Tiangco lauds Marcos admin’s efforts to make affordable rice at 29 per kilo

Navotas Representative Toby Tiangco lauded the Marcos administration’s efforts to expand access to affordable rice, following the announcement of Agriculture Secretary Francisco Tiu Laurel, Jr. that they will increase the…

DBM, naglabas ng guidelines sa paggamit ng pondo para sa Green Green Green Program

INILUNSAD kamakailan ng Department of Budget and Management (DBM), sa pakikipagtulungan ng Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), ang Green Green Green Program, isang inisyatiba na naglalayong suportahan ang mga benepisyaryo…

House checks preparedness of power sector vs La Niña

THE House Committee on Legislative Franchises chaired by Parañaque City Second District Rep. Gus Tambunting met on Monday to check the overall preparedness of concerned government agencies against the projected…

Pag- ban ng mga POGO sa Bulacan pinuri ni Gatchalian

PINURI ni Senador Win Gatchalian ang pamahalaang panlalawigan ng Bulacan dahil sa bagong ordinansa nitong nagbabawal sa Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGO) sa kanilang nasasakupan, alinsunod sa isang executive order…

NIA eyes solar power to maximize potential of Chico River Irrigation Project

THE National Irrigation Administration (NIA) is looking at harnessing the full potential of the Chico River Irrigation Project through solar power. In a news forum in Quezon City on Saturday,…

Marcos orders proper use, disposal of rainwater by making it clean, potable water source

PRESIDENT Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. ordered the proper use and disposal of rainwater by making it a clean and potable water source, National Irrigation Administration (NIA) Administrator Eddie Guillen said…

Anti-Political Dynasty Bill inihain ni Padilla

NAGHAIN nitong Lunes si Sen. Robinhood “Robin” C. Padilla ng anti-political bill na tutugon sa mandato ng 1987 Constitution para pigilan ang pagkakaroon ng political dynasties. Sa paghain ng Senate…

Cayetano pushes for DOLE, DBM inclusion in Education Cabinet Cluster

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Marcos sends well wishes to Trump

PRESIDENT Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. extended his well wishes to former US president Donald Trump, who was rushed offstage due to an assassination attempt during his rally in Butler, Pennsylvania…

Cayetano offers prayers for Trump after assassination attempt

SENATOR Alan Peter Cayetano on Sunday offered prayers for former President Donald Trump who was injured in an apparent assassination attempt while speaking at a campaign rally in Butler, Pennsylvania.…

Bad jokes, toxic politics have no place in Bagong Pilipinas– Reyes

ANAK Kalusugan partylist Representative Ray T. Reyes express great concern over the recent statements made by Vice President Sara Duterte regarding her self-appointment as the “designated survivor” for President Ferdinand…

Enhanced Rizal Program iginiit sa senado na paigtingin sa basic education curriculum

UPANG matiyak na maisabuhay ng mga Pilipino habang bata pa sila ang mga katangiang isinusulong ng ating pambansang bayani Dr. Jose Rizal, hinimok ni Sen. Robinhood “Robin” C. Padilla ang…

Romualdez sets House top priority to pass 2025 national budget

A WEEK before President Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos Jr.’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) and the resumption of session, Speaker Ferdinand Martin G. Romualdez on Sunday assured that the…

Ex-Zamboanga Del Norte Gov., others face charges over alleged P900 million illegal donations 

FORMER Zamboanga Del Norte Governor Roberto Uy and several elected officials are facing graft and corruption charges filed with the Office of the Ombudsman in June for the alleged illegal…

Honasan calls for military hospital ships in AFP modernization program

THE Armed Forces of the Philippines Modernization Program (AFPMP) should include the acquisition of military hospital ships that can be rapidly deployed not only in times of war, but also…

Barbers: Drug reform law key in drug war

IN the light of the recently concluded drug policy and reform summit, House Committee on Dangerous Drugs Chairman Robert Ace Barbers today revealed that under the leadership of Speaker Martin…

‘Young Guns’ seek probe into Davao’s ‘fake birth certificate mill’ for Chinese nationals

