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Manila Standard Today
Transport usec quits amid train glitchesresignation was “sad” as he is “is one of the more passionate DOTr officials sp
Manila Standard Today / Posted 20 hours ago
resignation was “sad” as he is “is one of the more passionate DOTr officials specially on railway projects.” Senator Joel Villanueva said Chavez was on the frontline of exposing anomalies at the MRT. “His sudden resignation surprised us,”... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senators urge DOTr to ‘urgently’ find qualified replacement for Chavezto replace Cesar,” Zubiri said. Meanwhile, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel,
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
to replace Cesar,” Zubiri said. Meanwhile, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel, and Senators Sherwin Gatchalian and Joel Villanueva lamented the resignation of Chavez, whom they lauded as a responsible public official. “Nakakalungkot kasi... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesZubiri, Edgardo Angara Jr., Jose Victor Ejercito, Sherwin Gatchalian, PanfiloLa
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
Zubiri, Edgardo Angara Jr., Jose Victor Ejercito, Sherwin Gatchalian, PanfiloLacson, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel, Joel Villanueva and RizaHontiveros. Zubiri said it was a "close call and we nearly lost it." He pointed out that the Recto... Read more
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The Manila Times
Senators respect Chavez decision to quit but asks Duterte for immediate replacementand not party affiliation. Chavez is with the Partido Demokratikong Pilipino-La
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
and not party affiliation. Chavez is with the Partido Demokratikong Pilipino-Laban (PDP-Laban), Duterte’s party. Sen. Joel Villanueva shared Poe’s sentiment. “We have high respect for Usec. Cesar Chavez. He has been on the frontline... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Villanueva casts doubt on legality of NLEX toll fee hikeMANILA, Philippines — Sen. Joel Villanueva on Wednesday raised concern on the l
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Sen. Joel Villanueva on Wednesday raised concern on the legality of the toll fee hike in the North Luzon Expressway, which prompted an increase of 25 centavos per kilometers. Villanueva questioned if the Toll Regularity Board... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Villanueva doubts legality of NLEX toll hikeSenator Joel Villanueva questioned on Wednesday the legality of the recently-ap
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
Senator Joel Villanueva questioned on Wednesday the legality of the recently-approved toll fee hike in the North Luzon Expressway (NLEX), asking if the Toll Regulatory Board (TRB) posted adequate notice and conducted hearings before approving the... Read more
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Sun Star
KMU claims compressed workweek curtails unionismwork per week. Under the bill, the overtime work will start after a worker wor
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
work per week. Under the bill, the overtime work will start after a worker works 12 hours during the day or after rendering 48 hours during the week. The Senate version of the Bill is Senate Bill 1571, which was sponsored by Senator Joel Villanu... Read more
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The Manila Times
14 senators vote to allot P1.5B for ‘iconic’ building in Taguig Cityto Taguig City were: Juan Edgardo Angara, Nancy Binay, Franklin Drilon, Joseph
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
to Taguig City were: Juan Edgardo Angara, Nancy Binay, Franklin Drilon, Joseph Victor Ejercito, Emmanuel Pacquiao, Aquilino Pimentel 3rd, Grace Poe, Ralph Recto, Vicente Sotto 3rd, Joel Villanueva, Juan Miguel Zubiri, Gatchalian, Gordon, and La... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Senate approves office transfer to BGC by 2020Gordon Panfilo Lacson Manny Pacquiao Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III Grace Poe
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
Gordon Panfilo Lacson Manny Pacquiao Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III Grace Poe Ralph Recto Vicente “Tito” Sotto III Joel Villanueva Miguel Zubiri Only Sens. Benigno Paolo “Bam” Aquino IV and Risa Hontiveros were against the relocation of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Majority of senators approve relocation of Senate to Bonifacio Global City“Tito” Sotto III, Senators Sonny Angara, Nancy Binay, Sherwin Gatchalian, Panfi
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
“Tito” Sotto III, Senators Sonny Angara, Nancy Binay, Sherwin Gatchalian, Panfilo Lacson, Manny Pacquiao, Grace Poe, Joel Villanueva and Juan Miguel Zubiri. ADVERTISEMENT Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon was the only opposition member... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPESwith the administration in power has come out strong, ordering the dismissal fr
Zamboanga Today / Posted 5 days ago
with the administration in power has come out strong, ordering the dismissal from public service of Duterte ally, Sen. Joel Villanueva for his administrative liability over the alleged anomalous use of P10 million from his pork barrel... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Asean labor pact protects migrant workers—Belloneed to do so especially since we are in an era where our countrymen have incre
Manila Standard Today / Posted 8 days ago
need to do so especially since we are in an era where our countrymen have increasingly chosen to work abroad,” said Senator Joel Villanueva, chairman of the Senate labor committee. He said the agreement would complement and strengthen pending bills... Read more
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The Manila Times
Document protecting Asean workers hailedworkers in Southeast Asia would complement pending bills to improve the benefit
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
