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

Govt rolls out polio vaccination campaign | The Manila Times

Reference: Casaljay, E. (2019, October 15). Govt rolls out polio vaccination campaign. The Manila Times. Retrieved October 15, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/2019/10/15/news/national/govt-rolls-out-polio-vaccination-campaign/631981/ Govt rolls out polio vaccination campaign By EVA CASALJAY October 15, 2019 THE Department of Health kicked off on Monday its synchronized polio vaccination program in the National Capital Region (NCR or Metro Manila) … Continue reading

DoH asked to provide budget for addressing open defecation | The Manila Times

Reference: Ismael, J. J. (2019, September 22). DoH asked to provide budget for addressing open defecation. The Manila Times. Retrieved September 23, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/2019/09/22/news/national/doh-asked-to-provide-budget-for-addressing-open-defecation/619918/ DoH asked to provide budget for addressing open defecation By JAVIER J. ISMAEL September 22, 2019 SEN. Cynthia Villar has expressed disappointment over the measly budget the Department of Health … Continue reading

Funding for 3 departments may still increase | Philstar.com

Reference: Punay, E. (2019, September 23). Funding for 3 departments may still increase. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 23, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/09/23/1954143/funding-3-departments-may-still-increase Funding for 3 departments may still increase Edu Punay (The Philippine Star) – September 23, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The proposed appropriations for at least three departments under the P4.1-trillion national budget for next year … Continue reading

House eyes five realignments in P4.1-T proposed national budget » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2019, September 18). House eyes five realignments in P4.1-T proposed national budget. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved September 18, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/09/18/house-eyes-five-realignments-in-p4-1-t-proposed-national-budget/ House eyes five realignments in P4.1-T proposed national budget By Charizza Luci-Atienza, MB ON September 18, 2019 The House of Representatives is eyeing at least “five” realignments in the proposed P4.1 trillion … Continue reading

Salceda to Duque: ‘Shape up or ship out’ | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, September 02). Salceda to Duque: ‘Shape up or ship out’. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved September 02, 2019 from https://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/salceda-duque-%E2%80%98shape-or-ship-out%E2%80%99 Salceda to Duque: ‘Shape up or ship out’ By WENDELL VIGILIA September 02, 2019 CAN’T take the heat? Get out of the kitchen.

Bong Go: Malasakit centers not partisan tool | The Philippine Star

Reference: [The Philippine Star]. (2019, August 24). Bong Go: Malasakit centers not partisan tool. Philstar.com. Retrieved August 24, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/08/24/1945929/bong-go-malasakit-centers-not-partisan-tool Bong Go: Malasakit centers not partisan tool (The Philippine Star) – August 24, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Sen. Bong Go has clarified the purpose of the Malasakit center, amid questions raised by … Continue reading

Lagman questions PCSO funding for Bong Go-backed Malasakit Centers | Philstar.com

Reference: Cigaral, I. N. (2019, August 23). Lagman questions PCSO funding for Bong Go-backed Malasakit Centers. Philstar.com. Retrieved August 24, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/08/23/1945788/lagman-questions-pcso-funding-bong-go-backed-malasakit-centers Lagman questions PCSO funding for Bong Go-backed Malasakit Centers Ian Nicolas Cigaral (Philstar.com) – August 23, 2019 – 1:19pm MANILA, Philippines — Rep. Edcel Lagman (Albay, 1st District) on Friday questioned the … Continue reading

FULL TEXT: Duterte’s 2019 State of the Nation Address | Philstar.com

Reference: [Philstar.com]. (2019, July 22). FULL TEXT: Duterte’s 2019 State of the Nation Address. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 25, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/22/1936926/full-text-dutertes-2019-sona-speech FULL TEXT: Duterte’s 2019 State of the Nation Address (Philstar.com) – July 22, 2019 – 7:21pm [Delivered at the Session Hall of the House of Representatives, Batasang Pambansa Complex, Quezon City on 22 July … Continue reading

Don’t decline application of HIV positives, HMOs told | Manila Standard

Reference: Rada, J. G. (2019, July 17). Don’t decline application of HIV positives, HMOs told. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/299987/don-t-decline-application-of-hiv-positives-hmos-told.html Don’t decline application of HIV positives, HMOs told posted July 16, 2019 at 11:40 pm by Julito G. Rada A health maintenance organization cannot decline an application of a person with or HIV … Continue reading

Iloilo nears ‘calamity’ state over dengue | Manila Standard

Reference: Blancaflor, M. J. (2019, July 16). Iloilo nears ‘calamity’ state over dengue. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/300005/iloilo-nears-calamity-state-over-dengue.html Iloilo nears ‘calamity’ state over dengue posted July 17, 2019 at 01:45 am by MJ Blancaflor The Iloilo provincial government on Tuesday said it expects to declare a state of calamity due to the continuing … Continue reading

89 dengue deaths in Visayas | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Calayag, K. A. (2019, July 17). 89 dengue deaths in Visayas. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/17/89-dengue-deaths-in-visayas/ 89 dengue deaths in Visayas By Keith A. Calayag – July 17, 2019 12:25 AM DUQUE A total of 89 people have died due to dengue from 1 January to 12 … Continue reading

Go’s EMSS assures swift medical action | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. N. (2019, July 17). Go’s EMSS assures swift medical action. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/17/gos-emss-assures-swift-medical-action/ Go’s EMSS assures swift medical action By Elmer N. Manuel – July 17, 2019 12:06 AM SENATOR Bong Go shows he cares. Days before the 18th Congress officially opens on … Continue reading

Dengue alert nationwide | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 16). Dengue alert nationwide. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299923/dengue-alert-nationwide.html Dengue alert nationwide posted July 16, 2019 at 01:50 am by Macon Ramos-Araneta Health department says 4 regions breach epidemic threshold The Department of Health declared a national dengue alert Monday due to the rapidly rising number of cases … Continue reading

Health officials issue national dengue alert | BusinessWorld

Reference: Cortez, G. M. (2019, July 16). Health officials issue national dengue alert. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/health-officials-issue-national-dengue-alert/ Health officials issue national dengue alert July 15, 2019 | 8:33 pm HEALTH OFFICIALS issued a national dengue alert after cases of the viral disease transmitted by mosquitoes peaked to more than 100,000 as of June, … Continue reading

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