News 13 senators file resolution urging NTC to reconsider ABS-CBN...

13 senators file resolution urging NTC to reconsider ABS-CBN shutdown order

-

Thirteen senators in the Philippines have filed a resolution urging the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) on Thursday to reconsider its decision to stop ABS-CBN’s TV and radio services.

In the resolution, it urge the NTC ‘to reconsider its cease and desist order against ABS-CBN Corporation and to allow the continuous operation of ABS-CBN Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates ABS-CBN Convergence Inc., Sky Cable Corporation, and AMCARA Broadcasting Network, Inc., pending the disposition of its franchise renewal.’

The resolution was filed by Senators Risa Hontiveros, Migz Zubiri, Franklin Drilon, Ralph Recto, Sonna Angara, Nancy Binay, Pia Cayetano, Win Gatchalian, Leila de Lima, Lito Lapid, Manny Pacquiao, Kiko Pangilinan, and Joel Villanueva.

Ryan Namia
Ryan Namia spends most of his days reading over drafts of new written content and determining which ones make the final cut for online and print publication. He received his Bachelor's degree in Journalism in 2015 and has been writing since 2016. Got a story to tell? Email him at eic@theglobalfilipinomagazine.com. Or follow his IG @rtnamia.

Latest news

10,000 sq. ft. Dubai villa sold for AED130 million or P2 billion

Alpago Properties, the real estate famous for developing high-end residential, commercial and hospitality projects, has just announced the most...

49 drug kingpins arrested in UAE with the help of 5 other countries

Lieutenant General His Highness Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior,...

Alira to perform at biggest Barrio Fiesta in Dubai

Emirati pop star Alira will be performing at Barrio Fiesta Dubai in December, organisers have confirmed.

UAE announces public holiday for 2023

Plan your holidays for next year! As early as now, the UAE Cabinet has announced the national...
- Advertisement -

From UAE pharmacist to becoming a pediatrician in New York

After starting his career as a pharmacist in the UAE, Dr. Ahmed Hussein reveals why St. George’s...

89% of parents agree the education system needs change to prepare the workforce of future

To be a better fit for the future and prepare the next workforce, 89% parents agree that...

Must read

OFWs in UAE hail Pres Duterte’s achievement ahead of his SONA on July 27

President Rodrigo Duterte has recently celebrated his...

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you