Belmonte, 5 others, to receive TOFIL excellence award

Reference: Manila Standard. (2019, November 11). Belmonte, 5 others, to receive TOFIL excellence award. manilastandard.net. Retrieved November 12, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/309812/belmonte-5-others-to-receive-tofil-excellence-award.html Belmonte, 5 others, to receive TOFIL excellence award posted November 11, 2019 at 11:20 pm by Manila Standard Six eminent Filipinos, led by former House Speaker Sonny Belmonte who all served as Junior Chamber … Continue reading

Egco, ACT-CIS unite for media welfare | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, R. N. (2019, July 18). Egco, ACT-CIS unite for media welfare. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/300082/egco-act-cis-unite-for-media-welfare.html Egco, ACT-CIS unite for media welfare posted July 17, 2019 at 11:00 pm by Rio N. Araja Undersecretary Joel Egco of the Presidential Task Force on Media Security and Anti-Crime and Terrorism Community Involvement and … Continue reading

SONA cops brace for ‘surprises’ | Manila Standard

Reference: Zurbano, J. E. & Barcelo, V. (2019, July 18). SONA cops brace for ‘surprises’. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/300092/sona-cops-brace-for-surprises-.html SONA cops brace for ‘surprises’ posted July 18, 2019 at 01:40 am by Joel E. Zurbano and Vito Barcelo The National Capital Region Police Office on Wednesday gave assurances it had a contingency … Continue reading

Duterte dares US: Take over WPS | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. & Requejo, R. E. (2019, July 18). Duterte dares US: Take over WPS. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/300096/duterte-dares-us-take-over-wps.html Duterte dares US: Take over WPS posted July 18, 2019 at 02:00 am by Nathaniel Mariano and Rey E. Requejo Invokes mutual defense treaty amid China row President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday … Continue reading

Romualdez fetes 131 House allies, promises to work for ‘best Congress’ | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, July 18). Romualdez fetes 131 House allies, promises to work for ‘best Congress’. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/300094/romualdez-fetes-131-house-allies-promises-to-work-for-best-congress-.html Romualdez fetes 131 House allies, promises to work for ‘best Congress’ posted July 18, 2019 at 01:50 am by Maricel Cruz Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez on Tuesday night feted the 131 … Continue reading

Don’t decline application of HIV positives, HMOs told | Manila Standard

Reference: Rada, J. G. (2019, July 17). Don’t decline application of HIV positives, HMOs told. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/299987/don-t-decline-application-of-hiv-positives-hmos-told.html Don’t decline application of HIV positives, HMOs told posted July 16, 2019 at 11:40 pm by Julito G. Rada A health maintenance organization cannot decline an application of a person with or HIV … Continue reading

Anti-bastos law: Rody chief enforcer | Manila Standard

Reference: Blancaflor, M. J. (2019, July 17). Anti-bastos law: Rody chief enforcer. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/300012/anti-bastos-law-rody-chief-enforcer.html Anti-bastos law: Rody chief enforcer posted July 17, 2019 at 01:25 am by MJ Blancaflor Since President Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law a bill penalizing sexist remarks toward women, he will be the first one … Continue reading

High court gags SolGen, IBP over kalikasan writ | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. E. (2019, July 17). High court gags SolGen, IBP over kalikasan writ. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/300003/high-court-gags-solgen-ibp-over-kalikasan-writ.html High court gags SolGen, IBP over kalikasan writ posted July 17, 2019 at 01:35 am by Rey E. Requejo The Supreme Court has issued a gag order to stop the involved parties from … Continue reading

Iloilo nears ‘calamity’ state over dengue | Manila Standard

Reference: Blancaflor, M. J. (2019, July 16). Iloilo nears ‘calamity’ state over dengue. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/300005/iloilo-nears-calamity-state-over-dengue.html Iloilo nears ‘calamity’ state over dengue posted July 17, 2019 at 01:45 am by MJ Blancaflor The Iloilo provincial government on Tuesday said it expects to declare a state of calamity due to the continuing … Continue reading

Two new laws: Students’ fare discounts, protection for OFWS protection for migrant workers | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. (2019, July 16). Two new laws: Students’ fare discounts, protection for OFWS protection for migrant workers. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299916/two-new-laws-students-fare-discounts-protection-for-ofws-protection-for-migrant-workers.html Two new laws: Students’ fare discounts, protection for OFWS protection for migrant workers posted July 16, 2019 at 01:30 am by Nathaniel Mariano President Rodrigo Duterte has signed two … Continue reading

Speaker post up to solons to decide—Palace | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. & Cruz, M. V. (2019, July 16). Speaker post up to solons to decide—Palace. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299921/speaker-post-up-to-solons-to-decide-palace.html Speaker post up to solons to decide—Palace posted July 16, 2019 at 01:45 am by Nathaniel Mariano and Maricel V. Cruz Despite a term sharing deal brokered by President Rodrigo Duterte, … Continue reading

Dengue alert nationwide | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 16). Dengue alert nationwide. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299923/dengue-alert-nationwide.html Dengue alert nationwide posted July 16, 2019 at 01:50 am by Macon Ramos-Araneta Health department says 4 regions breach epidemic threshold The Department of Health declared a national dengue alert Monday due to the rapidly rising number of cases … Continue reading

Lacson junks UN meddling | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. & Araja, R. N. (2019, July 15). Lacson junks UN meddling. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299840/lacson-junks-un-meddling.html Lacson junks UN meddling posted July 15, 2019 at 01:40 am by Macon Ramos-Araneta and Rio N. Araja The government should come up with its own comprehensive report on its war on drugs, but not … Continue reading

Romualdez pushes airports upgrade | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, Rio N. (2019, July 15). Romualdez pushes airports upgrade. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299836/romualdez-pushes-airports-upgrade.html Romualdez pushes airports upgrade posted July 15, 2019 at 01:30 am by Rio N. Araja Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez on Sunday urged his fellow lawmakers to back a 30-year transport road map that will upgrade airports, including … Continue reading

Taguig lawmaker stirs furor over term limit | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, R. N. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 15). Taguig lawmaker stirs furor over term limit. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299839/taguig-lawmaker-stirs-furor-over-term-limit.html Taguig lawmaker stirs furor over term limit posted July 15, 2019 at 01:35 am by Rio N. Araja and Macon Ramos-Araneta Bayan Muna party-list Rep. Carlos Zarate on Sunday hit Taguig … Continue reading

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