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After ghost voters come ghost pensioners

There may be fewer ghost voters now with the automation of the polls, but it seems another kind of ghost is still among us. Sen. Franklin Drilon, chairman of the Senate Committee on Finance, said he suspected that are a lot of ghost pensioners being paid by the government.

Last Updated ( Wednesday, 06 October 2010 15:43 )


Ombudsman Gutierrez brands impeach move ‘illegal’

OMBUDSMAN Merceditas Gutierrez on Tuesday declared before the Supreme Court (SC) that impeachment proceedings against her, initiated in the House of Representatives, are clearly illegal and unconstitutional, since her case was railroaded, violating her right to due process.


BPO calls for help

Every year, many of the country’s fresh graduates join the business process outsourcing (BPO) industry as customer-service representatives. It is easy to see why: Most, if not all, find the high salaries that call-center companies offer to be very attractive. Never mind if they have to use very American names like Chelsea and Clint and mimic American accents to assist irate callers and reach a certain quota at the end of their shift. The wages—and the accompanying perks—these people earn often make up for the stressful grind.


Minority Senator lauds Aquino's Independent Stand on RH Bill

MANILA, Philippines (PNA) — Senator Pia Cayetano on Wednesday gave President Benigno Aquino III passing marks for setting high standards in governance and for taking an independent stand on reproductive health during his first 100 days in office.


Filipinos want Aquino to Focus on Jobs Generation, Graft Eradication — PIA Survey

MANILA, Philippines (PNA) — Most Filipinos want President Benigno Simeon C. Aquino III to focus on jobs generation and livelihood programs and eradicate graft and corruption in the days ahead, according to a nationwide survey conducted by the Philippine Information Agency (PIA).


Aquino Wants Career Guidance Taught to Elementary Students

TAGAYTAY CITY, Philippines (PNA) — President Benigno Simeon C. Aquino III wants career guidance classes taught to elementary school children to ensure that they make the right career decisions as adults in the future.

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