PACC commends Andanar in gov’t anti-corruption drive

MANILA – The Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) on Wednesday commended Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Martin Andanar for his contributions in the anti-corruption drive of President Rodrigo R. Duterte. In its commendation, the PACC lauded Andanar for “valuable contribution and unfailing assistance to the PACC in the pursuit of its mandate to weed out … Read More

#WalangPasok: Palace declares March 20 ‘special non-working holiday’ in San Fernando City, La Union

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union – Malacañang announce that March 20 is a special non-working holiday to mark the celebration of its Cityhood Anniversary. “Whereas, on 20 March 2019, Wednesday, the City of San Fernando, Province be given full opportunity to celebrate and participate in the occasion with appropriate ceremonies,” Proclamation No.686 read. Executive Secretary … Read More

US travel firm names Boracay among best beaches in Asia

MANILA— Boracay’s White Beach was named the ninth best beach in Asia in TripAdvisor’s 2019 Travelers’ Choice Award. The recognition came following the island resort’s reopening after it went through a six-month intensive rehabilitation last year. The award named 24 other beaches in Asia’s Bests category with the Radhanagar Beach of Havelock Island in India … Read More

Malacañang condoles with family of OFW executed in Saudi Arabia

MANILA — Malacañang on Thursday offered sympathies to the family of the 39-year-old Filipino household service worker who was executed for murder in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday. “I would like to express our condolences to the bereaved family of the OFW who has been executed,” Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said in a Palace briefing. Panelo described … Read More