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Philippine Competition Commission studies rice issues, warns traders manipulating rice prices

Posted on : Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

The Philippine Competition Commission is now studying the issues on rice.

The agency also warns the manipulators on the price of rice that they might be charged.

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Sen. Trillanes, ipinaaaresto ng korte sa Davao City dahil sa kasong libelo

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Posted on : Saturday, December 8th, 2018

Ipinaaaresto ng Davao Regional Trial Court Branch 54 si Senador Antonio Trillanes IV dahil sa kasong libelo na isinampa ni presidential son at dating Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte. Itinakda ni Judge Melinda Alconcel Dayanghirang sa 24-thousand pesos ang piyansa para kay Trillanes.

PACC to conduct own probe on P6.8-billion shabu smuggling in BOC

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Posted on : Friday, December 7th, 2018

The Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission is set to conduct its own investigation on the 6-point-8 billion pesos shabu shipment that slipped by the Bureau of Customs. The commission also questions the committee’s recommendation to clear former Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña of any charges relating to the controversy.  

CHR: Extension of martial law in Mindanao, not necessary

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Posted on : Friday, December 7th, 2018

President Rodrigo Duterte is still studying the proposal to extend the implementation of martial law in Mindanao for another year, according to Malacañang. But for the Commission on Human Rights, placing the region under the military rule is no longer necessary.  

COMELEC to intensify watch against vote buying in upcoming 2019 elections

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Posted on : Friday, December 7th, 2018

Aside from premature campaigning and other election law violations, the Commission on Elections is also closely monitoring possible cases of vote buying ahead of the 2019 midterm elections.

Revision of court rules, free legal services, court infrastructure among reforms under Chief Justice Bersamin’s watch.

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Posted on : Thursday, December 6th, 2018

Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin underscored several of his reforms as he assumed his term in the Supreme Court.

Senator Lacson reveals billions of pesos of alleged pork barrel in 2019 proposed budget

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Posted on : Thursday, December 6th, 2018

Senator Panfilo Lacson divulged the alleged pork barrel in the 2019 proposed budget. He emphasized that 2 of the district representatives received billions of pesos as allocation for their pet projects.  

Senate investigates exemption of 195 bus units to use PITX

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Posted on : Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

The Senate Committee on Public Services investigates the exemption of almost 200 bus units to use the Parañaque Integrated Terminal Exchange, wherein various bus operators claim that the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board seemingly favoring some bus companies.

Malacañang: Government wants permanent truce, not just holiday truce with NPA

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Posted on : Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

Government wants to have a permanent truce and not just holiday ceasefire with the new people’s army, according to the Malacañang.

Duterte promises P50K holiday bonus to Palace employees

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Posted on : Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

Employees under the Office of the President are in for a truly merry holiday as President Rodrigo Duterte announced on Monday that each staff shall receive a 50-thousand peso holiday bonus.  

AFP, PNP to recommend another martial law extension in Mindanao

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Posted on : Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

The military and police will recommend to President Rodrigo Duterte another extension of martial law in Mindanao for at least another year. The military rule in the region, which has been in place since 2017 to give way to the ongoing clearing and rehabilitation of Marawi City, is set to expire on December 31, 2018.