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Insuring your future
by Cito Beltran - November 13, 2019 - 12:00am
When Filipinos talk about insurance chances are the first word associated with it would be “expensive”.
Attention: Secretary Mark Villar
by Cito Beltran - November 11, 2019 - 12:00am
Before people start cleaning up or contaminating the “Scene of the Crime,” no less than DPWH Secretary Mark Villar should immediately conduct a forensic examination of more than 1500 school buildings...
Foodie nightmare
by Cito Beltran - November 8, 2019 - 12:00am
In this day and age of mobile phones and selfies, it is already commonplace to see and read posts on Facebook about good places that serve great food with selfie walls to boot.
Don’t press - don’t squeeze
by Cito Beltran - November 6, 2019 - 12:00am
As an experienced air traveller, I have grown accustomed to the necessities and realities of security checks especially in our local airports.
Reconstruction: Evolution or revolution
by Cito Beltran - November 4, 2019 - 12:00am
“A cord of three strands is not quickly broken” – Ecclesiastes 4:12
Disruptor wang-wangs
by Cito Beltran - November 1, 2019 - 12:00am
When it comes to ambulances and emergency vehicles, the good news is that drivers in Metro Manila are slowly but surely learning to stop or get out of the way of such vehicles or voluntarily gives way.
Qualified theft by Congress and gov’t?
by Cito Beltran - October 30, 2019 - 12:00am
Albay Congressman Joey Salceda is determined to pass a bill that will increase Road Users Tax by 300 percent on all vehicles, from tricycles, private cars, and commercial vehicles.
Multi-industry crisis
by Cito Beltran - October 28, 2019 - 12:00am
If there’s a song that comes with a very practical lesson, one would be “The Gambler” made famous by Kenny Rogers the singer and not the chicken place.
Shame and scandal in the family
by Cito Beltran - October 25, 2019 - 12:00am
If you grew up in the ’60s chances are you’ve heard if not memorized the Harry Belafonte classic called “Shame and Scandal in the family”.
Meds through government
by Cito Beltran - October 23, 2019 - 12:00am
Officials at the Department of Health have been pushing for a second round of price reductions on medicines pointing out that retail prices are still high for branded medicines and that even generic medicines are...
The 11th commandment
by Cito Beltran - October 21, 2019 - 12:00am
In case you don’t know what the 11th commandment is: “Thou Shall Not Push Thy Luck.” I cite it today because there seems to be a mindset nowadays among people in government to try push for things...
Disconnected
by Cito Beltran - October 18, 2019 - 12:00am
For some time now I have been trying to figure out why government officials and agencies can’t seem to connect to the public or get their messages or campaigns across.
Populist but uninformed
by Cito Beltran - October 16, 2019 - 12:00am
It did not take long for some people to pick up on the complaints from motorists on SLEX demanding for discounts or removal of toll fees until the construction-related traffic is normalized.
The real ride
by Cito Beltran - October 14, 2019 - 12:00am
“RIDE FOR LIFE” is what an interesting bunch of motorcycle riders call it.
‘SLEX traffic’ explained
by Cito Beltran - October 11, 2019 - 12:00am
After hearing so much lamentation about the unusual traffic and travel time on SLEX northbound due to the Skyway Extension project, we invited Manny Bonoan of SLEX to come on the show AGENDA to explain what exactly...
Feeling rich?
by Cito Beltran - October 9, 2019 - 12:00am
The AFP recently revealed that the Philippine Air Force has put in an order for two brand new luxury series business jets one of which cost a whopping $36,999,916 or close to P2 billion. Identified as the Gulfstream...
Talk is cheap
by Cito Beltran - October 7, 2019 - 12:00am
Some people have started to dismiss the proposal of San Miguel Corp. CEO Ramon Ang to build a 10 lane overhead expressway on top of EDSA built out of steel for speed and economy.
Relieved but never removed
by Cito Beltran - October 4, 2019 - 12:00am
It comes as no surprise to hear allegations that officials in the Philippine National Police intervene to protect fellow officers and men facing disciplinary action or dismissal.
Magic potions and medicine men
by Cito Beltran - October 2, 2019 - 12:00am
The Department of Health recently announced a radical price cut of 50% or more on 124 kinds of medicines, as well as certain procedures related to renal disease and cancer treatments.
Painful necessary lesson
by Cito Beltran - September 30, 2019 - 12:00am
The mini crisis being experienced by motorists and commuters due to the Skyway expansion project at the Alabang Viaduct is a very painful but necessary lesson for both national and local governments to be mindful...
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