Inquirer Libre

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Inquirer Libre
The best things in life are Libre (gratis)
Inquirer Libre with G-Pass.jpg
The Inquirer Libre issue depicting the G-Pass by Globe
Type Weekday newspaper
Format Tabloid
Owner(s) Philippine Daily Inquirer, Inc.
Editor-in-chief Chito dela Vega
Founded November 19, 2001[1]
Political alignment Independent
Headquarters Makati City, Metro Manila, Philippines
Circulation Weekdays
Sister newspapers Philippine Daily Inquirer
Inquirer Compact
Inquirer Bandera

Inquirer Libre (Inquirer Free) is a free, bilingual (Filipino and English) tabloid published in the Philippines. It is published by the Philippine Daily Inquirer and is considered a trimmed-down version of the Philippine Daily Inquirer that is distributed on public transport. Established on November 19, 2001, it is Asia's second-oldest free newspaper,[1] and it is available in all stations of the LRT, MRT, and PNR, the Eva Macapagal Super Terminal at the Port of Manila's South Harbor, as well as selected branches of McDonald's.

Unlike other Philippine tabloids, Inquirer Libre seeks to provide commuters access to decent, useful and meaningful news and current events. The income generated from distributing Inquirer Libre comes from advertising.

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  1. ^ a b Ulanday, Abelardo S. (December 9, 2001). "'The best things in life are Libre'". Philippine Daily Inquirer. Retrieved August 14, 2014. 

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