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Cavite eases some restrictions as it prepares to shift to MGCQ

Jun 14, 2020 - 4:29 PM

Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla is suspending the number coding scheme to make it easier for people to go to work and quarantine pass holders can now go to malls within the province provided they only stay for an hour and a half

IMUS CATHEDRAL ready for PUBLIC MASS starting June 15. Photo by Dennis Abrina/Rappler

Cavite lifts liquor ban on June 1

May 31, 2020 - 2:58 PM

But Governor Jonvic Remulla says the Cavite government is imposing a limit on the amount of alcoholic drinks residents may buy per day

BAN LIFTED. Local government units across the Philippines have lifted their liquor ban albeit with strict guidelines after national government eased quarantine measures.

Remulla asks IATF to allow couples on motorcycles

May 21, 2020 - 2:57 PM

On IATF guidelines against backriding on motorcycles, Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla says: 'Para sa marami, ang polisiyang ito lamang ang humahadlang para sila ay makabalik sa trabaho'

'RECOSINDER BACKRIDING.' Hundreds of motorcycle riders neglect the proper physical distancing as they crowd a road heading a checkpoint near the Zapote-Alabang intersection at the boundary of Bacoor, Cavite and Las Pinas City on May 20, 2020. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Remulla orders Cavite malls closed for failing to ensure physical distancing

May 18, 2020 - 7:53 AM

The governor also calls out residents who abused their quarantine passes and work permits on the first two days of easing the lockdown

PHYSICAL DISTANCING. SM Hypermart, Patindig Araw, Imus City. Photo by Dennis Abrina/Rappler

DOH accredits Cavite coronavirus testing facility

May 09, 2020 - 9:52 AM

'Time to implement our healing strategy,' says Governor Jonvic Remulla, who announced the certification issued by the Research Institute for Tropical Medicine to the De La Salle Medical and Health Sciences Institute in Dasmariñas

CERTIFIED CORONAVIRUS TESTING CENTER. The De La Salle Medical and Health Sciences Institute in Dasmariñas, Cavite. Photo from the De La Salle Medical and Health Sciences Institute website

Cavite set to conduct mass coronavirus testing

Apr 12, 2020 - 8:45 PM

Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla says nearly 2 million people should be tested in the province, which has a population of around 3.68 million

Day 19 of Enhanced Community Quarantine in Cavite. - Residents pass through a disinfection tent installed by DPWH at a checkpoint area in Marulas, Kawit, Cavite as a precautionary measure against COVID-19, Thursday, April 2, 2020. ( Dennis Abrina)

Remulla warns Cavite's cockfight aficionados in the time of coronavirus

Apr 12, 2020 - 6:01 PM

Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla says apprehended individuals will be detained along with common criminals

COCKFIGHT. Cockfighting remains popular in the Philippines. Image from

Remulla asks Duterte to extend subsidy to Cavite's middle-income families

Apr 06, 2020 - 5:26 PM

(UPDATED) 'They are often overlooked. They pay the most taxes. They keep our economy alive,' Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla says in a letter to President Rodrigo Duterte

Day 19 of Enhanced Community Quarantine in Cavite. - Residents pass through a disinfection tent installed by DPWH at a checkpoint area in Marulas, Kawit, Cavite as a precautionary measure against COVID-19, Thursday, April 2, 2020. ( Dennis Abrina)

Cavite records 10 coronavirus cases, 1 dead

Mar 20, 2020 - 6:40 PM

Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla says a 76-year-old man died at a health facility in the province

Cavite confirms 6th coronavirus case

Mar 18, 2020 - 7:35 PM

Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla gets swabbed for coronavirus. 'I am now considered a Person Under Monitoring.'

