Scores gather near EDSA Shrine as INC protest vigil enters 2nd day at DOJ 28-Aug-15, 2:12 PM | Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com | with Roices Naguit, News5
'Hard hitting' Ozamiz 'Ratsada' broadcaster shot at least 10 times 27-Aug-15, 9:19 PM | InterAksyon.com
2.4M VOTERS TO GO | Be a hero! Get your biometrics this holiday, advocacy groups urge 28-Aug-15, 1:08 PM | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com
STATEMENT | Time to end all enforced disappearances 28-Aug-15, 10:51 AM | Ban Ki-Moon, secretary general, United Nations
FATAL GUNBATTLE | Undercover cops shoot dead Angeles City's No. 3 Most Wanted 27-Aug-15, 8:59 PM | Jess Malabanan, InterAksyon.com
COCKTALES | Villar, Razon, Co buy back shares as investors rush to exit 28-August-15, 03:05 PM | Victor C. Agustin READ MORE
Scores gather near EDSA Shrine as INC protest vigil enters 2nd day at DOJ 28-Aug-15, 2:12 PM | Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com | with Roices Naguit, News5 (UPDATE 2 - 4:58 p.m.) A vigil by protesting members of the Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) entered its second day on Friday at the Department of Justice, as about a hundred INC followers are seen gathering near EDSA Shrine in the afternoon.
Can a traffic czar solve the mess? Expanded PNR trains, ferries also pushed 28-Aug-15, 3:10 PM | InterAksyon.com | JV Arcena, News5 UPDATE 4:12 P.M.- The Management Association of the Philippines wants President Aquino to appoint a 'traffic czar' for Metro Manila's perennial traffic woes. The Palace soft-pedalled on the odd-even option to reduce cars on the road; and VP Binay urged expansion of trains, ferry systems.
Comelec, Smartmatic firm up contract for 23,000 OMRs; eye source code contract 28-Aug-15, 3:59 PM | Jet Villa, InterAksyon.com The Commission on Elections looks set to firm up a review and certification contract for the source code software of optical mark reader machines.
BREAKING NEWS as of 28-Aug-15, 8:28 PM Nine Benguet landslide victims still missingDOJ defers preliminary probe on Binay libel complaint vs TrillanesAtlas Mining back in black in second quarterPhilippine stock index closes week near 7,100Business confidence cools in third quarterBank lending sustains growth at start of third quarterNLRC commissioner indicted over P100,000 solicitationLTO sets up driver's license renewal offices at Robinsons mallsComelec, Smartmatic firm up contract for 23,000 OMRs; eye source code contractCan a traffic czar solve the mess? Expanded PNR trains, ferries also pushedCOCKTALES | Villar, Razon, Co buy back shares as investors rush to exitScores gather near EDSA Shrine as INC protest vigil enters 2nd day at DOJWEEKEND GUIDE | August 28 to 30: MaArte Fair, Philippine Literary Fest, and silent film screeningsNOT JUST ABOUT MONEY | Migrante says Zero Remittance Day a preview of OFW voteVIDEO | Zero Remittance Day 'unnecessary'? Govt made it inevitable - Migrante
Atlas Mining back in black in second quarter Revenue grew 6 percent year-on-year in the second quarter.
Philippine stock index closes week near 7,100 Advancers outnumbered decliners, 129 to 46.
Business confidence cools in third quarter The third-quarter slowdown brought about by the rainy season is among the factors behind the less bullish outlook.
Bank lending sustains growth at start of third quarter Can a traffic czar solve the mess? Expanded PNR trains, ferries also pushed Cebu Pacific seeks more flights to Taiwan Government taps online job-matching site Kalibrr to help fill vacancies Philippine stock index returns above 7,000 For 1.8-billion global Muslim market, completion of national halal lab in Koronadal eyed by 2016 Mall tycoon Henry Sy remains Philippines' richest for 8th consecutive year
NOT JUST ABOUT MONEY | Migrante says Zero Remittance Day a preview of OFW vote 28-Aug-15, 1:33 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com UPDATE 2:51PM-The 'Zero Remittance Day' protest does not only underscore the OFW sector's economic importance but is also a preview of the clout it can wield in 2016 elections, Migrante said. The Senate, meanwhile, was urged to 'codify' the President's order vs random balikbayan box checks.
VIDEO | Zero Remittance Day 'unnecessary'? Govt made it inevitable - Migrante 28-Aug-15, 1:32 PM | InterAksyon.com Migrante-Middle East took issue Friday with a DFA official's description of the Zero-Remittance Day as 'unnecessary,' stressing that the novel protest had to be carried out to signal to the administration the OFW sector's outrage over undue burdens on them, such as the recent balibayan box fiasco.
US plans more Asia-Pacific drills to counter China reclamation 26-Aug-15, 7:57 PM| Reuters The United States plans to increase the number of military and humanitarian drills it conducts in the Asia-Pacific as part of a new strategy to counter China's rapid expansion in the South China Sea, the Philippine military said on Wednesday.
STATEMENT | Time to end all enforced disappearances 28-Aug-15, 10:51 AM| Ban Ki-Moon, secretary general, United Nations The International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance affirms unequivocally that the use of enforced disappearance is illegal under any circumstances, including war, internal political instability or any other public emergency.
'Hard hitting' Ozamiz 'Ratsada' broadcaster shot at least 10 times 27-Aug-15, 9:19 PM| InterAksyon.com A broadcaster described as 'hard hitting' was felled by four assassins along a busy street in front of a shopping mall in Ozamiz City, Misamis Occidental.
Lumad decry airborne 'abduction' of 14 in Bukidnon but military says operation targeted 'NPA' 28-Aug-15, 8:22 AM| InterAksyon.com Indigenous people's organizations in Bukidnon decried what they called the 'abduction' of 14 of their leaders and members from a hinterland village of Kitao-tao town even as northern Mindanao media reported a massive military operation that netted suspected members of the New People's Army.
Broadcaster Taberna's coffee shop strafed 28-Aug-15, 9:41 AM| Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com A coffee shop in Quezon City owned by ABS-CBN broadcaster Anthony Taberna was strafed early Friday morning.
Philippines seeks 'real-time' U.S. help in disputed South China Sea 27-Aug-15, 8:41 PM| Reuters The Philippines seeks assistance from the United States for 'real-time' monitoring of developments in the South China Sea, amid China's rapid expansion in the area.
WEEKEND GUIDE | August 28 to 30: MaArte Fair, Philippine Literary Fest, and silent film screenings Enjoy Filipino craftsmanship and literature, watch Japanese silent films, and party hard this weekend.
J.CO launches Colombian Supremo Coffee and new lifestyle concept stores to match Keep warm and energized for the rainy days with a cup of J.CO's newest coffee variety.
Sing along to Vehnee Saturno hits in ’Chuva Choo Choo: The Mr. Kupido Musical’ The master songwriter promises to delight and entertain theater buffs with a new musical featuring his hit songs.
WEEKEND GUIDE | August 28 to 30: MaArte Fair, Philippine Literary Fest, and silent film screenings J.CO launches Colombian Supremo Coffee and new lifestyle concept stores to match CHILDREN’S BOOK | ‘Inang Kalikasan’s Bad Hair Day’ is solved without shampoo and conditioner Watsons Philippines wins at Asia Responsible Entrepreneurship Awards Sing along to Vehnee Saturno hits in ’Chuva Choo Choo: The Mr. Kupido Musical’ Ancient Philippine gold treasures make it to New York for September 11 exhibition ART GUIDE | August 24-31: Pablo Gallery turns X and Alwin Reamillo’s hedgehog village