PH GDP grows 6.8%, Kim on Trump, Pacquiao on Mayweather | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: The Philippines' economy grows by 6.8% in the first quarter of 2018.  Former president Benigno Aquino slams the latest plunder complaint filed by the Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption against him, saying the charge is a 'ploy' of its members to get government posts.  Malaysia's former leader Mahathir Mohamad says he expects to ........»»

Category: newsSource: rappler rapplerMay 10th, 2018

Duterte on women, Richest senators, Trump and Cohen | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Malacañang denies the Duterte administration is discriminating against women.  Senators Cynthia Villar and Manny Pacquiao remain the richest senators in 2017, according to their Statements of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth.  President Rodrigo Duterte attends the senior high school graduation of his granddaughter Isabelle.  United States President Donald Trump reimbursed ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 17th, 2018

Ronnie Dayan, Marcos burial, Mayweather-Pacquiao | Evening wRap

Ronnie Dayan, Marcos burial, Mayweather-Pacquiao | Evening wRap.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2016

Peace talks, Leni on pesos, Trump salutes NorKor General | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler:  The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) asked President Rodrigo Duterte to  postpone the formal resumption of peace talks  with communists by 3 months. The Philippine National Police (PNP) on Friday, June 15, confirmed that the primary suspect in the killing of  Catholic priest Richmond Nilo in Nueva Ecija  had been arrested. Vice President Leni Robredo said the government should explain what ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 15th, 2018

Roque and fishermen, Roilo Golez, Trump-Kim summit | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: To prove fruits of PH-China 'friendship,' Roque brings fishermen to press briefing . Ex-national security adviser, congressman Roilo Golez dies . Criminal probe vs Paolo Duterte over his SALN – Morales. Trump, Kim arrive for U.S.–North Korea summit. Agot Isidro isn't closing doors on 2019 Senate run?.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 11th, 2018

Duterte’s satisfaction rating, SC ousts Sereno, Mayweather in Davao City | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: A Social Weather Stations survey shows President Rodrigo Duterte's net satisfaction rating declined by 12 points from +70 last December to +58 in March.  The Supreme Court ousts Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno.  Foreign Secretary Alan Cayetano says Kuwait has assured the Philippines of its 'firm commitment' to give additional protection to overseas ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 11th, 2018

Tulfo brothers to return P60M, Robredo backs Sereno, Mayweather to visit Manila | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: The Tulfo brothers  are returning the 60 million pesos paid to them by the Tourism Department.  Vice President Leni Robredo  backs Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, who faces potential ouster from the Supreme Court.  Rappler Holdings Corporation and Rappler CEO Maria Ressa  accuse the Bureau of Internal Revenue of 'selective justice' in the 133-million-peso tax evasion complaint it filed against the social news network and ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 8th, 2018

Mon Jimenez, Duterte in Time Magazine, Cosby and Polanski | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler:  NBI files graft complaint vs ex-DOT chief Jimenez over P1-B ad campaign. TIME feature on Duterte affirms 'strong, decisive' leadership, says Malacañang. Trump admits reimbursing lawyer for porn star payoff . Film Academy expels actor Bill Cosby, director Roman Polanski . Google building social gaming startup Arcade . Executive ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 4th, 2018

Malacañang on Cayetano, COA on PTV, Giuliani on Trump | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Malacañang says President Rodrigo Duterte continues to trust Foreign Secretary Alan Cayetano despite the Philippines' diplomatic crisis with Kuwait.  The Commission on Audit flags the People’s Television Network for spending P157.322 million in 2017 on various projects with inadequate or absent documents and approvals.  Malacañang says ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2018

PDEA on drug list, Duterte signs contractualization EO, Mueller on Trump | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Chief Aaron Aquino says they will apologize if their newly released drug list turns out to have errors.  President Rodrigo Duterte on Labor Day signs an executive order banning illegal contracting and sub-contracting.  Australian nun Patricia Fox vows to return to the Philippines.  The Land Transportation Office in Western Visayas wants to immediately remove some 1,800 unregistered ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 1st, 2018

