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 2020-07-10 15:56 

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Palace reporters on ABS-CBN's lost franchise bid: One less watchdog is one step towards tyranny...

MANILA, Philippines — Journalists covering Malacaang on Friday denounced the decision of lawmakers to reject ABS-CBN's franchise application, calling it as another attack on press freedom and a step towards tyranny. "Today is a dark day for ...

 2020-07-10 15:40 

ABS-CBN

'I believe in miracles': Korina Sanchez hopeful ABS-CBN will be back on air...

Veteran broadcaster Korina Sanchez took to Facebook to share her thoughts on the company she has worked at for decades....

 2020-07-10 15:40 

Manila Standard

Only 49 OFW remains arrive from KSA...

The Department of Labor and Employment apologized for the delay in the repatriation of the more than 270 remains of overseas Filipino workers who died in Saudi Arabia, after only 49 bodies of the OFWs arrived in the country. Almost half of them died of th...

 2020-07-10 15:33 

ABS-CBN

LOOK: La Salle, Letran light up in Kapamilya colors in support of ABS-CBN...

La Salle says it sympathizes with the network and its employees who are affected by a House committee's move to block ABS-CBN's franchise bid....

 2020-07-10 15:30 

Manila Standard

Public warned vs deception of tobacco firms' ads...

Health and transport advocates on Friday warned the public against possible deceptive tactics of the tobacco industry to pursue their commercial interest amid the pandemic....

 2020-07-10 15:20 

Manila Standard

Isko gives tax credits to 'OFW motels'...

Manila City Mayor Francisco "Isko" Domagoso has signed an ordinance granting a P100,000 tax credit to all hotels, motels, dormitories, and similar establishments who provided free lodging to frontliners during the COVID-19 crisis....

 2020-07-10 15:15 

Manila Standard

Manila prosecutors seek justice for slain colleague...

Prosecutors and employees at the Office of the City Prosecutors on Friday denounced the killing of Senior Assistant City Prosecutor Jovencio Senados and called on authorities to identify and bring the perpetrators to justice....

 2020-07-10 15:10 

Manila Standard

MPTC heeds government call on infra buildup...

The Metro Pacific Tollways Corp., the holding and managing company of the tollways sector of the MVP Group, is investing P120 billion to support the Duterte government's infrastructure building goals, close on the heels of the call of Presidential Adv...

 2020-07-10 15:00 

Manila Standard

Housing chief okays 'promotional' rates...

Housing czar Eduardo del Rosario as Pag-IBIG Fund's Home Development Mutual Fund head has approved the promotional rates for housing loans for the remainder of 2020....

 2020-07-10 14:55 

Manila Standard

PLM opens online re-exam for admission on July 13...

In response to requests to accommodate applicants who were unable to finish their online admission test last June 11, the Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila is setting an online re-exam schedule on Monday, July 13, 2020....

 2020-07-10 14:50 

Manila Standard

BOC, PDEA agents nab marijuana 'consignee'...

Combined elements of the Bureau of Customs and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency arrested a consignee of a controlled delivery package that contained dried marijuana leaves, rolling papers, and smoking pipe which arrived at the Port of Clark, Pampang...

 2020-07-10 14:33 

ABS-CBN

Abante: ABS-CBN didn't break any laws...

Manila 6th District Rep. Benny Abante said he voted to grant ABS-CBN's franchise bid since regulators who testified in a dozen public hearings said "ABS-CBN had not broken any of the country's laws."...

 2020-07-10 14:02 

ABS-CBN

Mga magsasaka sa Cebu City idinadaing ang epekto ng ECQ sa hanapbuhay...

Pero iniinda maging ng mga magsasaka ang epekto ng krisis sa kanilang hanapbuhay....

 2020-07-10 14:00 

ABS-CBN

Daan-daang stranded sa Metro Manila nakatakdang umuwi sa Albay...

Karamihan sa mga taga-Albay na na-stranded, kinupkop ng Baclaran church...

 2020-07-10 13:54 

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Folayang, Lee both interested in fighting each other...

MANILA, Philippines---Christian Lee is the youngest of the World champions and is poised to have a career froth with further accolades, but the 22-year-old is looking in the previous generation to help bolster his path.Evolve MMA's standout holds the ...

 2020-07-10 13:50 

ABS-CBN

Bilang ng mga debotong maaaring dumalo sa religious gatherings dinagdagan...

Ikinatuwa ng mga deboto ng Nazareno ang pagdami ng bilang ng mga pinapayagan ng IATF na makapasok sa loob ng simbahan....

 2020-07-10 13:47 

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PBA coaches agree with league measures for workouts...

MANILA, Philippines---The PBA's 12 head coaches are in line with the league's protocol that would protect players and staff from COVID-19 once individual workouts start.Commissioner Willie Marcial, Deputy Commissioner Eric Castro, and Legal Counse...

