Senate of the Philippines

Type: Organization
Name: Senate of the Philippines
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

SWS Survey Results: Senate & House Got Lowest Ratings Under Pres. Aquino

The Social Weather Stations (SWS) released the latest “satisfaction” survey results for both the House of Representative and the Philippine Senate. According to the survey results, the two chambers of the Philippine Legislative Branch of government got ... [Published Philippine News - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Senate capacity unaffected by pork barrel scandal

We can’t understand how applying our antigraft laws to the pork barrel scam has become the “emasculation of the Senate,” as Amando Doronila put it in his June 23 column, considering that the chamber has thrown its support behind the administration’s anticorruption ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

AirAsia eyes flights to Indonesia

By Miguel R. Camus Philippine Daily InquirerMANILA, Philippines–Malaysian budget airline giant AirAsia Bhd, through its local units, said it would pursue flights from Manila to Indonesia should planned air talks result to more flights, a senior company ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Philippines holds second senator over corruption

A second Philippine senator, the son of a former president ousted in 2001 on corruption charges, turned himself in to authorities yesterday after an anti-graft court ordered his arrest for the misuse of Philippine congressional funds.Philippine President ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Jun 23 2014]
First reported Jun 21 2014 - Updated Jun 21 2014 - 1 reports

Prisoner president in 2016?

I HAVE written enough about Bong Revilla. I really think I do. Which is rather strange since I cannot remember having written anything about him at all during the 10 years or so that he has been senator.But I can’t resist writing one more time (I hope) ... [Published Sun Star Network - Jun 21 2014]
First reported Jun 21 2014 - Updated Jun 21 2014 - 1 reports

Learn procedures governing Senate investigations

MANILA, Philippines - When you, your client or your boss are called or invited to a Senate investigation to testify as a witness or as an expert resource person, do you know what to do, how to behave or answer the questions without getting into trouble? ... [Published Philippine Star - Jun 21 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 21 2014 - 1 reports

Bong hit for bringing camera crew to Sandiganbayan

MANILA, Philippines — When Senator Ramon "Bong" Revilla, Jr. had a camera crew follow him from his house in Bacoor, Cavite to submit himself before the Sandiganbayan in Quezon City, Filipinos posted angry comments on social networks.Many asked what the ... [Published Philippine Star - Jun 20 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

PERRYSCOPE – The price to pay for peace

By Perry DiazE ver  since the United States and the Philippines signed the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) last April 28, 2014, a lot of Filipinos have been asking: Will the U.S. defend the Ayungin Reef against Chinese invasion? I wish this ... [Published Kabayan Weekly - Jun 20 2014]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 1 reports

Manila court bans foreign trips of 3 lawmakers

MANILA: A special court has issued hold-departure orders banning three senior members of the Philippine Senate from going abroad in connection with the plunder charges filed against them and several others.The orders were issued by the three divisions ... [Published The Gulf Today - Jun 18 2014]
First reported Jun 16 2014 - Updated Jun 16 2014 - 1 reports

Indicted Filipino lawmaker wants to be president

MANILA: A senior member of the Philippine Senate who has been indicted for plunder before a special court in connection with the country’s biggest corruption scandal confirmed he was available as candidate in the 2016 presidential election.“If we need ... [Published The Gulf Today - Jun 16 2014]
First reported Jun 15 2014 - Updated Jun 15 2014 - 1 reports

Trillanes to head PH delegation to 2015 Universiade

9:53 pmFederation of School Sports Association of the Philippines (FESSAP) President David Ong named Senator Antonio Trillanes as the country’s delegation head to the 28th Summer Universiade in Gwangju City, Korea scheduled on July 3 to 14, 2015.Ong together ... [Published Manila Times - Jun 15 2014]
First reported Jun 13 2014 - Updated Jun 13 2014 - 1 reports

GoNegosyo Bill Ratified by the Philippine Senate

The Philippine Senate ratified the bicameral conference committee report about the GoNegosyo Act of 2013. The measure will seek to strengthen micro and small medium enterprises (SMEs) in the Philippines.Senator Paolo “Bam” Aquino IV, chairman of the Senate ... [Published Philippine News - Jun 13 2014]

Quotes

"The sums paid to the victims indicate that you were willing to exploit the vulnerability of these children for your own sexual gratification, showing no regard for their welfare. You actively encouraged sexual abuse of these children and gave instructions about what you wanted to view,’’ Judge Davis said."
"Pangatlo, do not ever call my brothers or anyone "bobo" sapagkat walang bobo sa mundo. Kung mayroon man, siguro ikaw na po yun dahil ginagamit mo ang laos mong kasikatan sa pamamagitan ng paninira sa ibang tao without even knowing the truth about anything at tuluyang naniniwala sa haka haka. That is all I have to say about your judgmental ways and I do hope that God blesses you and your evil ways."
"Dr. Benitez has worn many hats and achieved so much not only for herself but also for the Filipino nation. She continues to live a very fruitful life because at 100 years old, she still serves as the Chairperson of the Board of Trustees of the Philippine Women's University. I wish all Filipinos would strive to replicate her fearlessness, vision, resilience and innovative spirit to nurture a better, greener and more sustainable future" said Legarda
"Ako po'y naging bise gobernador ninyo. Naging gobernador. Ni isang kaso wala. Tapos noong ako’y tumuntong ng Senado, noong pumutok ang aking pangalan na ako'y tatakbo ng pangulo, ito na ang inabot" he had said

