Margarito Teves - updates

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Business groups in favor of easing restrictions on foreign investments

Sep 25, 2019 - 1:30 PM

But ex-Ateneo School of Government dean Tony La Viña argues that lifting these constitutional restrictions would be 'very, very dangerous'

Binay to give Cabinet posts to ex-Arroyo officials

Apr 24, 2016 - 8:58 PM

Vice President Jejomar Binay also says his administration will not block former president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo s bid for house arrest

FINAL DEBATE. Vice President Jejomar Binay answers a question at the 3rd presidential debate in Pangasinan on April 24, 2016.  Photo from the Manila Bulletin

Sale of Meralco shares didn't happen – Landbank

Sep 28, 2015 - 3:20 PM

There is no violation of the Anti Graft Law since the block sale of the bank s Meralco shares did not materialize Landbank says

NO BASIS. "There is no basis for a criminal indictment or administrative sanction against former members of the LBP board of directors, including some incumbent bank officers," the Landbank of the Philippines statement reads.

Ex-Landbank, SSS execs face graft charges over Meralco deal

Sep 24, 2015 - 6:49 PM

The deal involved the block sale of SSS Meralco shares for P5 669 billion to Global 5000 a company identified with businessman Roberto V Ongpin

To fix or to scrap the confirmation system?

Jun 23, 2014 - 10:00 AM

Among the proposals to reform the CA are to adopt the US model to repeal the one person veto and to adopt a criteria for confirming and rejecting nominees

MORE TRANSPARENT. CA members, nominees and observers say the Commission on Appointments should make the confirmation process more transparent and less arbitrary. File photo from CA website

Beef and pork: Confirmation politics and Napoles

Jun 22, 2014 - 11:00 AM

Nominees who went through the Commission on Appointments say requests for projects appointments and lump sum funds put them in compromising situations

Ex-govt officials, CJ keep San Miguel board seats

Jun 11, 2013 - 4:29 PM

Winston F Garcia and Margarito Teves and former Supreme Court chief justice Reynato Puno Jr keep their board seats in San Miguel Corp

15-MAN BOARD. The board of San Miguel Corp, the Philippines' biggest business group, includes former government officials and a chief justice. Photo by Naoki Mengua/Rappler

Plunder complaint vs SC justice, Ongpin

Sep 24, 2012 - 6:20 PM

Top businessmen Roberto Ongpin and Ramon Ang allegedly entered into a contract that is grossly disadvantageous to the government

Ex-GSIS head Winston Garcia joins San Miguel board

Jun 14, 2012 - 2:50 PM

The other independent directors in the 15 man board are former Supreme Court Chief Justice Reynato Puno and former Finance Secretary Margarito Teves

Ex-health, finance secretaries stand behind sin tax reform

Mar 15, 2012 - 10:13 AM

Former health and finance officials signed a manifesto supporting House Bill 5727 to reform the mandate a simple simple tax system for alcohol and tobacco

Arroyo officials asked to testify

Feb 23, 2012 - 8:27 PM

This is in relation to the NBN ZTE deal

Pass new taxes in 2012 or else…

Jan 16, 2012 - 8:08 PM

Former government officials urge the Aquino government to push for new revenue sources before 2013 an election year

SIN TAXES. The Aquino government must raise taxes in 2012, ex-government officials said. Sin taxes eyed as priority

Teves on sin taxes: Aquino has to show political will

Dec 08, 2011 - 8:00 AM

Taxes slapped on sin products including cigarettes and alcohol are necessary in generating additional revenues for health related costs and investments according to former finance secretary Margarito Teves