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Is the President resigning?

President Benigno Aquino III.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

President Noynoy is contemplating on resigning in the midst of the controversies surrounding his administration, chief among them the recent ruling by the Supreme Court that his Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) was unconstitutional.

Posted: July 8th, 2014 in On Target | Read More »

Pope tells super rich, bankers to find some ethics

Pope Francis

Pope Francis on Monday denounced those getting rich through speculation in financial markets, calling on them to use their investments for the good of humanity.

Posted: June 17th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Bank secrecy lifting not a priority–Henares

Internal Revenue Commissioner Kim Henares. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Internal Revenue Commissioner Kim Henares made it clear that seeking the lifting of the Bank Secrecy Law by Congress was not a priority of her office, as she acknowledged that such bid was a “long shot.”

Posted: March 28th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Banks extend hours due to truck ban


The Manila City government’s move to shorten the running time for truckers under a revised truck ban will soon result in longer working hours for some government bank employees and warehouse personnel.

Posted: March 5th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Did you know

By virtue of Act No. 2612 of the Philippine Commission, the Philippine National Bank (PNB) was established on Feb. 4, 1916 to replace the small government-owned Agricultural Bank. Its first head office was the Masonic Temple on Escolta, then known as the Wall Street of the Philippines. H. Parker Willis, an American, was the bank’s first president. Marielle Medina, Inquirer Research

Posted: February 3rd, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »