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DOLE to Jollibee: Regularize 500 workers

At least 500 workers at nine branches of fastfood giant Jollibee are getting a happy Christmas, after the Department of Labor and Employment ordered their regularization.

CamSur holds Family Planning Congress

The province of Camarines Sur has recently held a family planning congress which aims to promote safe pregnancy and deliver health services to families.

DOH-Bicol releases 5.9M fund for poor drug users

A ranking official of the Department of Health (DOH) in Bicol said DOH has released a PHP5.95-million fund that would be used to finance the expenses for the laboratory examinations of indigent drug dependents.

Salceda: Tap PhilHealth for free medicine program

If Albay 2nd district Rep. Joey Salceda will have his way, then the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or PhilHealth would be made to dole out free medicines under a proposed Free Basic Medicine Assistance Program in all government…

More solons want ID system

Lawmakers are pushing for the establishment of a National Identification Card system to facilitate transactions between Filipino citizens or alien permanent residents and government agencies, government owned or controlled corporations.