DOH and DENR recognize Manila Water Lab Services

The Department of Health (DOH) Metro Manila Center for Health Development has recently approved the renewal of Manila Water Laboratory Services’ laboratory accreditation until 2022. With this accreditation, the DOH aims to maintain the quality of drinking water fit for public consumption in compliance with the Philippine National Standards for Drinking Water (PNSDW). The accreditation…

Atty. Maria Anthonette C. Velasco-Allones named TPB’s new COO

The Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) Philippines, the marketing and promotions arm of the Department of Tourism (DOT), warmly welcomes its new Chief Operating Officer (COO), Atty. Maria Anthonette C. Velasco-Allones. A Career Executive Service Officer since 2010, Atty. Velasco-Allones brings her extensive civil service management expertise to TPB. Prior to her appointment, she served as…

Parokya Ni Edgar, Sponge Cola, Gloc-9, Shanti Dope, Ex-Battalion leads Chinese New Year Countdown 2020 Street Party

Get ready for the biggest celebration to kick off the Year of the Rat! The Office of the Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso, in cooperation with the Filipino-Chinese General Chamber of Commerce Inc. (FCGCCI), and Manila Chinatown Development Council is holding several activities to celebrate the new year. Join the Chinese New Year Countdown 2020…

Tourism Promotions Board Philippines achieves ISO 9001:2015 re-accreditation

The Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) Philippines once again proves its commitment towards the continuous improvement of its management systems by successfully maintaining its ISO 9001:2015 certification. The audit performed by the Certification International Philippines, Inc. showed that the quality management systems in place at TPB has seen remarkable improvements and discovered no non-conformities in the…

Bongabong, the hidden treasure of Oriental Mindoro

Considered as one of the biggest islands of the Philippines, the island of Mindoro is a couple of hours away from the Port of Batangas. The province gained popularity for its long stretch of white beaches in Puerto Galera and the mystical Mount Halcon. But there are still a lot of wonderful places to explore…

Mayor Isko Moreno shares ideals with the future generation

Manila City Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso imparts his vision of leadership and social responsibility to students of the Far Eastern University (FEU) in a forum entitled, “A Talk with Our Mayor.” “Every person, as part of the community, has responsibilities to uphold. One of them is to reflect on our outlook towards the government…