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Flags of inconvenience

President Duterte has never been a fan of the Commission on Audit. He once joked about pushing a COA auditor down the stairs because of cash advances that were not allowed. On another occasion, he talked about kidnapping and torturing auditors......»»

Category: newsSource: thestandard thestandardAug 18th, 2021

Defiant Afghans wave flags amid fears of Taliban crackdown

Defiant Afghans wave flags amid fears of Taliban crackdown.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 20th, 2021

COA flags P189 million salaries of PTV-4 employees

The Commission on Audit has called out the state-run People’s Television Network Inc. over allegedly questionable salaries of some PTV-4 employees amounting to P189.782 million in 2020 despite lack of proof that they reported for work......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 19th, 2021

Pioneering technology completes 7.3-k.m. pipe work without traffic inconvenience

The Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) used to construct the Novaliches-Balara Aqueduct 4 (NBAQ4) has completed its work as it emerged at the La Mesa Reservoir this month......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 15th, 2021

Sagada mourns death of Sulu police chief from mountain town

Sagada Mayor James Pooten ordered flags to be flown at half mast from Tuesday for Bawayan, who hails from the town......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 10th, 2021

Labor groups raise flags vs hunger

Labor groups are mounting a flag brigade campaign, patterned after Malaysia, in anticipation of a surge in the number of people suffering from hunger with the reimposition of the stricter enhanced community quarantine beginning Aug. 6 to curb the transmission of the more infectious Delta variant of COVID-19......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021

Cebu province mourns passing of Lito O

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Localities in Cebu are urged to fly the nation’s flags in half-staff as the province mourns the passing of its former governor, Emilio Mario ‘Lito’ Osmeña. The Provincial Board passed separate resolutions to mourn and express condolences to the Osmeña family during their regular session on Monday, July 26, a post […] The post Cebu province mourns passing of Lito O appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 26th, 2021

Serious concern? OCTA flags rising NCR cases

Serious concern? OCTA flags rising NCR cases.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2021

COA flags PCG over P43 million COVID-19 expenses

The Commission on Audit has questioned the Philippine Coast Guard procurements worth P43 million in connection with its COVID response......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 21st, 2021

DOH flags technical issues in data system

DOH flags technical issues in data system.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsJul 21st, 2021

Senator flags reported cyber espionage by Chinese-speaking actors ahead of polls

Sen. Risa Hontiveros on Tuesday called on the government to investigate reported cyber espionage attacks carried out by Chinese "actors" against the Philippines, warning that the regional power might deploy the same tactics to interfere with upcoming elections next year. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 20th, 2021

COA flags NDCP for P521 million unfinished projects

The Commission on Audit has called out the National Defense College of the Philippines over two unfinished construction projects amounting to P521.73 million initiated in 2018......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 16th, 2021

COA flags Cebu City’s purchase of P90M COVID test kits, machine

CEBU CITY, Philippines – State auditors flagged down the purchase of RT-PCR test machine and kits, and Rapid Antibody Test Kits made by the Cebu City Government that amounted to around P90 million. This was contained in the 259-page 2020 Annual Audit Report for the City of Cebu that was recently released by the Commission […] The post COA flags Cebu City’s purchase of P90M COVID test kits, machine appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 14th, 2021

COA flags AFP over P1.8 billion in ‘unauthorized’ bank accounts

The Commission on Audit flagged the Armed Forces of the Philippines over its failure to close 20 unauthorized bank accounts with a total balance of P1.813 billion......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 10th, 2021

QC ends deal with eZConsult provider after another system crash

"The Information Technology portion of the Service Agreement with the city government will be terminated and damages will be claimed against Zuellig because of the delays, inconvenience and frustration that our QCitizens have experienced," he said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 30th, 2021

The elegant, compact, and powerful vivo V21e

Living without a mobile phone used to be a mere inconvenience at best, and a disadvantage at worst. Now that people’s work and lifestyle have digital, having a smartphone at hand is more essential now than ever......»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2021

Tel Aviv fetes Netanyahu departure with flags and foam

She stepped out to walk her dog only to witness history: Ossie joined the joined the throngs of Israelis watching the momentous election of an anti-Benjamin Netanyahu government on the streets of Tel Aviv......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 14th, 2021

OCTA flags high hospital status in 5 provinces

OCTA flags high hospital status in 5 provinces.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsJun 12th, 2021

Cebu City celebrates Independence Day eve by burning Flags

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City will celebrate Independence Day by highlighting its improved Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) situation. Ahead of the celebration, the city government conducted a Lowering of the Flag and Burning of Flags ceremonies on Friday afternoon, June 11, 2021, to jumpstart the Independence Day activities. Around 10 tattered flags were burnt […] The post Cebu City celebrates Independence Day eve by burning Flags appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

OCTA flags two new COVID-19 epicenters

OCTA flags two new COVID-19 epicenters.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

OCTA flags increase in COVID-19 reproduction rate in Metro Manila

OCTA Research on Wednesday said it has observed an increase in the reproduction rate of the novel coronavirus in Metro Manila over the past week......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2021