POEA bans deployment of new hires to Kenya 26-Jul-14, 11:36 AM | Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com
INC@100 | Pulpit power = political clout? 26-Jul-14, 10:32 AM | Cecil Morella, Agence France-Presse
Monsoon rains to continue as LPA enters PAR 26-Jul-14, 10:22 AM | Philippine News Agency
US fighter jets scramble, police storm Canadian plane over passenger threat 26-Jul-14, 9:42 AM | Reuters
...And 5 things about the economy PNoy would rather sweep under the carpet 26-Jul-14, 9:05 AM | Likha Cuevas-Miel, InterAksyon.com
Nancy, Grace want Abad to account for missing P90-B 'savings' 25-Jul-14, 6:25 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Senator Binay says Abad may have survived grilling at the Senate Finance Committee inquiry, but the budget chief is 'not yet off the hook.'
5 things that PNoy can and will boast about the economy in his SONA... 26-Jul-14, 9:00 AM | Likha Cuevas-Miel, InterAksyon.com Here are the five things that President Aquino can boast about the economy in his State of the Nation Address on Monday: credit ratings upgrade, PPP finally moving forward, drop in joblessness, manufacturing revival, and DAP boosting economy--despite its unconstitutionality.
...And 5 things about the economy PNoy would rather sweep under the carpet 26-Jul-14, 9:05 AM | Likha Cuevas-Miel, InterAksyon.com While he may crow about a number of things in his State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Monday, President Benigno Aquino S. III cannot and should not ignore these glaring facts about the economy that his administration failed to address.
BREAKING NEWS as of 26-Jul-14, 11:07 PM Fierce Libya clashes prompt US evacuation of embassyDepEd declares suspension of classes in QC schools to be affected by SONAMalaysia, Dutch PMs to discuss access to plane crash siteRussia says EU sanctions endanger security cooperationParis talks open to press for long-term Gaza truceVIDEO, Subsidence | Part of Arnedo Dike gives way; 400 Apalit families in perilFuturistic feast? Go easy on the earthworm steak; plus, other finds at the BGC Eats tourMEL STA.MARIA | The President within Constitutional Bounds In Criticizing the Supreme CourtSONA 2014 | Traffic rerouting schemeCOMMENTARY | 6 things we learned from Senate hearing on DAPVIDEO | A-BAD ROMANCEPrivate prosecutor in Corona trial is new election commissionerBusinessman's daughter kidnapped in Zamboanga SibugayPNP seeks court clarification on Napoles' transfer to Bagong DiwaPOEA bans deployment of new hires to Kenya
...And 5 things about the economy PNoy would rather sweep under the carpet While he may crow about a number of things in his State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Monday, President Benigno Aquino S. III cannot…
5 things that PNoy can and will boast about the economy in his SONA... Here are the five things that President Aquino can boast about the economy in his State of the Nation Address on Monday: credit ratings upgrade,…
IMF cuts PH economic forecast, warns of slower growth should gov't underspending continue The IMF cut its growth forecast for the Philippines to below the government's target, warning that a slowdown in spending creates downside risks.
Leisure Resorts spending P300M to expand chain of Bingo boutiques Macay Holdings on the prowl for beverage, food acquisitions PH stock market hardly moves ahead of 'ghost month' Analysts still keep PH growth forecast despite SC ruling on DAP GT Capital launches P12B debt sale Power transmission lines in Bicol Region restored more than a week after Typhoon Glenda struck Philippine debt burden eases further in 2013
Joker twits 'desperate' Abad for using Cory to justify DAP 25-Jul-14, 6:26 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Former Senator Joker Arroyo scored Budget Secretary Abad for using the late President Cory Aquino's Reserved Control Account scheme to justify the DAP which the SC declared unconstitutional. In two cases where she lost in the high tribunal, Cory Aquino accepted the outcome with grace, said Joker.
Analysts still keep PH growth forecast despite SC ruling on DAP 25-Jul-14, 4:18 PM | Likha Cuevas-Miel, InterAksyon.com The Philippines' fast growth trajectory in the next two years is still intact despite the Supreme Court ruling that the controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) is unconstitutional, local and foreign analysts said.
STATE OF THE NATION | Violence against women and children by the numbers 25-Jul-14, 12:30 PM| Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com Despite the Philippines' ranking fifth in the World Economic Forum's 2013 Global Gender Gap Index, the incidence of violence against women and children has continued to rise.
JPE ordered suspended for 90 days; Napoles transferred to BJMP 25-Jul-14, 4:17 PM| Trish Roque, News5 The Sandiganbayan 3rd Division hearing the plunder case against Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile has ordered his 90-day suspension from office, as sought by the Office of the Ombudsman.
Israel, Hamas declare 12-hour humanitarian truce as Palestinian toll rises to 884 26-Jul-14, 8:17 AM| Agence France-Presse (UPDATE 2 - 11:46 a.m.) The Israeli military and Hamas said on Saturday that they would observe a 12-hour ceasefire from 8:00 am (0500 GMT), but a longer-term truce remained elusive for now. But violence continued hours before the truce bringing the Palestinian death toll to 884, mostly civilians.
INC@100 | Pulpit power = political clout? 26-Jul-14, 10:32 AM| Cecil Morella, Agence France-Presse The INC typically creates the biggest headlines when it flexes its considerable financial and political muscle. Its political strength is built upon a ruling that all members must vote in national elections according to the verdict of the church's leader.
PNP seeks court clarification on Napoles' transfer to Bagong Diwa 26-Jul-14, 12:07 PM| Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com The Philippine National Police has asked the Sandiganbayan until Monday to allow it to confer with the Makati regional trial court on the order to transfer Janet Lim Napoles from Fort Sto. Domingo in Laguna to the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology facility in Camp Bagong Diwa.
POEA bans deployment of new hires to Kenya 26-Jul-14, 11:36 AM| Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration has banned the deployment of newly hired workers to Kenya, where the Department of Foreign Affairs has raised Crisis Alert Level 2 over deteriorating peace and security in the African nation.
At Ebai's Cafe, a cozy meal and a glimpse of Baguio's heritage Drop by this famous cafe in the City of Pines for cakes, coffee, and beautiful Cordillera weaves.
Futuristic feast? Go easy on the earthworm steak; plus, other finds at the BGC Eats tour See the unique, if not adventurous, finds at the recent BGC Eats preview. And better have a strong stomach for some of the treats.
WEEKEND GUIDE | July 25 to 27: Wizard of Oz, La Revolucion Filipina, and Italian films Sit back, relax, and watch a play or movie this weekend.
Futuristic feast? Go easy on the earthworm steak; plus, other finds at the BGC Eats tour At Ebai's Cafe, a cozy meal and a glimpse of Baguio's heritage WEEKEND CHEF | Making Pinaputok na Tilapia is as easy as 1-2-3 WEEKEND GUIDE | July 25 to 27: Wizard of Oz, La Revolucion Filipina, and Italian films WORK LIFE | Promote the power of gratitude in your office VIDEO | World Choir Games gold medalist Ateneo Chamber Singers perform 'Crucifixus' SONA Menu: Let them eat ham, roast Angus Corned Beef, and Choc Nut cheesecake