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Catherine S. Valente, TMT

Palace confident to hit GDP target

Malacañang on Thursday remained confident that the country’s economic growth will eventually pick up and hit its 7 to 8 percent gross domestic product...

Del Rosario richest Cabinet member

Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario remains the richest member of the Cabinet. Based on the statement of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALN) that...

Roxas still tops PNoy’s presidential list

Manuel “Mar” Roxas 2nd, who in 2009 set his Malacañang ambitions aside to give way to then Sen. Benigno Aquino 3rd whose popularity soared...

Palace tells House: Let courts decide GMA’s fate

MalacaÑang on Tuesday said it is up to the courts if former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo can be granted house arrest. Accordong...

Aquino OKs P61.9-B infra projects

President Benigno Aquino 3rd has approved five major infrastructure projects, including the Light Rail Transit (LRT) Line 2 that will improve the country’s transportation...

Manila not exaggerating claims vs China

Malacañang on Saturday dismissed China’s claim that the Philippines is “exaggerating” the threat it supposedly poses in the disputed areas in the West Philippine...

Govt workers to get productivity bonus

President Benigno Aquino 3rd has ordered a one-time grant of a performance-based bonus as an additional incentive to government workers. Beginning June 1, 2015, state...

Jolo, Zambo inputs valuable in correcting Moro law flaws

Sen. Ferdinand Marcos Jr. on Friday said his decision to hold two-day, marathon hearings in Jolo (Sulu) and Zamboanga on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic...

Govt verifying reports Usman wounded

The government is verifying reports that suspected Filipino bomber Basit Usman had been wounded in an encounter with Marines in Lanao area, Malacañang said...

PNoy boasts: Fewer labor strikes under his watch

On Labor Day, President Benigno Aquino 3rd once again trumpeted his administration’s efforts in successfully solving labor disputes. In his Labor Day speech in Cebu,...

China eyes climate leadership with 2060 carbon neutral goal

UNITED NATIONS: Chinese President Xi Jinping moved to seize the climate agenda from the United States, vowing that the world's largest polluter will go...

House inquiry over ABS-CBN land title deferred

THE House of Representatives' Committee on Justice has postponed the inquiry on the authenticity of the land title of ABS-CBN Corporation. The inquiry "has been...

PH police, military sign joint directive vs insurgency

PHILIPPINE National Police Chief Camilo Cascolan announced on Wednesday that the police and military signed a joint directive to help address the problems of...

Facebook shuts down fake accounts linked to PH police, military

SOCIAL media giant Facebook shut down a network of fake accounts linked to the Philippine police and military for "coordinated inauthentic behavior". Nathaniel Gleicher, head...

Duterte lauded for stand on arbitral win, urged to get more support

FORMER Foreign Affairs secretary Albert del Rosario said after invoking the Arbitral Award before the United Nations, President Rodrigo Duterte must get the support...