DPWH to close Ayala Bridge all weekends of October Thu, Oct 8, 2015, 4:18 PM | InterAksyon.com
PH close to sealing deal to take in refugees from Australia - The Australian Fri, Oct 9, 2015, 8:19 AM | InterAksyon.com
Hijacker, rapper, and spoken word artist among 11 speakers at TEDxDiliman, Oct. 11 Thu, Oct 8, 2015, 11:17 AM | By Tricia Aquino | Photo by BMLab for TEDxDiliman | Lifestyle Section, InterAksyon.com
Pinoys warned against illegal, oppressive jobs in Malaysia's Sarawak Fri, Oct 9, 2015, 7:38 AM | InterAksyon.com
FIRST IN 18 YEARS | Taiwan hikes foreign domestics' pay retroactive to Sept 1 Thu, Oct 8, 2015, 12:45 PM | InterAksyon.com
House to OK P3-trillion 2016 budget Friday after Palace certifies measure as urgent Fri, Oct 9, 2015, 8:36 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com The House of Representatives will approve the proposed P3.002-trillion 2016 national budget on Friday, October 9, after Malacanang certified the measure as urgent.
US boosts maritime law enforcement aid to four Asian nations Thu, Oct 8, 2015, 10:25 PM | Agence France-Presse The United States Thursday announced it had quadrupled support to Malaysia, the Philippines, Vietnam and Indonesia to boost their law enforcement capabilities at sea, but stressed that the move was not connected to a bitter regional maritime dispute with Beijing.
PH close to sealing deal to take in refugees from Australia - The Australian Fri, Oct 9, 2015, 8:19 AM | InterAksyon.com The Philippines is close to sealing an agreement, 'worth around $150 million,' to take in refugees being held by Australia on Manus Island in Papua New Guinea, The Australian newspaper reported on Friday.
BREAKING NEWS as of Fri, Oct 9, 2015, 9:39 AM Guatemala mudslide death toll climbs to 237, 150 still missing - officialHouse to OK P3-trillion 2016 budget Friday after Palace certifies measure as urgentPH close to sealing deal to take in refugees from Australia - The AustralianPinoys warned against illegal, oppressive jobs in Malaysia's SarawakLP postpones presentation of Senate slateRoy Señeres throws hat in presidential raceScientists warn: El Nino damage to coral reefs could be worst everDuterte not running but has ‘dream team’ for 2016 pollVIDEO | US Navy mulls sailing near disputed South China Sea islandsAs SEA economic woes test reserves, post-Asian-crisis defenses, PHL rests on buffer: OFW flowsPope warns against conspiracy theories of Vatican skullduggeryDietary supplements hasten spread of skin cancer: Swedish studyDOJ clarifies US troops' role in 'Oplan Exodus'US boosts maritime law enforcement aid to four Asian nationsWorld oil prices edge higher on OPEC remarks
As SEA economic woes test reserves, post-Asian-crisis defenses, PHL rests on buffer: OFW flows Southeast Asia has spent the best past of two decades shoring defenses against a repeat of the Asian financial crisis, including building up record foreign…
World oil prices edge higher on OPEC remarks The oil market drifted higher Thursday as investors digested an upbeat demand forecast from the head of the OPEC crude producers' cartel.
Peso still showing strength against US dollar The Philippine peso ended Thursday sideways to a dollar on continued risk-on attitude still due to the drop in US September 2015 non-farm payrolls data.
Good governance equals good economics, Roxas tells investors' forum Philippine tax system 'uninviting to investors' - Binay End-September 2015 GIR inches up to $80.31 billion DMCI Homes asks SC to lift Torre TRO IMF chief says time is right for carbon tax Meralco cuts power rates by P0.13/kWh this October Peso appreciates vs US dollar on higher expectations for Fed rate delay
Philippine tax system 'uninviting to investors' - Binay Thu, Oct 8, 2015, 4:20 PM | InterAksyon.com The current tax system of the Philippines is uninviting to foreign investors, Vice President Jejomar C. Binay said Wednesday, as he pledged support for the now-shelved tax reform bills.
Good governance equals good economics, Roxas tells investors' forum Thu, Oct 8, 2015, 4:29 PM | InterAksyon.com Liberal Party Standard-bearer Mar Roxas joined 76 local and foreign investors from different partner companies today (October 8) at The Peninsula Manila for the Fourth Annual Deutsche Bank Access Philippines Conference dubbed The Road to Elections 2016: The Candidates Speak.
VIDEO | TUP student evades hostage-taking inside bus; suspect dies in aftermath Thu, Oct 8, 2015, 5:40 PM| Dante Diosina, InterAksyon.com | Dale de Vera, News5 (UPDATED WITH VIDEO - 8:40 p.m.) A female student receives stress debriefing assistance from operatives of the Manila Police District after she extricated herself from a hostage taker inside a passenger bus on Taft Avenue.
VIDEO | Comelec, Smartmatic claim OMR machines can't be hacked because of strong encryption Thu, Oct 8, 2015, 7:44 PM| Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com (UPDATED WITH VIDEO) The Commission on Elections and Smartmatic International Corp. claim that almost 94,000 optical mark reader machines to be used in the May 9, 2016 elections cannot be hacked.
VIDEO, MAMASAPANO | NBI-NPS stalled in suing killers of 84th Seaborne commandos Thu, Oct 8, 2015, 2:47 PM| Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com | Marlene Alcaide, News5 (UPDATED WITH VIDEO) The lack of witnesses to identify the assailants of the nine police commandos in the firefight explains why no charges can yet be filed yet over the death of the men of the 84th.
VIDEO | UN agrees with Clooney human rights suit on behalf of GMA Thu, Oct 8, 2015, 1:38 PM| Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com | Zony Reyes-Esguerra, News5 (UPDATED WITH VIDEO - 10:20 p.m.) UN Working Group on Human Rights issues opinion that it considers the continued detention of former president and now Pampanga Representative Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo as arbitrary.
IMF chief says time is right for carbon tax Thu, Oct 8, 2015, 6:30 AM| Agence France-Presse The time is right for governments to introduce taxes on carbon emissions, which would help fight global warming and raise badly needed revenue, IMF chief Christine Lagarde said Wednesday.
Navy recovers body believed to be among 13 still-missing fishermen Thu, Oct 8, 2015, 3:42 PM| Philippines News Agency | with InterAksyon.com A search and rescue team from the Philippine Navy recovered the body of a man believed to be among the missing fishermen in the West Philippine Sea after the onslaught of tropical storm 'Kabayan' last Oct. 2.
INKCANTO | National Artist Cirilo Bautista: On the Joy of Poetry Fellow literary artists throw a testimonial dinner for one of the country's greatest living poets.
Hijacker, rapper, and spoken word artist among 11 speakers at TEDxDiliman, Oct. 11 Get to know the life crafted by 11 thought provocateurs.
Robinsons Malls treats early holiday shoppers to Giant Sale in October Musical performances and fun activities bring more cheer to shoppers, too.
Hijacker, rapper, and spoken word artist among 11 speakers at TEDxDiliman, Oct. 11 INKCANTO | National Artist Cirilo Bautista: On the Joy of Poetry Robinsons Malls treats early holiday shoppers to Giant Sale in October ‘PAGDADAMIT’: Manila Archdiocesan Museum mounts exhibit on clothing of religious relics WINDOW SHOPPER | At Dapitan Arcade, distressed decors are the in thing for Christmas DOT’s ‘Countdown to Christmas 2015′ urges tourists to shop local, get new holiday travel packages HOTEL OF THE WEEK | SPIN Designer Hotel in El Nido, Palawan