MANILA – More than 2,000 permits and clearances to build cell towers filed by telecommunications companies have been approved by local government units (LGUs), Interior Secretary Eduardo Año said.
President Rodrigo Duterte has approved the release of additional P1.5 billion to local government units (LGUs) for post-disaster rehabilitation and recovery efforts.
MANILA – Interior Secretary Eduardo Año on Friday commended the efforts of local government units (LGUs), including Marikina City, for their disaster response preparations despite the devastation brought by Typhoon Ulysses.
President Rodrigo Duterte made a renewed call on local government units (LGUs) and concerned agencies to exhaust all resources to ensure the safety and health of those affected by typhoon “Ulysses.”
MANILA – Interior Secretary Eduardo Año is pushing for the establishment of alternative forms of communications like high-frequency radio to ensure constant communications between local government and national government authorities in times of disasters.
MANILA – National Policy against Covid-19 chief implementer, Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr., on Monday cited various efforts by local government units (LGUs) nationwide in managing the impacts of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic.
Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said those who are suspected to have been exposed to the COVID-19 virus can be compelled to undergo tests by the government.
The number of community quarantine violators has reached 338,294, prompting the Joint Task Force (JTF) Covid Shield to ask the local government units (LGUs), particularly barangays, to intensify implementation of restrictions against coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).
Malacañang once again defended the assignment of Cabinet officials to help local government units (LGUs) deal with the coronavirus (Covid-19) problem.
Local government units (LGUs) are allowed to arrest quarantine violators without warrants, Malacañang said.
Senator Sherwin Gatchalian has urged local government units (LGUs) to assist the Department of Education in localizing the Learning Continuity Plan (LCP).
Senator Risa Hontiveros urged the government Tuesday (June 2) to enter into a service contracting program with public transport operators to ensure there will be enough vehicles for commuters.
Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Wednesday (May 27) warned officials of local government units (LGUs) of administrative and criminal charges for refusing to accept any of the 24,000 overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who already underwent quarantine in Metro Manila.
Let arriving overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) return to their home provinces, President Rodrigo Duterte reminded local government units (LGUs) in a speech late Monday.
Malacañang on Monday urged local government units (LGUs) to provide safer passage for cyclists amid a lockdown against the new coronavirus.
Malacañang reminded local government units (LGUs) that coronavirus (Covid-19) testing should not be a precondition for an employee’s return to work.
Church leaders should coordinate with officials of local government units (LGUs) to come up with a plan if they want to implement a resumption of religious gatherings in areas under general community quarantine (GCQ), Malacañang said on Monday.
President Rodrigo Duterte issued an executive order (EO) institutionalizing the “Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pag-asa” (BP²) Program to stimulate inclusive growth in the countryside.
President Rodrigo Duterte urged local government units (LGUs) to accept returning overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who have gone through a mandatory 14-day facility-based quarantine.
A total of 236,331 low-income families who are not members of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) have received emergency cash assistance to mitigate the economic impact of the coronavirus (Covid-19) lockdown, according to the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases.
Interior Secretary Eduardo Año on Tuesday backed the imposition of lockdowns on villages whose residents continue to defy government guidelines on the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ).
The government will be implementing additional measures to prevent overcrowding in marketplaces, the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) said on Sunday.
Malacañang said President Rodrigo Duterte will stay in Metro Manila for at least one month to ensure that all local government units (LGUs) strictly implement “general” community quarantine in their respective jurisdictions from March 15 to April 14.
The government should tap barangay officials and barangay health workers (BHWs) in the fight against the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).The government should tap barangay officials and barangay health workers (BHWs) in the fight against the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19).