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House leaders say issues after withdrawal of 2020 budget already ‘sorted out’

Sep 02, 2019 - 8:52 PM

(UPDATED) Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano calls for a meeting among House leaders to resolve the clash between Representatives Isidro Ungab and Luis Raymund Villafuerte

'SORTED OUT.' (From L-R) Senior Deputy Majority Leader Boying Remulla, House appropriations panel chair Isidro Ungab, Majority Leader Martin Romualdez, Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano, appropriations panel vice chairperson Elenita Ermita Buhain, Deputy Speaker LRay Villafuerte, and Deputy Speaker Neptali Gonzales II. Photo courtesy of Cayetano's office

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

Ayala, Metro Pacific slammed for LRT1 extension, FTI construction delays

Aug 14, 2019 - 10:27 AM

Cavite 7th District Representative Boying Remulla says the Paranaque Integrated Terminal Exchange would have been 'viable' if not for these construction delays

HOLD CONCESSIONAIRES ACCOUNTABLE. Cavite Representative Boying Remulla talks about commuters' problems during a Senate hearing on August 13, 2019. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

House committee on rules wants lawmakers to use tablets

Aug 01, 2019 - 1:26 PM

Senior Deputy Majority Leader Boying Remulla says the House would only spend P6 million to provide tablets for all 300 lawmakers, compared to the P9 million they spent last year on paper alone

NO MORE PAPER? The House committee on rues is out to reduce the paper consumption of lawmakers when deliberating bills and resolutions. File photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

COA asks Cavite gov't to explain P4.95 million paid to consultants

Jun 23, 2019 - 4:25 PM

(UPDATED) The Cavite provincial government has replied to auditors, who want justification that consultants' scope of work are beyond the in-house capability of the province

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

Lawmakers, House staff honor ‘the wonderful life’ of Prospero Nograles

May 07, 2019 - 2:29 PM

The closest friends and colleagues of the country's first Mindanaoan speaker remember his closeness to the House staff and his love for the song, 'What a Wonderful World'

TRIBUTE. The House of Representatives holds a Requim Mass and necrological service for the late speaker Prospero Nograles Jr on May 7, 2019. All photos by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

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

Cavite Governor Remulla wants PITX operations suspended

Mar 27, 2019 - 2:55 PM

(UPDATED) 'It is not for public convenience, rather a public inconvenience,' says Cavite Governor Jesus Crispin Remulla on the Parañaque Integrated Terminal Exchange

SUSPENDED. Cavite Governor Boying Remulla talks to reporters after the groundbreaking ceremony of the Cavite portion of the Cavite-Laguna Expressway. Photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

On Cavite commuter woes, DOTr reiterates all PUVs need to pass PITX

Feb 02, 2019 - 5:37 PM

Caviteño commuters can expect more shuttle services to and from the Parañaque Integrated Terminal Exchange to aid in their travel

RESPONSE. The Department of Transportation responds to Cavite Governor Boying Remulla's proposal on addressing PITX woes. Tugade photo by Rappler, PITX photo by DOTr, Remulla's photo from his FB page

Cavite governor Boying Remulla proposes to DOTr solutions to PITX woes

Feb 01, 2019 - 7:12 PM

'Pakiusap ko lang ay pag-aralan 'nyo muna [ang PITX]. Tingnan 'nyo ang paghihirap ng mga kababayan ko,' says the governor

FIX PITX. Cavite Governor Jesus Crispin 'Boying' Remulla proposes to DOTr measures to improve PITX operations. PITX file photo from DOTr, Remulla file photo by Rappler

Cavite to fully enforce number coding scheme starting February 5

Jan 26, 2018 - 7:50 PM

After studying traffic volume in the province for one and a half years, and doing a dry run for a month, Cavite will implement a scheme similar to Metro Manila's

CODING SCHEME. To save time spent on the road, the Cavite provincial government enforces a number coding scheme. Photo by Aika Rey/Rappler

Cavite LGU implements no-helmet policy amid killings

Aug 26, 2017 - 4:24 PM

The Dasmariñas City government says it imposed the policy after 5 shooting incidents involving motorcycle riders were reported in 4 villages

NO HELMET. Philippine National Police Dasmarinas and barangay officials in city established checkpoints to implement the no-helmet policy due to recent shooting incidents. Photo from the official Facebook page of Mayor Elpidio "Pidi" Barzaga

Did Cavite hospital mishandle HTI fire victims?

