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Duterte signs resolution on pay hike for soldiers, cops

Jan 09, 2018 - 4:36 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte signs Joint Resolution No 1, increasing the base pay of military and police

VOW TO SOLDIERS. President Rodrigo Duterte confers the Order of Lapu-Lapu award on the snipers from the Light Reaction Regiment who spearheaded the pursuit operations that led to the neutralization of the terrorist group leaders in Marawi City during his visit at Fort Magsaysay in Nueva Ecija. Malacañang photo

Senate OKs Aquino’s 'special powers'

Mar 02, 2015 - 7:53 PM

As the summer months set in the Senate approves on final reading the joint resolution allowing the President to address power shortage

DOE hopes for the best as Luzon reserves dwindle

Jan 22, 2015 - 10:06 PM

Several power plants are offline but thankfully the demand is still manageable that no outages are reported yet in the region

Palace reiterates need for emergency powers

Jan 02, 2015 - 6:56 PM

The government is working on other options to mitigate the power shortage especially as summer nears as it awaits lawmakers action on its emergency powers request

Petilla: Implement ILP on yellow, not red alert

Dec 17, 2014 - 1:04 PM

It makes little sense to implement the Interruptible Load Program during a red alert when there is already insufficient power says the energy secretary

Aquino: Gov't just being 'prudent' in emergency powers bid

Dec 13, 2014 - 8:11 PM

President Benigno Aquino III asks Senator Sergio Osmena III to be ready with an explanation once the country experiences a power crisis in early 2015 due to the Senate s reluctance to grant him emergency powers

WHY RISK IT? President Benigno Aquino III says not granting him emergency powers to avert a potential power crisis in early 2015 is a risk not worth taking. Photo by Malacañang Photo Bureau

Petilla gives up hope on additional power generation bid

Nov 12, 2014 - 12:07 PM

The energy department is banking on 4 options to help avert a power shortage in 2015

House to approve joint reso on special powers this month

Oct 15, 2014 - 2:14 PM

The chairman of the House Committee on Energy says that as far as the House is concerned it will approve in October the joint resolution seeking special powers for President Aquino to avert a power crisis in 2015