President Aquino leads commemoration of 115th Founding Anniversary of Department of Public Works and Highways

MANILA, June 20 (Mabuhay) — President Benigno S. Aquino III led officials and employees of the Department of Public Works and Highways in commemorating the agency’s 115th Founding Anniversary held at its main office in Manila on Thursday. In his speech, the President...

Daiana Menezes apologizes for posts

Brazilian model Daiana Menezes admitted she was just seeking attention from her husband, outgoing Cagayan de Oro Rep. Benjamin Benaldo, when she posted cryptic messages in various social networking sites recently. Menezes stressed that she was never a victim of domestic violence...

Aquino wants study on Filipino peacekeepers done before deciding to continue tours of duty

President Benigno S. Aquino III wants a study on Filipino peacekeepers’ ability to carry on with their assigned tasks abroad done before deciding whether to recall or allow them to continue with their respective tours of duty.The President said in a press briefing after...

REMINDER: Invitation to The Mango Bride Reading and Reception on June 27, 6:30 pm

Kindly be reminded that the reading and reception of The Mango Bride with author Marivi Soliven, Grand Prize Winner – 2011 Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature, will take place at the Romulo Hall of the Philippine Embassy on June 27, 2013 at 6:30 p.m.  You are cordially...

Message from Ambassador Cuisia on the ACGTDT

Dear Kababayan, Magandang araw po sa inyong lahat! I wish to make a final appeal to parties who may be interested in taking part in the 8th Ambassadors, Consuls General and Tourism Directors Tour (ACGTDT).  In this Tour, I will lead a group of Filipinos and Americans to the...

Government says it has three-pronged approach to address flooding

The government said it is already working on a master plan containing a three-pronged approach to solve the annual flooding and traffic congestion problems particularly in Metro Manila in the long term. In a press conference in Malacanang on Wednesday, Public Works and Highways...