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Duterte campaign officer: Cambridge Analytica had no hand in presidential run

Duterte campaign officer: Cambridge Analytica had no hand in presidential run.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: pep pepApr 12th, 2018

Duterte denies Cambridge Analytica hand in campaign

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Friday denied any link to a British political consulting firm currently at the center of a controversy involving the improper sharing of data from millions of Facebook accounts. Duterte issued the statement after his campaign team was dragged into the controversy involving Cambridge Analytica after they were seen in a May 2015 photograph [...] The post Duterte denies Cambridge Analytica hand in campaign appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsApr 13th, 2018

Rappler Talk: Did Duterte s campaign team work with Cambridge Analytica?

BOOKMARK THIS PAGE TO WATCH THE INTERVIEW WITH POMPEE LA VIÑA AT 4PM MANILA, Philippines – Rappler talks to Juan Gabriel "Pompee" La Viña, the person responsible for crafting President Rodrigo Duterte's social media strategy for his 2016 presidential campaign. After photos surfaced of suspended Cambridge Analytica CEO Alexander Nix with Duterte's ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 11th, 2018

Palace: Duterte ‘did not purchase’ Facebook data

By Arjay L. Balinbin, Reporter PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte “did not purchase” Facebook data from UK consultancy firm Cambridge Analytica for his presidential campaign in 2016, Malacañang said on Tuesday. “The President won the election fair and square with an overwhelming mandate of over 16 million votes and a margin of over six million. Support […] The post Palace: Duterte ‘did not purchase’ Facebook data appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 10th, 2018

Duterte campaign team never paid for Cambridge Analytica services – Malacañang

MANILA, Philippines – Malacañang denied that the campaign team of President Rodrigo Duterte ever transacted with Cambridge Analytica for election-related services. Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque quoted Finance Secretary Sonny Dominguez in a statement sent to media on Tuesday, April 10. "The Secretary of Finance, in his capacity as treasurer of ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 10th, 2018

Cambridge Analytica to close after Facebook data scandal

LONDON: Cambridge Analytica, the British marketing analytics firm, announced on Wednesday that it was closing and would file for insolvency in Britain and the United States after failing to recover from the Facebook data scandal. The decision follows weeks of intense pressure on the company, hired by Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, after allegations emerged it [...] The post Cambridge Analytica to close after Facebook data scandal appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2018

Duterte did not buy data to win election — spokesman

President Rodrigo Duterte's election victory in 2016 did not rely on information bought from anybody and his campaign team did not hire political consultancy Cambridge Analytica, his spokesman said on Tuesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsApr 11th, 2018

Malacañang on Cambridge Analytica, Sereno vs De Castro, Sandiganbayan on Napoles | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Malacañang denies President Rodrigo Duterte's campaign ever transacted with Cambridge Analytica for election-related services.  Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno clashes with Associate Justice Teresita Leonardo De Castro during the oral arguments for the quo warranto petition to remove the Chief Magistrate.  The Sandiganbayan denies the motion of alleged pork barrel ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 10th, 2018

Duterte election team did not pay Cambridge Analytica for campaign services - Roque

Duterte election team did not pay Cambridge Analytica for campaign services - Roque.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsApr 10th, 2018

Duterte social media campaign manager: ‘Nix influenced my work’

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – After photos surfaced of suspended Cambridge Analytica CEO Alexander Nix with President Rodrigo Duterte's campaign insiders, Duterte's social media director said he remembers Nix's talk but denies working with Cambridge Analytica's parent company, Strategic Communication Laboratories (SCL). Jose Gabriel “Pompee” La Viña, who helped craft ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 9th, 2018

Text, emails to decide future polls – expert

(The Manila Times is reprinting this story, published on May 16, 2015, in light of the recent scandal in the US over the sharing of personal data of millions of Facebook users with Cambridge Analytica, a consultancy firm that worked for Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. Some experts believe that the culling of personal data helped [...] The post Text, emails to decide future polls – expert appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsApr 8th, 2018

ISIS, Brazil, Facebook: Your Thursday Briefing

Cambridge Analytica's parent company apparently helped Rodrigo Duterte win the Philippine presidential election, our former Europe Morning Briefing writer, Patrick Boehler,........»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsApr 6th, 2018

