Bacolod—The local government of Bacolod City has distributed a total of 68,000 school bags containing school supplies to Grades 1 to 6 pupils in 46 public elementary schools here.
Mayor Mel Aguilar officiated the wedding of nine couples this morning at the City Hall. These couples come from different barangays of Las Piñas City like Pulanglupa, CAA, Talon IV, and Pilar Village. The mass wedding ceremony was attended by the guests and sponsors of the newlyweds. Mayor Mel Aguilar urged the newlyweds to remain faithful and committed to one another.
Committed to assist budding entrepreneurs in the city, the local government of Muntinlupa has started distributing zero-percent interest loan assistance to 98 local SMEs dubbed as “Muntipreneurs.”
Muntinlupa Mayor Jaime Fresnedi led the distribution of cheques amounting to P1.8 million to the beneficiaries of Tulong Negosyo program (formerly Dagdag Puhunan) facilitated by the Joint Resource Financing at Muntinlupa City Hall, Brgy. Putatan last Monday.
Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada joined personnel of the Manila Social Welfare Department as they distributed school supplies to 1,500 preschoolers over the weekend at the San Andres Sports Complex.
Among the supplies given were school bags, pencils, jogging pants, shoes, and hygiene kits.
A broad coalition of Filipinos has stepped up the fight to eliminate the Human Papilloma Virus and one of the dreaded diseases it causes cervical cancer.
National and regional government officials, policymakers, medical societies, patient groups, and members of the private sector have gathered in Manila for the annual HPV Summit, first formed in 2012 as a determined response to the threat imposed by HPV infection and the rising burden of cervical cancer.