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Pilipino Star
Sanofi Pasteur to shoulder cost of Dengvaxia deathsthe hearing, former health secretary Enrique Ona denied he was the proponent of
Pilipino Star / Posted an hour ago
the hearing, former health secretary Enrique Ona denied he was the proponent of the Dengvaxia purchase as former president Benigno Aquino III testified in a hearing last year. Ona also blamed Garin for the mess. Garin, however, countered that it... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino admits mistake over Ona being present in Sanofi meetingFormer President Benigno Aquino III at the Senate probe into Dengvaxia, the den
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 hours ago
Former President Benigno Aquino III at the Senate probe into Dengvaxia, the dengue vaccine procured and used for an immunization program during the Aquino administration. INQUIRER PHOTO/LYN RILLON Former President Benigno Aquino III has admitted a... Read more
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The Manila Times
DoH leadership in 2014 ‘solely responsible’ for Dengvaxia crisis–Duquebe a major health nightmare in the country,” Ona said. The health department d
The Manila Times / Posted 13 hours ago
be a major health nightmare in the country,” Ona said. The health department during the administration of former president Benigno Aquino 3rd has inoculated at least 850,000 school children in Metro Manila, Central Luzon, and Calabarzon (Cavite,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ona refutes Aquino regarding Sanofi meeting about Dengvaxia/ CATHY MIRANDA Former Health Secretary Enrique Ona repeatedly denied on Monda
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 hours ago
/ CATHY MIRANDA Former Health Secretary Enrique Ona repeatedly denied on Monday that he was with former President Benigno Aquino III when the latter met with officials of Sanofi Pasteur in November 2014 in connection with the anti-dengue... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippines staying out of ‘US-China intramural’ in ScarboroughNavy from arresting Chinese fishermen who had poached endangered marine species
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 hours ago
Navy from arresting Chinese fishermen who had poached endangered marine species. The Philippines, under former president Benigno Aquino III filed several protests against the occupation but they were ignored by China, which insisted that it has... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Three-headed bodyin that same year and was immediately transmitted to the Philippine Senate for
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
in that same year and was immediately transmitted to the Philippine Senate for ratification. It was former President Benigno Aquino III who first signed the PCA with the EU two years ago. However, the Senate during the 16th Congress failed to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippine staying out of ‘US-China intramural’ in ScarboroughNavy from arresting Chinese fishermen who had poached endangered marine species
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
Navy from arresting Chinese fishermen who had poached endangered marine species. The Philippines, under former president Benigno Aquino III filed several protests against the occupation but they were ignored by China, which insisted that it has... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Dominguez: Rappler case not about press freedomthe whole investigation on the company is a blatant attack on press freedom. H
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
the whole investigation on the company is a blatant attack on press freedom. Herbosa, an appointee of former president Benigno Aquino III and whose term ends in March, denied this, saying that the SEC merely fulfilled its job as corporate... Read more
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New York Daily News
Philippines says it won't be embroiled in US-China sea spatnavies in disputed South China Sea waters along with joint combat exercises tha
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
navies in disputed South China Sea waters along with joint combat exercises that could offend China. His predecessor, Benigno Aquino III, backed a continued U.S. presence in the region to serve as a counterweight to China. Under Aquino, the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Palace won't be part of 'US-China intramural' over Panatag ShoalNavy from arresting Chinese fishermen who had poached endangered marine species
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
Navy from arresting Chinese fishermen who had poached endangered marine species. The Philippines, under former President Benigno Aquino III filed several protests against the occupation but they were ignored by China, which insisted that it has... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Palace to seek full refund, damages from Sanofi over Dengvaxia messhave not had any prior dengue fever at risk of contracting a more dangerous str
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
have not had any prior dengue fever at risk of contracting a more dangerous strain. The administration of former President Benigno Aquino III has been accused of administering Dengvaxia despite warnings about the health hazards it posed. The... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Lawmaker eyes new round of government pay hikesfour-year pay upgrading in the bureaucracy is mandated under Executive Order No
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
four-year pay upgrading in the bureaucracy is mandated under Executive Order No. 201, which then president Benigno Aquino lll signed on Feb. 19, 2016. Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Government officials... Read more
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Sun Star
Libre: Defending Rappleraccusations from the Chief Executive of the nation. More so in this administrat
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
