Archive for SONA

July 21st, 2015Aquinos, cost, SONA, spendingsunnex 0 Comments

THE committee in charge of the overall preparations for President Benigno Aquino III’s final State of the Nation Address (SONA) has aimed to bring down the cost of next week’s event. House Secretary General Marilyn Barua-Yap, chair of Task Force SONA, said that although the cost of food will be much higher compared to last […]

A LAWMAKER urged President Benigno Aquino III on Wednesday to express support to bills that will lower individual income taxes in his final State of the Nation Address (Sona). Senator Juan Edgardo Angara, chairman of the Senate committee on ways and means, said he is hoping that among the measures the President traditionally mentions in […]

SENATOR Juan Edgardo Angara expressed hope on Friday that President Benigno Aquino III will include sports development in his last State of the Nation Address (Sona) on July 27. Angara, chairman of Senate committee on games, amusement and sports, said that the promotion of exercise and an active lifestyle should be part of the country’s […]

May 14th, 2015accomplishments, Aquino, SONAsunnex 0 Comments

PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III said that he would cite the achievements of his administration when he delivers his last State of the Nation Address (Sona) in July. “Ilalabas natin sa Sona ‘yan pero subukan kong magbigay ng examples,” Aquino said in an interview by Bombo Radyo aired Thursday when asked of the accomplishments of his […]

July 28th, 2014SONAsunnex 0 Comments

BELOW are highlights of President Benigno Aquino III’s State of the Nation Address (Sona) delivered at the Batasang Pambansa on Monday, July 28, 2014.   Aquino concludes Sona He ended his Sona at 5:34 p.m. The session was adjourned two minutes after. Aquino’s Sona this year received 86 applauses. Appeal to Bosses Aquino appealed to […]

July 28th, 2014SONAsunnex 0 Comments

Some netizens were convinced of the President’s speech while some were indifferent. Using #PNoySona2014, here are some of the mixed reactions shared on sunstar.com.ph’s scribble live discussion. Read more

July 28th, 2014News, SONAsunnex 0 Comments

MANILA (Updated) — Faced with impeachment complaints and sliding popularity ratings, President Benigno Aquino III turned emotional in his State of the Nation Address (Sona) on Monday before members of Congress. Aquino said he’s already contented that if the time comes for him to go, there will be those who will continue the reforms he […]

July 28th, 2014SONAsunnex 0 Comments

Sun.Star conducted a live discussion right after President Benigno Aquino’s Sona, his fifth since he assumed office in 2010. Sun.Star Cebu Special Pages and Features’ Managing Editor Cherry Ann Lim and Sun.Star Bisdak Editor Rolando Morallo anchored the discussion. Watch the replay.

July 28th, 2014News, SONAsunnex 0 Comments

(Video by Third Anne Peralta/Sunnex) OVER 2,000 militant protesters marched on Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City on Monday morning, hours ahead of the fifth State of the Nation Address (Sona) of President Benigno Aquino III, a police spokesperson said. Quezon City Police District (QCPD) spokesperson Maricar Taqueban said the estimated crowd as of 12 noon […]

July 28th, 2014Aquinos, News, SONAsunnex 0 Comments

MANILA — Faced with impeachment complaints and sliding popularity ratings, President Benigno Aquino III turned emotional in his State of the Nation Address (Sona) on Monday before members of Congress. Aquino said he’s already contented that if the time comes for him to go, there will be those who will continue the reforms he have […]

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