Julieta Cortuna - updates

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CA confirms Manny Piñol, Ramon Lopez

Feb 01, 2017 - 3:23 PM

Members of the Commission on Appointments laud both Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol and Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez saying they are highly qualified for their posts

CONFIRMED: Commission on Appointment (CA) Chair and Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III gives a closed-fist sign with Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel F. Piñol (left) and Trade Secretary Ramon M. Lopez (right) after the ad-interim appointments of the two secretaries were confirmed in plenary, Wednesday, February 1, 2017. PRIB Photo by Cesar Tomambo

DOT chief told: Limit free foreign trips of lawmakers

Dec 07, 2016 - 2:32 PM

But two lawmakers defended the long standing practice saying it helps legislators craft laws

NO MORE JUNKETS. A lawmaker wants less junkets for congressmen organized by Philippine tourism officials.  File photo by Benhur Arcayan / Malacanang Photo Bureau

DOT chief denies asking for tickets, designer shoes from shopping mall

Dec 07, 2016 - 12:25 PM

If somebody is involved heads will roll says Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo who is investigating the report

DENIAL. Tourism Secretary Wanda Tulfo-Teo denies the blind item that she asked for designer shoes and tickets from a big shopping mall. Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler