Category: Headlines

LTFRB files raps vs. PISTON leader San Mateo

MANILA — The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) filed a case Wednesday against public transport group leader George San Mateo for initiating transport strikes to protest the government’s Public Utility Vehicle Modernization Program...

CBCP lauds confirmation of new PH envoy to Vatican

MANILA — The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines-Episcopal Commission on Migrant and Itinerant People (CBCP-ECMI) on Wednesday lauded the confirmation of Grace Relucio Princesa as Philippine Ambassador to the Vatican. “CBCP ECMI is appreciative...

Aguirre: Palace didn’t violate press freedom

MANILA — The Office of the President did not commit any violation of press freedom under the 1987 Constitution. Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II made the statement Wednesday in response to the incident where Rappler...

7 envoys, DFA senior officer get CA nod

MANILA — The Commission on Appointments (CA) on Wednesday confirmed the appointments of eight senior officers — seven ambassadors and one Foreign Service Officer — of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). Confirmed were: *...