PH sends delegates to the 67th session of UN Commission on the Status of Women in New York
Nakisa ang delegasyon ng Pilipinas sa pagdiriwang ng International Women's Day sa United Nations (UN) headquarters sa New York City. Pinanguhan ni Ambassador Antonio Lagdameo ang delegasyon ng Pilipinas. Nilahukan din ito ng mga lider at tagapagtaguyod mula sa iba't ibang panig ng mundo, kung saan tinalakay ang mga isyu na nakaaapekto sa mga kababaihan at mga batang babae, lalo na sa larangang digital gender equality.
President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. led the launching Monday of the commemorative coin set for the 125th anniversary of the Philippine Independence and Nationhood (APIN) in Malacañang.
President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. today appointed lawyer Gilberto C. Teodoro Jr. as Secretary of the Department of National Defense (DND) and Dr. Teodoro J. Herbosa as Secretary of the Department of Health (DOH).
Secretary Cheloy E. Velicaria-Garafil swore in Ms. Analisa Vicente Puod as the new Acting General Manager and Member of the Board of Directors of the People’s Television Network, Inc.
Presidential Communications Office Secretary Cheloy E. Velicaria-Garafil swore in Ms. Analisa Vicente Puod as the new Acting General Manager and Member, Representing the Private Sector and Broadcast Industry, Board of Directors of the People’s Television Network, Inc.
NEDA approves TPLEX Extension project, other initiatives supporting PH’s economic and social transformation
The National Economic and Development Authority Board (NEDA) Board, chaired by President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr., approved on Friday some government projects and initiatives that will support the attainment of the country’s overall goal of genuine economic and social transformation.
President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. on Friday led the National Launch of the eGov PH Super App and the National Information and Communication Technology Month Kick-off Ceremony in Malacañang, saying that the government must facilitate the rapid development of the country’s interconnectivity infrastructure and digitalization to boost the economy and fight corruption.
President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. fully supports the Paleng-QR Ph Plus Initiative and wants government agencies to educate Filipinos on the use of e-wallet and other digital payment apps to prop up economic activities, particularly with the inclusion of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs).
President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. wanted all agricultural lands in the country to undergo geomapping to establish soil maps for specific agricultural products to ensure increased yield and improve farmers’ income. Marcos issued the order during a meeting with the Philippine Rice Industry Stakeholders Movement (PRISM) in Malacañang on Wednesday.
The Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) is seeking partnerships with Philippine companies for energy development and has also expressed interest in the newly-passed Maharlika Investment Fund (MIF).
President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. disclosed on Wednesday that his administration is pushing for more digitalized transactions in all government agencies including that of the local government units (LGUs) to provide seamless and accurate service to the Filipino people.