December 2, 2021, 8:24 am

Teachers want P1,000 Internet allowance

An organization of teachers urged the government to provide teachers with an additional Internet or communication allowance for distance learning this upcoming...

LGU officials to explain ECQ violations – DILG

The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) revealed that three governors and two mayors got show-cause orders for the alleged breach...
Business owners look into getting employees vaccinated | The MiNT

Business owners look into getting employees vaccinated

Presidential Adviser for Entrepreneurship Jose Ma. Concepcion III notes most companies persuade their employees to avail of the vaccines.

Delay in cash aid for fallen med workers due to COVID-19 irks Duterte

President Rodrigo Duterte has given officials a June 9-deadline to assist qualified health workers who have been infected with COVID-19 and the...

Transport group calls for 100% resumption of jeepney operations

Transport group Piston held a protest in front of the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) asking for the return of...
Another lockdown will risk economic recovery—BSP | The MiNT

Another lockdown will risk economic recovery—BSP

The BSP is ready to adjust policy settings as needed, adding that the risks to inflation appeared balanced...

DOLE suspends application for cash assistance for formal workers

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) announced Thursday afternoon that it will no longer accept applications for financial assistance for formal...
LCC, Globe present Lab on Resilient Public Health Systems | The MiNT

LCC, Globe present Lab on Resilient Public Health Systems

Their insights are expected to provide important information and solutions that could help cities enhance their public health systems...
PH has highest loss in working hours in SE Asia—ILO | The MiNT

PH has highest loss in working hours in SE Asia—ILO

The Philippines was among the countries which had the longest and strictest quarantine measures to curb the spread of COVID-19 which began...
Govt's running debt balance: ₱11.166T | The MiNT

Govt’s running debt balance: ₱11.166T

The Government‘s debt balance comprises 71.1 percent domestic borrowings and 28.9 percent external borrowings.
PhilHealth told to settle dues, process claims efficiently | The MiNT

PhilHealth told to settle dues, process claims efficiently

Any more delay in the payment of PhilHealth's obligations is untenable as the pandemic rages on. The PhilHealth's seeming uncooperative...
Cab drivers want to be included in ₱1B fuel subsidy as PUJs | The MiNT

Cab drivers want to be included in ₱1B fuel subsidy as PUJs

The fuel subsidy would be directly distributed to some 85,000 beneficiaries with valid and existing PPP cards issued by the LandBank...

DILG chief warns arrest vs ECQ violators

Department of Interior Local Government Secretary Eduardo Año warned that those who continue to violate the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) rules will...

380K private school students transfer to public schools

Around 380,000 students have transferred from private schools to public schools for the upcoming school year amid the COVID-19 crisis, according to...
Govt urged to completely shoulder swab tests for returning Pinoys | The MiNT

Govt urged to completely shoulder swab tests for returning Pinoys

People are already financially burdened by the pandemic and requiring them to shell out hard-earned money for testing is unwarranted.
Comelec tackles CoC concerns before deadline | The MiNT

Comelec tackles CoC concerns before deadline

“Filipinos love going on the last day...they may flock to the offices to withdraw since personal appearance is a requirement”...

‘Do some soul-searching,’ Binay tells Duque

Senator Nancy Binay advised Department of Health (DOH) Secretary Francisco Duque III to do some "soul searching" to see if he is...

CHED releases P6-billion Tertiary Education Subsidy

The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) announced the release of P6-billion Tertiary Education Subsidy (TES) grants to 292,438 students in public and...

EcoWaste urges DILG to allow LGUs give hazard pay to garbage collectors

The Department of the Interior and Local Government should authorize the use of the Development Fund by local government units to pay for...

Face shields now required in commercial establishments

Apart from wearing a face mask, the use of a face shield is now necessary for those who are entering commercial places...

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