Floating solar project started in Magat Dam | Manila Standard

Reference: Bacud, J. M. (2019, July 02). Floating solar project started in Magat Dam. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 03, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/lgu/luzon/298785/floating-solar-project-started-in-magat-dam.html Floating solar project started in Magat Dam posted July 02, 2019 at 10:20 pm by Jessica M. Bacud Ramon, Isabela—Renewable energy company SN Aboitiz Power-Magat has switched on the 200-kilowatt pilot floating solar project here, … Continue reading

Duterte signs free irrigation law | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Villanueva, Ralph U. and Panti, Llanesca T. (2018, February 10). Duterte signs free irrigation law. The Manila Times. Retrieved February 12, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/duterte-signs-free-irrigation-law/379331/ Duterte signs free irrigation law | The Manila Times Online BY RALPH U. VILLANUEVA AND LLANESCA T. PANTI ON FEBRUARY 10, 2018 PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has signed Republic Act (RA) … Continue reading

Recto makes vigorous push for irrigation bill | Manila Standard

Reference: Manila Standard. (2018, January 21). Recto makes vigorous push for irrigation bill. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved January 22, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/256856/recto-makes-vigorous-push-for-irrigation-bill.html Recto makes vigorous push for irrigation bill posted January 21, 2018 at 10:22 pm by Manila Standard Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto said the signing of the free irrigation bill—which has been on President … Continue reading

The Daily Tribune News – House moves to avert water, sewerage crisis

Reference: Tribune Wires. (2017, September 24). House moves to avert water, sewerage crisis. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved September 25, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/nation/house-moves-to-avert-water-sewerage-crisis House moves to avert water, sewerage crisis Written by Tribune Wires Sunday, 24 September 2017 00:00 In the face of a bleak potable water and sewerage scenario forecasted for … Continue reading

13 bills tagged as urgent | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Malaya Business Insight. (2017, July 17). 13 bills tagged as urgent. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 17, 2017 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/business/13-bills-tagged-urgent 13 bills tagged as urgent June 17, 2017 The Legislative-Executive Development Advisory Council Executive Committee (LEDAC-ExCom) has identified rice tariffication and 12 other legislative agenda as urgent in its first meeting under the Duterte administration … Continue reading

Tariff on imported rice among Ledac priority bills | Inquirer News

Reference: De Vera, B. O. (2017, July 17). Tariff on imported rice among Ledac priority bills. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 17, 2017 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/914467/tariff-on-imported-rice-among-ledac-priority-bills Tariff on imported rice among Ledac priority bills Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:31 AM July 17, 2017 The Legislative-Executive Development Advisory Council (Ledac) executive committee is pushing for a tariff on imported rice as … Continue reading

House approves free irrigation for farmers | The Philippine Star

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2017, June 14). House approves free irrigation for farmers. The Philippine Star. Retrieved June 14, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/06/14/1709869/house-approves-free-irrigation-farmers House approves free irrigation for farmers By Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) | Updated June 14, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines – The House of Representatives has approved on third and final reading a measure … Continue reading

‘2.4 M hectares of farmland still without irrigation’ | PhilStar

‘2.4 M hectares of farmland still without irrigation’ | PhilStar By: Jess Diaz The Philippine Star Updated May 22, 2017 – 12:00am Source: Diaz, J. (2017, May 22). ‘2.4 M hectares of farmland still without irrigation’. PhilStar. Retrieved May 22, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/05/22/1702375/2.4-m-hectares-farmland-still-without-irrigation MANILA, Philippines – Camarines Sur Rep. Luis Raymund Villafuerte lamented yesterday that … Continue reading

Swift move hailed as ‘act of leadership’ | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Swift move hailed as ‘act of leadership’ | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Written by Tribune Wires Wednesday, 05 April 2017 By Angie M. Rosales, Gerry Baldo and Charlie V. Manalo Reference: Rosales, A. M., Baldo, G. and Manalo, C. V. (2017, April 05). Swift move hailed as ‘act of leadership’. The Daily … Continue reading

Bongbong for DILG? | Malaya Business Insight

Bongbong for DILG? | Malaya Business Insight By: WENDELL VIGILIA with JP LOPEZ Malaya Business Insight April 05, 2017 Reference: Vigilia, W. & Lopez, J.P. (2017, April 05). Bongbong for DILG?. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved April 05, 2017 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/bongbong-dilg VICE President Leni Robredo and at least two opposition lawmakers yesterday said the sacking of … Continue reading

Lawmaker wants DoTr to explain ‘anomaly’ in Bicol airport bidding | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Lawmaker wants DoTr to explain ‘anomaly’ in Bicol airport bidding | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Source: Manalo, C. V. (2017, February 16). Lawmaker wants DoTr to explain ‘anomaly’ in Bicol airport bidding. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 16, 2016 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/nation/lawmaker-wants-dotr-to-explain-anomaly-in-bicol-airport-bidding Written by Charlie V. Manalo Thursday, 16 February 2017 00:00 A … Continue reading

Bohol lawmaker refiles free irrigation bill

Bohol lawmaker refiles free irrigation bill | mb.com.ph | Philippine News by Charissa Luci July 20, 2016 (updated) Source: Luci, C. (2016, July 20). Bohol lawmaker refiles free irrigation bill. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved July 21, 2016 from http://www.mb.com.ph/bohol-lawmaker-refiles-free-irrigation-bill/ Former Agriculture Secretary-turned-Bohol Rep. Arthur Yap has refiled a measure seeking the establishment of a free irrigation … Continue reading

House bill scraps irrigation fees | The Standard | Defining The News

House bill scraps irrigation fees | The Standard | Defining The News By: Maricel Cruz The Standard | Defining The News July 17, 2016 at 12:01 am Source: Cruz, M. (2016, July 17). House bill scraps irrigation fees. The Standard. Retrieved July 18, 2016 from http://thestandard.com.ph/news/-main-stories/210908/house-bill-scraps-irrigation-fees.html A PARTY-LIST lawmaker has filed a bill abolishing the … Continue reading

[English] National Address of President Aquino on the Supreme Court’s decision on DAP | Official Gazette of the Republic of the Philippines

[English] National Address of President Aquino on the Supreme Court’s decision on DAP | Official Gazette of the Republic of the Philippines. Source: http://www.gov.ph/2014/07/14/english-national-address-of-president-aquino-on-the-supreme-courts-decision-on-dap/ Published: July 14, 2014. National address of His Excellency Benigno S. Aquino III President of the Philippines On the filing of a Motion for Reconsideration on the Supreme Court’s decision on … Continue reading

8 lawmakers support controversial megadam

8 lawmakers support controversial megadam By Nestor P. Burgos Jr. Inquirer Visayas 12:06 am | Monday, June 9th, 2014 Source: http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/609538/8-lawmakers-support-controversial-megadam ILOILO CITY—Legislators from Iloilo and Guimaras provinces have thrown their support for a controversial P11-billion mega-dam project that is being opposed by environmental and other groups. In a joint manifesto issued on June 6, … Continue reading

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