Monthly Archives: January 2018

Duterte wants to abolish Senate, party-list system

MANILA — There will be no Senate nor party-list system under a federal government President Rodrigo Duterte is envisioning for the Philippines, the Chief Executive said Friday night as he shot down

Draft Charter abolishing OVP in 2019 questioned

MANILA — The Office of the Vice President (OVP) questioned Sunday the proposal for its abolition under the draft Charter submitted by President Duterte’s Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) in pursuit

No reason to doubt China’s ‘good faith’ amid actions in disputed waters – Roque

MANILA — Malacañang said Saturday that the government continues to trust China’s good faith in its commitment to not reclaim any islands or build infrastructures in the disputed portions of the South

PH top victim of cyber attacks

MANILA — The Philippines, considered as the social networking capital of the world, is the most susceptible nation in Southeast Asia to cyber attacks, according to an expert. Digital technology expert Reynaldo

Alert Level 3 raised over Mayon

LEGAZPI CITY, Albay — Alert Level 3 was raised last night over Mayon Volcano in Albay after its phreatic eruption Saturday was followed by at least two steam-driven ash explosions yesterday morning,

Ex-consultant bares ‘mafia-like’ operations at DOH

MANILA — A former consultant of the Department of Health (DOH) exposed on Saturday the operations of an alleged “mafia” inside the Health department composed of several former and current officials who