First Filipino Executive Director of ASEANAPOL

PCOL David Martinez Vinluan of the Philippine National Police (PNP) is the new Executive Director of the ASEANAPOL Secretariat effective 11 January 2024, becoming the first Filipino to hold the position since ASEANAPOL was founded in 1981. You may want to read: The First Licensed Pharmacist in the Philippines First Waterworks of Manila

Automatic Income Classification of Local Government Units Act

The Automatic Income Classification of Local Government Units Act is now a law! R.A 11964 The Automatic Income Classification of Local Government Units Act Under RA 11964, the Secretary of Finance will have the authority to adjust the income brackets according to the actual growth rate of the annual regular income from the last income … Read more

Carmen de Luna

Remembering the legacy of Carmen de Luna In most histories in the Philippines, men are tediously studied and mentioned with their illustrious lives gracing the pages of many a history book. However, many Filipinas were able to equate or even prove themselves better than men, in the course of their lives. One of them is … Read more

The Philippines and Antigua and Barbuda

The Republic of the Philippines and Antigua and Barbuda celebrate 13 years of formal diplomatic relations today, July 16! The two countries established diplomatic relations on July 16, 2010. Common Ground Both Barbuda in Antigua and Barbuda and Sta. Cruz Island, Zamboanga in the Philippines, is known for its pink sand beaches. There are 53 … Read more

Dr. Ramon Gustilo

Dr. Ramon Gustilo is a well-known academic and orthopedic surgeon. He was a pioneer in musculoskeletal infection research and treatment recommendations. His extensive orthopedic research prepared the basis for his successful work as an innovative surgeon. He created surgical instruments, fracture fixation devices, and implants for the benefit of the Filipinos. In 1992, Dr. Ramon … Read more