WORM’S EYE VIEW: What I like about Binay

BY ROMMEL YNION ASPHYXIATED by the vice-like grip of the holier-than-thou P-Noy administration, I am just a modern-day Filipino who yearns to be free again....

RURAL UPDATE: Banking correspondent arrangement

BY JOHNNY NOVERA WE were amazed by the speed by which Congress approved the amendment to Republic Act No. 7721, the “Act Liberalizing the Entry and Scope of Operations of Foreign Banks...

PEOPLE POWWOW: 40 years of ‘lawyering’ for overseas Filipino seamen

By HERBERT VEGO WHY has this column repeatedly played up labor cases handled by the Free Legal Assistance for Seafarers (FLAS) under maritime lawyer Pedro...

WORM’S EYE VIEW: Mr. Labada

BY ROMMEL YNION NO, we are not yakking about Injap Sia’s laundry shop but about a money-laundering haven simply called Iloilo City. It’s pretty obvious,...

ACCENTS: Imagine…the world will live as one

BY JULIA CARREON-LAGOC I ALWAYS like to listen to John Lennon’s “Imagine” whenever, wherever, howsoever it is sung. And thanks to YouTube, I got my...

PEOPLE POWWOW: MIWD chair optimistic but…

By HERBERT VEGO OUR good friend Dr. Danilo Encarnacion, chairman of the board of the Metro Iloilo Water District (MIWD), waxed optimistic the other day...

WORM’S EYE VIEW: Nothing to fear but fear itself

BY ROMMEL YNION TO protect us from the unknown, nature has endowed us with fear which has been either our friend or foe, depending on...

PEOPLE POWWOW: More on the most expensive swimming pool

By HERBERT VEGO YOU must have noted that in his fifth State of the Nation Address (SONA) the other day, President Benigno Simeon Aquino III...

WORM’S EYE VIEW: I am Iloilo

BY ROMMEL YNION JUXTAPOSED together, “am” and “vision” equate to “ambition”. Quite tricky, isn’t it? Actually, it is just what it is. Words are like...

FAITH, HOPE, CHARITY: The other side of food security

BY IKE SEÑERES MORE often than not, we tend to define food security in terms of quantity and not in terms of quality. That is the...

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