Monthly Archives: October 2017

Abe pledges ¥114B loan for PH metro subway, Bulacan bypass road projects

TOKYO – The Japanese government is providing the Philippines with a 114 billion yen loan for the Metro Manila Subway Project and the construction of a bypass road in Bulacan in order

SSS execs probed for profiteering

MANILA — Is the chief investment manager of the Social Security System (SSS) illegally profiting from his position by trading stocks for their personal accounts using the same stockbrokers who manage the

Dela Rosa hints at presidential run

MANILA — It’s a statement from someone who entertains the idea of running for public office that should be taken with a grain of salt. “Wait until I become President. I will

Grab driver’s last text: Home soon

MANILA — Less than two hours before he was killed, Grab driver Gerardo Maquidato Jr. sent a text message to his nephew, Mark Christian Solitario. It was to be his last. “I’m

Speaker overrules Sereno

MANILA — House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez has turned down the request of Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno to allow her legal counsel to directly cross-examine witnesses in the impeachment proceedings

Roque: Duterte is not a human rights violator

MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte is not a human rights violator. This was Kabayan Party-list Rep and incoming Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said of Duterte on Sunday. In an interview over radio