The ambitious project to build a Marian shrine with an 88-meter-tall statue of the Virgin Mary—taller than the Statue of Liberty on Liberty Island in the middle of New York Harbor and the Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro—was initially a joint venture between Catholic priest Fernando Suarez and a private holdings company in Batangas City.
Why is Davao City practically crime-free? Because the city government has a “Big Brother” method of watching over its citizens in public places.
By Ramon Tulfo
When a robbery gang struck at a jewelry store inside SM North Edsa in Quezon City, mall customers ran for their lives. Among those who allegedly ran away from the crime scene were security guards who were supposed to apprehend the robbers. Now, how can the management of SM malls throughout the country [...]
President Noy’s televised address to the nation Wednesday night in defense of the controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) was a superb way of reaching the people.
The government loses P200 billion to smugglers every year, according to Jesus Lim Arranza, chair of the antismuggling committee of the Federation of Philippine Industries Inc., a nongovernment organization.