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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, August 3, 2017

Aug 03, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Hello Here are the stories you shouldn t miss this Thursday

Grab and Uber, Duterte, Faeldon | Evening wRap

Aug 02, 2017 - 8:46 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Mara Cepeda

Duterte signs laws extending passport, driver's license validity

Aug 02, 2017 - 5:03 PM

The law extending driver s license validity also imposes stricter measures on the issuance of licenses to ensure only deserving applicants get them

House approves bill on 5-year driver's license

May 22, 2017 - 7:52 PM

The bill extending the validity of driver’s license to 5 years is one step closer to getting passed into law The Senate version was approved earlier

APPROVED. The House oks the bill extending the driver's license validity to 5 years. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

PH one step closer to 10-year passport validity

May 15, 2017 - 4:55 PM

With the bill extending passport validity approved by the Senate it now goes to the bicameral conference committee

TEN-YEAR VALIDITY. The Senate and House of Representatives are set to convene a bicameral conference committee, after both chambers passed the bill extending passport validity from 5 to 10 years. File photo from Malacañang

Group files complaint vs LTO execs using Duterte’s FOI order

Apr 03, 2017 - 7:17 PM

The Anti Trapo Movement files a complaint against LTO chief Edgar Galvante and bids and awards committee chair Romeo Vera Cruz for not releasing documents on the bidding for the production of drivers license cards

INVOKING FOI. Anti Trapo Movement Founder Leon Peralta (right) files a complaint before the Office of the Ombudsman on April 3, 2017 against LTO officials invoking Duterte's FOI policy in the executive branch. Photo by Rappler

10-year passport validity gets House approval

Feb 13, 2017 - 8:15 PM

The House foreign affairs committee says extending the validity of passports will ease the burden of OFWs and the traveling public

EXTENSION. If passed into law, HB 4767 will extend the validity of passports to 10 years. File photo of House plenary by Rappler

The pet bills of President Duterte

Aug 01, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Duterte did not mention in his first SONA two bills that his top allies in the 17th Congress declared they would prioritize: the reimposition of the death penalty and the lowering to 15 years the minimum age of criminal responsibility

President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his State of the Nation Address, as Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III and House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez listen. Photo by Francis R. Malasig/EPA

SONA 2016: Lawmakers happy Duterte supports their bills

Jul 25, 2016 - 9:34 PM

UPDATED Some lawmakers have filed bills on tax reform passport validity and universal health care even before President Rodrigo Duterte mentions them in his SONA

1ST SONA. President Rodrigo Duterte gestures while delivering his first State of the Nation Address on July 25. PHoto by Francis R. Malasig/EPA

Extend passport validity, Duterte says in SONA 2016

Jul 25, 2016 - 5:41 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte recounts seeing passport applicants having a hard time: Nasasaktan talaga ako

TRAVEL DOCUMENTS. Filipino immigration officials examine the passports of arriving passengers at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport on May 6, 2009. File photo by Dennis Sabangan/EPA

Comelec suspends capturing of biometrics

Jul 12, 2013 - 1:49 PM

The Comelec wants to prioritize the voters registration for the barangay and SK elections

TRUST THE MACHINE? Can biometrics solve the problem of electoral fraud? Here are some points for concern.

Google joins open authentication group

Apr 24, 2013 - 1:51 PM

Google joins the board of directors for the Fast Identity Online Alliance

GOOGLE JOINS FIDO. Google joins the Fast Identity Online Alliance for better authentication standards. Screen shot from FIDO Alliance website

Null and void: Defense attacks complaint

Mar 13, 2012 - 12:59 AM

Before presenting any sort of evidence the defense argues the complaint is not valid in the first place