 2020-07-10 13:47 

Philippine Star

WATCH: For Palace, Duterte remains 'neutral' on ABS-CBN franchise...

President Duterte repeatedly accused the broadcast giant of abuses, such as in tax avoidance and refusal to run his political advertisements. Here's a compilation....

 2020-07-10 13:47 

Philippine Star

WATCH: For Palace, Duterte remains 'neutral' on ABS-CBN franchise...

President Duterte repeatedly accused the broadcast giant of abuses, such as in tax avoidance and refusal to run his political advertisements. Here's a compilation....

 2020-07-10 13:43 

Philippine Star

WATCH: Duterte and the ABS-CBN franchise, a history...

President Duterte repeatedly accused the broadcast giant of abuses, such as in tax avoidance and refusal to run his political advertisements. Here's a compilation....

 2020-07-10 13:43 

Philippine Star

WATCH: Duterte and the ABS-CBN franchise, a history...

President Duterte repeatedly accused the broadcast giant of abuses, such as in tax avoidance and refusal to run his political advertisements. Here's a compilation....

 2020-07-10 13:26 

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BIR moves to plug tax leaks from related-party transactions...

To plug hefty tax leakages from local and foreign deals involving related parties, the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) on Friday mandated reporting of these types of transactions. The country's biggest tax-collection agency published Revenue Regulati...

 2020-07-10 13:22 

ABS-CBN

Mga senador, grupo nagulantang sa sinapit ng ABS-CBN franchise sa Kamara...

Sabi ni Sen. Risa Hontiveros, hudyat na ito ng kamatayan ng press freedom sa bansa....

 2020-07-10 13:19 

Philippine Star

WATCH: Duterte 'neutral' on ABS-CBN franchise?...

President Duterte repeatedly accused the broadcast giant of abuses, such as in tax avoidance and refusal to run his political advertisements. Here's a compilation....

 2020-07-10 13:19 

Philippine Star

WATCH: Duterte 'neutral' on ABS-CBN franchise?...

President Duterte repeatedly accused the broadcast giant of abuses, such as in tax avoidance and refusal to run his political advertisements. Here's a compilation....

 2020-07-10 13:17 

ABS-CBN

China bans some food imports after coronavirus detected on Ecuadorian shrimp...

The customs authority in China said it was temporarily blocking imports from the three Ecuadorean companies whose products had tested positive....

 2020-07-10 13:16 

ABS-CBN

VIRAL: Pinay, pamilya nakaranas ng 'racial attack' sa California...

Tinarget umano ng isang babaeng executive ng isang kompanya ang isang Pinay at ang kaniyang pamilya sa California....

 2020-07-10 13:11 

ABS-CBN

Mga 'Solid Kapamilya' sa probinsya, dismayado sa ABS-CBN franchise rejection...

Limitado man ang naaabot ng ABS-CBN, binantayan pa rin ng mga "Solid Kapamilya" sa mga probinsiya ang botohan para sa prangkisa ng network, at dismayado sila nang matalo ito sa botohan....

 2020-07-10 13:02 

ABS-CBN

FDA nagbabala vs pagbili ng di aprubadong skim milk powder...

Nagbabala ang Food and Drug Adminstration sa pagbili ng skim milk powder sa bansa na hindi nila aprubado....

 2020-07-10 13:00 

ABS-CBN

'Iresponsable': Komento ni 'Bato' ukol sa ABS-CBN employees inulan ng batikos...

"Pag ang politiko po tumatakbo ang pinapangako po natin trabaho para makapaghanapbuhay ang tao nang maayos. Bakit nila tatanggalan ng trabaho?" pagtataka ni Arnold Nachor....

 2020-07-10 12:53 

Manila Standard

RCBC Bankard cardholders donate P3.35 million worth of rewards to NGOs...

Several non-government organizations have received P3.35 million in assistance for frontliners and depressed communities after RCBC Bankard enabled the voluntary donation of reward points of its cardholders amid the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2020-07-10 12:35 

ABS-CBN

Pamilya ng Saudi OFWs na namatay sa COVID-19 pangambang di mauuwi ang labi ng kaanak...

Nangangamba ang ilang kaanak ng mga overseas Filipino workers sa Saudi Arabia na baka hindi na nila maiuwi sa Pilipinas ang labi ng kanilang mga mahal sa buhay na namatay dahil sa coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)....

 2020-07-10 12:32 

ABS-CBN

'Politika, paghihiganti' namayani sa desisyon vs ABS-CBN franchise: legal experts...

Hindi na ikinagulat ng ilang legal experts ang nangyaring pagbasura ng House franchise committee sa aplikasyon ng ABS-CBN para sa panibagong lisensiya....

 2020-07-10 12:30 

Cebu Daily News

Guba cemetery project public hearing set on July 15...

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Does the end justify the means? This was the question raised by Cebu City Councilor Joel Garganera over the controversy surrounding the construction of a new public cemetery in Barangay Guba during the special session of the...

