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OFFICIAL: List of 2017 Philippine Holidays

Planning a long vacation? Or just wondering when’s the next holiday so you can have your rest day? Here’s a list of the Regular Holidays, Special non-working days, and Special Holidays in the Philippines for the year 2017 broken down by month. (You might also be

The alleged Billions of the Binays (from AMLC report)

Citing a report from the Anti-Money Laundering Council (AMLC), the Philippine Daily Inquirer reported today that “a total of Php11 billion” had been recorded in the bank and investment accounts of Vice President Jejomar Binay, his alleged dummies, and his son Makati City Mayor Jejomar

Binay to spend P260 million on Christmas giveaways in Makati?

Vote-buying or genuine public service in Makati? Last October 16, 2014 the Makati City government conducted pre-bidding conferences for four (4) projects that will supply items to be given out as Christmas giveaways in the coming December. Nothing wrong with giving Christmas gifts per se,

(2015) Dates of Philippine holidays, 10 long weekends

It’s here! The official list of Regular Holidays, Special non-working days, and Special Holidays for the year 2015 has been announced. (Click here if you’re looking for the list of Philippine holidays in 2016!) Start planning your vacations because you’ve got ten (10) long weekends next

Calamity loan for SSS, GSIS members

Eligible members of the Social Security System (SSS) and the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) who were affected by typhoon Glenda may now avail of a calamity relief package from these institutions.