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Presidential bets vow to increase investments in education at KBP forum

Presidential bets vow to increase investments in education at KBP forum

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Presidential aspirants for this year’s elections vowed to allot more resources to the education sector, which was forced to shift to distance learning because of the pandemic. Five candidates for president attended the Panata sa Bayan forum organized by the Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP) last Friday namely Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso, labor leader Leodegario “Ka Leody” de Guzman, Sen. Panfilo "Ping" Lacson, Sen. Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao, and Vice President Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo. They laid out their platforms on a number of pressing issues, including those concerning the education sector.  Former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. skipped the event supposedly due to a conflict in his schedule. Domagoso said he would allocate more bu...
Be responsible reporters, media students told in a forum

Be responsible reporters, media students told in a forum

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CREDIBILITY is the currency of a good journalist. This was the message of seasoned radio presenters to media students from different universities during the fifth Podcast Convention (PodCon) held March 23 and 24 at the Thomas Aquinas Research Complex. Atty. Rudolph Jularbal, general counsel of the Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP), stressed that media practitioners must strive to be accurate and credible for it would help them succeed in their profession. "[Believe me,] once you lose the credibility, you’re not going to move on in the profession you have chosen. So always maintain that credibility through responsible journalism," Jularbal said. Media practitioners should be careful of what they broadcast as mass media is capable of influencing and affecting peo...