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Pilipino Star
House won’t compel Sereno to attend hearingsGadon, and other witnesses that allegedly include six Supreme Court justices an
Pilipino Star / Posted 43 minutes ago
Gadon, and other witnesses that allegedly include six Supreme Court justices and two psychiatrists. Former president Benigno Aquino III appointed Sereno to head the SC when she was only 52. If she remains in power until the mandatory... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
TRANSPORT chief'S OUSTER demandedAquino administration. BURI bagged the P3.8 billion MRT 3 tnree-year maintenan
Manila Standard Today / Posted 18 hours ago
Aquino administration. BURI bagged the P3.8 billion MRT 3 tnree-year maintenance contract shortly before then President Benigno Aquino III stepped down in 2016. It was awarded when Joseph Emilio Abaya was the secretary of the Department of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Senate minority: Marcos burial protesters ‘true heroes’statement. The Senate minority bloc is composed of Minority Leader Franklin Dr
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
statement. The Senate minority bloc is composed of Minority Leader Franklin Drilon and Senators. Francis Pangilinan, Paolo Benigno Aquino IV, Risa Hontiveros, Leila de Lima and Antonio Trillanes IV. While the “false hero” was being buried at the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Inside the P15-billion ASEAN hosting budgetwhich ballooned to P20.2 billion or more than 600 percent from the last outlay
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
which ballooned to P20.2 billion or more than 600 percent from the last outlay of P2.8 billion of former President Benigno Aquino III. Critics find the budget too lavish for the hosting, stressing that the "huge amount of taxpayers' money... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Inside the P15-billion ASEAN hosting budgetwhich ballooned to P20.2 billion or more than 600 percent from the last outlay
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
which ballooned to P20.2 billion or more than 600 percent from the last outlay of P2.8 billion of former President Benigno Aquino III. Critics find the budget too lavish for the hosting, stressing that the "huge amount of taxpayers' money... Read more
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The Manila Times
So unpatriotic of Filipino political partisans to badmouth their country in foreign papersto have put a lot of their propaganda focus on such foreign publications. This
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
to have put a lot of their propaganda focus on such foreign publications. This is because their propaganda venues during Benigno Aquino 3rd’s regime—the Philippine Daily Inquirer and ABS-CBN Broadcasting—have retracted their claws, naturally... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo back on global stage(NAIA) for medical treatment abroad. This was just 17 months after she turned o
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
(NAIA) for medical treatment abroad. This was just 17 months after she turned over power to her successor, ex-president Benigno Aquino III. On July 16, 2012, the Ombudsman filed a P366-M plunder suit against Mrs. Arroyo for the alleged misuse... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Farmers dare Du30 supporters to demand justice for Luisita massacreto demand justice for the massacre victims and make accountable the Cojuangco-A
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
to demand justice for the massacre victims and make accountable the Cojuangco-Aquinos, particularly former President Benigno Aquino III, for the alleged social injustices and human rights abuses in Luisita. “For rabid Duterte supporters who... Read more
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The Manila Times
Police to file charges vs Luisita labor leaderCity Councilor Abel Ladera; CATLU president Ric Ramos and four worker-community
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
City Councilor Abel Ladera; CATLU president Ric Ramos and four worker-community leaders. During congressional hearings, Benigno Aquino 3rd, then Tarlac representative, CAT and Hacienda Luisita Inc. (HLI) officials denied ordering the use of... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -hope for justice despite Pres. Duterte’s apparent conflict with the so-called “
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 3 days ago
hope for justice despite Pres. Duterte’s apparent conflict with the so-called “yellows” identified with former President Benigno Aquino III. “In fact, it is preparing for the reversal of the decisions made by former Department of Agrarian Reform... Read more
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Sun Star
‘Narco politicos’ not welcome in PDP-Laban oathtaking on Fridayoath-taking The Martinez family and their allies were allied with the Liberal
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
oath-taking The Martinez family and their allies were allied with the Liberal Party (LP) of former president Benigno Aquino III from 2010 to 2016. “There was an invitation extended for us to join the PDP-Laban mass oath-taking. But... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte cites vigorous momentum in Manila-Beijing relationssweeping claim to the South China Sea in the Permanent Court of Arbitration in
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
sweeping claim to the South China Sea in the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague, Netherlands. Then President Benigno Aquino III made the move after China seized Panatag (Scarborough) Shoal off Zambales in 2012. ADVERTISEMENT Last... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Govt hit for ignoring case vs ‘Luisita’Pilipinas on Wednesday criticized the Duterte administration for lack of politi
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
