SC acquits former Laguna mayor of malversation raps

January 22, 2016 by · Comments Off on SC acquits former Laguna mayor of malversation raps 

By Perfecto T. Paymundo

MANILA, Jan. 21 (PNA) — The Supreme Court (SC) has ruled that withholding salaries of government employees to liquidate cash advance is allowed under the rules of the Commission on Audit (COA).

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Australian gov't blocks sale of largest cattle operation to foreign companies

November 19, 2015 by · Comments Off on Australian gov't blocks sale of largest cattle operation to foreign companies 

SYDNEY, Nov. 19 — Australia's government will not allow the sale of the nation's largest cattle operation, S. Kidman and Co. to foreign buyers, saying it will be against the national interest.

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