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Duterte fires PIA chief Harold Clavite

Sep 01, 2019 - 8:15 PM

(UPDATED) Philippine Information Agency chief Harold Clavite is told by Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea that President Rodrigo Duterte has accepted his resignation, yet he says he did not resign

PIA feeds Bacolod journalists interview questions for Bong Go

Oct 27, 2018 - 6:10 PM

The Philippine Information Agency’s support for the activities of a non-government official, especially one running for senator, goes against its stated functions

FAST FACTS: What's in the PCOO budget?

Feb 14, 2018 - 2:53 PM

PCOO's funds in the national budget include those for attached agencies such as the Philippine Information Agency, RTVM, and the National Printing Office

FAST FACTS: Burning PH flags

Sep 27, 2014 - 9:00 AM

This practice is in compliance with Republic Act 8491 which states that worn out flags should be solemnly burned to avoid misuse or desecration

Do undocumented Filipinos in US qualify for TPS?

Sep 22, 2014 - 5:29 PM

The Philippines says the US has to look at the conditions very carefully to consider whether the Philippines qualifies for immigration relief through a temporary protected status

CONSULTING IMMIGRANTS. Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario will meet with Filipino-Americans to discuss US immigration relief. File photo by Luong Thai Linh/EPA

Aquino to agencies: Shun mediocrity

Mar 20, 2014 - 2:48 PM

President Benigno Aquino III recognizes 5 organizations from the private and public sector for their contribution to the country s competitiveness

#YolandaPH: At least 3,099 families evacuated in Masbate

Nov 08, 2013 - 9:52 PM

Storm warning signals are lowered to No 2; 1 casualty reported due to electrocution

Facebook photos lead to dismissal of gov't official

Jul 04, 2012 - 8:09 AM

The state run Philippine Information Agency sacks one of its managers after it discovered on Facebook that he went on AWOL to party in Boracay