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SWS: More Pinoys reject revolutionary government

MANILA, Philippines — More Filipinos oppose the possibility of President Rodrigo Duterte declaring a revolutionary government, a Social Weather Station surve.....»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarJan 13th, 2018

Plurality of Pinoys oppose Duterte ‘rev gov’ – SWS

While a clear majority of Filipinos -- 63 percent -- are convinced President Rodrigo Duterte plans to change the present form of government into one that suits him, a 39 percent plurality disagree with his proclaiming a revolutionary government, results of a recent survey by Social Weather Stations showed......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJan 14th, 2018

SWS: Most Pinoys oppose revolutionary gov’t

MANILA, Philippines — More Filipinos are opposing the prospective proclamation of a revolutionary government by the Duterte administration, according to a re.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 14th, 2018

More Filipinos oppose ‘revgov’

More Filipinos reject President Rodrigo Duterte’s threat to establish a “revolutionary government,” according to the latest survey by the Social Weather Stations (SWS). The poll, conducted from December 8 to 16, showed that 39 percent of 1,200 Filipino adults surveyed said they disagreed with the establishment of a revolutionary government. Thirty-one percent agree while the… link: More Filipinos oppose ‘revgov’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJan 13th, 2018

More Filipinos oppose ‘revgov’

More Filipinos reject President Rodrigo Duterte’s threat to establish a “revolutionary government,” according to the latest survey by the Social Weather Stations (SWS). The poll, conducted from December 8 to 16, showed that 39 percent of 1,200 Filipino adults surveyed said they disagreed with the establishment of a revolutionary government. Thirty-one percent agree while the [...] The post More Filipinos oppose ‘revgov’ appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJan 13th, 2018

Militants to hold rally against ‘revolutionary govt’ on Nov 30

MILITANT groups will stage a nationwide rally on November 30 to reject President Rodrigo Duterte’s alleged plan to declare a “revolutionary government.” Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU) and Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (BAYAN) said that thousands of workers and members of other sectors were expected to converge at Liwasang Bonifacio as early as 11:00 a.m. and march to Mendiola [...] The post Militants to hold rally against ‘revolutionary govt’ on Nov 30 appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsNov 24th, 2017

Nearly half of unemployed Pinoys are youth GIVE JOBS TO TAMBAYS -ANGARA

June 18, 2018. Senator Sonny Angara has urged the government to intensify its jobs program that will help the youth land a job, as he laments the high youth unemployment rate in the country. “The country’s unemployment challenge is primarily a youth phenomenon. The JobStart Law is the government’s answer to… Source link link: Nearly half of unemployed Pinoys are youth GIVE JOBS TO TAMBAYS -ANGARA.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated News12 hr. 30 min. ago

NPA intensified attacks

THERE has been a resurgence of attacks by the new People’s Army, north, central and south of the island of Negros. The assaults were directed to the destruction of heavy construction equipment allegedly for two reasons according to the military: failure of the owners to pay revolutionary taxes, and sabotage of government projects. In these […] The post NPA intensified attacks appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJun 4th, 2018

Smooth ‘TRAIN’ ride urged

Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (Train) Act has provisions to cushion impact on ordinary Pinoys –– House leader THE chairman of the House committee on ways and means has reiterated his call for the concerned government agencies to immediately implement the social protection clause of the Tax Reform for….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 27th, 2018

Save Pinoys from oil cartel — solon

Amid the unabated increase in fuel prices, Congress must approve at least three pending measures that may avert the economic impact of soaring oil costs. This is according to Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate as he urged government to do something in order to save consumers from the oil….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 25th, 2018

Solon proposes free medicine for poor Pinoys

A HOUSE leader has proposed free medicines for poor Filipinos, which will be available in all government medical facilities. In filing House Bill (HB) No. 3753 or Free Medicine for the Poor Act, Quezon City Rep. Alfred Vargas is expressing support to President Rodrigo “Rody” Duterte’s Libreng Gamot Para sa….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 10th, 2018

Gov’t, communist rebels move closer to truce

  Government and communist rebel negotiators are on the verge of resuming formal peace talks after the two sides adopted an interim truce agreement that stopped short of requiring insurgents to lay down their arms.   The rebels, however, must end or suspend their collection of "revolutionary tax."   The provisional agreement, according to Inquirer sources, was based on a broad outline of a bilateral ceasefire that the negotiating panels of the government and National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) had agreed upon as early as last year.   The two-page document was signed on April 5, 2017, at The Hague by Labor Secretary Silvestre Be...Keep on reading: Gov’t, communist rebels move closer to truce.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 9th, 2018

