PTV News and Public Affairs

Created by People's Television Network
Country Philippines
Key people Edgar Reyes
(Head - News and Public Affairs)
Rocky Ignacio
(Head, News Operations)
Website PTV News

PTV News and Public Affairs (formerly NBN News and Public Affairs and also known as PTV News or PTV Newscenter) is the news division of the government-owned TV station People's Television Network. The organization is responsible for the daily news and information gathering for its news programs. It offers PTV and its media portal

PTV News and Public Affairs is currently headed by Edgar Reyes as the head for news and public affairs and Rocky Ignacio as the head for news operations, and is headquartered at Broadcast Complex, Visayas Avenue, Barangay Vasra, Diliman, Quezon City.


PTV News set a number of firsts in news reporting in the country. These include the use of Live-Pack and a newscenter with a full-fledged stand-up news delivery with a large screen at their back.

All newscasts (except PTV News Headlines and PNA Newsroom which are delivered in English) are presented in the Filipino vernacular.


Current programs on PTVEdit

Intersitials and SegmentsEdit

  • Cabinet Report (2017)
  • Du30 on Duty (2017)
  • FYI: For Your Information (2012)
  • Teach Sadiq (2017)


Future information Previously air shows

Current programs on PTV RegionalEdit

Regional newscastsEdit



Other regional programsEdit



Public Affairs personalitiesEdit


National Correspondent

  • Freddie Abando (1975-present)
  • Paolo Barcelon (2017-present)
  • Bea Bernardo (2017-present)
  • Karol Dy (2018-present)
  • JM Encinas (2017-present)
  • Louisa Erispe (2018-present)
  • Mark Fetalco (2018-present)
  • Allan Francisco (2017-present)
  • Dominique Guamos (2018-present)
  • Rocky Ignacio (1995-present)
  • Marita Moaje (2016-present)
  • Amee Olila (2018-present)
  • Kenneth Paciente (2017-present)
  • Cleiz Pardilla (2017-present)
  • Pauline Requesto (2015-present)
  • Eunice Samonte (2016-present)
  • Phoebe Javier (2015-present)
  • Sweeden Velado-Ramirez (2014-present)
  • Maria. Isabel Reyes (Sports) (2016-present)
  • Arianne Mallare (Sports) (2015-present)
  • Khaye Asuncion (Sports) (2016-present)
  • Myris Lee (Sports) (2017-present)
  • Juliet Caranguian (2016-present)
  • Lely Tenorio (2017-present)

Regional and International Correspondents

Former ReportersEdit

  • Jorge Bandola (2009-2016) (now with BEAM TV)
  • Lala Babilonia (2016-2017) (now with GMA News)
  • Arianne Cardiño (2018)
  • Kirby Cristobal (2012-2016) (now with Radio Television Malacañang RTVM)
  • Julius Disamburun (2012-2018) (now with the Department of Tourism)
  • Kim Feliciano (now with CNN Philippines)
  • Ria Fernandez (2014-2018) (returned to IBC)
  • Joy Gumatay (2016-2017) (now with DOTr)
  • Patrick de Jesus (2017-2018) (now accepetd as Certified Kapambansa)
  • Elena Luna (2001-2016)
  • Waywaya Macalma (2009-2016) (now with BEAM TV)
  • Jervis Manahan (2016-2017) (now with ABS-CBN)
  • Jade Miguel (2015-2016)
  • Jarkie Miranda (2002-2017)
  • Jed del Rosario (2017)

Regional anchors Edit


See alsoEdit

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