Journalist groups stand with ABS-CBN amid regional network closure

Journalist groups stand with ABS-CBN amid regional network closure

Media organizations expressed their dismay on Aug. 28 over ABS-CBN’s regional networks closure after the House of Representatives rejected the broadcasting giant’s bid for a new franchise.More of ABS-CBN’s businesses and services will permanently cease operations by...
Journalists, opposition lawmakers slam Ressa conviction

Journalists, opposition lawmakers slam Ressa conviction

By: Rommel F. Lopez Journalists and lawmakers slammed the guilty verdict handed down on Rappler CEO Maria Ressa and Rappler’s former researcher-reporter for Reynaldo Santos Jr. for cyber libel saying the decision is an attack to silence the press in the Philippines...
More groups back ABS-CBN’s franchise renewal

More groups back ABS-CBN’s franchise renewal

By Rommel F. Lopez Albay 1st District Rep. Edcel Lagman (2nd from left) receives from representatives of the National Union of Journalists in the Philippines, copies of the petitions to renew ABS-CBN’s franchise (Photo from NUJP) Various groups have come forward...