‘Dapat walang pekeng Filipino’ LEADERS of the “Young Guns” in the House of Representatives on Sunday expressed outrage over reports that the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) found what they…

Mabigat na parusa ihahain ni Tulfo, apat na ibapa sa mga nang scam ng senior citizen, PWD

ISANG panukalang batas na layong protektahan ang mga senior citizen at persons with disability (PWD) sa panloloko o scam ng ilang indibidwal at mga sindikato ang ihahain ni ACT-CIS partylist…

Hontiveros renews call to declare July 12 as West Philippine Sea Victory Day

SENATOR Risa Hontiveros on Friday renewed her call to declare July 12 as West Philippine Sea Victory (WPS) Day to commemorate the historic triumph of the Philippines against China before…

Anti-political dynasty bill ihahain sa senado

IHAHAIN sa senado ang anti-political dynasty bill, matapos manawagan ang ilang grupo sa pagpapatupad ng probisyon ng Saligang Batas laban sa ganoong dynasty. Ayon kay Sen. Robinhood “Robin” C. Padilla,…

Bato Dela Rosa hopes Malacañang considers urgency of reforming PNP

SENATOR Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa is hoping that Malacañang would consider the urgency of a law that will reform the Philippine National Police (PNP). The lawmaker made the statement as…

PH will continue to stand its ground in West Philippine Sea

THE Philippines will continue to stand its ground and push back against coercion, interference, and other malicious tactics that seek to jeopardize the country’s security and stability in the West…

House leader reminds Sara: Try to be more ‘circumspect’ with your remarks, avoid alarming statements 

IMPLYING that something bad will happen when President Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos Jr. delivers his third State of the Nation Address (SONA) on July 22 is a very serious matter…

Acidre pushes swift passage of civil registration, vital statistics bill

TINGOG Rep. Jude Acidre in a media forum in Quezon City Friday emphasized the importance of a responsive, free and accessible delayed birth registration system for marginalized Filipinos, pushing for…

Proper decorum, tradition should be VP Duterte’s focus, not Netflix – House leader 

CAMIGUIN Rep. Jurdin Jesus Romualdo on Friday said he wishes that Vice President Sara Duterte would show more interest in observing proper decorum and tradition than in activities like watching…

Acidre vows better seafarers’ rights; pushes for Magna Carta of Seafarers

TINGOG Representative and Head of the House Committee on Overseas Workers Affairs Jude Acidre on Monday on his keynote speech during the opening of the Seafarers’ Hub, vowed continuous support…

Panel cites Michael Yang in contempt, orders his detention in Bicutan jail

THE House Committee on Dangerous Drugs on Wednesday cited one Michael Yang in contempt for repeatedly ignoring the invitations of the committee which is seeking, according chairperson Surigao del Norte…

Romualdez on VP Sara Duterte’s decision to skip SONA

 “EVERY public official has the prerogative to decide on their attendance at significant events. However, the State of the Nation Address (SONA) is a crucial moment for unity and collaboration…

House panel tries to find ‘missing link’ in alleged tale of 2 drug lords

THE House Committee on Dangerous Drugs’ decision to allow dismissed Police Col. Eduardo Acierto to appear in the hearing is an offshoot of the earlier findings that at least two…

Salceda congratulates PBBM for successful PH bid to host Loss and Damage Fund (LDF) Board

HOUSE Ways and Means Chair Joey Sarte Salceda (Albay, 2nd district) congratulated the Marcos administration for its successful efforts to have the Philippines host the Loss and Damage Fund (LDF)…

Acierto testifies on Yang’s drug links, accuses Duterte of ordering his execution

DISMISSED police colonel Eduardo Acierto on Wednesday accused businessman Michael Yang, a former adviser to then-President Rodrigo Duterte, of being deeply involved in illegal drugs. Acierto made the assertion during…

DOJ vows more reforms in PH justice system under PBBM gov’t

MORE reforms will be coming in the Philippine justice system under the administration of President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr., a Justice official said on Wednesday. Justice Undersecretary Raul Vasquez said…

