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Members of Congress, dignitaries and guests listen as President Benigno Aquino delivers his third State of the Nation address on Monday. AP

MANILA, Philippines — President Benigno Aquino III declared in his third State of the Nation Address at the Batasan Pambansa Complex Monday afternoon that the country is now truly open for business.

Citing information that the Philippines is now enjoying positive credit, he told the nation that the stock exchange index now no longer went below 5000 from the earlier 4000, drawing him applause from the audience.

“Dati tayo ang nangungutang, ngayon tayo na ang nagpapautang. Dati namamalimos tayo ng investments, ngayon dumadagsa,” he added, quoting comments on the Philippines being “Asia’s next tiger.”

He claimed that growth in the economy was reaching the masses through the government’s Pantawid Pamilya program, which has more than 700,000 beneficiaries.

By 2013, Aquino expressed hope that the government can provide the poor with 3.8 million more housing units.


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  • spearheads

    Ha, dumadagsa ang foreign investment? Sino? Saan? Kailan? 
    Oo nga naman, yong Chinese investment sa Panatag at Hasa Hasa Shoal, dumadagsa.
    Yong frigate at oil exploration fleet ng intsik dumadagsa din.
    Hintayin mo PNoycchio at matatapos kaagad yang garrison nila bago ka umalis.
    Kung sakaling umalis ka nga, kundi sila rin magpapaalis sayo.
    Susmaryosep sabi ko na nga ba SONA ng SOmNAmbulist!
    Kaya nagkandabulol dahil sa kasinungalingan.

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/X5KSTZ4OQLSHFPYOZM7R3BNEXY EINSKAK

       haha haa

    • dani77777

      to herculubus,

      Baliw.

      Siguro ikaw yong isa sa mga nawalaan ng income dahil sa corruption.

      The Philippines for the first time is in the best position to develop economically. And thats for everyone unlike noong panahon ni Gloria mo, kayo kayo na lang dahil sa pandarambong.

      Mabuhay ang Pilipinas!!!
      Mabuhay ka PNoy!!!
      Mamatay ang mga mandarambong!!!

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/JKS7Y3WBUOJPOMTYPCRXSKW7KM Franzeline Perdubal

      herculubus, if all Filipinos will be like you, we’ll never grow as a country. You see problems and dont offer a solution. 

      Shu+ your fking mouth and MAGPAKA-PILIPINO ka! Bawasan mo ang utak talangka na walang ginawa at hinihila lahat pababa. 

      This President has awaken most of us, ikaw tulog pa rin at puro reklamo. nakakabwi sit ang gaya mo.

    • fran_co

      You ask who? Where? When? Here’s a list of new investors in the past 2 years alone (and more to come):

      Melco Crown (casino), Universal Entertainment (casino), Genting (expansion/casino), Bank of America (BPO), Wells Fargo (BPO), Tech Mahindra/Mahindra Satyam (BPO), HCL Tech (BPO), Alorica (BPO), Gold Fields (mining), Sumitomo (mining), Glencore (mining), Vale (mining/shipping), Royal Friesland Campina (food), Tsuneishi (expansion/shipbuilding), Hanjin (expansion/shipbuilding), Red Planet (hotel), Shangrila (expansion/hotel), Airasia (airline), Uniqlo (retail), Papa John’s (restaurant), etc.

      Must be hard to be a crab. Always fighting with other crabs. Eating sand all the time. Being a scavenger.

      • spearheads

        What you have mentioned are nightmares, not realities. Accomplishments are existing deeds not fantasies.  Investors are those who have already invested not pledges. A crab is scavenging for food, so who is dreaming of scavenging, who is the crab??? Ipinagmamalaki mo pa yang mga casino, what a splendid would be investors. At kung may kaunti kang utak, “expansions” are not new foreign investors, King Crab!

      • fran_co

        Nightmare for you, perhaps, but not for me. I find it real that we are going in the right direction. And who said anything about pledges? These companies have either invested already or are committed to do so.

        Re: casino. You asked who, where, when remember? I just answered you with a list. And there are only a few expansions there. The important thing about expansion is that THEY ARE PUTTING NEW MONEY into the country. That’s what counts, right?

        Who’s brainless now?

  • http://www.yahoo.com JOSE RIZAL

    “Hindi na tayo nangungutang…” thanks to the economic legislations that were passed during my imcumbency”…nasaan?
    All hail to His Mediocrity, indeed!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_OSPLKSPHZHKEVAMNJQQV4GDGAQ ely

    nananaginip ang baliw na naka upo…

    DUMADAGSA ba kamo???

    ang alin… ang mga mahihirap na tao na nag hahanap anng trabaho sa MAYNILA?

    baliw.

    • PaengSaAmerika

      Ikaw ang mas baliw. Dapat ipadala ka sa Bajo de Masinloc.

    • fran_co

      For your reading pleasure, companies that have invested in the past 2 years alone:

      Melco Crown (casino), Universal Entertainment (casino), Genting (expansion/casino), Bank of America (BPO), Wells Fargo (BPO), Tech Mahindra/Mahindra Satyam (BPO), HCL Tech (BPO), Alorica (BPO), Gold Fields (mining), Sumitomo (mining), Glencore (mining), Vale (mining/shipping), Royal Friesland Campina (food), Tsuneishi (expansion/shipbuilding), Hanjin (expansion/shipbuilding), Red Planet (hotel), Shangrila (expansion/hotel), Airasia (airline), Uniqlo (retail), Papa John’s (restaurant), etc.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_K3AUOVX5SXH4QSBROS76XUY3LE pizza ria

    Ford.
    American Express Savings Bank.
    Fortis Bank.
    Etc.
    Etc.
    E X I T

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_MCVN4QYMCCRLOX2ZGO7ASH6RIU Mary Ann

      Kahit sa Amerika, bagsak yang Ford.  

