PIA Updates

Latest news and updates from National Capital Region.

MMDA sets guidelines, advisories for the 2017 ASEAN Summit

MAKATI, April 27 (PIA)—The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has issued guidelines and advisories for the public in view of the 2017 Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit that started Tuesday (April 26) and will… Read More

DTI to entreps: Continue the entrepreneural revolution

MAKATI, April 27 (PIA)--Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary Ramon Lopez encouraged more than 150 existing and aspiring entrepreneurs to continue the entrepreneurial revolution in the country, during the launching program of the Kapatid… Read More

DOLE issues pay rules for April 28 special non-working day in Metro Manila

MANILA, April 27 (PIA)--The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) issued yesterday Labor Advisory No. 4, series of 2017 or the Payment of Wages for the Special Non-Working Day on April 28, 2017, as the country hosts the summit of the Association… Read More

PH Perrmanent Rep chairs ASEAN Member States’ Permanent Representatives

  The ASEAN Member States’ Permanent Representatives to ASEAN in the iconic ASEAN pose during the meeting of the Committee of Permanent Representatives (CPR) to ASEAN. (L-R) H.E. Amb Shariffah Norhana Syed Mustaffa… Read More

DTI chief urges biz managers to take part in PH growth story

MAKATI, April 27 (PIA)Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon Lopez urged business managers to continue taking part in the Philippines’ growth story, as the country experiences industry resurgence, giving trade and investment a full… Read More

Pasig City launches 2nd batch of SPES Program

PASIG CITY, April 26 (PIA) – The city government of Pasig recently launched its second batch Special Program for the Employment of Students or SPES for this year.   Some 500 in-school youth participated during the launching held… Read More

Makati mayor hails 3,370 graduates of UMak Senior High

MAKATI, April 25 (PIA)--Mayor Abby Binay congratulated some 3,370 graduates comprising the fourth batch of graduates produced by the Higher School ng UMak (HSU) during their commencement exercises last Thursday at the University of Makati… Read More