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All Filipinos can enroll for national ID by mid-2020

Sep 02, 2019 - 9:25 PM

The Philippine Statistics Authority says it is on track to have all 107 million Filipinos registered in the Philippine Identification System by mid-2022


Gov't to start 6-month test of national ID system in 2018

Oct 29, 2018 - 1:05 PM

By the end of 2018, one million unconditional cash transfer beneficiaries will be asked to register for a PhilSys ID. The Philippine Statistics Authority also introduces the national ID system logo.

Gov’t urges 'hackers ng bayan' to help shore up PH cybersecurity

Sep 28, 2018 - 5:40 PM

The first project involves making PhilSys, the government's national ID system, more secure

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Data privacy, rights groups urge PSA to delay approval of national ID system IRR

Sep 27, 2018 - 4:30 PM

The groups call on the Philippine Statistics Authority to extend the period for public consultations for the implementing rules and regulations of the Philippine Identification System

Gov’t to launch national ID by December

Aug 24, 2018 - 4:47 PM

Select residents of the National Capital Region, Calabarzon and Cordillera Administrative Region will be the first to get their hands on the national ID

PILOT. National Statistician Liza Grace Bersales says they plan to launch the national ID system by December. Photo from NEDA


Ayala-Aboitiz consortium bids for national ID system

Aug 14, 2018 - 4:40 PM

Ayala Corporation, AC Infrastructure, Aboitiz InfraCapital, and Unisys Philippines aim to design and develop the infrastructure for the national ID system


PSA sees all Filipinos with national IDs in 3 to 5 years

Aug 08, 2018 - 2:22 PM

National Statistician Lisa Bersales says by 2019 some 25 million Filipinos and registered aliens will be enrolled into the Philippine Identification System

National ID law: Here's the law, plus quick summary

Aug 08, 2018 - 12:02 PM

The Philippine Identification System will record every instance you use your national ID or number in a transaction, aside from any modification of personal information

Big majority of Filipinos support national ID system – SWS

Aug 08, 2018 - 10:01 AM

Based on the Social Weather Stations survey results, 3 in 5 Filipinos believe that a national ID system will be helpful to them

Duterte signs national ID system law

Aug 06, 2018 - 4:35 PM

Filipinos will soon be asked to register with the Philippine ID System in order to get their national ID. Lawmakers give assurances that privacy rights and data will be protected.

Duterte to sign national ID system bill into law

Aug 05, 2018 - 9:30 PM

The national ID system in the Philippines has been the center of debate concerning privacy and data security

'Record history' casts cloud of doubt on Philippine national ID system

Jun 12, 2018 - 4:33 PM

(UPDATED) Privacy experts warn that maintaining a record history in what could otherwise be a beneficial identification system may pave the way for 'dataveillance'

NCCP opposes National ID system: No More IDs, please

Jun 08, 2018 - 4:41 PM

The National Council of Churches in the Philippines urges lawmakers to ‘be more attuned to responding to the people’s needs'

AGAINST ID SYSTEM. National Council of Churches in the Philippines show disapproval of the proposed ID system through statement. Photo courtesy of National Council of Churches in the Philippines

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MARITIME DISPUTE. A ship of the China Coast Guard near Scarborough Shoal, September 3, 2016. File photo from the Philippine Department of National Defense

What you need to know about the Philippine national ID system

Jun 07, 2018 - 10:50 AM

(UPDATED) Proponents say the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys) can help improve the delivery of government services but experts worry about its implications on privacy

NPC to mitigate data privacy risk concerning national ID system

May 28, 2018 - 7:47 PM

The commission promises to ensure that other government agencies adhere to the Data Privacy Act when handling or processing personal data

LIBORO. The National Privacy Commission chief Raymund Liboro speaks to the press at the 1st National Data Privacy Conference. Photo from National Privacy Commission