Sen. Lacson conservatively placed the number of bribery-laden cargoes to 5,000 containers a day. Thus, at P40,000 tara per container, the estimated grease money involved in corrupt BOC transactions is at least P200 million per day or P73 billion a year.
Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Monday accused Brazil's government of undoing social progress made during his years in office and vowed to restore it if he was allowed to run again next year.
President Donald Trump opened the door on Monday night to an increase in U.S. troops in Afghanistan as part of a retooled strategy for the region, overcoming his own doubts about America's longest war and vowing "a fight to win."
China's largest state-owned commercial banks are raising tens of billions of dollars to fund the country's Belt and Road investment push, according to people familiar with the matter, bolstering Beijing's ambitions as private capital pulls back.
Pangilinan-led Metro Pacific Investments Corp.'s unsolicited proposal to take over the maintenance and operations of the MRT 3 is now progressing as dialogues have begun between the group and the Transportation department.
Fr. Joaquin Bernas SJ’s warning comes to mind - made 30 years ago - that the State, more particularly its agents, may be the greatest aggressors imperiling the people’s lives and liberties. We can only hope that we are not witnessing a prophecy unfolding before our eyes. But as the number of killings escalates, that hope is fast diminishing.
Hyundai had initially championed fuel cell technology as the future of eco-friendly vehicles but has found itself shifting electric as Tesla shot to prominence and battery-powered cars have gained government backing in China.
A specially designed PlayStation 4 bundled with the PS4 title Gran Turismo Sport will be released in October in the Philippines as the limited edition 'PlayStation 4 Gran Turismo Sport Special Edition'.