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Pimentel supports President Duterte on replacing Smartmatic

Posted on Saturday, 1 June 2019 03:21 AM | No Comments
Senator Aquilino Pimentel III has expressed his support to President Rodrigo Duterte when he said he wants the Commission on Elections (Comelec) “to dispose of that Smartmatic and look for...

What’s holding PH from having a smooth automated election?

Posted on Thursday, 16 May 2019 06:02 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – It took the Philippines 18 years before it finally applied the automated election system (AES) in 2010, the time when Benigno Aquino III was named the country’s...

NBI assures safeguards against hacking of automated election system

Posted on Monday, 29 April 2019 06:13 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) Cybercrime Division assured that the automated election system (AES) in the upcoming May 13 has safeguards against hacking. The agency said...

Lawmaker mulls reversal of poll decision to purchase Smartmatic’s VCMs

Posted on Friday, 9 March 2018 01:54 PM | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines — Senator Nancy Binay wants to determine if there are possible ways to reverse the decision of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to purchase the same vote counting...

Duterte youth urges COMELEC to reveal alleged rigging in 2016 presidential elections

Posted on Wednesday, 7 June 2017 01:22 PM | 1 Comment
  MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte won 20 million votes and not just 16 million in the previous presidential polls. This was according to the group, Duterte Youth, who says...

COMELEC denies alleged violation of PET’s precautionary protection order

Posted on Thursday, 11 August 2016 06:07 PM | No Comments
MANILA — COMELEC Chairman Andres Bautista denies the allegation that the poll body has conducted stripping activity to the vote counting machines (VCM) used in the 2016 elections to be...

Smartmatic asks for extension on submission of counter affidavit

Posted on Wednesday, 15 June 2016 06:30 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The preliminary investigation set by the Commission on Elections Law Department with regard to the election offense case filed by the camp of Senator Bongbong Marcos against...

4 Smartmatic officials, 3 COMELEC I.T. personnel charged with violations of Anti-Cybercrime Law

Posted on Tuesday, 24 May 2016 08:25 PM | No Comments
Four Smartmatic officials and three COMELEC I.T. personnel are now facing charges for violations of Republic Act 10175 or the Anti-Cybercrime Law. This morning, the camp of Sen. Bongbong Marcos...

Sen. Marcos cites glitches in the election

Posted on Tuesday, 24 May 2016 12:47 PM | No Comments
Sen. Bongbong Marcos criticized the glitches of the recently concluded election in his privilege speech yesterday. Marcos said his co-senators, as well as the Filipino citizens, have the right to...

Smartmatic to appear before any investigation on the script alteration controversy

Posted on Tuesday, 17 May 2016 04:06 PM | No Comments
Technology provider Smartmatic insists that there is no need to prohibit their officials from leaving the Philippines because they have no plans of going out of the country yet. This...