Makati “Smart” accepts applicants for summer program offers added events to youngsters

March 10, 2015 by · Comments Off on Makati “Smart” accepts applicants for summer program offers added events to youngsters 

MANILA, March 9 — The Makati Youth and Sports Development Department (YSDD) has started accepting and screening applicants for its summer youth program dubbed Sports, Music, Arts and Recreational Training (SMART), which offers chess and athletics starting this year in addition to 19 regular events.

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Makati Mayor Erwin Binay brought to Senate floor

January 30, 2015 by · Comments Off on Makati Mayor Erwin Binay brought to Senate floor 

150129173936Makati Mayor Erwin Binay show a minor bruise and pacifies supporters after he was brought to the Senate plenary when he refused to testify at the Senate hearing on Thursday (January 29, 2015) at the Senate Building in Pasay City. (PNA photo by Avito C. Dalan)LAM/acd

Makati Mayor Binay brought and released during Senate hearing

January 30, 2015 by · Comments Off on Makati Mayor Binay brought and released during Senate hearing 

150129165412Photo (from left) shows Makati City Mayor Erwin Binay being brought to the Senate plenary hall and questioned during the hearing by Sub-Committee Chairman Senator Aquilino Pimentel III (gesturing) on Thursday (January 29, 2015) at the Senate building in Pasay City. Pimentel later allowed Binay to go after the mayor objected to the conduct of the hearing and manifested protection of his rights under the law. Also present with Binay during the hearing are two veteran legislators — former Senators Joker Arroyo (rightmost) and Rene Saguisag. (PNA photo by Avito C.Dalan)LAM/acd

Senate Blue Ribbon Committee cites Makati Mayor Erwin Binay, 6 others for contempt

January 27, 2015 by · Comments Off on Senate Blue Ribbon Committee cites Makati Mayor Erwin Binay, 6 others for contempt 

150126124444Senate Blue Ribbon Committee Chairman Teofisto Guingona III (center) shows to the media the list of persons cited by the Senate for contempt along with Makati City Mayor Erwin “Junjun” Binay during the Senate inquiry on the alleged Makati building overprice on Monday (Jan. 26, 2015). Also in photo are Senator Antonio Trillanes (left) and Senate Blue Ribbon Sub-Committee Chairman Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III. (PNA Photo by Avito C. Dalan)
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Makati Mayor Binay, 6 others face contempt for snubbing Senate inquiries

January 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on Makati Mayor Binay, 6 others face contempt for snubbing Senate inquiries 

MANILA, Jan. 20 – The Senate Blue Ribbon subcommittee has recommended the citing of Makati City Mayor Jejomar Erwin Binay and six other city officials in contempt for continued refusal to attend the Senate inquiries into the alleged overpriced Makati City Hall building.

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