The top one percent of households in communist-ruled China control more than one third of the country’s wealth, while the bottom 25 percent control just one hundredth, official media said, citing an academic report.
By Maila Ager
The Office of the Ombudsman was urged by a senator on Friday to start forfeiture proceedings on the properties allegedly obtained by Janet Lim-Napoles, certain senators and individuals through the P10-billion pork barrel scam.
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario is still the richest member of President Benigno Aquino III’s Cabinet, even increasing his wealth by almost P60 million in 2013.
President Benigno Aquino III earned P1.3 million pesos in his latest statement of assets and liabilities net worth (SALN), Inquirer Radio 990AM reported on Friday.
Uruguayan President Jose Mujica has declared $322,883 in wealth.