A lawmaker is requesting the Committee on Appropriations of the House of Representatives to appropriate P787 million for the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) workers to cover the benefits of its science and technology workers mandated by Republic Act 8439.
Beauty queens Shamcey Supsup and Venus Raj (right) join executives of Samsung Philippines during the grandiose launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note II smartphone and Galaxy Camera at the Marriott Hotel in Pasay City on Tuesday night.
The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) is spearheading the Philippine-California Advanced Research Institutes (PCARI), which is touted as the single-best outlay for research and development (R&D) in the country.
As government sites went down anew on Wednesday, Department of Justice (DOJ) secretary Leila De Lima ordered the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) to hunt down hackers responsible for the defacement.
As RA 10175 or the Cybercrime Prevention Act took effect on Wednesday, Oct. 3, Malacanang sought to reassure the public amidst widespread opposition to the new law even as it deplored the hacking attacks on government websites.