1 week Guevarra: Pinoy owner, crew seeks P12 million from China for sinking of fishing boat MB
The Filipino owner and crew of sunken fishing boat Gem-Vir 1 is seeking over P12 million in damages from China, Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said on Thursday (Sept. 17). Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra (TOTO LOZANO / PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO / FILE PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) “The total estimated civil damages would be something like a little more than P12 million,” said Guevarra during an interview over CNN Philippines. The secretary said Department of Justice (DOJ) prosecutors has already submitted the report on the amount after having visited the owner and crew of Gem-Vir 1. “We have submitted this estimate to the Department ... more