 2020-07-10 12:29 

ABS-CBN

Limitadong pagbubukas ng Baguio City hotels pinayagan na...

Pinayagan na ang mga hotel sa Baguio City na magbukas, pero para lamang ito sa mga residente at mga karatig na lugar....

 2020-07-10 12:26 

ABS-CBN

Binay tells ABS-CBN: 'What hurts you today will make you stronger tomorrow'...

"The die may have been cast, but it's never the end," Sen. Nancy Binay said after the House of Representatives denied ABS-CBN's application for a new franchise on Friday....

 2020-07-10 12:19 

ABS-CBN

'Malungkot na araw': Aragones napaluha sa pagbasura sa hiling na prangkisa ng ABS-CBN...

MAYNILA Hindi man naging matagumpay ang hiling na pagbibigay ng prangkisa sa ABS-CBN, nanindigan si Laguna 3rd District Rep. Sol Aragones na ginawa nila ang lahat para dito....

 2020-07-10 12:10 

ABS-CBN

Angara, some senators feel for ABS-CBN employees potentially losing jobs...

Sen. Sonny Angara believes that ABS-CBN losing its franchise bid, which coincided with the COVID-19 pandemic, will have broader consequences on the economy....

 2020-07-10 12:03 

ABS-CBN

Imahen ng Sto. Nio de Pandacan hinahanap matapos ang sunog sa simbahan...

Sa bilis ng pangyayari, kahit ang mga pari at empleyado ay wala nang nagawa kundi lumikas....

 2020-07-10 12:00 

ABS-CBN

ABS-CBN employees nabalot ng lungkot, pangamba sa 'pagpatay' sa prangkisa...

MAYNILA - Marami ang natulala at walang nasabi; ang iba, naluha na lamang. Sumunod dito ang takot, lalo na't ang ibig sabihin ng hatol sa ABS-CBN franchise para sa mga empleyado ay marami ang mawawalan ng trabaho sa panahon ng coronavirus disease 2019...

 2020-07-10 11:55 

Manila Standard

Biden unveils $700b recovery plan...

Joe Biden unveiled a $700 billion plan Thursday to create jobs and invest in new technologies in an aggressive challenge to President Donald Trump on economic policy, as the warring sides clashed in key election battleground Pennsylvania....

 2020-07-10 11:52 

ABS-CBN

MRT-3 may bagong protocols sa pagbabalik-operasyon...

Sa pagbabalik-operasyon ng MRT-3, ilang pagbabago sa protocol ang ipatutupad gaya ng pagkuha ng impormasyon ng mga sasakay na pasahero....

 2020-07-10 11:50 

Manila Standard

Seoul mayor takes own life after #MeToo...

The mayor of Seoul, a contender to be South Korea's next president and a former human rights lawyer, took his own life a day after he was accused of sexual harassment, authorities said Friday....

 2020-07-10 11:48 

ABS-CBN

'Parang may namatay,' says Ernie Lopez on denial of ABS-CBN's franchise bid...

Ernie Lopez admitted that the lawmakers' decision against ABS-CBN has caused pain to the family, but he hoped it would also serve as a lesson for them to "do better."...

 2020-07-10 11:45 

Manila Standard

Kim's sister says 'no need' for new US-Nokor summit...

The powerful sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said Friday there was "no need" for another summit with the United States unless Washington offered a "decisive change" in approach....

 2020-07-10 11:43 

Cebu Daily News

PCW on former commissioner: Epitome of an empowered woman...

CEBU CITY, Philippines — As it moves forward with a new leader, the Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) honored its former chairperson, Dr. Rhodora Masilang-Bucoy, for leading the agency within a span of nearly four years. PCW, in a statement, hail...

 2020-07-10 11:43 

Philippine Star

WHO pair head to China for virus origin scoping mission...

An epidemiologist and an animal health specialist from the World Health Organization were flying to China on Friday to try and identify the animal source of the new coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-07-10 11:40 

Manila Standard

China to impose 'reciprocal' measures vs US...

China said Friday it will impose tit-for-tat measures on US institutions and individuals who "behave badly" on Xinjiang-related issues after Washington slapped sanctions on Chinese officials over a crackdown on Uighurs and other Turkic Muslims in ...

 2020-07-10 11:37 

Cebu Daily News

DILG-7 issues show cause order to 2 more brgy chiefs...

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Department of the Interior and Local Government in Central Visayas (DILG-7) has filed show cause orders to two more barangay chiefs in Cebu City. In a statement on July 10, 2020, DILG-7 said they issued the orders to Bul...

 2020-07-10 11:37 

Philippine Star

China bans some food imports after coronavirus detected on shrimp...

China temporarily banned food imports from three Ecuadorian companies after detecting coronavirus on packaging for frozen shrimp, following fresh scrutiny on refrigerated goods after a recent disease outbreak in Beijing....

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