End the duopoly

September 14, 2018
GOVERNMENT moves to end the duopoly in the multi-billion-peso telecommunications industry to fire the imagination of millions of people across the country.

Paghahanda sa bagyong Ompong!

September 14, 2018
PAGLABAS ng artikulong ito ay siguradong binabayo na ng bagyong Ompong ang siyam na probinsiya sa Northern Luzon, partikular na ang Cagayan, Isabela, Apayao, Kalinga, Abra, Ilocos Norte, Batanes at Babuyan Island.

A look at Albayalde’s 17 regional directors (2)

September 14, 2018
On Monday, Gen. Albayalde approved the designation of Cruz as new PRO13 director in Caraga region vice Chief Supt. Noli A. Romana, the PNP chief’s classmate from PMA ‘Sinagtala’ Class of 1986. It would be Cruz’ 2nd stint as an RD since he also was the RD of PRO8 in Eastern Visayas for nearly six months before he was replaced by another PMA Class 1986 member, Chief Supt. Mariel Magaway.

No can do

September 12, 2018
The reason is both obvious and compelling: officials who have political ambitions must be precluded from using their power, positions, and privileges to advance or promote their prospects for winning an elective office.

Higher tobacco tax

September 11, 2018
IN impoverished Philippines, a country teeming with people afflicted with lung cancer, emphysema, asthma and other respiratory diseases, increasing tobacco tax is most welcome.