Cambridge Analytica denies data misuse amid UK regulator probe

LONDON, United Kingdom – Communications firm Cambridge Analytica said Monday, March 19, it "strongly denies" allegations it harvested data on 50 million Facebook users for Donald Trump's presidential campaign, as British regulators prepare to ask a court to allow access to its systems. The British data analysis company, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 20th, 2018

Environment groups blast gov’t on mining ‘turnaround’

Environment groups on Friday blasted the plan of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to issue more mineral reservations in the country as a "reversal" of Duterte government's supposed anti-mining policy.   In separate statements, the Center for Energy, Environment and Development and the Kalikasan People's Network for the Environment scored the DENR for its failure to live up to its mandate of safeguarding country's natural resources.   "If this (proposal) pushed through and gets affirmed by the President, this will then be a clear signal of the blatant reversal of anti-mining pronouncements of the President during his Presidential campaign an...Keep on reading: Environment groups blast gov’t on mining ‘turnaround’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 31st, 2018

Palace clarifies DU30’s P5M ‘ninja cop’ offer

When President Rodrigo Duterte said that he would give P5 million for a dead rogue cop, he probably did not mean actually killing a police officer accused of criminal activity, according to Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque. “Ang pagkakaintindi ko po reward money ‘yun para sa magbibigay ng impormasyon sa ninja….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 19th, 2018

‘I-pepe-dede-ralismo’ video sparks outrage

Days after describing Mocha Uson's inclusion in the federalism campaign as a "beautiful decision" and a "brilliant idea," Sen. Aquilino Pimentel III on Monday found himself eating crow, as a "filthy" video made by the sexy-dancer-turned-Duterte-administration-official supposedly promoting the proposed change in the form of government burned like wildfire on the internet. "I was wrong. I thought Mocha would help in explaining the concept of federalism," Pimentel said, taking back his own impression of the controversial assistant secretary at the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO). "Little did I know that they would only befoul the cause of federalism," said Pim...Keep on reading: ‘I-pepe-dede-ralismo’ video sparks outrage.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 6th, 2018

Heaven or hell, it’s our choice

Already going on his third year in office, former Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte could not still get over with his bitter campaign experience during the May 2016 presidential elections......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 5th, 2018

Reimposition of death penalty appears to be ‘dead’ in the Senate

The reimposition of death penalty seems to be already dead in the Senate. This after several senators expressed opposition against legislating one of the campaign promisesof President Rodrigo Duterte. After Vatican declared death penalty as inadmissible, Malcaang on Friday said the revival of the death penalty is now in the Senate's hands. READ:Pope changes death penalty teaching, now 'inadmissible' Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque noted that the House of Representatives has already passed a bill that reimposes death penalty. However, Senator Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III, a staunch ally of the president, said "we won't reimpose it." Senator Sonny Angara said the me...Keep on reading: Reimposition of death penalty appears to be ‘dead’ in the Senate.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2018

Palace: War on graft yielding results

Malacaang pointed to graft cases filed against 17 local officials in Boracay as among those that showed progress in the Duterte administration's anticorruption campaign.   In a statement, presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said President Rodrigo Duterte's "Sibak, Sibak, Sibak" campaign did not spare even Cabinet officials.   The 8888 hotline, which the President had ordered set up to receive complaints from the people, had an "average resolution rate of 93.2 percent in 2017," according to Roque. ---Julie M. Aurelio...Keep on reading: Palace: War on graft yielding results.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 14th, 2018

Palace spokesman rates Duterte s war on drugs 8.5 out of 10

Presidential spokesman Harry Roque gave President Duterte a high grade of 8.5 out of 10 in the war on illegal drugs, claiming that the controversial campaign is enjoying popular support in the country......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 10th, 2018

Panelo blasts Aquino indictment over DAP

President Duterte's chief legal counsel has downplayed the case former President Benigno Aquino III is facing over the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) as a mere "consuelo de bobo" indictment.   While Aquino's indictment may be a development in the fight against graft and corruption, the charge filed is not enough, said chief presidential legal counsel Salvador Panelo.   "While in the narrow sense, the indictment is a welcome development or push in [the] relentless campaign against graft and corruption, it must be noted, however, that the charge is but a consuelo de bobo indictment," he said on Friday.   Panelo issued the statement days after the O...Keep on reading: Panelo blasts Aquino indictment over DAP.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018