Duterte orders ‘back-up’ government center outside Manila

MANILA, Nov 19 (Mabuhay) — President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the creation of a “back-up government center” outside the Philippine capital to prepare for potential disasters and attract investments in the countryside. Duterte, in Executive Order No. 119,...

BCDA paid Malaysian firm for SEA Games deal last March after completion of sports facilities — Dizon

MANILA, Oct 5 (Mabuhay) — The Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) on Monday maintained that its joint venture agreement with a Malaysian firm for the construction of sports facilities for the 2019 Southeast Asian Games were above board. During the Senate...