COCKTALES | Razon hires more China hands for casino resort 02-Mar-15, 3:26 PM | Victor C. Agustin
More entrepreneurs setting up businesses outside Metro Manila 02-Mar-15, 10:02 AM | InterAksyon.com
Petilla pushes PEMC to hasten investigations, plans to use penalty collections for WESM info drive 02-Mar-15, 10:02 AM | Juzel L. Danganan, Philippines News Agency
Google scraps plan to block porn on Blogger 02-Mar-15, 1:03 AM | Anya George Tharakan, Reuters
2 common stations for MRT-LRT 'inefficient', says Metro Pacific Group 02-Mar-15, 8:21 AM | Darwin G. Amojelar, InterAksyon.com
IBP Cebu City chapter president pushes for bar exams in Cebu 02-Mar-15, 9:07 AM | Philippines News Agency
'VISITA DE GUERRA' | Take a tour - and selfies - in Manila WWII sites, and win in more ways than one 28-February-15, 06:26 AM | InterAksyon.com READ MORE
28,685 affected by military offensive - ARMM 02-Mar-15, 11:52 AM | Dennis Arcon, InterAksyon.com Around 5,725 families or 28,685 people have been internally displaced by the current military offensive against the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) in Maguindanao.
BA'T DI NA LANG MAG 'I AM SORRY' TULAD NI ARROYO? | Serge O. again calls PNoy 'matigas ang ulo' 01-Mar-15, 5:39 PM | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Senator Serge Osmena, the 2010 poll campaign manager of President Benigno Aquino III, has again complained of the alleged "hardheadedness" of the chief executive.
POEA requires recruiters sending domestic workers to have Facebook accounts 02-Mar-15, 12:21 PM | InterAksyon.com The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration has required licensed recruitment agencies deploying domestic workers to have their own Facebook accounts by March 13 this year.
BREAKING NEWS as of 02-Mar-15, 6:59 PM Inflation seen to have remained near one-and-a-half year lows in FebruaryTobacco farmers receive share of excise taxes collected three years agoCavite cops gun down two 'Termite gang' membersMalaysia's AirAsia grants fresh loan to Philippine unitMetro Pacific keen on Vietnam toll road projectHouse shelves own Mamasapano probe: 'We have no reason to revive it' - AggabaoPhilippine stock market springs back after China central bank cuts ratesIKEA to launch furnitures with wireless charging capabilityPuerto Princesa mayor slams Comelec move to halt signatures verification in recall petitionSenate panel to study proposed Pacquiao tax exemptionAiling, aging JPE deserves house arrest, judicial compassion - SottoMWC 2015 | Mobile industry tiptoes towards 5GBFP has 17 new fire trucks, 3 ambulances donated by Japanese gov't10 YEARS OF TOBACCO CONTROL | Gains in ASEAN counted, but risks remain as Big Tobacco targets youthAFP says bomb maker Basit Usman enjoying BIFF safe havens
Inflation seen to have remained near one-and-a-half year lows in February Lower oil prices are expected to have kept inflation stable.
Tobacco farmers receive share of excise taxes collected three years ago Collections in 2012 were funded from the 2014 national budget.
Malaysia's AirAsia grants fresh loan to Philippine unit The $22.34 million loan is the third given since last year, bringing the total credit to $115.34 million.
Metro Pacific keen on Vietnam toll road project Philippine stock market springs back after China central bank cuts rates Metrobank's net income dips in 2014 Maynilad calls on MWSS to respect arbitration panel decision on rate hike Global Ferronickel's six-month profit up more than twofold Berkshire insurance 'superstar' could fill Buffett's shoes Oil falls 1 percent on weak China outlook, higher Libya production
House shelves own Mamasapano probe: 'We have no reason to revive it' - Aggabao 02-Mar-15, 5:19 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com The House of Representatives will no longer pursue its investigation of the Mamasapano debacle, leaving it up to the various bodies doing their own inquiries to do the task, a senior leader of the chamber said Monday.
PNPA intensifies call for justice for SAF-44 02-Mar-15, 10:53 AM | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com The Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA) has intensified its campaign to seek justice for their comrades dubbed SAF-44, or the 44 Special Action Force members who were killed in Mamasapano on January 25.
AFP says bomb maker Basit Usman enjoying BIFF safe havens 02-Mar-15, 3:48 PM| Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com Field reports from the Army's 601st Infantry Brigade indicate that the elements of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters are providing safe havens for the bomb-making expert trained by Jemaah Islamiyah.
WILL JOIN ISLAMIC STATE? | Three British girls aged 15, 16, on way to Syria - media 01-Mar-15, 8:01 PM| Ayla Jean Yackley, Reuters Security footage appears to show three British schoolgirls, believed to be on their way to join Islamic State militants, waiting for hours at a bus station in Turkey before traveling to a city near the Syrian border, media reported on Sunday.
'Give new life, glorious finish to CARP,' CBCP head, 80 other prelates urge PNoy, Congress 01-Mar-15, 6:31 PM| Ferdinand G. Patinio, Philippine News Agency Eighty-one Catholic Church prelates including the head of the Catholic Bishopsâ Conference of the Philippines urged anew President Benigno Aquino III and Congress to pass two bills that seek the extension and overhauling of the 27-year-old CARP.
Russians march in memory of murdered Putin critic 02-Mar-15, 7:11 AM| Polina Devitt and Maxim Rodionov, Reuters Tens of thousands of Russians marched through central Moscow on Sunday, carrying banners declaring "I am not afraid" and chanting "Russia without Putin" in memory of murdered Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov.
Winston manufacturer asks Senate, House to remove 'good faith' clause from anti-trust bill 02-Mar-15, 9:30 AM| InterAksyon.com According to Japan Tobacco, the clause is not in line with international best practice on competition laws.
10 YEARS OF TOBACCO CONTROL | Gains in ASEAN counted, but risks remain as Big Tobacco targets youth 02-Mar-15, 3:58 PM| InterAksyon.com ASEAN countries have come a long way in strengthening laws and regulations to advance tobacco control in the region in the first decade since the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) came into force, but more remains to be done as Big Tobacco continues to target millions of youth.
HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Camaya Coast Hotel in Bataan Spend a quick getaway from the city in this emerging vacation destination.
NINJA MAMA | Use history lessons to teach your children how to be peacemakers Teaching history lessons lets your kids understand the concept of two ideals: peace and freedom.
REFLECTION | Jesus transfigured: 'Listen to God through prayer' Spend moments of silence and solitude to open our hearts to His will.
HOTEL OF THE WEEK | Camaya Coast Hotel in Bataan REFLECTION | Jesus transfigured: 'Listen to God through prayer' NINJA MAMA | Use history lessons to teach your children how to be peacemakers WEEKEND GUIDE | February 27 to March 1: Fireworks, plays, and a historical exhibit 'Sining Saysay': First of its kind exhibit of murals paint a thousand stories on Philippine history US$5,000 awarded to Filipino social entrepreneurship business in int'l student competition ‘M’ is for March and the Malasimbo Music and Arts Festival!