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ABS-CBN accuser Marcoleta asks Gabby Lopez to recite ‘Panatang Makabayan'

Jun 08, 2020 - 6:11 PM

Netizens are having none of 1-SAGIP Representative Rodante Marcoleta's antics, calling him a 'joke' for his treatment of the ABS-CBN chairman emeritus

THE ACCUSER. House Deputy Speaker Rodante Marcoleta interpellates ABS-CBN chairman emeritus Gabby Lopez on June 3, 2020. File photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

DOJ asserts: 'Gabby Lopez is a Filipino citizen since birth'

Jun 03, 2020 - 3:54 PM

Justice Undersecretary Emmeline Aglipay Villar also tells a joint House panel that ABS-CBN chairman emeritus Gabby Lopez did not lose his Filipino citizenship when he used his American passport to travel

ABS-CBN OFFICIALS. Executives of embattled network ABS-CBN listen as their chairman emeritus Gabby Lopez answers lawmakers' questions through video conferencing app Zoom in joint House hearing on June 3, 2020. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Gabby Lopez: I didn't renounce PH citizenship, take U.S. pledge of allegiance

Jun 03, 2020 - 11:39 AM

But ABS-CBN's chairman emeritus also admits that he had voted in the 2016 presidential elections in the United States

HOT SEAT. ABS-CBN chairman emeritus Gabby Lopez answers lawmakers' questions on his citizenship via the Zoom app on June 3, 2020. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

[EXPLAINER] Manila Times 'exposé' grossly false about Gabby Lopez's citizenship

May 30, 2020 - 10:00 AM

Born in the United States to Filipino parents, ABS-CBN’s chairman emeritus is simultaneously considered a national by both the Philippines and the US. No law requires him to renounce either of them.

PARTLY FALSE: Gabby Lopez is an American citizen

May 28, 2020 - 2:54 PM

Lopez is a dual citizen – he is Filipino because he was born to Filipino parents, and is also an American because he was born in the US

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Apr 19, 2018 - 7:49 PM

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Gabby Lopez elected ABS-CBN chairman emeritus

Apr 19, 2018 - 11:25 AM

Eugenio 'Gabby' Lopez III is succeeded as chairman by Martin 'Mark' Lopez

Tax Reform Bill passed, Duterte on ABS-CBN, Urduja intensifies | Midday wRap

Dec 14, 2017 - 1:27 PM

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Duterte to Lopezes: If ABS-CBN promotes federalism, I'll shake hands with you

Dec 13, 2017 - 11:30 PM

The President hopes the major television network can dedicate some of its 'expensive and precious' airtime to a federalism awareness campaign

Duterte hits Lopez Holdings for 'debt' to government

Aug 30, 2017 - 9:05 PM

Lopez Holdings formerly called Benpres Holdings is owned by the Lopez family which runs ABS CBN network – a target of President Rodrigo Duterte s tirades

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte warns government workers to avoid corrupt practices in his speech during the 113th Founding Anniversary of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) at its National Office in Quezon City on August 2, 2017. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

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Jul 05, 2017 - 4:55 PM

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Duterte to file multiple estafa charges vs ABS-CBN

May 19, 2017 - 6:19 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte addressing ABS CBN chairman Gabby Lopez launches another curse filled tirade against the TV network

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Duterte tirade 'part and parcel’ of media work – Gabby Lopez

Apr 06, 2017 - 2:38 PM

UPDATED The ABS CBN chairman downplays concerns that the current spat with the Philippine leader will complicate the company s looming franchise renewal

ABS-CBN Corporation holds its annual stockholders' meeting, Tuesday, April 6, 2017. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Taguig court issues TRO vs anti-Duterte ad

May 06, 2016 - 4:33 PM

UPDATED Vice presidential candidate Alan Peter Cayetano who sought the TRO says the ad will undoubtedly cause irreparable damage and will work injustice to him and presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte and the voting public

DEFENDING DUTERTE. Alan Peter Cayetano asks media to provide context to their articles on candidates during election season. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Build PH Silicon Valley: Endeavor picks BPO entrepreneur

Sep 29, 2015 - 9:48 AM

Endeavor selects Vivek Padmanabhan a pioneer in the BPO industry as its next candidate to become a global Endeavor entrepreneur

ABS-CBN: GMA7 libel case has no basis

Feb 18, 2013 - 4:41 PM

It is unfortunate that the respondents are being pilloried as criminals ABS CBN says

Gabby Lopez posts bail for libel case

Feb 18, 2013 - 12:33 PM

UPDATED A court issues a warrant of arrest against Lopez and 12 others in connection with a libel suit filed against them by GMA 7

Eugenio Lopez III. Photo courtesy of ABS-CBN.

Media and telecommunications firms eye strategic partnerships

Oct 08, 2012 - 3:14 PM

There s a new trend in big business in the Philippines: telecommunications and media companies are eyeing each other as partners

Enrile's tale: Hypocrisy and contradictions

Oct 03, 2012 - 11:41 AM

Johnny Enrile s book launch was a gathering of the country s elite who had chosen to conveniently forget – just for one night – what others who have less at stake cannot

Stars pay higher tax than TV bosses

Apr 04, 2012 - 1:13 PM

Kim Chiu paid more taxes in 2010 than her ABS CBN employer Eugenio Lopez III who in turn was a notch higher in the top taxpayers list than Willie Revillame

TOP TAXPAYER. Showbiz personality Kim Chiu, also a product endorser, paid more income tax than ABS-CBN chair and CEO Eugenio Lopez III in 2010. Screen grab from Chiu's Skin White ad