Feb 15, 2017 - 8:00 AM

Cavite Governor Jesus Crispin Remulla says at least one fatality could have survived if he was transferred immediately to the Philippine General Hospital which has a burn unit

FEW KILOMETERS AWAY. The nearest hospital to the Cavite export processing zone, most of the injured workers from the fire that broke in the House Technology Industries (HTI) compound were brought to Divine Grace Medical Center. Photo by Jeff Digma/Rappler

After HTI fire, labor dep't wants safety inspection task back

Feb 13, 2017 - 8:36 PM

Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III and Cavite Governor Jesus Crispin Remulla say the safety provisions of the law that created the Philippine Economic Zone Authority should be reviewed

REVIEW PEZA LAW. Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Secretary Silvestre Bello III said that there is a need to review the law that created special economic zones in a press conference on the preliminary report on the fire that broke at a House Technology Industry (HTI) facility in the Cavite export processing zone.

Another HTI worker dies from Cavite fire

Feb 09, 2017 - 7:29 PM

Richard Sargento 33 is the latest confirmed fatality

News Briefs: February 6, 2017

Feb 06, 2017 - 12:55 PM

Stories from across the Philippines on Monday February 6

HTI fire: Worker dies in hospital

Feb 05, 2017 - 9:05 AM

UPDATED This is the first officially confirmed fatality in connection with the February 1 fire inside the Cavite Export Processing Zone

Photo by Naoki Mengua/Rappler

WATCH: Fire leaves HTI building in ruins

Feb 05, 2017 - 12:09 AM

The biggest employer in the export processing zone House Technology Industries loses a 6 hectare facility to fire

IN PHOTOS: After the fire, EPZA's HTI building

Feb 04, 2017 - 9:09 PM

Cost of damage to the Japanese owned firm is estimated to be between P12 billion to P15 billion

Photo by Naoki Mengua/Rappler

Remulla on Cavite EPZA fire: No cover-up

Feb 04, 2017 - 6:40 PM

HTI workers in critical condition will be transferred to Philippine General Hospital for further treatment once they are stable

AFTERMATH. This photo taken on Saturday, February 4 shows the burnt HTI building in Cavite. All photos by Aika Rey/Rappler

Cavite EPZA fire: No deaths recorded, but...

Feb 03, 2017 - 9:10 PM

All 3 189 workers on shift when the fire broke have been accounted for but authorities are not ruling out finding dead bodies when they finally inspect the HTI facility on Saturday February 4

ACCOUNTED FOR. Cavite Governor Jesus Crispin Remulla shows the list of those injured when the fire broke at the House Technology Industries (HTI) building Wednesday, February 1. He said that there were no missing workers and everyone has been accounted for. Photo by Jeff Digma/Rappler

20 HTI workers unaccounted for after Cavite factory fire

Feb 02, 2017 - 3:01 PM

UPDATED Cavite Governor Jesus Crispin Remulla says at least 4 000 workers were inside when the fire broke but authorities cannot enter the facility as fire continues to rage almost 24 hours later

SAFE. A House Technology Industries (HTI) worker signs an attendance sheet to confirm her safety from yesterday's fire. Photo by Naoki Mengua/Rappler

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Feb 02, 2017 - 1:11 PM

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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

2,000 Cavite teachers get tablets as part of education initiative

Aug 05, 2015 - 9:40 PM

The province intends to implement All Things Internet which will connect key branches of the provincial government to the Internet within the next 5 years

TEACHERS WITH TABLETS. Images from press release.

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