Econ managers reject TRAIN suspension, Aquino on China, Malacanang on Kiss | Evening wRap

 

Today on Rappler:

The country's economic managers on Tuesday, June 5, rejected calls to suspend the implementation of the tax reform law. Former president Benigno Aquino III said China has violated its 2002 agreement with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). Ombudsman prosecutor Madonna Joy Ednaco Tanyag was allegedly killed by jeepney barker Angelito Avenido so that he could buy illegal drugs. Malacañang said that outrage over President Rodrigo Duterte's controversial kiss with a married overseas Filipina worker is unwarranted because the lady "was honored" by it. Tropical Depression Domeng is not expected to make landfall in the country, but state weather bureau PAGASA warned that it will still bring rain.