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Entries from December 2006

Statement on the CCPC resolution on Asean summit

December 8th, 2006 · 3 Comments

Malacañang distortion A Dec. 6 press release of Malacañang, apparently picked up from the government-run Philippines News Agency (PNA), did not present the true context of the resolution approved by the Cebu Citizens-Press Council last Dec. 5. One, the press release omitted a vital part of the resolution that qualifies the appeal. The following proviso in the […]

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Tags: CCPC Papers and Resolutions

Media, gov’t asked to strive for summit success

December 7th, 2006 · 2 Comments

The Cebu Citizens-Press Council, during its quarterly en banc meeting on Dec. 5, 2006 at the MBF Cebu Press Center, appealed for “greater sense of responsibility” on both sides, the press and government, for an excellent media coverage of the Asean summit and for its successful hosting.

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Standards on covering religious officials approved

December 6th, 2006 · No Comments

The Cebu Citizens-Press Council on Dec. 5, 2006 approved standards on covering priests and other religious officials. The standards address the confusion and disagreement on identifying members of the clergy accused of civil or criminal wrongdoing.

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Agenda for Dec. 5 quarterly meeting set

December 4th, 2006 · No Comments

CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL 5TH QUARTERLY MEETING EN BANC Dec. 5, 2006, MBF Cebu Press Center 11:45 a.m. Pambansang Awit 11:50 a.m. Invocation by Fr. Aloysius Cartagenas (CCPC treasurer) 11:55 a.m. Lunch 12:40 p.m. Welcome Remarks by Dr. Pureza Oate (CCPC president) Dr. Oate to say a few words about the CCPC

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Minutes of September 2006 meeting

December 4th, 2006 · No Comments

Cebu Citizens-Press Council Annual and 4th Quarterly Meeting September 21, 2006, MBF Cebu Press Center, Lahug, Cebu City CCPC Members Present Sabino Dapat (presiding officer), Atty. Jonathan Capanas, Fr. Aloysius Cartagenas, Mario King, Jose Rafael Ferreros, Mayette Tabada, Mia Embalzado, Edward Abad, Leo Lastimosa, Atty. Pachico A. Seares, Jerry Tundag, Eileen Mangubat, Anol N. Mongaya, […]

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