Category: Poe

Poe welcomes early Christmas break for students

December 12, 2018. Sen. Grace Poe has welcomed the Department of Education’s (DepEd) move to implement an early holiday break for students on December 15 from the original December 22. It was Poe, during...

Poe to LTFRB: Consult public, drivers on traffic policies

December 6, 2018. Sen. Grace Poe has taken the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) to task for implementing issuances and policies without public consultations. This has led to greater chaos of the...

Grace Poe on DILG-ABS-CBN's 'Ang Probinsyano' dialogue

November 22, 2018. We welcome the amicable resolution between DILG and ABS-CBN over the teleserye Ang Probinsyano. As always, a fruitful conclusion can only be achieved with objective dialogue, mutual respect and recognition of...

Grace Poe on third telco hearing

November 20, 2018. The government, particularly the DICT, has been working on a timeline for the bidding and selection of the third telco, something we badly need as we know that having a meaningful...

Grace Poe on 3rd telco bidding

November 7, 2018. We hope this consortium will live up to the expectations of the people and the mandatory quality standards for internet connectivity and mobile services. We must keep in mind that this...

Reforms seen in telco industry with more providers–Poe

November 7, 2018. Sen. Grace Poe remains optimistic that the entry of major telecommunications service providers will bring far-reaching reforms amid consumers’ woes of slow Internet, excessive fees for inferior service and disappearing load....

Grace Poe on NAIA terminal fee hike

November 1, 2018. “Terminal Fee” is the popular term for “Passenger Service Charge.” I take it that the most important words are “passenger” and “service.” The dust hasn’t settled yet from the Xiamen incident...