Cito Beltran
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Who do we crucify?
by Cito Beltran - August 22, 2018 - 12:00am
Who do we crucify? Yes who do we crucify for the weekend aviation disaster at the NAIA? There is now great temptation to pin the fault on someone, but on whom?
The natives are restless
by Cito Beltran - August 20, 2018 - 12:00am
While President Rodrigo Duterte was making “senti” or expressing his exasperation with corruption, it turns out that his official family of cabinet members have started to get on each other’s nerves...
Tokhang for graft and corruption
by Cito Beltran - August 17, 2018 - 12:00am
Perhaps it is time that everyone stops placing unreasonable expectations on the MMDA to find a solution to the traffic or congestion on EDSA.
Saved by SLEX/AAP
by Cito Beltran - August 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Today the MMDA will implement the ban on provincial buses on EDSA and they will require said buses to terminate their trips at Valenzuela and presumably Alabang or Muntinlupa.
Double ban on EDSA?
by Cito Beltran - August 13, 2018 - 12:00am
On August 15 Wednesday there will be a Double Ban on EDSA.
Solution overdose
by Cito Beltran - August 10, 2018 - 12:00am
Officials at the MMDA and members of the Metro Manila Council are beginning to behave like addicts.
One wrong after another
by Cito Beltran - August 8, 2018 - 12:00am
"You do not correct one mistake by committing another mistake. ”
Jessica Soho: ‘Why naman?’
by Cito Beltran - August 6, 2018 - 12:00am
On August 15 my beloved mother Marita Salcedo Beltran would have turned 83 years of age, instead we will be observing her first death anniversary on September 12.
Invisible DPWH contractor
by Cito Beltran - August 3, 2018 - 12:00am
August is called the GHOST Month by many Chinese friends and a lot of them were hurrying to finish deals and projects because they consider the Ghost Month largely difficult if not “unlucky.”
UPCAT: Failure in many ways
by Cito Beltran - August 1, 2018 - 12:00am
If the UP Oblation represents Man’s naked aspiration for learning, the Philippine STAR’s front page photos of the mad scramble to enter UP was a clear evidence of how we as a nation especially our leaders...
Reorganizing the organization
by Cito Beltran - July 30, 2018 - 12:00am
After watching the changing of the Speaker of the House of Representatives (HOR), I was reminded of the fact that Congress has too much power, an ever growing list of legislative “priorities” and too...
TRAIN — TRAIN go away?
by Cito Beltran - July 27, 2018 - 12:00am
Many Filipinos, private citizens with tax arrears and estates to settle as well as foreign investors are all waiting at their respective “stations in life” waiting for TRAIN 2 to arrive.
Duterte robbed in Congress
by Cito Beltran - July 25, 2018 - 12:00am
I never thought I would see the day and write about how our tough guy President Rodrigo Duterte got “Held-up” at the House of Representatives. The bad part is that he got “Held-up” and then...
You alone — against the world
by Cito Beltran - July 23, 2018 - 12:00am
As far as Speaker Bebot Alvarez’s plans for No Elections in 2019 is concerned, it won’t be “You and Me Against the World” as in the song.
‘Deliver us from evil’
by Cito Beltran - July 20, 2018 - 12:00am
Once Congress goes back in session, some of our legislators may want to look into adding privileges for senior citizens and persons with disability particularly for parking fees.
Good news or bad news?
by Cito Beltran - July 18, 2018 - 12:00am
What do you want first: the good news or the bad news?
Using and abusing Bong Go
by Cito Beltran - July 16, 2018 - 12:00am
Proximity lends itself to power and influence and the one person who knows all about that is Special Assistant to the President - Secretary Christopher “Bong” Go.
Blood politics and death penalty
by Cito Beltran - July 13, 2018 - 12:00am
You know you have a problem when senators and mayors alike openly talk about their fear or concern of getting shot or assassinated.
Accomplishment required
by Cito Beltran - July 11, 2018 - 12:00am
Sometimes its nice to read readers’ feedbacks and sometimes you wonder. Just before checking into the Philippine Heart Center, I received four long emails from four men who all have had angiograms, angioplasty,...
Mayor — wanted: Dead or alive?
by Cito Beltran - July 9, 2018 - 12:00am
"There is no culture of impunity in the country.”
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