Pulse Asia survey, Duterte on contractualization, Comey’s memos on Trump | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: A Pulse Asia survey shows reelectionist Senator Grace Poe is the current front runner in the 2019 senatorial elections with 70.8% voters' preference.  At least 13 drug suspects are killed in the Philippine National Police's anti-illegal drugs operations, just a day after new national police chief Oscar Albayalde was sworn into ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 20th, 2018

Albayalde on PNP, Bello on ‘endo,’ Trump on Kim | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: New Philippine National Police chief Oscar Albayalde vows to continue the 'low-key but stern' leadership he has been known for.  Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III  confirms there will no longer be an executive order against contractualization.  The Consultative Committee finalizes its wording of Article 1 of its draft charter, firming up the country's stance on ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018

Malacañang on PES official, PCOO on Facebook fact-checking, Comey on Trump | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Malacañang says the Philippines merely exercised its sovereign right when it barred a European political party official from entering the country.  The Presidential Communications Operations Office expresses its opposition to Facebook's tie-up with Rappler and Vera Files for fact-checking news.  Former and current members of the police's Special Action Force file charges before the Ombudsman against its former ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 16th, 2018

Zuckerberg on Facebook, Duterte and Xi on West Philipines Sea, Trump on Russia | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg concedes the regulation of social media companies is 'inevitable.'  Facebook announces its partnership with Rappler and Vera Files for a third-party fact-checking program in the Philippines.  Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese President Xi Jinping give the 'go signal' for their countries to craft a framework for joint exploration in the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 12th, 2018

Atio Castillo case, Carpio’s SALN, Catalan elections | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Today on Rappler: 10 Aegis Juris fratmen now in NBI custody . Carpio rebuffs Sereno: I submitted all 10 required SALNs . Catalan separatist candidate fails to win regional presidency . Facebook's Sandberg: We'll keep working to make users feel safe . Trump names hawk Bolton as national security advisor.  Executive Producer / Writer.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 23rd, 2018

Duterte on bank records, Lorenzana on Mercado, Trump admits Russian meddling in U.S. polls | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte says he will 'give authority' to the Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission or PACC to look into his bank records.  Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana blames sacked Navy Chief Ronald Mercado for controversy surrounding the government's P15.7-billion frigate acquisition project.  An information technology expert says the server logs presented by Senator ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 7th, 2018

Calida on SC order, Duque demands Sanofi refund,Trump on Kim | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Solicitor General Jose Calida refuses to comply with the order of the Supreme Court to provide full documentation of the over 3,000 deaths that occurred during police operations in the war on drugs.  Health Secretary Francisco Duque III  officially demands a P1.4-billion refund from Sanofi Pasteur for Dengvaxia dengue vaccine vials ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 12th, 2018

Petition vs tax reform law, Malacanang on comfort woman statue, Trump on NoKor talks | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Leftist lawmakers ask the Supreme Court to strike down the tax reform law. Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio has declined the invitation to testify in the House justice committee hearing on the impeachment complaint against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno.  Malacañang says President Rodrigo Duterte will not ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 11th, 2018

Malacanang on foreign trips, Grab fare increase, Trump slams book | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Senior Deputy Executive Secretary Menardo Guevarra says fired presidential appointees cannot say their foreign trips were approved by President Rodrigo Duterte.  Secretary Francisco Duque III says the Health Department will not file cases against officials who should be held accountable for the now-suspended dengue vaccination program.  Grab asks the Land Transportation ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 5th, 2018

Dengvaxia sale suspended, Marina chief fired, Trump slams Bannon | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: The Food and Drug Administration suspends the sale of the controversial Dengvaxia dengue vaccine for a year.  Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio shrugs off news she made it to the Magic 12 of two surveys on preferred senatorial candidates for the 2019 elections.  President Rodrigo Duterte fires another government official for ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 4th, 2018

Case vs Trillanes, CPP vs Duterte, Trump on climate change | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Paolo Duterte, Mans Carpio file civil case vs Trillanes . CPP 50th anniversary goal: ‘ Overthrow Duterte regime .' SC orders government to answer petition vs martial law . Mandaluyong police chief, 10 cops relieved over 'mistaken identity' shooting . As cold wave sweeps North America, Trump makes light of climate change  .....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 29th, 2017