Higher budget sought for BuCor computerization | The Manila Times

Reference: Tamayo, B. E. (2019, September 21). Higher budget sought for BuCor computerization. The Manila Times. Retrieved September 23, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/2019/09/21/news/national/higher-budget-sought-for-bucor-computerization/619482/ Higher budget sought for BuCor computerization By BERNADETTE E. TAMAYO September 21, 2019 THE Senate leadership on Thursday vowed to increase the budget of the Department of Justice so it can proceed with … Continue reading

Senate won’t rush approval of P4.1-T 2020 budget bill | Inquirer News

Reference: Salaverria, L. B. (2019, September 22). Senate won’t rush approval of P4.1-T 2020 budget bill. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 23, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1167812/senate-wont-rush-approval-of-p4-1-t-2020-budget-bill Senate won’t rush approval of P4.1-T 2020 budget bill By: Leila B. Salaverria – Reporter / @LeilasINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 04:40 AM September 22, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The Senate feels … Continue reading

Solons reject private vehicles ban on EDSA | Nation | Daily Tribune

Reference: Border, H. (2019, September 17). Solons reject private vehicles ban on EDSA. Daily Tribune – Without Fear. Without Favor. Retrieved September 18, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/09/17/solons-reject-private-vehicles-ban-on-edsa/ Solons reject private vehicles ban on EDSA By Hananeel Bordey, DT ON September 18, 2019 Two Senate leaders rejected the suggestion of a fellow lawmaker to ban private vehicles … Continue reading

Sotto: Senate to get report on ‘unknown number’ that texted Sanchez’s wife | Inquirer News

Reference: Ramos, C. M. (2019, September 04). Sotto: Senate to get report on ‘unknown number’ that texted Sanchez’s wife. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 04, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1160863/sotto-senate-to-get-report-on-unknown-number-that-texted-sanchezs-wife ON ABORTED RELEASE OF ANTONIO SANCHEZ Sotto: Senate to get report on ‘unknown number’ that texted Sanchez’s wife By: Christia Marie Ramos – Reporter / @CMRamosINQ INQUIRER.net / 05:47 … Continue reading

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

‘Insult us? No, we insult you!’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. (2019, July 17). ‘Insult us? No, we insult you!’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/17/insult-us-no-we-insult-you/ ‘Insult us? No, we insult you!’ By Elmer N. Manuel – July 17, 2019 12:05 AM LOCSIN Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. revealed on Tuesday that the … Continue reading

‘Duterte seriously considering cutting ties with Iceland’ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. (2019, July 17). ‘Duterte seriously considering cutting ties with Iceland’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/%E2%80%98duterte-seriously-considering-cutting-ties-iceland%E2%80%99 ‘Duterte seriously considering cutting ties with Iceland’ By JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – July 17, 2019 PRESIDENT Duterte is “seriously considering” cutting the Philippines’ diplomatic relations with Iceland, whose resolution calling for a probe into the … 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

Can PH go it alone? | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. & Montermayor, J. (2019, July 16). Can PH go it alone?. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/can-ph-go-it-alone Can PH go it alone? BY VINCE NONATO and JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – July 16, 2019 IS the Philippines prepared to go it alone? Sen. Panfilo Lacson raised the question yesterday after Foreign Affairs … Continue reading

Sotto confident will retain post as Senate President » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Ramos, M. (2019, July 15). Sotto confident will retain post as Senate President. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/07/15/sotto-confident-will-retain-post-as-senate-president/ Sotto confident will retain post as Senate President By Marjaleen Ramos, MB ON July 15, 2019 Senate President Vicente Sotto III on Monday said he was confident that he will retain the Senate presidency when … Continue reading

Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. (2019, July 15). Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/sotto-lacson-downplay-un-human-rights-vote Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote BY VINCE NONATO – July 15, 2019 SENATE President Vicente Sotto III and Sen. Panfilo Lacson downplayed pressure on the Philippines to address its human rights situation, … 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

Sotto sure of keeping Senate leadership | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. N. (2019, July 10). Sotto sure of keeping Senate leadership. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/10/sotto-sure-of-keeping-senate-leadership/ Sotto sure of keeping Senate leadership By Elmer N. Manuel – July 10, 2019 12:05 AM SOTTO Unlike the fierce battle for the House speakership that needed to be settled … Continue reading

No APC volley yet | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. N. (2019, July 10). No APC volley yet. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 10, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/10/no-apc-volley-yet/ No APC volley yet By Elmer N. Manuel – July 10, 2019 12:07 AM TWO speakers, says President Rodrigo Duterte. President Rodrigo Duterte’s endorsement of a term-sharing between Taguig Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano … Continue reading

Sino crewmen face raps over boat ramming | Manila Standard

Reference: Blancaflor, M. J. (2019, July 09). Sino crewmen face raps over boat ramming. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 09, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299320/sino-crewmen-face-raps-over-boat-ramming.html Sino crewmen face raps over boat ramming posted July 09, 2019 at 01:25 am by MJ Blancaflor The Palace on Monday backed the filing of raps against the Chinese crew involved in the Recto Bank incident, … Continue reading

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