The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) must review its list of beneficiaries under the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) to ensure that they are really "in dire need" of government assistance.
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Beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program have slammed Agriculture Secretary Manny Piñol for proposing the conversion of the cash dole-out into a livelihood assistance initiative for farmers.
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Senator Bam Aquino on Thursday urged the government to ensure that financial assistance for the poor through the conditional cash transfer (CCT) program would be implemented by the time higher taxes, through the Tax Reform Acceleration and…
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Former Social Welfare Secretary Judy Taguiwalo has denied President Rodrigo Duterte's allegation she gave money from the government's Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) program to the New People's Army (NPA).
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The Senate approved on third and final reading last Monday the P 3.35 trillion proposed national budget for 2017, with 20 affirmative votes, no negative vote and no abstention.
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President Benigno Aquino III’s term might have its fair share of hits and misses, but the Chief Executive believes he did his best to make the government “for others” in the last six years.
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Liberal Party vice chair for political affairs Caloocan Rep. Edgar Erice took a swipe recently at Vice President Jejomar Binay’s efforts to help the poor by saying it reeks of traditional politics (trapo). In a press briefing attended by…
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Kris Aquino took the opportunity to remind the public of what an exemplary leader her brother, President Benigno Aquino III is, during the graduation rites of the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) program’s youth beneficiaries on Thursday.…
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Malacañang’s plan for a multibillion-peso increase in the Conditional Cash Transfer Program (CCT) budget for 2016 might be more for the benefit of administration candidates than the poor, members of the minority bloc in the House of…