Poverty in the Philippines is ‘Imaginary,’ Says Gadon

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The poverty in the Philippines is “haka-haka,” or imaginary according to Presidential Adviser for Poverty Alleviation, Secretary Larry Gadon,. Gadon contradicted the concept of poverty in the country amidst the large number of people in shopping malls and fast-food chain branches, as well as the abundance of new cars on the roads.

Larry Gadon Says Poverty in the Philippines is “Imaginary”

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Larry Gadon gives his opinion about poverty in the Philippines LARRY GADON – The Presidential Adviser for Poverty Alleviation secretary claimed that poverty in the Philippines is merely “imaginary” at present, pointing to the decreasing poverty rate. During an interview on Bagong Pilipinas Ngayon, Gadon highlighted the large number of people in shopping malls and … Read more

Mayor Alice Guo Faces Potential Congressional Investigation

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Congress to Probe the Identity of Mayor Alice Guo ALICE GUO – The mayor of Bamban, Tarlac, may face a congressional investigation following concerns raised by lawmakers during a recent Senate hearing regarding her identity. During the Senate hearing, Senator Risa Hontiveros questioned the absence of school and hospital records for Guo, especially after allegations … Read more

Manny Pacquiao Confirms Senatorial Run For 2025 Midterm Elections

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PBBM Announces Manny Pacquiao’s Senate Comeback MANNY PACQUIAO – Worldwide boxing great Manny Pacquiao will run for senator in the 2025 midterm elections. President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. hinted on Friday that Manny Pacquiao, the legendary Pinoy boxer, may be contemplating a comeback to the Senate in the upcoming 2025 midterm elections. Marcos made the remark … Read more

Remulla is the Highest-Earning Cabinet Official of PBBM with P7M Earned in 2023

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Remulla earned P7M in 2023 JESUS CRISPIN REMULLA – The Department of Justice Secretary earned over P7 million, establishing him as the highest-earning Cabinet official of President Ferdinand ‘Bongbong’ Marcos, Jr. in 2023. This information is based on the 2023 Report on Salaries and Allowances (ROSA), which was released by the Commission on Audit (COA). … Read more

Antique Town Mayor and Vice Mayor Involved in Fistfight

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The mayor and vice mayor of a town in Antique got into a fistfight following an argument over the distribution of food packs to those affected by El Niño. Mayor Toto Tajanlangit and Vice Mayor Jojo Fornier exchanged blows after an altercation, prompting them to file charges against each other.

Phillip Salvador Criticized by Councilor Over His Decision to Run for Senator

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Councilor Slams Phillip Salvador for His Decision to Run for Senator KIKO RUSTIA – The former “Survivor” castaway and incumbent Pasig City Councilor criticized actor Phillip Salvador’s decision to run for senator in the 2025 elections, labeling it as turning “the Senate into a garbage dump.” Phillip Salvador is a prominent Filipino actor known for … Read more