latest from Manila Local News
CONSUMER confidence continued to improve for the fourth quarter of this year, with the overall confidence index (CI) hitting a new all-time high of 9.2 percent from 2.5 percent in the third quarter, the central bank said Friday, December 9.Read more
PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Friday asked the New People’s Army (NPA) to stop bombing transmission towers.
Duterte made the call at the groundbreaking of the Pulanai 10.6 megawatts (MW) hydroelectric power plant in Valencia, Bukidnon.Read more
IN PREPARATION for the upcoming Miss Universe 2017 pageant in the Philippines, the Duterte administration guaranteed on Friday (December 9) that “strict and elaborate” security measures are underway to ensure that the most-awaited event will comeRead more
WITH more than half of last year’s fireworks-related injuries coming from the National Capital Region (NCR), the Department of Health (DOH) is urging Metro Manila mayors to consider organizing community fireworks display activities in the forthcomRead more
MALACAÑANG brushed aside on Friday the filing of complaints against President Rodrigo Duterte by self-confessed hitman Edgar Matobato before the Office of the Ombudsman.Read more