Daily Archives: 3 years ago

Binay spokesman’s claim Senate spends P50 M per hearing not true

Vice Presidential spokesman for political affairs Jonvic Remulla on Thursday said that the Senate is spending PhP50 million on every hearing it is conducting, specifically the body that is investigating the Makati City Parking Building also known as Makati City Hall Building 2 and other corrupt practices in the City of Makati. Remulla added that […]

Australia is a constant, reliable partner of PHL

“Australia, as a responsible member of the community of nations, has advocated for the rule of law and the peaceful of resolution of disputes in the South China Sea,” President Benigno S. Aquino III said during the 40th ASEAN-Australia Commemorative Summit in Myanmar. “Their support for our approach in resolving this concern encourages us even […]

PNP officials facing administrative, criminal charges after 1,004 AK47s sold to NPA

Sixteen Philippine National Police officials are facing charges in connection with missing 1,004 high-powered AK47 firearms subject to investigation of the Office of the Ombudsman. AK47s were allegedly sold to New People’s Army. Complaints filed against them includes administrative and criminal cases. The PNP officials are from Firearms and Explosives Office. Directors Gil Meneses and […]

Boeing wants to play a greater role in Philippine aerospace industry

In a statement, Philippine Embassy in Washington, D.C. said that American aircraft manufacturing giant Boeing wants to gain greater role in Philippine aerospace industry which is currently dominated by Airbus Industries. Philippine Ambassador to the United States Jose L. Cuisia, Jr. met with Boeing officials in its Everett Factory near Seattle. Director of Product Marketing […]

PHL, Japan ties getting tighter, closer

Bilateral relationship of Philippines and Japan is getting “much tighter and closer” President Benigno S. Aquino III said after a brief meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe while in Myanmar for regional meetings. “I kept on thanking them for so many things. In the case of Japan, there is a renewed assistance or continuing […]