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Rappler on Court of Appeals ruling: SEC must review order

Mar 11, 2019 - 4:35 PM

Rappler trusts that the rule of law will be followed, after the Court of Appeals reiterated that the Securities and Exchange Commission must review its order revoking Rappler's registration

Photo by Charles Salazar/Rappler

Tesla's Musk mocks US agency just days after settling with it

Oct 05, 2018 - 10:12 AM

The settlement includes a provision that will set up an in-company committee that will oversee Musk's communications

MUSK. Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk speaks about the €Interplanetary Transport System€ at the 67th International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara, Mexico on September 27, 2016. File photo by Hector Guerrero/AFP


U.S. regulators charge Tesla CEO Elon Musk with fraud

Sep 28, 2018 - 11:37 AM

The SEC says Musk's statements on going private were 'false and misleading' and that he had never discussed the plans with company officials or potential funders

MUSK. Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk speaks at a press conference during the 67th International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara, Mexico on September 27, 2016. Photo by Hector Guerrero/AFP


Doubts over Musk bloom into serious concerns for Tesla

Aug 28, 2018 - 12:23 PM

Calling him explosive and overworked, Tesla investors and analysts ask whether the company needs a more professional, predictable executive to take over daily command

MUSK. Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk speaks at a press conference during the 67th International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara, Mexico on September 27, 2016. File photo by Hector Guerrero/AFP


CA affirms decision clearing Roberto Ongpin of insider trading

Aug 02, 2018 - 10:27 PM

The five-page resolution of the Court of Appeals denies a motion for reconsideration filed by the Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC) Enforcement and Investor Protection Department

ROBERTO ONGPIN. The Court of Appeals affirms an earlier decision clearing Roberto Ongpin of insider trading. Rappler File photo

What you should know about the Court of Appeals decision on Rappler

Jul 28, 2018 - 12:32 PM

Did the court agree with Rappler that it was wrong for the Securities and Exchange Commission to order the revocation of its license?

Photo by Charles Salazar/Rappler

Rappler SEC ruling, Bangsamoro, Facebook shares drop | Midday wRap

Jul 27, 2018 - 2:35 PM

Watch Rappler’s midday newscast with Natashya Gutierrez

DOCUMENT: Court of Appeals' full decision on Rappler's SEC case

Jul 27, 2018 - 11:28 AM

Read the full decision of the Court of Appeals

CA DECISION. Rappler's counsel from the firm ACCRALAW files the petition for review before the Court of Appeals (CA) on January 29, 2018, challenging the revocation of its certificate of registration. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

Court of Appeals to SEC: Give Rappler corrective period

Jul 27, 2018 - 10:12 AM

(5th UPDATE) CA denies Rappler's petition for review, but reminds the SEC that in the past it had 'pursued a policy that the revocation of the certificate of registration should be the last resort'

Rappler press conference on SEC registration on January 15, 2018

SEC approves planned IPO of Del Monte Philippines

May 24, 2018 - 6:00 PM

The local unit of Del Monte Pacific Limited plans to sell 587.437 million secondary shares at an offer price of up to P29.88 per share

US SEC launches fake cryptocurrency 'sale' to educate about scams

May 17, 2018 - 11:21 AM

'Fraudsters can quickly build an attractive website and load it up with convoluted jargon to lure investors into phony deals,' says Owen Donley, US SEC Chief Counsel

PHONY. The US SEC has set up a fake website mimicking scam websites preying on individuals looking to make a quick buck from cryptocurrencies. Screenshot from Howeycoins.com


SEC approves planned IPO of DM Wenceslao

May 15, 2018 - 7:55 PM

The construction firm will offer 679.2 million common shares at an offer price of P22.90 per share

ASEANA CITY. The 204-hectare project of DM Wenceslao is a home to several entertainment, commercial, and residential establishments. Photo from www.dmwai.com

[OPINION | NEWSPOINT] Missing the forest for the trees

May 05, 2018 - 2:25 PM

Indeed, China is emerging as the Duterte regime’s ultimate patron – as investor, infrastructure builder, labor and material supplier, and money lender – in a modern-day sort of colonial arrangement

$35-M penalty for not telling investors of massive Yahoo hack

Apr 25, 2018 - 11:36 AM

Yahoo remained mum about the hack until more than 2 years later when it was being acquired by US telecom giant Verizon, US regulators say

SEC warns public not to invest in OneCash, PBB150

Mar 15, 2018 - 3:55 PM

The Securities and Exchange Commission receives reports that OneCash Trading and PBB150 Trading are enticing the public to invest, but these two companies are unregistered

