AngKoalisyong Makabayan ng Bayan ay isang partido sa Pilipinas. Ito ay pinangungunahan ni Danding Cojuangco. Kinabibilangan ito ni Francis Escudero at Loren Legarda.
The Nationalist People's Coalition or NPC is a conservative political party in the Philippines, founded in 1992 by then presidential candidate Eduardo Cojuangco, Jr.
As the build-up to the 2010 presidential elections progresses, there are talks that Escudero has been given the nod of the party leaders as its standard-bearer, with Legarda being his running-mate, although the latter said that she won't settle for any other position than the presidency. Escudero further stressed that he will not entertain any possible alliance with the Arroyo administration forces, thus beleaguering ...
Most senior officials of the Nationalist People’s Coalition want Senator Manuel Villar to be the party’s presidential candidate in the 2010 elections based on a straw balloting among members of the party’s national executive committee, party insiders revealed Friday.
The completion of the straw vote toughen earlier reports that Sen. Loren Legarda, the NPC’s vice presidential bet, is set to team up with Villar as a result of the departure of Sen. Francis Escudero, previously the NPC’s presumptive standard bearer, from the party.
It also put an end to ...
While they voted in 2009 against the impeachment of Ombudsman, they made a complete turnaround this time
MANILA, Philippines – The impeachment complaints against Ombudsman Merceditas Gutierrez have no leg to stand on. This was the stand of Isabela Rep. Giorgidi Aggabao as early as last year when the complaints were filed with the House of Representatives.
But he sang a different tune at the plenary on March 21. That night, he voted yes to Gutierrez’s impeachment.
By PURPLE ROMERO
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... sa nabakanteng pwesto sa Sanguniang Panlalawigan
Gitakdang magtagbo ang mga sakop sa Nationalist Coalition party kon NPC haron pagpili kon kinsa ang mohulip sa pwesto nga nabakante.
Sumala ni kongresista George Arnaiz kinsa maoy senior member sa NPC dinhi sa probinsya nagkanayon wala pa siya makadesider kon kinsa ang ihulip gumikan nga Kinahanglan pa sila ngamag-meeting sa partido.
Matud niya ila una nga hulaton nga mapahimutang sa pahulay nga dayon si Gobernador Agustin Perdices una magtagbo ang mga sakop sa partido.
Sa kasamtangan duha ka pwesto sa Sanguniang Panlalawigan ang ...
Boy Scouts exec calls kickback claims ‘pure hearsay’ MANILA, Philippines---The Boy Scouts of the Philippines (BSP) on Friday denied the allegation of former Makati Vice Mayor Ernesto Mercado that Vice President Jejomar Binay received P200 million in kickbacks from a property deal between the BSP and Alphaland Corp. involving the development of a one-hectare prime property in Makati City owned by the BSP.
"The BSP is not aware of any transaction with Alphaland outside of the joint venture agreement that Mr. Mercado has signed, in his capacity as senior vice president of the BSP, with Mr. Enrique Lagdameo who is the BSP national treasurer, and the subsequent amendment and joint venture agreement and deed of sale that were signed...Keep on reading: Boy Scouts exec calls kickback claims ‘pure hearsay’
Final call out for Binay son Sen. Teofisto Guingona III on Friday issued what he said was a "final call" to Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin Binay Jr. and six others to appear before a Senate inquiry into corruption in Makati City, or the blue ribbon committee would be compelled to order their arrest and detention.
Guingona, who chairs the blue ribbon committee, urged Binay and the six---former and current officials of the Makati government and one private person---to heed the summons of the blue ribbon subcommittee which is conducting an investigation into allegedly corrupt deals in the Makati government and corruption and ill-gotten wealth charges against Vice President Jejomar Binay, the father of the Maka...Keep on reading: Final call out for Binay son
Binay braces for contempt charge outcome vs son MANILA - Vice President Jejomar Binay said his camp will wait for the decision of the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee on the recommendation to hold in contempt his son and other officials of Makati, noting only that they will stand by their principles.
ICTSI unit raises $300M from perpetual bond issue A UNIT of port operator International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) has raised $300 million from the issuance of senior perpetual capital bonds, a hybrid equity instrument, according to a stock exchange filing on Friday.
The complex transaction, through ICTSI subsidiary Royal Capital B.V. and mainly offered to investors in Asia, was aimed at managing ICTSI's liabilities.
Specifically, it would extend the call option on ICTSI's perpetual bonds while allowing the company to tap further savings on its obligations, ICTSI vice president and treasurer Rafael Consing Jr. said in an interview Friday.
The new offer was priced at a yield of 6.375 percent on Thursday night, ICTSI said...Keep on reading: ICTSI unit raises $300M from perpetual bond issue