Editorial: Biking in Anas

Who would have thought, a biking Sunday could be the last turn in the lives of Far Eastern University football player Keith Absalon and his cousin Nolven Absalon in Barangay Anas, Masbate City when they rose into an anti-personnel land mine (APM). Nolven’s 16-year-old son was injured as well in the blast. Keith at once […]

Subic Bay authorities say talks to conclude soon with US company seeking Hanjin yard takeover

THE Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) said it is near the conclusion of talks with an unidentified US company seeking to take over the lease of a shipyard left behind by the collapsed Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction-Philippines, Inc. “We are nearing completion. Paperwork has already been laid out and done,” SBMA Business and Investment Department […]

Terror list may affect future peace negotiations

By Kyle Aristophere T. Atienza, Reporterand Bianca Angelica D. Añago PEACE advocates and political analysts on Sunday said labeling consultants of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) terrorists could affect peace talks with Maoist rebels in the future, beyond President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s term. “Attacking those who have been openly negotiating in peace […]