[In the news] Business files petition before Supreme Court questioning anti-cybercrime law | Sun.Star

Business files petition before Supreme Court questioning anti-cybercrime law | Sun.Star. September 25, 2012 MANILA – A businessman has asked the Supreme Court (SC) to stop government agencies from carrying out some provisions of the controversial Cybercrime Prevention Act, which critics fear may infringe freedom of expression because of its provision on online libel. Louis…

[In the news] President Noynoy Aquino accused of breaking promise to environmental groups | Sun.Star

President Noynoy Aquino accused of breaking promise to environmental groups | Sun.Star. April 22, 2012 MANILA — Weak enforcement of environmental laws and endorsement of polluting fossil fuels as additional energy source mark the first two years of President Benigno Aquino III, an environmental group said on Sunday. Greenpeace, which released the statement in time…

[In the news] Green Caravan set in Mindanao, Philippines | Sun.Star

Green Caravan set in Mindanao, Philippines | Sun.Star. Friday, April 13, 2012 A MINDANAO-BASED environmental advocacy group will spearhead a “Green Caravan” on April 17 to 19. EarthSoul Solutions Inc. is organizing the event in partnership with the Department of Agriculture, Department of Agrarian Reform and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources in support…