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Monday, 21 January 2019

Opinion

A wonderful Christmas gift

My family and I have received a wonderful Christmas gift just in time for the celebration of the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ....

Usufruct — what is it?

One thing that amuses me about law is the seemingly hifalutin jargon. While I was in law school, my classmates and I would be...

High regard for PH media

NEW YORK, NY — I congratulate Philippine media for the high marks they received from the public in this poll (more on it below)....

A Christmas message

Christmas, no doubt, is the happiest time of the year for us Filipinos. We literally spend the whole year preparing or waiting for it....

On Tax Reform Package 4 (Pifita)

The Tax Reform Package 4 is one of five tax packages that are intended to serve as the funding pillar to support the “Build,...

A fund for universal health care

My recent trip to Turkey, after having visited the country in the 1980s, made me realize how lucky the Turks are. For one, their...

When is the SPA terminated?

X wants to sell his land to anyone interested. As he is to migrate abroad, he executes a special power of attorney, or SPA...

Pinoy Christmas in the US

NEW YORK, NY — Pasko was always a joyfully expectant holiday that I looked forward to, during my earlier years in Manila. We usually...

Labor laws in Asean

On 8 August 1967, five countries, which later became 10, formed the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to accelerate economic growth, cultural development...