Gaining from APEC
July 30, 2014 02:12 AM
THE holding of Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meetings in Iloilo City should not be a one-time, cosmetic affair for Ilonggos.
In fact, it should bring the kind of change in attitude that we have been longing for.
Fish shortage on the loom
July 30, 2014 02:10 AM
By: Henrylito D. Tacio
IF WITHIN five to ten years from now you won’t see fish anymore in your plate or restaurant menus, don’t be surprised. Blame the current surging population for that.
Old scam, new suit
July 30, 2014 02:08 AM
By: Juan L. Mercado
ARE WE being set up for another in the unending series of farces that bedeviled the coconut levy and impoverished millions of small farmers?
Look at the 7 April 2014 draft order before President Benigno Aquino. “Providing Administrative Guidelines for the Utilization of the Coco Levy Assets” proposes privatization of what’s left of the levy, after the Marcos dictatorship’s plunder.
July 30, 2014 02:06 AM
By: Modesto P. Sao-noy
A LOT OF events are unfolding world-wide. Each day we get chilling news that we wonder what the world is going into.
Even in the Philippines we see game changing events, triggered mainly by President Benigno Aquino.
July 30, 2014 02:05 AM
By: Manuel “Boy” Mejorada
I DIDN’T watch the President’s State of the Nation Address last Monday. I knew that I would only be frustrated with listening to a fresh round of rhetoric on “matuwid na daan”. During the last four years, the President has relied heavily on theatrics to convey streams of false depictions of reform and change. I wasn’t mistaken.