A total of 78 medals — 44 golds, 17 silvers and 17 bronzes — were won by the Filipino team across the Open and Junior divisions for both men and women.
Singhateh will be in the country until next week, December 9. Her visit is the first official visit of a UN Special Rapporteur to the Philippines since 2015, which she said is reflective of the country’s openness to engage when it comes to human rights issues.
In a release Tuesday, Czarina Constantino-Panopio, program manager of WWF’s No Plastics in Nature Initiative, said the EPR law is a “very important instrument that will shape the future of our initiatives against plastic pollution.”
The congressional Commission on Appointments has greenlighted the appointment of Susan “Toots” Ople as the country’s first Department of Migrant Workers secretary.
DOH Epidemiology Bureau director Alethea de Guzman said there may be around 429 COVID-19 cases per day nationally “if our current minimum public health compliance remains the same.”
Local shares rallied for the second straight day on Tuesday, echoing much of the positive sentiment from Asian equities.
"The plot gets thicker. And not only does the plot thicken, it looks like we have heard this plot before. It feels like I have déjà vu," Hontiveros said in Filipino in her opening statement at Tuesday's hearing of the Senate Committee on Women, Children, Family Relations and Gender Equality.
College of St. Benilde’s dream season is still on.