NTC ordered to penalize ISPs enabling online child sexual abuse

MANILA, Jan 12 (Mabuhay)– Malacañang has directed the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) to immediately impose sanctions on internet service providers (ISPs) that allow their platforms to be used for online child exploitation. In a virtual press briefing on...

DSWD reiterates appeal for increased vigilance vs human traffickers

MANILA, Sept. 5 (Mabuhay) – The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), co-chair of the Inter-Agency Council Against Trafficking (IACAT), reiterated its appeal for increased vigilance against human trafficking. In a statement issued Thursday, the DSWD stressed that...

Aquino administration vows to strengthen efforts to fight human trafficking

The Aquino administration assured that it will continue to strengthen its effort to fight human trafficking after the United States’ Department of State and other countries have recognized the high level of commitment of the Philippine government to eradicate the crime. Deputy...