic violators from paying fines

By Jerome Carlo Paunan MANILA, — The Valenzuela City Government has passed a measure relieving motorists caught violating traffic rules through its No Contact Apprehension Program (NCAP) from paying fines. By virtue of Ordinance No. 901 Series of 2021, motorists who had traffic violations during the imposition of the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) and modified… Read More Valenzuela spares traffic violators from paying fines

Lamitan health care facilities now ready to serve Basileños

By Nilda Delos Reyes ISABELA CITY, Basilan, July 21 – The newly constructed Lamitan City District Hospital is now ready to serve Basileños after its inauguration on July 15. In a simple ceremony, Minister Dr. Bashary Latiph of the Ministry of Health (MOH)-BARMM led the inauguration of the 25-bed capacity Lamitan District Hospital and 120-bed… Read More Lamitan health care facilities now ready to serve Basileños