Browsing Day 'December 27th, 2011'

PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III has ordered the release of funds to rehabilitate and restore Cagayan de Oro city’s water distribution systems which have been damaged by floods caused by Typhoon Sendong. On Monday, he ordered the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) to release P52.8 million to fix and repair damaged pipelines, including wells to […]

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MANILA (Updated) — President Benigno Aquino III has granted conditional pardon to William Robert Burton, a British national who was convicted in 1993 for attempting to transport 5.6 kilograms of marijuana through the country’s airport in December 1992. Aquino signed Burton’s conditional pardon last December 21, deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte said. Burton was required […]

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