New NEA Law insulates electric cooperatives from local politics

  One of the common problems of electric cooperatives nationwide had been the interference of local politicians and government officials in their management a

Council for the Restoration of Filipino Values (CRFV) Press Release on National Anti-Corruption Day

ON SUPPORTING ANTI-CORRUPTION Before everybody celebrates Christmas 2012 (and every year thereafter), it is but timely that we join and support President Aqu

Isagani Yambot: legend

               As the journalism world bids farewell to Boholano Isagani Yambot, the National Press Club cannot let it pass without conferring its

Crossroads Of Change: A Media Challenge

Rationale and Philosophy Behind The Boracay Island Global Media Convention, Dec. 8-10, 2011 Media’s complexion is swiftly changing, broadly hastened by the

If you hate reporters, give them right to defend

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Sino ba ang kikilos para sa atin?

Mindoreños are often say that our province has been so far yet compare to other developed places in the country.  But the development is not just something to

What the Philippine Taipans Could Do: The Florentine Renaissance Model

Florence, Italy 5 August 2010 It's amazing how the Florence Renaissance was driven by trade. The trade was driven by guilds. The guilds were driven by compe

Elections, me and MTV

Long before MTV became a music channel, you already owned it. You were widely known in Mindoro as Judge Marciano T. Virola (a.k.a. MTV). I see you clearly with

The World Of Constant Change…

October 5, 2010 The Local Government administrations in two provinces of Mindoro strongly opposed mining investment  while it is undeniably clear that the

Bukas na Liham sa Sangguniang Panlalawigan ng Oriental Mindoro lalo na kina:

Kgg. FERDINAND THOMAS SOLLER Chairman Committee on Transportation Sangguniang Panlalawigan Kgg. ROBERT L. CONCEPCION Chairman Committee on Agricult


Bumabaha ang imported na agricultural products sa ating pamilihan katulad ng sibuyas, bawang, bigat at maging ng ilang uri ng gulay.  Umaangal ang mga magsasa

4.7 milyong pamilyang Pilipino ang sumasala na sa oras ng pagkain

Nakakabahala ang datus na inilabas ng GMA-Channel 7 tungkol sa mga Pilipinong sumasala na sa oras ng pagkain sanhi ng kahirapan.  Sa mga video footages na i

‘Adversarial media’

In the first two weeks of the new national administration, under President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III, we have seen and witnessed in the national media

‘Mix-mix’ happenings in Oriental Mindoro

We have sub-titled my last column with “You Can Never Let A Good Man Down,” because that, more or less, sums up my experience, and what I feel, until now on

‘You can never put a good man down’

Good day to all of you dear readers.  It’s been a very long time since this writer was called to do column writing.  Even when the time that I am publishing