Today on Rappler:
President Rodrigo Duterte certifies as urgent the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law. President Rodrigo Duterte voices an interest in the vote recount for the 2016 vice presidential race. The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board says it was 'not informed' that ride-hailing company Grab is charging passengers minimum fares. The Commission on Audit says 5 government corporate lawyers in the Office of the Government Corporate Counsel directly received allowances from their state clients, which were all untaxed and exceeded the allowable amount. United States President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agree that it is 'imperative' to completely dismantle North Korea's nuclear weapons and ballistic missile program.