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_2U5CHMLY2JGMV4HL6IMI5S7KHM jarjarbinx

        kabubukas lang nila ng bagong facility sa thailand.

    • fran_co

      Insignificant companies. Look at my list above.

  • Vernon UK London

    More POWER Mr. President. We are all behind you.

  • Ramil Abalon

    ha ha ha insecure ako…paano nga ba? saan nga ba?  lahat yan ay may kasagutan..nagdedepende ang sagot kong seryoso ka o hindi  he he he

  • popeyee

    Anong dumadagsa investment kaya? Ilang foreign bank yong nagsara at kelang lang nag alsa balutan yong Ford Phils….

    • PaengSaAmerika

      Bakit iisang company lang ang binabanggit mo? Wala na bang iba? Bulag ka talaga o nagtatanga-tangahan?

      • popeyee

        ang mga katulad mong bastos na magsasagot ay walang karapatan sa ganitong forum..be a gentleman, kung lalai ka man…

    • fran_co

      FEW, MINOR foreign banks that could not compete here. Ford that only had 200 employees. Compare them to these companies that have invested for the first time or expanded in the past 2 years:

      Melco Crown (casino), Universal Entertainment (casino), Genting (expansion/casino), Bank of America (BPO), Wells Fargo (BPO), Tech Mahindra/Mahindra Satyam (BPO), HCL Tech (BPO), Alorica (BPO), Gold Fields (mining), Sumitomo (mining), Glencore (mining), Vale (mining/shipping), Royal Friesland Campina (food), Tsuneishi (expansion/shipbuilding), Hanjin (expansion/shipbuilding), Red Planet (hotel), Shangrila (expansion/hotel), Airasia (airline), Uniqlo (retail), Papa John’s (restaurant), etc.

      What say you? Problem with media, and crabs like you, is that they report only the negatives and not the positives. So get a life and do something positive for a change.

  • John_Galt_II

    wala na naman patutunguhan ang Pilipinas! Saan kukunin ang pera para sa CCT at Housing? siyempre sa tao na naman through higher taxes! kawawang mga Pilipino! haaaaaaaaay buhaaaaaaay.

    • fran_co

      The only taxes that will be raised are on sin products and on mining. Is that so bad, sir?

      • John_Galt_II

        Yes! any tax increase is bad! They are taking money away from the hands of the people and putting it in the hands of the government. That will mean letting the government spend the money into projects that the people can not afford like housing. And we know that anything the government touches leads into corruption regardless of who is in power. It is not the duty of the government to provide anything for the people but the maintenance of peace and order!

      • fran_co

        I don’t know why my reply (hours ago) is still being moderated. Didn’t say anything that hasn’t been said in these boards. Anyway, try again…

        The new mining tax will be taken from mining companies, many of them foreign, and not the people. “Sin” taxes, on the other hand, may deter consumption of liquor and cigarettes so that’s not so bad.

        Furthermore, I disagree that government should not provide anything apart from maintenance of peace and order. How about education and health to name just two. But since you say peace and order, who does this for sorry “behind”? Do you know how much the average foot soldier makes in a month? After tax? Maybe you can blow through that in a day but they can’t. Do you know how battlefield conditions are for soldiers (worn out boots, no armor, insufficient ammo, no air cover, etc) and policemen (no patrol cars, insufficient ammo, heck nearly half the police don’t have service firearms)? If these policemen and soldiers are secure in the knowledge that their loved ones will have roofs over their heads even if something happens to them while they are on duty, won’t they do a better job maintaining YOUR peace and order?

        Think before you leap, mate.

  • 2days_Nuse

    Salamat sa CCT program ni PNoy dahil maraming natutulungan na mahihirap na pamilya.

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_2U5CHMLY2JGMV4HL6IMI5S7KHM jarjarbinx

      ngayon di na nila kelangan magkayod at magtrabaho. gobyerno na lang ang magpapakain sa kanila

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/JKS7Y3WBUOJPOMTYPCRXSKW7KM Franzeline Perdubal

        Jarjar Talangka utak ( crab mentality). Umayos ka at isama kita kay Batman

  • spearheads

    PNoy: Philippines now open for business.

    Ford and Foreign Banks – Sorry we’re closed!

    China: Good! We’re open too. In fact, we will open our new permanent military garrison in Spratleys. Good for permanent business in the Philippines, especially oil business.

  • Guest

    Mas gumanda ang ekonomiya ng bansa ngayon. Mas maraming nagkakatrabaho at nakakakain.

  • PaengSaAmerika

    Shut up, big mouth Mitos Magsaysay! You don’t deserve a senate seat. People should reject her candidacy.

  • SB_Salazar

    Mas pinagtutuunan ngayon ng administrasyon ang edukasyon kaya mas bright ang future ng mga kabataan

  • http://www.yahoo.com JOSE RIZAL

    If there are more and more recipient to the CCT Dole-out, it means NOTHING has IMPROVED!
    Hahahahaha!  Good self-serving speech, His Mediocrity! 

  • mark_john21

    Mukhang isang tao lang ay may ari ng mga accounts na galit sa blog na ito. Kawawa naman siya baka makuha na siya ni Lord.  

  • mekeni62

    for Pnoy to daydream is good but to hallucinate is very bad…needs medical attention! at least 8 banks closed.Ford plant closed.Chinese workers are staying away from cheap labor so Chinese businesses are moving somewhere else in Asia like Vietnam,Thailand and Indonesia except the Philippines..must we ask why?

