Villafuerte bolts out from Kampi

May 28, 2009 1:25 pm· Comments Off on Villafuerte bolts out from Kampi 

By Lilybeth G. Ison

MANILA, May 28 — Camarines Sur Rep. Luis Villafuerte announced on Thursday he is moving out of the Kabalikat ng Malayang Pilipino (Kampi) party, where he was president until his resignation last April, to give way to the merger with the Lakas-Christians-Muslims-Democrats (CMD).

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PGMA reaffirms there will be elections in 2010

May 28, 2009 1:25 pm· Comments Off on PGMA reaffirms there will be elections in 2010 

MANILA, May 28 –- President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo on Thursday broke her silence against critics and doubting Thomases who say there will be no 2010 National Elections.

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Baler’s 400th anniversary commemorated by NCCA in Malacañang

May 28, 2009 1:25 pm· Comments Off on Baler’s 400th anniversary commemorated by NCCA in Malacañang 

MANILA, May 28 — In line with President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo’s Proclamation No. 1696 declaring 2009 as the Year of Baler, the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) commemorated the 400th anniversary of Baler, Aurora with an art exhibit this afternoon.

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PGMA says Lakas-Kampi CMD merger proof 2010 polls will push through

May 28, 2009 1:25 pm· Comments Off on PGMA says Lakas-Kampi CMD merger proof 2010 polls will push through 

MANILA, May 28 — President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo declared today that the merger of Lakas-Kampi-CMD is a strong assurance to doubting Thomases of the “administration’s resolve and determination to push through with the national and local elections in 2010.”

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PGMA opens 2009 ZaNorte “Hudyaka” Festival Friday

May 28, 2009 1:25 pm· Comments Off on PGMA opens 2009 ZaNorte “Hudyaka” Festival Friday 

DAPITAN CITY, Zamboanga del Norte, May 28 — President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo will formally open tomorrow (Friday) the 2009 ZaNorte “Hudyaka” Festival in this “Shrine City” of the Philippines.

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Party leaders ask PGMA to name interim members of Lakas-Kampi-CMD Nat’l Executive Committee

May 28, 2009 1:25 pm· Comments Off on Party leaders ask PGMA to name interim members of Lakas-Kampi-CMD Nat’l Executive Committee 

MANILA, May 28 — The National Directorate of Lakas- CMD and the National Council of Kampi today affirmed the authority of President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo to appoint the interim members of the National Executive Committee of Lakas-Kampi-CMD.

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House ratifies bicam report on new rent control law

May 28, 2009 1:25 pm· Comments Off on House ratifies bicam report on new rent control law 

By Lilybeth G. Ison

MANILA, May 28 — The House of Representatives has unanimously ratified the bicameral committee report on a new rent control law that imposes one year moratorium on rental increase and a seven percent cap until 2013.

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LRTA to sue Victoria de Manila Condo for service interruption

May 28, 2009 1:25 pm· Comments Off on LRTA to sue Victoria de Manila Condo for service interruption 

MANILA, May 28 — The Light Rail Transit Authority (LRTA) announced on Thursday its plans to sue the contractor and building owner(s) of Victoria de Manila Condominium after a portion of the building’s wire mesh debris protector fell down the trackside of the LRT Line 1 – Pedro Gil Station, causing more than two hours of service interruption.

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PGMA inaugurates biggest theme park in Visayas and Mindanao

May 28, 2009 1:25 pm· Comments Off on PGMA inaugurates biggest theme park in Visayas and Mindanao 

DAPITAN CITY, Zamboanga del Norte, May 28 — Firming up her commitment to promote domestic tourism, President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo will lead tomorrow (May 29) the inauguration of the biggest theme park in the Visayas and Mindanao—Gloria’s Fantasyland.

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PGMA to visit Oroquieta City Friday

May 28, 2009 1:25 pm· Comments Off on PGMA to visit Oroquieta City Friday 

OROQUIETA CITY, May 28 — President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo will visit this clean and green city on Friday (May 29) as part of her weekly schedule to check the compliance of local government units (LGUs) with the country’s solid waste management program, and promote greater awareness of the dangers posed by climate change – dubbed as the greatest environmental threat to the world today.

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