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This Press Conference went viral because of its ‘backdrop’

Former SBMA chairman Martin Diño has confirmed that he has been offered the position of DILG Undersecretary and has accepted | @zenhernandez pic.twitter.com/DE7iapeLPH —...

President Rodrigo Duterte approves National Broadband Program

In a Facebook post, Agriculture Secretary Manny Piñol said that President Rodrigo Duterte approved the creation of national broadband plan. The Agriculture Secretary said;...

Daughter of Jeepney Driver shares the other side of the National Transport Strike that happened last Monday

Whenever we hear that there will be transport strike, we always frown and get frustrated because it means that whatever plans you have for the day, you will need to adjust the...

Uber Philippines receive criticism for tweeting free ride on the eve of the National Transport Strike

It’s like JFK/NY #DeleteUber once again, as Uber Philippines tweets a free ride promotion on the eve of a nationwide transport strike. Uber Ph has since deleted the tweet...

University of the Philippines to take over Project NOAH

After almost being terminated due to the lack of funds, University of the Philippines has announced that it will continue Project NOAH, as soon as Department of Science and...

Access to social media accounts could be a requirement to get a US Visa

In the wake of Trump’s travel ban, Homeland Security is looking for a more rigid and tougher visa screening procedures before a foreigner can enter the United States, and...

House Bill 4721 to give Employees the “Right to disconnect” after office hours

Earlier this month French workers won the “right to disconnect” from work related digital communications like email and smartphones. It looks like that is what Quezon...

Smart and Globe to shut down service during the Black Nazarene Procession

Both Globe and Smart have issued a public advisory that they will shut down their mobile service in Quiapo, Manila and along the route of Black Nazarene Procession. This is in...

Mitsubishi PH releases Horiba Mira report on Alleged SUA Cases

Mitsubishi Motors Philippines statement via Top Gear Ph; A third-party investigating body tapped by Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) has released the results of its...

This tweet from VP Leni Robredo during President Duterte Live Interview is drawing a lot of attention

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is in the middle of live interview with ABS-CBN News, when Vice President Leni Robredo tweeted a line from one of Warsan Shire works. Warsan...

Smart to offer free calls to areas affected by Typhoon Nina

Smart communications have announced that they will offer free calls and set up charging stations (Libreng Tawag and Libreng Charging) in areas that have been affected by Typhoon...

LTO to release driver’s license card on December 19

LTO will be releasing the long delayed driver’s license card on Monday, December 19, 2016....

Peso bills with Duterte’s signature out next week

Rappler; President Rodrigo Duterte’s signature will soon be appearing on the nation’s currency. The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) announced on Wednesday, December...

Starting December 25, Balikbayanbox will be duty and tax-free

Bureau of Customs (BOC) and the Department of Finance (DOF) just signed Customs Administrative Order (CAO) 05-2016, that will make balikbayan boxes duty and tax-free, starting...

House Justice committee approves death penalty bill

DJ Yap, reporting for Philippine Daily Inquirer; The bill restoring the death penalty passed a major hurdle in the House of Representatives with its approval on Wednesday at the...