Remulla allows P2P buses to pick up Cavite commuters from PITX

Mar 17, 2020 - 10:12 PM

The move comes as hundreds of passengers from Cavite were stranded at the Parañaque Integrated Terminal Exchange on Tuesday, March 17

PASSENGERS. File photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

Cavite shortens school year, puts graduation rites on hold amid virus risks

Mar 13, 2020 - 4:53 PM

The shorter school calendar covers only public grade schools and high schools. Private schools may use their discretion in adjusting their school calendars

 SHORTENED SCHOOL YEAR. Public schools in Cavite will end the school year 2019-2020 earlier than usual to get students and teachers out of the way possible coronavirus spread, according to Governor Jonvic Remulla. File photo of the Gov. Ferrer Memorial National High School in General Trias City by Dennis Abrina

Cavite confirms first positive case of coronavirus

Mar 10, 2020 - 2:49 PM

(UPDATED) Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla urges local government units to be transparent in disclosing information about coronavirus cases

Cavite group presents Sangley airport plan to Duterte in Beijing

Aug 31, 2019 - 9:02 AM

(UPDATED) The Cavite provincial government has been given 'no objection' from the DOTr 'to immediately implement the project,' says Governor Jonvic Remulla

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte looks on as Cavite Governor Juanito Victor Remulla Jr. presents to him the architect's perspective of the Sangley Point International Airport during the courtesy call on the President at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Beijing on August 30, 2019. RICHARD MADELO/ PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Jonvic Remulla defeats Ayong Maliksi in Cavite gubernatorial race

May 14, 2019 - 8:00 AM

The former governor enjoys a wide margin of 300,000 votes based on results from 92.97% of all voting precincts

CAVITE ALLY. Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla. Photo from Remulla's Facebook page

10 suspected vote-buyers arrested in Cavite

May 05, 2019 - 7:30 PM

(UPDATED) Cavite gubernatorial bet Jonvic Remulla says the suspects are mere poll watchers who were arrested while distributing the travel allowance of their colleagues

VOTE-BUYERS? CIDG arrests suspected vote-buyers in Bacoor, Cavite. Photo from Shutterstock

Why Cavite officials swear before this cross

Jun 28, 2016 - 12:51 PM

General Emilio Aguinaldo also took his oath of office as president of the revolutionary government before the Santa Cruz de Malabon after which the town of Tanza got its old name

TURNOVER. Outgoing Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla (left) embrace his older brother Boying after administering the latter's oath of office as new governor on June 24, 2016. Boying Remulla takes his oath before the 200-year-old cross at the Holy Cross Church in Tanza, Cavite. Photo by Miriam Grace Go/Rappler

VLOG: Political machinery to secure Binay win in Cavite?

May 05, 2016 - 9:40 PM

Vice President Jejomar Binay revisits his bailiwick as the elections draw near

Jonvic Remulla, Trillanes vs Duterte, Facebook’s profit | 6PM wRap

Apr 29, 2016 - 7:43 PM

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Duterte: Jonvic Remulla and I 'promised to work together'

Apr 29, 2016 - 5:38 PM

Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla attends a luncheon meeting with the Davao mayor a week after it was reported that he was parting ways with Vice President Jejomar Binay

ALLIANCE. The Davao City mayor says he now has the support of Cavite governor Jonvic Remulla.

Binay mum on Jonvic Remulla breaking away from UNA

Apr 23, 2016 - 11:27 AM

Vice President Jejomar Binay believes that Jonvic Remulla his future DILG chief is only tired from campaigning

Jonvic Remulla breaking away? We're 'best of friends' – Binay

Apr 22, 2016 - 6:03 PM

The UNA standard bearer declines to comment on whether the alliance between his party and the Remullas local Partido Magdalo in Cavite remains intact

BINAY IN PANGASINAN. Vice President Jejomar Binay at a campaign sortie in Pangasinan. At right is Pangasinan 1st District Representative Boying Celeste on April 22, 2016. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Is Jonvic Remulla dumping Binay?

Apr 21, 2016 - 12:13 PM

If the Remullas of Cavite pull out their support from the Vice President they will be the second political family from a vote rich province to do so after the Garcias of Cebu

SPOKESMAN NO MORE. Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla, his brother confirms, is staying away from the presidential campaign of Vice President Jejomar Binay, shown in this file photo during a motorcade in Cavite in February 2016. Rappler photo

Who are the people behind Team Jejomar Binay?