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_MCVN4QYMCCRLOX2ZGO7ASH6RIU Mary Ann

      Kay harry potter ka na lang umasa. 

      • mekeni62

        I think that’s a good idea.

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_UNNL6TWR667PRJVXASRYTHT66Q James

      I think your the one daydreaming and you’re the one that needs medical attention.

      E kasalanan ba ng gobyerno na ayaw ng tao bumili ng Ford kasi mas mahal. E mas prefer ng tao ang Toyota, Honda, Hyundai, Kia at etc.

      Anong business news ba pinagbabasa mo? Siguro binabasa mo yung mga negatibo lang yata. 

      Ganyan talaga basta’t tamad. Gusto maging instant milyonaryo kahit wala ginagawa. Magtrabaho ka wag kang manglimos!

      • mekeni62

        for whatever reason if several businesses close shops it has something to do with the business climate in that country as simple as that.

  • AKObossNYO

    Ngayon mas marami ang mga kumpanyang matatag dahil lumalakas ang ekonomiya ng pilipinas

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_2U5CHMLY2JGMV4HL6IMI5S7KHM jarjarbinx

      yes, gaya ng Ford na kaaalis lang.

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_UNNL6TWR667PRJVXASRYTHT66Q James

        I think your the same user as mekeni62. Ford lang lagi. Ano pang ibang companya ng alisan? 

        Alam mo ba ang ano mga bagong companya na pumasok sa pinas? Sa tingin ko di yata kasi negatibo lang lahat binabasa mo.
        Ayaw mo kasing umasinso ang bayang Pilipinas.

      • fran_co

        Ford only had 200 employees at the plant. BPOs hire that many in ONE DAY.

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/JKS7Y3WBUOJPOMTYPCRXSKW7KM Franzeline Perdubal

        I never like Ford Motors anyway. They closed because of poor sales  and they really h ate jarjarbinx a lot.

        Umayos ka ha at baka ma-Batman kita.

  • http://twitter.com/Snuggy_muck Wayne Scharf

    Naway tuloy tuloy na ang pagpasok ng maraming investors para mas marami ang magkatrabahong mga pilipino

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/JKS7Y3WBUOJPOMTYPCRXSKW7KM Franzeline Perdubal

    If you cant accept that this country is getting better, then dont stop those who wants a BETTER COUNTRY!

    Filipinos should learn how to appreciate what is good and bad for everyone and not just for the chosen few. We should learn how to increase our expectations from our leaders, politicians and government employees.

    Until then, dadami lang ang mga Chavit Singsons at Ampatuans ng bayang ito. 

    Wala nang sisihan o turuan. Gawin mo ang nararapat sa bayan.

    By the way, PNOY, we’re not there yet but thank you for making it happen.

    • mekeni62

      If you do not believe that this country is not getting any better then don’t stop those who think they deserve BETTER!!

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_UNNL6TWR667PRJVXASRYTHT66Q James

        Tamad ka nga. Gusto mo kasing maging instant milyonaryo. Magtrabaho ka tamad!

      • mekeni62

        kawawa ka brod at hindi mo alam ang pinagsasabi mo. Businessman ako at nagpapasahod ng mga tao. Taxpayer ako. Sa maliit na paraan nakakatulong ako..at ikaw?

      • Francis81

         Mekeni62 pag pasensiyahan mo na yang si Franzeline, taga Presidential ComGroup yan, kaya ganyan ang English niyan.

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/JKS7Y3WBUOJPOMTYPCRXSKW7KM Franzeline Perdubal

        Haha, what a pa thetic comment Francis. You guys should read it twice so that you understand the message. Mekeni actually just repeated the gist of the message.

        Francis, you must realize that I want a better Philippines and I dont work for any politicians, much more any Com Group. 

        Cheers to a better Philippines! Woe to those who dont understand it.

  • Binayawak

    dapat i-tame down ang mga ngumangawa lalo na ang mga hindi tax payers. saka ang mga taong walang direction sa buhay…laging contrapelo…kala mo ang gagaling…make yourself useful and productive. may panahon pa kayong manggulo! at ang mga kalaban ng gobyerno na nasa kabilang panig…malakas ang administrasyon lalo na sa supporta ng bayan…di yan babagsak kaya humanda kayo pag sinita na kayo ng korte…

    these type of people should be addressed.

  • Angardryn

    Naniniwala ako na mas nagimprove ang buhay ng mga pilipino ngayon kesa noon.

  • Guest

    Ngayon nagdadalawang isip na mangurakot ang mga tiwali dahil alam nilang seryoso si PNoy sa anti-corruption campaign niya

    • sarah uae

      pero dapat kahit kakampi bigyan ng leksyon hindi yung puro alagad ni gma pano yung panahon ni erap, ni ramos,, ng nanay nya,,panahon ni mcoy.dapat habulin lahat un..

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_YAU43R25CAHGNYPHE6HLAM3V6Y Benjamin

    ANG GALING TALAGA NG PRESIDENTE KO..ANG MGA KOLOKOY NA GINAGAWANG COTTAGE INDUSTRY ANG PANGUNGUTYA AT PAGTULIGSA…LALO NA ANG BAYAD MUNA…MAGTITIWARIK KAYO. PURO KAYO KANGKANG…PWEEE!!!!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_4VRBT6JIBVL7NDXCG5DAWKK7B4 Aps Acct

    sa lahat ng nagsasabi ng negative on the current governance; could you please give your insights if we could have been better with president other than Pnoy. I see negative comments but I bet there are no alternatives in your mind on how to do it better or on how it could have been better.

