A Makati City official on Friday said that the decision to recall an ambulance unit previously assigned to Barangay Comembo was in compliance with the conditions stated in the Deed of Donation executed by the Department of Health (DOH) with the city in September 2021.
Mayor Abigail Binay, stressing that Makati City has both the political will and resources to continue providing the essential needs of students, on Wednesday urged Vice President and Education Secretary Sara Duterte to resolve the issue on the management and administration of three public schools located in two EMBO barangays, which are now under Taguig’s jurisdiction.
Makati City’s investment in innovative and inclusive learning interventions before and during the pandemic paid off following the recent “exceptional” performance of Benigno Ninoy Aquino High School (BNAHS) in the 2022 Program for International Student Assessment (PISA).
The Philippine National Red Cross (PRC) reported that a two-month-old boy and a three-year-old girl were rescued from a landfill site Friday in Barangay Masar, Maco, Davao de Oro, two days following a massive landslide that struck the village Tuesday night.
THE call to shut down low-performing teacher education institutions (TEIs) floated anew as the Senate Committee on Basic Education probed the recent outcome of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development’s 2022 Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) on Wednesday.
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MAKATI City Mayor Mar-len Abigail “Abby” S. Binay announced last Sunday that all 23 barangays of the city this year are getting an additional P10-million share each from the city’s basic real property tax (RPT) collection, following the transfer of the 10 ‘Embo’ (Enlisted Men’s Barrio) barangays to Taguig.
Philippine Red Cross (PRC) Chairman and CEO, Richard Gordon expressed concern Wednesday over the diminishing number of doctors and nurses in hospitals amid the rising number medical practitioners opting to leave the country for better employment and pay in foreign lands.
Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (Tesda) Secretary/Director General Suharto T. Mangudadatu, noting the recent rise in cybersecurity threats and data breaches, underscored the need to hone more Filipino workers with information and communications technology (ICT), skills particularly when it comes to cybersecurity.
While admitting that only 69 percent of schools nationwide have access to Internet connectivity with most limited only to faculty rooms, Vice President and Education Secretary Sara Duterte launched the implementation of Department of Education’s (DepEd) Digital Education 2028 (DigiEd 2028).
To enhance public safety response and embrace sustainable mobility, five Hyundai IONIQ 5 electric cars were turned over to Makati City’s Public Safety Department (PSD).
Interior and Local Government Secretary Benjamin Abalos Jr., Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development (DHSUD) Secretary Jose Acuzar, Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) acting Chairman Romando Artes, San Juan City Mayor Francis Zamora and representatives of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) on Monday conducted an ocular inspection along the banks of the San Juan River in Barangay Batis, San Juan City to determine the scope of the MMDA’s “Neighborhood Upgrading (NU) Project: Beautification of San Juan River Easements.”
IN a bid to achieve a marked improvement among learners, schools started to implement “Catch up Fridays” on Friday, January 12, with a focus on “Drop Everything and Read” (DEAR), the Department of Education (DepEd) said.
Philippine Red Cross (PRC) Chairman and CEO Richard Gordon on Wednesday reported that the humanitarian organization provided medical care for some 800 injured devotees during their four-day operation for the Feast of the Black Nazarene.
THE Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) on Sunday night announced that the theatrical run of its 10 movie entries is extended until January 14.
THE Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has collected a total of 25.52 truckloads of trash from selected areas across the 17 local government units in Metro Manila as part of its participation in government’s clean-up drive held over the weekend.
FOLLOWING Makati City’s “abrupt” closure of the eight health centers in the Embo (Enlisted Men’s Barrio) area, the city government of Taguig has ensured that health services will continue in these barangays.
AMID the expected influx of devotees at Quiapo Church and Quirino Grandstand, the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) issued safety reminders and tips for traditional Traslacion from January 7 to January 9.