The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has doubled down on its decision to shut down Maria Ressa’s news site, Rappler, for violating the constitutional ban on media foreign ownership. Proudly arrogant: Rappler defends report on ‘stolen’ MOA globe despite rebuke from media group Rappler’s abogado Francis Lim said in a virtual press conference Monday (November […]
President Rodrigo Duterte has openly declared what has been an open secret in local business circle for decades: PLDT-Smart is controlled by Indonesia’s Salim group.
Online news website Rappler on Monday filed a petition before the Court of Appeals seeking to stop the implemetation of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) decision revoking the certificate of incorporation of Rappler Inc. and Rappler Holdings Corp. (RHC) allegedly for violating the Constitution and foreign equity restrictions in mass media. In a 70-page […]
The fight against fake news just got a $100 million investment.
The billionaire co-founder of e-Commerce company eBay, Pierre Omidyar, is donating Sh52 million to give 6,000 poor Kenyans a guaranteed
Ebay founder Pierre Omidyar became an instant multi-billionaire when eBay went public in September 1998. Almost as soon