Graft, malversation raps filed vs GOCC execs over PDAF | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Tabingo, P. (2019, November 12). Graft, malversation raps filed vs GOCC execs over PDAF. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved November 12, 2019 from https://malaya.com.ph/index/index.php/news_news/graft-malversation-raps-filed-vs-gocc-execs-over-pdaf/ Graft, malversation raps filed vs GOCC execs over PDAF By Peter Tabingo – November 12, 2019 THE Office of the Ombudsman has filed criminal charges before the Sandiganbayan against former top … 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

Calida must resign | Manila Standard

Reference: Jurado, E. (2018, May 31). Calida must resign. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved May 31, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/opinion/columns/to-the-point-by-emil-jurado/266931/calida-must-resign.html Calida must resign posted May 31, 2018 at 12:40 am by Emil Jurado The country’s workers may finally get some relief next month if we are to believe Secretary Silvestre Bello’s words about regional wage boards coming out with … Continue reading

Government corporate counsel Jurado denies wrongdoing | Philstar.com

Reference: Punay, E. (2018, May 30). Government corporate counsel Jurado denies wrongdoing. Philippine Star. Retrieved May 30, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/05/30/1819980/government-corporate-counsel-jurado-denies-wrongdoing Government corporate counsel Jurado denies wrongdoing Edu Punay (The Philippine Star) – May 30, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Government Corporate Counsel Rudolf Philip Jurado said yesterday he would abide by the decision of … Continue reading

Senate, DOJ opposed to abolition of PCGG | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Lopez, J. & Hachero, A. (2018, May 17). Senate, DOJ opposed to abolition of PCGG. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 17, 2018 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/senate-doj-opposed-abolition-pcgg Senate, DOJ opposed to abolition of PCGG By JP LOPEZ and ASHZEL HACHERO May 17, 2018 THE Senate is unlikely to support the abolition of the Presidential Commission on Good … Continue reading

GCG taken to task for hiring contractuals | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Tabingo, P. J. G. (2018, April 23). GCG taken to task for hiring contractuals. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved April 23, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/gcg-taken-task-hiring-contractuals GCG taken to task for hiring contractuals By PETER J. G. TABINGO April 23, 2018 A GOVERNMENT agency tasked to monitor the performance and spending of government-owned-or-controlled corporations (GOCCs) is in … Continue reading

Palace vows to take out red tape in SALN disclosures | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. L. (2018, February 15). Palace vows to take out red tape in SALN disclosures. BusinessWorld. Retrieved February 20, 2018 from http://bworldonline.com/palace-vows-take-red-tape-saln-disclosures/ Palace vows to take out red tape in SALN disclosures February 15, 2018 | 12:01 am By Arjay L. Balinbin THE PRESIDENTIAL Communications Operations Office (PCOO) vowed on Wednesday, Feb. 14, that it … Continue reading

Subsidies to GOCCs to increase in 2018 | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Celis, A. (2017, August 09 ). Subsidies to GOCCs to increase in 2018. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 12, 2017 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/business/subsidies-goccs-increase-2018 Subsidies to GOCCs to increase in 2018 By ANGELA CELIS August 09, 2017 The proposed subsidies to government-owned and – controlled corporations in 2018 will see an increase of nearly 20 percent from this … Continue reading

Duterte stops pay hikes in GOCCs | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Valente, C. S. (2017, August 1). Duterte stops pay hikes in GOCCs. The Manila Times. Retrieved August 3, 2017 from http://www.manilatimes.net/comelec-to-congress-pass-law-postponing-polls-in-2-weeks/341775/ Duterte stops pay hikes in GOCCs | The Manila Times Online BY CATHERINE S. VALENTE, TMT ON AUGUST 1, 2017 PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has suspended the increase in the compensation of employees in … Continue reading

House approves Rightsizing Law – Manila Standard

Reference: Manila Standard (2017, July 27). House approves Rightsizing Law. manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 1, 2017, 2017 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/242923/house-approves-rightsizing-law.html House approves Rightsizing Law posted July 27, 2017 at 12:01 am by Manila Standard The House of Representatives has approved on third and final reading House Bill 5707, also known as the “Rightsizing the National Government Act” … Continue reading

New IRRs of Procurement Law will take effect next month | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

New IRRs of Procurement Law will take effect next month | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Source: Tribune Wires (2016, September 19). New IRRs of Procurement Law will take effect next month. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved September 19, 2016 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/nation/new-irrs-of-procurement-law-will-take-effect-next-month Written by Tribune Wires Tuesday, 20 September 2016 00:00 The 2016 Revised Implementing … Continue reading

Duterte administration stops DBP-Landmark merger | Inquirer News

Duterte administration stops DBP-Landmark merger | Inquirer News By: Ben O. de Vera @BenArnolddeVera Philippine Daily Inquirer 05:51 PM September 6th, 2016 Source: De Vera, B. O. (2016, September 6). Duterte administration stops DBP-Landmark merger. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved September 6, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/813359/duterte-administration-stops-dbp-landmark-merger MANILA — The Duterte administration has stopped the planned merger of state-run lenders … Continue reading

8 senators, 67 House members bow out

8 senators, 67 House members bow out (The Philippine Star) – June 7, 2016 – 12:00am Reference: The Philippine Star. (2016, June 07). 8 senators, 67 House members bow out. Philstar. Retrieved June 08, 2016 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2016/06/07/1590892/8-senators-67-house-members-bow-out MANILA, Philippines – Seventy-five lawmakers including eight senators led by the most senior, nonagenarian Minority Leader Juan Ponce … Continue reading

COA: Hands off the P626M cookie jar | Malaya Business Insight

COA: Hands off the P626M cookie jar | Malaya Business Insight Source: http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/coa-hands-p626m-cookie-jar retrieved on November 3, 2015 from Malaya Business Insight website By PETER J. G. TABINGO November 03, 2015 OFFICIALS and employees of 28 government-owned or controlled corporations (GOCCs) have been ordered by the Commission on Audit to return P626.119 million in unlawful … Continue reading

House regains credibility with key legislations – Belmonte | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

House regains credibility with key legislations – Belmonte | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com. By Paolo Romero (The Philippine Star) | Updated July 28, 2015 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines – The House of Representatives has regained credibility in the eyes of Filipinos after enacting various key legislations and contributing to good governance and … Continue reading

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