Agreement based on distrust

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 27 Jan 2021 06:00:16 +0000

  BY ROBERT ROQUE JR.     The debate over the abrogation of the University of the Philippines (UP)-Department of National Defense (DND) accord signed in 1989 is one that will reach the ends of the earth. The arguments of both sides are just two incongruent lines that refuse to meet. I find this predicament […]

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For balance in world vaccine situation

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 26 Jan 2021 16:15:55 +0000

  MASS vaccination against COVID-19 has begun in the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, and several other countries which have been able to acquire millions of doses of the vaccines for their people. These nations had paid in advance even before the vaccine companies had completed their tests and won approval for their products. […]

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A new president

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 26 Jan 2021 16:10:54 +0000

  BY FORMER SENATE PRESIDENT MANNY VILLAR     The United States has inaugurated a new president. Former Senator and Vice President Joseph R. Biden was inaugurated as its 46th president a few days ago. I congratulate President Biden on his victory in the recent elections and his eventual assumption to the office of the […]

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World beginning to act on pollution

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 25 Jan 2021 19:21:23 +0000

  THE Electric Vehicle Association of the Philippines (EVAP) came out last week with a recommendation to the government to support the electric vehicle sector in reaction to the spate of closures of car-manufacturing plants in the country. It called for support of Senate Bill 1382, the Electric Vehicles and Charging Stations Act of Sen. […]

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The Lord Jesus appointed seventy-two disciples

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 25 Jan 2021 19:10:38 +0000

  GOSPEL: Lk 10:1-9 [or Mk 3:31-35] * The Lord Jesus appointed seventy-two disciples whom he sent ahead of him in pairs to every town and place he intended to visit. He said to them, “The harvest is abundant but the laborers are few; so ask the master of the harvest to send out laborers […]

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One BPI

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 25 Jan 2021 04:32:56 +0000

  BY ATTY. IGNACIO R. BUNYE     During a special joint meeting last week, the boards of the Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) and BPI Family Savings Bank (BFSB) unanimously agreed to set into motion the strategic union of the two banks. The merger, with BPI as the surviving entity, will take effect […]

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