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Opinion

In Duterte we trust, but in China we don’t?

Insights.xlr8 Amid the widespread perception our giant neighbor is a “greedy and arrogant bully” whose friendliness toward the Philippines is that of “a fox disguised in sheep’s clothing,” President Duterte seems unperturbed. “I need China. I will not say something…

NPC-PCOO-CGH MOA, aprub na!

ISA na namang magandang balita para sa mga kasapi ng National Press Club: “Napirmahan” na nitong Miyerkules, Hulyo 18, ang ‘MoA’ (Memorandum of Agreement) sa pagitan ng NPC, Philippine Chinese Charitable Association, Inc. (PCCAI) ang ‘operator’ ng Chinese General Hospital…

Subcontractors killing DU30 infra program?

I’VE stopped using the Coastal Road in going home to Las Piñas. The seemingly endless construction of what appears to be a flyover and a tunnel has made traffic worse in that highway. Even at the time when construction hasn’t…

Mga katangian at pamantayan ng mabuting mamamayan

KASUNDO pa din ng kontrobersyang nilikha ng sabi ni Pangulong Rody Duterte na “Estupido ang Diyos” at pagkadismaya ng mga pari at pastor ng mga Katoliko at Born-Again Christians, inilathala ko rito ang ika-3 na kabanata (Mga Katangian at Pamantayan…

Bakit ayaw ipalusaw ang 1987 Constitution?

MAJORITY daw ng mga Pilipino ay ayaw sa Charter change. Batay ito sa survey ng Pulse Asia, 2 sa bawat tatlong tinanong kung dapat bang baguhin ang Saligang Batas, mayorya ng tinanong ay hindi payag o 67% ng 1,800 respondents.…

Unfair para kay Pangulong Duterte

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“I WILL continue to do my job, whatever it takes, however long it takes.” Ito ang pangako ni Customs Commissioner Isidro S. Lapeña pagkatapos niyang sibakin sa puwesto ang ilang opisyal at kawani ng Bureau of Customs sa Mindanao. Ang…

Better off vassalized than vaporized?

Ped xing What is wrong with a warm bear hug? Nothing, except when it slowly turns into an excruciatingly painful, bone-breaking, death-dealing headlock. They could deny it all they want, but Chinese engagement and immersion in the country’s domestic affairs…

DoE warns sellers vs shortchanging customers

Belated happy nth birthday to Marc Red Mariñas, the very hard-working, efficient and amiable deputy commissioner and ports operations division chief of the Bureau of Immigration (BI). Gauging from the overflowing visitors that came to greet and join him in…

Congrats to our 8 new PNP generals

Crame files I would like to offer my congratulations to three senior police officers who got their 2nd-stars and five others who became brand-new one-star generals yesterday, taking their oath of office before PNP chief, General Oscar Albayalde amid the…

Patintero sa mga pangunahing lansangan

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HINDI lang pala ang mga sidewalk vendor at mga pampasaherong jeepney at tricycle ang nakikipag-patintero sa mga awtoridad kapag may clearing operation sa mga lansangan na kanilang inookupa para sa kanilang hanapbuhay kundi pati na rin operators ng iligal na…

Retire a winner

I JOIN our countrymen in rejoicing over Peoples Champ Manny Pacquiao’s victory in his match against Argentinian boxer Lucas Matthysse. Indeed, Manny still has the knockout power and could probably make some more interesting fights in the near future. A…

America’s ‘united hypocrisy’

BEFORE proceeding, here’s again expressing my sincerest sympathy to the family of our “bosing” at the ‘Journal Group,’ Gus B. Villanueva, for the passing of his wife, Arlyne, on Monday, due to a lingering illness. She was 78. I understand…

Congrats Sen. Manny Pacquiao!

MULING pinahanga ni pound for pound boxing champ Senador Manny Pacquiao ang buong mundo nang talunin nito sa pamamagitan ng ‘technical knockout’ ang Argentinian boxer na si Lucas Matthysse. Makasaysayan ang pagkapanalo kamakalawa ng ating pambansang kamao dahil dalawang ‘head…

People’s Champ

SA edad na 39, ipinakita pa rin ni Senator Manny Pacquiao na hindi pa rin panahon para isabit niya ang kanyang mga boxing gloves. Kahit iniharap sa kanya ang mas batang kalaban na si Lucas Matthysse sa Kuala Lumpur, kitang…
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