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Proposed dynasty ban ‘self-executing‘

Ped xing “I am not color-blind. I know the world is black and white”—John Mayer No more ambiguities, generalities, and grey areas. Drafters of changes to the basic law of the land have just removed the ( the black hole ) or the ( twilight zone ) in the basic….....»»

Category: newsSource: journal journalMar 14th, 2018

Con-Com finalizes wording of anti-dynasty provision

MANILA, Philippines – After 4 days of intense discussion, the Consultative Committee (Con-Com) finally decided on the wording of the self-executing provision that would regulate political dynasties in the new federal constitution they will propose to President Rodrigo Duterte. The Con-Com arrived at the wording on Wednesday, March 14. The wording ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 15th, 2018

Proposed dynasty ban ‘self-executing‘

Ped xing “I am not color-blind. I know the world is black and white”—John Mayer No more ambiguities, generalities, and grey areas. Drafters of changes to the basic law of the land have just removed the ( the black hole ) or the ( twilight zone ) in the basic….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMar 14th, 2018

ConCom set to vote on anti-dynasty provisions

By Arjay L. Balinbin PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte’s Charter review body is set to decide on Monday, March 12, on the final “architecture” of the anti-dynasty provisions. “The Consultative Committee (ConCom) to Review the 1987 Constitution is set to vote at its en banc meeting on Monday on a set of self-executing constitutional provisions that could spell […] The post ConCom set to vote on anti-dynasty provisions appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMar 11th, 2018

Charter review body wants to regulate political dynasties

By Arjay L. Balinbin The Philippines’ federal constitution will have “stricter, self-executing anti-dynasty provisions,” President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s Charter review body announced on Wednesday, March 7. “[A] consensus emerged among the members of the Consultative Committee (ConCom) reviewing the 1987 constitution to provide strong, self-executing provisions to regulate political dynasties,” said the office of ConCom […] The post Charter review body wants to regulate political dynasties appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMar 8th, 2018

Con-Com leaning toward regulating political dynasties in proposed charter

MANILA, Philippines – The Consultative Committee (Con-Com) tentatively agreed to include a self-executing provision regulating political dynasties in the new constitution they will propose to President Rodrigo Duterte and Congress. Con-Com member and former dean of De La Salle University's College of Liberal Arts Julio Teehankee ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 7th, 2018

Political dynasties threaten Bangsamoro success — Ateneo dean

  Banning political dynasties in the proposed Bangsamoro autonomous region would give it a "fighting chance" to grow alternative leaders and strengthen their political parties, the dean of Ateneo School of Government stressed on Thursday.   Dr. Ronald Mendoza's statement comes after Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon asked if he should continue to push for an anti-political dynasty provision in the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), which seeks to replace the existing Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM).   READ: Drilon pushes for provision prohibiting political dynasties in BBL   Mendoza supported Drilon's move citing that the "average ef...Keep on reading: Political dynasties threaten Bangsamoro success — Ateneo dean.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2018

Inclusion of anti-dynasty provision in BBL pushed in Senate

MANILA, Philippines – Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Monday, February 5, proposed for the inclusion of an anti-political dynasty provision in the pending Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL). Drilon, author of Senate Bill No. 230 or the Anti-Political Dynasty Act, said it is a “fair provision” that would correct "issues ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 5th, 2018

Make anti-dynasty clause 'self-executing,' subsidize political parties —Pimentel - GMA News

Make anti-dynasty clause 'self-executing,' subsidize political parties —Pimentel - GMA News.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2017

Execution by hanging, firing squad included in proposed Death Penalty Law

MANILA, Philippines — Three methods may be used in executing the proposed Death Penalty Law — hanging, firing squad or lethal injection......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 1st, 2016

Hopes up for 2 long-awaited bills

When the new administration of President Aquino began six years ago, there was hope that finally two long-awaited pieces of legislation would finally make it. These were the proposed Anti-Dynasty Law.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 25th, 2016

Hopes up for 2 long-awaited bills

When the new administration of President Aquino began six years ago, there was hope that finally two long-awaited pieces of legislation would finally make it. These were the proposed Anti-Dynasty Law and Freedom of Information Law......»»

Category: newsSource:  mb.com.phRelated NewsJul 25th, 2016

DepEd: Proposed drug test for 10-year-old students violates law

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Education (DepEd) said the proposal of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) to conduct drug tests on students as young as 10 years old is against the law. The DepEd pointed out the fact in a statement on the PDEA proposal on Thursday, June ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News3 hr. 9 min. ago

DU30 first & apos;casualty& apos; of anti-dynasty provision under federalism - Manila Bulletin

DU30 first 'casualty' of anti-dynasty provision under federalism - Manila Bulletin.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated News9 hr. 10 min. ago

Another rate hike unlikely – HSBC

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) will not need to hike interest rates further this year should Congress pass a proposed law that is expected to lower rice prices, banking giant HSBC said. “[P]assage of a government proposal to end quantitative restrictions (QR) on rice imports should put downward pressure on headline prices and help [...] The post Another rate hike unlikely – HSBC appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated News9 hr. 56 min. ago

Labor group explains downside of working from home

While the proposed "work from home scheme" is a welcome proposal for most workers, a labor group said that it might also have adverse effects on employees. According to Gerard Seno, executive vice president of Associated Labor Unions (ALU), working from home will help employees save time, avoid "disease-causing stress," and cut expenses, but there is also a downside. "The arrangement may also deprive workers of their right to organize themselves as a union and to collective bargaining for better wages and benefits," Seno said in a statement on Thursday. House Bill 7402 or the Telecommuting Act has passed the third and final reading in the House of Representatives. READ: House...Keep on reading: Labor group explains downside of working from home.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News13 hr. 36 min. ago

Is the proposed Mega Manila subway aligned with West Valley Fault?

An international journalist has noticed that the planned Metro Manila subway projected to go operational within the next decade is aligned with the West Valley Fault, identified as the possible source of a feared future earthquake. Faulty ground? Floyd Whaley, a journalist who has worked for publications such as the Los Angeles Times and New […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated News18 hr. 35 min. ago

Proposed federal charter provides no term extension for President, VP - GMA News

Proposed federal charter provides no term extension for President, VP - GMA News.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated News21 hr. 56 min. ago

IRC gains traction in $3.7-billion Makati rail project

IRC Properties Inc. has been granted original proponent status for a proposed $3.7 billion intra city rail transport system in Makati......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 21st, 2018

Roque opposes bill penalizing fake news purveyors

Presidential spokesman Harry Roque and officials of the Presidential Communications Operations Office opposed yesterday a proposed bill seeking to penalize government officials found to be purveyors of “fake news.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 21st, 2018

IRC gets original proponent status for Makati mass transport system

IRC Properties, Inc. secured original proponent status from the Makati government for its proposed $3.7-billion intra-city rail transport system. The post IRC gets original proponent status for Makati mass transport system appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJun 20th, 2018