SMOKING BAN. President Rodrigo Duterte has signed the executive order (EO) 26 that prohibits smoking in all public places nationwide.
EUROPEAN UNION. Malacañang on Thursday expressed confidence that the Philippines can stand on its own after its pronouncement that the country will now refuse any aid from European Union (EU).
HIV. A number of people took to the Capitol social hall yesterday, armed with candles and ribbons, to pay solemn tribute to the men and women whose lives were wracked by HIV in the 34th International Aids Candlelight Memorial.