Topnotcher follows older brother’s footsteps

MATHEMATICS will always be a difficult subject if you ask any student.But for Angelo Hinayas Sigue, a graduate of the Cebu Technological University (CTU), his fear of the subject didn’t stop him from claiming success during the recently concluded May 2022 Civil Engineering Licensure Examination.Sigue, who hails from Lapu-Lapu City, ranked sixth in the exams […]

Candidate’s admission of being a placeholder not enough to be declared a nuisance — Comelec 

A CANDIDATE’S admission or inference of being a placeholder for an elective position is not enough grounds for being declared a nuisance, according to Commission on Elections (Comelec) Spokesperson James B. Jimenez.   “A mere declaration to the contrary wouldn’t, in my opinion, be sufficient to overcome the intention to run which is manifested in the […]

IC says facilitation fees not considered as admitted assets

THE Insurance Commission (IC) said prepaid facilitation fees from bancassurance arrangements will not be considered as admitted assets of insurers in their statements of financial condition. Insurance Commissioner Dennis B. Funa issued Circular Letter 2021-07 dated Jan. 28 to clarify that facilitation fees paid in advance by insurance companies to a bank in a bancassurance […]