September 22, 2021, 4:17 pm
Limited in-person classes approved in PH | The MiNT

Limited in-person classes approved in PH

“We will start with 100 schools to observe how it will work then we will add 20 private schools that would submit their plans,” says DepEd.
Senate SALN out, Palace sticks with Ombudsman ruling | The MiNT

Senate SALN out, Palace sticks with Ombudsman ruling

While the President has not released reports on his SALN since 2017, the Senate has continued its practice of publishing table summaries...
Investing in retail dollar bonds is a 'win-win'—DoF | The MiNT

Investing in retail dollar bonds is a ‘win-win’—DoF

These digital innovations include the Bonds.PH, the Overseas Filipino Bank (OFBank) LandBank, and the Treasury’s Online Ordering Facility.
Former senator hits Go for being Duterte’s ‘caregiver’ | The MiNT

Former senator hits Go for being Duterte’s ‘caregiver’

Mr Osmeña said Senator Go should resign forthwith from the Senate to become Mr. Duterte’s full-time caregiver, gofer, de facto Cabinet...
Pacquiao it is! PDP-Laban's standard bearer | The MiNT

Pacquiao it is! PDP-Laban’s standard bearer

The people are already tired of unfulfilled promises. Mr Pacquiao is “rising up to the challenge of leadership” to bring real reforms...
Lockdowns should not affect the elections—Comelec | The MiNT

Lockdowns should not affect the elections—Comelec

Election lawyer Romulo Macalintal airs his concerns on the pandemic as a “big challenge” for the Comelec to ensure this will not be used...
PHLPost highlights modern heroes on stamps | The MiNT

PHLPost highlights modern heroes on stamps

“We never fail to capture the interpretation of Filipino experience and historic moments in portraying famous individuals, events..."
PDP-Laban party bets get their nomination certificates | The MiNT

PDP-Laban party bets get their nomination certificates

Mr Cusi has filed a petition before the Comelec to declare the PDP-Laban faction under Senators Pacquiao and Pimentel as illegitimate.
OFWs’ remittances increase amid pandemic | The MiNT

OFWs’ remittances increase amid pandemic

“The increase in cash remittances was due to the growth in remittances from land-based workers and sea-based workers, which rose by 1.6%..."
Priest blasts Pacquiao, Duterte over pro-death stance | The MiNT

Priest blasts Pacquiao, Duterte over pro-death stance

"The re-imposition of the death penalty is not illegal. This is not contrary in the eyes of the Lord because the death penalty is biblical…"
Easy tax payments process proposal approved in House | The MiNT

Easy tax payments process proposal approved in House

HB 8942 seeks to remove the ₱500 annual taxpayer fee, create registration facilities for non-resident taxpayers, and establish Taxpayer's...
Alternative voting methods for COVID-19 patients sought | The MiNT

Alternative voting methods for COVID-19 patients sought

An earlier statement by the Comelec on in-person voting by Covid-19 patients is possible on the 2022 national elections.
Bello to file estafa/qualified theft case for irregularity | The MiNT

Bello to file estafa/qualified theft case for irregularity

"This is clearly a scam, a corrupt practice that the coordinator did. So that's what I want to know because we will file a case..."
BIR probes an initial list of 250 social influencers | The MiNT

BIR probes an initial list of 250 social influencers

Social media influencers who receive free goods in exchange for promotions must declare as income the fair market value of these products.

SEC warns vs transacting with unlicensed gaming platforms

“If you put your earnings in a platform which is reachable in the Philippines, but is operated by non-registered corporations or entities..."
Probe on Duterte's 'war on drugs' granted by ICC | The MiNT

Probe on Duterte’s ‘war on drugs’ granted by ICC

There is a reasonable basis to proceed with an investigation, as specific legal element of the crime against humanity...the Statute is met...
Kazakhstan applies stricter rules on foreign social media usage | The MiNT

Kazakhstan applies stricter rules on foreign social media usage

Critics say the law could instead be used to remove content inconvenient to those in power in major oil exporter Kazakhstan...
Roque: A very poor track record on human rights—UPD | The MiNT

Roque: A very poor track record on human rights—UPD

“Atty. Roque has a very poor track record of promoting, defending, and fulfilling human rights and the rule of law, especially during..."
Globe welcomes UK-based Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) | The MiNT

Globe welcomes UK-based Internet Watch Foundation (IWF)

"We understand that this space is dynamic so we need to be continuously vigilant. At the same time, we also look at the victims..."
Senate calls for voter registration extension until 31 October | The MiNT

Senate calls for voter registration extension until 31 October

The Comelec “could not have anticipated the adverse impact of the pandemic on voter registration and must make the necessary adjustments...”

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