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OPENING CEREMONY OF THE 30TH SEA GAMES AT THE PHIL ARENA BRINGS WAVES OF EXCITEMENT AND PRIDE
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OPENING CEREMONY OF THE 30TH SEA GAMES AT THE PHIL ARENA BRINGS WAVES OF EXCITEMENT AND PRIDE

2019 November 30: Not only did the ceremonial Opening of the 30th Southeast Asian Games show the power of a cultural splendour, but it invited absolutely everyone to come out and help celebrate the unity, sportsmanship, and spirit of oneness. The iconic Philippine Arena, an exceptional venue with a seating capacity of 55,000, hosted 11...

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Duterte insists right to order vaping ban

MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday justified his imposition of a total ban on vaping nationwide, saying he is merely wielding his power to protect the public from health risks. Duterte, in an interview with CNN Philippines, said he had to order the prohibition against vaping devices simply because these are “another form of cigarettes”...

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Duterte vows to pursue policies to protect women from violence

MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday vowed to pursue more measures to protect women and children from harassment or discrimination as he joined the nation in the observance of the National Consciousness Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. In his official message, Duterte recognized how the full implementation of the Violence Against Women...

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Philippines’ Department of Science and Technology (DOST) hopes to open up 13K scholarship slots in 2020

ICYMI: MANILA – Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Secretary Fortunato dela Pena on Monday said he is hoping to increase the agency’s scholars to at least 13,000 in 2020 after a big number of students took the scholarship exam last October. “Eleven thousand at the least, but hopefully we could open 12,000 to 13,000 slots...

Over 1K Bulacan cops to be deployed for Philippines 30th Southeast Asian Games (SEAG) opening
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Over 1K Bulacan cops to be deployed for Philippines 30th Southeast Asian Games (SEAG) opening

A total of 1,083 police personnel in this province will be deployed for the opening of the 30th Southeast Asian Games (SEAG) at the Philippine Arena, Ciudad de Victoria in Bocaue town this November 30. Col. Chito Bersaluna, provincial director of the Bulacan Police Provincial Office and commander for Bulacan Cluster of Task Force Central...