Debates Meeting

Comelec Chairman Andres D. Bautista, together with the KBP and GMA Network discussed the debate rules for the Pilipinas Presidential Debates in a meeting along with representatives of the candidates last February 5. The first debate for presidential aspirants will be hosted by GMA Network in Cagayan de Oro City on February 21, while the other debates are scheduled in Cebu City on March 20, hosted by TV5, and…

Calling for Entries for the 24th Golden Dove Awards

  The KBP is currently accepting entries for the 24th Golden Dove Awards! For over twenty years, the KBP has been recognizing individuals and institutions that have made significant contributions to the advancement of the broadcast industry. Your station, program or on-air personality could be the next winner of these prestigious awards. Entries for this year must be materials which aired from January 1 to…

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 20, 2016 at the COMELEC, representatives of presidential aspirants Jejomar…

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 elections. The agreement followed several months of discussions among the…