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Binay sounds ‘presidentiable’ at Washington speech

Vice President Binay at the CSIS. PHOTO BY JON MELEGRITO

Sounding like a presidential candidate with a platform, Vice President Jejomar C. Binay on May 1 told an audience of diplomats, U.S. policy makers, business leaders and members of the Filipino American community that he is definitely poised to succeed President Aquino in the 2016 national elections.

Posted: May 6th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Zapanta given another chance to raise blood money

Joselito Zapanta Facebook photo

A convicted overseas Filipino worker was given another lease on life as he was given one more month to raise the blood money needed to spare him from death penalty in Saudi Arabia.

Posted: February 12th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Binay seeks salary law revision to stem flight of skilled gov’t workers

Vice President Jejomar Binay. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Vice President Jejomar Binay on Monday called for the review and subsequent amendment of the Salary Standardization Law to address the exodus of highly skilled government workers to higher paying jobs abroad.

Posted: August 5th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Pope Francis open to PH invitation – Binay

Pope Francis might just visit typhoon-devastated Leyte, which has more than 1 million Catholic faithful. AP FILE PHOTO

Pope Francis has expressed openness to an invitation to visit the Philippines during the 51st International Eucharistic Congress slated in 2016, Vice President Jejomar Binay said Wednesday.

Posted: March 20th, 2013 in Asia & Pacific,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

IMF chief lauds PH: It’s the only nation upgraded

COCONUT PALACE. International Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director Christine Lagarde is welcomed by Vice President Jejomar Binay during her courtesy call on him at Coconut Palace in Pasay City on Friday. At the center, to Binay’s right, is Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima. NIÑO JESUS ORBETA

The Philippines is the only country in the world for which the International Monetary Fund has upgraded its economic growth forecast for 2012, according to visiting IMF managing director Christine Lagarde.

Posted: November 17th, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »