SONA 2014 | PNoy: Start thinking about 2016 28-Jul-14, 5:45 PM | InterAksyon.com
Another SONA with no mention of FOI has transparency advocates split on PNoy 28-Jul-14, 7:05 PM | InterAksyon.com
IMMEDIATE CEASEFIRE | UN Security Council calls for humanitarian truce during Eid in Gaza 28-Jul-14, 1:29 PM | Agence Frace-Presse
San Miguel, Lucio Tan Group in talks for PAL buyout 28-Jul-14, 6:05 PM | Darwin G. Amojelar, InterAksyon.com
10 projects that just might solve Mindanao's power crisis 28-Jul-14, 10:18 AM | Euan Paulo C. Añonuevo, InterAksyon.com
Another SONA with no mention of FOI has transparency advocates split on PNoy 28-July-14, 07:05 PM | InterAksyon.com READ MORE
SONA 2014 | PNoy: Start thinking about 2016 28-Jul-14, 5:45 PM | InterAksyon.com UPDATE2: 7:26PM- President Aquino, in an emotional State of the Nation Address on Monday, challenged Filipinos to begin looking beyond his administration and decide who will continue - or stop - his reform and 'transformation' agenda in 2016.
Another SONA with no mention of FOI has transparency advocates split on PNoy 28-Jul-14, 7:05 PM | InterAksyon.com UPDATE 7:46PM -For the fifth straight State of the Nation Address, President Benigno S. Aquino III on Monday failed to mention any push for a Freedom of Information (FOI) Law, leaving a key support sector pondering the chances of what was once assumed to be a sure deliverable of the administration.
SONA 2014: PNoy calls critics of his programs 'anti-people' 28-Jul-14, 7:08 PM | InterAksyon.com President Benigno S. Aquino III on Monday said those criticizing and opposing his programs are against 'transformation' and ultimately against the people.
BREAKING NEWS as of 28-Jul-14, 8:17 PM Europe debates how far to push 'right to be forgotten'SONA 2014 | Reactions: what they liked, and missed in PNoy's speechMH17 | Black boxes show crash caused by rocket shrapnel: KievPUBLISHED | Full Text of SONA 2014: 'The Filipino is definitely worth fighting for'PNoy's family, other controlling shareholders sell sugar heirloomSONA 2014: PNoy calls critics of his programs 'anti-people'Another SONA with no mention of FOI has transparency advocates split on PNoySan Miguel, Lucio Tan Group in talks for PAL buyoutPakistan mob kills woman, girls, over 'blasphemous' Facebook post8990 Holdings to build P25B worth of residential unitsSONA 2014 | PNoy: Start thinking about 2016North Korean general threatens to nuke White House, PentagonHefty cut in price of gasoline setAsylum-seekers detained at sea for weeks by Australia to seek compensationPhilippines' demographic 'sweet spot' to peak in 2045, says PSA
PNoy's family, other controlling shareholders sell sugar heirloom The family of President Benigno Aquino III and other controlling shareholders of Central Azucarera de Tarlac Inc (CAT) have divested their stake for P1.80 billion.
San Miguel, Lucio Tan Group in talks for PAL buyout San Miguel Corp is in talks for the sale of its 49-percent stake in PAL back to the Lucio Tan Group.
8990 Holdings to build P25B worth of residential units 8990 Holdings Inc will add more than P25 billion worth of units to its inventory.
Hefty cut in price of gasoline set Philippines' demographic 'sweet spot' to peak in 2045, says PSA Hotel for businessmen to rise in Araneta Center by early 2015 PH stock market falls in thin trading ahead of PNoy's SONA Ayala Land seeks more time to complete due diligence on Puerto Azul Holcim Philippines' 2Q earnings growth lags revenue, as power costs offset strong sales Meralco reports weak demand in 1H, expects 'Glenda' to soften 3Q results
San Miguel, Lucio Tan Group in talks for PAL buyout 28-Jul-14, 6:05 PM | Darwin G. Amojelar, InterAksyon.com San Miguel Corp is in talks for the sale of its 49-percent stake in PAL back to the Lucio Tan Group.
10 projects that just might solve Mindanao's power crisis 28-Jul-14, 10:18 AM | Euan Paulo C. Añonuevo, InterAksyon.com For much of PNoy's first 3 years in office, Mindanao's power sector has been in crisis, spurring investment in what is hoped could finally solve the region's problems.
Iglesia breaks two world records in 100th year celebration 28-Jul-14, 7:44 AM| InterAksyon.com Iglesia ni Cristo broke two Guinness world records during its 100th year celebration Sunday: the 55,000-seat Philippine Arena as the "largest mixed-use indoor theater" and its choir during the special worship service as the "largest gospel choir in a single venue."
Muslims in Mindanao saw moon Sunday evening, celebrate end of Ramadan 28-Jul-14, 9:07 AM| Dennis Arcon, InterAksyon.com The month-long fasting for Muslims officially ended when the moon was spotted at 8:30 p.m. Sunday, also marking the end of Ramadan or Eid'l Fit'r.
US-Israeli tensions rise as hostilities in Gaza subside 28-Jul-14, 11:46 AM| Nidal Al-Mughrabi and Dan Williams, Reuters Israel sees no need for another Gaza ceasefire, an Israeli official was quoted as saying on Monday, as tensions between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government and Washington flared over US mediation to end the almost three-week-old war.
19 civilians slain in Sulu Abu Sayyaf ambush 28-Jul-14, 2:01 PM| Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com (UPDATE 2 - 4:15 p.m.) At least 19 civilians, most of them women, were killed and 13 others, including children, were wounded when Abu Sayyaf gunmen ambushed the vehicles they were riding in Barangay Upper Talipao in Sulu early Monday morning, the military said.
GANTT CHART | At halftime, here's PNoy's score on the PPP Program 27-Jul-14, 3:23 PM| Darwin G. Amojelar, InterAksyon.com Midway through its term, the Aquino administration has awarded only 9 out of 54 projects it has lined up for the PPP Program.
Carpio joins Sereno in blocking Jardeleza's nomination for SC justice post 28-Jul-14, 1:35 AM| Perfecto T. Raymundo, Philippines News Agency Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P. Aranal-Sereno and Senior Associate Justice Antonio T. Carpio have joined together in blocking the nomination of Solicitor General Francis Jardeleza for the position of Associate Justice of the Supreme Court (SC).
SONA RED CARPET FASHION | Send in the gowns! Here are the clothes as seen in this year's SONA red carpet area. Let's see who wore their clothes well and who deserves to be…
HOTEL OF THE WEEK | FX Hotel Taipei Nanjing East Rd. in Taiwan Stay awhile in this stylish hotel in Taiwan that offers value for money and a convenient central location in the city.
CHOW BUZZ I Visiting chef from Mugaritz at Gallery Vask; Huaiyang Cuisine at Shang Palace Take your pick of either savoring the best of Filipino-inspired cuisine or special Hauyang dishes presented in two venues by this month's visiting foreign chefs.
CHOW BUZZ I Visiting chef from Mugaritz at Gallery Vask; Huaiyang Cuisine at Shang Palace HOTEL OF THE WEEK | FX Hotel Taipei Nanjing East Rd. in Taiwan SONA RED CARPET FASHION | Send in the gowns! Futuristic feast? Go easy on the earthworm steak; plus, other finds at the BGC Eats tour At Ebai's Cafe, a cozy meal and a glimpse of Baguio's heritage 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