Manila solon corrects CA vote report | Inquirer News

Manila solon corrects CA vote report By: DJ Yap – Reporter / @deejayapINQPhilippine Daily Inquirer / 12:10 AM May 05, 2017 Reference: Yap, D. J. (2017, May 05). Manila solon corrects CA vote report. Retrieved May 8, 2017 from Manila Rep. Rosenda Ann Ocampo said on Thursday she voted “yes” to confirm Gina Lopez as … Continue reading

Gina out as DENR chief | PhilStar

Gina out as DENR chief | PhilStar By: Paolo Romero The Philippine Star Updated May 4, 2017 – 12:00am Source: Romero, P. (2017, May 04). Gina out as DENR chief. PhilStar. Retrieved May 04, 2017 from MANILA, Philippines – Less than an hour before the Commission on Appointments (CA) convened in plenary, individual lawmakers … Continue reading

Belmonte, GMA lead 100 House returnees

Belmonte, GMA lead 100 House returnees By Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) | Updated May 11, 2016 – 12:00am Source: Diaz, J. (2016, May 11). Belmonte, GMA lead 100 House returnees. The Philippine Star. Retrieved May 11, 2016 from MANILA, Philippines – Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. and former president and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria … Continue reading

Bill penalizing refusal to give child support pushed

Bill penalizing refusal to give child support pushed By Rosette Adel ( | Updated November 8, 2015 – 2:07pm Retrieved from MANILA, Philippines – A lawmaker filed a bill to make parents who refuse or fail to provide legal child support suffer legal consequences. Manila Rep. Rosenda Ocampo, also vice chair of the House … Continue reading

Base take-home pay for workers pushed

Base take-home pay for workers pushed By Maricel Cruz | Jun. 22, 2014 at 12:01am Source: A PROPOSAL has been filed at the House of Representatives seeking a P5,000 minimum monthly take-home pay for government employees after authorized deductions, to raise the purchasing power of workers and discourage them from taking out more loans. … Continue reading

Moved by congresswomen’s visit, China sees hope in relations with Phl

Moved by congresswomen’s visit, China sees hope in relations with Phl (The Philippine Star) | Updated May 26, 2014 – 12:00am Source: MANILA, Philippines – Vice Minister Chen Fengxiang of the International Department of the Communist Party of China (IDCPC) was visibly moved when he faced the all-women congressional delegation from the Philippines last … Continue reading

Early childhood care law awaits Aquino’s approval

Early childhood care law awaits Aquino’s approval By Paolo Romero (The Philippine Star) | Updated April 1, 2013 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines – The proposed Early Years Act (EYA), which seeks to implement a system of boosting the physical and mental development of young children, awaits the signature of President Aquino. House Bill 6694, or the … Continue reading

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