Dalian should refund P3.8B – Pimentel | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Tamayo, B. (2018, February 04). Dalian should refund P3.8B – Pimentel. The Manila Times Online. Retrieved February 04, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/dalian-refund-p3-8b-pimentel/378115/ Dalian should refund P3.8B – Pimentel BY BERNADETTE E. TAMAYO ON February 04, 2018 THE Dalian Locomotive and Rolling Stocks Co., which supplied 48 train coaches for the Metro Rail Transit-3 (MRT-3), must refund … Continue reading

Poe renews call for jailing of Abaya over unusable trains | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Rosales, A. (2018, February 05). Poe renews call for jailing of Abaya over unusable trains. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 05, 2018 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/poe-renews-call-for-jailing-of-abaya-over-unusable-trains Poe renews call for jailing of Abaya over unusable trains Written by  Angie M. Rosales – Monday, 05 February 2018 Sen. Grace Poe yesterday reiterated … Continue reading

LP headed for coalition split | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

LP headed for coalition split | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Source: http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/lp-headed-for-coalition-split retrieved on July 15, 2015 from The Daily Tribune website Written by Tribune Wires Wednesday, 15 July 2015 00:00 PALACE PREPARED FOR WORST POLL SCENARIO Liberal Party leaders portrayed a united front yesterday after the reported statement of Speaker … Continue reading

Senate probers eye APT, Abaya as culprits in MRT mess | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Senate probers eye APT, Abaya as culprits in MRT mess | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Source: http://www.tribune.net.ph/metro/senate-probers-eye-apt-abaya-as-culprits-in-mrt-mess retrieved on February 23, 2015 from The Daily Tribune website Written by Angie M. Rosales Monday, 23 February 2015 00:00 Senate probers are set to recommend the accountability of the maintenace provider of Metro … Continue reading

DoTC chief mulling to quit early to run in Congress | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

DoTC chief mulling to quit early to run in Congress | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Source: http://www.tribune.net.ph/metro/dotc-chief-mulling-to-quit-early-to-run-in-congress retrieved on February 9, 2015 from The Daily Tribune website Written by Ed Velasco Sunday, 08 February 2015 00:00 Transportation and Communications Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya is mulling to go back to politics when … Continue reading

138 lawmakers showered with P8.8B from DAP

138 lawmakers showered with P8.8B from DAP By Gil C. Cabacungan |Philippine Daily Inquirer 1:31 am | Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 Source: http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/640266/138-lawmakers-showered-with-p8-8b-from-dap MANILA, Philippines–The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) has identified 22 senators and 116 representatives, mostly members of the ruling Liberal Party (LP) and administration allies, who were showered allocations amounting to … Continue reading

No progress on PPP projects, admits DoTC chief | The Daily Tribune

No progress on PPP projects, admits DoTC chief | The Daily Tribune Written by Ed Velasco Tuesday, 19 March 2013 00:00 The Aquino administration has failed to advance its public-private partnership (PPP) scheme halfway through its term as one of President Aquino’s officials in charge of at least six big PPP programs practically conceded that … Continue reading

UNA to LP: Stop pitting Noy vs Binay | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

UNA to LP: Stop pitting Noy vs Binay | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Written by Gerry Baldo Tuesday, 05 February 2013 00:00 The United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) today said it was “amused” with the Liberal Party’s “confused color branding” for the senatorial elections. Reacting to the comment made by LP acting … Continue reading

UNA scores LP’s policy on common bets as too harsh, unkind | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

UNA scores LP’s policy on common bets as too harsh, unkind | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Written by  Charlie V. Manalo Wednesday, 23 January 2013 00:00 The United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) yesterday scored the policy of the Liberal Party (LP)  to snub “common candidates” joining UNA campaign sorties, describing it as … Continue reading

UNA vows to oppose gov’t ‘corporatization’ | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

UNA vows to oppose gov’t ‘corporatization’ | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Written by  Admin Tuesday, 22 January 2013 00:00 The United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) is focused on running a clean campaign this election season but would not hesitate to go to the streets to oppose anti-poor programs of the Aquino administration. … Continue reading

House fast-tracks okay of election year budget | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

House fast-tracks okay of election year budget | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor * Written by Gerry Baldo * Monday, 15 October 2012 00:00 The proposed P2.006 trillion budget of the Aquino administration for 2013, an election year, is expected to get the House of Representatives’ approval today despite some contentious provisions … Continue reading

Solid North backs Singson, not Abaya, on sin tax | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Solid North backs Singson, not Abaya, on sin tax | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. By Charlie V. Manalo 03/19/2012 Contrary to the pronouncement they made earlier this week, Northern Luzon congressmen yesterday bared they stand united in rejecting the Department of Finance’s (DoF) version of the so-called “sin tax” bill sponsored … Continue reading

Ilocos region bloc to vote against sin tax reform bill | MALAYA Business Insight News Online

Ilocos region bloc to vote against sin tax reform bill | MALAYA Business Insight News Online. MONDAY MARCH 19, 2012 PHILIPPINES The Northern Alliance bloc (NLA) at the House of Representatives will vote against the sin tax reform bill as it would displace tobacco farmers and distillery workers in the region. The bloc led by … Continue reading

Support fund, yes, but how? | MALAYA Business Insight News Online

Support fund, yes, but how? | MALAYA Business Insight News Online. THURSDAY MARCH 15, 2012 PHILIPPINES THE Department of Finance (DOF) appears to be usurping the powers of the House of Representatives when it said the unitary excise tax will provide a support fund of P4.5 billion for tobacco farmers. The amount is equivalent to … Continue reading

Benefits of tax change cited | MALAYA Business Insight News Online

Benefits of tax change cited | MALAYA Business Insight News Online. BY ANGELA CELIS THURSDAY MARCH 01, 2012 PHILIPPINES THE excise tax proposal, which seeks the removal of “annex D” or the classification of cigarette brands into old and new, will benefit tobacco farmers as it will give them a chance to sell their products … Continue reading

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