Expect faster applications for land development when the nation's fourteen municipal corporations also begin operating as municipal planning authorities.

But will this be the solution to the lengthy wait some potential land developers suffer in waiting for approvals which in some cases can threaten the financing they receive from banks and other financial institutions?

Juhel Browne reports.


Municipal Police officers are getting half of a uniform, and there's no clear cut system in place, for, disciplinary action to be taken against them.