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Palace to implement maximum tolerance to rallyists vs Marcos' burial

Palace to implement maximum tolerance to rallyists vs Marcos' burial

PHILIPPINES authorities will maintain maximum tolerance to the protesters opposing the burial of late President Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani, a Palace official said Sunday. Presidential Communications Office Secretary Martin Andanar said the Palace would tolerate the [...]

November 13, 2016 What The Papers Say
In wake of Trump's win, Palace adopts 'wait-and-see' stance

In wake of Trump's win, Palace adopts 'wait-and-see' stance

MALACAÑANG is taking a “wait-and-see” stance on the potential economic impact to the country's business process outsourcing (BPO) industry after billionaire Donald Trump is elected president of the United States. “While his campaign might have raised some concerns, especially in [...]

November 10, 2016 What The Papers Say
Budget, emergency powers among Senate priorities as sessions resume

Budget, emergency powers among Senate priorities as sessions resume

WITH the Senate scheduled to resume session on Monday, November 7, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III said that the top agenda of the Senate will be the passage of the P3.35 trillion national budget for 2017. Another priority bill, Pimentel [...]

November 5, 2016 What The Papers Say
2 bagong Zika virus case, naitala sa Cavite

2 bagong Zika virus case, naitala sa Cavite

MAY dalawang bagong kaso ng Zika virus sa Cavite. Ito ang pagkukumpirma ng Department of Health (DOH) kaninang umaga, Biyernes, sa isinagawang press conference. Sinabi ni Health Usec. Gerardo Bayugo, isang batang lalaki at isang adult female ang nakakuha ng [...]

November 4, 2016 What The Papers Say
BBM tumulong sa mga biktima ni ‘Lawin’ sa Cagayan

BBM tumulong sa mga biktima ni ‘Lawin’ sa Cagayan

TAOS-PUSONG namahagi ng tulong sa mga hinagupit ng bagyong Lawin sa bayan ng Penablanca, Cagayan si Sen. Bongbong Marcos. Personal na ipinasakamay ni Sen. Marcos ang 15 genset, water pump at ilang sako ng relief goods sa local na pamahalaan [...]

November 4, 2016 What The Papers Say
JIL 38TH ANNIVERSARY

JIL 38TH ANNIVERSARY

HUMIGIT-KUMULANG dalawang 2,000 miyembro ng Jesus Is Lord (JIL) ang dumalo sa ika-38 anibersaryo na ginanap sa Luneta Grandstand sa Maynila kung saan masayang binati ni Founder and President Eddie Villanueva ang mga tagasuporta at pinuri naman nito si Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte sa kampanya [...]

November 4, 2016 What The Papers Say
Number coding sa mga provincial buses, lifted hanggang Nov. 3

Number coding sa mga provincial buses, lifted hanggang Nov. 3

ITINIGIL muna ng Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) hanggang sa November 3, Huwebes, ang number coding para sa mga provincial buses. Ito'y dahil inaasahan na marami pa ring mga pasahero na uuwi ng Metro Manila mula sa mga lalawigan. Agad [...]

November 4, 2016 What The Papers Say
Palace: 'Ramos needed to resolve West PH Sea dispute'

Palace: 'Ramos needed to resolve West PH Sea dispute'

THE Duterte administration did not receive any resignation letter from former President Fidel Ramos or any formal communication indicating his intent to back out as the Philippines' special envoy to China, Malacañang said on Monday. In a statement, Communications Secretary [...]

October 31, 2016 What The Papers Say
De Lima, pinadi-disbar

De Lima, pinadi-disbar

NADAGDAGAN ang mga kasong isinasampa laban kay Sen. Leila de Lima. Ito'y matapos sampahan ng disbarment case sa Office of the Bar Confidant ng Supreme Court (SC) si De Lima ng Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC), dating National Bureau of Investigation [...]

October 30, 2016 What The Papers Say
Hanabishi marks 30th anniversary; awards college scholarships to employees’ children

Hanabishi marks 30th anniversary; awards college scholarships to employees’ children

AFTER making an impressive impact to the local home appliance industry for the past three decades, Hanabishi marks its 30th anniversary with a celebration for its employees and partners last October 13, 2016 at the Peninsula Manila Hotel. Sun.Star RSS [...]

October 29, 2016 What The Papers Say