In honor of the 79th Anniversary of the Social Security Act, Carolyn W. Colvin, Acting Commissioner of Social Security Administration, invites everyone to celebrate the first National my Social Security Week. From August 17 through 23, 2014, Social Security will host numerous events to highlight the many benefits of a my Social Security account, a personalized onlineMore >
By Macon Araneta
FilAm Star Correspondent
The Philippine Supreme Court (SC) recently declared constitutional the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA), signed during the state visit of U.S. President Barack Obama in 2014, which will allow the US rotational presence in the country.
The EDCA, which has an initial term of 10 years, was signed in time for the state visit of Obama on April 28 last year as part of his four-nation Asian tour. This would allow the U.S. to rotate its troops, store equipment and operate facilities in Philippine bases.
Sen. Bongbong Marcos expressed his frustrations over the government’s negligence to Filipino inventors as he urged support to inventors of the internationally-acclaimed salt-powered lamp.
Senator Sonny Angara recently urged authorities to look into the alleged overcharging by airport taxis at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA).
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