More than a year after the effectivity of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) law, the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) has finally released the implementing rules and regulations on the imposition of excise taxes on non-essential cosmetic procedures.
Several groups are pressing the government to make public the contract it has entered into with China on the Kaliwa Dam project.
Chinese officials led by President Xi Jinping are being accused of committing crimes against humanity before the International Criminal Court over Beijing’s dredging activities in the South China Sea.
Senatorial candidate and Maguindanao leader Dong Mangudadatu is taking the challenge of breaking the barriers between Christians and Muslims for the sake of cultural unity.
The House of Representatives and the Senate will send negotiators to a meeting on Monday to try to break their deadlock over the proposed 2019 national budget, the enactment of which is now delayed by nearly three months.
The government yesterday created an inter-agency council to curb illegal online gambling, the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. (Pagcor) said.
To increase male involvement in family planning, the Commission on Population (PopCom) will introduce no-scalpel vasectomy (NSV) among men in uniform, particularly the police and military.
The Philippines has climbed two notches in the latest World Happiness Report released by the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN).
President Duterte announced the "permanent" termination of peace talks with the communists.
In acting on the Ombudsman’s appeal, the CA stood pat its earlier ruling that the doctrine applies on the case, “notwithstanding the approval of the aforementioned DVs as these pertained to payment of services contracted during his prior term.”