Luis Chavit Singson - updates

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Uneven playing field? Disqualified bidders slam 3rd telco rules

Nov 07, 2018 - 4:45 PM

PT&T and Sear Telecom both need to pay a non-refundable appeal fee of P10 million, if they choose to file motions for reconsideration on their disqualification

BIDDING FOR THIRD. Members of the selection committee evaluate documents of new 3rd telco player-aspirants. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Only Dennis Uy-China Telecom bid qualified, 2 others incomplete

Nov 07, 2018 - 1:35 PM

The bid documents of the Dennis Uy-China Telecom consortium are deemed qualified, while Sear Telecom and PT&T are both disqualified, which the two can still appeal

Gov't: Revive Chavit Singson's graft cases

Sep 19, 2014 - 4:56 PM

Prosecutors say the long time it took the Ombudsman to evaluate the case of former Ilocos Sur Governor Luis Chavit Singson should not overshadow his diversion of P26M in public funds

Court acquits Chavit Singson of graft

Aug 20, 2014 - 6:05 PM

The court finds merit in the ex governor s argument that he was deprived of his constitutional right to a speedy disposition of cases

No closure yet on Erap Estrada’s plunder case

Apr 24, 2014 - 9:31 AM

13 years ago Estrada was indicted for plunder The Sandiganbayan s 2013 compliance report says he still owes the government over P400 million roughly US 9 million

Erap mugshot on April 25, 2001

NBI probes Chavit Singson, daughter for wild duck hunting

Nov 25, 2013 - 2:23 PM

The wild ducks killed by the Singsons for sport appear to be Philippine wild ducks

FOR SPORT. An Instagram post shows Chavit Singson and daughter on a wild duck hunting trip. Screengrab from Change.org

Chavit, Savellano misused P26M tobacco funds – Ombudsman

Jul 05, 2013 - 12:51 AM

The two former governors of Ilocos Sur released a total of P26M to a private entity as financial assistance from funds intended for tobacco farmers

P1 billion in tobacco funds misused

Jul 04, 2013 - 10:02 PM

Auditors found Ilocos Sur – mostly under Luis Chavit Singson – misused misappropriated or failed to account for at least P1 3 B of the tobacco fund

WHITE ELEPHANT. Funded by the tobacco tax collection, this tomato processing plant in Ilocos Sur has not processed a single tomato. Photo by Aries Rufo

UNA, Chavit and ‘going against history’

Apr 22, 2013 - 7:37 PM

UNA gets together with Singson who you ll admit it really delivers votes according to Vice President Binay

Strange bedfellows seek sin tax reform

Mar 05, 2012 - 9:14 PM

Unlikely political allies joined together to push for reforming the tax on tobacco and alcohol

UNLIKELY PARTNERS. Health Secretary Enrique Ona, Governor Luis "Chavit" Singson and Commissioner Kim Jacinto-Henares announce their support for reforming sin taxes. Photo by Katherine Visconti.

Former Rep Singson back home today

Jan 14, 2012 - 11:29 AM

Convicted for drug possession in HK he flies direct to Vigan on board private plane