Pilipinas on Wednesday criticized the Duterte administration for lack of political will to make the kin of former President Benigno Aquino III liable for the Hacienda Luisita massacre on Nov. 16, 2004. “Two years into his administration, [President... Read more
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Sun Star
‘Narco politicos’ not welcomeoath-taking The Martinez family and their allies were allied with the Liberal
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
oath-taking The Martinez family and their allies were allied with the Liberal Party (LP) of former president Benigno Aquino III from 2010 to 2016. “There was an invitation extended for us to join the PDP-Laban mass oath-taking. But... Read more
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The Manila Times
Doctors reattach arm of MRT ridersystem that was found not compatible with the Dalian trains purchased during th
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
system that was found not compatible with the Dalian trains purchased during the administration of former President Benigno Aquino 3rd. Poe noted that the signaling system is a basic safety component that should have been given importance... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Hacienda Luisita activist detained after protesters storm RCBC compoundof Agrarian Reform. The lot was acquired from the family of former President C
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
of Agrarian Reform. The lot was acquired from the family of former President Corazon Aquino and her son, former President Benigno Aquino III, in 1996. On Wednesday, around 500 Ambala members staged the rally at 9 a.m. in front of the RCBC lot... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Where did Bong Go,’ netizens ask as Facebook creates page for ‘selfie king’Philippines (UP). 3. Krish Senga invites friend to have a selfie with Go. 4.
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
Philippines (UP). 3. Krish Senga invites friend to have a selfie with Go. 4. Rachel Peralta with Go and then President Benigno Aquino 3rd. (Photo was originally from the former President’s Facebook page.) 5. Go joins Manila Times reporter... Read more
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Pilipino Star
China pledges support for Philippine fight against terrorChinese official added, alluding to the frosty relations between the two nation
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
Chinese official added, alluding to the frosty relations between the two nations during the time of Duterte's predecessor, Benigno Aquino III. The Philippines, China, Taiwan and three other ASEAN countries are locked in a dispute over the West... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte: No feud with US, only with some of its officialshad a "lot of problems" in its relationship with the Philippines despite the pr
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
had a "lot of problems" in its relationship with the Philippines despite the previous US government’s warm rapport with Benigno Aquino III, Duterte’s predecessor. "It is very important that we get along with the Philippines and we do," Trump... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Trump calls Philippines a 'strategic' piece of real estateannual Balikatan joint military exercises with American troops. But Duterte wa
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
annual Balikatan joint military exercises with American troops. But Duterte was not as warm with Obama as his predecessor, Benigno Aquino III. A few months after being elected president, Duterte called the American leader a "son of a whore" after... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Only Trudeau bold enough to raise EJK issue with Dutertehuman rights campaigners, the United Nations, including former UN Secretary Gen
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
human rights campaigners, the United Nations, including former UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, and even former President Benigno Aquino III. Last week, talking to reporters before leaving to attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Leaders’... Read more
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Aljazeera
ASEAN and China to start talks over disputed watersbetter left untouched, nobody can afford to go to war. It can ill afford a viol
Aljazeera / Posted 5 days ago
better left untouched, nobody can afford to go to war. It can ill afford a violent confrontation." Duterte's predecessor, Benigno Aquino, had accused China of building "illegal" structures and reclaiming sandbars in the middle of South China Sea,... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
PH, Australia agree to stop IS terroristsmore trust and satisfaction among Filipinos compared to his predecessors Joseph
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
more trust and satisfaction among Filipinos compared to his predecessors Joseph Estrada, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, and Benigno Aquino III. “That was nearly two decades worth of leadership, now that’s what you call pogi points,” Nograles... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
He committed treasonIt’s ridiculous. I refer to Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales’ indictment of fo
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
It’s ridiculous. I refer to Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales’ indictment of former President Benigno Aquino III for usurpation of authority and graft in connection with the Mamasapano Massacre, where 44 members of the Special Action Force died. It... Read more
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Gulf News
Aquino forced into making difficult decision — De Lima44 commandos, and which has seen him facing charges Manila: Philippine senator
Gulf News / Posted 6 days ago
44 commandos, and which has seen him facing charges Manila: Philippine senator Leila de Lima has defended former President Benigno Aquino III’s decision ordering a commando operation to neutralise wanted terrorist Zulkifli Bin Hir in 2005, saying... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Corona family appeals subpoena on bank recordsin the Sandiganbayan in March 2014 was an offshoot of the previous administrati
