Don’t pay Belgian dredging firm, P-Noy told

MANILA, Sept. 27, 2011—Militant fisherfolk group, Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (Pamalakaya), urged the Benigno C. Aquino III government not to pay the Belgian firm hired to do the dredging of the 90,000-hectare (222,394.843 acres) Laguna Lake in Luzon. Advertisements

Create pro-people measures, Aquino gov’t told

As the new administration is now on the process of reviewing the current economic and political policies, independent think-tank IBON Foundation, Inc. had suggested to Pres. Benigno Simeon C. Aquino III to create economic policies that are pro-people or those which will not hurt the pockets of the poor.