P51B case vs Marcoses junked

The Supreme Court yesterday, June 19, 2018, denied a motion by the Presidential Commission on Good Government (PCGG) which sought to seize P51 billion from the estate of the late President Ferdinand Marcos and others who allegedly enriched themselves during his administration. In the 28-page decision penned by Associate Justice Noel Tijam, the SC First Division…

The Old Nayong Pilipino

The organization that ran the theme park in Pasay, the Nayong Pilipino Foundation was established through Presidential Decree 37 which was issued by then-President Ferdinand Marcos on November 6, 1972. The theme park itself, besides the Manila International Airport was opened in 1970. The theme park proper covered an area of 22.3 hectares while the…

Inauguration of Philippine Heart Center

Ang pahayag ni Dating Pangulong Marcos sa inagurasyon ng Philippine Heart Center for Asia noong Pebredo 14, 1975 sa araw mismo ng mga puso. “Ako’y nagitla, nabibigla tuwing gumalaw ang Unang Ginang, sapagkat noong kami nagkaisang dibdib, ang kabilin-bilinan ko lang sa kanya – alagaan mo ang aking puso. At ngayon tingnan mo ang ginawa,…

Former President Ferdinand Marcos stole billions of dollars?

Former President Ferdinand Marcos stole billions of dollars?   The accusers of former President Ferdinand Marcos blatantly say that he stole billions of dollars from the government. The Philippines during that era couldn’t even generate such huge amount of funds considering the cost of all the projects on operations. In the 20 years of President…