Close contact of MERS patient tests negative 07-Jul-15, 5:46 PM | Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com
DOST to give P35 million for creation of 'Innovation Hubs' 07-Jul-15, 4:27 PM | Jose Bimbo F. Santos, Interaksyon.com
Stop Comelec's P12-B OMR leasing project, bishops-led group asks SC 07-Jul-15, 11:25 AM | InterAksyon.com
Solgen, DFA chief, US lawyers to speak on first hearing day vs China's 9 dash line 07-Jul-15, 11:20 AM | InterAksyon.com
ECB maintains Greek bank funding but with tougher terms 07-Jul-15, 9:11 AM | Simon Morgan, Agence France-Presse
FOCUS | Philippines and China dispute to continue despite UN Tribunal case 06-July-15, 02:30 AM | Ellen T. Tordesillas and Tessa Jamandre, VERA Files READ MORE
Stop Comelec's P12-B OMR leasing project, bishops-led group asks SC 07-Jul-15, 11:25 AM | InterAksyon.com Eight bishops and a priest, a former senator and a lawyer who had challenged the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) asked the Supreme Court Tuesday to stop the Comelec from leasing over 93,000 optical mark readers (OMR), at a cost of over P12 billion, for the 2016 polls.
Solgen, DFA chief, US lawyers to speak on first hearing day vs China's 9 dash line 07-Jul-15, 11:20 AM | InterAksyon.com What will happen on the first hearing day questioning China's Nine Dash Line before the Arbitral Tribunal in The Hague?
Lawmaker vows tough scrutiny of 2016 budget of P3T amid fears funds will fuel campaigns 07-Jul-15, 2:32 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com The Aquino government's last, record-setting P3-trillion national budget proposed for 2016 will face tough scrutiny when it reaches Congress, to ensure funds are not used to influence next year's elections, a party-list lawmaker said.
BREAKING NEWS as of 08-Jul-15, 3:50 AM Philippines starts South China Sea case at Hague tribunalEurope pushes Greece for debt plan as euro exit loomsHeroin use, overdose deaths mounting in US where 500,000 are addictsSyrian Kurds battle Islamic State as US steps up air warSuspect in Charleston church shooting indicted on nine murder countsNew Chinese security law opens door to tighter restrictions: UN#WALANGPASOK | DepEd class suspensions for Wednesday, 8 July 2015, due to heavy rainsExpect more rains as Typhoon Falcon enters PAR: PAGASAThousands brave Andean downpours in Ecuador for papal MassGrabTaxi expanding GrabCar service to Cebu, DavaoBarclays expects Bangko Sentral to hike rates in fourth quarterEnergy Department orders distributors to penalize power plant operators for supply shortfall35 local bets in 2010 and 2013 face raps for campaign overspendingIn turnaround, de Lima now says VP Binay cannot be prosecuted for acts as mayorAt least three hurt in grenade explosion in Patikul Sulu - police
Europe pushes Greece for debt plan as euro exit looms European leaders accused Greece at an emergency summit Tuesday of failing to produce concrete proposals for a new bailout to keep it in the euro…
GrabTaxi expanding GrabCar service to Cebu, Davao The company is investing $4 million across Southeast Asia.
Barclays expects Bangko Sentral to hike rates in fourth quarter This despite inflation slumping to a record low in June.
Energy Department orders distributors to penalize power plant operators for supply shortfall Philippine stock index slips below 7,500-mark Philippines' forex reserves inch up at close of first half Ayala Land expects P5.5-billion in revenue from Tagaytay condo project BSP on the lookout for inflation risks even as current rate is at record-low Eurozone leaders to hold emergency summit on Greece Inflation slumps to fresh low in more than 2 decades
Philippines immune from Greek debt crisis, says Palace exec 06-Jul-15, 6:33 PM | Philippines News Agency More than 60,000 Filipinos are based in Greece.
Some Philippine banks too-big-to-fail, but Bangko Sentral won't tell which 06-Jul-15, 11:06 PM | InterAksyon.com The BSP will require D-SIBs to raise their common equity tier one (CET1) by 150-250 basis points of their risk-weighted assets.
VIDEO | Billionaire King's chopper had no flight plan - initial probe 06-Jul-15, 8:45 PM| Jenny Dongon, News5 | InterAksyon.com UPDATED WITH VIDEO-The Agusta helicopter that crashed on Mt. Maculot during heavy rains Sunday, killing two people including billionaire Archie King, had no flight plan submitted for the Puerto Galera-Batangas route, initial investigation showed.
WALANG TREN SA SONA? | Recto prods DOTC to ensure PNR trains run on July 27 07-Jul-15, 4:15 PM| InterAksyon.com The Philippine National Railways (PNR) trains, which were in service when Katipuneros battled the Spaniards in 1896; and when the Japanese invaded the country in 1941, should be in service when the President delivers his last State of the Nation Address on July 27, Sen. Ralph Recto said Tuesday.
Family of murder victim Gloria Gonzales appeals for help in finding who killed her 06-Jul-15, 6:10 PM| InterAksyon.com The family of 47-year-old Gloria Gonzales, whose body was found June 28 inside her car in Laguna three days after she disappeared, appealed for help on Monday from anyone who could shed light into who seized and killed her.
800 million still hungry and poor despite progress of millennium goals: UN 07-Jul-15, 2:14 AM| Magda Mis, Thomson Reuters Foundation About 800 million people still live in dire poverty and suffer from hunger despite the United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) being the most successful anti-poverty push in history, the UN said on Monday.
NAIA on heightened alert for Mers-Cov screening 07-Jul-15, 4:22 PM| Eric B.Apolonio, InterAksyon.com Following official guidance from the Bureau of Quarantine, the Manila International Airport Authority has tightened health alert measures to block the entry of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Corona Virus.
VIDEO | Retired US fireman a hero in Ormoc boat tragedy 07-Jul-15, 10:19 AM| Ryan Sorote, News5 A state of mourning was declared in the town of Pilar in Camotes Island wherein nearly 40 residents perished in the sinking of MB Kim Nirvana-B. The number of fatalities may have been more if not for the heroic deeds of a retired American fireman.
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7 big reasons to throw your next high-profile event at Manila Marriott Hotel’s Grand Ballroom At 8,000 square meters, it's the biggest ballroom in town.
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