Philippines Headlines

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 12:30:00 +0800
Death toll from 'Karding' rises to 11 — NDRRMC
The additional fatality was from Antipolo, Rizal who died of drowning, NDRRMC said.

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 09:14:00 +0800
LIVE: Senate Blue Ribbon panel probes ‘pricey’ DepEd laptops — Day 4
The Senate Blue Ribbon Committee holds its fourth hearing into the laptops procured by the Department of Education flagged by the Commission on Audit to be “pricey.”

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 00:00:00 +0800
Pangandaman, Manalo get CA nod
The Commission on Appointments confirmed yesterday the designations of Amenah Pangandaman as Secretary of Budget and Management and Enrique Manalo as Secretary of Foreign Affairs, along with some diplomats and a member of the Judicial and Bar Council...

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 00:00:00 +0800
Ballot printing for barangay, SK polls starts today
The printing of ballots for the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections this December will commence today after delays caused by talks to move the electoral process to 2023, the Commission on Elections said yesterday.

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 00:00:00 +0800
House OKs P5.26 trillion budget for 2023
Nearly five weeks since budget hearings started, the House of Representatives ended last night its floor debates and approved on third and final reading the executive department’s proposed P5.268-trillion national budget for 2023.

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 00:00:00 +0800
Philippines, Niue establish diplomatic ties
The Philippines has established diplomatic relations with Niue, an island country in the South Pacific Ocean.

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 00:00:00 +0800
4 countries sympathize with Karding victims
The United States, Japan, France and Australia have expressed sympathy to the victims of Super Typhoon Karding that recently hit the Philippines.

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 00:00:00 +0800
Tropical Depression Luis forms in Philippines
Tropical Depression Luis, the 12th cyclone to enter the Philippine area of responsibility this year, will not directly affect the country’s weather condition as it treads northward.

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 00:00:00 +0800
Rice imports not needed after Karding onslaught
The Philippines will not be importing rice since it has enough buffer stock despite the massive agricultural devastation caused recently by Super Typhoon Karding.

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 00:00:00 +0800
Marcos: Philippines now open for business
Standing in the middle of the new terminal building of Clark International Airport yesterday, President Marcos declared the Philippines “now open for business” and played the salesman, vowing to attend to the needs of investors.