accusations from the Chief Executive of the nation. More so in this administration where appointees of former president Benigno Aquino III have either been asked to resign, if not harassed. For instance, how would you label the act of Executive... Read more
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The Manila Times
Senators slam Alvarez for Cha-cha threatsis in our oath of membership to the PDP-Laban.” The senators seeking reelectio
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
is in our oath of membership to the PDP-Laban.” The senators seeking reelection in May 2019 are Juan Edgardo Angara, Paolo Benigno Aquino 4th, Nancy Binay, Joseph Victor Ejercito, Grace Poe, and Cynthia Villar. A showdown between the Senate and... Read more
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The Manila Times
Bong Go willing to attend frigate probethat he did not intervene,” he added. The purchase of frigates was initiated d
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
that he did not intervene,” he added. The purchase of frigates was initiated during the administration of the president Benigno Aquino 3rd. But the minority bloc said the contract was signed under the Duterte administration and is among the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Sanofi refunds government P1.2 billion for unused Dengvaxia800,000 students of public schools in Central Luzon, National Capital Region an
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
800,000 students of public schools in Central Luzon, National Capital Region and Calabarzon. Duque said former president Benigno Aquino III could have been “ill-advised” when he allowed the dengue vaccination program to proceed. He pointed out... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Tables turned at justice departmentfrom experts from the World Health Organization. The DOJ recently issued a look
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
from experts from the World Health Organization. The DOJ recently issued a lookout bulletin order against former president Benigno Aquino III and eight others after Gabriela party-list and parents of children injected with the Dengvaxia vaccine... Read more
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The Manila Times
Palace welcomes Senate probe on frigate projectprogram and complies with pertinent laws.” The purchase of frigates was initia
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
program and complies with pertinent laws.” The purchase of frigates was initiated during the administration of president Benigno Aquino 3rd. But the minority bloc said the contract was signed under the Duterte administration and was among the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Senate minority seeks probe into P15.7-B Navy frigate rowto investigate the scandal. Senators Franklin Drilon, Francis Pangilinan, Anto
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
to investigate the scandal. Senators Franklin Drilon, Francis Pangilinan, Antonio Trillanes 4th, Risa Hontiveros, Paolo Benigno Aquino 3rd, and detained Leila de Lima want an inquiry on the acquisition of two Philippine Navy frigates “to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Minority senators seek probe into Navy frigate dealacquisition project. Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
acquisition project. Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 The deal was initiated during President Benigno Aquino III's administration but the contract was signed during the Duterte administration, the minority bloc... Read more
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Sun Star
Palace welcomes Senate plan to probe Navy projectin the process to choose the weapons system supplier. Senators Francis Pangili
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
in the process to choose the weapons system supplier. Senators Francis Pangilinan, Franklin Drilon, Antonio Trillanes IV, Benigno Aquino IV, Risa Hontiveros, and Leila de Lima on Tuesday filed Senate Resolution 584, seeking to probe the warship... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Sober approachdeveloped with huge investments in research and resources, to be seen as a caus
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
developed with huge investments in research and resources, to be seen as a cause of illness or death. Former president Benigno Aquino III, whose administration approved the Dengvaxia program, said there was an alarming spread of dengue and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Excellent’ net satisfaction rating for admin performance, says SWSDuterte administration’s rating exceeded the previous record of +66 achieved by
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Duterte administration’s rating exceeded the previous record of +66 achieved by the administration of former President Benigno Aquino III in June 2013. Before new tax law SWS polled 1,200 adults from Dec. 8 to 16 before the TRAIN (Tax Reform... Read more
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Minda News
Castro says proposal to amend Consti guarantee of free press, speech came from Palace; Pimentel says no need to amendhe had a hand in the closure of Rappler, maintaining that the SEC is composed m
Minda News / Posted 4 days ago
he had a hand in the closure of Rappler, maintaining that the SEC is composed mostly of appointees of his predecessor, Benigno Aquino III. Rappler has a staff of about a hundred, said Ressa, who vowed to bring their case all the way to the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Officer-in-charge of frigate deal named Navy chiefEmpedrad and Mercado worked on the frigate project since it was conceived durin
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
Empedrad and Mercado worked on the frigate project since it was conceived during the time of former president Benigno Aquino III. They also have different views on which supplier to purchase from. Last week at Fort Magsaysay,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Marcos to get ballot copies in VP recounthe said, confirmed the “bias” of Associate Justice Benjamin Caguioa, an appoint
