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                    [ArticleID] => 1550265
                    [Title] => PSC addressing COA issue
                    [Summary] => 

Philippine Sports Commission is not too worried over a recent report stating that the government sports agency has over P138 million in unliquidated funds with the Commission on Audit.

[DatePublished] => 2016-02-05 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804774 [AuthorName] => Abac Cordero [SectionName] => Sports [SectionUrl] => sports [URL] => ) [1] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1549839 [Title] => Dismissed NPO execs tasked to handle ballot printing for May polls [Summary] =>

A document showed that six officials of the National Printing Office (NPO) that were ordered dismissed from the service were assigned last December to handle printing of election ballots for the upcoming national polls.

[DatePublished] => 2016-02-04 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [2] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1547127 [Title] => Secret musing [Summary] =>

While I was sipping coffee in a midtown shop, a gentleman, apparently young in years, approached and asked me why my last column appeared to pontificate at our top government leaders.

[DatePublished] => 2016-01-27 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 135054 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1096513 [AuthorName] => Aven Piramide [SectionName] => Freeman Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) [3] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1545478 [Title] => People's outrage on the SSS officials' excessive pay? [Summary] =>

The whole nation is angered by the news about the SSS executives' outrageous salaries, perks, and bonuses.

[DatePublished] => 2016-01-22 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 136164 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1148714 [AuthorName] => Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez [SectionName] => Freeman Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) [4] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1544258 [Title] => No moral authority [Summary] =>

If only SSS management had some moral authority, it should be easy to understand why P-Noy had to veto that proposal to increase SSS pensions.

[DatePublished] => 2016-01-19 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133182 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804837 [AuthorName] => Boo Chanco [SectionName] => Business [SectionUrl] => business [URL] => ) [5] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1542494 [Title] => Kerry: Iran nuke deal likely implemented in 'coming days' [Summary] =>

Secretary of State John Kerry says that Iran will likely be in compliance with a landmark nuclear deal within days, and other officials say it could be as early as this weekend.

[DatePublished] => 2016-01-13 16:38:46 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1509961 [AuthorName] => Matthew Lee [SectionName] => World [SectionUrl] => world [URL] => ) [6] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1542362 [Title] => COA wants DA, NFA execs sanctioned for wasted palay seeds [Summary] =>

The Commission on Audit wants officials of the Department of Agriculture and National Food Authority to be sanctioned for the P83.712-million losses from the improper storage of certified palay seeds last year.

[DatePublished] => 2016-01-13 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1097363 [AuthorName] => Michael Punongbayan [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [7] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1542385 [Title] => EDITORIAL - Comelec feud [Summary] =>

All the commissioners faced the media the other day to declare that “all’s well that ends well” at the Commission on Elections. Only time and subsequent developments at the Comelec will erase suspicions that this is not the case.

[DatePublished] => 2016-01-13 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/opinion/20160114/startoon.jpg ) [8] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1539790 [Title] => EDITORIAL - From child porn to child-friendly [Summary] =>

Try searching Cordova on the Internet and chances are many of the items that pop up about the small town in Mactan will be about child pornography and cyber sex.

[DatePublished] => 2016-01-05 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Freeman Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-freeman/opinion/20160106/freetoon.jpg ) [9] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1537282 [Title] => COA hits DTI, PIA over P4-M phone bills [Summary] =>

The Commission on Audit (COA) has frowned on P4.674 million in mobile phone expenses incurred by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and Philippine Information Agency (PIA) in 2014, describing it as an “excessive expenditure of government funds.”

[DatePublished] => 2015-12-28 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1097363 [AuthorName] => Michael Punongbayan [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) ) )
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