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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9th meeting of the Sub-Committee on Improvement of Business Environment convened under JPEPA

January 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on 9th meeting of the Sub-Committee on Improvement of Business Environment convened under JPEPA 

MANILA, Jan. 23 — The ninth meeting of the Sub-Committee on the Improvement of Business Environment under the Japan-Philippines Economic Partnership Agreement (JPEPA)was held on Friday in Manila.

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