Infra projects to create 1M jobs a year – Bello | The Manila Times

Reference: Depasupil, W. (2019, September 23). Infra projects to create 1M jobs a year – Bello. The Manila Times. Retrieved September 23, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/2019/09/23/news/national/infra-projects-to-create-1m-jobs-a-year-bello/620237/ Infra projects to create 1M jobs a year – Bello By WILLIAM DEPASUPIL, TMT September 23, 2019 Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello 3rd is confident that President Rodrigo Duterte’s goal to … Continue reading

DPWH halfway done with Build, Build, Build | Philstar.com

Reference: Servallos, N. J. (2019, July 25). DPWH halfway done with Build, Build, Build. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 25, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/25/1937715/dpwh-halfway-done-build-build-build DPWH halfway done with Build, Build, Build Neil Jayson Servallos (The Philippine Star) – July 25, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Duterte administration’s ambitious infrastructure program may see some big-ticket projects incomplete … Continue reading

Recto to check unfilled vacancies in 2020 budget debates | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. (2019, July 11). Recto to check unfilled vacancies in 2020 budget debates. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/recto-check-unfilled-vacancies-2020-budget-debates Recto to check unfilled vacancies in 2020 budget debates BY VINCE NONATO – July 11, 2019 SENATE President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto yesterday said the Senate will check if government has filled up … Continue reading

Romualdez cites ‘twin engines’ of growth | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, July 04). Romualdez cites ‘twin engines’ of growth. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 04, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/298887/romualdez-cites-twin-engines-of-growth.html Romualdez cites ‘twin engines’ of growth posted July 04, 2019 at 01:25 am by Maricel Cruz Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez on Wednesday cited the successful anti-crime efforts and ambitious infrastructure program of President Rodrigo Duterte as the key … Continue reading

Floating solar project started in Magat Dam | Manila Standard

Reference: Bacud, J. M. (2019, July 02). Floating solar project started in Magat Dam. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 03, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/lgu/luzon/298785/floating-solar-project-started-in-magat-dam.html Floating solar project started in Magat Dam posted July 02, 2019 at 10:20 pm by Jessica M. Bacud Ramon, Isabela—Renewable energy company SN Aboitiz Power-Magat has switched on the 200-kilowatt pilot floating solar project here, … Continue reading

Finance chief seeks to assure new lawmakers on tax reform | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. (2019, July 02). Finance chief seeks to assure new lawmakers on tax reform. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/finance-chief-seeks-to-assure-new-lawmakers-on-tax-reform/ Finance chief seeks to assure new lawmakers on tax reform By Charmaine A. Tadalan, Reporter – July 2, 2019 | 12:31 am ‘The message from the electorate is that if the tax reform is … Continue reading

Rody assured of united House | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, A. (2019, June 28). Rody assured of united House. manilastandard.net. Retrieved June 28, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/298411/rody-assured-of-united-house.html Rody assured of united House By Rio N. Araja – June 28, 2019 Leyte Rep.-elect Martin Romualdez has assured President Rodrigo Duterte of a united House of Representatives that will speed up the passage of all his priority bills, … Continue reading

Duterte cites need to preserve China relations after collision | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. (2019, June 27). Duterte cites need to preserve China relations after collision. BusinessWorld. Retrieved June 28, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/duterte-cites-need-to-preserve-china-relations-after-collision/ Duterte cites need to preserve China relations after collision June 27, 2019 PHILSTAR AMID calls to keep Chinese from fishing in the Philippines’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ), Malacañang said on Thursday that President … Continue reading

Duterte wants faster budget deliberation | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, A. (2019, June 24). Duterte wants faster budget deliberation. Philstar.com. Retrieved June 24, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/06/24/1929043/duterte-wants-faster-budget-deliberation Duterte wants faster budget deliberation Alexis Romero (philstar.com) – June 24, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — President Duterte has called for a faster budget deliberation process as he blamed the delay in the passage of this year’s spending … Continue reading

Budget inked; pork vetoed | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, April 16). Budget inked; pork vetoed. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 25, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/16/budget-inked-pork-vetoed/ Budget inked; pork vetoed By Kristina Maralit – April 16, 2019 12:04 AM President Rodrigo Duterte has signed the P3.757 trillion national budget for the year last Monday less P95.3 billion in realignments … Continue reading

Arroyo to unclog China deal jams | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, April 24). Arroyo to unclog China deal jams. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 24, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/24/arroyo-to-unclog-china-deal-jams/ Arroyo to unclog China deal jams By Hananeel Bordey – April 24, 2019 12:05 AM Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo yesterday vowed to remove the “bottlenecks” that obstruct the implementation of China-funded projects … Continue reading

Nat’l budget signed soon | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, April 10). Nat’l budget signed soon. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 11, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/10/natl-budget-signed-soon/ Nat’l budget signed soon By Kristina Maralit – April 10, 2019 12:05 AM President Rodrigo Duterte is likely to sign the proposed P3.757 trillion appropriations for 2019 before the Holy Week break, a … Continue reading

Cover-up at Senate | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, April 06). Cover-up at Senate. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 11, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/06/cover-up-at-senate/ Cover-up at Senate By Hananeel Bordey – April 6, 2019 12:07 AM House leaders accused the Senate and a body of the chamber in an attempt to conceal the P83.9 billion in realignments in … Continue reading

‘Explain cuts, not wordplay’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, April 03). ‘Explain cuts, not wordplay’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 04, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/03/explain-cuts-not-wordplay/ ‘Explain cuts, not wordplay’ By Hananeel Bordey – April 3, 2019 12:05 AM House leaders yesterday advised Senate President Vicente Sotto III to stop blaming members of their chamber and just explain the … Continue reading

Senate ripped for sabotage | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, M. (2019, April 02). Senate ripped for sabotage. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 04, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/02/senate-ripped-for-sabotage/ Senate ripped for sabotage By Hananeel Bordey – April 2, 2019 12:07 AM The slicing of the 2019 budget was not fully discussed in the Bicameral Conference Committee as senators unilaterally decided on … Continue reading

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