Hog industry backs ban on Luzon pork | The Manila Times

Reference: Gomez, E. J. (2019, October 16). Hog industry backs ban on Luzon pork. The Manila Times. Retrieved October 16, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/2019/10/16/news/national/hog-industry-backs-ban-on-luzon-pork/632659/ Hog industry backs ban on Luzon pork By EIREENE JAIREE GOMEZ October 16, 2019 THE Samahang Industriya ng Agrikultura (Sinag) backed the ban on pork products from Luzon imposed by several provinces … Continue reading

Villar wants GSIS coverage for barangay officials | The Manila Times

Reference: Ismael, J. J. (2019, August 23). Villar wants GSIS coverage for barangay officials. The Manila Times. Retrieved August 23, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/villar-wants-gsis-coverage-for-barangay-officials/604392/ Villar wants GSIS coverage for barangay officials By JAVIER J. ISMAEL August 23, 2019 SEN. Cynthia Villar has filed a bill seeking Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) coverage for barangay (village) officials.

Water firms cheat public | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Lozada, C. (2019, July 13). Water firms cheat public. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/13/water-firms-cheat-public/ Water firms cheat public By Chito Lozada – July 13, 2019 12:06 AM Fools’ row Water services in Metro Manila do not impress the President who said the private concessionaires have been hoodwinking … Continue reading

Fleeing IP get assistance | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Wakefield, F. (2019, July 08). Fleeing IP get assistance. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/08/fleeing-ip-get-assistance/ Fleeing IP get assistance By Francis Wakefield – July 8, 2019 12:17 AM Members of the military, police and local government units (LGU) delivered relief assistance to displaced indigenous people (IP) in Victoria, Oriental … Continue reading

CabSecs fan out for dev’t | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, July 07). CabSecs fan out for dev’t. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/07/cabsecs-fan-out-for-devt/ CabSecs fan out for dev’t By Kristina Maralit – July 7, 2019 12:05 AM The final half of the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte would have the strong involvement of Cabinet members based … Continue reading

Senators agree to 12, not 9, as age of criminal liability | Inquirer News

Reference: Avendaño, C. & Salaverria, L. (2019, January 25). Senators agree to 12, not 9, as age of criminal liability. Inquirer.net. Retrieved January 25, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1077301/senators-agree-to-12-not-9-as-age-of-criminal-liability Senators agree to 12, not 9, as age of criminal liability By: Christine O. Avendaño, Leila B. Salaverria – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:32 AM January 25, … Continue reading

Solons ask DOTr to involve local government in Bulacan airport project » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2018, August 18). Solons ask DOTr to involve local government in Bulacan airport project. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved August 22, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/08/18/solons-ask-dotr-to-involve-local-government-in-bulacan-airport-project/ Solons ask DOTr to involve local government in Bulacan airport project Published August 18, 2018, 10:20 AM By Charissa Luci-Atienza Lawmakers have urged the Department of Transportation (DOTr) to involve … 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

Lawmaker pushes abolition of Road Board | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Tolentino, M. (2018, July 26). Lawmaker pushes abolition of Road Board. The Manila Times Online. Retrieved July 26, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/lawmaker-pushes-abolition-of-road-board/423259/ Lawmaker pushes abolition of Road Board BY MA. REINA LEANNE TOLENTINO, TMT ON JULY 26, 2018 Valenzuela City first district Rep. Wes Gatchalian on Wednesday renewed his call to abolish the Road Board after … Continue reading

DBM to appeal ruling on LGU share from national taxes | Inquirer News

Reference: de Vera, Ben O. (2018, July 26). DBM to appeal ruling on LGU share from national taxes. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 26, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1014510/dbm-to-appeal-ruling-on-lgu-share-from-national-taxes DBM to appeal ruling on LGU share from national taxes Philippine Daily Inquirer / 06:00 AM July 26, 2018 The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) said it would appeal … Continue reading

Hidden agenda in fast charter change | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Kritz, B. (2018, July 19). Hidden agenda in fast charter change. The Manila Times Online. Retrieved July 19, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/hidden-agenda-in-fast-charter-change/421025/ Hidden agenda in fast charter change BY BEN KRITZ, TMT ON JULY 19, 2018 LAST week, the Supreme Court finally ruled on a case filed in 2012 by a group of local government officials … Continue reading

LGUs urged to craft guidelines on class suspension – SUNSTAR

Reference: Peralta-Malonzo, T. A. (2018, July 19). LGUs urged to craft guidelines on class suspension. SunStar. Retrieved July 19, 2018 from https://www.sunstar.com.ph/article/1753427/Manila/Local-News/LGUs-urged-to-craft-guidelines-on-class-suspension LGUs urged to craft guidelines on class suspension July 18, 2018 THE Interior and Local Government (DILG) urged on Wednesday, July 18, the local government units (LGU) to enact their own ordinances that … Continue reading

Amid slays, PNP junks additional escorts for LGUs | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. (2018, July 09). Amid slays, PNP junks additional escorts for LGUs. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 09, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/270036/amid-slays-pnp-junks-additional-escorts-for-lgus.html Amid slays, PNP junks additional escorts for LGUs posted July 09, 2018 at 01:45 am by Rey E. Requejo Legazpi City—Philippine National Police Director General Oscar Albayalde rejected calls Sunday to provide additional police … Continue reading

SC rules LGUs’ ‘just share’ to be sourced from all national taxes

Reference: Hachero, A. (2018, July 05). SC rules LGUs’ ‘just share’ to be sourced from all national taxes. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 05, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/sc-rules-lgus%E2%80%99-%E2%80%98just-share%E2%80%99-be-sourced-all-national-taxes SC rules LGUs’ ‘just share’ to be sourced from all national taxes July 05, 2018 THE Supreme Court has ruled the “just share” of local government units (LGUs) … Continue reading

Neophyte solon seeks to institutionalize integrated urban agriculture, vertical farming » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2018, May 8). Neophyte solon seeks to institutionalize integrated urban agriculture, vertical farming. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved May 10, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/05/08/neophyte-solon-seeks-to-institutionalize-integrated-urban-agriculture-vertical-farming/ Neophyte solon seeks to institutionalize integrated urban agriculture, vertical farming Published May 8, 2018, 12:42 PM By Charissa Luci-Atienza A neophyte lawmaker has cited the need to institutionalize integrated urban agriculture … Continue reading

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