July 23, 2013 10:49 am· Comments Off on (FIRST PART)STATE OF THE NATION ADDRESS OFPRESIDENT AQUINO, JULY 22, 2013
MANILA, JULY 22 — Marami pong salamat.
Bise Presidente Jejomar Binay; Senate President Franklin M. Drilon; Speaker Feliciano Belmonte, Jr.; Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno at ang ating mga kagalang-galang na mahistrado ng Korte Suprema; mga dating Pangulong Fidel Valdez Ramos at Joseph Ejercito Estrada; mga kagalang-galang na kagawad ng kalipunang diplomatiko; mga miyembro ng Senado at Kamara de Representante; mga opisyal ng lokal na pamahalaan; mga miyembro ng Gabinete; mga unipormadong kasapi ng militar at kapulisan; mga kapwa ko nagseserbisyo sa taumbayan; at sa aking mga Boss, ang mga minamahal kong kababayan: Isang magandang hapon po sa inyong lahat.
July 23, 2013 10:49 am· Comments Off on SONA SPEECH (2nd Part)
MANILA, July 22 — At para naman po sa iba pang malalawak na lupain: Matagal na nating inatasan ang DAR, DENR, LRA, at Landbank na bumuo ng balangkas kung paanong mapapabilis ang pagproseso sa pagbabahagi ng lupain. Ipapaalala ko lang po: Tamang datos ang unang hakbang sa maayos na implementasyon ng CARPER. Pero nagmana po tayo ng isang depektibong land records system. Kaya simula pa lang po, nagtrabaho na ang DOJ, LRA, DENR, at DAR para ayusin ang sistemang ito, at nasa punto na tayo ngayon kung kailan kaya nating siguruhin: Sa susunod na taon, naihain na ang lahat ng mga notice of coverage para sa mga lupaing saklaw ng komprehensibong repormang agraryo.
July 23, 2013 10:49 am· Comments Off on Hontiveros thinks 4th SONA was Pnoy’s most 'emotional' one
By Azer N. Parrocha
MANILA, July 22 (PNA) — It was certainly the longest but also the most emotional (SONA) President Benigno Aquino III has delivered yet, former party-list representative, Risa Hontiveros said Monday.
July 23, 2013 10:49 am· Comments Off on Sereno hopes gov't will help address problems in Judiciary
MANILA, July 22 — Despite the absence of any mention about the Judiciary during the 4th State of the Nation Address of President Benigno S. Aquino III, Chief Justice Maria Lourdes P. Aranal Sereno on Monday said she remains hopeful the government will also help address problems in the Judiciary.
July 23, 2013 10:49 am· Comments Off on PNP Chief expresses gratitude to PNOy for commending 3 cops
By Christopher Lloyd T. Caliwan & Priam F. Nepomuceno
MANILA, July 22 (PNA) — PNP Chief, director general Alan Purisima on Monday expressed his gratitude to President Benigno Aquino III for the latter's strong support to the Philippine National Police and the public praising of his men.
July 23, 2013 10:49 am· Comments Off on Congressmen satisfied with what the government wants in the future
MANILA, July 22 — Most of the members of the House of Representatives on Monday were amazed on the 4th State of the Nation Address (SONA) delivered by President Benigno Aquino Jr.
July 23, 2013 10:49 am· Comments Off on ITCZ to bring rains over most parts of PHL
MANILA, July 23 — Rains are expected in most parts of the country due to Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) across Southern Luzon and Visayas, the state weather bureau said on Tuesday.
July 23, 2013 10:49 am· Comments Off on Magnitude 3.7 quake jolts Davao del Sur
MANILA, July 23 — A magnitude 3.7 earthquake jolted some parts of Davao del Sur on Tuesday morning, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs).
July 23, 2013 10:49 am· Comments Off on Cebu Pacific cancels flights due to bad weather
MANILA, July 23 — Cebu Pacific on Tuesday cancelled two of its flights from Manila to Cagayan de Oro City and back due to bad weather condition.
July 23, 2013 10:49 am· Comments Off on MRT general manager goes on leave amid controversy
MANILA, July 23 — Metro Rail Transit Corp. general manager Al Vitangcol III has filed for a leave of absence amid allegations that he and a number of transportation officials asked $ 30 million from Inekon Group, a Czech based tram makers.