Infographics – National

National Indigenous Peoples Day

QUEZON City, Philippines (August 10) – Former President Benigno Aquino III signed Republic Act No. 10689 on October 23, 2015, declaring August 9 every year as the National Indigenous People’s Day to promote the rights of indigenous people groups in the country. (Official Gazette) August 9 is also the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples. Indigenous people are inheritors and practitioners of unique cultures and ways of relating to people and the environment. They have […]

Ang buwan ng Agosto ay Buwan ng Wika

QUEZON City, Philippines (Agosto 9) – Ang ‘Buwan ng Wika’ ay isang taunang selebrasyon na ipinagdiriwang tuwing buwan ng Agosto, alinsunod sa Proclamation 1041 na nilagdaan ni dating Pangulong Fidel V. Ramos. Bukod pa rito, ang buwan ng Agosto ay siya ring kapanganakan ng Ama ng Wikang Pambansa na si dating Pangulong Manuel L. Quezon na isinilang noong Agosto 19, 1878.   Ayon sa Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino (KWF), ang tema ng pagdiriwang sa taon na […]

August is National Lung Month!

QUEZON City, Philippines (August 2) – The month of August was declared as National Lung Month in the Philippines through the Presidential Proclamation No. 1761 signed by former President Ferdinand Marcos on July 24, 1978. Our lungs are indeed very important and it is susceptible to many diseases. Luckily for us, these illnesses and ailments are quite easy to avoid! We just need to adopt a healthy lifestyle! In celebration of National Lung Month, here’s a […]

Iglesia Ni Cristo: 103 years of victory – Foreign dignitaries’ courtesy call to INC Central Office

(Eagle News) — Even dignitaries – ambassadors representing their countries — are taking interest in the Church of Christ. Envoys from different countries visited Iglesia Ni Cristo Executive Minister Brother Eduardo V. Manalo at the INC Central Office to show their respect and appreciation for the positive impact of the Church Of Christ on people’s lives. “For the members of the Iglesia Ni Cristo, we recognize this as blessings that come from heaven. Activities like […]

Historic and Award-Winning Films part of Iglesia Ni Cristo’s 103 years of Victory

QUEZON City, Philippines  – For the past 103 years, the Iglesia Ni Cristo has continuously proven that it is truly the Church that belongs to God. From one man, Brother Felix Y. Manalo, the INC’s first executive minister whom INC members believe was God’s Messenger in these last days, to a truly global church with an international membership, the Iglesia Ni Cristo garnered victories which in turn shows that God is always with His chosen […]

SONA – Facts and Trivia

QUEZON City, Philippines (July 24) – Today, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte will deliver his second State of the Nation Address or SONA. It is a yearly speech delivered by the Chief Executive, made at the Plenary Hall of the Batasang Pambansa Complex in Batasan Hills, Quezon City. During the speech, the President is expected to give the nation an update on the country’s current economic, political and social condition. The speech also includes a summary of […]

July is Nutrition Month – Read your food labels!

QUEZON City, Philippines (July 22) – Do you read your food labels? July is Nutrition Month! It’s that time of the year when we are reminded to eat a healthy, balanced diet! And to some, eating healthily may be like a chore but the truth is it is very easy to eat healthy! The secret is reading the food labels! Every food product that we purchase has a label on it. This label gives us […]

July is Nutrition Month! So eat your fruits and veggies!

QUEZON City, Philippines (July 18) – July is Nutrition Month! Time to bring out our fruits and veggies! Primary and secondary schools nationwide celebrate Nutrition Month to promote the consumption of healthier food and to discourage students from eating unhealthy food. This year’s theme is “Healthy diet, make it a habit– for life.” Nutrition month is also the time when every Filipino family is encouraged to eat a balanced diet with a variety of food […]

July 15 is World Youth Skills Day!

QUEZON City, Philippines (July 14) – July 15 is World Youth Skills Day, and every year,the United Nations observes the day with a special event revolving around a theme. This year, the UN is observing World Youth Skills Day with a special event on the theme of “Skills Development to Improve Youth Employment.” Understanding what works to support young people in today’s and tomorrow’s labor market through training and skills development will be the key in […]

PHL Red Cross steps up program on disaster resilience

  The Philippine Red Cross (PRC) has stepped up its programs and activities promoting disaster resilience as the country observes National Disaster Resilience Month this July. On June 28, President Rodrigo Duterte signed Executive Order No. 29, shifting the focus of the month-long event from disaster consciousness to disaster resilience. With the onset of the typhoon season, PRC and all its chapters are on full alert and have intensified its recruitment and engagement of 143 […]

PHL ready for this quarter’s Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill – #BidaAngHanda

  Everybody is enjoined to participate in this quarter’s nationwide earthquake drill, #BidaAngHanda, as the country prepares for the “Big One.” All schools, and offices –both public and private– as well as the whole population signified their intention and readiness to “duck, cover and hold” at exactly 2 p.m. on Thursday, June 29, 2017. “Disaster preparedness must be innate in our families and communities. Sama-sama tayong maghanda at maging bida. Sa June 29, 2017, 2PM, […]