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An incompetent airport manager


For over a month now, the central air-conditioning system at Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia) Terminal 3 has not been functioning.

Posted: May 21st, 2013 in On Target | Read More »

Laguna solon says STL shares not in cash, but medicines


LOS BAÑOS, Laguna—A legislator from this province said the shares her district received from operations of Small Town Lottery (STL) went directly for medical services of people in the district, adding she never received cash from the state-run game. Rep. Ivy Arago (third district) said she specifically requested medicines from the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office […]

Posted: August 16th, 2011 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

PCSO standing pat on STL


The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) is firm in its decision to reinvent Small Town Lottery (STL) as Loterya ng Bayan despite warnings this would again be used as a front for “jueteng,” an illegal numbers racket. PCSO Chair Margarita Juico on Tuesday said that for the first half of the year, the agency had […]

Posted: July 27th, 2011 in Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Solons deny getting STL funds, demand apology from PCSO

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Several representatives whose names were on the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office’s list of recipients of small-town lottery (STL) largesse on Thursday denied having received any money. Instead, they demanded a public apology from PCSO officials. In all, 54 congressmen were tagged by the PCSO on Wednesday as having received 2.5 percent from the proceeds of […]

Posted: July 22nd, 2011 in Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Congressmen’s cut questioned


Members of the House of Representatives and policemen receive substantial amounts from net receipts of Small Town Lottery (STL) outlets in their areas of jurisdiction, officials of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) said on Monday. “How come senators are not among the beneficiaries?” Sen. Panfilo Lacson asked sarcastically at the hearing of the blue […]

Posted: July 19th, 2011 in Headlines,Nation | Read More »