Aquino admin blamed for Metro water shortage | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, June 26). Aquino admin blamed for Metro water shortage. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved June 26, 2019 from https://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/aquino-admin-blamed-metro-water-shortage Aquino admin blamed for Metro water shortage By WENDELL VIGILIA – June 26, 2019 INACTION on the part of the previous administration partly led to the ongoing water supply shortage in Metro Manila, according to … Continue reading

Solons urged to support PUV program | Manila Standard

Reference: PNA. (2019, January 22). Solons urged to support PUV program. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved January 23, 2019 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/national/285967/solons-urged-to-support-puv-program.html Solons urged to support PUV program posted January 22, 2019 at 10:40 pm by PNA An official of the Department of Transportation sees no problem taking public transport, as proposed by a solon through the filing of … Continue reading

Extend LRT, MRT hours — solon » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2019, January 21). Extend LRT, MRT hours — solon. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/01/21/extend-lrt-mrt-hours-solon/ Extend LRT, MRT hours — solon Updated January 21, 2019, 3:12 PM By Ben Rosario The chairman of the House Committee on Metro Manila Development on Monday called for the extension of the operating hours … Continue reading

Solons: Implement fully the Mental Health Act

Reference: Araja, R. (2019, January 20). Solons: Implement fully the Mental Health Act. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/national/285826/solons-implement-fully-the-mental-health-act.html Solons: Implement fully the Mental Health Act posted January 20, 2019 at 10:50 pm by Rio N. Araja Three House leaders have called on the government to “aggressively” implement the Mental Health Act to address … Continue reading

House to fast-track approval of 100-day paid maternity leave for female workers » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2018, August 28). House to fast-track approval of 100-day paid maternity leave for female workers. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 29, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/28/house-to-fast-track-approval-of-100-day-paid-maternity-leave-for-female-workers/ House to fast-track approval of 100-day paid maternity leave for female workers Published August 28, 2018, 4:43 PM By Ben Rosario The House of Representatives on Tuesday approved on … Continue reading

House leaders agree to expedite impeachment process vs 7 SC justices » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2018, August 27). House leaders agree to expedite impeachment process vs 7 SC justices. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/27/house-leaders-agree-to-expedite-impeachment-process-vs-7-sc-justices/ House leaders agree to expedite impeachment process vs 7 SC justices Updated August 27, 2018, 10:11 AM By Charissa Luci-Atienza House leaders rallied today behind the decision of Speaker Gloria … Continue reading

Cash, heads for Xiamen mess | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2018, August 22). Cash, heads for Xiamen mess. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 22, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/08/22/cash-heads-for-xiamen-mess/ Cash, heads for Xiamen mess By Mario J. Mallari – August 22, 2018 12:20 AM Aside from calling for the heads of officials responsible for the recent airport fiasco, senators also want Xiamen Airlines … Continue reading

Gloria, 150 solons meet Sara in ‘thank-you lunch’ | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2018, July 31). Gloria, 150 solons meet Sara in ‘thank-you lunch’. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 31, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/271808/gloria-150-solons-meet-sara-in-thank-you-lunch-.html Gloria, 150 solons meet Sara in ‘thank-you lunch’ posted July 31, 2018 at 01:40 am by Maricel Cruz Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo on Monday met with the President’s daughter, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte … Continue reading

Go after 6 lawmakers in narco-list, PDEA dared | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M., Zurbano, J. & Barcelo, V. (2018, June 06). Go after 6 lawmakers in narco-list, PDEA dared. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved June 06, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/267396/go-after-6-lawmakers-in-narco-list-pdea-dared.html Go after 6 lawmakers in narco-list, PDEA dared posted June 06, 2018 at 01:25 am by Maricel Cruz and Joel E. Zurbano, Vito Barcelo Two lawmakers on Tuesday exhorted … Continue reading

Bicam approves national ID | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, P. (2018, May 24). Bicam approves national ID. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 24, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/05/24/1818135/bicam-approves-national-id Bicam approves national ID Paolo Romero (The Philippine Star) – May 24, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The bill implementing a national ID system is expected to be ratified by both the Senate and the House of … Continue reading

Speaker insists Charter should be attuned to changing times | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2018, May 07). Speaker insists Charter should be attuned to changing times. Philstar.com. Retrieved May 07, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/05/07/1812849/speaker-insists-charter-should-be-attuned-changing-times Speaker insists Charter should be attuned to changing times Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – May 7, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The 31-year-old Constitution should be attuned to the digital age … Continue reading

Lawmakers weigh in on Grab decision – Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2018, May 01). Lawmakers weigh in on Grab decision. Manila Standard. Retrieved May 02, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/national/264620/lawmakers-weigh-in-on-grab-decision.html Lawmakers weigh in on Grab decision posted May 01, 2018 at 11:00 pm by Maricel Cruz Two lawmakers have expressed opposing views on Grab Philippines’ decision to suspend its 500 Grab drivers for alleged cancellation … Continue reading

House bill makes ATM hacking an economic sabotage | Business | The Philippine Star

Reference: Diaz, J. (2018, Febraury 07). House bill makes ATM hacking an economic sabotage. The Philippine Star. Retrieved February 07, 2018 from http://www.philstar.com/business/2018/02/07/1785239/house-bill-makes-atm-hacking-economic-sabotage House bill makes ATM hacking an economic sabotage By Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) | Updated February 7, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives approved on third and … Continue reading

Stop the drama, PCSO execs told | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, February 01). Stop the drama, PCSO execs told. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved February 1, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/stop-drama-pcso-execs-told Stop the drama, PCSO execs told By WENDELL VIGILIA February 01, 2018 ADMINISTRATION allies at the House of Representatives yesterday told feuding officials of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office to set aside their differences, … Continue reading

FOR STL OPERATIONS: PCSO chief: Atong Ang offered me P200M monthly | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, January 31). FOR STL OPERATIONS: PCSO chief: Atong Ang offered me P200M monthly. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved January 31, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/stl-operations-pcso-chief-atong-ang-offered-me-p200m-monthly FOR STL OPERATIONS: PCSO chief: Atong Ang offered me P200M monthly By WENDELL VIGILIA January 31, 2018 PHILIPPINE Charity Sweepstakes Office general manager Alexander Balutan yesterday accused gambling lord … Continue reading

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