By Maricar B. Brizuela
Carrying streamers denouncing Vice President Jejomar Binay for the alleged overpricing of the P2.28-billion Makati City Hall Building II, Makati residents belonging to United Makati against Corruption (Umac) staged a rally outside the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) in Pasay City, where Binay was delivering a speech to defend himself against the charges thrown at him by his former officials in Makati during his three terms as the city’s mayor.
By Leila B. Salaverria
Transactions in Makati when Vice President Jejomar Binay was the mayor of the city were done “cash to cash” so that there would be no paper trail, lawyer Renato Bondal said on Thursday.
By Marc Jayson Cayabyab
Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. took a swipe at Vice President Jejomar Binay who compared his allegedly overpriced Makati City car park with two pricey buildings at the House of Representatives.
Ito pong bag na to dito nakalagay ang pera. Bawat koleksiyon po ay may dinedeliver si engineer Morales sa aking opisina na 3 bags kagaya ng bag sa ibabaw. Ang mga bag po na letrang J, E at G tumutukoy kung kanino mapupunta bawat bag.
A seminar that will teach participants how to protect retirement assets will be conducted by Endeavor Asia on Sept. 15, 2–5 p.m., at the Philippine Retirement Authority (PRA) Training Room, 29th Floor, Citibank Tower, 8741 Paseo de Roxas, Makati City.