Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III is optimistic the country's high inflation rate today will not affect the national budget and does not need an off-cycle measure from Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP).
Most of the fatalities occurred in North Carolina, where officials confirmed eight victims. They included three who died “due to flash flooding and swift water on roadways,” the Duplin County Sheriff’s Office reported.
If visibility were a gauge of success, RS Francisco has everything going for him now. He is very back in showbiz news as he reprises the role that professionally launched him in 1990 to entertainment stardom – Song Liling in M. Butterfly – for his and partner Samuel Verzosa’s production outfit aptly called Frontrow.