Browsing Day 'July 25th, 2011'

The hunger rate in the country is down by five percent, or from 20.5 percent in March to 15.1 percent this June, President Benigno Aquino III said in his address to the nation Monday. Before a joint session of Congress, Aquino also said his anti “wang-wang” (car siren) policy has translated into a fight for […]

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CEBU CITY — Most Filipinos are satisfied with the performance of President Benigno Aquino III in his first year in Malacañang, according to an online survey conducted by www.sunstar.com.ph on Monday. Hours before the President delivered his second State of the Nation Address (Sona) Monday, Sun.Star asked its live chat audience the questions “Is Aquino […]

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July 25, 2011 marks the second State of the Nation Address of President Benigno S. Aquino III. He will be addressing the 15th Congress as it embarks on its Second Regular Session. There have been 71 State of the Nation Addresses (SONAs). This address will be the 72nd in history, and the 25th of the […]

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MANILA — President Benigno Aquino III’s second State of the Nation Address (Sona) lasted for nearly an hour, just like his predecessor Pampanga Representative Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo who skipped the event for the second time. President Aquino, who arrived at the plenary at exactly 4 p.m., consumed 53 minutes in delivering his speech written in Filipino […]

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