House panel orders arrest of ex-Duterte adviser Michael Yang

THE House Committee on Dangerous Drugs on Wednesday cited businessman Michael Yang in contempt and ordered his arrest for repeatedly failing to appear before the panel to address his alleged…

Group applauds FDA for issuance of health warning vs mercury-containing medical devices, dental amalgams in online markets

TOXIC watchdog group BAN Toxics commends the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for issuing a public health advisory against the sale and use of mercury-added thermometers and sphygmomanometers, along with…

House expects record-high attendance in this year’s SONA

HOUSE Secretary General Reginald Velasco, in a press briefing on Tuesday, said attendance to this year’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) could be the biggest, based on the overwhelming…

ALS students dadagdagan ang suporta upang maiwasan ang dropouts

ISINUSULONG ni Senador Win Gatchalian ang pagbibigay suporta sa mga mag-aaral ng Alternative Learning System (ALS) upang mapigilan sila sa pag drop-out sa programa. Pinuna ni Gatchalian ang pagbaba ng…

PH, Japan sign Reciprocal Access Agreement to boost defense cooperation

THE Philippines and Japan signed on Monday the Philippines-Japan Reciprocal Access Agreement (RAA) allowing Filipino soldiers to undergo joint combat training with their counterparts in Japan. The joint combat training…

Panel approves upgrade of three educational institutions

THE House Committee on Higher and Technical Education chaired by Baguio City Lone District Rep. Mark Go on Monday approved several House Bills (HBs) seeking to upgrade certain local educational…

Pagsisiyasat sa New Senate Building tutukan ni Cayetano sa kabila ng ethics complaint

MANANATILING nakatutok si Senador Alan Peter Cayetano sa pagbuo ng isang makatotohanan at independent na pagsusuri sa New Senate Building (NSB) sa kabila ng ethics complaint na isinampa laban sa…

Quimbo hints at ‘overpriced’ COVID-19 test kits in previous administration

THE senior vice chair of the House Committee on Appropriations on Monday hinted at a “possible overpricing” in the procurement of COVID-19 test kits by the Department of Health (DOH)…

PH, Japan to sign Reciprocal Access Agreement in Malacañang on July 8

THE Philippines and Japan are set to sign on July 8 (Monday) the Philippines-Japan Reciprocal Access Agreement (RAA) in Malacañang. On the same day, Japanese Foreign Minister Kamikawa Yoko and…

Time to bring down cost of electricity – House leaders, ‘Young Guns’ 

IT’S now time to finally bring down the cost of electricity for the benefit of all Filipinos. Leaders of the House of Representatives and “Young Guns” on Sunday made this…

Marcos admin, House working to attain ‘aspiration’ of rice self-sufficiency by 2028 -Romualdez 

SPEAKER Ferdinand Martin G. Romualdez has said the House of Representatives will do everything it can to help President Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos Jr. attain its aspiration of rice self-sufficiency…

Toxic watchdog group finds brain-damaging lead in kiddie backpacks

BAN Toxics, a toxic and waste watchdog organization, sounded the alarm after discovering the presence of brain-damaging lead in some kiddie backpacks. Costing only P150 each, these colorful bags are…

DS Suarez joins Speaker Romualdez in backing ₱29 Rice Program

DEPUTY Speaker David “Jay-jay” Suarez has joined Speaker Ferdinand Martin G. Romualdez in supporting President Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos Jr.’s ₱29 Rice Program, which aims to provide affordable rice to…

P27-B emergency allowance ng mga healthcare workers inilabas na ng DBM

UMAASA si Department of Budget and Management (DBM) Secretary Amenah “Mina” F. Pangandaman sa mabilis na pagproseso sa mga unpaid health emergency allowance (HEA) claims ng mga healthcare worker, matapos…

Speaker Romualdez extends all-out support for P29 Rice Program to aid Filipino families

SPEAKER Ferdinand Martin G. Romualdez on Friday expressed full support for President Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos Jr.’s P29 Rice Program, designed to provide affordable rice to Filipino families amid rising…