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
in the Sandiganbayan in March 2014 was an offshoot of the previous administration’s efforts against Corona, whom President Benigno Aquino III shunned for being a midnight appointee of his predecessor Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. Corona allegedly... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte says meetings with Xi, Putin in Vietnam ‘most meaningful’his “hero.” Duterte has sought to change the frosty relationship between China
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
his “hero.” Duterte has sought to change the frosty relationship between China and the Philippines under then President Benigno Aquino III over the maritime dispute in the South China Sea. ADVERTISEMENT At that time, the Philippines led the... Read more
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Sun Star
Lawmaker: Asean summit a gathering to worsen exploitation of poorKorea, and for allowing the continued implementation of the Enhanced Defense Co
Sun Star / Posted 7 days ago
Korea, and for allowing the continued implementation of the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement, created by President Benigno Aquino during his stint. “While the South Korean people are opposing war threats against the north and demanding... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Noynoy Aquino, Joma weigh in on revolutionary gov’tsounded familiar to two prominent individuals who had been up close to what a r
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
sounded familiar to two prominent individuals who had been up close to what a revolution meant — former President Benigno Aquino III whose mother was the country’s first revolutionary government leader and Jose Ma. Sison who founded a... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
CASES FILED VS PNOY ‘TOO LIGHT’—VACCTHE cases filed against former President Benigno Aquino III over the Mamasapano
Manila Standard Today / Posted 7 days ago
THE cases filed against former President Benigno Aquino III over the Mamasapano fiasco were too light. This was the contention of the anti-crime group Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption, which vowed to conduct a reinvestigation into the bloody,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Wee wee stop’ to the North no morethe Capas Death March People’s Park in Barangay Cutcut. This is a replica of th
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
the Capas Death March People’s Park in Barangay Cutcut. This is a replica of the Capas National Shrine, which then Gov. Benigno Aquino Jr. built along the national highway for commuters and motorists to see and for them to remember the Death... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Sandiganbayan issues hold departure order on AquinoIn just an hour after posting bail last Friday, former President Benigno Aquino
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
In just an hour after posting bail last Friday, former President Benigno Aquino III was told that the Sandiganbayan had found probable cause on the Mamasapano case against him and that he would have to face trial, but that a warrant of arrest would... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Noy confident truth will set him freeMANILA, Philippines — Former president Benigno Aquino III is ready to face the
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Former president Benigno Aquino III is ready to face the graft and usurpation charges filed against him before the Sandiganbayan in connection with the 2015 Mamasapano tragedy because “the truth is on our side.” “Sa paglilitis,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Trillanes echoes Aquino on Mamasapano killings, says usurpation charge won’t prosperSENATOR Antonio Trillanes 4th is certain that the usurpation of authority case
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
SENATOR Antonio Trillanes 4th is certain that the usurpation of authority case filed against former president Benigno Aquino 3rd will not prosper. Trillanes, in a radio interview, said the case filed by the Office of the Ombudsman against Aquino... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Center Courtinfamous lunch in Shangri-la Hotel was the image of congressmen emerging full –
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
infamous lunch in Shangri-la Hotel was the image of congressmen emerging full – both stomachs and pockets – and President Benigno Aquino III coming out with 188 signatures to impeach. It was the Senate Trial that provided the important lessons.... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Noy posts bail, placed on hold order over SAF 44MANILA, Philippines — Former president Benigno Aquino III posted bail yesterday
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Former president Benigno Aquino III posted bail yesterday at the Sandiganbayan on charges of graft and usurpation of official functions in connection with the bloody Mamasapano police operation that left over 60 people dead in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Pulse: Rody gets top ratings among last 4 presidentsa net trust rating of +74 in its September 2016 or its first survey since he as
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
a net trust rating of +74 in its September 2016 or its first survey since he assumed office. Duterte is more trusted than Benigno Aquino III who obtained a net trust score of +70 in August 2011. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo recorded a higher net trust... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Aquino posts bail; court issues hold-departure orderTHE Sandiganbayan on Friday stopped former President Benigno Aquino III from le
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
