Facebook will acquire the technology and some of the team members behind Source3, which develops technology to detect intellectual property shared by others without permission from the original content holders
Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol says the farm-to-market road program should get at least P20 billion in the 2018 budget
'We should always assume that the disaster [management] office or the local [government] will not be able to respond immediately [after an earthquake],' a disaster management officer says
The organizers of the #MMShakeDrill specifically timed the first day of the exercise on July 14, a payday Friday, based on the 'worst case scenario' simulation
The Department of Budget and Management says funds for the rehabilitation and reconstruction of Marawi City will be released following a multi-year scheme
If asked about disaster preparedness, would you give an answer worthy of the crown or a response that would induce a facepalm?
Philippine prisons are now 589% overcrowded, according to latest data from the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology
Typhoon season is underway in the Philippines, and some officials warn the funds for handling calamities may not be enough
'They are not clear yet as to how much subsidy there will be: partial or complete, and who will be eligible. Until they clarify, we will not collect any amount from students,' says UP Diliman Chancellor Michael Tan
How can you lend money and manage those who owe you?
State-run PSALM requests regulatory approval to pass on to consumers the National Power Corporation's P3.7-billion debt
Agos uses technology for disaster preparedness and to save lives during natural disasters
Infrastructure spending rises by 31.4% in May 2017 alone, the highest since November 2016
Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu says this move is consistent with the President's directive to fast-track the issuance of government permits and licenses
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'They were arrested during screening of the returnees at the border town of Banki by security personnel,' an official says
An 'urgent nudge email' sent to contractor Artelia UK from the Kensington and Chelsea tenant management organisation (KCTMO), which runs the tower block on behalf of the local council, says 'we need good costs' for council deputy leader Rock Feilding-Mellen
Only 4 out of the city's 182 barangays maintain a materials recovery facility, which is required under the Ecological Solid Waste Management Act
According to a Metropolitan Manila Development Authority report, the increase in trash cost taxpayers P1.84 billion in tipping fees
Filipino students planning to enroll in Information Technology and Management programs are encouraged to apply for the scholarship
A Barlig town local finds Choi Sungkyu, 56, in a thickly forested area in Latang village, Mountain Province
More than 100,000 students stand to benefit from the program funded by the 2016 budget of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Fund
The old district jail in Ubay town used to pack 168 inmates in a space meant for only 23 people
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says the attacks took place at about 8:45 pm (1945 GMT) on Sunday close to the Dalori camp at Kofa village, near the Borno state capital Maiduguri
Philippine jails have a total holding capacity of only 20,746, but now accommodate 126,946 inmates
After 3 years of research, VSU turns over high resolution maps and data in CDs to representatives of local government units in the 5 provinces of Region 8
The NDRRMC awards several local government units and private groups for their outstanding efforts in disaster management and humanitarian response
A total of 58 awards will be given to individuals and groups from various sectors in the 18th Gawad Kalasag National Awarding Ceremony
Candon City in Ilocos Sur goes against the Philippines' local and international commitments to shift farmers away from tobacco to alternative crops and livelihood
Tobacco farmers in Sta Cruz, Ilocos Sur, say their local government uses its share in excise taxes on cigarettes in funding non-tobacco farming projects
The Department of Budget and Management says the drop is mainly due to the absence of big-ticket expenditures in the military's modernization program, which are set for later in the year
The Commission on Audit says spending money to fix fully depreciated vehicles is 'both excessive and unnecessary'
5 detainees – wanted for different crimes – escape the Naujan town jail
At least 50 men break into two prisons in the evening of the clash between the Maute group and government forces in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur
The UP NOAH Center under the UP-RI will offer reports for cities and municipalities to help them manage their ecological vulnerabilities
Equipped from head to toe, Juan Handa is prepared for disasters
The former official revives the 2015 proposal of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology to solve the problem of jail congestion in the National Capital Region
Former president now Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada says a joint task force should be 'ready to carry out, in a moment's notice all the aspects of crisis management' whenever needed
350 young men and women, including the son of the country's top cop, enter the Philippine National Police Academy
The new evidence supposedly points to the liabilities of Aquino and the Liberal Party
Jonas Gaffud, Pia's manager, says he and Filipino businesswoman Kathelyn Dupaya already smoothed over the issue. Dupaya apologized over the misunderstanding.
Yuchengco, who also served as Philippine ambassador, took the family insurance business and turned it into a financial powerhouse
Rescuers are still searching for two more missing persons in Carmen, where 73 houses were washed out due to nonstop rains
The Knowledge Co-Creation Program is part of JICA’s development cooperation with the Philippines
(UPDATED) President Rodrigo Duterte orders the DBM and the DND to expedite the early release of pension credentials for fiscal years 2008 to 2013, amounting to P6.421 billion
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Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno says he will not cave in to blackmails of immigration officers who have skipped work, creating long lines at the airports