Front Pages 2011

Front Pages 2011: P-Noy’s First Year in Office

Front Pages 2011: P-Noy's First Year in Office

Front pages of Bulletin, Inquirer, and Star, July 1

June 30, 2011. President Benigno Aquino III marked his first year in office at the PhilSports Arena in Pasig City, during the launch of the “Pilipinas Natin (Our Philippines)” campaign, his medium-term development plan. [Read P-Noy’s speech in English | Filipino]

[Headline stories: Philippine Daily Inquirer | Philippine Star]

During the day, Aquino announced that he has approved the P1.8-trillion national budget for 2012 and was ready for submission to Congress. In addition, Aquino signed into law Republic Act 10153, postponing this year’s ARMM elections, and synchronizing it to the 2013 local elections.

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Front Pages 2011 is Pinoy Index’s way of looking back at notable events of 2011, as presented on the front page of the three leading broadsheet newspapers in the country: the Manila Bulletin, the Philippine Daily Inquirer, and the Philippine Star.

Images of newspaper front pages featured in this post are retrieved from the Bulletin e-paper site at Pressmart.com, the Inquirer e-paper site at PressDisplay.com, and the Philippine Star archives.

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