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Fuel supplier suspends services to Muntinlupa due to city’s P6M debt


One of the Muntinlupa government’s two fuel suppliers have suspended their services to the city because of a P6-million debt incurred by the past administration from January to June alone.

Posted: July 30th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Phoenix cuts oil prices


Phoenix Petroleum Philippines will reduce prices of petroleum products on Saturday.

Posted: April 19th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

94 drums of seized diesel at Clark warehouse substituted with water and sludge–BOC

Customs Commissioner Ruffy Biazon

“Miracles at Clark” is how some oldtimers in the Bureau of Customs refer to at least two recent instances when a total of 94 drums of smuggled diesel fuel that the bureau had seized and kept at a warehouse in the Customs Clearance Area at the Clark Freeport were substituted with plain water and sludge.

Posted: April 13th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Jamby suggests Lacson head agency to check oil smuggling

Former Senator Jamby Madrigal. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Ruffy Biazon is doing a good job as head of the Bureau of Customs but he needs help, a party mate running for the Senate said.

Posted: April 5th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Aquino gov’t to blame for continued oil smuggling—Mitos Magsaysay

Rep. Milagros “Mitos” Magsaysay. RYAN LEAGOGO/INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

Three years into its term, the Aquino administration can no longer blame the oil smuggling problem on any other leadership, and it must now finally ask its economic managers to account for their failure to resolve it, according to senatorial candidate Milagros “Mitos” Magsaysay.

Posted: April 3rd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Fisherman injured as tanker rams fishing boat on Manila Bay


A fisherman was injured when an oil tanker rammed a wooden-hulled fishing boat off Sangley Point in Cavite City Tuesday morning.

Posted: January 23rd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Oil companies announce hefty fuel price cuts effective Monday


Local oil companies are to implement hefty rollbacks in the prices of petroleum products starting early Monday to reflect an equally drastic drop in the price of oil in the international market.

Posted: October 27th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Protesters march to oil depot in Davao


Over a hundred protesters belonging to the transport group Piston, the Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Bayan), Kilusang Mayo Uno, Gabriela and youth groups marched toward the Caltex and Shell depot here to protest the increasing fuel prices.

Posted: March 15th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Transport strike fizzles out in Bicol


Militant groups here failed to paralyze public transport in the Bicol region as only a small number of public utility vehicles in the provinces of Albay, Sorsogon and Camarines Sur took part in a one-day strike on Saturday, the Office of Civil Defense said.

Posted: March 10th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Oil spill at La Union cleaned up—Coast Guard


The spill of some 10,000 liters of automotive diesel oil into the sea due to a leak in a pipeline in La Union on Tuesday has been contained, the Philippine Coast Guard said Thursday.

Posted: February 24th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

DoJ panel finds probable cause to indict LGMA party-list representative


A Department of Justice panel has found probable cause to indict LPGMA Party-list Rep. Arnel Ty and eight others on charges of violating anti-cartel provisions of the Revised Penal Code and Republic Act NO. 8479 or the Downstream Oil Industry Deregulation Act.

Posted: November 4th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

KMU backs transport strike


MANILA, Philippines—The militant labor group Kilusang Mayo Uno on Saturday  threw its support behind the planned transport strike against continuing and frequent gasoline and diesel price increases. . Elmer Labog, KMU chair, said his group supported calls by transport groups for an end to the “overpricing” of oil products and alleged collusion between the government [...]

Posted: September 17th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Group offers to ferry stranded commuters during planned transport strike


A group of transport operators has offered to help the government deal with a planned transport strike on Monday by fielding their jeepneys, tricycles and other vehicles to ferry stranded commuters.

Posted: September 16th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

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  2. ‘Mom, I love you,’ says text from student on sinking ferry
  3. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  4. Massive infra spending set
  5. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  6. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  7. Passengers denied chance to escape sinking South Korea ferry
  8. South Korea president shouted down by distraught parents
  9. Two Popes who would be saints
  10. Lacson’s wife loses diamond earring to thieves but recovers jewelry quickly with police arrest
  1. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  2. Suspect in Vhong Navarro mauling tries to leave PH
  3. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  4. Fr. Suarez says last Mass on Easter before returning donated land to San Miguel
  5. ‘Mom, I love you,’ says text from student on sinking ferry
  6. MH370 co-pilot made mid-flight phone call – report
  7. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  8. I’ll follow my conscience on Estrada, says JV Ejercito
  9. Massive infra spending set
  10. OFW brings MERS virus to Philippines
  1. KL confirms Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 ended in Indian Ocean
  2. MRT passengers pass the hat for 6-year-old Ashley
  3. Rookie, lady cops lauded for quick response to MOA heist
  4. Model Helena Belmonte wished ‘to slash her wrist and hope to die’
  5. Malaysia averts another air tragedy; pilot lands troubled plane safely
  6. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
  7. Revilla ‘consulted’ Lacson on how he evaded arrest
  8. Police rule out foul play in Helena Belmonte’s death as boyfriend is ‘traumatized’
  9. Cudia, dismissed for lying, got 99% in conduct
  10. Hammer-wielding robbers cause chaos at Philippines’ Mall of Asia


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