The detained Ilocos Norte officials are released almost simultaneously with the announcement of the High Court's directive
Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos maintains the transactions were aboveboard and benefitted local tobacco farmers
(UPDATED) Former Senate president Juan Ponce Enrile will serve as the Ilocos Norte governor's lawyer at the congressional inquiry into her alleged tobacco fund misuse
Coconut farmers want President Rodrigo Duterte to use his 2nd State of the Nation Address to fulfill his campaign promise to them
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With over a billion pesos involved in these cases, COA says full commitment is 'extremely necessary' to ensure proper representation in courts
"We are not delaying the hearing, because I am in detention for already more than 3 years," Estrada defends his camp
The amount includes P138 million in unliquidated fund transfers for former president Benigno Aquino III's foreign travels from 2011 to 2015
The Office of the President's discretionary funds include a P1.4-billion donation of the Lopez-owned Benpres Corporation to the government dating back to 1990, which remains untouched
Typhoon season is underway in the Philippines, and some officials warn the funds for handling calamities may not be enough
Commissioner Prospero de Vera III also asks the UP leadership to clarify its position on the tuition-free policy
The mutual fund would 'offer financial security to soldiers and policemen as well as their families through sound investment practices and guidance programs'
On World Population Day, experts call on lawmakers to work towards the enactment of bills tackling the issue of teenage pregnancy in the Philippines
The Commission on Audit says the local government managed to make the most out of its meager funds by implementing projects that made a big impact
Philippine Coconut Authority Administrator Romulo dela Rosa says they will push for the inclusion of the coco levy trust fund bill in President Rodrigo Duterte's 2nd State of the Nation Address
The first product of the tie-up is a single-pay investment-linked life insurance plan that gives access to the Allianz Global Investors Fund
During the campaign, President Duterte vowed to return the coconut levy fund to poor farmers within his first 100 days. Congressmen are getting in the way.
For lead prosecutor Joefferson Toribio, this defense is nothing new
(UPDATED) The dismissed officials are also facing graft and malversation charges before the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan
Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II says the task force is set up to correct the 'miscarriage of justice' in the probe carried out by the Aquino administration
After Bong Revilla's plunder trial, Jinggoy Estrada is next, to be followed by former representative Edgar Valdez
The former senator's absence comes as a surprise to the Sandiganbayan 1st Division, with Associate Justice Geraldine Faith Econg saying it is 'highly irregular' they were not informed ahead of time
(UPDATED) Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales, with 12 months left in office, steps on the gas as Arroyo-time scam cases are being dismissed by the anti-graft court
More than 100,000 students stand to benefit from the program funded by the 2016 budget of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Fund
The Sandiganbayan says the ex-senator's right to access information to prove his innocence outweighs the bank secrecy law being invoked by the anti-money laundering body
IMF chief Christine Lagarde and the eurozone's 19 finance ministers meet in Luxembourg with hopes riding high that the talks will secure the release of the latest tranche of Greece's 86-billion euro ($97 billion) bailout agreed in 2015
Babatunde Osotimehin passes away suddenly at his home on Sunday evening, June 4, according to a statement from UNFPA
The streaming giant tries to settle copyright lawsuits that claim that they put music online without securing the right to stream
The opposition senators slam the allegation as 'black propaganda,' saying President Rodrigo Duterte is only seeking revenge against his critics
Tobacco farmers in Sta Cruz, Ilocos Sur, say their local government uses its share in excise taxes on cigarettes in funding non-tobacco farming projects
The two Premier League teams of Manchester pledge to an emergency fund to help victims of the recent terror attack
Facebook and Google's collective share of global digital ad revenue was about 70% in late 2016, says an analyst. Some of it should be diverted to a journalism fund.
Former senator Ramon 'Bong' Revilla Jr asks the Sandiganbayan to subpoena records of Benhur Luy's supposed 30 accounts from different banks
See how the cases against Janet Lim Napoles have progressed, from her first detention at Camp Bagong Diwa until her return there
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Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales says her office 'will block any attempt' to make the alleged pork barrel scam mastermind a state witness
Alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles is back at the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology facility in Taguig after two years at the women's correctional in Mandaluyong
All the judicial bodies are now at play in the biggest corruption scandal in recent history. Where are they, so far, when it comes to Janet Lim Napoles?
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'Di ba may nagsabi diyan na may tutor o may mentor?' Aguirre asks, alluding to former budget secretary Florencio 'Butch' Abad
But there is no timeline yet for the construction activities
The Napoles camp intends to file a new petition for bail. They have also set a meeting with Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II.
'I think the result of the French elections really show that it's good news to open trade and globalization, and it reduces the uncertainties of the eurozone,' says Changyong Rhee, director of the International Monetary Fund's Asia and Pacific Department
The tech giant creates a fund to get more people in the US to do 'advanced manufacturing.'
Managing editor Glenda M. Gloria joins 23 other journalists from all over the world who will be members of Nieman class of 2018
(3rd UPDATE) Greece reaches a preliminary deal with its creditors that should pave the way for long-awaited debt relief talks, the Greek finance minister says
Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jianhua says it is 'illegal' for the Philippines to occupy disputed West Philippine Sea (South China Sea) islands
The Philippine President says repairs of facilities in Pag-asa Island will push through despite China's displeasure