The Comprehensive Reform and Development Agenda is an attempt to secure the future of the region. Conflict and corruption, however, are getting in the way.
The list includes demands that Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, and Egypt want met to end a diplomatic and trade 'blockade' of Qatar
The changes in the High Court come amid highly controversial issues awaiting decision
Tests conducted by the Food Development Center on alleged fake rice samples have yielded negative results
After Bong Revilla's plunder trial, Jinggoy Estrada is next, to be followed by former representative Edgar Valdez
Eid'l Fitr or the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan falls on Monday, June 26
(UPDATED) P4,000 in cash will also be provided to each family to help them start a new life in Marawi
The former senator's absence comes as a surprise to the Sandiganbayan 1st Division, with Associate Justice Geraldine Faith Econg saying it is 'highly irregular' they were not informed ahead of time
In these formal or informal areas, women and children can feel safe – free from violence, trauma, and threats
The administration's aim is not only to build homes for the poor but to build them within urban centers. It's a challenge on which past governments failed.
According to a Metropolitan Manila Development Authority report, the increase in trash cost taxpayers P1.84 billion in tipping fees
'At a time when terrorism is striking everywhere in the world, we cannot let the Sahel region become a new haven for terrorist organizations from the entire world,' French ambassador to the UN Francois Delattre tells the council
A Barlig town local finds Choi Sungkyu, 56, in a thickly forested area in Latang village, Mountain Province
'Tutulungan ko kayo hanggang relocation. And then, we will rehabilitate ang Marawi. Gaganda iyon ulit,' says President Rodrigo Duterte as he visits evacuees staying in Iligan City
The nominees are vying to be President Rodrigo Duterte's 3rd appointee to the Supreme Court
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The SC vacancy is for Justice Bienvenido Reyes who will retire on July 6. After Reyes, Justice Jose Mendoza will retire on August 13.
About 50 members of the NPA attacked a police station in Maasin town, Iloilo
Court Administrator Midas Marquez is applying to be the next associate justice of the High Tribunal
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(UPDATED) Muslim leaders say worshippers were specifically targeted after leaving prayers near Finsbury Park mosque in north London shortly after midnight and link the incident to a recent rise in anti-Muslim hate crime
The JBC starts interviews on Monday, June 19, for candidates vying for the post of Supreme Court Justice Bienvenido Reyes, who will retire on July 6
(UPDATED) Alleged members of the NPA attack Maasin town, less than an hour's drive away from the provincial capital
In Caloocan, 72-year-old Arturo Fabular walks for 10 hours each day to sell ice drop candy just to make ends meet
The Jungle Trail at the Puerto Princesa Underground River in Palawan not only serves as tourist site but also gives livelihood for the Tagbanuas
'But mud balls aren't the first line of defense. We need the river to be cleaned of solid waste,' says an advocate.
About 68 listed Philippine firms, including 4 Andrew Tan-led businesses, will need to sell more shares to the public if SEC hikes the minimum public float to 20%
President Rodrigo Duterte will appoint two SC justices in the next few months
The Commission on Audit says some of the toilet bowls did not go to the intended beneficiaries, while others remained in their original packaging 3 years after the project was launched
The Sandiganbayan says the ex-senator's right to access information to prove his innocence outweighs the bank secrecy law being invoked by the anti-money laundering body
P1,000 is intended for food assistance during Ramadan, while the remaining P4,000 will be for transportation and other needs
(UPDATED) The Department of Transportation redefines the much criticized 'line of sight' as it releases the new implementing rules and regulations of the Anti-Distracted Driving Act
The DSWD thanks the many groups and individuals who continue to send goods and cash to victims of the Marawi conflict
(UPDATED) The Council also introduces changes to the government-to-private importation scheme to guard against corruption
Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia says the Marawi siege and the Resorts World Manila attack will not have lasting impact on tourism and the economy as a whole
Under the Philippine Development Plan 2017-2022, PH's agriculture and mining industry cater to foreign economies while its people look for jobs abroad, according to IBON Foundation
Metro Manila Development Authority's new chairman Danilo 'Danny' Lim says he will employ a 'back to basics' approach in solving the capital region's traffic
The Philippine Development Plan 2017-2022 has a simplistic and outdated explanation of the problem with the economy, according to IBON Foundation
The clashes in Marawi City have displaced 222,108 people as of June 7, according to the DSWD
The Export-Import Bank of Korea (KEXIM) offers concessional loans and a knowledge-driven program that will enable South Korea to share its successes and failures to the Philippines
(UPDATED) In return, says Metropolitan Manila Development Authority chief Danny Lim, enforcers caught extorting from traffic violators and illegal vendors will be immediately fired
With no comprehensive, national database on road crash numbers, Rappler relied on different government agencies for data. But each dataset has its own limitations
Coron Mayor Ajerico Barracoso says the planned 400-hectare theme park and resort remains 'just a plan'
Authorities catch the suspects live-streaming sexual abuse of Filipino minors
China, Pyongyang's ally, backs the sanctions but renews its appeal for dialogue to ease tensions on the Korean peninsula
'The DSWD continues to assist the affected families both in the evacuation centers and those staying outside evacuation centers,' Social Secretary Judy Taguiwalo says
The COA says cash advances for the plans named 'Flinstone,' 'Arlim,' and 'Alkalde,' exceeded the allowable limit set under Joint Circular No. 2015-01
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