  • gregory robinson

    Philippines is NOT open for business and NEVER will be…….its only comforting its own with housing and food programs…which is a good thing, but this article has the wrong title.

  • Hows_Ispeaker

    Naniniwala ako na mas nagimprove ang buhay ng mga pilipino ngayon kesa noon.

    • dani77777

      Ako din. At least the atmosphere of trust in the government is there. Tulongan natin ang isa’t isa.

      Huwag maglagay sa mga corrupt. Isumbong natin sila.

      Mabuhay ang Pilipinas!!!
      Mabuhay ka PNoy!!!
      Mamatay ang mga mandarambong!!!

      • Francis81

        Kung me athmosphere of trust e bakit andaming banyagang industria ang nagsilayasan? At ayaw mamuhunan ng karamihan?  Ang nagpapalutang pa lang sa ekonomiya natin ngayon ay ang mga remittances ng mga kawawang OFWs.  At dahil sa maling polisiya ni Pweenoy lumakas ang piso, tiyak matindi ang epekto nito sa ekonomiya!

      • dani77777

        to Francis81,

        Why, your income from corruption diminished?

      • fran_co

        Aside from Ford, who else left? Compare it to this list of new investors in the past two years:

        Melco Crown (casino), Universal Entertainment (casino), Genting (expansion/casino), Bank of America (BPO), Wells Fargo (BPO), Tech Mahindra/Mahindra Satyam (BPO), HCL Tech (BPO), Alorica (BPO), Gold Fields (mining), Sumitomo (mining), Glencore (mining), Vale (mining/shipping), Royal Friesland Campina (food), Tsuneishi (expansion/shipbuilding), Hanjin (expansion/shipbuilding), Red Planet (hotel), Shangrila (expansion/hotel), Airasia (airline), Uniqlo (retail), Papa John’s (restaurant), etc.

        What do you say now?

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/JKS7Y3WBUOJPOMTYPCRXSKW7KM Franzeline Perdubal

        Ang lakas ng sampal mo kay Francis sir! I love it!

  • SoupremeKort

    Mas ok ang peace and order situation ngayon ng bansa dahil sa mga pulis nating matatapang.

    • spearheads

      OO nga naman, kokonti lang naman ang increase ng criminality sa Manila… 36% lang naman, wala pang 37%. Yong sinasabing riding in tandem assassinations, di totoo yon, gawagawa lang yon ng media. Ok talaga pag fish ang order. O anong order mo, inihaw na hasahasa from Hasa Hasa Shoal? Magsabi ka lang at itext natin doon sa mga tsekwa sa Spratleys, marami silang huli ngayon. 

  • JJF724

    Thank God for PNOY’s management.  Mabuhay ang Pilipinas.

  • akosimickeymouse

    Hope all pinoys will not depend more on government what other wants, they will always criticize without doing in their own how to escape from being poor…Ang iba irresponsable,anak ng anak kahit walang kaya magpalaki kaya tuloy ang kanilang mga anak naging mga hamog boys at pwedeng lumaki na problema sa ating sosyalidad…..Sa mga pinoys ibahin na natin ang ating pag-iisip, sana ang lahat sa atin magsikap muna para marating ang nais marating….depending always on government is an old school thinking so let us work hard……

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_UNNL6TWR667PRJVXASRYTHT66Q James

      Yung mga ng comment ng negatibo yun ang mga taong tamad. Gusto kasi nila ang  Gusto nila subu-an lang

      Magtrabaho kayo tamad. Wag rally ng rally. Or baka trabaho nyo ang pag-rarally!

  • Pegason

    Salamat kay PNoy dahil sa anti-corruption campaign niya. Alisin lahat ng tiwali sa gobyerno!

  • Platypus09

    It is good to know Mr. President.

    You set our country to a next higher level.

    I believe that you are doing a wonderful job. I support you.

  • Bronkwun

    Magpasalamat tayo at umangat ang ekonomiya ng bansa, hindi yung puro reklamo at puna sa gobyerno

  • Francis81

    Epal talaga tong si Pweenoy! Lahat ng accomplishments na pinagmamalaki niya lalo na ang CCT ay mga proyekto ni GMA.  Samantala siya ay wala man lang naisip na maganda para sa Pinas! PWEEE!!!

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_UNNL6TWR667PRJVXASRYTHT66Q James

      Kayo yata ang walang naisip ng maganda para sa Pinas. Batikos lang ng batikos eh mga tamad naman. 

      Bulag yata kayo sa katotohanan. Or baka mga bayaran kayo ng mga corrupt na politico. tama ba?

    • mherr

      Pweeh ka rin Francis…You are just sore at Pnoy. Kasi hindi ka pa din umasenso. Hindi ka nakapag aral ng UP or Ateneo…

      Isa ka pa ring typical na mahirap na tao. Buti nga sa yo. Daldal lang ng daldal kaya walang napapala sa buhay. 

      E change mo na lang kaya ang name mo. From Francis to Frincess sa gabi. Akala mo di kita kilala. Bakla ka……..pweehhh  pweehhhh pweehhh

    • fran_co

      Did you even listen to the speech? Pnoy admitted that CCT started under Gloria. But under her, only several hundred thousand families benefitted. Today THREE MILLION families benefit. How’s that for improvement?

  • Francis81

     Umangat ng 6.4%? Samantalang hindi niya sinabi na nuong panahon ni GMA ang inangat ay 7.6 %!  Ergo bumagsak ang ekonomiya ng bansa!

