Lapu-Lapu gov’t paid P3.2 million for ‘non-existing’ repair work

THE LAPU-LAPU City Government spent P3.2 million to repair a 37-year-old road grader which has a book value of only P426,000, according to the...

Gasoline up P1/L

GASOLINE prices are set to increase by P1.00 per liter (/L) this week, oil companies advised on Monday, as they scheduled one of the...

Marawi rehabilitation plan discussed as part of ASEAN forum

AS PART of the 50th founding anniversary celebration of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Philippine national government agencies involved in the “Task...

Davao mayor stands by cancellation of reclamation project

DAVAO CITY -- Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio, after accepting over the weekend an apology from the proponent of the cancelled 200-hectare reclamation project, said she...

Customs broker gives breakdown of payolas, names alleged corrupt BoC offices, personnel

CUSTOMS BROKER Mark Ruben G. Taguba II, who handled the release of a container with illegal drug shabu out of the Bureau of Customs...

Robredo hits Marcos for reneging on earlier claims

THE CAMP of Vice-President Maria Leonor G. Robredo on Monday hit the “backpedaling” of defeated candidate Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. on his allegations presented...

Police chief dares criminal gang threatening to attack cops

POLICE DIRECTOR General Ronald M. Dela Rosa challenged an infamous gang associated with the allegedly narcotics trade-linked Parojinog clan on Monday to carry out...

Police in 2 high-profile drug cases to get award

CHIEF INSPECTOR Jovani Espenido, the head of the Ozamiz City police, is among the officers who will receive special awards during the 116th Police...

ASEAN, China agree on disputed sea framework

FOREIGN MINISTERS of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China on Sunday have agreed on the framework for a code of conduct...

Right-sizing government force could help fund free tuition program

THE FINANCE chief said that additional revenues from the proposed rightsizing bill may aid in creating fiscal space in funding the free tuition law. As...

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