National Day Celebration Boosts Local Vendors’ Income in Brunei

Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei - The annual National Day celebration offers local vendors a prime opportunity to enhance their income through the sale of food and beverages. The gathering of the public around the Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium in Bera...

Grand Assembly Prioritizes Participants’ Welfare with Royal Brunei Culinary

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Brunei — The organizers of Brunei Darussalam's National Day Grand Assembly have placed a significant emphasis on the welfare of student participants, prioritizing their comfort and well-being throughout the event. According to ...

Philippines to Enhance Water and Sanitation Services in Bicol with P93...

Manila, Philippines - The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) has allocated PHP 93 million to support water supply and sanitation projects in seven local government units (LGUs) within the Bicol region through the Support and Assistance Fund to ...

Bacolod City Ends Pork Import Ban to Meet Demand and Boost...

Bacolod City, Philippines - Mayor Alfredo Abelardo Benitez has officially lifted the ban on the entry of live pigs, pork, and pork products from other parts of the Philippines into Bacolod City. According to Philippines News Agency, EO 09-2024 aims...

CSC Urges Flexible Work Arrangements to Mitigate NCR Traffic Woes

MANILA, Philippines — In a bid to alleviate the traffic congestion plaguing Metro Manila, the Civil Service Commission (CSC) has called on government agencies within the National Capital Region (NCR) to implement flexible working arrangements (FWAs). ...

Philippines Advocates for Peace in Ukraine on Second Anniversary of Russian...

Manila, Philippines - As the conflict between Russia and Ukraine enters its second year, the Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has reiterated its call for peace in the region. According to Philippines News Agency, the Philippines remai...

Japan Praises Philippine Initiatives to Enhance Investment Climate

TAGUIG, Philippines — Japan has commended the Philippines for its initiatives aimed at bolstering the investment and business landscape, fostering optimism for increased Japanese engagement in the country. At the Japan National Day reception held in T...

Antique Province to Resume Construction of PHP1 Billion Government Center

SAN JOSE DE BUENAVISTA, Philippines — The ambitious plan to construct a PHP1 billion government center in Antique Province is set to proceed without hindrance, following the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) 6 (Western Visayas)'s decision to reject ...

Albay Anticipates Rain Showers and Potential Weather Hazards

LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines — The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) has issued a weather bulletin forecasting cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorms across the Bicol Region, which i...

DOH Warns Against Use of Injectable Glutathione for Skin Whitening

Manila, Philippines - The Department of Health (DOH) has officially stated its stance against the use of injectable glutathione for skin whitening purposes. According to Philippines News Agency, the DOH emphasized that the Food and Drug Administrat...

Department of Agriculture to Aid El Niño-hit Farmers with Crop Support

Manila, Philippines - The Department of Agriculture (DA) has announced plans to distribute vegetable seeds and planting materials for high-value crops that require minimal water to farmers in regions severely impacted by the El Niño phenomenon. Acc...

Bruneians Showcase Patriotic Spirit at National Day Celebration

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Brunei — The National Day Celebration in Brunei Darussalam was a vibrant display of patriotism, as people and residents across all walks of life gathered to express their unity and national pride. The event served as a vital demon...

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