#ThewRap: Videos to watch this week, February 26 - March 4, 2017

Mar 04, 2018 - 11:49 AM

Must-watch videos from this week

Duterte on Benham Rise, Duterte on Rappler, PH-Kuwait bilateral meeting | Midday wRap

Mar 02, 2018 - 12:39 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Marguerite de Leon

SEC 'internally studying' Omidyar's $1.5-M PDR donation to Rappler

Mar 01, 2018 - 8:26 PM

The country's corporate regulator says any action on Omidyar's donation to Rappler 'must be coursed through the honorable court through an appropriate pleading or manifestation'

DEVELOPMENT. SEC says the ball is now on the Court of Appeal's court. A workshop on August 28, 2016 at the Rappler headquarters in Pasig City. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Cha-Cha proposal, Omidyar donates PDRs, DOLE eyes Middle East deployment ban | Evening wRap

Feb 28, 2018 - 9:51 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Marguerite de Leon

Leave Rappler unhindered, lawyer says after Omidyar donation

Feb 28, 2018 - 8:54 PM

(UPDATED) 'While not legally necessary, the donation puts beyond doubt that Rappler is owned and controlled by Filipinos,' says Rappler lawyer Francis Lim

OMIDYAR DONATION. Philanthropic investment firm Omidyar Network donates its Philippine Depositary Receipts to Rappler. File photo by Charles Salazar/Rappler

Omidyar Network donates PDRs to Rappler managers

Feb 28, 2018 - 2:54 PM

(UPDATED) 'This donation completely eliminates the sole basis of the SEC ruling against Rappler Incorporated and Rappler Holdings Corporation,' says Omidyar Network

SEC ISSUE. Rappler, led by CEO Maria Ressa, thanks Omidyar Network for donating its Philippine Depositary Receipts to the social news network as announced on February 28, 2018. File photo by AFP

Herbosa: SEC ruling not final but it's Malacañang's call to ban Rappler

Feb 23, 2018 - 10:22 PM

'We will not implement [the SEC ruling] until after the final and binding decision of the Court of Appeals or the Supreme Court,' says Securities and Exchange Commission chairperson Teresita Herbosa

SEC CHIEF. Securities and Exchange Commission Teresita Herbosa attends a Senate hearing on February 12, 2018. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Duterte on Malacañang ban, Alvarez on Sara Duterte, New charges vs Manafort | Midday wRap

Feb 23, 2018 - 1:33 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Mara Cepeda

Duterte to lift ban on Rappler if SEC ruling overturned

Feb 22, 2018 - 5:28 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte also revives his old claim that Rappler is 'CIA-sponsored'

Rappler to Harry Roque: Duterte ban about press freedom

Feb 21, 2018 - 8:26 PM

'It is not the government's role to say who can cover what, and when, and where,' says Rappler after President Duterte banned Rappler from Malacañang

DUTERTE BAN. Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque (center) defends the decision of President Rodrigo Duterte (left) to ban Rappler from Malacañang. Malacañang file photo

Roque: Rappler reporter barred because 'buwisit sa kanya ang Presidente'

Feb 21, 2018 - 1:00 PM

(UPDATED) But the day before, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said personal dislike is 'not a valid reason' to bar a reporter from covering events

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the 10th Biennial National Convention and 20th Founding Anniversary Celebration of the Chinese Filipino Business Club, Inc. (CFBCI) at the Manila Hotel on February 19, 2018, insists that he has been doing what he can to fulfill his campaign promises. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Medialdea on Rappler, PSG Commander on Ranada, Worldwide Threat Assessment | Midday wRap

Feb 21, 2018 - 12:44 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Marguerite de Leon

Duterte bans Rappler in Malacañang, Duterte on PH-China, MRT3 glitch | Evening wRap

Feb 20, 2018 - 7:28 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Marguerite de Leon

Briones: No exclusivity, money involved in Rappler-DepEd partnership

Feb 19, 2018 - 5:44 PM

DepEd Secretary Leonor Briones cites the Securities and Exchange Commission decision to revoke the articles of incorporation of Rappler Inc. and Rappler Holdings as the basis for the department's termination of its partnership with Rappler

[OPINION] Hold the line for whom?

Feb 11, 2018 - 9:00 AM

Crossing the line is an experiment. It shows us what happens when the nation's sacred cows are shamed, and what happens when the Duterte regime raises sacred cows of their own.

