DOLE warns vs swift passage of 14th month pay bill | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Naval, G. (2019, July 05). DOLE warns vs swift passage of 14th month pay bill. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/dole-warns-vs-swift-passage-14th-month-pay-bill DOLE warns vs swift passage of 14th month pay bill July 05, 2019 LABOR Secretary Silvestre Bello III yesterday urged lawmakers not to rush the approval of the proposed measure … Continue reading

Until death do us part…(2) | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Aspillera, D. (2017, July 31 ). Until death do us part…(2). Malaya Business Insight . Retrieved August 11, 2017 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/opinion/until-death-do-us-part2 ‘A marriage continues to be valid until one party dissolves the marriage through unfaithfulness. Matthew 5: 19.’ Until death do us part…(2) By Dahli Aspillera July 31, 2017 WHAT God has joined, let [that] man not … Continue reading

Peace talks with NDF to boost business climate – Duterte

Peace talks with NDF to boost business climate – Duterte By Alexis Romero and Jose Rodel Clapano (The Philippine Star) | Updated August 24, 2016 – 12:00am Reference: Romero, A. and Clapano, J. R. (2016, August 24). Peace talks with NDF to boost business climate – Duterte. Philstar. Retrieved August 24, 2016 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2016/08/24/1616732/peace-talks-ndf-boost-business-climate-duterte MANILA, … Continue reading

Rody: Not regularizing employees? I’ll cancel your permits

Rody: Not regularizing employees? I’ll cancel your permits By Rosette Adel (philstar.com) | Updated August 1, 2016 – 4:53pm Reference: Adel, R. (2016, August 01). Rody: Not regularizing employees? I’ll cancel your permits. Philstar. Retrieved August 02, 2016 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2016/08/01/1608944/rody-not-regularizing-employees-ill-cancel-your-permits MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday reiterated his call to stop contractualization in … Continue reading

Formal peace talks to resume this month | The Manila Times Online

Formal peace talks to resume this month | The Manila Times Online July 6, 2016 9:47 pm by WILLIAM B. DEPASUPIL Source: Depasupil, W. (2016, July 06). Formal peace talks to resume this month. The Manila Times. Retrieved July 07, 2016 from http://www.manilatimes.net/formal-peace-talks-to-resume-this-month/272131/ FORMAL peace talks between the Philippine government and the CPP-NPA-NDF (Communist Party … Continue reading

Anakpawis files bill against labor contractualization

Anakpawis files bill against labor contractualization (philstar.com) | Updated July 3, 2016 – 1:17pm Reference: The Philippine Star. (2016, July 03). Anakpawis files bill against labor contractualization. Philstar. Retrieved July 04, 2016 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2016/07/03/1599112/anakpawis-files-bill-against-labor-contractualization MANILA, Philippines — A labor advocacy party-list has filed a bill at the House of Representatives seeking to abolish labor contractualization, … Continue reading

‘Congress has power to grant amnesty to NDF rebels’

‘Congress has power to grant amnesty to NDF rebels’ By Jose Rodel Clapano (The Philippine Star) | Updated June 29, 2016 – 12:00am Reference: Clapano, J. R. (2016, June 29). ‘Congress has power to grant amnesty to NDF rebels’. Philstar. Retrieved June 29, 2016 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2016/06/29/1597756/congress-has-power-grant-amnesty-ndf-rebels MANILA, Philippines – A member of the peace panel … Continue reading

Bello outlines main issues for peace talks

Bello outlines main issues for peace talks By Christine C. Cudis (philstar.com) | Updated June 29, 2016 – 12:41am Reference: Cudis, C. C. (2016, June 29). Bello outlines main issues for peace talks. Philstar. Retrieved June 29, 2016 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2016/06/29/1597810/bello-outlines-main-issues-peace-talks DAVAO CITY, Philippines – With the first Mindanaoan president coming to office on June 30, … Continue reading

Gov’t, Reds eye cease-fire, first in 30 years | The Manila Times Online

Gov’t, Reds eye cease-fire, first in 30 years | The Manila Times Online June 22, 2016 Source: Reuters & Montemayor, J. (2016, June 22). Gov’t, Reds eye cease-fire, first in 30 years. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieve June 22, 2016 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/gov%E2%80%99t-reds-eye-cease-fire-first-30-years GOVERNMENT and the communist group are planning to each declare cease-fires after formal peace … Continue reading

House OKs bill banning JBC members’ reappointment | The Standard

House OKs bill banning JBC members’ reappointment | The Standard By: The Standard May 30, 2016 at 12:01 am Source: The Standard. (2016, May 30). House OKs bill banning JBC members’ reappointment. The Standard. Retrieved May 30, 2016 from http://thestandard.com.ph/news/-main-stories/206851/house-oks-bill-banning-jbc-members-reappointment-.html The House of Representatives has unanimously ratified the bicameral report on the bill banning the … Continue reading

Duterte ally: Mayor will still run, despite denials

Duterte ally: Mayor will still run, despite denials posted November 02, 2015 at 12:01 am by Rio N. Araja Retrieved from http://thestandard.com.ph/news/-main-stories/top-stories/190870/duterte-ally-mayor-will-still-run-despite-denials.html AN OPPOSITION lawmaker and close friend of Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte said Sunday he believes Duterte will run for President next year despite his assertions he is not interested in running. 1-BAP … Continue reading

Solons: End vilification of VP – The Standard

Solons: End vilification of VP – The Standard. By Maricel Cruz, Vito Barcelo | Aug. 23, 2015 at 12:01am Source: http://manilastandardtoday.com/2015/08/23/solons-end-vilification-of-vp/ AFTER 23 hearings over the course of a year, congressmen said it’s about time the three-member Senate Blue Ribbon subcommittee probing corruption allegations against Vice President Jejomar Binay stop its probe. “It is obvious, … Continue reading

Public school pupils to get free admission to museums | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Public school pupils to get free admission to museums | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com. By Danny Dangcalan (The Philippine Star) | Updated June 8, 2015 – 12:00am Source: http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2015/06/08/1463491/public-school-pupils-get-free-admission-museums BACOLOD City, Philippines – Public elementary school pupils nationwide would be allowed free admission to public museums, national historical shrines and landmarks under … Continue reading

‘BBL payola paid out in tranches to congressmen’ – Manila Standard Today

‘BBL payola paid out in tranches to congressmen’ – Manila Standard Today. By Christine F. Herrera | Jun. 03, 2015 at 12:01am SOME P440 million purportedly extorted from a suspected Chinese crime lord was being distributed to congressmen in tranches to make sure there is a quorum during the marathon plenary debate on the Bangsamoro … Continue reading

House voting on BBL crawls along | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

House voting on BBL crawls along | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com. By Paolo Romero (The Philippine Star) | Updated May 19, 2015 – 12:00am Source: http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2015/05/19/1456329/house-voting-bbl-crawls-along MANILA, Philippines – The start of the voting on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law in the ad hoc committee of the House of Representatives crawled along … Continue reading

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