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PSE clarifies issues in Due Diligencer column

January 8, 2015 11:39 pm

This pertains to the article published in the Due Diligencer column entitled “Stockbrokers  control PSE ownership, but not the board”, written by Mr. Emeterio Sd. Perez which was published on the November 24, 2014 issue of The Manila Times. Please … Read more »

Senate is not self-destructing

August 28, 2014 9:24 pm

We write to shed light on certain issues raised by Rigoberto Tiglao in his August 25, 2014 article titled “Senate is self-destructing.” While we respect and defend Tiglao’s right to air his assessment and political opinions, we wish to set … Read more »

Hyatt 10 oath: “Survive and survive together”

August 9, 2014 9:21 pm

Cory appointed Binay as OIC of Makati with the blessings of her Elite compadres the Ayalas & Lopezes. he will still be under the clutches of the elite. All these presidential wannabes are just tools of the Elite families. Another … Read more »

Delusion on ‘reforms’ of Aquino presidency

August 9, 2014 8:52 pm

What has been happening in the four years of BS Aquino administration is all of treachery or betrayal of public trust. His campaign promises mostly are not fulfilled. His economic policies are not inclusive of the poor majority. Worst, our … Read more »

Delusion on ‘reforms’ of Aquino presidency

August 9, 2014 8:50 pm

Our present government is like a ship with a Skipper on the bridge looking forward to the vast ocean ahead. Let us first describe the ship which is MV Philippines: I tend to believe it is above 500 GRT because … Read more »

Binay: Stop pushing Aquino to extend term

August 9, 2014 8:49 pm

Dapat pa bang paniwalaan ang mga panukala nitong mga Senador at Congressmen na tumanggap ng 50 million pesos additional funds na suhol galing sa Presidente ng Pilpinas para mapaalis at makapaghigante sa kalaban sa politika ang isang Chief Justice sa … Read more »

Hyatt 10 oath: “Survive and survive together”

August 9, 2014 8:47 pm

Why they are not charged of corruption, if what the author is saying is true…or is he or she just plain against Pres. Aquino’s administration. Where are the evidence of corruption ?????? former Pres. Arroyo is guilty because there is … Read more »

On ‘Obscene, Baseless Comments vs. Senate in Tiglao July 24 piece’

August 3, 2014 11:20 pm

We take strong exception to Rigoberto Tiglao’s assessment of the latest Senate hearing on the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) in his July 24, 2014 article “A shameless Senate licks Abad’s boots,” where his journalistic opinion disappointingly devolved into a groundless … Read more »

Saguisag: Solitary confinement not allowed

August 3, 2014 11:19 pm

Any human rights advocate would be saddened to hear that Janet Napoles is undergoing solitary confinement, which is banned by Sec. 12(2) of Art. III of the Constitution: “[S]olitary,  incommunicado, or other similar forms of detention are prohibited.” Is the … Read more »

Eid ul Fitr messages

July 28, 2014 9:57 pm

From the British Ambassador British Ambassador to the Philippine Asif Ahmad sent the following warm wishes to Muslims celebrating Eid ul Fitr: Today (July 28) is Eid ul Fitr which marks the end of Ramadan. A month of fasting, introspection … Read more »