By Maila Ager
Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago on Tuesday asked the Department of Justice to look into Senate Minority Leader Juan Ponce-Enrile’s link to a contractor, who had allegedly cornered the bulk of a P5.101 billion for a port project in Cagayan.
By Melvin Gascon
Workers in the used-car industry at the Cagayan Special Economic Zone and Freeport (CSEZFP) in Sta. Ana, Cagayan, are starting to feel the economic pinch of a government ban on the importation of used vehicles.
Then Cagayan Rep. Juan Ponce Enrile was the principal author of a 1994 bill in the House of Representatives, which proposed the creation of the Special Economic Zone and Freeport (Cagayan Freeport), with the aim to boost economic development in northern Philippines.