Lawmaker scores DOT’s P100-M web project

ANTIPOLO City, Sept. 21, 2010—Kabataan Rep. Raymond V. Palatino assailed the Department of Tourism’s “overpriced” website project saying that there are more practical and cost-efficient ways of attracting foreigners in visiting the country. The DOT proposes to acquire P100-million worth of funds to finance its web development project that will include a 360-degree photography, digital […]

Fisherfolk group scores DENR P1-B computer project

MANILA, Sept. 21, 2010—Members of the Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (Pamalakaya) scored the P1-Billion computer project of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), saying that it is just a “brazen wasting of taxpayers’ money.” The DENR proposes to buy 50,000 computer sets, softwares and web cameras, which, according to Pamalakaya […]

Migrants’ group accuses MECO, POEA of human trafficking

The Asian Pacific Mission for Migrants (APPM) has charged the Manila Economic and Cultural Office (MECO), the Philippines’ quasi-labor body in Taiwan and the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) of human trafficking as the agencies allowed 13 overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to sign an addendum in a contract with a Taiwanese company, which Taiwanese law had declared illegal since 1999.

Badyet ng DOH para sa 2011 namumurong matapyas

Taliwas sa naunang pa­ngako ng Pangulong Benigno S. Aquino III na bibigyang-halaga nito ang kalusugan nina Maria at Juan dela Cruz, bawas na pondo para sa pampublikong mga ospital ang nasasaad sa inihaing panukalang badyet nito sa taong 2011. Ito ang naging obserbasyon ng IBON Foundation, Inc. isang indipendiyenteng ahensiya sa pananaliksik. “Ang aytem sa […]

Fisherfolk group scores DENR P1-B computer project

Members of the Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamaalakaya ng Pilipinas (Pamalakaya) scored the P1-Billion computer project of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), saying that it is just a “brazen wasting of taxpayers’ money.”

Lawmaker scores DOT’s P100-M web project; Website development shouldn’t be too costly—Kabataan partylist

Kabataan Rep. Raymond V. Palatino assailed the Department of Tourism’s “overpriced” website project saying that there are more practical and cost-efficient ways of attracting foreigners in visting the country.

Migrante nababahala sa kundisyon ng 100 Pinoy prisoners

Pinatututukan nga­yon ng grupong Migrante-Middle East (Migrante-ME) ang kalagayan ng mahi­git 100 presong Pilipino sa Saudi matapos na mapabalitang limang (5) Ethiopian ang namatay dahil sa pagkainis (asphyxiation) o kakapusan ng hininga dahil sa overcrowding ng mga bilangguan sa naturang bansa. Nabatid kay John Leonard Monterona, koordineytor ng Migrante-ME sa Gitnang Sila­ngan ng PINAS The […]