Activists vowed to greet United States President Donald Trump with a series of protest actions once he arrive in the Philippines for the East Asia Summit on November 10.
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The Philippines slipped from 7th to 10th place on the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Global Gender Gap index 2017 was to be blamed on government’s economic policies with Filipino women earning less compared to men by large amount, a women’s group said Friday, November 3.
The Office of the Ombudsman has found probable cause to file graft charges against former Butuan City Ferdinand Amante, Jr. and two other former officials for issuing a permit to a non-compliant business establishment in Butuan City.
A government employee was arrested by agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in a buy-bust operation on Tuesday, October 31.
Around 1,300 residents with hearing impairments in Davao City will soon receive free hearing aids from Starkey Hearing Foundation, the Davao City Information Office announced on Thursday, November 2.
President Rodrigo Duterte said he will never instigate a probe into the alleged corruption and drug links of his son Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte and son-in-law lawyer Manases Carpio.
A global media watchdog has ranked the Philippines the fifth country where media killers remain scot-free and killings remain unresolved because of the government’s foot-dragging.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday, Nov. 2, named the Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC) chairperson Eduardo del Rosario as the new head of Task Force Bangon Marawi.
Tagum City was awarded as this year’s grand slam winner for being a Consistent Regional Outstanding Winner in Nutrition (CROWN) on the implementation of the local government’s nutrition programs, it was learned on Monday, October 30.
A human rights group said Tuesday, October 31, that the Duterte administration continues to intensify its attacks against human rights defenders under the counter-insurgency program “Oplan Kapayapaan.”