Posted by commiedyan on December 16, 2007
Malacañang ‘open house’ on Christmas Day
December 24 to January 2 next year are official special holidays, Malacañang loudmouth Ignacio Bunye, who recently cheated death in Kuwait, announced yesterday. Assuaging concerns on lost productivity however, the national government has also decided to make at least five regular holidays next year, probably including Lenten holy days, regular work days.
“We are not kowtowing to the Catholic Church, this is simply part of the president’s policy on holiday economics,” Bunye said. Holiday economics is premised on the belief that the tourism benefits of lumping weekends and holidays into contiguous periods, far outweigh the costs of adjustment in the production sectors. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted in breaking news, economics, Malacañang, politics | Tagged: agrarian reform, christmas, Eduardo Ermita, Enrique Razon, ignacio bunye, Malacañang, official Philippine holidays, Philippine power sector, prospero pichay, sumilao farmers | 1 Comment »
Posted by commiedyan on December 11, 2007
Now that the emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah, can no longer change his mind about saving Marilou Ranario from the noose, we can tell you the inside story of the crisis in Gloria Arroyo’s own mind. Something the emir whispered to her tested the woman’s determination to leave her legacy as a ‘tough’ leader and to have her place in the dustbin of history.
“I wan’t something in return. Our justice system requires that we hang someone else Read the rest of this entry »
Posted in foreign affairs, Malacañang | Tagged: garci tapes, gloria m. arroyo, ignacio bunye, kuwait, Malacañang, marilou ranario, miguel arroyo, ofws | 1 Comment »