Seniors get P266-M social pension cash aid in Caraga
A total of 113,176 indigent senior beneficiaries have already been provided with social pension as of September this year by the Department of Social Welfare and Development in Caraga (DSWD-13). Over PHP266 million has also been released to the same senior citizens within the period, DSWD-13 said, adding that the grant for poor senior citizens… (0 comment)

LTO extends registration validity for vehicles affected by community quarantine
In consideration of the present situation brought about by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, the Land Transportation Office (LTO) has moved to further extend the validity of registration for motor vehicles. To recall, the LTO has previously issued an order to implement non-collection of penalties for late registration of motor vehicles and renewal of… (0 comment)

DSWD assists more LSIs in NCR
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) continues its provision of assistance to locally stranded individuals (LSIs) in Metro Manila. On June 17, through the DSWD Field Office National Capital Region (FO-NCR), the Department provided financial assistance, under the Assistance to Individuals in Crisis Situation (AICS) program, to approximately 500 LSIs in Pier 4,… (0 comment)

The Department of Social Welfare and Development on Tuesday said it has started coordinating with various local government units (LGUs) for the distribution of the Social Amelioration Package to help Filipinos during the coronavirus crisis. DSWD spokesperson Irene Dumlao said they started with the profiling using the social amelioration card, and LGUs are set to… (0 comment)

Customs-NAIA destroys 20 tons of unsafe forfeited goods
Customs officials at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) on November 21, 2019, destroyed 20 tons of goods in Trece Martires, Cavite. In a statement, Port of NAIA district collector Carmelita Talusan said the condemnation proceeding is part of the Bureau of Customs’ (BOC) efforts to decongest their storage facilities. It is also in line… (0 comment)

OWWA assures assistance to OFWs in sea tragedy
The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) is ready to extend assistance to an overseas Filipino worker (OFW) who perished in the maritime incident off Iloilo Strait over the weekend. This was the assurance given by Regional Director Wilfreda L. Misterio of OWWA Western Visayas when she visited the wake of Claire Faith Segovia at the… (0 comment)