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Rationalizing clearances

  THE Philippine National Police (PNP) is currently rationalizing the issuance of Police Clearance. The said document is among the usual requirements for job applications and other transactions our citizens have in both private and public organizations. The current rationalization efforts of the PNP aims to give Police Clearance the value that it should have, […]

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Fighting dengue

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Fighting dengue

    HOW effectively can our country deal with the current challenge on dengue fever? The Department of Health (DOH) has already issued a National Dengue Alert given the continuously rising number of dengue cases in most regions in the country. A dengue epidemic was already declared in four regions – Mimaropa, Western Visayas, Central […]

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Burnham Park rehabilitation

  THE planned rehabilitation of Burnham Park in Baguio City by the Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (Tieza) of the Department of Tourism (DOT) is a welcomed development. The historical and tourism values of Burnham Park are undeniable. When one speaks of Baguio City, the “picture” of Burnham Park always comes to mind. The […]

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The Isko standard

  THE new chief executive of the City of Manila, Mayor Isko Moreno started his term with a blast of actions that will become the standard measure of performance particularly for local government executives should he be able to sustain such actions and style of leadership. Mayor Isko was not the first to clear Divisoria […]

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Responsive public service

  OPTIMIZING the use of information and communi­cations technologies and ratio­nalizing systems and processes can make public service truly responsive to the needs of the public. Government agencies can learn a lot from the Depart­ment of Foreign Affairs (DFA) given its initiatives for people-friendly and continuously im­proving consular services. Government services should inherently be “people-friendly” […]

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Do not discriminate against Filipinos

  THE recent statements of President Rodrigo Duterte about the Recto Bank incident and on the ensuing issues like allowing Chinese fisherman in the Exclusive Economic Zone of the Philippines have created an impression to some that the Chief Executive is favoring Chinese over Filipinos. The recent action of the Department of Trade and Industry […]

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