EU High Representative Ashton visiting Philippines 25-Jul-14, 12:11 PM | InterAksyon.com
IMF cuts 2014 global growth forecast, sees rising risks 25-Jul-14, 8:17 AM | Jeremy Tordjman, Agence France-Presse
Phivolcs discovers dangerous earthquake zones in La Union 25-Jul-14, 4:13 AM | Philippine News Agency
UN rights panel tells Japan to compensate 'comfort women' 25-Jul-14, 5:47 AM | Stephanie Nebehay, Reuters
LRTA Board clears award of LRT1 Cavite Extension Project to Ayala-MPIC tandem 25-Jul-14, 12:23 PM | Darwin G. Amojelar, InterAksyon.com
IMF cuts 2014 global growth forecast, sees rising risks 25-July-14, 08:17 AM | Jeremy Tordjman, Agence France-Presse READ MORE
Nancy, Grace want Abad to account for missing P90-B 'savings' 25-Jul-14, 6:25 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Senator Binay says Abad may have survived grilling at the Senate Finance Committee inquiry, but the budget chief is 'not yet off the hook.'
Despite record economic growth, 'human development' yet to catch up in PH -- UN report 24-Jul-14, 5:48 PM | Rain Castro, InterAksyon.com The Philippines may be among Asia's fastest-growing economies, but 'human development' in the country is slow in improving.
Phivolcs discovers dangerous earthquake zones in La Union 25-Jul-14, 4:13 AM | Philippine News Agency The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) discovered on Thursday signs of possible dangerous earthquake and landslide zones in Barangay Nagyubuyuban in San Fernando City, La Union.
BREAKING NEWS as of 26-Jul-14, 2:14 AM VIDEO | Janet Napoles cried on learning of transfer to BJMP in Taguig - lawyerAUDIO | 3-day truck ban on parts of NLEX to give way to INC celebrationAustralia to send 100 extra police, troops to help secure MH17 crash siteJapan rejects UN watchdog's call on 'comfort women'EU working 'swiftly' on tougher Russia Ukraine sanctionsChina probes more than 25,000 people for graft in first half of yearIMF cuts PH economic forecast, warns of slower growth should gov't underspending continueCrunch time for Gaza truce talks as death toll passes 800AFP disputes NPA claim on fatalities in Bukidnon clashLeisure Resorts spending P300M to expand chain of Bingo boutiquesMacay Holdings on the prowl for beverage, food acquisitionsGoldberg in Benguet to promote disaster risk reduction activitiesUN says 230,000 have fled homes in Ukraine crisisDOH: 100 millionth Pinoy is a welcome developmentJoker twits 'desperate' Abad for using Cory to justify DAP
IMF cuts PH economic forecast, warns of slower growth should gov't underspending continue The IMF cut its growth forecast for the Philippines to below the government's target, warning that a slowdown in spending creates downside risks.
Leisure Resorts spending P300M to expand chain of Bingo boutiques LRWC plans to spend as much as P300 million this year to build more Bingo boutiques nationwide.
Macay Holdings on the prowl for beverage, food acquisitions Macay Holdings Inc scouting for acquisitions and partnerships both here and across Asia to expand its beverage business and allow it to enter the food…
PH stock market hardly moves ahead of 'ghost month' Analysts still keep PH growth forecast despite SC ruling on DAP GT Capital launches P12B debt sale Power transmission lines in Bicol Region restored more than a week after Typhoon Glenda struck Philippine debt burden eases further in 2013 May imports contract on sharp fall in oil purchases Philex Petroleum narrows 1H loss on higher revenue, cut in expenses
Joker twits 'desperate' Abad for using Cory to justify DAP 25-Jul-14, 6:26 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Former Senator Joker Arroyo scored Budget Secretary Abad for using the late President Cory Aquino's Reserved Control Account scheme to justify the DAP which the SC declared unconstitutional. In two cases where she lost in the high tribunal, Cory Aquino accepted the outcome with grace, said Joker.
Analysts still keep PH growth forecast despite SC ruling on DAP 25-Jul-14, 4:18 PM | Likha Cuevas-Miel, InterAksyon.com The Philippines' fast growth trajectory in the next two years is still intact despite the Supreme Court ruling that the controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) is unconstitutional, local and foreign analysts said.
STATE OF THE NATION | Violence against women and children by the numbers 25-Jul-14, 12:30 PM| Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com Despite the Philippines' ranking fifth in the World Economic Forum's 2013 Global Gender Gap Index, the incidence of violence against women and children has continued to rise.
JPE ordered suspended for 90 days; Napoles transferred to BJMP 25-Jul-14, 4:17 PM| Trish Roque, News5 The Sandiganbayan 3rd Division hearing the plunder case against Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile has ordered his 90-day suspension from office, as sought by the Office of the Ombudsman.
At least 15 die in Israeli shelling of Gaza school, Palestinian toll exceeds 800 25-Jul-14, 1:09 AM| Nidal Al-Mughrabi and Allyn Fisher-Ilan, Reuters (UPDATE - 7:40 a.m.) Gazan authorities said Israeli forces shelled a shelter at a UN-run school on Thursday, killing at least 15 people, and subsequent strikes brought the total Palestinian death toll in the conflict to more than 800 after one of the bloodies days in the conflict.
SC disputes Henares' plaint on SALN; source sees 'fishing expedition' by BIR 24-Jul-14, 7:44 PM| Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com The Supreme Court takes issue with the statement of BIR Commissioner Kim Jacinto-Henares that its justices are exempting themselves from the SALN requirements.
LRTA Board clears award of LRT1 Cavite Extension Project to Ayala-MPIC tandem 25-Jul-14, 12:23 PM| Darwin G. Amojelar, InterAksyon.com The board of LRTA has approved the award of the P64.9 billion LRT1 Cavite Extension Project to the Ayala-Metro Pacific joint venture.
#walangpasok | 9 long weekends to plan for in 2015 23-Jul-14, 2:34 PM| Dexter San Pedro, InterAksyon.com President Benigno Aquino III has signed Proclamation No. 831 declaring the regular and special non-working holidays next year. There will be at least nine long-weekends in 2015. Check the dates here.
WEEKEND GUIDE | July 25 to 27: Wizard of Oz, La Revolucion Filipina, and Italian films Sit back, relax, and watch a play or movie this weekend.
WEEKEND CHEF | Making Pinaputok na Tilapia is as easy as 1-2-3 Filling and super tasty, learn how to prepare this popular Filipino fish dish.
VIDEO | World Choir Games gold medalist Ateneo Chamber Singers perform 'Crucifixus' Here's why they deserve the accolade.
WEEKEND CHEF | Making Pinaputok na Tilapia is as easy as 1-2-3 WEEKEND GUIDE | July 25 to 27: Wizard of Oz, La Revolucion Filipina, and Italian films WORK LIFE | Promote the power of gratitude in your office VIDEO | World Choir Games gold medalist Ateneo Chamber Singers perform 'Crucifixus' SONA Menu: Let them eat ham, roast Angus Corned Beef, and Choc Nut cheesecake HEALTHY LIVING | 10 things every woman should know about menopause 'Noli Me Tangere' at Kennedy Center in August; Resorts World Manila in September