More Content

All (107) | News (96) | Reports (0) | Blogs (11) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Good faith, bad faith [Published Philippines Daily Tribune - Jul 09 2014]
SWS Survey Results: Senate & House Got Lowest R... [Published Philippine News - Jul 07 2014]
Melbourne man jailed over webcam sex offences i... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Jul 07 2014]
Abono's Initiative [Published Sunday Punch - Jul 04 2014]
Understanding the DAP decision [Published Manila Standard Today - Jul 04 2014]
Twitter war: Mo Twister vs Estrada kids [Published Rappler - Jul 04 2014]
TANUSON AN BIKO: Daang Matuwid—a grand ‘Budol-b... [Published Bicol Mail - Jul 03 2014]
Noy, Abad, LP all culpable [Published Philippines Daily Tribune - Jul 03 2014]
Senate capacity unaffected by pork barrel scandal [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 27 2014]
Legarda Honors Centenarian Helena Benitez [Published Senate of the Philippines - Jun 27 2014]
Eminent educator marks centennial 2 Cardinals a... [Published Philippine Star - Jun 26 2014]
AirAsia eyes flights to Indonesia [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 25 2014]
Who’s to blame for misfits in Philippine politics? [Published Rappler - Jun 24 2014]
Philippines holds second senator over corruption [Published Taipei Times Online - Jun 23 2014]
AirAsia seeking flights to Burma [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 22 2014]
The Literary Giant that was Tony Enriquez [Published Kagay-an.com - Jun 22 2014]
Prisoner president in 2016? [Published Sun Star Network - Jun 21 2014]
Learn procedures governing Senate investigations [Published Philippine Star - Jun 21 2014]
‘Ginisa sa sariling bawang’ [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 21 2014]
Indicted Filipino senator surrenders [Published The Gulf Today - Jun 20 2014]
Bong hit for bringing camera crew to Sandiganbayan [Published Philippine Star - Jun 20 2014]
Proposed unified student financial assistance s... [Published PH House of Representatives - Jun 20 2014]
PERRYSCOPE – The price to pay for peace [Published Kabayan Weekly - Jun 20 2014]
‘Our leaders, our problem’ [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jun 19 2014]
Manila court bans foreign trips of 3 lawmakers [Published The Gulf Today - Jun 18 2014]
Oh come, Oh come Emmanuel (Or why Emmanuel Mija... [Published Bulatlat.com - Jun 17 2014]
Drilon JOins Freedom Walk with Differently-able... [Published Daily Zamboanga Times - Jun 17 2014]
Indicted Filipino lawmaker wants to be president [Published The Gulf Today - Jun 16 2014]
Trillanes to head PH delegation to 2015 Univers... [Published Manila Times - Jun 15 2014]
PERRYSCOPE – Rebuilding U.S.-Philippine alliance [Published Kabayan Weekly - Jun 13 2014]
1 2 3 4
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Manila Welcomes U.S. Muscle to Counter Beijing [Published Foreign Policy BlogsForeign Policy Blogs | The ... - May 02 2014]
Photo: The Filipino Times After an absence of more than 20 years, American forces will return to the Philippines under a 10-year agreement reached between the two countries on Monday in conjunction with U.S. President Barack Obama’s recent visit to ...
U.S.-Philippines Pact Could Boost Arms Sales [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Apr 28 2014]
A new 10-year security pact between the United States and the Philippines could lead to modest increases in U.S. weapons sales in coming years, especially for maritime surveillance equipment, analysts said on Sunday.The agreement, to be signed on Monday, ...
U.S.-Philippines pact could modestly boost Amer... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Apr 28 2014]
/p> By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A new 10-year security pact between the United States and the Philippines could lead to modest increases in U.S. weapons sales in coming years, especially for maritime surveillance equipment, analysts ...
US-Philippine security pact could modestly boos... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Apr 28 2014]
WASHINGTON – A new 10-year security pact between the United States and the Philippines could lead to modest increases in U.S. weapons sales in coming years, especially for maritime surveillance equipment, analysts said on Sunday. The agreement, to be ...
US-PH pact could modestly boost American arms s... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Apr 28 2014]
WASHINGTON – A new 10-year security pact between the United States and the Philippines could lead to modest increases in U.S. weapons sales in coming years, especially for maritime surveillance equipment, analysts said on Sunday. The agreement, to be ...
1 2 3
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.