OSG’s 2021 foreign travel budget questioned

OSG’s 2021 foreign travel budget questioned

Senator Francis Tolentino With international travel limited by the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic, a senator blasted the Office of the Solicitor General’s (OSG) request to increase its foreign travel budget for 2021. Senator Francis Tolentino...
Calida is 2nd highest paid gov’t official in 2019

Calida is 2nd highest paid gov’t official in 2019

Solicitor General Jose Calida is the second highest paid government official in 2019, the Commission on Audit (COA) said  Wednesday. The COA’s 2019 Report on Salaries and Allowances or ROSA showed Calida received more than P16.952 million last year. Last year,...
Malacañang reporters slam NTC closure order vs ABS-CBN

Malacañang reporters slam NTC closure order vs ABS-CBN

The Malacañang Press Corps (MPC), the group of reporters covering the President, issued a strongly worded statement condemning the National Telecommunications Commission’s (NTC) order to close broadcasting giant ABS-CBN describing it as a “shameless and...