In a heartwarming display of her passion for education, Las Piñas Congresswoman Camille Villar recently led a storytelling session with children at Fatima Subdivision in Barangay Zapote, Las Piñas. The event was part of Villar’s “Handog Karunungan” book donation initiative, aimed at nurturing young minds through the gift of books and other school supplies to local child development centers.
During a recent House Committee on Appropriations hearing to discuss the proposed Department of Health (DOH) budget for 2024, Hon. Angelica Natasha Co of the BHW Partylist and Vice Chairperson of the House Committee on Health expressed that there is a need to double-time on increasing HPV immunization coverage in the country to protect girls and women from cervical cancer.
The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), under the leadership of Commissioner Romeo D. Lumagui, Jr., issued Revenue Regulations (RR) No. 7-2023 to amend certain provisions of RR Nos. 17-2011 and 2-2022 in relation to the implementation of the “Personal Equity and Retirement Account (PERA) Act of 2008”.
The City Government of Mandaluyong has begun the distribution of school supplies and uniforms for current and incoming public school students. The turnover ceremony was held at the City Hall Executive Building and led by Mayor Ben Abalos, Vice Mayor Menchie Abalos, and Mandaluyong Schools Division Office (SDO) Superintendent Dr. Aurelio Alfonso.
Chief Justice Alexander G. Gesmundo (third from right in main photo) receives a Plaque of Appreciation for his participation at the 104th Rotary Club of Manila Induction and Handover Ceremony of Officers and Directors from Rotary Club of Manila President and former Department of the Interior and Local Government Secretary Rafael M. Alunan III on Monday, August 14, 2023, at the Dignitaries Lounge of the Supreme Court of the Philippines.
The Commission on Audit was awarded the two highest Gender and Development Transformation & Institutionalization through Mainstreaming of Programs, Agenda, Linkages & Advocacies (GADtimpala) 2023 Awards conferred by the Philippine Commission on Women at the awards ceremony held at the Samsung Hall, SM Aura, Taguig City on August 14, 2023.