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Aquino says ‘inclusiveness’ remains government’s guiding principle in efforts to help typhoon survivors

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno S. Aquino III on Wednesday said “inclusiveness” will remain as government’s guiding principle in its efforts to help the survivors of super Typhoon “Yolanda” recover from the disaster. President Aquino witnessed the signing of the memorandum...
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Aquino signs P2.265-T ‘pork-less’ budget for 2014

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – With more than a week before the end of the year, President Benigno Aquino III on Friday signed the P2.265-trillion budget for 2014 sans the controversial Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF). At a ceremony in Malacañang, Aquino signed the 2014 General...
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Don’t let PHL become a ‘forgotten crisis’: UN chief

MANILA (AFP) – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on donor nations Sunday to ramp up aid to typhoon-battered Philippines as it grapples with a funding shortfall on the long road to recovery. “We must not allow this to be another forgotten crisis,” Ban told...
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President Aquino welcomes Myanmar President Thein Sein in Malacanang Palace

MANILA, Dec 5 (Mabuhay) –President Benigno S. Aquino III welcomed President Thein Sein of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar during arrival honors in Malacañang Palace on Thursday. A 21-gun salute was rendered in honor of the visiting head of state during the playing of...
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Nancy to DILG: Consult my dad about housing

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Sen. Nancy Binay on Tuesday urged the Department of the Interior and Local Government to consult with the National Housing Authority about providing shelter to informal settlers. In a statement, Binay twitted the DILG for getting a P1 billion fund for...
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PNP cadaver recovery team continues efforts in Yolanda-hit areas

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Philippine National Police is still on full-operation mode in disaster-hit areas after Typhoon Yolanda brought wide devastation in the Visayas region, PNP Chief Director General Alan Purisima said on Saturday. “The Cadaver Recovery Team of PNP Special...
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Fault finders should shift their attention in helping the needy, Visayan solon say

MANILA, Nov. 14 (Mabuhay) – Every Filipino should rally behind the Aquino government’s effort to provide relief for survivors and restore normalcy in areas pummeled by monster typhoon “Yolanda,” Iloilo Rep. Gerry Trenas said on Thursday as he urged fault finders to dismiss...
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First World Vision relief flight with blankets, tarps to arrive in Manila Monday

Staff struggle to reach far-flung villages as roads, bridges washed away MANILA –World Vision’s first relief flight loaded with critical emergency supplies will arrive in Manila Monday. The Lufthansa flight includes 5,000 blankets and 3,000 tarpaulins (plastic sheets) that...
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Comelec gives generator sets as power source in Yolanda-hit areas

MANILA, Nov 11 (Mabuhay) — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has provided generator sets and batteries to provinces affected by super typhoon Yolanda. Comelec chief Sixto Brillantes Jr. tweeted that the poll body released generator sets and batteries to the National...
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All systems go for Kapamilya Run in Burbank, CA on Oct 5

ABS CBN Foundation International, TFC, AARP, Island Pacific & GoldMed Card team up for historic multi-city One Run, One Philippines  Redwood City, CA (September 16, 2013) – Joined together by “Mga Kuwento ng Kasiyahan(Stories of Joy): The Grand Kapamilya Weekend” – an event...
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