Poe wants hearings on federalism information drive

Sen. Grace Poe has urged the Senate to look into the government's information drive for the proposed shift to federalism after a video by Presidential Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson reaped wide criticism......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarAug 10th, 2018

Duterte to lead federalism info drive launch

President Duterte himself would lead the start of the information drive on the proposed federal constitution, an official said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 20th, 2018

Duterte to grace opening of federalism info drive

President Rodrigo Duterte will personally attend the opening of the information campaign on federalism, the Consultative Committee to Review the 1987 Constitution (Con-com) said yesterday. In an emailed statement, the Con-com said Duterte expressed his intent to join the information drive on federalism, which his administration seeks to adopt as….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 19th, 2018

Poe seeks probe on information drive budget for federalism

The Senate is set to conduct a probe into the P90-million fund for the administration’s information campaign on federalism......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 11th, 2018

National ID, Federalism Budget, Kris Aquino | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: A big majority of Filipinos support a national identification system. Senators Loren Legarda and Francis Escudero question the country's economic managers on the P90-million budget for the information drive on federalism. The Manila Regional Trial Court or RTC Branch 19 clears Satur Ocampo, Rafael Baylosis, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 9th, 2018

Palace wants Mocha Uson ‘disengaged’ from federalism info campaign

From the outset, the “little president” was against tapping Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson for the federalism information drive, and she has been asked to “disengage” from the campaign......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 7th, 2018

P90M set for info drive on federalism

AS much as P90 million may be allocated for a “massive” government information drive on Malacañang’s proposed federal constitution, Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque said yesterday. Roque said P50 million of the fund will be from the budget savings of President Rodrigo Duterte’s Consultative Committee (Con-Com). “The initial amount identified is….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJul 26th, 2018

Admin to step up info drive on charter change, federalism

Malacaang on Monday promised to double down on an information campaign to counter worsening public rejection of its proposal to amend the Constitution for a shift to federalism. Refusing to be disheartened by the Pulse Asia poll finding that 67 percent of Filipinos opposed moves to amend the Constitution, the Palace picked through the survey results and settled on the awareness figures to defend the proposal. "We would like to point out that 55 percent of respondents have heard, read or watched anything about the proposals to change the 1987 Constitution before the survey was conducted or only during the time the survey was held," presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said in a sta...Keep on reading: Admin to step up info drive on charter change, federalism.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 17th, 2018

Needed: Campaign for, against federalism

“There hardly has been any all-out information drive.” A new charter adopting the federal system of government, has been drafted by the Duterte-appointed Consultative Commission (ConCom), which is to be shortly submitted to the President for his review and revisions, should there be any. This will then be sent to Congress, presumably with the two […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJul 5th, 2018

Senators want info drive amid public sentiments vs cha-cha, federalism

MANILA, Philippines – Administration senators said an information drive is needed after a recent poll showed majority of Filipinos are against charter change and federalism. A Pulse Asia survey conducted from March 23 to 28 showed that around 64% are against amending the 1987 Constitution, 23% are in favor of changing ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2018

Commission to campaign for federalism next year

DAVAO CITY, Philippines – President Duterte said a commission would be formed early next year to go around the country for an information drive to increase p.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 28th, 2016

Pimentel eyes federalism information drive

MANILA, Philippines — Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III plans to pursue a massive information drive on federalism in response to the result of a.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2016

