Gov’t finalizing rules for renewable energy suppliers in option program | BusinessWorld

Reference: Saulon, V. V. (2019, July 15). Gov’t finalizing rules for renewable energy suppliers in option program. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/govt-finalizing-rules-for-renewable-energy-suppliers-in-option-program/ Gov’t finalizing rules for renewable energy suppliers in option program July 15, 2019 | 12:30 am THE DEPARTMENT of Energy (DoE) targets to finalize in about two months a circular that will … Continue reading

Senate bill to allow microgrids to be developed without franchise holders’ consent | BusinessWorld

Reference: Saulon, V. V. (2019, July 12). Senate bill to allow microgrids to be developed without franchise holders’ consent. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/senate-bill-to-allow-microgrids-to-be-developed-without-franchise-holders-consent/ Senate bill to allow microgrids to be developed without franchise holders’ consent July 12, 2019 | 7:55 pm SENATOR Sherwin T. Gatchalian — PHILSTAR A SENATE bill aims to speed up … Continue reading

Nation should assert South China Sea rights — SWS poll | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 12). Nation should assert South China Sea rights — SWS poll. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/nation-should-assert-south-china-sea-rights-sws-poll/ Nation should assert South China Sea rights — SWS poll July 12, 2019 | 8:06 pm Protesters hold a sign at a dialogue during a protest on China’s deployment of missiles on the … Continue reading

UN rights council votes to probe Philippine drug killings | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 12). UN rights council votes to probe Philippine drug killings. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/un-rights-council-votes-to-probe-philippine-drug-killings/ UN rights council votes to probe Philippine drug killings July 12, 2019 | 8:06 pm PHILSTAR/JOVEN CAGANDE THE United Nations has approved a resolution to investigate President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s war on drugs … Continue reading

Traffic crisis measure filed anew in the Senate | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 11). Traffic crisis measure filed anew in the Senate. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 12, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/traffic-crisis-measure-filed-anew-in-the-senate/ Traffic crisis measure filed anew in the Senate July 11, 2019 | 12:30 am BW FILE PHOTO A MEASURE that will give President Rodrigo R. Duterte “emergency powers” to address worsening traffic and congestion in … Continue reading

Angat Dam breaches critical water level | BusinessWorld

Reference: [BusinessWorld]. (2019, July 11). Angat Dam breaches critical water level. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 12, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/angat-dam-breaches-critical-water-level/ Angat Dam breaches critical water level July 11, 2019 | 8:07 pm PHILSTAR ANGAT DAM again breached its 160-meter critical water on Thursday in the absence of significant rainfall in the area.

Duterte meets with BARMM officials | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. L. (2019, July 12). Duterte meets with BARMM officials. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 12, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/duterte-meets-with-barmm-officials/ Duterte meets with BARMM officials July 11, 2019 | 8:06 pm PHILSTAR/JOVENCIO CAGANDE PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte met with key officials of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) at the presidential palace on Wednesday to tackle … Continue reading

Arroyo cites difficult ties with Duterte | BusinessWorld

Reference: Ferreras, V. A. C. (2019, July 10). Arroyo cites difficult ties with Duterte. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/arroyo-cites-difficult-ties-with-duterte/ Arroyo cites difficult ties with Duterte July 10, 2019 | 8:47 pm PHILSTAR/KRIZ JOHN ROSALES FORMER President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo on Tuesday said she regretted her difficult relationship with President Rodrigo R. Duterte.

Duterte meets with Misuari after dropping federalism push | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. L. (2019, July 10). Duterte meets with Misuari after dropping federalism push. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/duterte-meets-with-misuari-after-dropping-federalism-push/ Duterte meets with Misuari after dropping federalism push July 10, 2019 | 8:45 pm PCOO PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. Duterte on Tuesday met with Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) Chairman Nur Misuari in Malacañang, … Continue reading

Legislator warns of compromised House | BusinessWorld

Reference: Ferreras, V. A. C. (2019, July 10). Legislator warns of compromised House. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/legislator-warns-of-compromised-house/ Legislator warns of compromised House July 10, 2019 | 8:47 pm SENATOR RICHARD J. GORDON — PHILSTAR/MICHAEL VARCAS A SENATOR yesterday warned that the independence of the House of Representatives may have been compromised after some … Continue reading

Petitioners in West PHL Sea protection case before SC agree to drop case | BusinessWorld

Reference: Villegas, V. M. M. (2019, July 09). Petitioners in West PHL Sea protection case before SC agree to drop case. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/petitioners-in-west-phl-sea-protection-case-before-sc-agree-to-drop-case/ Petitioners in West PHL Sea protection case before SC agree to drop case July 9, 2019 | 8:47 pm SOLICITOR-GENERAL JOSE C. CALIDA — PHILSTAR/KRIZ JOHN ROSALES SOLICITOR-GENERAL … Continue reading

Martial rule still an option for Duterte presidency | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. L. (2019, July 09). Martial rule still an option for Duterte presidency. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/martial-rule-still-an-option-for-duterte-presidency/ Martial rule still an option for Duterte presidency July 9, 2019 | 8:55 pm PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. DUTERTE — PHILSTAR/JOVEN CAGANDE PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte may still declare martial law, assume emergency powers or … Continue reading

Senate chief seeks to hike state’s take from miners | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 10). Senate chief seeks to hike state’s take from miners. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/senate-chief-seeks-to-hike-states-take-from-miners/ Senate chief seeks to hike state’s take from miners By Charmaine A. Tadalan, Reporter – July 10, 2019 | 12:31 am A MEASURE increasing the government’s take from mining revenues, which forms part of … Continue reading

Amnesty International report: Bulacan is drug war’s ‘bloodiest killing field’ | BusinessWorld

Reference: Ferreras, V. A. C. (2019, July 08). Amnesty International report: Bulacan is drug war’s ‘bloodiest killing field’. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 09, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/amnesty-international-report-bulacan-is-drug-wars-bloodiest-killing-field/ Amnesty International report: Bulacan is drug war’s ‘bloodiest killing field’ July 8, 2019 | 8:40 pm BULACAN, a province adjacent to Metro Manila, has been dubbed as the country’s “bloodiest killing … Continue reading

Gov’t, senate call for sanctions vs Chinese crew | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. L. & Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 08). Gov’t, senate call for sanctions vs Chinese crew. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 09, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/palace-senators-back-sanctions-vs-chinese-crew/ Gov’t, senate call for sanctions vs Chinese crew July 8, 2019 | 8:58 pm MALACAÑANG ON Monday said the Philippine government will insist on the liability of the Chinese … Continue reading

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