Romualdez sees further easing of inflation; House eyes lower power rates

SPEAKER Ferdinand Martin G. Romualdez on Friday said he is confident that the Marcos administration, together with Congress, principally the House of Representatives, could further ease inflation. The leader of…

PBBM’s marching order to Education Secretary Angara: Take care of teachers

A FEW days after naming Sen. Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara as the new Education Secretary, President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. gave his latest marching order for the Department of Education…

Romualdez assures PBBM of House support PAFFF program

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Romualdez orders probe on criminal activities involving POGO operators

IN response to recent alarming reports of criminal activities associated with illegitimate Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGOs), Speaker Ferdinand Martin G. Romualdez on Friday ordered a comprehensive congressional investigation.  This…

House, PLLO, DBM prepare for 2025 NEP turnover on July 29

PREPARATIONS are underway for the official turnover to the House of Representatives of the Fiscal Year 2025 National Expenditure Program (NEP) amounting to P6.352 trillion slated on July 29, 2024. …

Bullying ipinanawagan ni Sen. Villar na itigil

NAKIISA si Senator Cynthia Villar sa samahan ng mga magulang na nananawagang ipatigil ang bullying at bumuo ng isang ligtas at mapayapang komunidad para sa ating mga anak at sa…

ASF vaccine available soon in PH — DA

THE vaccine against African Swine Fever (ASF) would soon be available for commercial use in the Philippines. According to the Department of Agriculture (DA), commercial trial for the vaccines would…

Marcos orders review to streamline e-Visa system for Indian nationals

PRESAIDENT Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. ordered a study to determine how the government can provide seamless e-visa transaction for Indian nationals. Faster e-visa processing for Indian nationals would help boost…

Plano ng gobyerno sa AI pinamamadali ni Sen. Villanueva

NANAWAGAN si Senador Joel Villanueva sa Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA), at iba pang ahensiya ng gobyerno na madaliin ang kahandaan at kakayahang…

House in final stages of preps for SONA 2024

HOUSE of Representatives (HRep) Secretary General Reginald Velasco on Tuesday declared that the HRep is ready to host the third State of the Nation Address (SONA) of President Ferdinand R.…

Approval of P6.352-T 2025 national budget tops House priority

THE approval of the P6.352-trillion 2025 national budget will be the top priority of the House of Representatives in the next session of Congress, Speaker Ferdinand Martin G. Romualdez said…

Toxic watchdog lauds FDA, QCHD for swift action vs shops selling Mercury-added skin lightening products

TOXIC watchdog BAN Toxics today commended the Quezon City Health Department (QCHD) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its recent operation against the sale of mercury-added skin whitening creams…

Pope Francis sends greetings to PBBM, Filipinos

POPE Francis sent his greetings on Tuesday to President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. and the Filipinos to reconnect with the Philippines more than nine years after his visit to the…

Resolusyon na mapabilang sa Philhealth coverage ang makabagong makina para sa mga dialysis patient isinulong sa kamara

NAGHAIN ng resolusyon nitong Martes si House Deputy Majority Leader at ACT- CIS partylist Rep. Erwin T. Tulfo kasama ang apat pang mambabatas na humihikayat sa Philippine Health Insurance Corp.…

House panel takes up bills expanding state universities in provinces

THE House Committee on Higher and Technical Education chaired by Baguio City Rep. Mark Go convened on Monday to deliberate on House measures seeking to enhance access to higher education…

Lawmaker urges PAGCOR to disclose list of all legitimate POGOs

VETERAN lawmaker Robert Ace Barbers urges PAGCOR Chairman Alejandro Tengco to disclose the names of the legitimate POGOs given licenses and accreditation by the regulatory agency.  At the same time,…

PAF gallant embodiment of Filipino freedom – PBBM

PRESIDENT Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. on Monday saluted the men and women of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) for their courage as they embody the “Filipinos’ enduring spirit of freedom.”…

Romualdez: House to ensure AFP’s modernization; welfare programs fully funded in budget

Philippine Air Force (PAF) fighter jet targets an enemy camp site in a simulated scenario inside the Basa Air Base in Floridablanca, Pampanga Monday morning (July 1, 2024). President Ferdinand…

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