Latest News for: Manila parties


ICC OKs probe into PH drug war

Manila Standard Today 15 Sep 2021
But the judges said that even though the Philippines had withdrawn as a state party to the court, the alleged crimes took place while Manila was still a signature to the court’s Rome Statute, so it could still probe them ... while it was a state party,” the judges said.

International Criminal Court approves Philippines 'war on drugs' investigation

Gulf News 15 Sep 2021
Duterte pulled Manila out of the Hague-based court in 2019 ... But the judges said that even though the Philippines had withdrawn as a state party to the court, the alleged crimes took place while Manila was still signed up to the court's Rome Statute, so it could still probe them.

‘Possible alliance’: Pacquiao’s PDP-Laban faction meets with Partido Reporma

The Philadelphia Inquirer 15 Sep 2021
MANILA, Philippines --- A "possible alliance" may be brewing between the revived political party Partido Reporma and the PDP-Laban faction ...

Lockdown eased in NCR

Manila Standard Today 14 Sep 2021
A workers and farmers party-list group said the new Alert Level 4 in Metro Manila was “no more than a lockdown of rights.” The IATF, the Anakpawis party-list group said, is running around like a headless chicken implementing new guidelines every so often at the public's disadvantage.

Meralco to build new substation in Paco lot

Manila Standard Today 12 Sep 2021
PSALM, in a statement announced over the weekend that Meralco submitted the highest bid amounting to P632,162,185 and was thus declared the winning party for the Paco-Manila property. The lot consists of eight separate non-contiguous vacant lots, located at Isla de Provisor, Paco, Manila.

Meralco submits winning offer in PSALM’s Paco-Manila property

Manila Bulletin 12 Sep 2021
Power utility giant Manila Electric Company (Meralco) submitted a winning bid ... The other investing-party that joined the ‘negotiated sale’ process of PSALM for the Paco-Manila Property had been Toplis Solutions, but that company’s offer was established to have been non-compliant.

Waive electric rate increases, Meralco told

Manila Standard Today 12 Sep 2021
Bayan Muna party-list Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate on Sunday renewed his call for the Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) to waive its power rate increase, citing the firm still continues to profit from pass-on charges ... Our call is for Meralco to waive these power rate increases in August and now in September ... .

Psalm privatizes Paco-Manila Property

The Manila Times 11 Sep 2021
The Manila Electric Company (Meralco) was declared the winning party on Friday after submitting the highest offer amounting to P632,16 million, which was higher than the Psalm Board-approved Minimum Offer Price of P527.08 million ... The other negotiating party was Toplis Solutions.

Prime Minister Suga is ninth Japanese premier to hold office for only a year; massive ...

Manila Bulletin 11 Sep 2021
Japan’s Liberal Democratic Party is a member of our International Conference of Asian Political Parties (ICAPP), a Philippine-led initiative founded and launched in Manila in September, 2000 and which now represents some 350 ruling and opposition parties from 52 Asian countries.

Political plans set aside by Roque 'until NCR vax target is attained'

Manila Bulletin 10 Sep 2021
Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque (OPS/FILE PHOTO/MANILA BULLETIN). Roque made the statement after the ruling PDP-Laban party nominated him as one of their guest senatorial candidates for the 2022 elections, a month before the filing of the certificates of candidacy for the polls starts.

Labor Party suspends support for Pacquiao

The Manila Times 10 Sep 2021
... will no longer proceed, in earnest with our current conversation with Senator Manny Pacquiao on our standing invitation for him to join the LPP as president of the party and presidential candidate for the May 2022 elections," Morado said in a statement sent to The Manila Times.

Duterte's party picks him as VP candidate in Philippines

Billings Gazette 09 Sep 2021
In this photo provided by the Malacanang Presidential Photographers Division, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte talks during a meeting with the Inter-Agency Task Force on the Emerging Infectious Diseases at the Malacanang presidential palace in Manila, Philippines on Tuesday Aug.

Duterte accepts VP nomination for 2022 polls

TeluguStop 09 Sep 2021
Manila, Sep 9 . Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has formally accepted the ruling party PDP-Laban's nomination to run for Vice President in. Read More. ....

‘Recycled officials’: Bayan Muna denounces Parlade’s appointment to NSC

The Philadelphia Inquirer 09 Sep 2021
MANILA, Philippines --- Party-list group Bayan Muna has denounced the appointment of former Army Lt. Gen. Antonio Parlade Jr ... According to Rep ... .

Sara sticks to deal with dad, won’t run in ‘22

Manila Standard Today 09 Sep 2021
The number of organizations and individuals in the country and overseas throwing their support for HPS continues to increase, the party-list solon said, with chapters in Metro Manila and other regions, including supporters worldwide in the Middle East, Canada, and the USA.