Kapihan: A Brew of Barangay and Geopolitics
Byline: Cerge M. Remonde
A GASOLINE price rollback of P1.00 per liter is still possible, given the continuing downtrends in the global price of oil.
Reduction in transport fare should follow suit, according to an LTFRB formula.
Meanwhile, government's highest priority is the billboard clean-up as of now. The responsible parties, both in and out of government, will be held to full account in due time.
Lately, North Korean brinkmanship has put the region and the rest of the world on edge, but it is not as bad as originally feared. Nevertheless, the interest of the 42,000 Filipinos in South Korea is closely monitored and amply protected.
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Publication information: Article title: Kapihan: A Brew of Barangay and Geopolitics. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: Manila Bulletin. Publication date: October 17, 2006. Page number: Not available. © 2009 Manila Bulletin Publishing Corp. COPYRIGHT 2006 Gale Group.
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