CA upholds lower court decision favoring thermal paper supplier »

Court-of-Appeals-building The Court of Appeals upheld the decision of the Makati Regional Trial Court favoring the Australian firm TMA Group of companies over the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) in connection with a 25 year joint venture agreement for the supply of thermal paper to all lotto outlets in the country signed in 2009.

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Taruc ordered released after posting bail »

sandiganbayan The Sandiganbayan has already ordered the police to release from its custody one of the co-accused of former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo in plunder case regarding the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) scam to post P1 million for his temporary liberty.

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PCSO game used as ‘jueteng’ front »

bingo The operations of a numbers game sanctioned by the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) have become a front for the illegal numbers game “jueteng,” sources from the police and bet collectors told the Inquirer.

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Taruc pleads not guilty in PCSO plunder charge »

sandiganbayan A former official of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO), Jose Taruc V on Thursday pleaded before the Sandiganbayan not guilty on the crime of plunder.

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Arroyo bail denied anew »

sandiganbayan The Sandiganbayan on Thursday denied another bid of former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo to post bail on her plunder case for allegedly funnelling money from the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) confidential fund for over three years during her presidency.

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Liver patient needs P500,000 »

ponce Before she turned a year old in October, Avery Ponce underwent liver transplant in Taiwan.

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MetroBriefs »

A 26-YEAR-OLD sari-sari store owner in Muntinlupa City claimed the P155-million Grand Lotto prize Thursday—but luck had made him more fearful for his life and that of his family.

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PCSO gives lotto funds to help quake areas »

The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) has released the lotto shares of cities and municipalities in Bohol and Cebu to help in their earthquake-relief efforts.

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PCSO union goes to court over ‘uncharitable’ layoffs »

The labor union of the state-run Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) has asked a Pasay City court to stop the agency’s job rationalization scheme that recently led to the layoff of around 190 employees.

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