Turning the Tables on Emano

Earlier this month, Paulino Emano, mayor of Tagoloan, Misamis Oriental, claimed in a television interview with GMA-7 that the South Korean firm Hanjin Heavy Industries Construction Company, Ltd. offered him $400 worth of contract in exchange for the diversion of a part of river in his town where Hanjin is constructing a shipyard. Emano had… Continue reading Turning the Tables on Emano

Gloria’s Deadlines

“I am not a traditional politician who likes to give promises and deadlines…” – President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, March 8,2001 No matter how much she denies it, President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo just loves giving deadlines. A news release posted on the government’s official website said the President on Friday gave newly-installed Customs Commissioner George Jereos “two months… Continue reading Gloria’s Deadlines