• Bongbong’s template for the presidency: FM

    by Tony Lopez Former Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Romualdez Marcos Jr. garnered an astonishing 31.8 million votes or 59% of 54 million votes cast for president on May 9, 2022, to score the largest landslide victory […]

  • Surveys say it’s game over for Leni; Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. is the 17th Philippine President on June 30, 2022

    By Antonio S. Lopez It’s game over for Vice President Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo’s presidential candidacy. All the major polls indicate former Senator Ferdinand Romualdez “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. will win the presidency on May 9, […]

  • Economic outlook worsens

    The global economic situation has turned for the worse.  The world’s economic growth will slow down this year.  This year, more people will be hungry or hungrier, and more will be poor and poorer still.  […]

  • Clear signs of recovery but Ukraine war clouds global trade, investment, commodities price outlook

    The BSP remains committed to its mandate of maintaining price and financial stability, and a safe, efficient, and inclusive payments and settlements system. Gov. Diokno By Governor Benjamin E. Diokno      Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas […]

  • The Ship of State has been masterfully steered

    By Finance Secretary Carlos G. Dominguez (Presented during the Philippine Economic Briefing (PEB) held at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) in Pasay City, April 5, 2022.) My fellow colleagues in the Cabinet led by […]

  • Irreversible

    By Antonio S. Lopez At this writing, April 1, 2022, it is one month and eight days before the May 9, 2022 presidential elections. Campaigning is allowed until May 7 only. That means just 30 […]

  • Impact on PH oil supply and price situation

    • Global oil supply remains exceptionally tight. The International Energy Agency reported that there is an “OPEC Plus” production shortage of around one million barrels-per day (bpd) at the beginning of the year, and despite […]

  • The military for BBM

    By Antonio S. Lopez A first in Philippine history, more than 123 ranking former officers of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, the Philippine National Police, and nearly all the country’s 14 living Medal of […]