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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PACC sets lifestyle check on PCSO board members, ex-GM Balutan

Credit to Author: racosta| Date: Wed, 31 Jul 2019 10:39:11 +0000

The Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) is poised to do a “motu propio” lifestyle check on all board members of the state-run Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO), including its former general manager Alexander Balutan.

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PACC disowns ‘official’ arrested in Taguig for threatening security guard

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 11:58:15 +0000

The PACC has denied that the man arrested in Taguig City for allegedly threatening a security guard there was one of their officials.

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Robredo won’t back down from impeachment threats — spokesperson

Credit to Author: cmiranda| Date: Sun, 14 Jul 2019 09:15:16 +0000

Robredo won’t back down from impeachment threats — spokesperson

MANILA, Philippines — Vice President Leni Robredo is ready to face any impeachment cases that will be filed against her for supporting the United Nation Human Right Council’s (UNHRC) probe into the government’s drug war, her spokesperson said on Sunday.

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Filipinos urged to combat social ills, help spur progress

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2019 05:02:47 +0000

MANILA, Philippines –  Senator Joel Villanueva, in his Independence Day message on Wednesday, urged Filipinos to unite and face the “social ills” that have been impeding the nation’s march to progress.

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Anti-corruption body endorsing 15 vote-buying, fraud reports to Comelec

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Fri, 10 May 2019 09:12:35 +0000

MANILA, Philippines – The Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) is endorsing 15 reports of vote-buying and electoral fraud incidents to the Commission on Elections (Comelec) ahead of the May 13 midterm elections.

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Comelec: Report candidates who use gov’t resources to campaign

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Thu, 14 Feb 2019 21:36:17 +0000

“Let us document everything and report these actions and behaviors,” Comelec spokesperson James Jimenez said on Thursday.

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Duterte ‘serious’ in having honest, clean polls–PACC chair

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Thu, 14 Feb 2019 03:37:22 +0000

Duterte 'serious' in having honest, clean polls--PACC chair

President Rodrigo Duterte is serious in having an “honest” and “clean” elections this May, the PACC chief said.

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Fugitive Chinese govt officialnabbed, turned over to Beijing

Credit to Author: CATHERINE A. MODESTO| Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 05:25:51 +0000

THE Bureau of Immigration (BI), together with the Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC), arrested a former Chinese government official wanted in Beijing for allegedly embezzling P11 billion. Immigration Commissioner Jaime Morente…READ

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Chinese fugitive involved in P11B embezzlement case arrested in Pasay

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 04:43:13 +0000

Chinese fugitive involved in P11B embezzlement case arrested in Pasay

MANILA, Philippines — A Chinese national wanted by the Chinese government for allegedly embezzling public funds amounting to P11 billion was arrested by Philippine authorities in Pasay City.

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