This Week’s Milestones: April 15-21, 2018

  (Apr. 15 to 21)   April 15, 1901   The provincial government of Capiz was inaugurated by Gov. William Taft by virtue of the Philippine Commission Act No. 115.   The province became the second Spanish settlement in the country in 1569 after Cebu province.   Capiz's 90-kilometer coastline and swampy lands that can be easily converted to fishponds make the province a major contributor to the marine industry.   April 17, 1898   Gen. Francisco Makabulos established a provisional revolutionary government, with the signing of its own constitution, to continue the fight against the Spaniards.   Makabulos r...Keep on reading: This Week’s Milestones: April 15-21, 2018.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 14th, 2018

Following missile strikes, DFA tells Pinoys in Syria to stay home

        More than 1,000 Filipinos in Syria have been urged to stay at home by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) following air strikes by the United States and its allies on key military targets in Damascus.   DFA Assistant Secretary Emil Cato said that the Philippine Embassy in Damascus has issued an advisory requesting Filipinos in Syria to stay inside their homes until further advisory.   Air and missile strikes by the United States, France and the United Kingdom began at around4:00 a.m.(Damascus local time)on Saturday. The strikes were in retaliation against the Syrian government's alleged use of chemical weapons. &nbs...Keep on reading: Following missile strikes, DFA tells Pinoys in Syria to stay home.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 14th, 2018

Bilateral labor talks with Canada pressed

Good paying jobs await Pinoys especially in mushroom industry TORONTO City, Ontario, Canada – Two House leaders yesterday underscored the need for the government to hold possible bilateral talks on labor with Canada to explore and maximize better job opportunities such as mushroom pickers and harvesters instead of sending them….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsApr 9th, 2018

Sison seeks talks on Duterte conditions

Exiled communist leader Jose Maria Sison on Thursday welcomed the possible reopening of peace negotiations, and urged the government and rebel negotiators to formally convene soon to thresh out disputes hampering the resumption of the talks.   President Duterte had directed his peace adviser, Jesus Dureza, to find ways to resume the talks, which the former halted last November because of continued attacks by the New People's Army (NPA), the armed wing of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP).   As his conditions for the resumption of the talks, Mr. Duterte wants a complete stop to NPA attacks and the collection of revolutionary taxes and for the rebels to dro...Keep on reading: Sison seeks talks on Duterte conditions.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 6th, 2018

Duterte: Give peace talks with Reds last chance

  President Rodrigo Duterte directed the Cabinet on Wednesday to work on resuming peace talks with communist rebels on condition that a ceasefire agreement was reached first.   "Let's give this another last chance," said Mr. Duterte during the Cabinet meeting.   He also said he was ready to provide financial support to rebels to replace the socalled revolutionary tax that New People's Army (NPA) guerrillas collect from businesses operating in areas where rebels were active.   Earlier, however, Senior Deputy Executive Secretary Menardo Guevarra said the government would not withdraw the petition that it had filed in court to declare the Communist P...Keep on reading: Duterte: Give peace talks with Reds last chance.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 4th, 2018

Duterte again opening door for peace talks with Left

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte again said he was open to resuming peace talks with communists as long as a mutual ceasefire was declared, communists stop extorting from businesses, and stop trying to establish a "revolutionary government." These were the "fundamentals" he wanted if he was to green-light the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 3rd, 2018

PRO-6:Rejectbrgy officials not supporting drug drive

THE Police Regional Office 6 (PRO-6) on March 14, 2018 urged the public to reject barangay officials who don’t support the government’s anti-illegal drugs campaign. Superintendent Gilbert Gorero, PRO-6 spokesman, said they support PNP chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa who earlier slammed barangays officials who continue to defy the law mandating the formation of […] The post PRO-6:Rejectbrgy officials not supporting drug drive appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMar 19th, 2018

BEWARE THE DEBT TRAP | PH patrimony can’t be collateral for China loans – lawmakers

Lawmakers said the Philippine government should reject the alleged use of the country’s natural resources as collateral for loans from China, citing the bad experience of countries from South America and Africa......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsMar 7th, 2018

Pinoys ready for federalism — Palace

MANILA, Philippines — Filipinos are ready for a federal type of government, Malacañang said over the weekend as Congress deliberates on proposals to amend th.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 4th, 2018