18 August 2011 – Recent events—the resignation of Senator Juan Miguel Zubiri, the assumption to the Senate of Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III after winning his four-year-old electoral protest at the Senate Electoral Tribunal, the surfacing of former Commission on Elections provincial election supervisor Lintang Bedol and former Comelec commissioner Virgilio Garcillano—have brought electoral anomalies of […]

07 August 2011- The Makati Business Club has released the results of its second semester 2011 Executive Outlook Survey conducted from 19 July to 2 August 2011 and participated in by more than 10% of its members. The survey sought to capture MBC members’ economic outlook and opinion on issues concerning public governance. Asked whether […]

30 June 2011 – In order to make an objective assessment of the Aquino administration’s first year in office, we must begin with an appreciation of where we started off a year ago. Many of the urgent tasks that the new government had to immediately address had to do with repairing the damage and unraveling […]