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'[China's] seizing control of the South China Sea is but the maritime step in a much larger strategic goal: dominating Asia by 2050'
'Friends help each other in times of need, or as I’ve heard here, the weight becomes lighter when we help each other – Ang mabigat ay gumagaan, kapag nagtutulungan'
Sunsparks proves it remains the team to beat in the Mobile Legends scene by making quick work of Aether Main
This comes after private schools raised concerns over the 'non-negotiable' requirements that, according to them, were finalized without any public consultation
A Department of Education official tells a Senate panel that so far, 300,000 of the country's 800,000 public school teachers have been trained for distance learning, with just two months left before the opening of classes
'DepEd policies for their back-to-school program [are] anti-poor. The education department assumes that all students are capable of teaching themselves at home,' says ACT Teachers Representative France Castro
'Where will the private schools get the financial wherewithal to fund the 'non-negotiable' minimum requirements?' asks the Coordinating Council of Private Educational Associations
Chairman Prospero de Vera III, however, says CHED is 'crafting guidelines for possible limited face-to-face classes in low risk MGCQ areas' as part of flexible learning approach
Through the Mask4AllPH project of Bayanihan Musikahan, communities are empowered to establish and manage their own production hubs of face masks to provide sustainable livelihood opportunities for their residents
'Come July 1, 2020, voter registration will finally resume. That opens up another avenue where we could put our privilege to good use.'
Health Secretary Francisco Duque III and Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque supposedly 'did not like' Dr Tony Leachon's social media criticisms about the government's coronavirus response
The senator's pet project hits a roadblock as the government decides to prioritize the return of stranded OFWs, students, tourists, and workers
Certainly, the Filipino people do not deserve this. This only means that we have a long struggle ahead of us.
We have thousands of George Floyds. But they’re abused not because of the color of their skin as much as because of where and how they live.
(UPDATED) The United States welcomes the suspension, which will last for an initial period of 6 months
In a finals rematch of last season, Sunsparks reasserts its mastery over Onic PH to become the first team to win back-to-back MPL PH crowns
Charo Soriano, Alyssa Valdez, and Aby Maraño lead a fundraising variety show to help volleyball personnel amid the sports shutdown
Several Filipino scientists formerly based abroad lend their expertise as the Philippines seeks a better understanding of the coronavirus pandemic
Through the civic engagement group Tabang PH, a fundraising initiative was organized to produce alternative personal protective equipment for frontliners and other vulnerable groups
Researchers say data show ECQ had 'gains' that must be sustained until mass testing and contact tracing are scaled up
'As everything Chinese, POGOs, along with their breeder, should have been held off at the first instance — held off, pandemic or no pandemic, at a social distance of no less than the entire breadth of the West Philippine Sea'
Among the demands listed in the petition is the distribution of essentials and vitamins to barangays and the conversion of public spaces into temporary quarantine and health centers
Better save the date – and those appetites!
'If they would like to do that, that's fine, we'll save a lot of money,' Trump tells reporters at the White House, touting his 'very good relationship' with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte
(3rd UPDATE) 'The Executive Secretary sent the message to Secretary Teddyboy Locsin and the latter signed the notice of termination as sent to the US government today,' says Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo
'Number 1, ano ang benefits na nakuha ng Pilipinas dito? What is the national interest at stake in these agreements?' says Senator Aquilino Pimentel III on some questions to be taken up at the planned hearing
(UPDATED) The new motorcycle taxi provider already has 6,500 bikers onboard and ready to hit the roads
The national government will handle all the data gathered by the surveillance system project, says Interior Secretary Eduardo Año
'The first memory is really just the perfect memory. I'm so happy that I was able to make it with my Filipino fans,' Lee Seung-gi says during the Manila stop of his Asia fan meeting tour
'Right now it feels like someone declared open house for strangers to make this country their home – without ground rules,' asserts Chinese-Filipino Anna Gamboa
Get a chance to be one of the young designer-entrepreneurs who will take part in the Designer Mentorship Program
BGC's Elephant Grounds cafe is what brunch dreams are made of!
While an international agreement cites instances when a country can allow another to fish in its waters, the Philippine Constitution forbids it
Millennials PH asks the Commission on Elections to cancel Duterte Youth chairman Ronald Cardema's bid for a party-list seat, citing his 'attempt to mislead, misinform, or hide the fact that he is ineligible'
'The project is all about enhancing the skills of the youth to be employed,' says Philippine Business for Education Chair Ramon del Rosario
Search and tweets on migrating are both up, as soon as partial and unofficial election results were released on May 13
PRESS RELEASE: Following Cagayan de Oro, YouthWorks PH will also hold a series of recruitment activities in Metro Manila, Cebu, Zamboanga, Iloilo, General Santos, and Davao
Children in Metro Manila may now learn about road safety, waste management, and public safety in a fun manner with Sesame Street characters
(UPDATED) Vice President Leni Robredo questions the 'special treatment' given to China by the Philippine government
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana says the objective of the review of the treaty is to either 'maintain it, strengthen it, or scrap it'
If elected senator, how will the former Marine captain prove that he can be the soldier of every Filipino?
The 2019 activities include cooperation and security consultations between Philippine and Russian defense officials, and reciprocal visits of delegations and observers for military training activities
Get ready for a different kind of gaming experience
'This is not the first massacre of farmers in Philippine history. Filipino farmers have long fought for genuine agrarian reforms... They ask for land, not bullets.'
Marilen Dañguilan, a medical doctor trained in policymaking, launches her book 'The RH Bill Story: Contentions and Compromises'
'We don’t want to turn it into a circus of supporters,' the Commission on Elections says of the filing of certificates of candidacy from October 11 to 17
All in all, the Comelec expects the number of registered voters to total approximately 60 to 61 million
'In my humble view, the ideal approach is for China to think of itself as the Big Uncle to many nephews in the family,' says Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo
Motorcycle groups are protesting against ‘unfair’ policies by the government