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Saturday, January 28, 2023
QUEZON CITY – The House of Representatives has approved on third and final reading a measure seeking to impose a 12 percent value-added tax (VAT) on foreign digital service providers, such as Netflix and Spotify. With 253 affirmative votes, four...
QUEZON CITY – The government is losing at least P26 billion in revenues  each year due  illicit trade of tobacco products. With the big loss in revenues,  the country is deprived of much-needed funds to support various government programs. This startling...
CAMP CRAME, Quezon City — Former senator and justice secretary Leila de Lima was briefly held hostage early morning of Sunday by a co-detainee at the Philippine National Police custodial center in Camp Crame, but was saved by cops...
By Lolly Rivera Acosta PARANAQUE CITY – The City of Parañaque and Media Touchstone Ventures, Inc. (MTVi) launched on September 15 a sequel to the book ‭”From Pueblo to Mega City by the Bay‬” at The Forum, Solaire Resorts & Casino,...
PASAY CITY – If neophyte Philippine Senator Robinhood Ferdinand "Robin" Padilla has his way, the  1987 Philippine Constitution should be amended soon to keep it at length with the requirements of the times, especially its economic provisions. Amend the Constitution,...
PASAY CITY – Who is the minority leader of the Philippine Senate? Senators Alan Peter Cayetano, an independent, and Risa Hontiveros of the minority bloc are fighting for the recognition as minority leader of the Upper Chamber of Congress. Their contest reached the...
PASAY CITY/QUEZON CITY – The country's new Congress is star studded. This as actor Robinhood Robin Padilla leads the celebrities in the Senate while actor Richard Gomez leads those in the House of Representatives. Padilla's entry in the Upper Chamber of...
MANILA - Don't look now but the Filipinos seemingly has a new heart throb. He was belatedly introduced to the nation during the election campaign and Filipinos, especially girls, immediately went gaga over him. He is the eldest son of President...
PASAY CITY - It's over but the signing of the legislation. This as the Senate ratified the Bicameral conference committee report on the proposed legislation that seeks to reset the first regular elections in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim...
CAMP CRAME, Quezon City - Opposition Senator Leila M. de Lima maintained that Filipinos should not stop demanding accountability from all those responsible for what she called a "Public-Private Sector Partnership for Plunder" led allegedly by President Rodrigo Duterte...

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