Arroyo leads House contingent in Saudi Arabia investment mission » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2019, January 28). Arroyo leads House contingent in Saudi Arabia investment mission. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved January 29, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/01/28/arroyo-leads-house-contingent-in-saudi-arabia-investment-mission/ Arroyo leads House contingent in Saudi Arabia investment mission Published January 28, 2019, 5:14 PM By Ben Rosario Former President and now House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo led on Monday an investment … Continue reading

Cabinet members make final pitch for BOL | Philstar.com

Reference: Clapano, J. R. (2019, January 21). Cabinet members make final pitch for BOL. Philippine Star. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/01/21/1886771/cabinet-members-make-final-pitch-bol Cabinet members make final pitch for BOL Jose Rodel Clapano (The Philippine Star) – January 21, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Members of the Cabinet joined President Duterte in making a final pitch … Continue reading

BBL bill approved » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2018, May 31). BBL bill approved. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved May 31, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/05/30/bbl-bill-approved/ BBL bill approved Updated May 31, 2018, 8:11 AM By Ben Rosario The House Bill No. 6475 or the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law, a landmark measure expected to provide the key to a long-lasting peace in Mindanao, breezed … Continue reading

House panels endorse BBL for plenary approval | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, May 16). House panels endorse BBL for plenary approval. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 16, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/house-panels-endorse-bbl-plenary-approval House panels endorse BBL for plenary approval By WENDELL VIGILIA May 16, 2018 A JOINT committee of the House of Representatives yesterday endorsed for plenary approval the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law, which seeks … Continue reading

BBL, charter change lead legislative agenda | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. L. (2018, May 13). BBL, charter change lead legislative agenda. BusinessWorld. Retrieved May 15, 2018 from http://bworldonline.com/bbl-charter-change-lead-legislative-agenda/ BBL, charter change lead legislative agenda May 13, 2018 | 9:57 pm By Camille A. Aguinaldo and Charmaine A. Tadalan CONGRESS RESUMES session on Tuesday with the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) leading the priority measures of … Continue reading

Aid worker details rights abuses under martial law | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Panti, L. T. (2017, July 23). Aid worker details rights abuses under martial law. The Manila Times. Retrieved July 25, 2017 from http://www.manilatimes.net/aid-worker-details-rights-abuses-martial-law/340070/ Aid worker details rights abuses under martial law | The Manila Times Online BY LLANESCA T. PANTI, TMT ON JULY 23, 2017 AN AID worker has decried human rights violations against … Continue reading

ARMM execs optimistic for peace process with Maguindanaon House deputy speaker

ARMM execs optimistic for peace process with Maguindanaon House deputy speaker By John Unson (philstar.com) | Updated August 20, 2016 – 5:27pm Reference: Unson, J. (2016, August 20). ARMM execs optimistic for peace process with Maguindanaon House deputy speaker. Philstar. Retrieved August 23, 2016 from http://www.philstar.com/nation/2016/08/20/1615467/armm-execs-optimistic-peace-process-maguindanaon-house-deputy-speaker COTABATO CITY, Philippines – Officials see better prospects for … Continue reading

Rody backs new Moro Law | The Standard | Defining The News

Rody backs new Moro Law | The Standard | Defining The News By: John Paolo Bencito The Standard | Defining The News July 24, 2016 at 12:01 am Source: Bencito, J. P. (2016, July 24). Rody backs new Moro Law. The Standard. Retrieved July 26, 2016 from http://thestandard.com.ph/news/-main-stories/top-stories/211449/rody-backs-new-moro-law.html PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte reiterated on Saturday that … Continue reading

Belmonte, GMA lead 100 House returnees

Belmonte, GMA lead 100 House returnees By Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) | Updated May 11, 2016 – 12:00am Source: Diaz, J. (2016, May 11). Belmonte, GMA lead 100 House returnees. The Philippine Star. Retrieved May 11, 2016 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2016/05/11/1582088/belmonte-gma-lead-100-house-returnees MANILA, Philippines – Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. and former president and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria … Continue reading

House OKs P29.4-billion budget for ARMM

House OKs P29.4-billion budget for ARMM By Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) | Updated October 6, 2015 – 12:00am Retrieved from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2015/10/06/1507680/house-oks-p29.4-billion-budget-armm MANILA, Philippines – The House of Representatives approved in plenary session yesterday the proposed P29.4-billion budget of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) for 2016. The approval came after Rep. Jonathan de … Continue reading

BBL amendments ‘90% OK’ with ‘uneasy’ MILF | Inquirer News

BBL amendments ‘90% OK’ with ‘uneasy’ MILF | Inquirer News. DJ Yap, Dona Z. Pazzibugan, Nikko Dizon | Philippine Daily Inquirer 2:34 AM | Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 Read more: http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/692368/bbl-amendments-90-ok-with-uneasy-milf#ixzz3ae5Ydt4y The amendments made by congressmen to the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) are making the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) “uneasy,” its chief peace … Continue reading

Not enough allies? BBL voting moved | Malaya Business Insight

Not enough allies? BBL voting moved | Malaya Business Insight. Source: http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/not-enough-allies-bbl-voting-moved retrieved on May 13, 2015 from Malaya Business Insight website by WENDELL VIGILIA AND JP LOPEZ on May 13, 2015 THE 75-man ad hoc panel tasked to review the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law at the House of Representatives has rescheduled the voting to … Continue reading

More solons eye suspension of BBL hearings | Malaya Business Insight

More solons eye suspension of BBL hearings | Malaya Business Insight. By WENDELL VIGILIA on February 04, 2015 Source: http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/more-solons-eye-suspension-bbl-hearings retrieved on February 5, 2015 from Malaya Business Insight website PARTY-LIST lawmakers belonging to the Party-list Coalition Foundation Inc. yesterday joined calls for the suspension of hearings on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law as they … Continue reading

‘IBP should lead search body for Truth Commission’ | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

‘IBP should lead search body for Truth Commission’ | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Source: http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/ibp-should-lead-search-body-for-truth-commission retrieved on February 4, 2015 from The Daily Tribune website Written by Gerry Baldo Wednesday, 04 February 2015 00:00 TO ERASE ALL DOUBTS OF MASSACRE WHITEWASH Senator allies of President Aquino may want to portray themselves … Continue reading

Creation of Cotabato City congressional district proposed

Creation of Cotabato City congressional district proposed By Dennis Carcamo Updated Friday July 04, 2014 – 12:17pm Source: http://www.philstar.com/congress/articles/2014/07/04/1342419/creation-cotabato-city-congressional-district-proposed MANILA, Philippines – Acting on the clamor of residents, a legislator has proposed the creation of a separate congressional district for Cotabato City. “Although the city has already exceeded the population requirement of 250,000 under the … Continue reading

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