Daily Archive: December 2, 2017
Hans T. Sy, chair of the executive committee of SM Prime Holdings, has been reelected to the board of the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR) Private Sector Alliance for Disaster Resilient Societies, also known as Arise, the top global business leaders’ group on disaster risk reduction management (DRRM).
The government will not hold a public bidding for the reconstruction of war-torn Marawi City and will instead accept proposals from developers that would be subjected to a Swiss challenge, according to Task Force Bangon Marawi chair Eduardo del Rosario.
ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE — Pope Francis says the Cold War-era policy of nuclear deterrence is no longer viable and that the mere possession of nuclear weapons is now “irrational.” Flying through Asia en route home from Bangladesh Saturday, Francis said: “We’re at the limit of licitly having and using nuclear arms. Why? Because today, […]
It is not the job of the House justice committee to gather evidence against impeachable officials, but to weigh whatever evidence is presented, an opposition lawmaker said on Saturday.
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The supposed antagonism between President Rodrigo Duterte and communist leaders could be part of a “grand scheme” to use insurgent attacks as an excuse to declare a revolutionary government (RevGov), a lawmaker said on Saturday.
Risky sexual behavior and practices, as well as the lack of government policies focused on prevention, have contributed to the steep rise in the number of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) cases among Filipinos, particularly among the youth and men having sex with men (MSM).
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