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Second Haligi ng Dangal Awards now open for nominations

Nominate exemplary works of Filipino architecture and design for the second Haligi ng Dangal Awards. Deadline is on 31 October 2018.


DPWH to undertake 20 construction, renovation projects in UP

The construction and renovation projects will cover school building facilities, dormitories, public restrooms, gymnasium, and water impounding lagoons.


House panel approves proposed Green Energy Education Bill

House Bill 2354 or the proposed "Green Energy Education Act" seeks to authorize curriculum development and graduate training on green energy education


PH Pavilion joins ‘Meetings on Architecture’ of Venice Biennale

Philippine Pavilion curator Edson Cabalfin led the collateral event, with lectures by Lisa Ito-Tapang and Yason Banal. Marlon Fuentes also presented his film, 'Bontoc Eulogy.'


DOLE processing ‘safer workplace’ law implementing rules

Republic Act (RA) 11058 or the Occupational Safety and Health Standards (OSHS) law is a landmark legislation aimed at the full well-being of the workers


Palawan to ‘climate-proof’ all infra dev’t projects

Palawan's Provincial Ordinance No. 1865 mandates the public and private sector to strictly adhere to the Climate Resilience and Green Growth Framework


3 Negros Oriental churches to be restored by the NHCP

Three churches under the Diocese of Dumaguete will undergo restoration and beautification through the NHCP, earmarked at 70 million pesos.


Congress approves proposed Green Building Act

The Green Building Act requires the planting of trees for any construction of residential, commercial industrial and public buildings


Greater competition in gov’t infra projects under proposed bill

SB 1907 extends equal opportunities in awarding or negotiating contracts to qualified domestic and foreign contractors.


Proposed senate bill seeks to add 9th ray to the national flag’s sun

In recognition of the role of the Muslims in the fight against the Spanish colonizers


CAVITEX Southbound fly-over opens 2 lanes to ease traffic

The Cavite Expressway (CAVITEX) opened 2 out of the 4 lanes of the Southbound flyover to improve traffic management


Jobs Jobs Jobs: Construction sector posts 4M jobs

Total employment in the sector reached 4.012 million from 3.544 million in 2017, a 13.2-percent increase.