Transportation Secretary Joseph Abaya hit the nail on the head. If taxicab operators are worried that mobile-phone-based competition like Uber are luring away their customers, the solution is for the taxicabs to level up to Uber, and not for Uber to dumb itself down.
Manny Pacquiao’s victory over previously undefeated American Chris Algieri showed just how much he still has to offer the boxing world.
Obama’s immigration action is estimated to also benefit some 300,000 undocumented Filipinos in the United States. According to data by the Commission on Filipinos Overseas, America remains the top destination of Filipinos going abroad; it hosts more than three million permanent Filipino migrants and 126,000 temporary workers.
Salaried workers were elated when Senate President Franklin Drilon announced last month that it could be a merrier Christmas for many of them this year. He said the Senate had planned to approve before yearend a bill allowing workers to take home bigger bonuses.
Here is the legal equivalent of the old philosophical question, about the tree falling in the forest without anyone within earshot: If justice is rendered 18 years and 8 months after the gruesome crime, is it still justice?