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Lorenzana contests 2018 IEP peace index report

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana assailed an international study that ranked Philippines as the second least peaceful country in the Asia-Pacific Region, describing it “not fair.” "I don't think the study...

OWWA, Facebook eye to train 1,500 OFWs

The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) and social media giant Facebook will start giving overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) training programs on staying safe online and expanding their businesses next month. This,...

On Filipino Migrants Workers Day, DFA Cites Gains in Protecting Filipinos Overseas

Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter S. Cayetano  hailed the more than 10 million overseas Filipinos and assured them that the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) will continue to be...

Duterte’s ConCom to submit federal charter on July 9

The 22-member Consultative Committee (Concom) will submit the draft of a new federal charter to President Rodrigo Duterte on July 9, two weeks before he delivers his third State...

DFA to launch ePayment Portal

In a bid to provide convenience and to lessen no-show appointments, the Department of Foreign Affairs(DFA) will simultaneously launch its ePayment Portal, starting this week in its Aseana Office. The...

Duterte’s South Korea visit nets $4.85B investment, 58K jobs for Filipinos

President Rodrigo Duterte’s 3-day trip to South Korea brought home a total of $4.858 billion in investment that could generate 58,000 jobs for Filipinos, an official said. Trade Secretary Ramon...