THE Sandiganbayan on Friday stopped former President Benigno Aquino III from leaving the country after he posted a P40,000 bail in connection with the graft and usurpation of authority charges filed against him by the Ombudsman, one of his appointees... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Du30 bests Erap, Noy, Gloria in trust ratingfirm noted was higher than any rating earned by three of his predecessors--Jose
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
firm noted was higher than any rating earned by three of his predecessors--Joseph Estrada, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and Benigno Aquino III. He is also the most trusted president upon assuming office with an initial trust rating of 91 percent in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino blames Napeñas anew for Mamasapano deaths: I didn’t order him anything illegalPhoto by Julliane Love de Jesus/INQUIRER.net Facing criminal charges over the
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
Photo by Julliane Love de Jesus/INQUIRER.net Facing criminal charges over the deadly Mamasapano raid, former president Benigno Aquino III maintained anew that the orders he gave to former Special Action Force (SAF) chief Getulio Napeñas on the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino blames Napeñas anew for Mamasapano deaths: I didn’t order him anything illegalPhoto by Julliane Love de Jesus/INQUIRER.net Facing criminal charges over the
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
Photo by Julliane Love de Jesus/INQUIRER.net Facing criminal charges over the deadly Mamasapano raid, former President Benigno Aquino III maintained anew that the orders he gave to ex-Special Action Force (SAF) chief Getulio Napeñas on the ill-fated... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Sandiganbayan finds grounds for Noynoy Aquino trialfound probable cause to hold trial on the Office of the Ombudsman's graft and u
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
found probable cause to hold trial on the Office of the Ombudsman's graft and usurpation charges against former president Benigno Aquino III. Clerk of Court Dennis Pulma confirmed this on Friday shortly after Aquino, accompanied by his sisters,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Aquino posts bail; Sandiganbayan finds probable cause for trialTHE Sandiganbayan has found probable cause to try former president Benigno Aqui
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
THE Sandiganbayan has found probable cause to try former president Benigno Aquino 3rd for graft and usurpation of official functions and set his arraignment on January 12, 2018. The anti-graft court issued its ruling after Aquino posted a P40,000... Read more
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The Manila Times
2 Aquino appointees in Sandiganbayan panel to preside over graft, usurpation casesTHE Sandiganbayan 3rd Division will preside over the cases filed against former
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
THE Sandiganbayan 3rd Division will preside over the cases filed against former president Benigno Aquino 3rd for alleged graft and usurpation of official functions in connection with the botched police operation in Mamasapano, Maguindanao in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino posts bail at Sandigan, almost crossing paths with BinayPresident Benigno S. Aquino III and former Vice President Jejomar Binay. INQUIR
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
President Benigno S. Aquino III and former Vice President Jejomar Binay. INQUIRER file photo / LYN RILLON Former President Benigno Aquino III on Friday posted bail before the Sandiganbayan for his graft and usurpation of authority charges over the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Aquino appointee set to handle his Mamasapano casesby Presiding Justice Amparo Cabotaje-Tang was chosen by raffle to handle the cr
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
by Presiding Justice Amparo Cabotaje-Tang was chosen by raffle to handle the criminal cases against former President Benigno Aquino III in connection with 2015 Mamasapano incident. Tang and six other magistrates of the Sandiganbayan gathered... Read more
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The Manila Times
Ombudsman Morales warned of ‘smoking gun’ in impeachment complaintalso wants to oust Morales because of her alleged “selective justice” in handli
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
also wants to oust Morales because of her alleged “selective justice” in handling cases filed against former president Benigno Aquino 3rd. Morales has recommended the filing of charges against Aquino for alleged graft and usurpation of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Sandigan’s Tang: Court will ‘dispense justice without fear or favor’Amparo Cabotaje-Tang, the presiding judge of the Sandiganbayan division that wo
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
Amparo Cabotaje-Tang, the presiding judge of the Sandiganbayan division that would handle the case of ex-President Benigno Aquino III, has assured that the court will “dispense justice without fear or favor” despite her being an appointee... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Free tuition starts in 112 SUCsSENATOR Paolo Benigno Aquino IV on Thursday said tuition and miscellaneous fees
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
SENATOR Paolo Benigno Aquino IV on Thursday said tuition and miscellaneous fees would no longer be collected in 112 state universities and colleges starting second semester of this school year. Aquino said this was confirmed to him by the Commission... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Bato: This is the best time to be a copto P29,668 from P14,834. Pay increases for those with higher ranks are covered
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
to P29,668 from P14,834. Pay increases for those with higher ranks are covered by Executive Order 21 signed by President Benigno Aquino III in 2016, which implements the salary adjustments in tranches. “You are too lucky because you have just... Read more
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