By the staff
Having a bad week? Just think about the public relations team of Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. after the “Last HOME Stand” charity event on Tuesday, when a series of activities between Gilas Pilipinas and a collection of NBA Stars was cancelled, angering fans who shelled out between P750 and P23,300 per ticket.
By Tetch Torres-Tupas
Sandiganbayan employees on Thursday staged a walkout and denounced the government’s move to increase tax deductions of court employees.
The Bureau of Internal Revenue on Thursday filed charges against seven Metro Manila companies and 13 individuals for allegedly evading the payment of about P390 million in taxes.
By Riza T. Olchondra
The Management Association of the Philippines (MAP) is asking the Department of Finance (DOF) to consider various proposals to lower or remove certain taxes on energy to help cut electricity costs for consumers even without amending Republic Act No. 9136, or the Electric Power Industry Reform Act (Epira).
By Conrado Banal
The Aquino (Part II) administration is simply blind to the enormous illicit trade (i.e. smuggling) of many imported items in this country, including farm produce, construction materials, gasoline and diesel, and even cigarettes and liquor.