DSWD Job Vacancies For August 2019

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), being the executive body of the Philippine government whose goal is to protect the social welfare of rights of Filipinos, need assistance, too. At least every month, job vacancies open and this requires them to ask help from qualified applicants. The following DSWD job vacancies opened in […]

What is the Penalty For Underage Driving in the Philippines?

Here in the Philippines, securing a driver’s license is one of the most tedious jobs ever. Other than the fact that thousands of people flock regional and central Land Transportation (LTO) offices nationwide, having to wait for a driver’s license either non-professional or professional can be worthwhile. This is why minors or people who are […]

Guidelines for Advance Renewal of Driver’s License

The driver’s license is one of the most legitimate and effective forms of identification in the country. So, it is just imperative to ensure that your driver’s license is always valid to avoid any hints of violation; you have to renew it when it expires. Read:¬†Child Safety in Motor Vehicles Law, Signed by President Duterte […]

Duterte Signs The Community Service Act

With a lot of bills being signed into law, there are some that would greatly help the country benefit. Last August 8, 2019, President Rodrigo Duterte signed into law Republic Act (R.A.) 11362 also more commonly known as the Community Service Act. You can view the full document here. Read: Lower Electricity Cost, Signed Into […]

Duterte Signs Into Law That Declares Sept. 8 as a Special Working Holiday

Good news to students and workers! President Rodrigo Duterte signed into law Republic Act (R.A.) 11370 or also known as the Act Declaring Sept. 8 of Every Year a Special Working Holiday in the Entire Country to Commemorate the Feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary. This new law was duly signed by […]

Lower Electricity Cost, Signed Into Law by President Duterte

Many Filipinos have been dreaming of this moment; when the country will experience cheaper electricity cost. This became a reality when our dearest President Rodrigo Duterte signed Republic Act (R.A.) 11371 or also known to be the Murang Kuryente Act last August 8, 2019. R.A. 11371 or the Act reducing electricity rates by allocating a […]

Hotline 911 Calls Are Now Free; Pranksters Will be Punished

Good news to everyone: the hotline 911 calls are now free to four (4) telecommunications companies. The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) made the announcement yesterday, August 8, 2019, that outgoing calls to the Philippine government’s 911 emergency hotline are going to be free. Which telecommunication providers are included? As per the DILG, […]

Sotto Looks to Exempt Public School Teachers From Income Tax

Teachers are among one of the most noble professions yet, here in the country, most of them are underpaid. Senate President Vicente (Tito) Sotto III looks to remove the requirement of public school teachers to pay income taxes. As we all know, income taxes can be a bit of a burden not just for teachers, […]