House panel OKs 90% road tax increase | Philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2019, November 12). House panel OKs 90% road tax increase. The Philippine Star. Retrieved November 12, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/11/12/1968037/house-panel-oks-90-road-tax-increase House panel OKs 90% road tax increase Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – November 12, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA,Philippines — The House of Representatives committee on ways and means yesterday approved a bill … Continue reading

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

Gov’t drafting executive order to address high shipping costs | BusinessWorld

Reference: Mina, K. T. (2019, July 16). Gov’t drafting executive order to address high shipping costs. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/govt-drafting-executive-order-to-address-high-shipping-costs/ Gov’t drafting executive order to address high shipping costs July 15, 2019 | 10:44 pm THE government is drafting an executive order (EO) for the Palace addressing high shipping costs, Trade Secretary Ramon … 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

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

Angara to legitimate jeepney operators: Claim your fuel subsidy cards | Inquirer News

Reference: Inquirer.net. (2019, February 27). Angara to legitimate jeepney operators: Claim your fuel subsidy cards. Inquirer.net. Retrieved February 27, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1090449/angara-to-legitimate-jeepney-operators-claim-your-fuel-subsidy-cards Angara to legitimate jeepney operators: Claim your fuel subsidy cards INQUIRER.net / 04:58 PM February 27, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Reelectionist Sen. Sonny Angara has urged more than 80,000 legitimate jeepney franchise holders … Continue reading

House to OK P3.7-trillion 2019 budget by October 2018 | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2018, August 29). House to OK P3.7-trillion 2019 budget by October 2018. Philippine Star. Retrieved August 29, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/08/29/1846809/house-ok-p37-trillion-2019-budget-october-2018 House to OK P3.7-trillion 2019 budget by October 2018 Delon Porcalla (philstar.com) – August 29, 2018  MANILA, Philippines — The leadership of the House of Representatives is targeting to pass on Oct. 12 … Continue reading

Economic team sets meet on federalism | Inquirer News

Reference: de Vera, B. (2018, August 27). Economic team sets meet on federalism. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1025175/economic-team-sets-meet-on-federalism Economic team sets meet on federalism By: Ben O. de Vera – Reporter / @bendeveraINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 06:00 AM August 27, 2018 Amid concerns that the fiscal provisions of the draft federal Constitution … Continue reading

Property valuation reforms pushed | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Caraballo, M. TMT (2018, August 22). Property valuation reforms pushed. The Manila Times. Retrieved August 22, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/property-valuation-reforms-pushed/433154/ Property valuation reforms pushed BY MAYVELIN U. CARABALLO, TMT ON August 22, 2018 The Department of Finance (DoF) has expressed support for proposals aimed at reforming the country’s “outdated” property valuation system.

Growth to pick up in H2: DOF | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Castro, R. (2018, August 16). Growth to pick up in H2: DOF. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 16, 2018 from http://malaya.bayaninetwork.com/business-news/business/growth-pick-h2-dof Growth to pick up in H2: DOF By RUELLE CASTRO August 16, 2018 Carlos Domingues III, secretary of the Department of Finance (DOF) yesterday said economic growth would pick up in the second … 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

Nograles to DBM, DBCC: Revert to old budget system then we’ll talk | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, August 13). Nograles to DBM, DBCC: Revert to old budget system then we’ll talk. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 13, 2018 from http://malaya.bayaninetwork.com/business-news/news/nograles-dbm-dbcc-revert-old-budget-system-then-we%E2%80%99ll-talk Nograles to DBM, DBCC: Revert to old budget system then we’ll talk By WENDELL VIGILIA August 13, 2018 THE House of Representatives will resume committee deliberations on the … Continue reading

TRAIN 2 seeks tax imposition on schools, hospital operated by religious organizations » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Casayuran, M. (2018, August 8). TRAIN 2 seeks tax imposition on schools, hospital operated by religious organizations. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 9, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/08/train-2-seeks-tax-imposition-on-schools-hospital-operated-by-religious-organizations/ TRAIN 2 seeks tax imposition on schools, hospital operated by religious organizations Published August 8, 2018, 6:23 PM By Mario Casayuran The proposed Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion … 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

TRAIN 2 moving along, slowly | Inquirer News

Reference: Aning, J. & Salaverria, L. (2018, August 05). TRAIN 2 moving along, slowly. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1017743/train-2-moving-along-slowly TRAIN 2 moving along, slowly By: Jerome Aning, Leila B. Salaverria – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:19 AM August 05, 2018 President Rodrigo Duterte’s allies in Congress moved to push the administration’s second … Continue reading

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