Yellow Pad By Zak Yuson PASSENGERS seen inside a jeep at Tandang Sora jeepney terminal. — PHILIPPINE STAR/ MICHAEL VARCAS There is an important lesson to be learned from countries such as South Korea and New Zealand that are...
YELLOW PAD By Arjay Mercado And Filomeno S. Sta. Ana III REUTERS The entire country, including the national government, paid attention to the call of 160 organizations representing healthcare professionals and workers. They...Read More
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Yellow Pad By VC Apostol and Laurence Go PHILIPPINE STAR/MIGUEL DE GUZMAN The current public health crisis brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted all aspects of society, particularly income and employment. The...Read More
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AER Mobile Numbers
With the threat of the Corona Virus Disease (COVID) 19 and the government’s decision to put Metro Manila in “community quarantine”, Action for Economic Reforms, Inc. will have irregular office hours from March 15 to April 14, 2020. To contact us, you may call the following alternative mobile numbers:
Globe – 0995-7166014
Smart – 0999-4892242
Keep safe everyone!