workers in Southeast Asia would complement pending bills to improve the benefits of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs), Sen. Joel Villanueva said on Wednesday. He cited the creation of a separate department for migrant workers that will cater to all... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Villanueva lauds Asean accord to protect rights of migrant workersSenator Joel Villanueva hailed on Wednesday the recently signed Association of
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
Senator Joel Villanueva hailed on Wednesday the recently signed Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Consensus on the protection of migrant workers’ rights, saying it would complement the proposed measures, including the creation of a... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
ERC policy on coal-fired projects quizzedSenator Joel Villanueva wants to inquire into the policy of the Energy Regulato
Manila Standard Today / Posted 10 days ago
Senator Joel Villanueva wants to inquire into the policy of the Energy Regulatory Commission of allowing developers, and distribution utilities investing in coal-fired projects of not passing on stranded assets to consumers. “We want to scrutinize... Read more
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The Manila Times
Trillanes echoes Aquino on Mamasapano killings, says usurpation charge won’t prosperof “Oplan Exodus” involving the arrest of foreign terrorists Zulkifli bin Hir a
The Manila Times / Posted 13 days ago
of “Oplan Exodus” involving the arrest of foreign terrorists Zulkifli bin Hir alias Marwan and Abdul Basit Usman. Sen. Joel Villanueva said on Thursday that it was “legally inappropriate” to file a case of usurpation of authority against Aquino... Read more
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Pilipino Star
SAF 44 families won’t join ombudsman case vs AquinoDuterte and allies of Aquino in the Senate defended the former chief executive
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 days ago
Duterte and allies of Aquino in the Senate defended the former chief executive from the charges against him. Sen. Joel Villanueva said it was “legally inappropriate” for Aquino to be charged with usurpation of authority since this involves... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Usurpation of authority rap vs ex-President Aquino ‘legally inappropriate’ – Villanuevainappropriate” charge against former President Benigno S. Aquino III for his ro
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
inappropriate” charge against former President Benigno S. Aquino III for his role in the 2015 Mamasapano incident, Senator Joel Villanueva said on Thursday. Villanueva, the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (Tesda) chief during... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Lawyer set to file impeach raps vs Morales for betrayal of public trustand wife Elenita Binay, Degamo, Vitangcol, ex-senators Jinggoy Estrada, Juan Po
Inquirier.net / Posted 21 days ago
and wife Elenita Binay, Degamo, Vitangcol, ex-senators Jinggoy Estrada, Juan Ponce Enrile, incumbent Senators JV Ejercito, Joel Villanueva, Gregorio Honasan, some congressmen or “perceived hostiles and enemies of Aquino.” Among the cases the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Witness in Atio hazing to be cleared soonto bring him to the Chinese General Hospital, instead of the nearby UST hospita
Pilipino Star / Posted 25 days ago
to bring him to the Chinese General Hospital, instead of the nearby UST hospital, where Castillo was declared dead. Sen. Joel Villanueva urged Ventura to remain strong, believing that other fraternity members are harassing and “ganging up on... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senate panel set to conclude probe on Atio’s deathall that he knew before, during, and after the initiation rites that led to Cas
Inquirier.net / Posted 29 days ago
all that he knew before, during, and after the initiation rites that led to Castillo’s death. Senators Miguel Zubiri and Joel Villanueva considered Ventura’s statements as a welcome development that could lead to justice for Castillo. The Senate... Read more
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Inquirier.net
2 senators welcome Ventura’s revelations in Atio hazing casepagkilos ng Senado para makamit ang hustisya para kay Atio at maisaayos ang Ant
Inquirier.net / Posted 29 days ago
pagkilos ng Senado para makamit ang hustisya para kay Atio at maisaayos ang Anti-Hazing Law at iba pang reporma,” Senator Joel Villanueva also said in a separate statement. ADVERTISEMENT Ventura is the second Aegis Juris member who spoke about... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Solano angers senators for claiming Castillo died from heart ailmentAtio on the paddle used by the Aegis Juris fratmen, which is illegal to use und
Inquirier.net / Posted 29 days ago
Atio on the paddle used by the Aegis Juris fratmen, which is illegal to use under the Anti-Hazing Law?” Zubiri asked. Sen. Joel Villanueva on Wednesday described Solano’s defense as “stupid” because pictures taken of Castillo’s body showed... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Aegis Juris member turns witness, tags brodsit was obvious that Solano and his lawyers were conjuring excuses for Castillo’
Pilipino Star / Posted 29 days ago
it was obvious that Solano and his lawyers were conjuring excuses for Castillo’s murder. Sen. Francis Escudero said Solano is not an expert to make such conclusions. Sen. Joel Villanueva said no one would believe Solano’s “stu... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
AFP Cavaliers edge Defenders, 72 to 71other hand, Rommel Balboa struck for 17 points, while Jeffrey Sanders pitched i
Manila Standard Today / Posted 1 months ago
other hand, Rommel Balboa struck for 17 points, while Jeffrey Sanders pitched in 14 points to lead the Defenders. Senator Joel Villanueva, meanwhile, contributed 12 points. Senate Defenders’ Sen. Joel Villanueva (#3) looks to create a play as he... Read more

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