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
Total savings pooled under DAP reached P237.5 billion - Abad 24-Jul-14, 7:36 AM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE 4 - 12:50 p.m.) Budget Secretary Florencio Abad on Thursday admitted that the total savings pooled under the controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program reached P237.51 billion, way above the figure initially revealed to the public.
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 25-Jul-14, 4:54 PM MMDA deploys Android app for INC SentenaryoPH stock market hardly moves ahead of 'ghost month'Analysts still keep PH growth forecast despite SC ruling on DAPJPE ordered suspended for 90 days; Napoles transferred to BJMPGT Capital launches P12B debt salePower transmission lines in Bicol Region restored more than a week after Typhoon Glenda struckValte: Coup rumors are just that – rumorsUncle Sam says: 'There's a way to legalize your stay in US!' But few takers among young 'TNTs'Male circumcision lowers HIV risk for women - studyPhilippine debt burden eases further in 2013PALACE ACKNOWLEDGES | Spike in basic prices figured in Pulse Asia poll dipJinggoy: Senate failed to redeem itself in DAP hearingMay imports contract on sharp fall in oil purchasesPhilex Petroleum narrows 1H loss on higher revenue, cut in expensesSTATE OF THE NATION | Violence against women and children by the numbers
PH stock market hardly moves ahead of 'ghost month' Philippine share prices were little changed on Friday in the absence of fresh leads ahead of the Chinese "ghost month."
Analysts still keep PH growth forecast despite SC ruling on DAP 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)…
GT Capital launches P12B debt sale GT Capital Holdings Inc kicked off its debt issuance today.
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 LRTA Board clears award of LRT1 Cavite Extension Project to Ayala-MPIC tandem Stocks edge up, US bonds slip on jobless data, earnings IMF cuts 2014 global growth forecast, sees rising risks
OPEN LETTER FOR PNOY'S 5TH SONA | 'Give us justice or quit' - mothers of missing UP students 24-Jul-14, 1:04 PM | Erlinda Cadapan at Concepcion Empeno Kaming mga ina, kasama ang iba pang kaanak ng mga biktima ng sapilitang pagkawala, ay muling nananawagan at naggigiit ng katarungan para sa mga mahal naming hanggang sa kasalukuyan ay hindi pa nakikita. Iminumungkahi namin ang inyong pagbibitiw sa pwesto kung hindi ninyo ito kayang tugunan.
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.
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.
Aquino assures BBL to be pushed 'with conviction' 25-Jul-14, 10:49 AM| Philippine News Agency President Benigno Aquino III assured members of the Bangsamoro Transition Commission on Thursday that he will aggressively push for the enactment of the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law in Congress.
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.
Wreckage of Air Algerie plane found in northern Mali 25-Jul-14, 8:30 AM| Hamid Ould Ahmed and Tiemoko Diallo, Reuters Authorities said they located the wreckage of an Air Algerie flight after it crashed in northern Mali carrying 116 passengers and crew, nearly half of them French, en route from Burkina Faso to Algeria.
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