Category Archives: Government

BBL Will Not Be Enacted On Time

Update: The BBL is now a law. The Congress of the Philippines may not be able to pass the BBL or Basic Law On The Bangsamoro Autonomous Region on the date set on June 11. Congress will finish its interpellation on Wednesday, June 10. Regardless of whether or not the (BBL) Basic Law On The Bangsamoro Autonomous Region… Read More »

LBC Branch Bacoor City Robbed 3 Suspects Killed

  LBC Branch Bacoor City Robbed by 3 unidentified suspects.   The LBC branch was engaged in its usual business as a courier and remittance center when it was robbed.   Past 2 PM when the 3 unidentified persons entered the LBC and announced the hold-up.   The robbers were able to get P10,000 pesos worth of money… Read More »

OFW in UAE Sentenced to Die

  A Filipina OFW working in the United Arab Emirates has been sentenced to death.   The OFW allegedly killed her male employee in the United Arab Emirates who tried to rape her. DFA will appeal the case.   Jennifer Dalquez, the 28 years old Filipina went to become an OFW in UAE in the year 2011.  … Read More »

West Philippine Sea Armed Confrontation Possible

  Commander Jonathan Odom, Oceans Policy Adviser, US Secretary of Defense, said that the ongoing tension in the West Philippine Sea might result into an armed confrontation.   Odom said, clearly one of the most realistic concerns right now is a situation spinning out of control based upon miscalculation and misunderstanding between two of the claimants once you… Read More »