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
he said, confirmed the “bias” of Associate Justice Benjamin Caguioa, an appointee of Robredo’s partymate, former president Benigno Aquino 3rd, who is handling Marcos’ election protest. “Senator Marcos had already made public last week the obvious... Read more
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The Manila Times
Admin gets record-high SWS ratingsatisfaction rating in December last year, surpassing the highest score garnere
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
satisfaction rating in December last year, surpassing the highest score garnered by his predecessor, former president Benigno Aquino 3rd, the latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey showed. The poll, conducted from December 8 to 16, 2017... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte administration posts record-high net satisfaction rating — SWSresult is the highest net satisfaction rating since the +66 June 2013 rating of
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
result is the highest net satisfaction rating since the +66 June 2013 rating of the administration of then president Benigno Aquino 3rd, the pollster added. SWS attributed the Duterte administration’s gains to new record-high net... Read more
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Pilipino Star
SWS: Duterte admin hits record-high ‘excellent’ in Q4 poll2017. This also exceeded the record of "very good" +66 achieved in June 2013 b
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
2017. This also exceeded the record of "very good" +66 achieved in June 2013 by the administration of former president Benigno Aquino III. The polling firm noted that the 12-point increase can be attributed to record-high net satisfaction... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Record-high ‘excellent’ rating to motivate Duterte gov’t, says Roqueundecided. ADVERTISEMENT The +70 net satisfaction rating of Duterte surpassed
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undecided. ADVERTISEMENT The +70 net satisfaction rating of Duterte surpassed the record achieved by former president Benigno Aquino III in June 2013. “It is also the highest net satisfaction rating received by any administration in the last... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Davide: BBL region a test for federalisminfirmities Davide was a member of the peace council created during the admini
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
infirmities Davide was a member of the peace council created during the administration of President Benigno Aquino III and was assigned to the committee that looked into the constitutional aspects of the BBL. He had... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pitoy Moreno: From Tondo to the worldshe said. At UP, Pitoy joined the Upsilon Sigma Phi, the fraternity of former
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
she said. At UP, Pitoy joined the Upsilon Sigma Phi, the fraternity of former President Ferdinand Marcos, former Senators Benigno Aquino Jr. and Gerardo M. Roxas, and former Vice President Salvador Laurel. Virgie was with its sister organization,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DND clears top Duterte aide of meddling in warship dealhe said. Go emphasized that the frigate project “was already a done deal in 20
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
he said. Go emphasized that the frigate project “was already a done deal in 2016 during the time of former President (Benigno) Aquino (III).” Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said that the acquisition memorandum for the project was... Read more
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Inquirier.net
SWS: Duterte gov’t gets record-high ‘excellent’ ratingresults bared Wednesday night, the SWS said the Duterte administration surpasse
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
results bared Wednesday night, the SWS said the Duterte administration surpassed the record achieved by former President Benigno Aquino III in June 2013. The SWS survey from December 8 to 16 showed 79 percent of Filipinos were “satisfied” with... Read more
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Pilipino Star
The decision on Rapplerall agreed with the young lawyer. The SEC, chaired by the no non-sense Teresit
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
all agreed with the young lawyer. The SEC, chaired by the no non-sense Teresita Herbosa, an appointee of former president Benigno Aquino III, ruled that Rappler violated the Constitution. And it believes that it has an airtight case against the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Go: Prove I meddled in warships deal and I will resignsaying that the bidding for the acquisition of the Navy’s two frigates was done
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saying that the bidding for the acquisition of the Navy’s two frigates was done during the administration of President Benigno Aquino III. “It was Aquino admin that undertook the bidding and chosen the winning bidder,” Roque said in a text... Read more
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Sun Star
Abas re-appointed to Comeleca nephew of Moro Islamic Liberation Front chief negotiator Mohagber Iqbal, was
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
a nephew of Moro Islamic Liberation Front chief negotiator Mohagber Iqbal, was appointed to the Comelec by former president Benigno Aquino III in April 2015. Prior to his new stint, Abas was an acting assistant regional director of the Civil... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte renominates Abas as Comelec chiefa nephew of Moro Islamic Liberation Front’s (MILF) Mohagher Iqbal, was appointe
