Eighteen of the lawmakers who voted to reject ABS-CBN’s franchise application will have front row seats at the House of Representatives for President Rodrigo Duterte’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) Monday (July 27).
They have been selected by the House leadership to be physically present at Batasang Pambansa to watch President Duterte's SONA live.
Three out of four Filipinos or 75 percent were in favor of renewing ABS-CBN’s franchise, according to the mobile phone survey conducted by Social Weather Stations (SWS).
With ABS-CBN Corp.’s application for a new franchise dead in the water, speculation has now turned to who will get its prized television frequency?
Senator Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa said Thursday (July 9) that he sees no widespread impact on the country in case ABS-CBN’s franchise application is denied.
ABS-CBN vice chairman and former general manager Augusto “Jake” Almeda-Lopez pleaded with House leaders to recognize the value and contributions of the broadcast network and its 11,000 employees to the country.
Ngayon ko lang narinig ‘yan! Eric Yap denies Iglesia Ni Cristo lobby to deny ABS-CBN’s franchise bid
ACT-CIS party-list Rep. Eric Yap has denied that Iglesia Ni Cristo is lobbying to block ABS-CBN’s franchise renewal so the network will lose its franchise for good.
The National Unity Party (NUP) is supporting recall of a proposed House bill that seeks to grant ABS-CBN a provisional legislative franchise to operate until October 31, 2020, according to Bulacan Rep. Jonathan Sy Alvarado.
Would you dare Kris Aquino why the franchise of ABS-CBN was not renewed during the term of her Kuya Noy? One netizen did and he got this "polite" answer from Kris.
The House of Representatives might have violated the Constitution in its haste to pass the provisional franchise for ABS-CBN, Senator Francis Pangilinan said Thursday (May 14).
In an ideal world for its owners, employees, and fans, ABS-CBN Corp. would be back on air by the first week of June.
Senate Minority Leader Frank Drilon remains cautious on the temporary reopening of ABS-CBN Corp. through a provisional franchise through October 2020.
Speaker Alan Cayetano lashed out against "Ang Probinsyano" star Coco Martin and other ABS-CBN Kapamilya celebrities who took turns attacking the Duterte administration for the closure of ABS-CBN Corp.
Special Envoy to China Mon Tulfo cannot believe his long time friend, President Rodrigo Duterte, allowed ABS-CBN to shut down because its franchise expired.
Malacañang on Wednesday urged members of Congress to "vote as your conscience dictates” on the franchise renewal of ABS-CBN.
Solicitor General Jose Calida is waiting to pounce on ABS-CBN and bring the network off the air with its franchise set to expire on Monday (May 4).
Nanindigan si Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon sa karapatan ng kongreso sa kanilang resolusyon na nagbibigay ng provisional authority sa National Telecommunications Commission(NTC) kung saan iginiit ng senador na hanggat walang…
Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman has welcomed the decision of the House leadership to finally begin panel discussions over the pending 11 franchise bills of broadcast giant ABS-CBN.
Solicitor General Jose Calida has found an ally in former senator Juan Ponce Enrile in his bid to nullify the franchise of ABS-CBN, the country's biggest media network.
The Senate on Wednesday adopted a resolution “expressing the sense of the Senate” to allow ABS-CBN Corporation and its subsidiaries to operate beyond the expiration of its franchise.
Sen. Bong Go: Walang nagsasabi na mag-off air ang ABS-CBN pag nag-expire ang franchise.
Nananawagan si Senador Ramon Bong Revilla Jr sa Kongreso at Senado na huwag mag away dahil sa prangkisa ng ABS-CBN.