PIA Updates

Latest news and updates from National Capital Region.

Makati residents can get civil documents for free from Feb 22 to 24

MAKATI CITY, Feb.22 (PIA) -- From February 22 to 24, Makati residents will be able to get civil documents for free.   The City Civil Registration Office (CCRO) has waived fees for the processing and release of certified true copies of… Read More

Defense deputy leads simple rites to commemorate EDSA at LNB

TAGUIG CITY,  Feb.22 (PIA) – Department of National Defense Undersecretary Cardozo M. Luna led this morning’s wreath laying rites at the Libingan ng mga Bayani to commemorate the 31st anniversary of the People Power… Read More

FDA lists fake cosmetic products; warns public of health hazards

MANILA, Feb. 22 (PIA) – The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warns public anew of “unnotified” or fake cosmetic products being sold in the local market. FDA issued advisories concerning the proliferation of these… Read More

16 MakSci Math wizards earn Youth Excellence in Science Medal of DOST

MAKATI CITY, Feb. 21 (PIA) -- Sixteen students from the Makati Science High School (MakSci) have received the prestigious Youth Excellence in Science (YES) medal from the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in an awarding ceremony held… Read More

DOE moves to ensure viability of e-vehicles charging stations

TAGUIG CITY,  Feb 21 (PIA)—The Department of Energy  (DOE) took steps ensure the viability and safety of e-vehicle charging stations in gasoline stations.   IN a statement, Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi cited the importance… Read More

1.8-M students set to take career test

PASIG CITY, Feb. 21 (PIA) – About 1.8 million Grade 9 students from public and private schools nationwide will take the National Career Assessment Examination (NCAE) on March 1 and 2, 2017, a statement said.   The… Read More

COMELEC to senior high school students: Register to vote, attend #KEBS lecture

MANILA, Feb. 21 (PIA)—The Commission on Elections’ Education and Information Department (EID) is urging senior high school students to attend its voter education lecture series which already had five sessions since it was piloted last… Read More