Press Release / Current Events

On Construction of PNR Linking Manila to Bulacan

Senator Joel Villanueva lauded govt's construction of the PNR Clark project linking Tutuban in Divisoria, Manila,…

Rizal Day Message

As we celebrate Rizal Day, may we all take time to contemplate his teachings and principles, and ask ourselves…

On the Fire Mishap at the NCCC Mall in Davao

Senator Joel Villanueva called for the immediate prioritization of Safer Workplace Bill following the fire…

Christmas and New Year Message

I wish you and your family a blessed Christmas and a Happy New Year! God bless us all!

On Granting The Highest Civil Award for the Late Sen. Miriam Santiago

Senator Joel Villanueva states that Senator Defensor-Santiago deserves the attention and respect of the highest…

On PH Hosting the 2023 FIBA World Cup

Senator Joel Villanueva welcomed the successful bid of the Philippines to co-host the 2023 FIBA World Cup with…

On Pushing for Open Competition in PH Telco Industry to Solve Slow and Expensive…

Senator Joel Villanueva called for the opening up of the country’s telecommunications sector to create…

Land Turnover Ceremony for Bocaue's First Public Hospital

Senator Joel Villanueva led the ceremonial turnover of the land that will be used for the construction of JB…

On NLEX Toll Fee Hike

Senator Joel Villanueva questioned the legality of the approved toll fee hike in the North Luzon Expressway…

PH Contingent Exhibits Sterling Performance in 29th SEA Games

Senator Joel Villanueva, vice chairperson of the Senate Committee on Sports, has lauded 

PH Arena: Possible Venue for 2019 SEA Games

Senator Joel Villanueva expressed his support to our country’s hosting of 2019 SEA Games as it will serve…

LTFRB Should Look at Maximum Hours of Driving to Ensure Safety of Both TNVS Drivers,…

Senator Joel Villanueva has proposed the imposition of maximum working hours for drivers of transport network…

Senator Joel Villanueva on President Rodrigo Duterte's 2nd SONA

Overall, his address has shown that we have more work to do, more importantly in terms of legislation, in order…

Seek Probe on LTFRB Process in Granting Franchises to Uber, Grab

Senator Joel Villanueva has filed Resolution No. 431 on Wednesday calling…

Prioritize Safer Workplace Bill Following Skyway Structure Collapse

Senator Joel Villanueva on Tuesday has called for the immediate…

Villanueva Formally Files Anti-Fake News Bill That Gives Stiffer Penalties to Erring…

Senator Joel Villanueva has formally filed a bill that seeks to penalize any person or entity who maliciously…

Propose Measure Penalizing Persons Who Create, Spread Fake News

"I don't want to single out anyone or any sector of the society. Ang importante dito ay mayroon tayong batas…

Penalize Those Who Maliciously Create, Spread Fake News

Senator Joel Villanueva is set to file a bill penalizing those who ‘maliciously’ create and intentionally…

Villanueva to DOLE over Qatar rift: Prepare for the worst case scenario

Senator Joel Villanuva has urged the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) to prepare for the "worst case…