YEARENDER – DOTC undergoes de-militarization of offices

Published by rudy Date posted on January 5, 2011

MANILA, Philippines – President Aquino’s triumph in the May 2010 presidential elections ended almost eight years at the helm of the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) by retired police chief Leandro Mendoza and marked the entry of corporate executive Jose de Jesus.

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Yearender: 2010 year of reforms and challenges for BI

Published by rudy Date posted on January 4, 2011

The year 2010 faced the Bureau of Immigration (BI) with reforms and challenges left behind by the previous administration and pursued relentlessly by a career official who was appointed as acting commissioner by Justice Secretary Leila De Lima.

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Yearender: Macapagal’s daughter still in power

Published by rudy Date posted on January 4, 2011

MANILA, Philippines – After leaving the presidency, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo continues to walk the corridors of power, but this time in the halls of Congress, after making an unprecedented move of running for – and winning – a lower position as congresswoman of Pampanga in the last May elections.

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Movers and shakers of 2010

Published by rudy Date posted on January 3, 2011

BELIEVE it or not, 2010 may be considered as a year of changes. Well, at least, in the National Government.

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July 30 – World Day
Against Trafficking in Persons

“One life trafficked, one too many!”


Invoke Article 33 of the ILO constitution
against the military junta in Myanmar
to carry out the 2021 ILO Commission of Inquiry recommendations
against serious violations of Forced Labour and Freedom of Association protocols.


Accept National Unity Government
(NUG) of Myanmar.
Reject Military!

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