Advertisements


Trump backs down under fire, clarifies on Russia meddling

Blistered by bipartisan condemnation of his embrace of a longtime U.S. enemy, President Donald Trump strained Tuesday to "clarify" his public undermining of American intelligence agencies, saying he simply misspoke when he said he saw no reason to believe Russia had interfered in the 2016 U.S. election......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News6 hr. 28 min. ago Related News

Trump backs down under fire, clarifies on Russia meddling

Blistered by bipartisan condemnation of his embrace of a longtime U.S. enemy, President Donald Trump strained Tuesday to "clarify" his public undermining of American intelligence agencies, saying he simply misspoke when he said he saw no reason to believe Russia had interfered in the 2016 U.S. election......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News6 hr. 28 min. ago Related News

It’s final: SC voids De Lima watchlist order

The Supreme Court has struck down with finality the 2010 order of then justice secretary and now detained Sen. Leila de Lima granting herself the authority to prevent suspects and personalities facing criminal charges from leaving the country......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News11 hr. 2 min. ago Related News

Jeepney operators get fuel vouchers

The government started the distribution of fuel vouchers for jeepney operators on Monday......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News11 hr. 2 min. ago Related News

BJMP: Jail congestion down by 34%

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology has recorded a 34-percent decrease in the congestion rate of its detention facilities, a BJMP official said yesterday......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News11 hr. 2 min. ago Related News

NBI probes new Marina scam

The National Bureau of Investigation anti-graft division is looking into a scam at the Maritime Industry Authority, where thousands of certificates of proficiency used by seamen to obtain promotions were leaked and sold by a training center for a fee......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News11 hr. 2 min. ago Related News

NCRPO chief removes all Muntinlupa anti-drug cops

Six more police officers of the Muntinlupa City police’s anti-illegal drug unit, which figured in shakedowns of suspected drug users, were ordered relieved to pave the way for the overhaul of the unit, an official said yesterday......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News11 hr. 2 min. ago Related News

Man held for stealing gun from Manila Police District HQ

A 24-year old construction worker was arrested for stealing a policeman’s gun from the Manila Police District headquarters on Saturday, police said yesterday......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News11 hr. 2 min. ago Related News

Man held for stealing gun from Manila Police District HQ

A 24-year old construction worker was arrested for stealing a policeman’s gun from the Manila Police District headquarters on Saturday, police said yesterday......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News11 hr. 2 min. ago Related News

Fire hits public market in Quezon City

A fire broke out at the Mega Q-Mart public market in Barangay E. Rodriguez, Quezon City before dawn yesterday......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News11 hr. 2 min. ago Related News

Gambler nabbed for ‘kidnap me’ scam

A man, who is allegedly addicted to gambling in casinos, and his friend were arrested Monday night for allegedly pretending to be kidnapped in order to demand “ransom” from his sister......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News11 hr. 2 min. ago Related News

Workers in 9 regions to get pay hike

Minimum wage earners in nine regions will get a salary increase, the Department of Labor and Employment announced yesterday......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News11 hr. 2 min. ago Related News

DOTr OKs original proponent status for NAIA Consortium

The group of the country’s seven conglomerates which offered to rehabilitate the Ninoy Aquino International Airport is poised to secure original proponent status for its proposal following a recommendation made by the Department of Transportation......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: Finance11 hr. 48 min. ago Related News

Auto sales fall by 12.5% in first half of 2018

Car sales recorded a 12.5 percent decline in the first semester from a year ago as consumers held off their purchases of big ticket items amid rising inflation......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: Finance11 hr. 48 min. ago Related News

Late buying lifts stocks to green zone anew

The stock market managed to recover yesterday on late buying after languishing in the red on Monday......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: Finance11 hr. 48 min. ago Related News

BSP: Policy responses timely, appropriate

Monetary policy responses to inflation were timely and appropriate amid calls for more forceful policy action, according to Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: Finance11 hr. 48 min. ago Related News

BTr rejects all bids for reissued T-bonds

The Bureau of the Treasury yesterday rejected all bids for reissued seven-year Treasury bonds as yields rose ahead of US Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell’s Congressional testimony......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: Finance11 hr. 48 min. ago Related News

Shakey’s opens 1st store in Dubai

Shakey’s Pizza Asia Ventures Inc. (SPAVI), the listed operator of the Philippines’ single largest brand of chained full-service restaurants, has expanded in the Middle East......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: Finance11 hr. 48 min. ago Related News

Fiscal reform biggest legacy of Duterte gov’t — FMIC exec

The Duterte administration may be associated with an ambitious infrastructure program, but for an executive of one of the country’s largest investment institutions, its biggest legacy would be giving the economy a jolt through the overhaul of the tax system......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: Finance11 hr. 48 min. ago Related News

BSP clears PSBank’s P15-billion LTNCD offer

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas has given listed Philippine Savings Bank the green light to raise as much as P15 billion from the issuance of long-term negotiable certificates of time deposits......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: Finance11 hr. 48 min. ago Related News