During the SONA last Monday, President Noynoy Aquino cited that only around P100-B is left out of the P1.54 trillion budget. A look at the Bureau of Treasury website shows that only P788-B has been spent. So the question is: Continue reading Which figures are correct?
The following text is the full transcript of President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III’s first State of the Nation Address (SONA), delivered on July 26, 2010 at the opening of the 15th Congress at the House of Representatives, Quezon City, Philippines. Continue reading Full Text and Transcript: President Benigno "Noynoy" C. Aquino III's State of the Nation Address 2010 (SONA 2010)
In the absence of an official government website, let me post some hotline numbers, which may come in handy at this time. I posted them last year during the different typhoons. Some of the contact persons may have changed, but Continue reading Typhoon Basyang: Typhoon Hotline Numbers
Here is the video of PGMA’s farewell address, aired live on June 23, 2010, one week before she officially steps down. The video has just been uploaded to YouTube. If video does not appear, refresh the screen until the video Continue reading Breaking News: President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo's Farewell Address
(Initial Details) Loren Legarda Has Conceded the Vice Presidency After presidential aspirant Manny Villar conceded to frontrunner Noynoy Aquino at 11:00 a.m. today, his running mate for the vice presidency, Loren Legarda has conceded. Legarda has conceded to Makati Mayor Continue reading Breaking News: Loren Legarda concedes
Gilbert “Gibo” Teodoro has conceded to Noynoy Aquino. Gibo made the announcement in front of the media. He has congratulated Aquino, who happens to be his second cousin. Partial results have shown Gibo in fourth place, lagging behind frontrunner Aquino, Continue reading BREAKING NEWS: Gibo Teodoro Concedes to Aquino