PACC launches extended office in Manila

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 21 Nov 2019 10:54:57 +0000

THE Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) on Thursday launched an extension of its office at the Manila City Hall. The “Katarungan Desk” — a first for a local government unit (LGU) — hopes to avoid having the “entire Philippines coming to the PACC.” “Samutsaring complaints ang narereceive namin, karamihan ay local government issue (our office is receiving various complaints, majority […]

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The Rules Of Acquisition & How They Apply To Climate Change — Part Three

Credit to Author: Barry A.F.| Date: Tue, 27 Aug 2019 23:00:51 +0000

I suspect, being a progressive bunch, at least a few of us are Star Trek fans. Climate denial is mostly funded by oil company greed, and oil company actions are meant to maximize their profits. So, the idea of this series of short (somewhat satirical) articles is that climate change denial will be analyzed under the lens of each stated rule, how it applies, and what we should consider for our strategies to achieve climate victory over oil company greed

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Lacson: Instead of giving gifts to public servants, donate to gov’t institution

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 02:37:22 +0000

lacson Fraud depleting funds of PhilHealth – Lacson

MANILA, Philippines—Senator Panfilo Lacson suggested Monday that instead of giving gifts to public servants as appreciation for a job well done, the public should just make an official donation to the institution they work for. Lacson said this as he pushed for the revision of the present anti-graft laws and make them “more attuned to […]

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Drilon renews call for COA special audit on Philhealth

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Sun, 18 Aug 2019 06:41:58 +0000

Drilon to DBM: Don't hold ‘hostage’ state workers’ salary increase

MANILA, Philippines — Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Sunday renewed his call for the Commission on Audit (COA) to conduct a special audit on the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (Philhealth) as he underscored the importance of removing corruption from the office.  Drilon said that Philhealth’s net operating loss reached P26 billion over the last […]

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Anti-corruption agency probes ‘at least 200’ gov’t officials

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Wed, 14 Aug 2019 05:14:23 +0000

Anti-corruption agency probes ‘at least 200’ gov’t officials

MANILA, Philippines — The Presidential Anti-CorruptionCommission (PACC) revealed Wednesday that it has been conducting a lifestyle check to at least 200 government officials due to alleged corruption. PACC Commissioner Greco Belgica said the officials were from the Department of Transportation (DOTr), Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), and Bureau […]

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Dela Rosa confesses to accepting gifts when he was still cop

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Mon, 12 Aug 2019 11:12:27 +0000

Dela Rosa confesses to accepting gifts when he was still cop

Former PNP chief and now Senator Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa on Monday admitted to receiving gifts while he was still a policeman.

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