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Survey shows 55% of Filipinos support government cooperation with ICC probe

A recent survey by OCTA Research revealed that over half of Filipino adults are in favor of the government cooperating with the International Criminal Court’s (ICC) investigation into killings under the Duterte administration’s “war on drugs.” The poll, conducted from December 10 to 14, found that 55% of adults support the government’s cooperation with the […]

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Seeking Disability Support Funding for Persons with Disabilities: How It Operates

A new bill has been filed in the House of Representatives aimed at establishing a Disability Support Fund to benefit persons with disabilities (PWDs) during the 19th Congress. The measure, embodied in OFW Party-list Rep. Marissa “Del Mar” Magsino’s House Bill (HB) No.9828, proposes the creation of the Disability Support Fund under the National Council

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22 retired generals confirm their support for PBBM to Romualdez

Retired Generals Reaffirm Support for President Marcos Administration A group of retired military generals has rejected allegations that they are supporting moves to destabilize the administration of President Marcos. This reassurance was given to Speaker Martin Romualdez during a meeting on Monday at the House of Representatives. The meeting, facilitated by several military associations, was

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Former lawmaker maintains that constitutional amendments through People’s Initiative are legally grounded as proposal gains support from Albay mayors

Former Congressman Refutes Albay Representative’s Claims on People’s Initiative for Charter Change In a recent statement, former Ako Bicol Party-list Rep. Alfredo Garbin Jr. challenged Albay 1st district Rep. Edcel Lagman’s assertion that Charter change (Cha-cha) through People’s Initiative (PI) does not have a “compliant implementing law.” Garbin, a former nominee of Ako Bicol Party-list

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Show your support for the endlessly charming Gehlee Dangca as she dazzles in South Korea’s ‘Universe Ticket’

Filipina contestant, Gehlee Dangca, shines on SBS’s “Universe Ticket” K-pop audition program Gehlee Dangca, a proud Filipino contestant, is making waves on the stage of SBS’s groundbreaking audition variety program, “Universe Ticket.” The show, which premiered on Nov. 18, has taken the K-pop scene by storm, offering 82 aspiring idols the chance to battle it

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Alan Cayetano promises to support transport groups in navigating government’s modernization program

Senator Alan Peter Cayetano Vows to Address Concerns of Struggling Transport Groups In a press conference held on November 25 in Baguio City, Senator Alan Peter Cayetano expressed his commitment to addressing the concerns of transport groups struggling to comply with the government’s proposed modernization program. Cayetano acknowledged the difficulties faced by drivers in modernizing

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European Parliament and Council support extension of EU-GSP+ for the Philippines

The European Parliament and Council have supported the EU Commission’s proposal to extend the existing EU-Generalized System of Preferences for the Philippines to four years. The GSP+ provides the Philippines zero tariffs on over 6,000 export items. Trade and Industry Secretary, Alfredo E. Pascual, made the announcement at the Pilipinas Conference 2023. Pascual revealed the

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Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and Boston Center for Youth and Families (BCYF) join forces to support and strengthen MSMEs

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and the Benita & Catalino Yap Foundation (BCYF) have joined forces to boost innovation and entrepreneurship in the micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) sector in the Philippines. The two organizations signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) on Tuesday, Nov 21, solidifying their commitment to supporting the growth

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Philippines leads in remote work hubs, urges stronger support for freelance workers

Senator Christopher “Bong” Go advocates for more support for freelance workers as the Philippines becomes one of the top remote work hubs in the world based on a recent independent international economic organization study. Go emphasized the importance of remote work and freelancing in providing economic opportunities for Filipinos. He is pushing for the passage

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