A Work In Progress: Comparison of 2011 Index of Economic Freedom World Rank, Form of Government and Internal Governance System. Economic Freedom of All Parliamentary Countries Comment: Economic Freedom is spread out. Economic Freedom of All Federal Countries Comment: Economic Freedom is spread out. Economic of All Federal Parliamentary Countries Comment: Economic Freedom is spread […]

It has been more than a year since I started blogging. Like any other endeavor in my life – blogging has a purpose. In my case, what started as a trivial stab at the pinoy cultural dysfunction, on my free time has taken me on a journey that took a hard look at the news, […]

The Philippine government relaunched it’s National Renewal Energy Program  – to solve the power shortage, supposedly. Philstar reported that: MANILA, Philippines (Xinhua) – President Benigno S. Aquino III formally launched today the National Renewable Energy Program (NREP) that is expected to solve power shortage especially in rural areas. The NREP contains a framework for action, […]

China China to neighbors: Stop oil search in Spratlys – (As of 6/9/2011) MANILA, Philippines—(UPDATE) China warned Asian neighbors Thursday to stop searching for oil near the disputed Spratly Islands and vowed to assert its sovereignty over the potentially petroleum-rich territory in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea) despite rival claims. China and the […]

China China to neighbors: Stop oil search in Spratlys – (As of 6/9/2011) MANILA, Philippines—(UPDATE) China warned Asian neighbors Thursday to stop searching for oil near the disputed Spratly Islands and vowed to assert its sovereignty over the potentially petroleum-rich territory in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea) despite rival claims. China and the […]

WORK IN PROGRESS: Fish Kills in Taal Government to revitalize hard-hit fish industry MANILA, Philippines (Xinhua) – The government will assist fish pen owners by providing them milkfish (bangus) fingerlings in a bid to revitalize the hard-hit fish industry in the provinces of Batangas and Pangasinan, a senior government official said today. Presidential spokesperson Edwin […]

After having a career outside my college degree, I often forget that in preparation for Med School, I took up the natural sciences  –  and that by training and education, I am a biologist. And so after having wandered around the globe as investments promoter, network administrator, web designer, business planner, landscaper, chauffeur, waiter, dishwasher, […]