CCT eyed for subsidy of garments labor pay | BusinessMirror

Reference: Rosales, E. F. (2019, November 12). CCT eyed for subsidy of garments labor pay. BusinessMirror. Retrieved November 12, 2019 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/2019/11/12/cct-eyed-for-subsidy-of-garments-labor-pay/ CCT eyed for subsidy of garments labor pay By Elijah Felice Rosales – November 12, 2019 THE struggling garments industry is asking for a cut in the P109-billion conditional cash transfer (CCT) budget … Continue reading

After 18 years, Epira failed to give PHL energy security | BusinessMirror

Reference: Ofreneo, R. E. (2019, May 02). After 18 years, Epira failed to give PHL energy security. BusinessMirror. Retrieved May 28, 2019 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/2019/05/02/after-18-years-epira-failed-to-give-phl-energy-security After 18 years, Epira failed to give PHL energy security By Rene E. Ofreneo – May 2, 2019 After hearing for four grueling hours the testimonies of industry power players and … Continue reading

‘Murang kuryente’ bill OK’d on 3rd reading | BusinessMirror

Reference: de la Cruz, J. M. (2019, February 6). ‘Murang kuryente’ bill OK’d on 3rd reading. BusinessMirror. Retrieved February 6, 2019 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/2019/02/06/murang-kuryente-bill-okd-on-3rd-reading/ ‘Murang kuryente’ bill OK’d on 3rd reading By Jovee Marie de la Cruz – February 6, 2019 THE House of Representatives has approved on third and final reading a measure seeking to reduce … Continue reading

House vows expeditious resolution of impeach raps vs 7 SC justices | BusinessMirror

Reference: Dela Cruz, J. (2018, August 27). House vows expeditious resolution of impeach raps vs 7 SC justices. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/house-vows-expeditious-resolution-of-impeach-raps-vs-7-sc-justices/ House vows expeditious resolution of impeach raps vs 7 SC justices By Jovee Marie De la Cruz August 27, 2018 The leadership of the House of Representatives on Monday assured the … Continue reading

House vows expeditious resolution of impeach raps vs 7 SC justices | BusinessMirror

Reference: Fernandez, B. (2018, August 27). Senate won’t do Cha-cha with House, says Lacson. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/senators-remain-divided-on-what-to-do-with-nfa/ House vows expeditious resolution of impeach raps vs 7 SC justices By Butch Fernandez August 27, 2018 Senate leaders are divided on calls to abolish the National Food Authority (NFA), amid raging controversies hounding the … Continue reading

House panel sets probe of rice supply, prices | BusinessMirror

Reference: De la Cruz, J. (2018,August 27). House panel sets probe of rice supply, prices. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/house-panel-sets-probe-of-rice-supply-prices/ House panel sets probe of rice supply, prices By Jovee Marie de la Cruz August 28, 2018 THE House Committee on Agriculture and Food will investigate the country’s rice problem amid mounting calls to … Continue reading

Maza quits as NAPC head | BusinessMirror

Reference: Nicolas, B. (2018, August 20). Maza quits as NAPC head. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 22, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/maza-quits-as-napc-head/ Maza quits as NAPC head By Bernadette D. Nicolas August 20, 2018 NATIONAL Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) Lead Convener and Secretary Liza Maza announced on Monday her resignation from her Palace post, citing, among others, President Duterte’s decision to cancel … Continue reading

With inflation, TRAIN suspension still eyed | BusinessMirror

Reference: De La Cruz, J. (2018, August 16). With inflation, TRAIN suspension still eyed. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 22, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/with-inflation-train-suspension-still-eyed/ With inflation, TRAIN suspension still eyed By Butch Fernandez August 16, 2018 Senator Sherwin T. Gatchalian, concluding an initial inquiry on the inflationary effects of the administration’s Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion, indicated on Thursday that … Continue reading

Rice tariff bill hurdles 3rd and final reading | BusinessMirror

Reference: dela Cruz, J. (2018, August 14). Rice tariff bill hurdles 3rd and final reading. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 15, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/2018/08/14/rice-tariff-bill-hurdles-3rd-and-final-reading/ Rice tariff bill hurdles 3rd and final reading By Jovie Marie dela Cruz on August 14, 2018 THE House of Representatives on Tuesday endorsed for Senate approval House Bill (HB) 7735, or the … Continue reading

Senators await House move vs cash-based budget, halt hearings | BusinessMirror

Reference: Business Mirror (2018, August 13). Senators await House move vs cash-based budget, halt hearings. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 15, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/senators-await-house-move-vs-cash-based-budget-halt-hearings/ Senators await House move vs cash-based budget, halt hearings By Business Mirror on August 13, 2018 SENATORS, meeting in an unscheduled caucus on Monday, opted to adopt the House move suspending consideration of the Palace-proposed … Continue reading

DOF: Federalism to lead to P1.2-T deficit in 1st year | BusinessMirror

Reference: Cu, R. (2018, August 13). DOF: Federalism to lead to P1.2-T deficit in 1st year. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 15, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/dof-federalism-to-lead-to-p1-2-t-deficit-in-1st-year/ DOF: Federalism to lead to P1.2-T deficit in 1st year By Rea Cu on August 13, 2018 THE shift to a federal form of government may lead to a deficit in the first … Continue reading

House panel, NBI open parallel probes into P6.8-billion shabu smuggling | BusinessMirror

Reference: dela Cruz, J., San Juan, J. (2018, August 13). House panel, NBI open parallel probes into P6.8-billion shabu smuggling. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 15, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/house-panel-nbi-open-parallel-probes-into-p6-8-billion-shabu-smuggling/ House panel, NBI open parallel probes into P6.8-billion shabu smuggling By Jovee Marie N. dela Cruz  and Joel R. San Juan on August 13, 2018 THE House Committee on … Continue reading

GMA: No committee hearings on Cha-cha; leave that to Con-Ass | BusinessMirror

Reference: Dela Cruz, J. (2018, August 7). GMA: No committee hearings on Cha-cha; leave that to Con-Ass. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 8, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/gma-no-committee-hearings-on-cha-cha-leave-that-to-con-ass/ GMA: No committee hearings on Cha-cha; leave that to Con-Ass By Jovee Marie Dela Cruz on August 7, 2018 Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo on Tuesday directed lawmakers to discuss all proposed amendments to … Continue reading

House panel endorses ‘Trabaho’ tax package | BusinessMirror

Reference: Dela Cruz, J. (2018, August 7). House panel endorses ‘Trabaho’ tax package. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 8, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/house-panel-endorses-trabaho-tax-package/ House panel endorses ‘Trabaho’ tax package By Jovee Marie Dela Cruz on August 7, 2018 THE House Committee on Ways and Means on Tuesday endorsed for plenary approval the second package of the Duterte administration’s Comprehensive Tax Reform … Continue reading

House okays rice tariff bill on second reading | BusinessMirror

Reference: Dela Cruz, J. (2018, August 7). House okays rice tariff bill on second reading. BusinessMirror. Retrieved August 8, 2018 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/house-okays-rice-tariff-bill-on-second-reading/ House okays rice tariff bill on second reading By Jovee Marie De la Cruz on August 7, 2018 THE House of Representatives on Tuesday approved on second reading House Bill (HB) 7735, or the proposed … Continue reading

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