PDEA confident death penalty will reduce drug crimes

The proposal to revive capital punishment in the Philippines has the support of many politicians and government agencies. Given the state of safety in Philippine society and the prominence of illegal drugs, the death penalty is ...

IMF DATA SHOWS, PHILIPPINES ONE OF TOP 20 COUNTRIES THAT WILL DOMINATE GLOBAL ECONOMIC GROWTH BY 2024

A recently released study by Bloomberg confirms that the powerhouse Philippine economy is posed to cement itself as one of the world’s most powerful economies in the near future. Studying data on International Monetary Funds, Bloomberg ...

Flash flood-triggering severe thunderstorms possible till Sunday

By Catherine Teves, PNA MANILA — The weather bureau said Saturday the Visayas, Mindanao and parts of Luzon can experience flash floods during the 24-hour period ending at 4 a.m. Sunday due to severe thunderstorms that may ...

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PHL, Mexico to explore free trade, currency accords

Top oficials of the Philippines and Mexico have agreed to explore free trade and currency agreements to further strengthen bilateral ties and facilitate economic transactions between the two countries.   Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III and Mexican Ambassador ...
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News

Bong Go supports Katarungan Desk initiative, joins signing of anti-corruption manifesto

In an effort to strengthen the anti-corruption drive of the Duterte Administration, Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go on Wednesday, November 13, joined the signing of the Manifesto of Support to the anti-corruption campaign of President Rodrigo Duterte and ...
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Opinion

The Maria Ressa scam: How a tax evader fooled the world’s journalists by crying wolf for press freedom against President Duterte

Maria Ressa spends a lot of her time giving interviews about the dire situation in the Philippines. She says it’s worse than any war zone she’s reported from. She says this often. That the Philippines under President Duterte ...
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Health Philippines

Senate approves Malasakit Center bill on third and final reading

With all affirmative votes, the Senate approved on Monday, November 11, Senate Bill No. 1076, otherwise known as the Malasakit Center Act of 2019, which seeks to institutionalize the establishment of Malasakit Centers in all 73 hospitals run ...
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Opinion Politics

CAYETANO TO ROBREDO: GUSTONG ALISIN ANG TOKHANG PARA PALITAN NG ALL TOK

In an interview yesterday with CNN’s the Source with Pinky Webb, the Speaker of the House of Representatives offered some blunt tips to Vice President Leni Robredo. Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano’s advice for Robredo as she wraps up ...
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Opinion

Sec. Dizon calls out one-sided Inquirer editorial, says Build Build Build is not about soundbytes and empty promises

Secretary Vivencio B. Dizon, Presidential Adviser on Flagship Programs and head of the state-run Bases Conversion and Development Authority, has been a key figure in the Build, Build, Build program since Day One. So, he is more qualified ...
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Sports

Bong Go expresses support for SEA Games preparations, affirms full commitment to long-term grassroots sports development

MindaNation August 7, 2019
During the first hearing of the Senate Committee on Sports, Wednesday, August 7, Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go expressed his fullest support ...

Travel

Cavite cuisine takes centerstage at food expo this July

MindaNation June 3, 2019
By Gladys Pino, PNA IMUS CITY, Cavite — After its successful first venture, the team behind the famous and well attended Cavite Travel ...

Food

DA opens TienDA Malasakit centers to bring cheaper produce to Metro Manila

J.L. Dabaw September 22, 2018
The Department of Agriculture (DA) on Friday revealed its plans to  introduce lower-priced locally-grown agricultural produce to the Metro Manila market in ...