Iloilo utility slams PECO

“PECO manipulated the MORE numbers to artificially inflate the figures. PECO not only double counted, it counted one brown-out period 16 times. PECO included in its count two brown-outs that did not happen. PECO also counted a longer period than the actual period of brown out,” said MORE Power in its reply to a petition filed by PECO with the ERC requesting the restoration of its certification of public convenience and necessity.

PCSO suspends lotto resumption

“In view of the pronouncement by President   Rodrigo Roa Duterte to revert NCR, Bulacan, Cavite, Rizal and Laguna to Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine (MECQ) from August 4 midnight to August 18, 2020,  Instant Sweepstakes tickets, Keno,  including the scheduled resumption of lotto operations in these areas shall be SUSPENDED until further notice,” PCSO said in an official  statement.

Senate okay of 2021 budget assured

It said the 2021 national budget aims to sustain government efforts towards effectively responding to the COVID-19 pandemic by focusing government spending on improving our healthcare systems, ensuring food security, increasing investments in public and digital infrastructure, and helping communities cope and prevail during these trying times.