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TADECO-BuCoR deal ok — TUCP

THE Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (TUCP) is puzzled over the controversy that has attended the joint venture agreement (JVA) between the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) and the Tagum Agricultural Development Company (TADECO) that is now the subject of a congressional inquiry by Congress. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});…

Higher pay, job creation top government priorities

Malacañang yesterday reassured Filipinos that addressing economic issues such as higher pay, inflation and job creation are the top priorities of the Duterte administration. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella issued the statement yesterday after a recent Pulse Asia Survey showed that the most urgent national concerns…
  • Published in Nation

Travels waste of public money?

THE majority members of the Board of Directors (BOD) at the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) have virtually accused chairman Martin Diño of wasting public money after failing to disclose the benefit, if any, the government gained from all his foreign travels. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In a strongly-worded…

Who is Vanessa?

IN a revelation that sounded tongue-in-cheek, President Rodrigo Duterte has spinned a sugar mommy tale to explain the P3 million campaign windfall in his Statement of Assets and Liabilities and Networth (SALN). (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); “Alam mo itong Pilipinas pera-pera lang ‘yan eh. Eh, wala akong magawa kung…

Du30: jail ‘lover’ of Abu member

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte yesterday ordered Philippine National Police chief Director General Ronald “Bato”’ dela Rosa to throw in jail a ranking policewoman who allegedly had an affair with a suspected Abu Sayyaf member. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Dela Rosa said the President called him around 2 p.m., instructing the…

Sino traders assured of Duterte support

President Rodrigo Duterte assured Chinese businessmen of his support, so long as they pay the right taxes and help him in his reform initiatives. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In his speech during the opening of the 31st Biennial Convention of the Filipino-Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry Inc. (FFCCCII)…

Gordon, Ejercito decry Kadamay ‘anarchy’

SENATOR Richard Gordon has described as a “ticket to anarchy” the decision of President Rodrigo Duterte to give away the idle government housing units in Pandi, Bulacan illegally occupied by members of the militant Kalipunan ng Damayang Mahihirap (Kadamay). (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Sen. JV Ejercito warned that Kadamay’s…

Bahagi ng destab ang panggugulo ng KADAMAY sa Pandi, Bulacan?

HABANG isinusulat ko ito kahapon ng umaga ay wala pang linaw kung ipatutupad (o ipinatupad na) ang ‘eviction notice’ na inisyu ng National Housing Authority (NHA) para sa libong bilang na miyembro ng Kalipunan ng Damayang Mahihirap (KADAMAY) na puwersahang umokopa sa anim na ‘government housing projects’ sa Pandi, Bulacan…
  • Published in Opinion

President offers to stand as ‘ninong’ of OFW’s child

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte before daybreak yesterday offered to be the “ninong” of an overseas Filipino worker’s child. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Duterte, who had just arrived from state visits to the Middle East, noticed the infant while he was delivering a speech at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport. “Ilang…

GMA makes special wish on 70th birthday

ON her 70th birthday, former President now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo wished success not for herself but for President Rodrigo Duterte. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Arroyo believes that the success of President Duterte is also the success of the country. The former president, who was freed during the Duterte…
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