Saying the local people needs someone who will truly represent them, the former managing director of the defunct Marianas Visitors Bureau, Anicia Q. Tomokane, vowed Saturday to deliver the basic needs of the community.
A proposal to reduce tuition costs at the Northern Marianas College should be carefully studied as it might "jeopardize" operations of the island's sole higher learning institution, Gov. Pedro P. Tenorio said yesterday.
Denying charges of harassment and union-busting, Dai-Ichi Hotel said yesterday it would "vigorously defend" itself against the lawsuit filed by the National Labor Relations Board in the US District Court on Saipan.
Now that it has heard requests for higher spending level from several departments and agencies, the powerful House Ways and Means Committee is expected to draw up a final budget proposal which will oil government operations for FY 2000.