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SC urged: Stop Senate probe on Calida’s firm

Solicitor General Jose Calida and his family have asked the Supreme Court to issue a temporary restraining order that would prevent the conduct of a legislative inquiry on their alleged conflict of interest stemming from the security service contracts between several government agencies and their family-owned Vigilant Investigative and Security Agency......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarAug 16th, 2018

Senate presses Calida probe

DESPITE Solicitor General Jose Calida’s petition filed at the Supreme Court, Senator Antonio Trillanes IV and Koko Pimentel yesterday said that the investigation of Calida over the P261 million government contract with his security firm will start as scheduled. Pimentel said that until the SC releases a temporary restraining order….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 17th, 2018

Calida hit for SC petition to stop Senate probe on P150-M govt security contracts

SOLICITOR General Jose Calida does not have immunity from legislative inquiry, Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV said on Friday. The senator was reacting to a petition Calida and his family filed before the Supreme Court to stop the Senate from investigating the contracts that their family-owned security agency sealed with the government. “Let me remind Mr. Calida that [...] The post Calida hit for SC petition to stop Senate probe on P150-M govt security contracts appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 17th, 2018

Solgen asks SC to stop Senate probe into security agency

Solicitor General Jose Calida and his family have asked the Supreme Court for a halt order on a Senate inquiry into the alleged conflict of interest in his ownership of a security agency that has government contracts......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

Opposition senators seek probe into Calida firm s gov t contracts

MANILA, Philippines – Opposition senators filed a resolution seeking a Senate investigation, to be led by Senator Antonio Trillanes IV, into the multimillion-peso contracts of Solicitor General Jose Calida's security firm with government agencies. Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon and fellow senators Francis Pangilinan, Paolo Benigno Aquino IV, Risa Hontiveros, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 30th, 2018

Go says he’s ready to face Senate probe

Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV on Monday said he would continue to go after President Duterte's men involved in wrongdoing, and that his next target would be Special Assistant to the President Christopher "Bong" Go. Go said he was ready to face a Senate probe. Trillanes said he would seek a Senate inquiry into government contracts cornered by Go's family, and that he would pursue the probe of government contracts awarded to the security agency owned by Solicitor General Jose Calida. Multibillion-peso contracts The Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism (PCIJ) has reported that two companies owned by Go's father and half-brother, CLTG Builders and Alfrego Builders and S...Keep on reading: Go says he’s ready to face Senate probe.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018

Calida to Trillanes: Stop hiding in Senate

Calida to Trillanes: Stop hiding in Senate.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsSep 7th, 2018

Trillanes panel proceeds with probe of Jose Calida

The presidential order for the immediate arrest of Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV did not stop his panel’s inquiry yesterday into the contracts with different government agencies awarded to the security agency owned by Solicitor General Jose Calida and his family......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 4th, 2018

Senate probe on Nayong Pilipino’s $1.5-billion deal sought

The Senate is set to conduct an inquiry into the scrapped $1.5-billion resort project entered into by former officials of the Nayong Pilipino Foundation with a private firm. Source link link: Senate probe on Nayong Pilipino’s $1.5-billion deal sought.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 30th, 2018

‘Sanofi’s P1.16-billion refund should be for Dengvaxia kids’

Health Secretary Francisco Duque III urged the Senate yesterday to pass a supplemental budget earmarking the P1.16 billion returned by pharmaceutical firm Sanofi Pasteur to assist children vaccinated with Dengvaxia. Source link link: ‘Sanofi’s P1.16-billion refund should be for Dengvaxia kids’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 30th, 2018

Senate probe on Nayong Pilipino’s $1.5-billion deal sought

The Senate is set to conduct an inquiry into the scrapped $1.5-billion resort project entered into by former officials of the Nayong Pilipino Foundation with a private firm......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 29th, 2018

‘Sanofi’s P1.16-billion refund should be for Dengvaxia kids’

Health Secretary Francisco Duque III urged the Senate yesterday to pass a supplemental budget earmarking the P1.16 billion returned by pharmaceutical firm Sanofi Pasteur to assist children vaccinated with Dengvaxia......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 29th, 2018

Calida files petition to stop probe on security agency

Calida files petition to stop probe on security agency.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

Hontiveros to Duterte admin: Heed 38 countries’ call to stop killings

The Duterte administration should heed the call of 38 nations under the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to stop and probe the killings in its drug war, opposition Senator Risa Hontiveros urged on Monday. In a statement, the Akbayan senator said she welcomed the UNHRC's call to the Duterte administration to end the drug war killings and cooperate with international bodies in investigating human rights abuses. READ: 38 nations ask PH: Stop killings, probe abuses "I am happy that more and more countries are adding their voice in the fight to end the climate of killings and impunity in our country," she said. She dubbed as "ridiculous" Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan P...Keep on reading: Hontiveros to Duterte admin: Heed 38 countries’ call to stop killings.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 25th, 2018

Probe harassment of Pinoy fishers, Senate urged

DETAINED Sen. Leila de Lima on Saturday urged the Senate to investigate the reported harassment of Filipino fishermen by members of the Chinese Coast Guard in Panatag (Scarborough) Shoal. De Lima filed Resolution 766 directing the appropriate Senate committee to probe media reports that Chinese Coast Guard personnel have been “habitually taking the catch of [...] The post Probe harassment of Pinoy fishers, Senate urged appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018

Same-sex marriage, Senate on Sereno ouster, Video games | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: In a historic first, the Supreme Court tackles same-sex marriage in oral arguments. Senate reacts on Sereno ouster. Solicitor General Jose Calida will hold on to his 60% share in a security firm owned by his family. The story of Philippine National Hero Jose Rizal is now ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 19th, 2018

Ombudsman confirms Calida probe

Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales has confirmed that her office is investigating Solicitor General Jose Calida Jr. in connection with the multimillion-peso contracts with government agencies bagged by his family’s security firm......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 13th, 2018

Peter Lim asks SC to stop new DoJ probe

BUSINESSMAN Peter Lim yesterday asked the Supreme Court to stop the Department of Justice’s reinvestigation of the drug case lodged against him, saying it “smacks of persecution, harassment and oppression.” In his petition, Lim urged the SC to void the order of then justice secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II to conduct….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJun 7th, 2018

Senate urged to probe Chinese migration to Philippines

Detained Sen. Leila de Lima is calling for a Senate inquiry into the influx of Chinese employed and residing in the country......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 4th, 2018

DOJ chief won’t probe deals with Calida firm

Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra yesterday defended Solicitor General Jose Calida from charges involving the contract of his family’s security agency with the Department of Justice......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 29th, 2018

Guevarra won& apos;t probe Calida security firm deals with DOJ sans challenge to validity - GMA News

Guevarra won't probe Calida security firm deals with DOJ sans challenge to validity - GMA News.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsMay 29th, 2018