Statements

18 February 2011 – The Makati Business Club wishes to publicly declare our support for the reappointment of Amando M. Tetangco for a second term as Governor of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas beginning 1 July 2011.   Governor Tetangco, a career central banker, began his first term as head of the BSP in July 2005. […]

16 February 2011 – The Makati Business Club welcomes with great relief the Supreme Court’s decision to dismiss the petition filed by Ombudsman Merceditas Gutierrez to have the two impeachment complaints currently lodged against her at the House of Representatives declared as unconstitutional.   It is unfortunate that the five-month suspension of the impeachment process allowed […]

04 February 2011 – The Makati Business Club commends former COA auditor Heidi Mendoza and retired AFP budget officer Lieutenant Colonel George Rabusa for their courageous testimonies about the past systematic misappropriation of AFP funds perpetrated it appears by several high-ranking military officials, particularly it seems by former military comptroller General Carlos Garcia. Their decision […]