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_UNNL6TWR667PRJVXASRYTHT66Q James

      O nga umangat ng 7.6% noong 2008 kasi election period. Hello syempre aangat ang economiya kasi daming project basta’t election. Gasta dito gasta doon. Kupit dito kupit doon para may pang bili ng boto ang mga politico.

      Mag election nalang taon2x para mataas ang economiya natin.

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/DJAN2YUMGVRBAIEIWTYHEZBRFE Dhodong

       Bakit kaya MR Francis81 na noon si Gloria presidenti ko that time i feel na at nakita ko sa paligid ko ang corupsyon, at paghihirapsamantalang ngaun si Aquino di ko sya presidenti at na fell ko na may pagasa na tau uunlad at nakita ko sa paligid ko na mahirap na ng kunti pagiging corupt ng nsa goberno…BAKIT KAYA GANUN? sana huwag nalng tau kokontra

    • mherr

      Francis81, ang 7.6% ay hindi bahagi ng SONA ni Pnoy.  At least fair si Pnoy. Di bale, assuming 7.6% nga panahon ni GMA, may pagbabago ba? At least kay Pnoy, I am happy. Si Pnoy ay isang presidente na mapagkatiwalaan and may integridad.

      Sana, ang social climate surveys ay aabot sa Visayas. Isa na sana ako na all-praises kay Pnoy.Before I forget, I was not critical to GMA before. But events after events, talagang nalugmok ang Pinas. Si Pnoy ang nagbigay sa atin ng HOPE. At ngayon, may guts ka pa na magsabi ng ganyan against Pnoy, Francis81?Palibhasa, mahirap ka pa rin until now. 

    • fran_co

      Don’t look at one year’s growth in isolation. Look at Gloria’s whole term. Under her, average GDP growth was 4.8%. In 7 quarters, average GDP growth has been 5.2% and this will increase once 2Q numbers are released.

      AND Pnoy has accomplished this despite the Euro crisis, a weak US economy and a slowing Chinese economy. Give credit where credit is due. YOU owe YOURSELF that.

  • dani77777

    The best time ever that the Philippines has the chance to compete with its neigbors and with the world.

    Yes, the eradication of corruption paved the way!!!

    Mabuhay ang Pilipinas!!!
    Mabuhay ka PNoy!!!
    Mamatay ang mga mandarambong!!!

  • Francis81

     Kung talagang sinsero siya sa anti-corruption campaign niya, unahin niya ang mga KKKKKK niya na sakad hanggang buto sa pagka kurap!

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_UNNL6TWR667PRJVXASRYTHT66Q James

      Ikaw yata ang bayaran ng corrupt na politico! tama bah?

  • Betz Chui

    Mr. President 80% of the Filipino people are behind you – keep up the good work!!

    • mekeni62

      how sure are you with your 80%?

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_UNNL6TWR667PRJVXASRYTHT66Q James

        Hoy mekeni62 Konte nalang kayong mga tao gusto ng corrupt na gobyerno. Ibig sabihin kokonte nalang kayong mga tamad sa Pinas!

      • mekeni62

        nakakatawa ka.sino ang may gusto ng corruption? ikaw ano na ba naitulong mo sa amo mo?At least ako OFW na may business pa sa Pinas. doble tulong ko.At ikaw?

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_UNNL6TWR667PRJVXASRYTHT66Q James

        OFW din ako mekeni62! Naks2x nagyayabang!.

      • mekeni62

        sira tuktok mo pala eh.hindi ako nagyayabang.pinapatunayan ko lang sa iyo na hindi ako palamon at nakakatulong pa.kaya ang lakas ng loob mong magtawag ng tamad dahil OFW ka?

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/DJAN2YUMGVRBAIEIWTYHEZBRFE Dhodong

      kahit na ilan pa yan, at sana 100 pa. kahit di si Aquino president ko noon..But proud ako  sa kanya..

      AT LEAST………..i HOPE ung mga di gusto si Presidenti sana wag kayo mnggulo

  • dani77777

    Today, I am so proud to be a Filipino.

    Mas mapapagkatiwalaan ko ang aking gobyerno ngayon kaysa noon.

    Sana marami pang PNoy na darating sa atin.

    Mabuhay ang Pilipinas!!!

  • Crysis_III

    The Philippines is way step better than 5 years ago.. Thanks to the people and the government. Let us help one another. We can do it…. GO PHILIPPINES….

    Wag na kayong kokontra sa akin… e nuke ko puwit mo…

    • KenKhoy

      from p c i j enjoy

      HE IS still about to give his third State of the Nation Address next week, President Benigno Simeon ‘Noynoy’ Aquino III can already claim at least one historical distinction: he is the country’s first chief executive to purposely fatten the budget for pork, or what is officially called the Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF).
      In his 2011 budget, the first he submitted to Congress, Aquino increased the budget for pork by 223 percent, or from only P6.9 billion in 2010 to P22.3 billion.
      In 2012, Aquino raised the pork budget further to P24.89 billion. Next year, it is set to climb to P30 billion.
      Aquino had consolidated the PDAF or the “aboveground” pork of lawmakers with their “underground” pork, or the congressional allocations and insertions for public works and other projects that former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo had distributed as largesse to her most favored allies.

      • spearheads

        And the PNoycchio had the nerve that the beneficiaries of CCT increased. By increasing the budget of CCT to sky high what should you expect? And yet, he never mentioned the COA Report of his own administration regarding the ghost beneficiaries, double entris, fictitious transfers, and other scams perpetrated by Dinky Soliman’s DSWD.

