Category Archives: Government

Panaghiusa Festival

  Panaghiusa Festival is a convergence of DSWD’s programs and services.   Panaghiusa in Cebuano means solidarity.   The festival aims to showcase the positive impact in the lives of partner-beneficiaries through their success stories and their livelihood products.   The activities on this occasion is geared toward increasing public awareness on DSWD programs, services and accomplishments. (mb)… Read More »

Free College in Iloilo

  Because of RA 10931, tuition and miscellaneous fees are now free in state universities and colleges in Iloilo.   State Universities and Colleges in Iloilo: UP Visayas West Visayas State University Iloilo State College of fisheries Iloilo Science and Technology University Northern Iloilo Polytechnic State College Iloilo City Community College Passi City College

Official DFA Website enumerating passport requirements

DFA has reminded the public that the official DFA website enumerating passport requirements are: Enumerations found in other websites are unofficial, incomplete or inaccurate.   NO APPOINTMENT IS NEEDED for the following: SENIOR CITIZEN and one (1) travel companion PERSON WITH DISABILITY (PWDs) and one (1) travel companion SOLO PARENT and his/her minor children PREGNANT… Read More »

Philippines and China Bilateral Relations

  Chinese President Xi Jinping is currently undertaking a state visit to the Philippines, from 20 to 21 November 2018.   Here are some fast facts on the bilateral relations between the Philippines and the People’s Republic of China: DFA On June 1975, Philippines and People’s Republic of China established formal bilateral relations China’s official country name is… Read More »