President Rodrigo Duterte has threatened to slap tycoon Roberto "Bobby" Ongpin in public after the Court of Appeals dismissed the insider trading charges against him.
Philex Mining Corporation
Businessman and former trade minister Roberto Ongpin has been cleared by the Court of Appeals (CA) over insider trading charges involving the shares of Philex Mining Corporation in 2009.
The Court of Appeals (CA) should have just dismissed the insider trading case against businessman
Citing blood relations to one of the shareholders of First Pacific, a magistrate of the Court of Appeals (CA) has decided to inhibit himself from hearing the petition of businessman Roberto V. Ongpin who opposed paying a P174-million fine…