October 9, 2012 10:02 pm· Comments Off on Palace says ARMM folk want Hataman to continue his reforms in the region
MANILA, Oct. 9 — The people in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) want the continuation of reforms in the region, compelling the current officer-in- charge Gov. Mujiv Hataman to run for the forthcoming election, Malacanang said on Tuesday.
October 9, 2012 10:02 pm· Comments Off on Coconut farmers want Foundation to manage coco levy funds
MANILA, Oct. 9 — Coconut farmers are pushing for a law that would create the Philippine Coconut Farmers' Foundation (PCFF) that would be tasked to manage the coconut levy funds to ensure coconut farmers will be the sole beneficiaries.
October 9, 2012 10:02 pm· Comments Off on SCs TRO on Cybercrime law draws mixed reactions in Senate
MANILA, Oct. 9 The decision of the Supreme Court to unanimously issue a temporary restraining order (TRO) against the implementation of the Republic Act 10175 or the Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012 drew mixed reactions from the senators.
October 9, 2012 10:02 pm· Comments Off on (Update)TRO vs. Cybercrime Law good for 120 days
MANILA, Oct. 9 — The temporary restraining order (TRO) issued by the Supreme Court on Tuesday against the implementation of Republic Act No. 10175, otherwise known as the "Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012," is effective immediately and will last for 120 days.
October 9, 2012 10:02 pm· Comments Off on 12-hour power outage to hit North Luzon provinces
Manila, Oct. 9 — The National Grid Cor. of the Philippines has announced a 12-hour power interruption that would cover the provinces of Cagayan, Kalinga, Apayao and parts of Isabela.
October 9, 2012 10:02 pm· Comments Off on President Aquino appoints new officials in various government agencies
MANILA, Oct. 9 — President Benigno S. Aquino III has appointed new officials in various government agencies, a Malacanang official said Tuesday.
October 9, 2012 10:02 pm· Comments Off on 17 flights diverted due to NAIAs navigation problem
MANILA, Oct. 9 Five international and 12 domestic flights have been diverted after the air traffic facility of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) encountered problem Tuesday.
October 9, 2012 10:02 pm· Comments Off on PAG-IBIG readies building green socialized housing
By Catherine Teves
MANILA, Oct. 9 — Government housing finance arm Home Development Mutual Fund, the agency more popularly known as PAG-IBIG Fund, is preparing to venture into construction of green socialized housing units for low-income Filipinos.
October 9, 2012 10:02 pm· Comments Off on Former gov't officials involved in anomalous P111-B bridge program liable for graft — Osmena
By Jelly F. Musico
MANILA, Oct. 9 Senator Serge Osmena said on Tuesday that the past officials of key implementing government agencies involved in the anomalous P111-billion Presidents Bridge Program could be charged for violation of the anti-graft and corrupt practices act.
October 9, 2012 10:02 pm· Comments Off on 10 fugitives nabbed in Metro Manila
MANILA, Oct. 9 - Operatives of the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) arrested on Monday at least 10 wanted persons during relentless operations against fugitives in compliance to the directive of Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Nicanor Bartolome.