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Saturday, 20 October 2018

Opinion

The genesis of the PH labor code

During the colonial period under America, Filipino workers were largely found in the agricultural sector. It was the principal industry of the country at...

Reassuring decision

The decision to suspend the collection of excise tax on petroleum reassures everyone that the Duterte administration still have the dexterity to not sweep...

Why rural inflation is higher

This will debunk the notion that the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) and the excise taxes on petroleum products embedded in TRAIN...

No postscript to Marawi

It seems as though the horrors of all-out war in Marawi City have been forgotten. The government launched a military siege against the Islamist...

Up to her yellow tricks again

She bemoans — almost daily — her continued detention on a drug trading conspiracy charge, yet detained Sen. Leila de Lima keeps on delaying...

The NBA is back!

Oh, times are good again! The world’s most competitive basketball league is back and we’re all the better for it. And wow, there are so many...

Fired up

The entry of the 2019 political season ushered in changes in the composition of President Rodrigo Durterte’s Cabinet. Among the much talked about changes has...

HE said — SHE said

Seriously funny Coming off a bad script, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) is offering a new one. But it’s not a better version...

From ho-hum to hmmm, interesting

“If Marcos joins the Senate race, the protest is dead. It wasn’t expected to be an exciting race at all when talk of the 2019...