Senate CAAP probe and sacred cows

We are a people of short memories......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarMar 18th, 2023

Aviation glitch probe: Caap castigated for lax security

Senators on Thursday, January 12, 2023,  castigated the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (Caap) for alleged lax security as aviation authorities remain clueless about the root cause of the massive disruption of flights on New Year’s Day. At the hearing called by the Senate committee on public services, Senate President Juan Miguel Zubiri was […] The post Aviation glitch probe: Caap castigated for lax security appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 13th, 2023

Senate to probe BuCor plan in Masungi

The plan of the Bureau of Corrections to build its headquarters in an environmental reserve in Tanay, Rizal is set to be probed by the Senate committee on tourism......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 24th, 2023

Binay wants Senate probe into BuCor plans to relocate to Masungi

Sen. Nancy Binay has asked the a panel of the upper chamber to conduct a legislative probe into the reported plan of the Bureau of Corrections to build a facility at the Masungi Georeserve, which she said may “affect the environment and tourism in the country.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 24th, 2023

Senators: Lack of coordination led to alleged NAIA human smuggling

The Senate probe reveals that police officers had no direct contact with the relevant airport authorities who could stop the flight of a private jet allegedly involved in human smuggling on February 13.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 22nd, 2023

Senate resolution filed vs ICC probe

Senators have filed resolutions strongly opposing the International Criminal Court move to proceed with its probe on former president Rodrigo Duterte for alleged crimes against humanity committed in his administration’s war on drugs......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 21st, 2023

Jinggoy Estrada – who concurred in ICC treaty – wants Senate to oppose tribunal’s probe

During the 15th Congress, Sen. Jinggoy Estrada was among the 17 senators who voted for the concurrence of the Senate to the Rome Statute, the treaty that created the International Criminal Court, alongside President Ferdinand Marcos Jr......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 21st, 2023

Senator: Panel report on airport glitch probe out next week

MANILA-The Senate Committee on Public Services will likely release next week the report on its investigation into the airport system glitch.Senator Grace Poe said Monday the report will center on the panel's findings into the cause of the incident and recommendations to remedy the system and.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2023

Pimentel calls for Blue Ribbon probe into agricultural smuggling

Senate Minority Leader Aquilino Pimentel III is asking the Blue Ribbon panel to investigate what he said was “rampant and unabated” agricultural smuggling in the country which has greatly affected farmers, fisherfolk and consumers......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2023

Senate Blue Ribbon probe sought into Pagcor’s POGO auditor

Sen. Sherwin Gatchalian has asked the Blue Ribbon panel to investigate the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp.’s “seemingly anomalous” engagement of a third-party auditor for offshore gaming companies......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 1st, 2023

DepEd says to tighten procurement process after Senate probe into laptop deal

The Department of Education (DepEd) vowed to plug the gaps in its procurement process after a Senate panel recommended graft and perjury charges against its officials over the “highly irregular” purchase of overpriced laptops in 2021......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 19th, 2023

In latest Senate probe, tear-inducing onion prices take center stage

The prices of onions proved too rich for Filipinos in the past month......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 16th, 2023

Poe: CAAP chief should inhibit from probe into air traffic system outage

"I hope an independent body will be formed for the investigation and, definitely, Captain Tamayo should not be in that panel," Poe said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 15th, 2023

LIVE: Senate probe into New Year s Day air traffic outage

Watch the Senate hearing into the airspace outage LIVE, at 1:30 p.m on Thursday, January 12, 2022......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 12th, 2023

Ex-DOTr chief Tugade might be called to Senate probe into air traffic mess

Sen. Jinggoy Estrada’s suggestion to invite former Secretary Arthur Tugade to the probe came after a Bilyonaryo report published Monday suggested that the former transport chief diverted P13 billion allotted for a backup air traffic management system to “cosmetic projects”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 3rd, 2023

Senate probe of high onion prices pushed

MANILA, Philippines — Sen. Imee Marcos is calling for a Senate investigation of the soaring prices of local onions amid the recent flooding of its imported varieties and the reported rampant smuggling of the produce from other countries. In her Senate Resolution No. 350, Marcos, chair of the Senate Committee on Social Justice, Welfare and […] The post Senate probe of high onion prices pushed appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 27th, 2022

Senate panel to probe 44 million COVID-19 vaccine doses wastage

The Senate Blue Ribbon committee is geared to scrutinize what happened to the 44 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine that were wasted, according to Sen. Francis Tolentino......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 18th, 2022

Padilla wants Senate probe into Teduray ‘forced relocation’ to landslide prone site

Sen. Robinhood Padilla is pushing for a Senate investigation into the alleged “forced relocation” of the Teduray people to a site hit by a landslide during the onslaught of Severe Tropical Storm “Paeng.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 9th, 2022

Hontiveros wants to haul CHED, Marina to Senate over seafarer training issues

Sen. Risa Hontiveros said she wants to summon the Commission on Higher Education and the Maritime Industry Authority to a Senate probe over “shortcomings” in the training of Filipino seafarers......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 8th, 2022

Senate probe sought into hostage-taking of Leila De Lima

Sen. Jinggoy Estrada is seeking a Senate investigation into the hostage-taking of former Sen. Leila de Lima by her fellow detainee at the Philippine National Police Custodial Center in Camp Crame which he says “brought to the fore security lapses” on the part of the police......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 13th, 2022

Blue Ribbon probe, ‘di magiging political circus – Tolentino

MANILA, Philippines- Tiniyak ni Senador Francis “Tol” Tolentino na hindi magiging political circus ang lahat ng gagawing imbestigasyon ng Senate Blue Ribbon Committee na walang katapusang kuwento na walang napupuntahan sa 19th Congress. Inihayag ito ni Tolentino, chairman ng komite matapos himukin ang kasamahan sa komitet na sundin ang “roadmap” na kailangang meron “hanggananan at […] The post Blue Ribbon probe, ‘di magiging political circus – Tolentino appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Category: newsSource:  remateRelated NewsAug 17th, 2022