Saturday, April 17, 2021
 

William B. Depasupil

Manila bridge to be completed this year

THE Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has given its assurance that the China-funded Binondo-Intramuros Bridge would be finished on time despite the...

PDLs next on vaccine priority list – DoJ

PRISONERS or persons deprived of liberty (PDLs) will be next on the government’s priority list of individuals to be inoculated with Covid jabs, according...

Smuggled cigarettes intercepted

MORE than P10 million worth of smuggled cigarettes was seized by the Bureau of Customs-Port of Zamboanga (BoC-Zamboanga) as the bureau intensified its campaign...

PH has most number of child baptisms

THE Philippines, the lone Catholic country in Asia, topped the Vatican’s list of countries with the highest number of baptized young children or those...

Tourism sector workers to get cash aid from DOLE

ALMOST 400,000 workers in the tourism sector displaced by the Covid-19 pandemic will each receive P5,000 cash aid from the Department of Labor and...

Comelec suspends voter registration

The registration of voters remains suspended in the National Capital Region (NCR) and the provinces of Bulacan, Rizal, Cavite and Laguna, as well as...

Voter registration suspended in NCR plus bubble, 3 other areas

VOTER registration remains suspended in the National Capital Region (NCR) plus 4 bubble; Santiago City in Isabela and the provinces of Abra and Quirino...

BoC-BIR team to inspect petroleum products

A joint Bureau of Customs-Bureau of Internal Revenue (BoC-BIR) team will begin this month field testing enforcement activities on all petroleum products to determine compliance...

Revilla’s former aide dies of stroke in Bilibid

LAWYER Richard Cambe, convicted former chief of staff of Sen. Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr., has died from a stroke inside the New Bilibid Prison,...

Restricted aliens may be allowed entry to PH

Foreign nationals from countries classified as “restricted” may be allowed entry into the country on emergency or humanitarian grounds, a Bureau of Immigration (BI) official said...

Trump’s top diplomat joins Fox News

Donald Trump's top diplomat Mike Pompeo has been hired to appear on Fox News as a "contributor," the conservative cable news channel said Thursday. "I...

Duterte honors selfless Covid-19 frontliners on Day of Valor

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte paid tribute to healthcare workers and other frontliners battling the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic, as the country commemorates Araw ng...

‘No strings attached’ to China’s vaccine donations — Lorenzana

THERE are no strings attached to China's donation of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines such as the Philippines giving up its sovereign rights to...

Security forces search Myanmar protest district room by room

YANGON: People barricaded in a Yangon neighborhood overnight said on Tuesday that Myanmar security forces searched their homes room by room for anti-coup protesters,...

Royal family says Harry, Meghan racism charges ‘concerning’

LONDON: Buckingham Palace said Tuesday that allegations of racism made earlier this week by Prince Harry and Meghan were “concerning" and would be addressed...