By Tetch Torres-Tupas
MANILA, Philippines—The Supreme Court ordered the Commission on Elections (Comelec) and technology provider Smartmatic to comment on the petition filed by a former official that seeks to stop the bidding for the automated counting machines to be used in the 2016 presidential elections. The high court’s information chief Theodore Te said the respondents were given […]
By Nathaniel R. Melican
Gone are the days when people wait for months on end for a much-needed building or construction permit. Instead, applicants will now get it ASAP, maybe in just a day.
By Philip C. Tubeza
The Commission on Elections’ dry run for the May 2013 elections was marred by glitches but Comelec Chairman Sixto Brillantes Jr. insisted that no major problem occurred.