    • jpastor

      Palitan mo nuna pangalan mo ng Angle_III… lol

  • BatangSingapore

    eksagerasyon ang “dumadagsa” hahahhahahha baka dumadagsa ang filipinong walang makain.  habang bukas sa mga intsik ang negosyo tulad ng pagagahasa ng kabundukan ng pilipinas.

    • spearheads

      In fairness, may isang foreign investor si PNoycchio – China. Dumadagsa ang kanilang mga warships at oil exploration fleet to permanently invest in our country. Ayon gagawa pa nga ng permanent military garrison para permanente talaga yong investments nila. That’s how they love PNoycchio and our economy. Mabuhay ang nagiisang foreign investor ni PNoycchio. Hep hep hurrahhhh

  • 8284

    Dyan ka na lang mag paalila sa Singapore …he…he

    • Opet Mabunga

      Tama hahahaha

  • Francis81

    Tama naman tong si Pweenoy, open for business na ang Philippines.  Business for Prostitution.  Daming banyagang prosti ang pumupunta ng bansa ngayon,  yun kasi ang mga type ni Pweenoy.  Lately puro Russian prostis ang hinahatid sa Bahay Pag-Asa gabi gabi.  Pwee, kinumpetensiyahan pa ang mga local prostis! Masama sa ekonomiya ng bansa yan!

  • 8284

    Your crazy man.
    Pnoy Security is looking at ur nrt address.

    You realize you are throwing mud at the President with people reading .
    Sa net easy na ma trace. Ka.

    Abangan mo nalang ng PSG.

    Kundi , i-facebook kita . Bum

  • Kayang

    Listening to a SONA no  matter which president is talking, everything is just hunky dory. Just a politicians talk useless and forgettable.

    • fran_co

      I bet you didnt even listen to the speech.

      • jpastor

        I bet he didn’t. He just wanted to say something from his a ss.

  • Fulpol

    seryoso daw si Noynoying sa corruption?

    bakit di niya na-mention ang FOI bill, Freedom of Information bill?

    dahil siya at kanyang mga tauhan ang matatamaan?

    ang hinahabol laang niya ay ang nakaraang administrasyon, pero paano malalaman ng taumbayan na corrupt din ang kanyang pamamahala kung hindi niya i-push ang FOI?

    panloloko?? 

    hahaha
    hahaha
    hahaha

    … the Devil’s Advocate

  • Fulpol

    namamalimos ng investments?.. totoo naman.. galing siya sa UK at US..

    dumadagsa ang investments? -… kasinungalingan.. wala nga siyang selyadong investment galing sa US kundi pledges laang… lahat ng selyado napunta sa Burma.. malas pa, nag-aalisan pa ang mga foreign companies..

    hahaha
    hahahaha
    hahahaha

    … the Devil’s Advocate

  • mherr

    One of the defining moments during Pnoy’s 3rd SONA was when he said, he will go after those corrupt in the government, even if behind these corrupt officials, is a stronghold of Padrino protections. Then, he said, isama din nya ang mga padrino sa kaso…

    Si Erap, napatunganga…

    • Fulpol

      bakit di niya na-mention ang FOI? kasi siya at mga tauhan ang matatamaan…

      selective laang sa nakaraang administrasyon ang pag-persecute sa kasong corruption..

      panloloko…

      hahaha
      hahaha
      hahaha

      … the Devil’s Advocate

  • Fulpol

    growth in economy naramdaman daw ng masa sa pamamagitan ng Pantawid Program…???

    hay ang laking kapolpolan…. pantawid yaan.. parang pinaimom mo laang ng malamig na tubig para mapawi ang uhaw… 

    kumakain ba sila ng masarap? maganda na ba ang bahay? malulusog ba sila? may recreation ba sila? tumaas na ang kanilang purchasing power? o tumaas ba ang per capita income? in short, may quality ba ang kanilang pamumuhay…???

    hay Noynoying, mahusay ka lang sa panloloko..

    hahahaha
    ahaah
    hahhhaa

    …. the Devil’s Advocate

    • Voltes_V

      fulpol yung mga tanong mo bagay sa iyo

    • Ben

      Ugaling polpol still trap in devil’s advocate. Isa kang arogante. Kami ay untiunti nang umaangat kaya bye bye na lng sayo.

  • Fulpol

    ano ba yaang stock exchange??

    ang tanong, may bago bang mga companies na miyembro ng stock exchange? ilan?

    may bago bang investment o companies na naitayo para magbigay ng trabaho?

    hay panloloko ng malaki…

    hahahaha
    hahahaha
    hhahahh

    … the Devil’s Advocate

  • GMMTC11

    With regards to the housing project. There are lots of poor government employee as well as factory workers, mall workers who are paying their taxes promptly thru tax deductions. He should make them a priority for the project before anyone else. I talked to some (not all) of those squatters before and they just want to sit down for the rest of the day and they do not want to work. Mind you some of those professional squatters even have tenants working in Shoe Mart and other malls. Giving those squatters housing without any contribution to the taxes collected is like penalizing those workers I mentioned above for contributing to the society and rewarding the scums.

  • Fulpol

    pabahay?? sa mga pulis at mahihirap…

    ang tanong: adequate housing ba yaan? ibig sahin, tama ba yung laki, maganda ba ang location, accessible ba, malapit ba sa work?

    gaano ba talaga kalaki ang area ng housing na yaan? 15 square meters? 20 square meters? yaang bang area ay masasabing “dignified” na pwedeng tirahan ng isang pamilya…

    masasabi bang dignified na ang paninirahan ng pamilya ng isang pulis sa isang maliit na bahay? hindi ba sila mukhang nakakaawa pa rin, na may dignidad bilang isang tao? 

    hay panloloko… 

    hahaha
    ahahaha
    ahhahaha

    … the Devil’s Advocate

    • Ben

      Salamat Fulpol at ipinakita mo ang isang Bulok na ugaling pilipino na pumipigil sa pag unlad ng pilipinas. Binigyan mo na mag rereklamo pa…
      Ganyang ugali ay untiunti nang nababago. Napag iiwanan ka na sa lungga mo. You are still trap in devil’s advocate!!!! Paano ka kaya makakaalis polpol?

