Monday, December 22, 2014
  • ‘Binay to prevail  in four-way fight’

    ‘Binay to prevail in...

    Pulse Asia rates presidentiables’ prospects

    MULITIPLE candidates running for president in 2016 will favor Vice President Jejomar Binay, but a one-on-one between him and the administration bet will benefit Local Governments Secretary Manuel Roxas II, the quarterly report of Pulse Asia said. In separate briefings for the opposition United Nationalist...
  • Another rollback

    Another rollback

    Oil companies slash prices by up to P1.40/liter

    FOR the fourth time this month, oil companies announced on Saturday another cut in their pump prices, bringing their price reduction to more than P4 per litter for December. The oil firms cut pump prices by P1.10 per liter for gasoline, P1.35 per diesel and P1.40 per liter for kerosene effective 12:01 a.m. of...
  • Aquino accepts  Ona resignation

    Aquino accepts Ona resignation

    But replacement by Garin unclear

    PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III accepted the resignation of Health Secretary Enrique Ona Friday, more than a month since he was told to go on leave pending an investigation of alleged irregularities in his department’s purchase of vaccines. Days before Ona’s leave was set to end last month, the...
  • Meralco to give refunds

    Meralco to give refunds

    Utility promises to abide by appeals court decision

    MANILA Electric Co. said Thursday it will comply with the Court of Appeal’s ruling ordering it to refund its customers some P5 billion that it overcharged them from Nov. 2006 to August 2012. Meralco will get the P5 billion from National Power Corp. and Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management...
  • Marine remains with US

    Marine remains with US

    Malacañang expects ‘full cooperation’

    JOSEPH Scott Pemberton, the US Marine accused of murdering Filipino transgender Jeffrey “Jennifer” Laude, will remain in US custody despite the arrest warrant issued against him by an Olongapo City court, an official said Wednesday. US Ambassador to the Philippines Philip Goldberg said he had...

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