Malacañang clarified Monday (April 30) that the deployment ban to Kuwait is not permanent, but will stay in place until a memorandum of understanding on the protection of Filipino workers is signed with Kuwait.
Instead of denying the allegations of human rights abuse during martial law, former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. will let the record of his father and namesake speak for itself.
The Liberal Party (LP) on Monday condemned the “senseless” killing of Catholic priest, Fr. Mark Ventura in Cagayan province on Sunday.
The Senate was not able to immediately pass the End of Endo Bill but it manages to approve the proposed Occupational Safety Law which is equally beneficial to workers.
The government must promote the welfare and rights of Filipinos in sending them overseas as well as in forging trade agreements with other countries.
The Philippine government is trying to “normalize” diplomatic relations with Kuwait despite President Rodrigo Duterte’s appeal to Filipino workers in the Gulf state to come home, Malacanang said Monday (April 30).
Former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. may believe he was cheated in the 2016 elections, but he still has some kind words to say about Vice President Leni Robredo.
The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Monday received the additional evidence presented by the Philippine National Police (PNP) for its drug complaint against Cebu-based businessman and alleged drug lord Peter Lim, self-confessed drug lord Kerwin Espinosa, and several others.
“I can confirm that there might be an EO that may or may not be signed depending on their meeting tonight,” he said in a press briefing.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Monday played down the prospect of winning the Nobel Peace Prize for his historic summit with North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un, saying Donald Trump can have it instead.
Candidates in the May 14 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections who are included in the ‘narco-list’ released by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) would not be disqualified from the polls, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) said Monday.
A senior Kuwaiti official on Monday sought to calm a crisis with the Philippines over the treatment of domestic workers in the oil-rich Gulf state.
As the country gears up for the Labor Day celebration, two partylist lawmakers have filed a measure seeking to set a nationwide daily wage of P600 for all private sector workers.
The Office of the Ombudsman has decided to withdraw two charges against Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) founding chairman Nur Misuari due missing evidence.
Retired Supreme Court (SC) Justice Vicente Mendoza on Monday (April 30) has warned the high tribunal against allowing the quo warranto case against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno.
Solicitor General Jose Calida has been asked to step down for refusing to seek the removal of Supreme Court (SC) Associate Justice Teresita Leonardo De Castro via a quo warranto case.
Malacanang has put to task the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) in providing courses that will enhance the English capability of Filipino domestic workers who might return to the country due to the diplomatic row with Kuwait that stemmed from an unauthorized rescue mission that went viral over social media recently.
MANILA — Up to 10,000 police personnel would be deployed to ensure security during demonstrations in line with the observance of Labor Day on Tuesday, Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Oscar Albayade said Monday.
The Tulfo brothers blocktime program on state-owned PTV-4 appeared to have the single biggest ad contract among local and foreign media companies, based on a report by their sister, Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo.
Malacanang is giving new justice Sec. Menardo Guevarra a freehand to lead the Department of Justice following the untimely relief of former secretary Vitaliano Aguirre last April 5.
A lawmaker conceded that a law is needed to end contractualization, but insisted that the Malacañang can end contractualization or “endo” even without a law passed by Congress.
President Duterte has ordered a probe into the awarding of a P 60-Million advertising contract by the Department of Tourism led by Sec. Wanda Teo to the programs of her brothers at the state-run PTV4, which was flagged recently by the Commission on Audit.
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