      • Fulpol

        pinagtatawanan ka lang ng Chinese… mockery pa.. 

        hahaha
        ahaha
        ahahah

    • Tiano17

      Ang dignidad ay nasa pagrespeto ng tao sa sarili nya. Ang mga palaasa ngunit meron nmang kakayahan ay wala nito. Nabigyan na reklamador pa. Anong dignidad ang pinagsasasabi mo kung ikaw ay palahingi?

    • Tiano17

      Ang dignidad ay nasa pagrespeto ng tao sa sarili nya. Ang mga palaasa ngunit meron nmang kakayahan ay wala nito. Binigyan na reklamador pa. Anong dignidad ang pinagsasasabi mo kung ikaw ay palahingi? Dignidad daw pati ba nman un hinihingi?

  • isagani gella

    PURO KAYO NGAK-NGAK..”DI MAGIC ANG PAGBABAGO NATING MGA FILIPINO”WAG NATNG I-ASA LAHAT SA GOBYERNO ANG PROBLEMA TAYO NA MGA  BOSS NA DAPAT KUMILOS..WORK.TRABAHO.SHOKUL”JUAN TAMAD!! NGAK-NGAK!!

  • ITT_Co_Makati

    Open for Business? Kaninong business? Sa mga Oligarchiang at Monopoliang mga negosyanteng pinipiga ang masang Pilipino hanggat may mapipiga sila? Mga gamot na dapat mura, koryenteng patong patong ang singil, presyo ng langis na taos langit ang patong? O didli kaya mga oportunistang negosyanteng intsik na low quality ang mga productong sinusbo sa atin? Bakit ito ang mga kalidad ng mga negosyong bukas sa Pilipinas? Kasi hindi pinapayagan ng gobyerno ne may ibang magkarron ng ganitong palad dahil iyong nasa gobyerno at itong mga walang kuwentang negosyanteng ito ay either sila sila rin o mga galamay nila. Sana kung open for business ang Pilipinas ay bigyan ng kapalaran ang taong Pilipino na umasenso sa negosyo, hindi itong mga mayayaman na at tinatago ang yamang kinita. Dapa bigyan naman ng pagkakataon lumago ang negosyo ng pangkaraniwang Pilipino na ang puhunan lamang ay pagod at tiyaga.

    • kismaytami

      Business para sa mga kalahi ni abnoy na tsekwa. Pansinin mo, biglang buhos ang mga illegal alien na tsekwa nang maupo siya.

  • isagani gella

    PWERA SA MGA KAWATAN NA POLITKO..”AT MGA NEGOSYANTENG GANID”YAN ANG BANTAYAN NATIN AT SUPORTAHAN NATIN ANG MGA MAGANDANG PROYEKTO NG PANGULO”DI PURO BATIKOS AT NGAK-NGAK”SAMA-SAMA TAYONG LUMABAN SA KATIWALIAN”PAGAMIT PA KAYO SA MGA MKASARILING MGA POLITIKO!!! ”GUARD AGAINST THE IMPOSTURES OF PRETENDED PATRIOTISM” Sabi ni George Washington”

    • spearheads

      Sige na nga, pero promise, ipaopera mo na yang katarata mo para makikita mo kahit hindi all capital letters isulat mo, ok?

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_YAU43R25CAHGNYPHE6HLAM3V6Y Benjamin

        dimonyo kang midas ka,,tanggal na ang lover mo  di ka pa rin tumitigil sa pagpapansin..

      • spearheads

        Kanina ka pa amoy ng amoy sa behind ko, sinong kulang sa pansin?

      • isagani gella

        KONG LAHAT NG FILIPINO AY KAGAYA MONG UTAK WANG-WANG WALANG MANGYARI SA BANSA NATIN”KAYA KONG GASTUSAN ANG SARILI NA HINDI MAKAABALA SA IBA”GANYAN ANG KAISIPAN NG MGA TAONG LIVING IN CULTURE OF NEGATISM”MAMATAY NA PAIKOT-IKOT SA DAPUGAN..”

    • malek_abdul

      May kaaway ka ba? Easy ka lang bro baka ka ma-high blood. Sala’am Sadik

  • Voltes_V

    si PNOY 2 yrs palang may nararamdaman ka na kahit konti.   compare nyo ang accomplishment ni GMA and ERAP sige nga. 

    • mekeni62

      ano ang nararamdaman mo?

      • tigabulacanpo

        anung naramdaman? maginhawang makita na si GMA na nagpakulong kay 

        ERAP dahil sa pagnanakaw ay nakakulong naman ngayon dahil sa sobra-sobrang pagnanakaw.. ” ABE ABAK NA.. NOKARIN KA WARI”

      • mekeni62

        aru diyos ko.maginhawa na ang pakiramdam mo dahil nakakulong si Gloria. ang babaw mo kid. kawawa ka naman.

      • tigabulacanpo

        mababaw ba ko kid?… eto ang malalim.. ang malalim kabalen ang ginawang pagnanakaw ni GLORIA MACAPAGAL ARROYO.. na lumikha ng sugat hanggang sa magiging apo mo.. maawa ka sa sarili mo wag sakin..