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, January 29-February 3, 2018

Feb 04, 2018 - 9:50 AM

Must-watch videos this week

DOH on Dengvaxia deaths, Pimentel on Cha-Cha, LTFRB on new ride-hailing applications | Evening wRap

Feb 02, 2018 - 8:24 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Mara Cepeda

SEC Commissioner resignation, SC on anomalous PNP chopper deal, Cuba protest vs US | Midday wRap

Feb 02, 2018 - 1:32 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Bea Cupin

EXCLUSIVE: Viterbo resigns as SEC commissioner

Feb 02, 2018 - 10:07 AM

SEC Commissioner Blas James Viterbo, whose term ends in 2021, has tendered his resignation due to 'health reasons'

Malacanang on Carandang, Rule of Law Index, Nieman Fellows on SEC ruling | Midday wRap

Feb 01, 2018 - 12:38 PM

Watch Rappler's midday newscast

2018 Nieman Fellows condemn SEC order vs Rappler

Feb 01, 2018 - 10:10 AM

The Nieman class of 2018 urges the Philippine government and President Rodrigo Duterte to 'respect media freedoms and independence'

'STAND WITH RAPPLER.' The 2018 class of fellows at Harvard University’s Nieman Foundation for Journalism issues a statement condemning the decision of the Securities and Exchange Commission to revoke Rappler's license to operate. File photo from the Nieman Foundation website

DOJ panel takes Andy Bautista’s cases from city prosecutors

Jan 31, 2018 - 4:22 PM

‘Transferring these cases directly before the DOJ only heightens our reservations (on impartiality)’ says Bautista’s lawyer

Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista during budget hearing at the Congress on Thursday. Photo by DARREN LANGIT

READ: Rappler's verified explanation submitted to SEC

Jan 30, 2018 - 10:47 AM

Here's a full copy of the verified explanation that Rappler gave the Securities and Exchange Commission on August 29, 2017

SEC order meant to silence us, muzzle free expression – Rappler

Jan 29, 2018 - 7:26 PM

'We cited in our petition the serious substantive irregularities in the SEC decision as well as the steps that the Commission skipped when it handled our case with undue haste. We cannot but conclude that the order's real purpose is to silence us and muzzle free expression.'

Rappler takes SEC case to the Court of Appeals

Jan 29, 2018 - 7:21 PM

(UPDATED) Rappler's petition for review cites procedural and substantive processes which were violated, and points out how Rappler's PDRs were singled out

SEC not closing door on coin offerings despite ban on Calata-led Krop coins

Jan 29, 2018 - 6:18 PM

The commission says it will study cryptocurrency offerings in order to protect investors while the Joseph Calata-linked Krop Coins offering remains illegal

TIMELINE: The case of Rappler's SEC registration

Jan 29, 2018 - 11:28 AM

(10th UPDATE) Here's a timeline of events surrounding the SEC registration case of Rappler

PRESS FREEDOM. The SEC's move to strike down Rappler was considered an attack on the freedom of the press. Photo by Rappler

Rappler Talk: Francis Lim on how SEC violated own rules in Rappler case

Jan 28, 2018 - 6:42 PM

Rappler's lawyer also explains why he took the case and what surprised him most about the decision

UN experts on Rappler, New Duterte appointees, Trump immigration plan | Midday wRap

Jan 26, 2018 - 1:33 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Mara Cepeda

UN experts slam moves to shut down Rappler

Jan 26, 2018 - 10:13 AM

UN special rapporteur Agnes Callamard and two other experts say, 'We are gravely concerned that the government is moving to revoke Rappler's license'

PRESS FREEDOM. Rappler CEO Maria Ressa joins a Black Friday for Press Freedom rally in Quezon City on January 19, 2018, after the Securities and Exchange Commission revoked Rappler's license. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

SEC orders Calata to stop selling Krops tokens, coins

Jan 25, 2018 - 3:48 PM

Calata-led Black Cell claims on its website that it is the 'world's 1st agricultural marketplace crypto equity' through initial coin offering

CEASE AND DESIST. SEC says Krops are selling or offering securities to the public without the necessary license from the corporate regulator. Screenshot from Black Cell's website

Philippine gov't hits New York Times for defending Rappler

Jan 25, 2018 - 11:42 AM

'Efforts to impute political motivation' to the case of Rappler 'do a great disservice' to SEC, says Philippine Ambassador to the US Jose Manuel 'Babe' Romualdez

BLACK FRIDAY. Rappler CEO Maria Ressa addresses reporters during the Black Friday for Press Freedom rally in Quezon City on January 19, 2018. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

PH literary writers defend press freedom: 'This is not the time to be silent'

Jan 24, 2018 - 9:45 PM

Several literary writers groups speak up after the Securities and Exchange Commission's decision to revoke Rappler's license to operate

In FB post, 'Citizen Jake' expresses support for Rappler, press freedom

Jan 24, 2018 - 7:17 PM

'Having lived through the Marcos regime, I thought I had seen the worst that an abusive government can do to its own people,' says director Mike de Leon