Fair weather seen as 2 tropical cyclones exit PAR

MANILA – Most parts of the country will “fair weather” as two tropical cyclones continue to move away outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR), the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said on Sunday.In its 4 a.m…. Read More


Comelec urges barangay, SK voters to register starting Monday

MANILA – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Saturday reminded Filipinos eligible to vote in the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) polls in December to go to their local poll body offices and sign up beginning next week.In an advisory posted on its Facebook page, the Comelec said the… Read More

COVID-19: 154,237,449 vaccine doses administered nationwide

70.8M Filipinos fully vaccinated, 15M with 1st booster

The Philippines has already administered 154,237,449 doses of the coronavirus disease 2019 vaccine nationwide, with 70,853,659 Filipinos receiving complete coronavirus primary series and 15,017,716 getting their first booster doses, National Vaccination Operations Center (NVOC) said… Read More

PH eyes integration of Covid-19 vax into routine immunization

 July 2, 2022, 6:11 pm

MANILA – The Philippine government is looking to include the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccine in the routine immunization to ramp up inoculation in certain areas with low jab uptake.”During this transition period, the National Covid-19 Vaccination Operations Center (NVOC) and… Read More

All regions achieve over 45% vaccine coverage for seniors

 July 2, 2022, 6:05 pm

MANILA – All 17 regions in the country have vaccinated at least 45 percent of their senior citizens against the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), the Department of Health (DOH) said Saturday.Citing the latest report from the National Vaccination Operations Center, the DOH said in a… Read More

SHFC holds Annual Stockholders’ Meeting

KEEP THINGS ON TRACK. #DHSUD Secretary Eduardo Del Rosario stresses this in his message as he presided over the Social Housing Finance Corporation‘s Annual Stockholders’ Meeting in Taguig City on Tuesday.

The key shelter agency’s significant milestones under the Duterte administration, as well as its notable policies and programs benefitting the underprivileged, were among the key items discussed at the forum.

Secretary Del Rosario urged housing stakeholders to remain united, ensure consistency in the delivery of shelter-related assistance to Filipino families and always abide by protocols in implementing housing projects.

The housing czar subsequently graced SHFC’s Board Meeting, wherein he was briefed on various ongoing resettlement projects nationwide, as well as on plans and measures related to management.

SHFC officials, led by President Arnolfo Ricardo Cabling, and other senior officials and representatives from key stakeholders, were in attendance at the forum.