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IATF, Marina lauded for Covid-19 response

The Manila Times 30 Nov 2021
They are however bracing for the new Covid variant ... From a manning perspective, we are optimistic for a relative ease in conducting crew change, particularly in repatriation," ALMA Maritime Group Founding-member and Trustee lawyer Iris Baguilat said. Baguilat is also the president of Döhle Seafront Crewing (Manila) ... .

Negros intercepts 6 travelers from Mindanao

The Manila Times 28 Nov 2021
Six persons from Mindanao who attempted to enter Negros Occidental via Kabankalan City on Friday, November 26 may face charges from the provincial government, lawyer Rayfrando Diaz, provincial administrator, said on Sunday, November 28. Diaz told The Manila Times that he will discuss the matter with Gov.

Lawyer Fortun warns vs online scam using his name

The Philadelphia Inquirer 27 Nov 2021
MANILA, Philippines --- Lawyer Raymond Fortun is warning the public to beware of an online solicitation scam using his name ... "SCAM PO ITO ... .

On the genuine good the Filipino culture of 'malasakit' can do

The Manila Times 27 Nov 2021
But of course, her return to SBMA was only the beginning of an all-new challenge this Ateneo de Manila University-schooled lawyer has enviably managed to keep despite her storied and multi-awarded career ... If you see in Manila, hindi ganun ... I was here a year before I became a lawyer and was moved to the legal department.

Philippines opposes Nobel Prize winner Ressa going to Oslo

Korea Times 26 Nov 2021
Filipino journalist and Rappler CEO Maria Ressa, one of 2021 Nobel Peace Prize winners, reacts during an interview in Taguig City, Metro Manila, Philippines, Oct ... Philippine government lawyers have opposed Nobel Peace Prize winner Maria Ressa going to Oslo next month to collect ...

If elected senator, Diokno vows to push for science-based council to replace IATF

The Philadelphia Inquirer 24 Nov 2021
MANILA, Philippines --- Human rights lawyer Jose Manuel "Chel" Diokno promised on Wednesday that, if elected senator, he would push for a ...

From Filipino prisoner to US professor: Story of grit

Gulf News 23 Nov 2021
Narag has called upon lawyers and paralegal volunteers of the Philippines to do something about it ... Mealtime inside the Manila City Jail ... Become a lawyer, practice law, run for congress in my province, then maybe, eventually, run for president… But God has a different plan for me,” Narag recalls to Gulf News ... Lawyers paid per appearance.

Rights groups protest suspension of ICC probe into Philippines ‘war on drugs’

Arab News 21 Nov 2021
MANILA. Rights advocates and Philippine lawyers on Saturday protested the suspension of an International Criminal Court investigation into President Rodrigo Duterte’s deadly “war on drugs.” ... The National Union of People’s Lawyers, which represents families of those killed in the ...

12-year-old girl's marriage causes stir in Iraq

Manila Bulletin 21 Nov 2021
... to a lawyer for the girl’s mother, who opposes the union.

ICC suspends PH drug war probe, warned of Duterte ‘ruse’

The Philadelphia Inquirer 20 Nov 2021
MANILA, Philippines --- Human rights lawyers who accused President Rodrigo Duterte of committing crimes against humanity appealed on ...