ERC Commissioners Asked to Resign

President Rodrigo Duterte has demanded the resignation of commissioners of the Energy Regulatory Commission, which regulates the power industry. This comes after a top official committed suicide after facing pressure to approve anomalous contracts with bidders and consultants. The commission members rejected the president’s demand, and instead called for a dialogue to preserve the organization. Commissioners have fixed…

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