49 min ago
Pedro Tabag Subaste, 78
Pedro died Nov. 29, 2013 at Harrison Hospital Bremerton. He was born on Aug. 1, 1935 in Tarlac, Philippines to Eugenio and Demetria Subaste.
18 hrs ago
Which DPWH contractors are top taxpayers?
MANILA, Philippines The Bureau of Internal Revenue is keeping a close eye on tax payments of top contractors of the Department of Public Works and Highways which did projects with the government agency from 2002 to 2013.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Philippine village named after Gangneung
Gangneung city officials and Philippine residents pose in a ceremony to name their village "Pine City Gangneung" in Indang, Philippines, Saturday.
1 dead, 26 hurt in NLEx mishap
MANILA A man died in an accident at a portion of North Luzon Expressway in Pulilan, Bulacan before noon Monday.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
DOTC: No delays in bidding for LRT-1 Cavite extension
MANILA, Philippines The Department of Transportation and Communications on Monday said it is expediting the bidding process for the Light Rail Transit Line 1 Cavite Extension Project amid reports of delays in the process.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Review of approved reclamation projects sought
EXTENT of effects on people and the environment should be the consideration in approving reclamation projects, Senator Cynthia Villar said Sunday.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
P24-M rice for survivors held
THE Bureau of Customs Port of Cebu is investigating a shipment of rice worth P23.9 million that arrived in Cebu from Manila that is said to be for distribution to Yolanda survivors in Isabel, Leyte.
The National Sandigan Foundation of the Philippines will mark the Feast of the Immaculate Conception on December 8 with a thanksgiving mass and a show to benefit four Mother Teresa Centers in the country.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
PH to host 1st Asia Pacific Drive Tourism conference
The Philippines will be hosting the first Asia Pacific Drive Tourism Conference and Exhibition on January 30 to February 2, 2014 at the Subic Bay Exhibition and Convention Center.
Gun holders use fake addresses to secure license
Over 70,000 gun holders secured licenses from the Philippine National Police using fake addresses, it was learned yesterday.
Viray: MVP Personifies the Pampangue o
"The first part of my journey begins with my family. My Lola started as a public school teacher in Pampanga and Tarlac, rising thru the ranks to become superintendent of public schools and eventually Secretary of Education.
Brother Efren is easy to find. Trace the curve of Manila Bay south, past the skyscrapers, through the urban sprawl.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Luzon newsbits for November 27, 2013
Olongapo City, Zambales - An unidentified woman was burned to death after a fire razed one of the cottages at the Halfmoon Beach Resort in Baranggay Lower Kalaklan, here last Sunday, a belated police report said yesterday.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Aetas, farmers oppose Clark Green City project
The fight of Aetas and farmers against the Clark Green City project of the Bases Conversion Development Authority has received support from various people's organizations.
Tantingco: The City and the University
A COMMON name and a common patron saint are not the only things that Holy University and Angeles City share.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
New components of LRT-1 Cavite extension to cost P5-B
MANILA, Philippines The Department of Transportation and Communications said on Monday that additional components for the Light Rail Transit Line 1 Cavite Extension Project will cost another P5 billion.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Parts of Cavite experience power outage
Areas of Alfonso, Amadeo, Dasmarinas, General Aguinaldo, General Trias, Magallanes, Maragondon, Naic, Novelta, Silang, Tanza and Ternate are now experiencing rotating power interruptions.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Rallying round to help survivors of the typhoon
Blockley Primary School pupils with supplies for the Philippines. From left, Max Spodofora, Marcus Houston, Alice Brown, Danielle Cook and Oscar Thirlway.
NEDA Board OKs MRT-7, LRT extension projects
MANILA, Philippines The National Economic and Development Authority Board approved on Thursday seven major infrastructure projects worth an estimated P184.2 billion.
BIR shuts 2 Quiapo trading stores for tax evasion
The Bureau of Internal Revenue on Thursday ordered the closure of two Quiapo-based trading establishments, allegedly owned by an unnamed Chinese national, over alleged failure to file income tax and VAT payments.