NO SURPRISE | PNoy to endorse Mar as administration standard bearer Friday - LP sec-gen 29-Jul-15, 2:38 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez and Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com
8 volcanic quakes jolt Mt. Bulusan 29-Jul-15, 12:29 PM | Philippine News Agency
QCPD's Pagdilao is new NCRPO chief 29-Jul-15, 1:25 PM | Thom Andrade, InterAksyon.com
VIDEO | Postscript on SONA 2015: too many details, but silent where it mattered 29-Jul-15, 6:02 AM | Maricel Halili, News5 | InterAksyon.com
Father, 7 others charged with 500 sex abuse offenses against Australian girl 29-Jul-15, 1:12 PM | Agence France-Presse
6 SONAs, 2.2 hours, 12,095 words, and still no mention of FOI 27-July-15, 07:20 PM | InterAksyon.com READ MORE
NO SURPRISE | PNoy to endorse Mar as administration standard bearer Friday - LP sec-gen 29-Jul-15, 2:38 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez and Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com UPDATE 2, 3:19 PM-Confirming the loudest whisper since Monday's State of the Nation Address where President Benigno Aquino III lavished extra praise on Secretary Mar Roxas II, a ranking Liberal Party official said Aquino will endorse the DILG chief as the administration's standard bearer for 2016.
P3-T budget for 2016 is submitted to Congress 28-Jul-15, 4:19 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com Budget Secretary Florencio Abad says the proposed 2016 budget will not only provide inclusive development for all Filipinos, but will likewise make this growth sustainable past 2016.
China conducts air, sea drills in South China Sea 28-Jul-15, 11:45 PM | Megha Rajagopalan, Reuters China said it conducted air and sea drills in the South China Sea on Tuesday as it stakes an increasingly assertive claim to virtually the whole sea despite rival claims by neighbors.
BREAKING NEWS as of 29-Jul-15, 5:20 PM One dead as migrants try to storm Eurotunnel terminal again: French policeQUAKE DRILL, TRAFFIC ALERT | Manila police issue rerouting advisory for July 30COCKTALES | One-way bet: Ayala triples Fort condo pricing in just a decade5 groups submit pre-qualifying requirements for Davao Port PPP ProjectAgoda.com study shows world’s most generous hotel reviewers, Filipinos rank no. 7Trade Department sees electronics sector windfall from new WTO deal on IT productsCIDG nets another suspect in fatal hazing of marine engineering student in LucenaSecurity Bank grows first-half net income by more than a quarterMRT, post-Yolanda mess to dent armor of PNoy endorsing power - minority solonsSONA FASHION TIMELINE | The way they ‘wear,’ guess who got voted ‘most improved’Shift away from bilateral distribution deals to be pursued in phases, says Energy execNO SURPRISE | PNoy to endorse Mar as administration standard bearer Friday - LP sec-genStudy finds promising experimental MERS vaccineInsurance Commission expects industry's premium income to hit P500-billion by 20192 sharks feed off body of dead man in Misamis Oriental, retrieval ops could not proceed
COCKTALES | One-way bet: Ayala triples Fort condo pricing in just a decade The demand for ALI's latest top-end residential condo project in the Fort, West Gallery Place, has been brisk even though the average price of P234,000…
5 groups submit pre-qualifying requirements for Davao Port PPP Project Opening of bids is slated in the fourth quarter.
Trade Department sees electronics sector windfall from new WTO deal on IT products The new Information Technology Agreement covers 201 products, tariffs on which would be eliminated within three years.
Security Bank grows first-half net income by more than a quarter Shift away from bilateral distribution deals to be pursued in phases, says Energy exec Insurance Commission expects industry's premium income to hit P500-billion by 2019 BROWNOUT | 9-hour power interruption in Ilocos provinces set July 31 Philippine share prices rebound Asia stocks up as China steadies, wary of Fed Enfinity pushes solar power installations in Philippines' off-grid areas
7 million expected to join metrowide quake drill on July 30 28-Jul-15, 5:08 PM | Clara Masinag, InterAksyon.com Some 7 million people are expected to participate in Thursday’s (July 30) metrowide quake drill, for which the MMDA firmed up preparations in its last meeting with business groups, state agencies and 17 local government units in the metropolis, and the diplomatic corps.
IT'S THEIR RIGHT | AFP 'not threatened' by Chinese live fire drills 29-Jul-15, 1:13 PM | Thom Andrade, InterAksyon.com The Armed Forces of the Philippines does not see the live fire military drills China conducted in the South China Sea on Tuesday as a threat, saying it is the right of any sovereign nation to conduct 'exercises that they think are relevant to their own security interests.'
VIDEO | VP Binay scowling no more after SONA snub, rebuke; promises own speech 'in due time' 28-Jul-15, 3:26 PM| JV Arcena, News5 | InterAksyon.com UPDATED WITH VIDEO-A smiling VP Binay faced the press Tuesday morning, after ignoring interview requests Monday as he left the Batasan complex, where the President's SONA thanked everyone in his Cabinet except Binay, whom he chided - without naming him - for criticizing his administration.
$3B ADB lending boost to help end Philippines Muslim rebellion 28-Jul-15, 8:21 PM| Agence France-Presse The Asian Development Bank is to lend about $3 billion to the Philippines over the next three years, part of which will help support a peace deal ending a long-running Muslim insurgency.
MVP to receive prestigious RVR award for nation building 29-Jul-15, 4:21 AM| Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com PLDT chair Manny V. Pangilinan is set to receive Wednesday (July 30) the prestigious Ramon V. del Rosario Sr. award for nation building. The selection panel cited his excellent entrepreneurial spirit, good corporate citizenship and passion for nation building.
DOTC wants MRT-3 owner to drop raps vs. addition of 48 train cars 28-Jul-15, 6:24 PM| Philippines News Agency Taking its cue from President Benigno S. Aquino III’s last State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Monday, the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) on Tuesday urged the Metro Rail Transit 3 (MRT-3) owner to drop its bid to stop the addition of 48 new train cars to the rail system.
Junjun Binay asks CA to resolve bid to stop suspension after Ombudsman, DILG miss deadline 28-Jul-15, 1:58 PM| Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin 'Junjun' Binay has asked the Court of Appeals to rule on his bid to stop his suspension after Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales and the Department of Interior and Local Government missed the deadline to submit their comments to his petition.
VIDEO | PNP to file charges vs militants who mauled undercover cops 29-Jul-15, 8:32 AM| France Noguera, News5 The Philippine National Police (PNP) is bent on filing charges against militants for mauling undercover policemen who were monitoring the protest movement outside the Batasan Pambansa before President Aquino delivered his last State of the Nation Address on Monday.
SONA FASHION TIMELINE | The way they ‘wear,’ guess who got voted ‘most improved’ The fashion experts have spoken.
Agoda.com study shows world’s most generous hotel reviewers, Filipinos rank no. 7 Which nationalities tended to rate hotels higher or lower than average?
SONA 2015 | While you were waiting: 10 scenes at the red carpet walk Here's a behind-the-scenes look at this year's SONA 2015 event.
Agoda.com study shows world’s most generous hotel reviewers, Filipinos rank no. 7 SONA FASHION TIMELINE | The way they ‘wear,’ guess who got voted ‘most improved’ From Marikina shoes to Lumban embroidery, here’s why the SONA red carpet is here to stay SONA 2015 FASHION | First look: Subdued and understated gowns prevail at red carpet walk SONA 2015 | While you were waiting: 10 scenes at the red carpet walk VIDEO | Take a peek at the designer gowns you'll see at SONA 2015 today SONA 2015 COCKTAIL MENU | No more baked ham, but there’ll be Black Angus this year