Immigration reform: Amnesty or necessity?

By Rhony Laigo If most pro-immigration advocates get their way, all 11 million undocumented immigrants will become legal in the U.S…and maybe more. But while potential immigration reform is becoming more likely as the year progresses, speculations arise as to how each issue...

10 provinces, 48 cities, towns lead Agri-Pinoy rice achievers

(Agri Pinoy logo) For producing more rice that surpassed their targets, attaining a higher average yield per hectare, encouraging more farmers to use quality seeds and employ modern technologies, and allotting more budget for rice-related projects; 10 provinces and 48 cities and...

President Aquino orders Department of Foreign Affairs, Department of Justice and Office of the Executive Secretary to conduct a research and craft roadmap for peaceful solution of Sabah issue

(CORREGIDOR ISLAND, Cavite) President Benigno S. Aquino III said on Monday that he directed the Department of Foreign Affairs, the Department of Justice and the Office of the Executive Secretary to conduct a research and craft a proposed roadmap towards a peaceful resolution of...

Cuisia Leads Intensified Engagement with US Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Philippine Embassy is intensifying its engagement with the United States House of Representatives as part of Manila’s efforts to raise the country’s profile among American legislators. Since the opening of the 113th Congress in January, Ambassador Jose L....

PH Unveils Roadmap for Participation in TPP Trade Pact

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Philippines has laid down the roadmap for its eventual participation in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)—an initiative involving the United States and other Pacific nations that seeks to create what could be the biggest free trade area in the world....

Government renews resolve to bring justice to pyramid scam victims in Visayas, Mindanao

MANILA, Mar 14 (Mabuhay) — The Aquino government made an assurance on Thursday that it is doing everything to serve justice to the victims of the pyramid scam organized by Manuel Amalilio and his cohorts. “We will continue to work for the successful prosecution of Amalilio...