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TOP STORIES – Saturday, 10 February 2024

TODAY’S TOP STORIES (from online and print media monitoring)

As of 4:00 p.m., Saturday, 10 February 2024

1. Marcos on Chinese New Year: Embrace spirited heart beat of dragon's realm' [ABS-CBN News, GMA News, Inquirer, Manila Bulletin, Manila Standard, Philstar, The Manila Times]

https://www.manilatimes.net/2024/02/10/news/marcos-on-chinese-new-year-embrace-spirited-heart-beat-of-dragons-realm/1931923

2. CHARTER CHANGE:

-House lauds PBBM’s Cha-cha support, Zubiri sees ‘PI’ dead

-House reps press Senate again to pass RBH 6 on Charter change soon

-Senate panel invites economic experts, business groups to Cha-cha hearing

[Daily Tribune, Manila Bulletin, People's Journal, People's Tonight, Remate, The Philippine STAR, Manila Standard]

https://manilastandard.net/news/314415047/house-lauds-pbbms-cha-cha-support-zubiri-sees-pi-dead.html

3. Marcos backs 3-year service proposal for IT, health care scholars [Daily Tribune, Manila Bulletin, Manila Standard, Philippine Daily Inquirer, The Manila Times]

https://www.manilatimes.net/2024/02/10/news/national/marcos-backs-3-year-service-proposal-for-it-health-care-scholars/1931875

4. Manila court orders cancellation of Teves’ passport

[ABS-CBN News, BusinessMirror, Inquirer, Manila Bulletin, Philstar, Rappler, GMA News]

https://www.gmanetwork.com/news/topstories/nation/897011/manila-court-orders-cancellation-of-teves-passport/story/

5. DAVAO DE ORO LANDSLIDE:

-27 bodies recovered from Davao De Oro landslide site

-Davao de Oro town landslide due to natural causes, says MGB exec

[GMA News, Inquirer, Philstar, Rappler, ABS-CBN News]

https://news.abs-cbn.com/news/2024/2/10/27-bodies-recovered-from-davao-de-oro-landslide-site-1424

6. Magnitude 5.9 earthquake strikes Agusan del Sur

[ABS-CBN News, GMA News, Inquirer, The Manila Times, Rappler]

https://www.rappler.com/nation/mindanao/earthquake-agusan-del-sur-february-10-2024/

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