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Aquino’s our best chance–mayors

President Benigno Aquino III.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Executive committee of the 1,490-strong League of Municipalities of the Philippines (LMP) said President Aquino is the “best chance the country has for significant political and vital economic reforms” especially for local government units (LGUs) fighting to attain inclusive growth and end a generational cycle of poverty.

Posted: July 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Wanted: Another name for ‘Sacama’


What’s the name you would give to a joint-venture company that will supervise the development of an 80-hectare estate that is the subject of a dispute between Caloocan and Malabon cities?

Posted: July 1st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Caloocan council wooing investors


The Caloocan City Council is considering awarding perks to businesses to attract more investors.

Posted: June 9th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Roxas: Quake-hit Bohol was never forgotten

Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II hands over to Bohol local government officials, including Governor Edgar Chatto, Vice Governor Concepcion Lim, Tagbilaran City Mayor Baba Yap, the official check of P2.4 billion-worth post-disaster assistance funds.  Julliane Love de Jesus/INQUIRER.net

The province of Bohol was never forgotten. This was the assurance of Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II as he and Budget Secretary Florencio Abad turned over P2.4 billion worth of disaster assistance fund to Bohol local government eight months after a 7.2-magnitude‎ earthquake brought the island-province to its knees.

Posted: June 7th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Bridges, flyovers for motorists, not squatters


Bridges and flyovers are for motorists and other transport-related purposes and should not be used as shelters.

Posted: May 1st, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »