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Makati gov't employees, contract workers to get paid during lockdown

Mar 21, 2020 - 11:51 AM

All 9,406 workers will receive their salaries, says Mayor Abby Binay

MAKATI CITY HALL. Photo from Wikipedia.

Senate bets Enrile, Tolentino, Dela Rosa take the stage at Binays’ campaign kickoff

Mar 29, 2019 - 7:58 PM

Reelectionist Makati Mayor Abby Binay says they invited both administration and opposition senatorial candidates to their proclamation rally

BINAY AND ENRILE. Jejomar Binay accompanies former Senate president Juan Ponce Enrile who delivered his campaign speech before Makati residents on Friday, March 29. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Makati extends work hours for business permit renewal, tax payments

Jan 04, 2019 - 11:22 AM

Makati's Business Permits and Licensing Office and other key offices will also be open on weekends until January 20

Makati mayor wants abusive Turk deported

Nov 23, 2018 - 8:34 PM

Yuksel Ibrahim faces numerous charges after he assaulted a traffic enforcer in a busy Makati street

Photo courtesy of Makati police

Makati subway project promises 6,000 jobs

Nov 12, 2018 - 4:05 PM

Here are the features and promises of Makati's Public Rail Transport, which is expected to be completed by 2023

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Makati students, LGU employees to get free Japanese encephalitis vaccines

Nov 28, 2017 - 7:30 AM

Vaccines will be administered to local government employees until end-December 2017, and to public school students, Kinder to Grade 6, starting January 2018

PREVENTION. Mayor Abigail Binay on Monday, November 27, 2017, gets the first shot of the 60,000 free Japanese encephalitis vaccines the city government will provide to public grade school students and local government employees. Photo by Eloisa Lopez/Rappler

CA denies Makati's appeal for jurisdiction over Fort Bonifacio

Nov 05, 2017 - 1:30 PM

'The dismissal of this appeal is but a necessary legal consequence of Makati’s own acts,' says the Court of Appeals

FORUM SHOPPING. The Court of Appeals reiterates an earlier ruling which finds Makati guilty of forum shopping for simultaneously seeking the same legal remedy in its long-running dispute with Taguig over Bonifacio Global City. Rappler file photo

What to expect during Makati curfew for minors

Sep 29, 2017 - 6:30 PM

Charges of child abuse will be filed against the parents of minors who are repeatedly 'rescued' during curfew hours, from 10 pm to 4 am

Fort Bonifacio: CA issues favorable ruling to Taguig

Mar 09, 2017 - 9:05 PM

The CA rules that Makati committed forum shopping when it filed an appeal before the Pasig RTC and the CA itself

News Briefs: March 1, 2017

Mar 01, 2017 - 12:14 PM

Stories from across the Philippines on Wednesday March 1

Abby Binay critics 'misinformed' on illegal gambling in Makati – lawyer

Nov 17, 2016 - 6:18 PM

To the anti corruption group that has filed a case with the Ombudsman against the Makati mayor city hall says over 90 business establishments have been closed down in the anti gambling campaign

UNDER FIRE. Makati City mayor Abigail Binay faces a graft complaint from the Anti-Trapo Movement that holds her responsible for the "proliferation" of illegal online gambling in Makati City. Rappler file photo

Comelec junks protest vs Makati Mayor Abby Binay

Sep 23, 2016 - 5:39 PM

The Comelec First Division says Romulo Kid Peña Jr did not indicate the particular precincts where voting machines wrongly scanned ballots

THANKING COMELEC. Makati City Mayor Abigail 'Abby' Binay Campos thanks the Commission on Elections for junking the 'sham' protest filed by her rival, Romulo 'Kid' Peña Jr, against her electoral victory. File photo by the Makati City government

Abby Binay urges Comelec to dismiss Peña's electoral protest

Jun 01, 2016 - 3:55 PM

Incoming Makati mayor Abigail Binay says Kid Peña who lost the mayoral race miserably failed to support his vote buying allegations against her

DISMISS THE PETITION. Incoming Makati mayor Abby Binay wants the poll body to dismiss losing mayoral candidate Kid Peña's electoral protest against her. Photo by Rob Reyes

Kid Peña demands manual recount in Makati mayoral race

May 20, 2016 - 1:13 PM

Defeated acting Makati Mayor Kid Peña alleges massive vote buying behind the victory of his rival Representative Abigail Abby Binay Campos But Abby says it is the Peña camp that is capable of cheating not the Binays

CHEATED BY ABBY BINAY? Acting Makati Mayor Kid Peña files an electoral protest before the Comelec against Representative Abby Binay, who beat him for mayor. Photo by Paterno Esmaquel/Rappler

Kid Peña cries electoral fraud, plans protest vs Abby Binay

May 19, 2016 - 7:46 PM

The camp of winning mayoral candidate Abby Binay rejects Kid Peña s claims saying that Makati held clean elections

Photo by Mara Cepeda/ Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Jejomar Binay's miting de avance

May 08, 2016 - 10:30 AM

During his miting de avance Vice President Jejomar Binay expresses confidence that he will be elected president

VICTORY POSE. Team Binay after their miting de avance in Makati on May 7. All photos by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Back to base: Binay to culminate campaign in Makati

May 06, 2016 - 4:08 PM

Presidential candidate Jejomar Binay is set to hold his miting de avance in Makati where he ruled as mayor for 21 years

FINAL HURRAH. Vice President Jejomar Binay (L), seen here with daughter and Makati Second District Representative Abby Binay (R) is set to hold his miting de avance in Makati. File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Gloc-9 speaks up about performance in Abby Binay's rally

Mar 30, 2016 - 1:12 PM

To Gloc 9 management this was just a regular sortie gig for a local candidate no different from the sorties before it and the sorties that will come after it says a statement from the rapper s management

VLOG: Kid Peña claims sabotage by Binays

Mar 30, 2016 - 12:18 PM

Acting Makati Mayor Kid Peña promises a Bagong Makati during his proclamation rally

Kid Peña: Makati will be nat'l ‘laughing stock’ if you vote Binay

Mar 30, 2016 - 10:49 AM

Acting Makati Mayor Kid Peña also cries foul against the Binays alleging that a faction of their camp is sabotaging services at the Ospital ng Makati and other social programs of the city

BAGONG MAKATI? Acting Mayor Kid Peña promises a new brand of leadership in the city if he wins as Makati local chief executive. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Emotional Abby Binay: Bring back 'Serbisyong Binay' to Makati

Mar 29, 2016 - 9:47 AM

Ano man ang sabihin ng iba ang Makati at ang pamilya Binay ay iisa Ikinararangal ko na maging anak ni Jojo Binay dahil siya ang sandigan ng serbisyong tunay the mayoral candidate says at her proclamation rally

FATHER AND DAUGHTER. Vice President Jejomar Binay joins his daughter Makati Second District Representative Abby Binay on stage as she sings him a song during her proclamation rally on March 28. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Binays' Makati receives governance awards despite corruption charges

Dec 25, 2015 - 6:10 PM

Makati s programs that became controversial in 2015 had in fact been recognized in past years by government agencies including Mar Roxas DILG

WHAT'S NEW? Same faces and the same controversies define the year that was for Makati.

Was Abby Binay kicked out of her Makati city hall office?

Nov 10, 2015 - 5:13 PM

UPDATED Makati Representative Abby Binay alleges that acting Mayor Kid Peña shut down her office in city hall Peña s camp claims the lawmaker voluntarily vacated the satellite office

CLOSED. The office of Makati Representative Abby Binay in city hall is already locked and empty as of November 10. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Abby Binay: Running for mayor a ‘big sacrifice’

Oct 28, 2015 - 6:43 PM

Kailangan yung ifi field mong kalaban ‘yung may ibubuga naman ‘yung may fighting chance against the sitting mayor the lawmaker says explaining why she agreed to be the opposition s mayoral bet in Makati

TANDEM. Makati second district representative Abby Binay with her running mate and Makati first district representative Monique Lagdameo as they file their certificates of candidacy on October 15. File photo by Rappler

Abby Binay files COC for Makati mayor

Oct 15, 2015 - 11:09 AM

UPDATED Makati Representative Abigail Binay is the fourth member of her family to run for mayor of the country s premier financial district Her husband Luis Campos is running for representative in the 2nd District of Makati

MAYORAL BID. If Makati Representative Abigail Binay (middle, holding COC) is elected as mayor, her family will retain political control of the city which it has held since 1986. Photo by Office of the Vice President Media Affairs

Binay son-in-law running for Congress

Oct 10, 2015 - 12:37 PM

Luis Campos husband of Makati Representative Abigail Binay will run to replace her in 2016 Is this the start of an extended Binay political dynasty?

NEXT CONGRESSMAN? Luis Campos, husband of Makati 2nd District Representative Abigail Binay, is running to replace her in 2016. File photo from Representative Binay's Facebook page

Critic files malversation complaint vs Binay siblings

Sep 01, 2015 - 5:21 PM

UPDATED Renato Bondal revives allegation he made months ago that Makati congresswoman Abby Binay and Mayor Junjun Binay released funds to fake NGOs

THE ACCUSED. New allegations are thrown against suspended Makati Mayor Junjun Binay (left) and Makati Representative Abby Binay (right). File photos by Rappler

Trillanes vs Abby Binay on PDAF, consultants

Aug 26, 2015 - 6:19 PM

Senator Trillanes says Makati Representative Abigail Binay issued 15 checks from her PDAF in the name of a Makati official defending the senior citizens program

CONSULTANTS' WORK. Senator Antonio Trillanes IV says he discovered that Congresswoman Abigail Binay issued checks in the name of a Makati city official through the work of his controversial consultants. File photo by Romeo Bugante/Senate PRIB

Binay stunned by Aquino's 'Eh di wow!'

Jul 27, 2015 - 8:35 PM

A visibly peeved Binay evades questions on the SONA and tells reporters he would reply in due time

TARGET. President Aquino alludes to Vice President Jejomar Binay in his State of the Nation Address. Rappler screengrab

'Binay must be his own spokesman'

Jun 28, 2015 - 1:15 PM

The Vice President is pressed to deal with his biggest communications gaffe: his refusal to directly confront the corruption scandal tainting his candidacy

Drilon on LP, Vatican tribunal, highest paid athletes | 6PM wRap

Jun 11, 2015 - 6:23 PM

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Senate anti-dynasty bill allows only 1 Binay in office

Jun 10, 2015 - 9:16 PM

Senator Koko Pimentel says if his version of the anti political dynasty bill passes Senator Nancy Binay will have to resign for her father to run for president in 2016

'CHOOSE ONE.' If the Senate version of the anti-political dynasty bill passes, Senator Koko Pimentel says the Binays will have to choose only one member to hold public office. File photo of VP Binay and Senator Binay from Senator Binay's Facebook page

Binay on Poe, Bong Revilla’s treatment, voters’ registration | 6PM wRap

Jun 04, 2015 - 6:28 PM

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Junjun Binay's income, bank deals don't match

May 14, 2015 - 7:30 PM

A Court of Appeals resolution says the Makati Mayor s bank transactions are disproportionate to his net worth

BANK TRANSACTIONS. The Anti-Money Laundering Council notes ‘at least 78 large transactions and five notable transactions’ in bank accounts under Mayor Jejomar Binay’s name. Rappler file photo

Nancy Binay on freeze order: Roxas 'so desperate'

May 13, 2015 - 5:56 PM

Senator Nancy Binay says her family will not waive bank secrecy rights to disprove corruption allegations What for? Para saan?

'ALL 2016.' Senator Nancy Binay says the Court of Appeals freeze order on her father's bank accounts are a 'desperate' move of the Liberal Party. Photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler

'Predictable' Trillanes: From Binay, China, Cudia to K to 12

Apr 15, 2015 - 9:30 PM

Senator Trillanes is actively taking on multiple issues Are these campaigns simply for his vice presidential bid?

