Author Archives: MART D. SAMBALUD

2 months ago

Green group hits MGB for reversing DENR mining reforms

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Green group hits MGB for reversing DENR mining reforms

An environmental group expressed dismay on the decision of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau for reversing the mining reforms implemented by former environment secretary Gina Lopez, a day after Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte concluded his first year as the country’s chief executive.

2 months ago

Duterte: NPAs are revolutionaries with objectives unlike ISIS

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Duterte: NPAs are revolutionaries with objectives unlike ISIS

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has compared the New People’s Army, the armed-wing of the Communist Party of the Philippines, to that of the Islamic State, saying the former are revolutionaries with objectives unlike the latter that is “dedicated to the destruction of mankind.”