      • mekeni62

        So ano ang epekto sa akin at ng pamilya ko ang pagnanakaw ni Gloria? Hindi niya kami palamon.Mababaw at kawawa ka pa rin kid kung hanggang ngayon apektado ka pa rin ni Gloria.

      • tigabulacanpo

        walang epekto sayo? okey kid. naiintindihan kita malinaw pa sa “danum king lambak”.. end of discussion wala akong mahihita sayo…

      • mekeni62

        good!!same here.

      • spearheads

        Pwede ring kanser ang nararamdaman dahil nalalagas ang buhok.

      • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_YAU43R25CAHGNYPHE6HLAM3V6Y Benjamin

        MIDAS DIMONYO IKAW ANG DAPAT MAGKACANCER NAPAKASAMA NG GINAWA NYONG PANGLOLOKO SA TAUMBAYAN..

    • spearheads

      Emphysema siguro nararamdaman.

  • spearheads

    Ah ganun pala, for the past two years the Philippines is closed for business.

    But now it’s open for business, at least maiintindihan na siguro ni Juan yan, bi ba PNoycchio?

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_YAU43R25CAHGNYPHE6HLAM3V6Y Benjamin

      ikaw midas..bulok na ang mga comment mo ..tulad ng kabulukan ng utak mong dimonyo ka..talsik na ang lover  mo di ka pa tumigil..

    • isagani gella

      TRY MONG MAG NEGOSYO KAHIT BUTONES LANG AT BAGOONG ,PAG NAPAUNLAD MO MAGALING KANG BUSINESSMAN”’ PERO PAG NA BANKCRUFT ANG NEGOSYO MO IBIG SABIHIN KAILANGAN MO PA MAG PRACTICE..DI KASALANAN NI PENOY..TALAGANG WALA KANG ABILIDAD….;’

  • KenKhoy

    yeah right, spratlys is  free for all…………. beinvenidos

  • Baracudat

    apektado na remittance ko… buti pa noon mataas palit ng dollar

  • spearheads

    Tingnan nyo yong nagiisa kong avid fan na si Bejejemon, kanina pa singhot ng singhot sa behind ko. Di ko malaman kong kulang sa pansin o high na naman ang manash. 

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_YAU43R25CAHGNYPHE6HLAM3V6Y Benjamin

      INDAY MIDAS IKAW ANG ISANG TOLONGGES NA DI PARIN TUMIGIL KAHIT NASIPA NA ANG LOVER MO….DAMI MO PANG GAMIT NA USERNAME GUNGGONG KA TALAGA….

  • kismaytami

    Ano raw? ‘Dati tayo namamalimos ng investment’??? Whoa! Lutang yata ang utak ni abnoy  habang nagso-SONA… Hindi ba panlilimos ang tawag sa mga official visit niya sa ibang bansa? Panlilimos ng investement sa Europa, panlilimos ng gamit pandigma sa Estados Unidos, etc, etc. ‘Dati tayo ang nangungutang, ngayon tayo ang nagpapautang’??? Eh ano yung inutang niya sa mga tsekwa pampagawa ng dam? Ano yun bigay? Nagpautang siya sa E.U., eh pabagsak naman yung pinautang niya. Si Merkel nga ng Germany, ingat na ingat magpa-utang sa mga kapitbahay niya… Next Asia’s tiger??? bumenta na yan nung panahon ni tabako, gasgas na yan…

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_HPGUIIJ44DMCSONOPI4JAEMUZM lex

    papogi na naman si pnoy, yung pinautang naman niya galing sa previous administration ! wala naman siyang ginawa ! ginagawang bobo si juan. puro pasaring pa sa nakaraang administrasyon, bakla yata ayaw aminin ang mga pagkukulang, pati kulang sa pagiisip! saan si juan na pinalayas sa tirahan, si juan na nagugutom, si juan na nawalan ng trabaho, si juan na naghihirap kumayod para maging pogi si pnoy? pagkatapos ng sona taasan na naman lahat ng bilihin…di bale next year uli sabihin niya bumuti ang lahat!…para sa lahat ng mayaman malamang, bayaan ni si juan, bobo naman siya.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/3ILWCI37UDVJJL5FNI3EVM4HHA janetu

    AT LEAST MAY ACCOMPLISHMENT NA SI PNOY….. PARA DIN SA BUONG SAMBAYANANG PILIPINO….WE GO FOR PEACE…GUD LUCK MR. PRESIDENT…..

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/CDXHZVE7MK2E2PCCJIUI2YBOYM leonarD

    tulungan  na lang natin ang ating bansa na maka ahon sa hirap. kung gusto niyo nang pag babago simulan nyo sa sarili ninyo. yan lang kasimple yan. tao lang ang presidente natin na binigyan nang isang kadamakmak na suliranin na dapat tugunan. Malas lang niya at siya ang napiling presidente ng mga Pilipino na ang ilan ay isip TALANGKA (maraming komento dito actually na walang duda ang gumawa ay isip Talangka). Hay, kawawa naman ang inosenteng hayop hinahalintulad sa mga taong baluktot ang pananaw sa buhay. =)  Ngayon bago ka magkomento isipin mo muna kung anu ang mabuting bagay na ginawa mo para sa bayan mo. We’ll if you can’t help solve the problem please don’t add to the problem. at kung wala ka man lang masabing mabuti tumahimik ka na lang sapagkat ang hinaing mo dito, sa totoo lang, wala namang mapupuntahan. hindi pa huli ang lahat sa Pilipinas.



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