Chambers pitch concerns to Congress | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 18). Chambers pitch concerns to Congress. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/chambers-pitch-concerns-to-congress/ Chambers pitch concerns to Congress By Charmaine A. Tadalan, Reporter – July 18, 2019 | 12:31 am LEGISLATIVE measures that will open the country to more foreign investments, increase jobs and further reform the tax system top … Continue reading

Salceda vows to push DDR | Manila Standard

Reference: Manila Standard. (2019, July 08). Salceda vows to push DDR. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/lgu/ncr/299283/salceda-vows-to-push-ddr-trabaho-bills.html Salceda vows to push DDR posted July 08, 2019 at 09:30 pm by Manila Standard Albay Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda has vowed to push as priority measures in the 18th Congress bills creating the Department of Disaster Resilience and … Continue reading

Finance chief seeks to assure new lawmakers on tax reform | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. (2019, July 02). Finance chief seeks to assure new lawmakers on tax reform. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/finance-chief-seeks-to-assure-new-lawmakers-on-tax-reform/ Finance chief seeks to assure new lawmakers on tax reform By Charmaine A. Tadalan, Reporter – July 2, 2019 | 12:31 am ‘The message from the electorate is that if the tax reform is … Continue reading

Romualdez pushes Duterte reforms | Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, R. N. (2019, June 03). Romualdez pushes Duterte reforms. Manila Standard. Retrieved June 03, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/296313/romualdez-pushes-duterte-reforms.html Romualdez pushes Duterte reforms posted June 03, 2019 at 01:20 am by Rio N. Araja Leyte Representative-elect Martin Romualdez on Sunday called on his fellow lawmakers to support President Rodrigo Duterte’s efforts to pursue structural reforms … Continue reading

Congress resumes sessions | Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Torregoza, H. & Luci-Atienza, C. (2019, May 20). Congress resumes sessions. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved May 20, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/05/20/congress-resumes-sessions/ Congress resumes sessions By Hannah Torregoza and Charissa Luci-Atienza , MB ON MAY 20, 2019 Both houses of Congress resume their sessions today in a bid to approve several pro-people measures in nine days before the … Continue reading

DICT sticks to May target in naming third telco player | BusinessWorld

Reference: Marcelo, P. P. C.(2018, March 6). DICT sticks to May target in naming third telco player. BusinessWorld. Retrieved February 14, 2018 from http://bworldonline.com/dict-sticks-may-target-naming-third-telco-player/ DICT sticks to May target in naming third telco player March 6, 2018 | 6:43 pm The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) said it will retain its target of naming … Continue reading

Transport group leader to face new charges over strikes | BusinessWorld

Reference: Marcelo, P. P. C. (2018, February 19). Transport group leader to face new charges over strikes. BusinessWorld. Retrieved February 20, 2018 from http://bworldonline.com/transport-group-leader-face-new-charges-strikes/”>Transport group leader to face new charges over strikes/ Transport group leader to face new charges over strikes February 19, 2018 | 11:39 pm THE GOVERNMENT will file a new case against … Continue reading

Bill to allow foreigners to own public utilities | Inquirer News

Reference: Yap, D. J. (2017, September 09). Bill to allow foreigners to own public utilities. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 11, 2017 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/929077/philippine-news-updates-public-utilities-foreign-ownership-constitution Bill to allow foreigners to own public utilities By: DJ Yap – Reporter / @deejayapINQPhilippine Daily Inquirer / 07:08 AM September 09, 2017 The House of Representatives has quietly passed a bill that will purportedly … Continue reading

Salceda says approved Public Service Act amendments to boost investments| The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Tribune Wires. (2017, September 4). Salceda says approved Public Service Act amendments to boost investments. The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved September 4, 2017 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/metro/salceda-says-approved-public-service-act-amendments-to-boost-investments Salceda says approved Public Service Act amendments to boost investments Written by  Tribune Wires Sunday, 03 September 2017 The House of Representatives approved last Tuesday House … Continue reading

Congress leaders meet to unite agenda – Manila Standard

Reference: Araja, Rio N. (2017, July 27). Congress leaders meet to unite agenda. manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 1, 2017, 2017 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/242914/congress-leaders-meet-to-unite-agenda.html Congress leaders meet to unite agenda posted July 27, 2017 at 12:01 am by Rio N. Araja Ilocos Norte Rep. Rodolfo Fariñas said on Wednesday leaders of the Senate and Congress have met to … 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

Malacañang backs higher foreign ownership in utilities, says Pernia | Business, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Reference: Valencia, C. (2017, July 13). Malacañang backs higher foreign ownership in utilities, says Pernia. The Philippine Star. Retrieved July 13, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/business/2017/07/13/1718928/malacanang-backs-higher-foreign-ownership-utilities-says-pernia Malacañang backs higher foreign ownership in utilities, says Pernia By Czeriza Valencia (The Philippine Star) | Updated July 13, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines – Amid an ongoing review of the … Continue reading

Telecom law too old; Security Bank award | The Standard | Defining The News

Telecom law too old; Security Bank award | The Standard | Defining The News By: Ray S. Eñano The Standard | Defining The News July 27, 2016 at 10:45 pm Source: Eñano, R. S. (2016, July 27). Telecom law too old; Security Bank award. The Standard. Retrieved July 28, 2016 from http://thestandard.com.ph/business/business-columns/ray-s-e-ano/211727/telecom-law-too-old-security-bank-award.html The slow internet … Continue reading

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