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  1. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Benigno Aquino refuses resignation of aide over fund scandal

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 10:07pm by Reuters

    ... declared the government's discretionary fund illegal in the biggest test yet for its battle against graft. Aquino came to power in 2010 on the promise of transparency, good governance ... the government from growing criticism over the use of 150 billion pesos (HK$27 billion) in discretionary funds from 2011 to 2013. "I have decided not to accept his resignation," Aquino told ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1552286/benigno-aquino-refuses-resignation-aide-over-fund-scandal
  2. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine Supreme Court partially voids Aquino's stimulus package

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 10:45pm by BLOOM

    ... of the Constitution at the House of Representatives," said Ramon Casiple, executive director of the Institute for Political and Electoral Reform. Aquino approved the stimulus package in October 2011. ... groups including the Integrated Bar of the Philippines sued the government last year, arguing that the stimulus programme, dubbed the presidential pork barrel, violated Congress' exclusive ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1544463/philippine-supreme-court-partially-voids-aquinos-stimulus-package
  3. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Listen more, condemn less, says Philippine church leader in latest sign of liberal shift

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 05:40am by AFP

    ... reach out to more people by … lowering our fences... without being judgmental or punitive." In 2012, President Benigno Aquino signed a law requiring government health centres to hand out ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1547619/listen-more-condemn-less-says-philippine-church-leader-latest-sign-liberal
  4. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Former Philippines' first lady Imelda Marcos, at 85, eyes return to palace

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 12:15am by AFP

    ... by international masters, including Monets and Picassos. The government conservatively estimates that Marcos plundered government coffers of about US$10 billion. A military-backed "People Power" ... planted a kiss on her husband's glass coffin. Declaring herself the "mother of world peace", Imelda then hit out at plans by the Aquino government to auction off her jewellery ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1545085/former-philippines-first-lady-imelda-marcos-85-eyes-return-palace
  5. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    ‘Amerasian’ children of war face poverty and stigma in Philippines

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 10:39pm by AFP

    ... pregnant, so now, I also have an Amerasian son," she said. The Philippine government is expected to seal the deal late this year to welcome US soldiers back to Subic and other bases. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1541236/amerasian-children-war-face-poverty-and-stigma-philippines
  6. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Son of former Philippines leader Estrada arrested in graft scandal

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 01:15pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... an arrest warrant. “I never stole a single centavo from government coffers,” a defiant Estrada told reporters, as he accused President Benigno Aquino of playing politics and cracking down on his ... for a third senator, Juan Ponce Enrile, a 90-year-old veteran politician who was once dictator Ferdinand Marcos’s chief martial law enforcer. The case erupted last year when businesswoman Janet ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1538848/son-former-philippines-leader-arrested-graft-scandal
  7. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine police shoot dead Muktar Santo, accused of role in mass killing

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 04:57am by AFP

    ... of Mindanao and was shot dead along with two companions when security forces raided his hideout, local police chief Senior Superintendent Rolen Balquin said. The massacre, in which 32 journalists were ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1539073/philippine-police-shoot-dead-muktar-santo-accused-role-mass-killing
  8. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine senator Ramon 'Bong' Revilla faces music over graft charges

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 12:43pm by Reuters

    ... 224 million pesos (HK$39.5 million) from congressional funds from 2007 to 2010. The Office of the Ombudsman says Revilla funnelled the funds to non-existent non-government organisations for agricultural projects. The money was then ploughed back to him, several government officials and a businesswoman who devised the scheme, prosecutors say. Aquino abolished such funds last year as part ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1536798/philippine-senator-arrested-massive-corruption-case
  9. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Culture body blasts plan by Philippine distillery to use heroes' names to sell booze

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 03:15am by AFP

    ... who wrote novels that spurred the Philippine independence movement, was executed by Spanish troops in 1896. Bonifacio started an armed rebellion that saw the archipelago declare independence ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1533442/culture-body-blasts-plan-philippine-distillery-use-heroes-names-sell-booze
  10. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Aby Sayyaf leader Khair Mundos captured in slum near Manila airport

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 04:23pm by AFP

    ... Islamic militant on the US government's "most wanted" list has been arrested in a Manila slum, seven years after he spectacularly broke out of jail. Khair Mundos, who had a US$500,000 US government reward on his head, was detained in a rundown Muslim quarter near the airport where he was staying with relatives, the police and military said after a joint raid. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1530095/philippines-captures-top-al-qaeda-linked-militant

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