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Gov’t spends P24 million on Aquino’s Apec, Asean meetings

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Malacanang on Sunday announced that it allocated P24 million for President Benigno Aquino III’s attendance to conferences organized by the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) from November 10 to 13.

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

Escudero twits Aquino: How can you tell what your 100M bosses want?


How exactly will President Aquino determine what his 100 million bosses want with regard to whether he should be seeking another term?

Posted: September 18th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Aquino special powers should not last longer than 6 months—Santiago

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Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago said Wednesday the additional powers for President Benigno Aquino III to contract capacity to address the looming power supply crisis should last for only six months, since one year would be too long, and half this time would be enough to address the abnormal situation.

Posted: September 17th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Gov’t, MILF wrap up talks on Bangsamoro law

Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa Jr. FILE PHOTO

The government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) on Friday said they have wrapped up talks aimed at ensuring that the terms of a landmark peace deal would be enacted into law.

Posted: August 16th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Palace on Jardeleza: No endorsement


Despite filing a legal reply to the Supreme Court defending Solicitor General Francis Jardeleza against the Judicial and Bar Council’s (JBC) selection process that rejected Jardeleza, Malacañang on Thursday said this was not an indication that President Aquino wanted to appoint the government’s chief legal counsel to the high tribunal.

Posted: August 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »