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Mass media group now under Bunye

PHILIPPINE NEWS SERVICE — PRESIDENT Gloria Macapagal Arroyo abolished yesterday the office that manages all government-owned broadcast stations and its official news agency. The President signed Executive Order 576 abolishing…

Atong Ang to arrive in RP Friday

PHILIPPINE NEWS SERVICE — AUTHORITIES’ eyes will be at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport tomorrow morning as controversial trader Charlie “Atong” Ang arrives at 5:30 at the NAIA Centennial Terminal…

Iglesia loses land case in SC

PHILIPPINE NEWS SERVICE — The Supreme Court has junked the suit filed by the Iglesia ni Cristo, assailing an order of a Quezon City Regional Trial Court over a land…

Cruz quits amid calls to resign

PHILIPPINE NEWS SERVICE — AMID fresh reports that the majority of the Armed Forces officers corps wants Defense Secretary Avelino Cruz, Jr. removed for allegedly delaying the AFP modernization program,…

BSP won’t accept won, yuan

PHILIPPINE NEWS SERVICE — South Korea and China have asked the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas to make their currencies convertible in the Philippines, citing increasing trade with the Philippines, a…

RP’s Silicon Valley soon to rise in QC

PHILIPPINE NEWS SERVICE — THE country’s version of the famous Silicon Valley in California, USA will soon be replicated in Quezon City. This, after the contract for the development of…

World pool under way in RP

PHILIPPINES NEWS SERVICE — IN his two previous trips in the country, Mika Immonen has broken the hearts of Filipinos by twice beating pool icon Efren ‘Bata’ Reyes in two…

Solons hit FVR over Cha-Cha claim

PHILIPPINES NEWS SERVICE — CHARTER change supporters in Congress yesterday shunned former President Fidel Ramos’ statement that Charter change is finished and it was time for President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo to…

Erap not afraid of Atong Ang

PHILIPPINES NEWS SERVICE — FORMER President Joseph Estrada has said he is neither threatened nor disturbed by the impending extradition of his erstwhile trusted friend Charlie “Atong” Ang, his co-accused…

Opposition wooing SC chief

PHILIPPINE NEWS SERVICE — THE opposition is wooing Chief Justice Artemio Panganiban to run for the Senate next year after the Supreme Court threw out a people’s initiative to shift…

RP to send nurses to China

PHILIPPINE NEWS SERVICE — THE government will send 1,000 student-nurses to China to share their knowledge and expertise in hospital work with their Chinese counterparts, the Commission on Higher Education…

RP to build fuel plants with China

PHILIPPINE NEWS SERVICE — The Philippines will produce almost half a million liters of ethanol daily as an alternative to fuel oil under three agreements it will sign with state-owned…

P49.76 to a dollar

PHILIPPINE NEWS SERVICE — THE peso climbed to a four-year high against the dollar yesterday, moving some companies to prepay some of their dollar loans to take advantage of its…

Gov’t workers swarm VP Noli’s housing fair

OVP/ PNS — MORE than 1,000 government employees trooped to Glorietta in Makati yesterday to participate in the country’s biggest housing fair organized by the Housing and Urban Development Coordinating…

Misedukasyon

Napakadamin sa ating bansa na patunggkol sa misedukasyon. Sa aking panunood sa isang film na ginawa ng ibon foundation, isa-isang tinalakay ang mga problemang ito. Ilan sa mga problemang ito…