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I’ve never felt this oneness with humanity, literally, until I started to take the MRT during the c/rush hours. I stand there, part of a silent crowd, shoulder-to-shoulder, back-to- back, and sometimes, cheek by jowl. It is such a moving experience, for there I am, hemmed in on all sides, and I feel this surging wave of humanity move me into the train or out of it, without any effort on my part.

Posted on June 26, 2011   |   CATEGORY: Transportation & Communications, Voices

To make a difference, the new department chief will need political skills more than management ability

Posted on June 9, 2011   |   CATEGORY: Current Events, Transportation & Communications

The issue of war and peace in the South China Sea (SCS) largely depends on China’s current and future behavior. The promotion of a rules-based regime in the SCS must be presented in a way that it will not be misconstrued as “anti-China” so that the problem anarchy in the SCS will provide the prospects for peace, stability and prosperity for all.

Posted on June 7, 2011   |   CATEGORY: Commentary, Defense & Security, Foreign Affairs, Rommel Banlaoi, Sectors, Voices

By DEFENSE SECRETARY VOLTAIRE GAZMIN Mr. Chairman, ladies and gentlemen, first of all, on behalf of the Department of National Defense of viagra medicine cialis over the counter cialis erection target pharmacy online refill buyviagraonline-purchase the Philippines, allow me to thank the International Institute for Strategic Studies, and our hosts, the government of Singapore, for [...]

Posted on June 6, 2011   |   CATEGORY: Defense & Security, Institutions

China has to make its own people accountable for the Amy Douglas Bank incident in the Spratlys

Posted on June 2, 2011   |   CATEGORY: Commentary, Foreign Affairs, Rommel Banlaoi, Sectors, Voices

The fifth barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections under the Local Government Code of 1991 will be conducted today amid renewed interest from policy makers to either introduce reforms to the system or altogether scrap it.

Posted on October 25, 2010   |   CATEGORY: Elections, Institutions, Local Governments

An international assessment shows the enormous economic value of forests, fresh water, spoils and coral reefs as well as the social and economic costs of their loss.

Posted on October 22, 2010   |   CATEGORY: Environment

Despite the creation of more local government units to prevent conflicts between political families, the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao has the most number of villages being watched for potential violence in next week’s elections.

Posted on October 19, 2010   |   CATEGORY: Local Governments

But long labor market recession is worsening social outlook in many countries.

Posted on October 4, 2010   |   CATEGORY:

Although Filipinos think that much of their tax money is not spent in the public interest, they remain generally favorable to their government taking an active role in the economy.

Posted on October 3, 2010   |   CATEGORY: Business & Economy, Sectors

The country has been dropping consistently for the last 3 surveys conducted by Geneva-based World Economic Forum

Posted on September 11, 2010   |   CATEGORY: Current Events
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