Mar 03, 2016 - 10:00 AM

For the dark horse of the 2010 elections it’s all about trust If Binay wants to win again in May he needs the people who know him best to help sell his name – and vision – to the masses

PARA SA KANILA, UNA SI BINAY. Most of the people behind the campaign team of Vice President Jejomar Binay are his longtime allies. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Cavite’s top leaders back Bongbong Marcos

Feb 28, 2016 - 12:56 AM

This is their way of paying a debt of gratitude they say

CAVITE VOTE. Vice presidential candidate Ferdinand 'Bongbong' Marcos Jr woos residents of the vote-rich province of Cavite on Saturday, February 27. Photo by Patty Pasion / Rappler

Will Binay win again in vote-rich Cavite?

Feb 11, 2016 - 7:55 PM

Binay s supporters in Cavite remain unfazed by the corruption allegations against him

Courting Cavite: Jonvic Remulla will be my interior chief – Binay

Feb 11, 2016 - 2:40 PM

UPDATED In explaining his choice of Remulla at a rally in vote rich Cavite Binay takes an indirect swipe at the lack of experience of poll front runner Senator Grace Poe – for the second day in a row

ALLIES. Vice President Jejomar Binay (middle) is flanked by brothers Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla (left), and gubernatorial candidate Jesus Crispin Remulla during a sortie in Noveleta, Cavite, on February 11, 2016. Rappler photo

Binay, UNA kick off 2016 campaign in Mandaluyong, Laguna, Cavite

Feb 06, 2016 - 1:00 PM

Why is Vice President Jejomar Binay not holding his first campaign rally in Makati City?

CAMPAIGN STYLE. Vice President Jejomar Binay joins Quezon residents in a boodle fight, a classic during an UNA sorie. Photo from the Office of the Vice President

Cavite pioneers province-wide free WiFi

Dec 13, 2015 - 8:47 AM

In its initial stage registered users can tap the service for an hour daily Priority is given to students teachers and civil servants involved in public safety and disaster management

Brother replaces Jonvic Remulla in Cavite gubernatorial race

Dec 09, 2015 - 5:16 PM

Jesus Crispin ‘Boying’ Remulla a former 3 term congressman of the province files his candidacy a day before the deadline for substitutions

LOCAL KINGPINS. Estradas, Binays, UNA candidates count on personal ties with the Remullas

Binay camp hits Palace 'scare tactics' vs Cavite school

Aug 04, 2015 - 5:14 PM

Presidential spokesperson Edwin Lacierda has urged the Cavite State University to explain why students were required to attend the Vice President’s counter SONA

'OVERREACTION.' According to Binay's spokesperson Joey Salgado (left), asking Cavite State University to explain the mandatory attendance of its students to the Vice President's counter-SONA is an 'overreaction' by Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda (right).

Binay in Cavite: Counter-SONA in opposition bailiwick

Aug 04, 2015 - 12:40 PM

A number of young people who listened to the Vice President s speech say they came only because they support his ally Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla

ALLY. Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla escorts Vice President Jejomar Binay to the venue of the VP's counter-State of the Nation Address in Indang, Cavite, on August 3, 2015. Rappler photo

'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

Jolo Revilla on leave; Rudy Lara is acting Cavite vice gov

Mar 10, 2015 - 11:09 AM

Jolo is expected to report back to work barring any further complications from his injuries from a self inflicted gunshot wound says the family spokesman

ON LEAVE. Cavite Vice Governor Jolo Revilla (here with his mother, Cavite Representative Lani Mercado Revilla) goes on a month-long leave as he recuperates from a gun shot wound. Photo from the congresswoman’s Facebook account

Remulla out, Corona lawyer in as Binay spokesman

Jan 06, 2015 - 4:33 PM

Lawyer Rico Quicho who was once part of impeached chief justice Renato Corona s defense team is now Vice President Jejomar Binay s spokesman for political concerns

VP'S MAN. Lawyer Rico Quicho is the newest addition to Vice President Jejomar Binay's team of spokesmen. Rappler photo

Remulla patriarch dies at 81

Dec 29, 2014 - 12:51 PM

Juanito Remulla the longest serving Cavite governor dies at the age of 81

Why Mercado surfaced to turn against Binay

Dec 03, 2014 - 8:30 AM

Two days after his second appearance in the Senate another emissary approaches Mercado with a more definite counter offer – P1 billion for his silence

