Sotto: ‘No chance’ of passing SOGIE bill in Senate | Inquirer News

Reference: Galvez, D. (2019, August 22). Sotto: ‘No chance’ of passing SOGIE bill in Senate. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved August 22, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1156267/sotto-no-chance-of-passing-sogie-bill-in-senate Sotto: ‘No chance’ of passing SOGIE bill in Senate By: Daphne Galvez – Reporter / @DYGalvezINQ INQUIRER.net / 09:31 AM August 22, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — There is “no chance” that the Sexual … Continue reading

Koko: Just don’t call it divorce | Inquirer News

Reference: Salavaerria, L. B. (2019, July 12). Koko: Just don’t call it divorce. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1140859/koko-just-dont-call-it-divorce Koko: Just don’t call it divorceBy: Leila B. Salaverria – Reporter / @LeilasINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:16 AM July 12, 2019 Sen. Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III, who got himself a second chance to marry … Continue reading

3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. E., Ramos-Araneta, M. & Blancaflor, M. J. (2019, July 13). 3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299684/3-years-after-arbitral-win-vs-china-sea-claims.html 3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims posted July 13, 2019 at 01:55 am by Rey E. Requejo and Macon Ramos-Araneta, MJ Blancaflor Carpio, Del Rosario … Continue reading

Hontiveros renews struggle for divorce law | Inquirer News

Reference: Salaverria, L. B. (2019, July 11). Hontiveros renews struggle for divorce law. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1140313/hontiveros-renews-struggle-for-divorce-law Hontiveros renews struggle for divorce lawBy: Leila B. Salaverria – Reporter / @LeilasINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:12 AM July 11, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — After repeated attempts since 2005, another lawmaker is seeking to … Continue reading

Hontiveros on re-filing divorce bill: ‘We need all the chances to find love, build nurturing families’ » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Torregoza, H. (2019, July 10). Hontiveros on re-filing divorce bill: ‘We need all the chances to find love, build nurturing families’. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/07/10/hontiveros-on-re-filing-divorce-bill-we-need-all-the-chances-to-find-love-build-nurturing-families/ Hontiveros on re-filing divorce bill: ‘We need all the chances to find love, build nurturing families’ By Hannah Torregoza, MB ON July 10, 2019 Senator … Continue reading

Fate of divorce bill in the Senate now in the hands of Pia – Sotto | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. (2019, July 04). Fate of divorce bill in the Senate now in the hands of Pia – Sotto. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 04, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/fate-divorce-bill-senate-now-hands-pia-%E2%80%93-sotto Fate of divorce bill in the Senate now in the hands of Pia – Sotto BY VINCE NONATO – July 04, 2019 SENATE President Vicente Sotto … Continue reading

Measles outbreak: Politics rears ugly head | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, February 13). Measles outbreak: Politics rears ugly head. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved February 13, 2019 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/287698/measles-outbreak-politics-rears-ugly-head.html Measles outbreak: Politics rears ugly head posted February 13, 2019 at 01:35 am by Macon Ramos-Araneta A word war broke out Tuesday between opposition Senator Risa Hontiveros and presidential daughter and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte, … Continue reading

Mislatel gets green light | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 07). Mislatel gets green light. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 07, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/07/mislatel-gets-green-light/ Mislatel gets green light By Mario J. Mallari – February 7, 2019 12:05 AM With only three opposing votes, the Senate yesterday gave the go-signal for the Mindanao Islamic Telephone Co. (Mislatel) consortium, … Continue reading

Senators oppose China Telecom | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Tamayo, B.E. (2018, November 13). Senators oppose China Telecom. The Manila Times Online. Retrieved November 14, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/senators-oppose-china-telecom/466654/ Senators oppose China Telecom BY BERNADETTE E. TAMAYO NOVEMBER 13, 2018 THE Senate minority bloc on Monday questioned the selection process employed by the government in choosing the Mislatel consortium as the “provisional” new major … Continue reading

Senate blue ribbon committee eyes probe of ‘tara’ system in NFA | Inquirer News

Reference: Aurelio, J. M. (2018, September 26). Senate blue ribbon committee eyes probe of ‘tara’ system in NFA. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1036359/senate-blue-ribbon-committee-eyes-probe-of-tara-system-in-nfa. Senate blue ribbon committee eyes probe of ‘tara’ system in NFA By: Julie M. Aurelio, Leila B. Salaverria – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:43 AM September 26, 2018 The … Continue reading

Roque mulls filing graft raps vs former NFA chief over rice woes | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, A. (2018, September 25). Roque mulls filing graft raps vs former NFA chief over rice woes. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/25/1854639/roque-mulls-filing-graft-raps-vs-former-nfa-chief-over-rice-woes. Roque mulls filing graft raps vs former NFA chief over rice woes Alexis Romero (philstar.com) – September 25, 2018 – 7:57pm MANILA, Philippines — Presidential spokesman Harry Roque is ready … Continue reading

Hontiveros claims NFA ‘tara’ system worsened rice supply problem | Philstar.com

Reference: Philstar. (2018, September 24). Hontiveros claims NFA ‘tara’ system worsened rice supply problem. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 25, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/24/1854341/hontiveros-claims-nfa-tara-system-worsened-rice-supply-problem. Hontiveros claims NFA ‘tara’ system worsened rice supply problem (philstar.com) – September 24, 2018 – 7:50pm MANILA, Philippines — Sen. Risa Hontiveros claimed a “tara” system in rice imports has worsened rice supply constraints … Continue reading

Senate warns DoH staffing may not meet needs of universal health care | Business World

Reference: Cortez, G. M. (2018, September 17). Senate warns DoH staffing may not meet needs of universal health care. Business World. Retrieved September 18, 2018 from http://www.bworldonline.com/senate-warns-doh-staffing-may-not-meet-needs-of-universal-health-care/ Senate warns DoH staffing may not meet needs of universal health care September 17, 2018 | 9:35 pm SENATORS warned that the uncertain job security of health workers … Continue reading

Duterte insists Trillanes amnesty not valid | Inquirer News

Reference: Avendaño, C. O. & Salaverria, L. B. (2018 September 12). Duterte insists Trillanes amnesty not valid. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 12, 2018 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1031065/duterte-insists-trillanes-amnesty-not-valid#ixzz5Qs2v8Q35 Duterte insists Trillanes amnesty not valid By: Christine O. Avendaño, Leila B. Salaverria – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:23 AM September 12, 2018  President Duterte reiterated on Tuesday that only the President could grant … Continue reading

Hontiveros questions Cayetano on ’50 to 100 diplomatic actions’ against China | Philstar.com

Reference: Viray, P. (2018, August 29). Hontiveros questions Cayetano on ’50 to 100 diplomatic actions’ against China. Philippine Star. Retrieved August 29, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/08/28/1846604/hontiveros-questions-cayetano-50-100-diplomatic-actions-against-china Hontiveros questions Cayetano on ’50 to 100 diplomatic actions’ against China Patricia Lourdes Viray (philstar.com) – August 29, 2018  MANILA, Philippines — Sen. Risa Hontiveros on Tuesday asked Foreign Affairs Secretary … Continue reading

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