Palace vows to take out red tape in SALN disclosures | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. L. (2018, February 15). Palace vows to take out red tape in SALN disclosures. BusinessWorld. Retrieved February 20, 2018 from http://bworldonline.com/palace-vows-take-red-tape-saln-disclosures/ Palace vows to take out red tape in SALN disclosures February 15, 2018 | 12:01 am By Arjay L. Balinbin THE PRESIDENTIAL Communications Operations Office (PCOO) vowed on Wednesday, Feb. 14, that it … Continue reading

PCOO vows to release gov’t execs’ SALNs, Mocha’s travel expenses | Inquirer News

Reference: Balllaran, J. (2018, February 14). PCOO vows to release gov’t execs’ SALNs, Mocha’s travel expenses. Inquirer.net. Retrieved February 15, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/968837/pcoo-vows-to-release-govt-execs-salns-mochas-travel-expenses PCOO vows to release gov’t execs’ SALNs, Mocha’s travel expenses By: Jhoanna Ballaran – Reporter / @JhoannaBINQ INQUIRER.net / 06:05 PM February 14, 2018 The Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) on Wednesday … Continue reading

Palace vows to cooperate with Senate probe on SALN redactions | Inquirer News

Reference: Corrales, N. (2017, September 27). Palace vows to cooperate with Senate probe on SALN redactions. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 27, 2017 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/933744/malacanang-saln-redaction-abella-probe-senate-trillanes-duterte-cabinet Palace vows to cooperate with Senate probe on SALN redactions Spox maintains ‘no violations committed’ in release of some Cabinet members’ SALNs By: Nestor Corrales – Reporter / @NCorralesINQ INQUIRER.net / 01:23 … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – PCOO official: FoI can help in professional development of nurses

Reference: Tribune Wires & PNA. (2017, September 23). PCOO official: FoI can help in professional development of nurses. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved September 25, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/metro/pcoo-official-foi-can-help-in-professional-development-of-nurses PCOO official: FoI can help in professional development of nurses Written by Tribune Wires Saturday, 23 September 2017 21:41 Compassion, dedication and emphatic … Continue reading

Malacañang rolls out hashtag #Change365 | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Pilapil, J. (2017,  June 29). Malacañang rolls out hashtag #Change365: to mark Duterte’s 1st year in office. The Manila Times. Retrieved June 29, 2017 from http://www.manilatimes.net/malacanang-rolls-hashtag-change365/335458/ Malacañang rolls out hashtag #Change365: to mark Duterte’s 1st year in office BY JAIME PILAPIL, TMT ON JUNE 29, 2017 IN A bid to boost its presence on social media sans the … Continue reading

Duterte’s FOI order leads to ‘unintended consequences’ | Inquirer News

Reference: Salaverria, L. (2017, June 26). Duterte’s FOI order leads to ‘unintended consequences’. Inquirer.net. Retrieved June 27, 2017 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/908698/dutertes-foi-order-leads-to-unintended-consequences Duterte’s FOI order leads to ‘unintended consequences’ By: Leila B. Salaverria – Reporter / @LeilasINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 01:25 AM June 26, 2017 Editor’s Note: Starting June 25, the Inquirer will run on its … Continue reading

Information and democracy | The Daily Tribune News

Information and democracy Written by  Archbishop Oscar V.Cruz Tuesday, 02 May 2017 00:00 Reference: Cruz, Oscar V. (2017, May 2). Information and democracy. The Daily Tribune. Retrieved May 2, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/commentary/information-and-democracy True and timely information is considered as one of the principal means of knowledgeable and responsible democratic participation specifically on the part of the citizens in a … Continue reading

LTO chief, BAC chair face raps on FOI order | Malaya Business Insight

LTO chief, BAC chair face raps on FOI order | Malaya Business Insight By PETER TABINGO April 04, 2017 Reference: Tabingo, P. (2017, April 04). LTO chief, BAC chair face raps on FOI order. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved April 4, 2017 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/lto-chief-bac-chair-face-raps-foi-order IS President Rodrigo Duterte’s version of the Freedom of Information enforceable? Two … Continue reading

President will get emergency powers to solve traffic – Poe

President will get emergency powers to solve traffic – Poe Published April 4, 2017, 12:06 AM by Elena L. Aben Reference: Aben, E. (2017, April 04). President will get emergency powers to solve traffic – Poe. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved April 4, 2017 from http://news.mb.com.ph/2017/04/04/president-will-get-emergency-powers-to-solve-traffic-poe/ Senator Grace Poe expects the Senate to pass a bill granting … Continue reading

House panel okays FOI bill | The Manila Times Online

House panel okays FOI bill | The Manila Times Online BY LLANESCA T. PANTI, TMT ON FEBRUARY 16, 2017 Source: Panti, L. (2017, February 16). House panel okays FOI bill. The Manila Times. Retrieved February 16, 2017 from http://www.manilatimes.net/house-panel-okays-foi-bill/312523/ THE House Committee on Public Information has approved the proposed Freedom of Information (FOI) bill that … Continue reading

House panel approves FoI bill | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

House panel approves FoI bill | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Source: PNA (2017, February 16). House panel approves FoI bill. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 16, 2016 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/house-panel-approves-foi-bill Written by PNA, 16 February 2017 00:00 The Freedom of Information (FoI) bill hurdled the committee level at the House of Representatives … Continue reading

First 100 days yield significant accomplishments | The Manila Times Online

First 100 days yield significant accomplishments | The Manila Time Online BY CATHERINE S. VALENTE, TMT ON OCTOBER 8, 2016 Source: Valente, C. (2016, October 8). First 100 days yield significant accomplishments. The Manila Times. Retrieved October 10, 2016 from http://www.manilatimes.net/first-100-days-yield-significant-accomplishments/290072/ First of two parts WINNING on a campaign that promised “change,” President Rodrigo Duterte … Continue reading

Senate panel to scrutinize FOI exceptions | The Manila Times Online

Senate panel to scrutinize FOI exceptions | The Manila Times Online BY JEFFERSON ANTIPORDA ON SEPTEMBER 20, 2016 Source: Antiporda, J. (2016, September 20). Senate panel to scrutinize FOI exceptions. The Manila Times. Retrieved September 20, 2016 from http://www.manilatimes.net/senate-panel-to-scrutinize-foi-exceptions/286838/#prettyPhoto THE Senate committee on public information and mass media has vowed to scrutinize more than 100 … Continue reading

Senate begins FOI hearings; Poe cites reasons why it should passed | Inquirer News

Senate begins FOI hearings; Poe cites reasons why it should passed | Inquirer News By: Maila Ager @MAgerINQ INQUIRER.net 02:19 PM September 19th, 2016 Source: Ager, M. (2016, September 19). Senate begins FOI hearings; Poe cites reasons why it should passed. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 19, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/816675/senate-begins-foi-hearings-poe-cites-reasons-why-it-should-passed The Senate committee on public information and … Continue reading

Government finalizing exemptions in FOI list

Government finalizing exemptions in FOI list By Giovanni Nilles (The Philippine Star) | Updated August 29, 2016 – 12:00am Reference: Nilles, G. (2016, August 29). Government finalizing exemptions in FOI list. Philstar. Retrieved September 06, 2016 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2016/08/29/1618324/government-finalizing-exemptions-foi-list MANILA, Philippines – The numerous exemptions the Department of Justice and the Office of the Solicitor General … Continue reading

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