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English Publication Date: Thursday, March 24, 2016 Source: PhilStar
To the question, “Who came out the best during the presidential debate last March 20, 2016?” 39 percent of respondents who watched the debate chose Poe, an independent candidate.
English Publication Date: Sunday, March 20, 2016 Source: CNN
Contrary to the first debate which had advertisements taking about a third of the airtime of the event, organizers said the second debate would have less commercial load — this would allow candidates to have more time to expound on their platforms...
English Publication Date: Sunday, March 20, 2016 Source: Manila Bulletin
A delay going past an hour-and-a-half mark irked netizens and viewers who were eagerly waiting for the start of the second round of the PiliPinas Debates 2016 on Sunday (March 20, 2016).
English Publication Date: Sunday, March 20, 2016 Source: Yahoo News
A Philippine presidential debate erupted into heated exchanges Sunday over allegations of corruption, a lack of patriotism and incompetence hurled against the leading candidates in a tight race to lead their poor and divided nation.
English Publication Date: Sunday, March 13, 2016 Source: Rappler
Presidential candidates will square off again in the second round of presidential debates on Sunday, March 20, at the University of the Philippines (UP) Cebu.
English Publication Date: Saturday, March 12, 2016 Source: PhilStar
The next round of the presidential debate – to be held on March 20 in Cebu – will be one hour longer than the previous one.
English Publication Date: Sunday, March 6, 2016 Source: The Standard
TV5 together will host this second presidential debate on March 20 at the Performing Arts Hall of the University of the Philippines campus in Cebu City.
English Publication Date: Tuesday, March 1, 2016 Source: Rappler
We mean no disrespect to our colleagues, but it is time to go beyond vested corporate interests
English Publication Date: Sunday, February 28, 2016 Source: Sun Star
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) assured the public on Sunday that the next presidential debate that will be held on March 20 will be better than the one.
English Publication Date: Saturday, February 27, 2016 Source: Manila Times
OPPOSITION party United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) urged Saturday the Commission on Elections (Comelec) and organizers of “Pilipinas Debates” to make the next scheduled pre-election debates be formatted for deaf and hard-of-hearing Filipinos.