WATCH | China did not coordinate with PH on 3-month foray in Benham Rise: DFA Wed, Mar 29, 2017, 1:07 PM | Mae Anne Los Banos, News5
As NPA turns 48, CPP bares new, younger leadership Wed, Mar 29, 2017, 8:01 AM | InterAksyon.com
Alejano files supplemental complaint to Duterte impeachment raps Thu, Mar 30, 2017, 10:10 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com
'No turning back': PM May triggers 'historic' Brexit Thu, Mar 30, 2017, 12:55 AM | Guy Faulconbridge and Elizabeth Piper, Reuters
SC fires RTC judge who threw out case vs San Beda fratmen in Marcos hazing death Wed, Mar 29, 2017, 5:24 PM | JV Arcena, News5
Trump signs order dismantling Obama-era climate policies Wed, Mar 29, 2017, 6:03 AM | Valerie Volcovici and Jeff Mason, Reuters
'MYTH?' | Young 'palit ulo' victim laid to rest in Navotas 29-March-17 02:16 PM | Bernard Testa, InterAksyon.com (text and photos) READ MORE
Philippines, China to hold direct talks on sea row: DFA Wed, Mar 29, 2017, 4:23 PM | Agence France-Presse China and the Philippines will hold direct talks on their maritime dispute in May, Filipino officials said Wednesday, as President Rodrigo Duterte seeks stronger economic ties with Beijing.
Alejano files supplemental complaint to Duterte impeachment raps Thu, Mar 30, 2017, 10:10 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE 6 - 1:34 p.m.) Magdalo party-list Representative Gary Alejano submitted Thursday morning a supplemental complaint to the impeachment complaint he had earlier filed against President Rodrigo Duterte.
WATCH | Analyst: Weak stand of PH govt encourages creeping invasion by China Wed, Mar 29, 2017, 11:38 PM | Kaye Imson, News5 | InterAksyon.com Despite the July 2016 decision of the arbitral tribunal at the Hague favoring the Philippines in its complaint against China's 'excessive claims' in the West Philippine Sea, Beijing's construction spree continues in the area.
BREAKING NEWS as of Thu, Mar 30, 2017, 4:41 PM FOCUS | Asian community rattled by Trump immigration policiesSeattle sues Trump govt for threat to sanctuary citiesEx-factory seamstress tailor-made for Citi's Microentrepreneurship AwardSenators twit Duterte for pardon offer to killer copsMaynilad constructs 6 new wastewater facilitiesSpeaker's daughter says Tonyboy's GF 'twisting' facts but Binag insists girls' spat sparked feudIED fails to fell Maguindanao bridgeMilitary ‘sad’ over CPP’s call for stepped up NPA recruitmentAlejano files supplemental complaint to Duterte impeachment rapsSouth Korea's ex-president Park arrives at court for arrest hearingDe Lima bill seeks to punish govt execs who lie or force people to perjureTorrential rain, floods hamper Australia cyclone reliefArraignment of military, police officers over Morong 43 arrests moved to late May - NUPLP1.5M shabu, weapons cache seized in Maguindanao town but target evades dragnetEl Salvador approves law banning metal mining
Maynilad constructs 6 new wastewater facilities West Zone concessionaire Maynilad Water Services, Inc. (Maynilad) is constructing six new Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs) in various parts of its West concession area to…
Fitch affirms investment grade rating on PH Fitch Ratings on Wednesday affirmed its investment grade rating on the Philippines, given the domestic economy's sustained robust growth.
Filipino consumers among the most optimistic about well-being - Mastercard study The latest Mastercard Well-Being Index revealed that people in Asia Pacific remain optimistic towards their overall well-being (62.1), with those in emerging markets (65.5), led…
Century Pacific full-year net income grows by 37% to P2.66B P70-B RTB sale surpasses goal MBC Survey: Businesses remain optimistic with PH's growth BATTLE OF DUTERTE PALS | Alvarez files graft case vs Floirendo with Ombudsman PH, EU affirm greater cooperation, trade, development partnership Avida eyes P3.6B South Luzon residential sales Tetangco: better to name next BSP chief early
'MYTH?' | Young 'palit ulo' victim laid to rest in Navotas Wed, Mar 29, 2017, 2:16 PM | Bernard Testa, InterAksyon.com (text and photos) If, indeed, 'palit ulo' does not exist, what then are we to make of Arjay Suldao, all of 16 years old, who was laid to rest in Barangay San Jose, in the coastal town of Navotas on Tuesday? He was snatched and later killed by men looking for his older brother.
Speaker's daughter says Tonyboy's GF 'twisting' facts but Binag insists girls' spat sparked feud Thu, Mar 30, 2017, 12:05 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com The daughter of Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez blasted the girlfriend of Davao del Norte Representative Antonio 'Tonyboy' Floirendo Jr., accusing her of twisting the facts about the feud between the two erstwhile bosom buddies.
As NPA turns 48, CPP bares new, younger leadership Wed, Mar 29, 2017, 8:01 AM| InterAksyon.com (UPDATE - 8:39 a.m.) The Communist Party of the Philippines said Wednesday that it had elected a new set of leaders and amended its constitution during the organizationâs second congress late last year.
WATCH | China did not coordinate with PH on 3-month foray in Benham Rise: DFA Wed, Mar 29, 2017, 1:07 PM| Mae Anne Los Banos, News5 UPDATE 11:50 P.M- The Chinese vessel that spent three months - from November 2016 to January - in Benham Rise did not coordinate with the Department of Foreign Affairs, the DFA told a Senate panel, even as NSA Hermogenes Esperon saw no threat - yet - to Manila's rights over Benham.
3 Compostela Valley peasant activists murdered in one day Tue, Mar 28, 2017, 10:43 AM| InterAksyon.com (UPDATE - 12:55 p.m.) Monday proved to be particularly bloody for peasant activists in Compostela Valley after three of their number, including a couple, were murdered, the human rights group Karapatan said.
Leonen to Calida: Is the government singling out de Lima? Wed, Mar 29, 2017, 12:54 AM| Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon Supreme Court Justice Marvic Leonen wondered aloud during oral arguments whether or not detained Senator Leila de Lima was being singled for prosecution by the Department of Justice in the drug-trading case inside national Bilibid Prison.
De Lima bill seeks national storage of evidence from CCTV Wed, Mar 29, 2017, 9:40 AM| InterAksyon.com Senator Leila de Lima has filed a bill that would create a national facility for the preservation and protection of data recorded by security cameras that can be used to solve crimes and prosecute perpetrators.
China can deploy warplanes on South China Sea islands any time - think tank Tue, Mar 28, 2017, 11:50 AM| David Brunnstrom, Reuters China appears to have largely completed major construction of military infrastructure on artificial islands it has built in the South China Sea and can now deploy combat planes and other military hardware there at any time, a US think tank said on Monday.
PSE, PDS to sign merger deal in next few weeks: Sicat The Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) expects to formally sign within the next few weeks an agreement detailing the terms of its merger with the fixed-income…
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