The President's new fancy

Nov 29, 2014 - 1:00 PM

They ve been seen in animated powwows on the plane

DOH shakeup, Binay 'unli-greed,' Ozone disco fire | The wRap

Nov 20, 2014 - 9:00 PM

Acting health secretary Janet Garin is under fire for the agency’s revamp Senator Trillanes says Vice President Binay is in panic mode 18 years after the Ozone Disco fire owners and officials are sentenced to jail

'Binay owns 6 condo units in Makati'

Nov 18, 2014 - 1:14 PM

Former Makati vice mayor Ernesto Mercado says Vice President Jejomar Binay s alleged ownership of units in several Makati condominiums is an open secret in Makati

'OPEN SECRET.' Former Makati vice mayor Ernesto Mercado says rumors of Binay owning units in Makati condominium buildings are true. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Why Jonvic Remulla won’t go national

Nov 16, 2014 - 8:58 PM

I m only here to help says the Cavite governor when asked if he s gunning for a national post come 2016

VP’S MAN. Cavite Governor Jonvic Remulla (R) and Vice President Jejomar Binay (C) during Binay’s 2-day tour of the vote-rich province. Photo from the Office of the Vice President

Binay camp still silent on 'hidden' dollar accounts

Nov 13, 2014 - 8:00 AM

One of the Vice President’s spokesmen says there’s a ‘deeper story’ to the accounts and that an explanation is ‘coming’

NO EXPLANATION YET. Vice President Jejomar Binay's camp has yet to explain allegations that he owned several foreign bank accounts in the 80s and 90s but his spokesman says it's 'coming.' Rappler file photo

Remulla: Trillanes a 'destroyer', Aquino at ASEAN, comet landing | The wRap

Nov 12, 2014 - 9:55 PM

Cavite Gov Jonvic Remulla: Sen Trillanes a destroyer At ASEAN no specifics from Aquino on China Europe set to make history with comet landing mission

Why VP Binay proposed, then backed out of Trillanes debate

Nov 12, 2014 - 6:08 PM

Despite the criticism from Binay s detractors other politicians and Netizens Cavite Governor Juanito Victor Remulla insists the Vice President is not hiding from the truth

DEBATE OFF. Vice President Jejomar Binay announces he’s backing out of the same debate he proposed against Senator Antonio Trillanes IV in an interview with media on Tuesday, November 11. File photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler

Remulla: Trillanes is the 'Yolanda' of senators

Nov 12, 2014 - 2:03 PM

Vice President Jejomar Binay’s spokesman says people are tired of the Senate Blue Ribbon subcommittee s partiality in probing allegations of corruption against Binay

‘DESTROYER?’ Senator Antonio Trillanes during the subcommittee’s ocular of a Rosario, Batangas property dubbed ‘Hacienda Binay.’ File photo by Rappler

Facing corruption scandals, what's next for Binay?

Nov 12, 2014 - 1:33 PM

Rappler talks to Binay spokesman Jonvic Remulla about the recent exposés against the Vice President and Binay s decision to back out of the debate vs Trillanes

Did Binay announce 2016 plans too early?

Nov 12, 2014 - 7:00 AM

Vice President Jejomar Binay says the wave of corruption allegations against him have convinced him it was a good idea to announce his 2016 plans as early as 2010

NO REGRETS. Vice President Jejomar Binay (center) says he does not regret announcing his 2016 plans as early as 2010. Photo by Franz Lopez/Rappler

Debate with Trillanes? More like 'conversation,' says Binay

Nov 10, 2014 - 3:48 PM

The Vice President wants clear parameters for discussing how the Senate has probe into his alleged anomalous contracts: Is what the Senate doing right? How far has the Senate gone?

IT’S ON. The KBP announces November 27 are the date for a ‘debate’ featuring Vice President Jejomar Binay and Senator Antonio Trillanes IV. Rappler file photos

HIGHLIGHTS: Senate hearing on 'overpriced' Makati parking building | November 6, 2014

Nov 06, 2014 - 11:38 AM

The Senate Blue Ribbon committee continues its investigation on the alleged overpriced Makati city hall building

Will VP Binay attend Senate hearing?

Nov 06, 2014 - 7:07 AM

A spokesman says Vice President Jejomar Binay wants to face the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee – despite the advice of party mates