Less hurdles seen for other tax reforms | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 17). Less hurdles seen for other tax reforms. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/less-hurdles-seen-for-other-tax-reforms/ Less hurdles seen for other tax reforms July 17, 2019 | 12:33 am THE GOVERNMENT is confident the remaining packages of its tax reform program will encounter less obstacles in the 18th Congress that convenes … Continue reading

Senior citizens bill sent to Malacañang | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, July 01). Senior citizens bill sent to Malacañang. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/298697/senior-citizens-bill-sent-to-malaca-ang.html Senior citizens bill sent to Malacañang posted July 01, 2019 at 10:20 pm by Maricel Cruz The House of Representatives is now awaiting the approval and signature of President Rodrigo Duterte on the proposed “National Commission … Continue reading

Strike 3 and you’re out for Taguiwalo | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Lopez, J., Montemayor, J. (2017, August 17 ). Strike 3 and you’re out for Taguiwalo. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 17, 2017 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/strike-3-and-you%E2%80%99re-out-taguiwalo Strike 3 and you’re out for Taguiwalo August 17, 2017 THE Commission on Appointments (CA) yesterday rejected the appointment of Social Welfare Secretary Judy Taguiwalo after more than a year in … Continue reading

Senators okay bill on mental health services | Malaya Business Insight

Senators okay bill on mental health services | Malaya Business Insight By JP LOPEZ May 03, 2017 Lopez, JP. (2017, May 03). Senators okay bill on mental health services . Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved May 3, 2017 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/senators-okay-bill-mental-health-services WITH all 19 senators present voting affirmatively, the Senate yesterday approved on third and final reading … Continue reading

Senate, House OK bills postponing brgy polls | The Manila Times Online

Senate, House OK bills postponing brgy polls | The Manila Times Online BY JEFFERSON ANTIPORDA AND LLANESCA T. PANTI ON SEPTEMBER 14, 2016 THE Senate and the House of Representatives on Tuesday approved measures postponing the barangay (village) and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) or youth council elections scheduled next month, virtually extending the terms of incumbent … Continue reading

Palace forms ad hoc panel on FOI | The Standard | Defining The News

Palace forms ad hoc panel on FOI | The Standard | Defining The News By: John Paolo Bencito The Standard | Defining The News July 29, 2016 at 12:01 am Source: Bencito, J. P. (2016, July 29). Palace forms ad hoc panel on FOI. The Standard. Retrieved August 01, 2016 from http://thestandard.com.ph/news/-main-stories/top-stories/211829/palace-forms-ad-hoc-panel-on-foi.html MALACAñANG on Thursday … Continue reading

Using AMLC in politics to affect RP relation with FATF | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Using AMLC in politics to affect RP relation with FATF | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Source: http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/using-amlc-in-politics-to-affect-rp-relation-with-fatf retrieved on May 14, 2015 from The Daily Tribune website Written by Tribune Wires Thursday, 14 May 2015 00:00 A member of the House of Representatives yesterday warned the media leakage of an alleged … Continue reading

Angara to file bill of rights for new graduates if elected

Angara to file bill of rights for new graduates if elected By Roel Pareño (The Philippine Star) | Updated March 27, 2013 – 12:00am ISABELA CITY, Basilan, Philippines – Senatorial candidate Juan Edgardo Angara plans to file a Bill of Rights for New Graduates if he is elected. In his keynote address at the graduation rites … Continue reading

Administration campaign losing steam — UNA | The Daily Tribune

Administration campaign losing steam — UNA | The Daily Tribune Written by Tribune Thursday, 07 March 2013 00:00 Although it has been barely a month into the campaign, United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) secretary general Navotas Rep. Toby Tiangco said the campaign of the Liberal Party (LP) coalition is fast losing steam and has been showing … Continue reading

SC blocks Cybercrime law | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

SC blocks Cybercrime law | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Written by Benjamin B. Pulta Wednesday, 06 February 2013 00:00 A minor victory of sorts was achieved by the petitioners against the Cybercrime Prevention Act when an indefinite extension was handed down yesterday by the Supreme Court (SC) on the four-month restraining … Continue reading

Aurora solon seeks backing for bill on campus safety

Aurora solon seeks backing for bill on campus safety Philippine Daily Inquirer 11:25 pm | Saturday, January 26th, 2013 Aurora Rep. Edgardo “Sonny” Angara called on fellow legislators to support a bill that would  put in place tighter security on campuses nationwide that was passed at the committee level in  the House of Representatives on  … 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

Comelec blames poll law for allowing early birds | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Comelec blames poll law for allowing early birds | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Written by  TribuneSunday, 20 January 2013 00:00 The Commission on Elections (Comelec) blamed provisions of the Automated Election law for what it claimed yesterday as its hands being tied against going after candidates or political parties who are … Continue reading

Enhanced K-12 basic education | The Manila Bulletin Newspaper Online

More to the Point Enhanced K-12 basic education | The Manila Bulletin Newspaper Online. By DR. FLORANGEL ROSARIO BRAID February 8, 2011, 10:35pm MANILA, Philippines – The debate continues on whether the government should put its limited resources on the Enhanced K-12 Basic Education Program which will add two years to our present 10-year basic … Continue reading

House OKs bill on Chinese New Year holiday

House OKs bill on Chinese New Year holiday By Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) Updated June 18, 2012 12:00 AM  MANILA, Philippines – The House of Representatives has approved on second reading a bill declaring Chinese New Year as a special non-working holiday. Cagayan de Oro City Rep. Rufus Rodriguez, one of the authors of … Continue reading

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