16 Cabinet members to join PRRD in Japan

MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte is set to travel to Japan on Tuesday afternoon to attend the Future of Asia forum from Thursday to Friday accompanied by 16 Cabinet members. Malacañang released a list of the official delegation as of Tuesday morning, which includes: Secretary Teodoro Locsin, Department of Foreign Affairs Secretary Carlos Dominguez III, […]

337 Alvarez projects among those vetoed by Duterte in the 2019 GAA

About 337 infrastructure projects in the 1st District of Davao del Norte were among those vetoed by President Rodrigo Duterte in the 2019 General Appropriations Act. In a Rappler report (https://www.scribd.com/document/410962288/Vetoed-DPWH-Funds-Under-2019-National-Budget?secret_password=VnDKuL1FQVTHCMe2Q1Ey#fullscreen&from_embed), it listed the 1st District of Davao City under then Representative now Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles as being the biggest benefactor of the vetoed […]

Grab Express rider helps seize Php1.5M in party drugs

A GrabExpress driver partner has been instrumental in the reported seizing of some PhP 1.5M worth of party drugs and the arrest of two college students for violation of RA9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act in Makati earlier this week. According to Atty. Nicka Hosaka, Grab Public Affairs Manager, the GrabExpress driver became suspicious […]

Grab denies blocking entry of Go-Jek

We are issuing this statement in response to the article published by Rappler last March 21, 2019 bylined by Ms Aika Rey entitled: “Is Tugade blocking Go-Jek’s entry into the Philippines because of Grab?”. Grab has the utmost respect for Secretary Tugade and the officials of the Department of Transportation (DOTr) and the Land Transportation […]