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

Expect EDSA traffic to ease by yearend — DPWH | BusinessWorld

Reference: Valdez, D. (2019, July 02). Expect EDSA traffic to ease by yearend — DPWH. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 03, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/expect-edsa-traffic-to-ease-by-yearend-dpwh/ Expect EDSA traffic to ease by yearend — DPWH By Denise A. Valdez, Reporter – July 2, 2019 | 12:30 am PHILIPPINE STAR/MICHAEL VARCAS THE DEPARTMENT of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) said a significant … Continue reading

Budget submission to wait on House leadership struggle | BusinessWorld

Reference: Ignacio, R. J. (2019, July 02). Budget submission to wait on House leadership struggle. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 03, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/budget-submission-to-wait-on-house-leadership-struggle/ Budget submission to wait on House leadership struggle July 2, 2019 | 10:17 pm THE Department of Budget and Management (DBM) said it will wait for the House of Representatives to select a new … Continue reading

No to corruption! | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, April 17). No to corruption! Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved April 25, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/04/17/no-to-corruption/ No to corruption! By Kristina Maralit – April 17, 2019 12:07 AM President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said he vetoed several items amounting to P95.3 billion from the 2019 General Appropriations Act (GAA), because … 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

Road tax to fight flood | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, January 05). Road tax to fight flood. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 12, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/01/05/road-tax-to-fight-flood/ Road tax to fight flood By Kristina Maralit – January 5, 2019 12:07 AM The controversy-ridden road user’s tax or the Motor Vehicle User’s Charge (MVUC) will hence be used to fund … Continue reading

Andaya raps ‘illusory’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Lao, J. (2019, January 05). Andaya raps ‘illusory’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 12, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/01/05/andaya-raps-illusory/ Andaya raps ‘illusory’ By Joshua Lao – January 5, 2019 12:05 AM Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno dismissed as “illusory” the charges hurled against him by members of the House Committee on Rules, led by … Continue reading

Defeated House leaders eye DBM | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, February 03). Defeated House leaders eye DBM. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 12, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/01/03/defeated-house-leaders-eye-dbm/ Defeated House leaders eye DBM By Hananeel Bordey – January 3, 2019 12:05 AM House leaders are not about to lie down and roll over despite President Rodrigo Duterte’s directive to abolish … Continue reading

Bicam works to end Road Board | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2018, December 24). Bicam works to end Road Board. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 12, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/12/24/bicam-works-to-end-road-board/ Bicam works to end Road Board By Hananeel Bordey – December 24, 2018 12:04 AM With President Rodrigo Duterte’s firm words about his desire to have the graft-ridden Road Board abolished, … Continue reading

House grants MVUC wish | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bordey, H. (2019, January 07). House grants MVUC wish. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 07, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/01/07/house-grants-mvuc-wish/ House grants MVUC wish By Hananeel Bordey – January 7, 2019 12:05 AM Leaders of the House of Representatives vowed to immediately process the transfer of the estimated P46 billion funds raised from … Continue reading

Budget OKd sans cash scheme | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 09). Budget OKd sans cash scheme. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 12, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/09/budget-okd-sans-cash-scheme/ Budget OKd sans cash scheme By Mario J. Mallari – February 9, 2019 12:05 AM President Rodrigo Duterte finally received his P3.757 billion proposed 2019 national budget from Congress yesterday ending months … Continue reading

Noy crony RRoW brains | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: TDT. (2019, February 09). Noy crony RRoW brains. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 12, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/09/noy-crony-rrow-brains/ Noy crony RRoW brains By TDT – February 9, 2019 12:07 AM International fraudster Nelson Ti, said to be a close friend of a brother-in-law of former President Benigno Aquino III, was established as … Continue reading

Duterte reminds gov’t agencies on timely completion of infra projects | Inquirer News

Reference: Esguerra, D.J. (2019, February 11). Duterte reminds gov’t agencies on timely completion of infra projects. Inquirer.net. Retrieved February 11, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1084094/duterte-reminds-govt-agencies-on-timely-completion-of-infra-projects Duterte reminds gov’t agencies on timely completion of infra projects By: Darryl John Esguerra – Reporter / @DJEsguerraINQ INQUIRER.net / 10:49 AM February 11, 2019 MANILA, Philippines—President Rodrigo Duterte has reminded government … Continue reading

‘Deal’ breaks budget impasse | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 08). ‘Deal’ breaks budget impasse. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 08, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/08/deal-breaks-budget-impasse/ ‘Deal’ breaks budget impasse By Mario J. Mallari – February 8, 2019 12:05 AM After months of deliberations – highlighted by allegations of “pork barrel” insertions by both senators and congressmen – Congress … Continue reading

DBM welcomes Diokno subpoena from House | Inquirer News

Reference: Corrales, N. (2019, February 07). DBM welcomes Diokno subpoena from House. Inquirer.net. Retrieved February 07, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1082623/dbm-welcomes-diokno-subpoena-from-house DBM welcomes Diokno subpoena from House By: Nestor Corrales – Reporter / @NCorralesINQ INQUIRER.net / 11:15 AM February 07, 2019 MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) on Thursday said it would welcome … Continue reading

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