The water level at Angat Dam reached the 180-meter minimum operating level Monday after weeks of rains brought by tropical cyclones and the southwest monsoon.
Stressing that President Rodrigo Duterte is committed to raising the South China Sea arbitral ruling with his Chinese counterpart, Malacañang said the president can raise any issue with Beijing.
A low pressure area expected to develop into the country's 10th tropical cyclone this year, entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility early Monday morning.
While the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) is a revenue-generating agency, a key leader of the House of Representatives maintained that it does not need to be “exempt” from taxes imposed by the national government.
Men of the cloth and those from academe should also be included in the board that reviews the conduct of inmates inside New Bilibid Prison, and should not be limited to those from the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor), an administration lawmaker proposed.
The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) said workers who opt to work today will receive double pay, reminding employers to give proper holiday compensation.
The Department of Agriculture is allocating funds for emergency loan assistance to farmers affected by Tropical Storm Ineng as damage to agriculture and infrastructure has risen to P292 million.
The Department of Budget and Management–approved P6.2-billion budget for the newly created Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development (DHSUD) will definitely take its toll on the mass housing projects of the Duterte administration, an official warned.
A recent report on the latest trends in social media revealed that the Philippines spends the most time on social media globally.
On the eve of National Heroes Day, a solon announced he wants to rename the Armed Forces headquarters after Antonio Luna.