Filipino Community
International

Filipino Community in Brazil, commemorates 120th Philippine Independence Day

The Filipino Community in Brasilia, Brazil gathered in a flag raising ceremony headed by Philippine Ambassador to Brazil, Ambassador Marichu Mauro to commemorate the Philippines’ 120th Independence Day. During the ceremony, Mauro shared a brief but meaningful message to the Filipino community here in Brasilia and reminded the Filipinos in brazil to be always proud Read More

Smartmatic
Metro

House Minority, threatens COMELEC of no 2019 budget if Smartmatic stays

House Minority Leader Danilo Suarez and Deputy Minority Leader and Buhay RepresentativeLito Atienza warned on that they will move to reject the 2019 budget of the Commission on Elections (COMELEC)  if Smartmatic will continue as it’s Vote-Counting Machines (VCMS) provider. During a press conference in Quezon City, Suarez and Atienza once again criticized the alleged Read More

country
National

1.4 million students, to benefit from Free Higher Education Law this school year

Students all over the country will now benefit from the full implementation of RA 10931 or The Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education Act. President Rodrigo Duterte witnessed the signing of the agreement between the Comission on Higher Education (CHED) and owners of State Universities and Colleges (SUCS) and Local Universities and Colleges (LUCS) in Read More