US Justice Department investigators say they have not found any evidence yet that the rioters who ransacked the US Capitol last week intended to capture and kill any lawmakers.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday lauded the continued high-level engagement between the Philippines and China even amid the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.
Tunisia could lose millions of dollars stashed in Switzerland by the family of ousted dictator Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, a senior official said Saturday.
The Philippines has signed a commercial contract for the highest-funded government-to-government railway project connecting the Subic Bay Freeport Zone and the Clark International Airport, according to Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian.
With barely a year left in the Duterte administration, former Vice President Jejomar Binay believes the House of Representatives’ current push for Charter change (Cha-Cha) is ill timed.
Former official (FO) doesn’t want authorities poking their nose into the millions he lost to EastWest Bank following the disappearance of its branch manager.
Bureau of Immigration (BI) Commissioner Jaime Morente said he expects an increase number in the number of travelers going to the Philippines this month.
The petitioners questioning the constitutionality of the Anti-Terrorism Law will take advantage of the Supreme Court’s (SC) decision to postpone the oral arguments over the issue by better preparing themselves, revealed National Union of People’s Lawyers (NUPL) Edre Olalia.
Seven persons at the Office of the Solicitor General (OSG) were found to have been infected with the COVID-19 virus.
Congressman Alfredo Garbin Jr. may need the public’s forgiveness anew after showing his ignorance about amending the Constitution not once but twice, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Saturday.
Senator Bong Go on Thursday lauded the private sector and local government units for their initiatives in procuring Covid-19 vaccines for their employees and residents.
Opposition Senator Leila de Lima on Saturday deplored the “unrelenting killing spree” of red-tagged individuals under the Duterte administration, with the recent victim identified as Aldrin Enriquez of the Camarines Sur People’s Organization (CSPO).
Senator Win Gatchalian on Saturday said a refund should be in order if it will be proven that a violation has been committed by the Visayan Electric Company (VECO) because of its high cost of electricity.
Officials of the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (Philhealth) reportedly demand a 10-percent cut from patients’ hospital bills, Special Envoy to China Mon Tulfo has claimed.
The Philippines is still facing challenges this year that may hamper economic growth due to the pandemic but the “worst is over” in 2020, the country’s top trade official said.
The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is in favor of further liberalizing the economy but not necessarily through constitutional amendments, Secretary Ramon Lopez said Friday.
Pinabulaanan ni Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez na hati ang kamara sa pagsusulong nito ng mga hakbang. Para sa kanya, nananatiling iisa sa intensyong makatulong sa bayan ang lahat ng mambabatas bagamat may mga naging pagpapaksyon.
Hindi naniniwala si dating Senator Sonny Trillanes na sinsero ang kampanya ni Duterte laban sa korapsyon. Patunay aniya ang pagre-recycle nito ng mga tiwaling opisyal sa nangyayaring cover-up ng korapsyon sa pamahalaan.
Ipinaalala ni Rep. Pido Garbin ang ipinasang Senate Resolution ni Senator Ping Lacson sa 17th Congress na syang tumataliwas sa sinasabi ng senador ngayon na mali ang hakbang ng kamara sa pagamyenda sa Konstitusyon.
Binigyang linaw ni Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles na hindi tinatanggalan ng karapatang mamili ng bakuna ang mga Pilipino, bagkus, hindi lamang kontrolado ng pamahalaan kung ano magiging available na bakuna.
Nagsumite na ng panukalang batas si Cagayan de Oro Rep. Rufus Rodriguez na magbibigay ng pahintulot sa pribadong sektor na bumili ng sarili nitong bakuna. Aniya, hindi sapat ang budget ng pamahalaan para mabakunahan ang mas maraming Pilipino.
Hindi na bago para kay Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate ang pagiging ‘apple of the eye’ at ‘center of attention’ ni Pangulong Duterte. Para sa kanya, bahagi na ito ng kanyang tungkulin bilang kinatawan ng masang Pilipino.
Kinwestyon ni dating Senator Sonny Trilanes ang choice ng bakuna ng pamahalaan. Para sa kanya, mas maigi pa kung ang kaparehong bakunang ginamit ng PSG ang gamitin dahil mas mataas ang efficacy rate nito, di tulad ng Sinovac na mahal at mas mababa ang efficacy.