Gov’t can afford pay hike, says Dominguez | Inquirer News

Reference: de Vera, B. O. (2019, July 25). Gov’t can afford pay hike, says Dominguez. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved July 25, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1146053/govt-can-afford-pay-hike-says-dominguez Gov’t can afford pay hike, says Dominguez By: Ben O. de Vera – Reporter / @bendeveraINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:30 AM July 25, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Good news for government employees. … Continue reading

Less hurdles seen for other tax reforms | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 17). Less hurdles seen for other tax reforms. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/less-hurdles-seen-for-other-tax-reforms/ Less hurdles seen for other tax reforms July 17, 2019 | 12:33 am THE GOVERNMENT is confident the remaining packages of its tax reform program will encounter less obstacles in the 18th Congress that convenes … Continue reading

Beleaguered bet sues for backing | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 13). Beleaguered bet sues for backing. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/13/beleaguered-bet-sues-for-backing/ Beleaguered bet sues for backing By Hananeel Bordey – July 13, 2019 12:05 AM Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano. It seems Taguig Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano is now unsure of a smooth path … Continue reading

Speakership fight far from over; Pulong smells ‘coup’ vs Cayetano | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 12). Speakership fight far from over; Pulong smells ‘coup’ vs Cayetano. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 12, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/speakership-fight-far-over-pulong-smells-%E2%80%98coup%E2%80%99-vs-cayetano Speakership fight far from over; Pulong smells ‘coup’ vs Cayetano By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 12, 2019 EXPECT fireworks on the 22nd. Presidential son Davao City Rep. Paolo “Pulong” Duterte … Continue reading

Speakership race: A proxy war between Sara, Cabinet? | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 11). Speakership race: A proxy war between Sara, Cabinet? Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/speakership-race-proxy-war-between-sara-cabinet Speakership race: A proxy war between Sara, Cabinet? By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 11, 2019 A LAWMAKER who supported the speakership bid of Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez on Tuesday night claimed that he … Continue reading

Row spurs Du30 fusion | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, July 06). Row spurs Du30 fusion. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/06/row-spurs-du30-fusion/ Row spurs Du30 fusion By Hananeel Bordey – July 6, 2019 12:06 AM Two main political groups each led by a Duterte have united in one of the most significant twists thus far … Continue reading

Fake stamps machines seized in Malabon raid | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Celis, A. L. (2019, July 05). Fake stamps machines seized in Malabon raid. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/fake-stamps-machines-seized-malabon-raid Fake stamps machines seized in Malabon raid July 05, 2019 JOINT law enforcement operatives have raided a printing facility in Malabon which produces fake cigarette labels and fake tax stamps. Finance Secretary Carlos … Continue reading

Cabinet men accused of lobbying for Alan: Speakership row spills over to Executive | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 05). Cabinet men accused of lobbying for Alan: Speakership row spills over to Executive. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/cabinet-men-accused-lobbying-alan-speakership-row-spills-over-executive Cabinet men accused of lobbying for Alan: Speakership row spills over to Executive By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 05, 2019 SEVERAL members of the Cabinet are allegedly … 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

Cayetano tells Velasco: Apologize to Rody for lying | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 02). Cayetano tells Velasco: Apologize to Rody for lying. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/cayetano-tells-velasco-apologize-rody-lying Cayetano tells Velasco: Apologize to Rody for lying By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 02, 2019 TAGUIG-Pateros Rep. Alan Peter Cayetano yesterday stepped up his attack against Marinduque Rep. Lord Alan Velasco, saying … Continue reading

Pre-SONA meet: Romualdez backs infra fund hike | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, July 02). Pre-SONA meet: Romualdez backs infra fund hike. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/298710/pre-sona-meet-romualdez-backs-infra-fund-hike.html Pre-SONA meet: Romualdez backs infra fund hike posted July 2, 2019 at 01:45 am by Maricel Cruz Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez said Monday the administration’s plan to increase the budget allocation for infrastructure and human capital … 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

DoF, Congress amenable to weekly talks | BusinessWorld

Reference: (2019, June 28). DoF, Congress amenable to weekly talks. BusinessWorld. Retrieved June 28, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/dof-congress-amenable-to-weekly-talks/ DoF, Congress amenable to weekly talks By Charmaine A. Tadalan, Reporter – June 28, 2019 Finance Secretary Carlos G. Dominguez III believes closer coordination with Congress will facilitate reform legislation. THE DEPARTMENT of Finance (DoF) on Thursday proposed more frequent … Continue reading

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