By Vincent Cabreza
The process of building a Bangsamoro region has started in Congress, but literacy advocates on Friday said one of the government’s crucial problems in the transition from the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) to a new region is an illiterate work force.
By Carmel Loise Matus
The Board of Marine Inquiry (BMI) has found the collision last year between a passenger and cargo vessel that killed 116 people last year to be caused mainly by human error.
By Allan Macatuno
The latest worker to die in the Hanjin shipyard here had been working for 20 straight hours on the day he was pinned by a mobile elevated platform, according to a labor group.
By Delfin T. Mallari Jr.
Seventy-one coconut farmers from Coco Farmers Movement, or Kilos Magniniyog, are to start today (Sunday) their 71-day protest march from Davao City to Malacañang to press for the use of billions of pesos in coconut levy funds to help coconut farmers rise from poverty.
By Ronnel W. Domingo
Typhoon “Luis” and Tropical Storm “Mario” together exacted a heavy toll on farms amounting to P1.14 billion so far, based on an initial assessment by the Department of Agriculture (DA).