Infra projects to create 1M jobs a year – Bello | The Manila Times

Reference: Depasupil, W. (2019, September 23). Infra projects to create 1M jobs a year – Bello. The Manila Times. Retrieved September 23, 2019 from https://www.manilatimes.net/2019/09/23/news/national/infra-projects-to-create-1m-jobs-a-year-bello/620237/ Infra projects to create 1M jobs a year – Bello By WILLIAM DEPASUPIL, TMT September 23, 2019 Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello 3rd is confident that President Rodrigo Duterte’s goal to … Continue reading

Lawmakers eye road map to fix Edsa traffic mess | Inquirer News

Reference: Yap, D. J. (2019, August 13). Lawmakers eye road map to fix Edsa traffic mess. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved August 13, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1153071/lawmakers-eye-road-map-to-fix-edsa-traffic-mess Lawmakers eye road map to fix Edsa traffic mess House panel aims to reduce volume of vehicles, particularly buses By: DJ Yap – Reporter / @deejayapINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 05:02 AM … Continue reading

DPWH halfway done with Build, Build, Build | Philstar.com

Reference: Servallos, N. J. (2019, July 25). DPWH halfway done with Build, Build, Build. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 25, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/25/1937715/dpwh-halfway-done-build-build-build DPWH halfway done with Build, Build, Build Neil Jayson Servallos (The Philippine Star) – July 25, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Duterte administration’s ambitious infrastructure program may see some big-ticket projects incomplete … 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

NEDA: PH population to double in 4 decades | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Celis, A. & Icamina, P. (2019, July 12). NEDA: PH population to double in 4 decades. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 12, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/neda-ph-population-double-4-decades NEDA: PH population to double in 4 decades BY ANGELA CELIS and PAUL ICAMINA – July 12, 2019 SOCIO-ECONOMIC Secretary Ernesto Pernia yesterday said the country’s population is projected to … Continue reading

Malacañang approves P25-billion Boracay medium-term plan | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. (2019, July 02). Malacañang approves P25-billion Boracay medium-term plan. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/malacanang-approves-p25-billion-boracay-medium-term-plan/ Malacañang approves P25-billion Boracay medium-term plan July 2, 2019 | 10:13 pm ROMMEL REFORMA PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte has approved the Boracay Medium-Term Action Plan, which covers measures for the resort island like enforcement of environmental rules and … Continue reading

Expect EDSA traffic to ease by yearend — DPWH | BusinessWorld

Reference: Valdez, D. (2019, July 02). Expect EDSA traffic to ease by yearend — DPWH. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 03, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/expect-edsa-traffic-to-ease-by-yearend-dpwh/ Expect EDSA traffic to ease by yearend — DPWH By Denise A. Valdez, Reporter – July 2, 2019 | 12:30 am PHILIPPINE STAR/MICHAEL VARCAS THE DEPARTMENT of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) said a significant … Continue reading

Budget replay KO expansion | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Lao, J. (2019, March 14). Budget replay KO expansion. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 14, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/14/budget-replay-ko-expansion/ Budget replay KO expansion By Joshua Lao – March 14, 2019 12:05 AM Economic managers strongly appealed yesterday for an end to the deadlock in this year’s budget, which has been stalled by … Continue reading

OPS for airport proponent | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Bajo, A.J. (2019, March 04). OPS for airport proponent. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved March 05, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/03/04/ops-for-airport-proponent/ OPS for airport proponent By AJ Bajo – March 4, 2019 01:10 AM The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) has issued Aboitiz InfraCapital Inc. (AIC) original proponent status (OPS) for its … Continue reading

House seeks price council’s plan to cushion inflation | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. & Mariano, N. (2018, September 11). House seeks price council’s plan to cushion inflation. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved September 11, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/275237/house-seeks-price-council-s-plan-to-cushion-inflation.html. House seeks price council’s plan to cushion inflation posted September 11, 2018 at 01:30 am by Maricel Cruz and Nathaniel A. Mariano House leaders will ask the National Price Coordinating Council to submit … Continue reading

Bicol inflation: Peñafrancia devotees feel price squeeze | Inquirer News

Reference: Florida, S. (2018, September 11). Bicol inflation: Peñafrancia devotees feel price squeeze. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 11, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1030514/bicol-inflation-penafrancia-devotees-feel-price-squeeze#ixzz5QlmZDknS. Bicol inflation: Peñafrancia devotees feel price squeeze By: Stephanie M. Florida – Reporter / @stephfloridaINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:22 AM September 11, 2018 NAGA CITY—Forget the mouth-watering “caldereta” (beef stew), “pata tim” (stewed pig knuckles) and “menudo” (pork … Continue reading

NEDA chief urges full implementation of RH law | Philstar.com

Reference: Talavera, C. (2018, September 09). NEDA chief urges full implementation of RH law. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 10, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/09/1849870/neda-chief-urges-full-implementation-rh-law#SAeAFHco6ML8tMe2.99 NEDA chief urges full implementation of RH law Catherine Talavera (The Philippine Star) – September 9, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia is urging the full implementation of the Responsible … Continue reading

‘Inflation self-inflicted, not caused by Trump’ | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, P. (2018, September 10). ‘Inflation self-inflicted, not caused by Trump’. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 10, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/10/1850144/inflation-self-inflicted-not-caused-trump. ‘Inflation self-inflicted, not caused by Trump’ Paolo Romero (The Philippine Star) – September 10, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — US President Donald Trump and other global factors should not be blamed for the Philippines’ accelerating inflation, … Continue reading

Economic team sets meet on federalism | Inquirer News

Reference: de Vera, B. (2018, August 27). Economic team sets meet on federalism. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1025175/economic-team-sets-meet-on-federalism Economic team sets meet on federalism By: Ben O. de Vera – Reporter / @bendeveraINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 06:00 AM August 27, 2018 Amid concerns that the fiscal provisions of the draft federal Constitution … Continue reading

Nograles to DBM, DBCC: Revert to old budget system then we’ll talk | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2018, August 13). Nograles to DBM, DBCC: Revert to old budget system then we’ll talk. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 13, 2018 from http://malaya.bayaninetwork.com/business-news/news/nograles-dbm-dbcc-revert-old-budget-system-then-we%E2%80%99ll-talk Nograles to DBM, DBCC: Revert to old budget system then we’ll talk By WENDELL VIGILIA August 13, 2018 THE House of Representatives will resume committee deliberations on the … Continue reading

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