MAR IS IT | Aquino anoints Roxas to continue 'daang matuwid' 31-Jul-15, 11:32 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com
UNA signs unity covenant with Remulla-led Partido Magdalo of Cavite 31-Jul-15, 3:53 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com
PROFILE | Neal Cruz and the changing of the 'media guard' 31-Jul-15, 4:56 PM | Joel C. Paredes, InterAksyon.com
Social Watch blasts lack of transparency on Yolanda funds for 2016 31-Jul-15, 9:40 AM | InterAksyon.com
MVP to youth during RVR award acceptance, 'Be bold because you're young enough to fail' 30-Jul-15, 9:22 AM | Jose Bimbo Santos, InterAksyon.com
6 SONAs, 2.2 hours, 12,095 words, and still no mention of FOI 27-July-15, 07:20 PM | InterAksyon.com READ MORE
MAR IS IT | Aquino anoints Roxas to continue 'daang matuwid' 31-Jul-15, 11:32 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE 4, WITH SPEECH - 3:29 p.m.) President Benigno Aquino III endorsed Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II on Friday to be the Liberal Party standard bearer to continue his 'daang matuwid' (straight path) program of governance beyond 2016.
VIDEO | VP Binay unfazed by a rematch with Roxas in 2016 31-Jul-15, 10:37 AM | JV Arcena, News5 It will be like a boxing rematch. This was what Vice President Jejomar Binay said about the prospect of Interior Secretary Mar Roxas becoming the standard bearer of the administration in the 2016 presidential elections.
Grace wishes Mar well, hopes campaign for 2016 centers on 'issues and programs of govt' 31-Jul-15, 12:44 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Senator Grace Poe congratulated Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II after he was endorsed the Liberal Party standard bearer by President Benigno Aquino III even as she hinted that she would turn next year's presidential derby into a three-way race including Vice President Jejomar Binay.
BREAKING NEWS as of 31-Jul-15, 11:17 PM Threat of water shortage in Metro Manila looms as El Nino intensifiesRCBC expects to grow wealth management business by double-digitsEastern Petroleum cuts price of LPGDemand for Aboitiz Group's fixed-rate retail bonds exceeds amount on offerPTT earmarks P1 billion to build 300 service stations in PhilippinesFull body scanners installed NAIAOne-time provision halves Belle's net incomeMetro disaster council eyes institutionalizing quake drillALL-NEW SUV | Ford Everest set to carve inroads in the local marketSagada folk perturbed by pre-nuptial photo-op in ancient burial groundMar given option to choose running mate; Chiz, Robredo, Abaya among names floatedAustralia turns over storm-resilient houses in Tacloban CityMar supporters to pull out all stops, ensure victoryPROFILE | Neal Cruz and the changing of the 'media guard'Rep. Abigail Binay: Less than 15% of board seats held by women
RCBC expects to grow wealth management business by double-digits The Yuchengco bank had assets under management worth P72 billion last year.
Eastern Petroleum cuts price of LPG EC Gas will now retail for P565 to P585 for every 11-kilogram cylinder.
Demand for Aboitiz Group's fixed-rate retail bonds exceeds amount on offer The first tranche was issued in three series, carrying interest rates ranging from 4.4722 percent to 5.0056 percent and 6.0169 percent.
PTT earmarks P1 billion to build 300 service stations in Philippines One-time provision halves Belle's net income Money supply growth eases slightly at close of first half Two-cornered fight between Ayala Land, Filinvest Land for South Transport Terminal PPP Project Sunlife Philippines bullish on insurance industry growth in 2015 Philippine stock index closes July above 7,500-mark Asia shares edge up, wary of China volatility
China says U.S. 'militarizing' South China Sea 30-Jul-15, 8:28 PM | Reuters China's Defense Ministry ramps up the rhetoric on the South China Sea ahead of a key regional security meeting in Malaysia next week.
Group accuses Smartmatic of changing source code of PCOS machines 30-Jul-15, 7:13 PM | Philippines News Agency An election case was filed on Thursday before the Commission on Elections against officials of Smartmatic–Total Information Management (TIM) Corp. for allegedly altering the source code of the Precinct Count Optical Scan (PCOS) machines in the May 13, 2013 midterm polls.
#MMShakeDrill, VIDEO | MMDA: Millions do the duck, cover, hold 30-Jul-15, 7:34 PM| Clara Masinag, InterAksyon.com |Video Report by Renz Ongkiko, News5 The MMDA estimated that 6-M people joined the metro-wide earthquake drill, conducted to heighten awareness and preparedness for a possible magnitude 7.2 earthquake. Phivolcs chief Renato Solidum says everyone should brace not just for movements in the West Valley Fault, but also the Manila Trench.
'IF I WERE PRESIDENT' | In draft SONA, Marcos highlights development areas missed by Aquino 30-Jul-15, 6:13 PM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com While contemplating a run for higher office in 2016, Senator Ferdinand 'Bongbong' Marcos on Wednesday highlighted development areas that he thinks will propel the country to prosperity, but were missed by President Aquino.
Island nations seek UN help to combat climate change 31-Jul-15, 9:59 AM| André Viollaz, Agence France-Presse More than a dozen small island nations made an urgent appeal to the UN Security Council Thursday for help in combating climate change, which they said poses a threat to their very existence.
OFWs celebrate World Day vs Trafficking with #DiAko4Sale selfies 30-Jul-15, 5:11 PM| InterAksyon.com To drive home the message on the need to fight human trafficking, OFWs took part in a joint social media campaign of two migrant worker solidarity groups. They posted selfies bearing the hashtag #DiAko4Sale to demonstrate their support for the global observance of World Day Against Trafficking.
2014 realignment allegations misleading - DBM 30-Jul-15, 8:07 PM| InterAksyon.com Various transfers of appropriation under the 2014 budget were legitimate and open to public scrutiny, the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) said Thursday, after Kabataan Partylist Representative Terry Ridon alleged that P323.6 billion in funds were improperly realigned in 2014.
Riddle of missing flight MH370 confounds experts 30-Jul-15, 8:16 PM| Agence France-Presse An explanation for the event might become possible if a large piece of debris found on the Indian Ocean island of La Reunion this week turns out to be part of the ill-fated Boeing 777.
WEEKEND GUIDE | July 31 to August 2: Dance concerts, craft fairs, and a pet expo Enjoy a variety of activities from art festivals, craft pairs, pet activities, and more as you unwind this weekend
WEEKEND CHEF | Recipe: Gourmet Chicken Liver Pâté by The French Baker’s Johnlu Koa Learn how to prepare this rich and flavorful food treat that's actually so easy to make.
Dine CALABARZON | Ige Ramos: ‘Heritage cuisine should be preserved for future generations’ The magazine editor and award-winning book designer presents the rich history of Cavite cuisine.
WEEKEND CHEF | Recipe: Gourmet Chicken Liver Pâté by The French Baker’s Johnlu Koa Ballet Philippines’ 46th season: With ‘Dance Spring’ comes a new crop of principal dancers WEEKEND GUIDE | July 31 to August 2: Dance concerts, craft fairs, and a pet expo #DineCALABARZON | An Mercado-Alcantara: ‘Small is big’ in local tourism Dine CALABARZON | Ige Ramos: ‘Heritage cuisine should be preserved for future generations’ At Dine Philippines 2015′s CALABARZON leg, promoting local cuisine as a destination #MMShakeDrill | Residents climb down 34 floors, take groupfies in earthquake simulation