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Saturday, 20 October 2018

Commentary

Musings on the electoral system

The election season is definitely here, and the news came by as quickly as a stock market ticker on a heavy day of trading....

Change is coming

Are you one of those store owners who ordinarily run out of small bills and coins and, as a result, offer candies to customers...

A hypocrite is a yellow hypocrite

He knows that the yellow senatorial bets have very little chances of winning even a minimum of three seats in the 2019 Senate race,...

Long way to the top

After my first international swimming gold medal at age of 12, I started to realize that I could actually win more than just one. I...

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...

Red recruitment in Metro universities

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) recently identified a number of universities in the National Capital Region as recruitment centers of the Communist...

VP tours for LP

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) should look into the possible breach of elections law in what looked like fund-raising sorties of Vice President Leni...

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...