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Media and Society

Media and Society

Media entity full of trash-Duterte

DAVAO CITY, Philippines --- An irritated President Rodrigo Duterte described some media agency of the country as "full of trash" as he denied accusations...

Duterte nothing to do with SEC decision-Roque

DAVAO City, Philippines -- President Rodrigo Duterte did not peddle influence on the decision of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to revoke the...

SEC revokes license of Rappler.com

DAVAO CITY, Philippines --- The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) revoked the certificate of incorporation of a news agency Rappler.com for allegedly violating provision...

Malaya Publisher Amado “Jake” Macasaet passes away

DAVAO CITY, Philippines --- Veteran journalist and Malaya Newspaper publisher Amado "Jake" Macasaet died on Sunday, January 7. He was 81. The first day of...

Bill penalizing writers of “fake news” pending in Congress

NAGA CITY, Philippines --- Two Bills are pending in the House of Representatives which seek to penalize people behind the spread of "fake news". Bagong...

Uganda Court Releases Red Pepper Editors

Uganda-  The eight (8) Red Pepper editors and senior managers arrested in Uganda on November based on charges of libel, offensive communication and publication...

PH, Cambodia forge media cooperation pact

SIEM REAP, Cambodia -- The Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) and the Ministry of Information of the Kingdom of Cambodia signed here on Friday a...

WAN-IFRA, WEF Call Uganda President Museveni to allow press to carry out watchdog role

DAVAO CITY, Philippines --- The World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) and the World Editors Forum, which represent 18,000 publications, 15,000 online...

ASEAN, China ink media cooperation pact

SUZHOU, China -- The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) signed an agreement seeking to further enhance and create platforms for media exchanges and cooperation...

Only 3 major matters on Maguindanao massacre trial left for resolution

MANILA, Philippiines ---  Only three major matters have yet to be resolved in relation to the Maguindanao massacre case trial, the Supreme Court (SC) said...
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