RA 11037 Free Meals At Public Schools

RA 11037, the law which provides free meals  at public schools has been passed. This is aligned to President Duterte’s earlier vow to provide a “comfortable life” for all Filipinos.   RA 11037 is also known as Masustansyang Pagkain Para Sa Batang Pilipino Act.   Sen. Bam Aquino, lauds the passage of the law.   The law will establish… Read More »

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International Plastic Bag Free Day 2018

International Plastic Bag Free Day 2018 was celebrated in the Philippines on July 3, 2018.   The Philippines’ Department of Natural Resources (DENR) advises households to  segregate their trash given that a large amount of garbage comes from them.   Individuals can do their part by bringing reusable bags like bayong or canvass bags when shopping.   International… Read More »

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Comelec Voter Registration Announced

The Comelec voter registration kicked off yesterday July 2, 2018! This round of voter registration will run for 3 months, until September 29, 2018.   Please go to your local COMELEC office to register, from Mondays to Saturdays, 8 AM to 5 PM. Bring any valid ID.   The announced comelec voter registration is for the upcoming May… Read More »

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This Year’s Program For Nutrition Month In The Philippines

What is the program for Nutrition Month 2018 in the Philippines?   July is the Nutrition month in the Philippines.   Nutrition Month is a yearly campaign held every July to create greater awareness among Filipinos on the importance of nutrition.   This year’s theme encourages development of food gardens among families and in communities, schools, government offices,… Read More »

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Do they speak Spanish in the Philippines?

Do they speak Spanish in the Philippines? This is the question I often times read in various forums.   Filipinos no longer speaks Spanish.   Filipino and English are the official languages of the Philippines and these are recognized by the Philippine Constitution, the highest law in the Philippines. Today coincidentally is the Philippine-Spanish friendship day.   Philippine-Spanish… Read More »

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