'MANY ISSUES.' Senator Antonio Trillanes IV takes on Vice President Binay, China, and the K to 12 program. File photo from Senate PRIB  'MANY ISSUES.' Senator Antonio Trillanes IV takes on Vice President Binay, China, and the K to 12 program. File photo from Senate PRIB

Trillanes: Sources 'A1' but must be protected

Apr 15, 2015 - 2:40 PM

Trillanes says his next target is to investigate the pork barrel fund allocations of Binay s daughter Makati Representative Abigail Binay

'VALIDATION DONE.' Senator Antonio Trillanes IV vouches for the credibility of his sources but refuses to reveal their identities. File photo from Senate PRIB

SC seeks comments on clipping AMLC powers

Mar 24, 2015 - 7:46 PM

The SC directs the heads of the Court of Appeals Anti Money Laundering Council the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Insurance Commission to file their comments within 10 days after they are notified of the order

Binay law firm to SC: Stop AMLC probe into accounts

Mar 20, 2015 - 8:34 PM

The firm wants the SC to stop the AMLC from investigating its accounts arguing that it violates privacy and due process

Of Jojo Binay’s friendships and dreams gone bad

Nov 29, 2014 - 11:11 AM

How politics and ambition break up a promising law firm

Despite losses Antonio Tiu's firms raise funds

Nov 22, 2014 - 12:18 PM

Businessman Antonio Tiu tagged as a mere front of Binay for his alleged hidden wealth is confident he can answer the issues raised by the SEC

VP Binay: 'Attacks against me weakening'

Nov 11, 2014 - 3:25 PM

Vice President Jejomar Binay claims the fairy tales his detractors have spun against him have lost their spell and that he maintains a strong foothold in the provinces

BIRTHDAY BOY. Vice President Jejomar Binay speaks to reporters at the Navy headquarters, where he celebrated his 72nd birthday on November 11, 2014. Photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler

Birthday boy Binay: No 'crisis,' just 'opportunities'

Nov 11, 2014 - 12:39 AM

A priest prays for the Vice President who turns 72 amid the biggest corruption scandal in his 30 plus years in politics: We pray that his love for God be so intense that it spills over to love of the country

The anatomy of corruption, Part 2

Oct 26, 2014 - 1:13 PM

Love of money is the root of all kinds of evil Some people eager for money have wandered from the faith and pierced themselves with many griefs writes St Paul to Timothy Amen to that

Congressman to VP Binay: Answer questions on overpricing

Aug 28, 2014 - 7:54 PM

Akbayan Representative Walden Bello an ally of President Aquino says he first thought the accusations against the Vice President was ‘simply politics leading up to 2016’

'Mercado not credible, abused VP Binay’s trust'

Aug 26, 2014 - 3:43 PM

Former Makati city administrator Marjorie de Veyra says Ernesto Mercado when he was vice mayor made calls to department heads without the knowledge or consent of then Mayor Jejomar Binay

CONTROVERSIAL BUILDING. The facade of the Makati City Hall Building 2 which is the subject of a Senate probe. Photo by Jose Del/Rappler

Teary-eyed Abigail Binay fails to 'confront' Cayetano

Aug 26, 2014 - 10:50 AM

The Makati Representative attends a Senate hearing to support her brother and to defend herself from the allegations of Senator Alan Cayetano

Erice vs Tiangco: On PDAF and VP's loyalties

Jun 13, 2014 - 10:05 PM

The scent of 2016 is in the air during this face off between Caloocan Representative Edgar Erice of the Liberal Party and Navotas Representative Toby Tiangco of the United Nationalist Alliance

WORD WAR. Photo of Caloocan Rep Edgar Erice from his Facebook page; file photo of Navotas Rep Toby Tiangco by Rappler

Congresswoman Binay wins condo in Rockwell raffle

Feb 03, 2014 - 6:32 PM

Netizens are enraged by the outcome of the raffle: As if [the Binays] still need additional assets to their burgeoning wealth

Binay on 2016: Cannons ready to be fired

Jul 09, 2013 - 9:50 PM

In a rare TV interview Vice President Jejomar Binay and his children say they are already preparing for attacks against them ahead of 2016