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a nephew of Moro Islamic Liberation Front’s (MILF) Mohagher Iqbal, was appointed to Comelec in 2015 by former president Benigno Aquino III. Aside from Abas, the President also appointed Anselmo Pinili as member of the Board of Directors of the... Read more
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Breitbart
Press Crackdown: Philippines Revokes License of Popular News Site Critical of Duterteto defend press freedom and the right to speak truth to power,” said Senator Ri
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
to defend press freedom and the right to speak truth to power,” said Senator Risa Hontiveros, while Senator Paolo Benigno Aquino IV described it as “a win for fake news, and a loss for dissenting voices and free speech.” In a post on... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte: No harassment of Rapplerdecision, the Chief Executive pointed out that a majority of the body’s commiss
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
decision, the Chief Executive pointed out that a majority of the body’s commissioners are appointees of former president Benigno Aquino III. “There are about five, I only appointed one... How can it become political?” he said, referring to SEC... Read more
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Pilipino Star
CHED chair Patricia Licuanan blames leaked documents for ousterleadership challenges since the new administration took over in 2016, Licuanan
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
leadership challenges since the new administration took over in 2016, Licuanan – an appointee of former president Benigno Aquino III – repeatedly stated her intention to remain in her post until the end of her second and final term in July... Read more
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The Manila Times
House starts Cha-cha rollingsaid he respected the House decision and the House should do the same whatever
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
said he respected the House decision and the House should do the same whatever the Senate’s decision would be. Sen. Paolo Benigno Aquino 3rd said the Senate had agreed that Charter change must follow procedure, and that it would insist on separate... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte: Elite owners are using media to protect their own interestsI only appointed one. So how could it be political?” he said in a speech. He w
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
I only appointed one. So how could it be political?” he said in a speech. He was referring to his predecessor, President Benigno Aquino III, who appointed four – not five, as said – SEC commissioners, including its chair, Teresita Herbosa. “I... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte: I was not behind Rappler shutdown orderhe could not have influenced the SEC considering that four of its five commissi
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
he could not have influenced the SEC considering that four of its five commissioners were appointed by former President Benigno Aquino III. He also emphasized that the decision is not political. "We never had a hand, and I never give a shit if... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Hilbay: 2 ex-presidents quelled Mindanao violence sans martial lawto capture Camp Abubakar, the stronghold of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
to capture Camp Abubakar, the stronghold of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF). He added that even then President Benigno Aquino III did not declare martial law during the Zamboanga siege but the military has managed to capture over a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte denies having hand in SEC ruling on RapplerAquino iyan. There are about five, I only appointed one,” he said. Duterte was
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
Aquino iyan. There are about five, I only appointed one,” he said. Duterte was referring to his predecessor, President Benigno Aquino III, who appointed four, not five, SEC commissioners, including its chair, Teresita Herbosa. “So how could it... Read more
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Pilipino Star
SEC chair ready to defend ruling on Rappler caseregistration of online news site Rappler over issues on foreign ownership. Her
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
registration of online news site Rappler over issues on foreign ownership. Herbosa, who was appointed by President Benigno Aquino III in 2011, declined a television interview to discuss the ruling but stood by it. "Having issued the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte has nothing to do with SEC ruling vs Rappler, says Palacewho were not his appointees,” he added, citing that most of the officials of th
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
who were not his appointees,” he added, citing that most of the officials of the SEC were appointees of former president Benigno Aquino III. Rappler CEO Maria Ressa on Tuesday refuted the claim of the Duterte administration that it had nothing... Read more
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Sun Star
Palace denies hand in Rappler's shutdownthe SEC in making decisions since its chairman and commissioners, except one, a
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
the SEC in making decisions since its chairman and commissioners, except one, are all appointees of former President Benigno Aquino III. "So our administration has nothing to do with it," Roque said in an interview with state-owned... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte fires CHEd chair, says many more to get axacting capacity” in the meantime, he said. In December 2016, the Palace barred
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
acting capacity” in the meantime, he said. In December 2016, the Palace barred Licuanan, an appointee of former President Benigno Aquino III, from attending Cabinet meetings. Earlier this month, Puwersa ng Bayaning Atleta Rep. Jericho Nograles... Read more
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