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

Two new laws: Students’ fare discounts, protection for OFWS protection for migrant workers | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. (2019, July 16). Two new laws: Students’ fare discounts, protection for OFWS protection for migrant workers. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299916/two-new-laws-students-fare-discounts-protection-for-ofws-protection-for-migrant-workers.html Two new laws: Students’ fare discounts, protection for OFWS protection for migrant workers posted July 16, 2019 at 01:30 am by Nathaniel Mariano President Rodrigo Duterte has signed two … Continue reading

Service in an instant | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: TDT. (2019, July 06). Service in an instant. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/06/service-in-an-instant/ Service in an instant By TDT – July 6, 2019 01:40 AM The processing of documents required to seek government medical assistance is now down to only one day from the previous seven days.

Duterte lauded for signing institutionalized 4Ps bill into law | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. & Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, May 23). Manila Standard. Retrieved May 24, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/295482/duterte-lauded-for-signing-institutionalized-4ps-bill-into-law.html Duterte lauded for signing institutionalized 4Ps bill into law posted May 23, 2019 at 11:40 pm by Maricel Cruz and Macon Ramos-Araneta A leader of the House of Representatives on Thursday thanked President Rodrigo Duterte for signing Republic … Continue reading

New law institutionalizes Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program | Philstar.com

Reference:Romero, A. (2019, May 23). New law institutionalizes Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 22, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/05/22/1920079/new-law-institutionalizes-pantawid-pamilyang-pilipino-program New law institutionalizes Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino ProgramAlexis Romero (philstar.com) – May 22, 2019  MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law a measure that institutionalizes a cash transfer program that aims to address … Continue reading

Eat if you can | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: TDT. (2019, February 07). Eat if you can. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 07, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/07/eat-if-you-can/ Eat if you can By TDT – February 7, 2019 12:03 AM After blood banks and sperm banks, now comes food banks or “leftovers exchanges” to be created under the recently passed House Bill … Continue reading

Bill on welfare attaché for OFWs okayed | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, January 23). Bill on welfare attaché for OFWs okayed. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved January 24, 2019 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/national/286038/bill-on-welfare-attach-for-ofws-okayed.html Bill on welfare attaché for OFWs okayed posted January 23, 2019 at 11:00 pm by Maricel Cruz A panel in the House of Representatives has approved a substitute bill which proposes to create the office … Continue reading

Bill creating seniors’ commission passes Senate on 2nd reading | Inquirer News

Reference: Marquez, C. (2019, January 22). Bill creating seniors’ commission passes Senate on 2nd reading. Inquirer.net. Retrieved January 23, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1076135/bill-creating-seniors-commission-passes-senate-on-2nd-reading Bill creating seniors’ commission passes Senate on 2nd reading By: Consuelo Marquez – Reporter / @CMarquezINQ INQUIRER.net / 07:41 PM January 22, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The Senate approved on second reading on Tuesday … Continue reading

Recommended facility for housing child-offenders not livable — child rights advocates | Inquirer News

Reference: Lalu, G.P. (2019, January 22). Recommended facility for housing child-offenders not livable — child rights advocates. Inquirer.net. Retrieved January 23, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1076062/recommended-facility-for-housing-child-offenders-not-livable-child-rights-advocates Recommended facility for housing child-offenders not livable — child rights advocates By: Gabriel Pabico Lalu – Reporter / @GabrielLaluINQ INQUIRER.net / 05:50 PM January 22, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Child rights advocates … Continue reading

DSWD use of P1.8-B disaster fund questioned | Inquirer News

Reference: Nonato, V.F. (2019, January 21). DSWD use of P1.8-B disaster fund questioned. Inquirer.net. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1075208/dswd-use-of-p1-8-b-disaster-fund-questioned DSWD use of P1.8-B disaster fund questioned By: Vince F. Nonato – Reporter / @VinceNonatoINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 04:57 AM January 21, 2019 Roughly P1.85 billion in disaster risk reduction and management (DRRM) funds allocated … Continue reading

Creation of courts to try juvenile offenders pushed | Inquirer News

Reference: Ramos, M. (2019, January 21). Creation of courts to try juvenile offenders pushed. Inquirer.net. Retrieved January 21, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1075210/creation-of-courts-to-try-juvenile-offenders-pushed Creation of courts to try juvenile offenders pushed By: Marlon Ramos – Reporter / @MRamosINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:20 AM January 21, 2019 Assistant House Majority Leader Bernadette Herrera-Dy on Sunday pleaded with her … Continue reading

When home is a place of fear | Inquirer Opinion | INQUIRER.net

Reference: PDI. (2018, November 7).When home is a place of fear. Inquirer.net. Retrieved November 7, 2018 from https://opinion.inquirer.net/117296/when-home-is-a-place-of-fear When home is a place of fear By: Rina Jimenez-David – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:04 AM November 07, 2018 Home is — or should be — a place of safety and security, where every member … Continue reading

House may derail TRAIN 2 » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Rosario, B. (2018, August 15). House may derail TRAIN 2 Gov’t must explain budget cuts in key agencies despite TRAIN 1 – Andaya. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 15, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/15/house-may-derail-train-2/ House may derail TRAIN 2 Gov’t must explain budget cuts in key agencies despite TRAIN 1 – Andaya Published August 15, 2018, 9:45 … Continue reading

Habagat affects nearly 700K | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Editorial Staff. (2018, August 15). Habagat affects nearly 700K. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 15, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/08/15/habagat-affects-nearly-700k/ Habagat affects nearly 700K By The Editorial Staff – August 15, 2018 12:05 AM Torrential rains unleashed by the enhanced southwest monsoon affected nearly 700,000 individuals in six regions of the country, … Continue reading

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