Cebu s longest-running football league coming to Luzon

In an effort to expand its reach in developing football nationwide at the grassroots level, AboitizLand is bringing Cebu’s longest running football league, Aboitiz Football Cup (AFC), for the first time in Luzon with the Aboitiz Pitch in The Outlets at Lipa as its main venue. Simultaneous with the 20th season of the Visayas leg, the Aboitiz Football Cup in Luzon will have 15 categories ranging from Mixed-U7 to Men’s Open. Partnering with  RSA1Group (RSA Una Group, Inc.), a sports marketing and management agency based in Luzon, it is  expected to host more than 100 teams composed of approximately 3,000 players, coaching staff, technical team, partners, and spectators  from all over Luzon. “Last year, we promised to bring the Aboitiz Football Cup to the national football scene and we’re just happy to accomplish that. Now, we envision to make AFC as the country’s premier football league as we continue to provide education through sports and provide a venue for local players to compete and exhibit their skills,” said Dudes Aboitiz, AboitizLand Commercial Business Unit Head. With the Aboitiz Pitch as its home venue, AFC - Luzon will kick off on October 13, 2018 at The Outlets at Lipa inside the Lima Estate located in Lipa-Malvar, Batangas. Games will be held every Saturday and Sunday and will run until mid-December.  The opening of Aboitiz Pitch alongside the expansion of AFC in Luzon reinforces the Aboitiz group’s objective to support the country’s grassroots football development, as well as in promoting  continuing education for football practitioners such as coaches and referees in the province and the region. Ultimately, The Outlets hopes to to host a Batangas-wide football club in the future and be the venue in developing homegrown athletes from the region.   About the Aboitiz Pitch Considered to be the largest artificial turf in Luzon, Aboitiz Pitch opened last June 2018 to complement global and local brands coming to The Outlets at Lipa. A 90-minute drive from Manila, The Outlets at Lipa is a 9.3-hectare property located inside Lima Estate located at Lipa - Malvar, Batangas. It will feature family-friendly open spaces with wide pathways, alongside an extensive variety of restaurants and food stops, positioning this shopping destination as one of AboitizLand’s biggest commercial developments.   For more information about the AFC-Luzon tournament, please contact the Secretariat at: Email: Mobile: +63 917 629 3599   For more information about the Aboitiz Pitch, please contact the admin at: Email: Mobile: +63 917 858 0077   Registration for the 1st AFC Luzon is ongoing until September 20, 2018. Visit the Aboitiz Football Cup official Facebook page for the latest news and updates......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsSep 14th, 2018

17,000 councilors support shift to federal system of government

Almost 17,000 city and municipal councilors nationwide have vowed to assist in disseminating information about federalism as they expressed full support for the administration’s move to shift to a new form of government. Source link link: 17,000 councilors support shift to federal system of government.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 12th, 2018

Sotto insists Senate not opposed to federalism

SENATE President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III yesterday defended the Senate against the comments of Leyte Rep. Vicente Veloso who called for a campaign against senators who are against federalism. “Rep. Veloso is getting ahead of himself by taunting the senators based on information that is without basis and common sense,”….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsSep 4th, 2018

Fire prevention drive needs boost

Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Christopher Lawrence ‘Bong’ Go on Tuesday directed the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) to intensify its information campaign as another big fire hit Parañaque City this week. “This is the second fire here in Barangay Tambo. First was in Bato, now here in Seaside,” Go told fire victims during […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsAug 29th, 2018

Capitol’s Traffic Info Drive in Schools Launched in Minglanilla

The Cebu Provincial Government, through the Capitol’s traffic management, Provincial Information Office (PIO), Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office (PDRRMO) and the Provincial School Board, launched the #SuLiD: Sugbo Likay Disgrasya campaign, with Lipata Elementary School in Minglanilla, Cebu as its pilot area. #SuLiD is an information drive that aims to educate students with the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsAug 20th, 2018

Mocha can still join federalism campaign if she sticks to official line — Andanar

Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson can still join the federalism information campaign as long as she follows the government line, Presidential Communications Operations Office head Martin Andanar said Tuesday. Source link link: Mocha can still join federalism campaign if she sticks to official line — Andanar.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 14th, 2018

Gov t officials opposing federalism just need more info, says Pimentel

Sen. Aquilino 'Koko' Pimentel III (Photo by JOSEPH VIDAL / Senate Public Relations and Information Bureau) Sen. Aquilino Pimentel III on Saturday said government officials against federal.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsAug 12th, 2018

Imee Marcos pushes for federalism drive

TACLOBAN CITY - Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos found the responses to a controversial video on federalism to be an overkill. 'We really need to push (campaign for) federalism because the aw.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsAug 12th, 2018

Gov’t officials opposing federalism just need more info, says Pimentel

Sen. Aquilino Pimentel III on Saturday said government officials against federalism would "need more information" on the proposed shift of government. He made this comment after Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III and other economic managers earlier told the Senate finance committee that federalism might damage the momentum of the country's economy. "Ang nakukuha ko naman sa sinasabi nila is they need more information. Kailangan lang nila ng karagdagang impormasyon," Pimentel, president of the ruling party pushing for federalism, told DWIZ. [What I'm getting from their remarks is they need more information. They just need more information.] READ: Economic managers cite r...Keep on reading: Gov’t officials opposing federalism just need more info, says Pimentel.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 11th, 2018