Rappler's latest stories on Philippine Southeast Asian Games Organizing Committee
Once the least trusted among the bets for Speaker, Alan Peter Cayetano works double time to woo House members. His tactics seem to be paying off.
The Sports Industry Award Asia's own website says it is ‘endorsed’ and ‘supported’ by the Cayetano-led SEA Games organizing committee
The money trail shows SEA Games organizing committee chair Alan Peter Cayetano has control over the budget regardless of which agency the money is lodged under
But tickets for the opening ceremony, the basketball and volleyball tournaments as well as football games of the Philippine team are already sold out. Ticket buyers will not be reimbursed.
'We report defeats and victories, failures and triumphs,' the Foreign Correspondents Association of the Philippines says
'If it doesn't break the letter of the law, it breaks the spirit of the law,' says constitutional law professor Tony La Viña
Speaker and SEA Games organizing committee chair Alan Peter Cayetano maintains there's no conflict of interest in his dual roles
'I can look anyone in the eye [and say] ni singko, wala kaming kinita dito sa SEA Games,' insists the event's organizing chair and Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano
A total of eight venues were prepared for the 17 games to be held at the Subic Bay Freeport
'Ang sabi nila dati, almost ready and complete na.... Bakit nangyari ang mga ganito?' says Senator Bong Go, hitting the SEA Games organizers, who are led by House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano
However, the designated areas where spectators can ride point-to-point buses to the venue have yet to be identified
'We are prepared to defend this monumental event against those who believe they are above the law or exempt from legal requirements,' says the PHISGOC
Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea's rant comes after special envoy Ramon Tulfo writes a column accusing him of issuing a memorandum circular in support of PHISGOC Foundation without the President's knowledge
PHISGOC executive director Ramon Suzara thinks it's unfair to put the SEA Games organizing committee out of the picture
The PSC promises that the two key venues will be ready in time for the 2019 SEA Games
Alan Peter Cayetano clears up issues that have beset the Philippine SEA Games organizing committee
PHISGOC chairman Alan Peter Cayetano urges sports officials to keep their issues in the background
PHISGOC chairman Alan Peter Cayetano says the Philippines will honor its commitment to host the 'best SEA Games ever'