Daily Archives: 3 years ago

VP Binay on early campaigning: Let’s not be hypocrites

Vice President Jejomar Binay does not deny his plan of running for presidential election in 2016. “I announced that as early as after the day of the [2010] election. Another occasion where I would always say, let us not be hypocrites. The following day after the 2010 election, [I said] yes, I will be running […]

Honorable Senator Binay criticizes Iloilo Convention Center construction project

Senator Nancy Binay criticizes the Iloilo Convention Center construction project. She said the donation of 17,371 square meters land from Megaworld Corporation did not come as free. The female senator added that no proper feasibility study before building the center. “I believe that the deed of donation for the land the ICC sits on did […]

Revilla paid former NBI handwriting expert to testify

Detained Senator Ramon Revilla Jr. is paying former National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) Senior Document Examiner Atty. Desiderio Pagui to testify for him in a petition to bail hearing regarding the multi-billion pork barrel fund scam. Former NBI document examiner Atty. Pagui said documents submitted to Commission on Audit with Senator Revilla’s signature are all […]

EDCA will pass Supreme Court scrutiny

Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) between United States of America and Philippines signed by National Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin and US Ambassador Philip Goldberg will definitely pass Supreme Court’s scrutiny, President Benigno S. Aquino III believes. Aquino said that what his administration did with EDCA was constitutional and is needed. He added that the agreement […]

‘Hacienda Binay’ may soon be government’s property

The controversial Rosario, Batangas estate allegedly owned by Vice-President Jejomar Binay may be forfeited if proven that the property was converted from agricultural to residential or commercial. The Department of Agrarian Reform personnel have already visited the so-called ‘Hacienda Binay’ and is currently working with the Register of Deeds of Batangas to find out whether […]