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KBP Radio Stations Asked to Simultaneously Air Presidential Debate

The Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP) yesterday (February 18, 2016) issued a circular to all its members for the simultaneous airing on radio stations nationwide of the presidential debate to be held in Cagayan de Oro City at the Capitol University on February 21, Sunday, from 5:00PM to 7:00PM. The debate is the […]

CANDIDATES AGREE TO PARTICIPATE IN COMELEC DEBATES

Representatives of candidates for president in the May 2016 elections, except for Mayor Rodrigo Duterte and Senator Miriam Santiago, confirmed that their candidates will be participating in the debates to be organized by the Commission on Elections (COMELEC), the KBP and the major television networks with their print media partners. In a meeting held January […]

COMELEC, KBP, NETWORKS SIGN AGREEMENT FOR 2016 DEBATES

The Commission on Elections (COMELEC),  Kapisanan ng mga Broadkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP) and the four major television networks – ABS-CBN, GMA, Nine Media (CNN Phhilippines), and TV5 – signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA), last January 13 to formalize the plans to organize public debates for the presidential and vice-presidential candidates for the May 2016 […]

COMELEC TAPS KBP FOR 2016 DEBATES

September 26, 2015 The Commission on Elections (COMELEC) is tapping the Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP) to help in organizing the debates for presidential and vice-presidential candidates in the 2016 elections. KBP Board Chairman Herman Z. Basbaño said the KBP will be helping the COMELEC in formulating the rules and policies for conducting […]