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Jejomar Binay

People speak and righting English good. So can you!

August 31, 2015

Trade Tripper by Jemy Gatdula (Business World) August 27, 2015   Probably it was inevitable. By which I mean the world turning into half mad, half insane lunatics. And this thought was precipitated because a friend was correcting her Business course students’ test answers. From a contract law question, this literary gem came out and […]

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Facts and theories

July 6, 2015

Social Climate By Mahar Mangahas (The Philippine Daily Inquirer) July 4, 2015   THAT Vice President Jejomar Binay’s public satisfaction rating rose from March to June this year, while at the same time he lost his customary lead in the people’s citations of deserving successors to President Noynoy Aquino, are two separate facts discovered by […]

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Binay and the blame game

July 3, 2015

Trade Tripper by Jemy Gatdula (Business World) July 2, 2015   Obviously, the biggest news last week was the United States Supreme Court decision in Obergefell. There’ll be time later to dissect the ruling that, as Justice Antonin Scalia rightly puts it, has all the intelligence of a fortune cookie. But this column would like […]

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Categories: Good Governance / Jejomar Binay / Jemy Gatdula / Opinion

The problem of Binay is hypocrisy

May 29, 2015

Trade Tripper by Jemy Gatdula (Business World) May 28, 2015   Let us take a look at the curious case of Jejomar Binay. Here is a man who all these years studiously maintained a respectful working relationship with the present administration, quietly but competently fulfilling every assignment (whether it be negotiating for imprisoned Filipinos abroad […]

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VP Binay backs easing foreign investment rule

May 4, 2014

WASHINGTON – Philippine Vice President Jejomar Binay, considered a frontrunner for the presidency in 2016, said on Thursday he favored relaxing constitutional restrictions on foreign investment to create jobs. Binay, who has been preparing a run for the past two years and has a strong following among poor Filipinos, was asked after a speech at […]

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Categories: Charter Change / Investment / Jejomar Binay / News / Uncategorized

Jojo Binay is the big winner

May 22, 2013

Demand and Supply by Boo Chanco (The Philippine Star) May 22, 2013   It would be easy for a P-Noy apologist to claim he was the big winner in the mid-term election. After all, the senatorial candidates he endorsed won 9 seats out of the 12 contested. But only one of those 9 is truly […]

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Binay says we need more discipline

July 30, 2012

Vice President Jojo Binay had a gem of an idea when he spoke before a group consisting mostly of economists last week. During the Q and A portion of his talk before the Foundation for Economic Freedom (FEF), Binay talked about the benefits of the ROTC in instilling discipline among our young people. No longer […]

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Categories: Boo Chanco / Jejomar Binay / Opinion / Property Rights

VP Binay Speaks to FEF Fellows

July 30, 2012

One timely project is the “Property Rights for Economic Progress Project (or PREP)”, which the FEF, together with the Asia Foundation and the United States Agency for International Development (or USAID) organized to create awareness among Local Government Units (LGUs) and to facilitate secure tenure to qualified beneficiaries through the existing residential Free Patent Act or Republic Act 10023.

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Agencies hasten titling under new law

February 23, 2012

STATE AGENCIES yesterday awarded land titles to previously undocumented residential lot owners in Metro Manila at no cost for the first time under a new scheme that promises to unleash the economic potential of such assets. Calixto V. Chikiamco, Foundation for Economic Freedom, Inc. (FEF) president, cites economic gains from the implementation of the Residential […]

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Categories: Calixto Chikiamco / DENR / Jejomar Binay / News / Property Rights

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