Northport escapes Magnolia, ties Blackwater on top 

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 12:33:14 +0000

NORTHPORT overcame a sluggish start to ward off Magnolia’s late rally for a 102-99 win on Wednesday in Season 44 Philippine Basketball Association Commissioner’s Cup at the Araneta Coliseum. Sean…READ

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Romero richest House lawmaker; Elago poorest in 2018

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 10:15:34 +0000

REP. Michael Romero of 1-Pacman Party-list is the richest lawmaker in the House of Representatives in 2018 with a P7.858-billion net worth, based on a summary report on the House…READ

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Duterte to have ‘final say’ in PDP-Laban bet for speakership — Pacquiao

Credit to Author: BERNADETTE E. TAMAYO| Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 10:00:08 +0000

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte will have the “final say” in the selection of the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino (PDP) candidate for the speakership at the House of Representatives, Sen. Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao…READ

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UPDATE: PH vessel sinks in collision with Chinese ship on disputed waters

Credit to Author: DEMPSEY REYES| Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 09:20:47 +0000

A FILIPINO fishing vessel sank after it collided with a Chinese ship in the area of the West Philippine Sea, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said on Wednesday. In a statement,…READ

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Pacquiao enters Forbes 100 richest athletes in 2019

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 09:00:15 +0000

SEN. Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao is the only Filipino to appear in the 100 highest-paid athletes of 2019, in a list released by Forbes magazine. Placing 92nd, Pacquiao was paid US$26 million this year (US$24…READ

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CoA tags Robredo office for ‘inadequate monitoring’ of P28.2M in local projects

Credit to Author: MA. REINA LEANNE TOLENTINO, TMT| Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 08:30:50 +0000

“INADEQUATE monitoring” by the Office of the Vice President (OVP) of funds transferred to some cities and towns in 2018 for its Locally Funded Projects (LFPs) resulted in “deficiencies” by…READ

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US Coast Guard vows to boost presence in Pacific, help allies in contested waters

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 08:30:11 +0000

THE United States Coast Guard has committed to boost its operations within the Pacific region and help Washington’s allied countries to enforce sovereignty in contested waters. Vice Admiral Linda Fagan,…READ

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Whistleblowers in ‘ghost dialysis’ scam may turn state witnesses — DoJ

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 08:00:25 +0000

THE whistleblowers in the “ghost dialysis” scam may turn state witness, according to the Department of Justice (DoJ). Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said, however, that Edwin Roberto and Liezel Aileen…READ

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Davao journalist eyes administrative, criminal raps over ‘mistaken identity’ arrest

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:34 +0000

A journalist will file administrative and criminal charges against police after she was arrested at an airport in Cagayan de Oro in a case of “mistaken identity.” Davao Today columnist Margarita Valle…READ

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DBM releases P54B for pension of retired military, uniformed personnel in 4 units

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 06:47:23 +0000

THE Department of Budget and Management (DBM) released over P54 billion for pension requirements of retired military and uniformed personnel (MUP) in four units. In a statement, the Budget department…READ

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