The Department of Finance (DOF) on Wednesday said it was seeking final guidance from economic managers on President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s openness to suspend excise tax on oil products.
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Walang blackmail! DOF claims China not demanding WPS deal as quid pro quo for delayed $24B in loans,…
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The Department of Finance (DOF) on Wednesday denied that China has delayed the release of billions in promised grants and aid to the Philippine because of President Rodrigo Duterte's reluctance to sign a join exploration deal in the West…
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It would be better for Congress to delay the passage of TRABAHO bill (Tax Reform for Attracting Better and High-quality Opportunities) if it would only cause "job losses."
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President Rodrigo Duterte must "listen" to Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez rather than National Food Authority (NFA) Administrator Jason Aquino in finding solutions to rice crisis and soaring inflation.
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The country’s economic managers are urging President Rodrigo Duterte to “further simplify and streamline” steps in securing rice-import permits with the National Food Authority (NFA).
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Senator Win Gatchalian on Wednesday called on the Department of Finance (DoF) to create a multi-agency task force that would cushion the effects of rising inflation in the country.
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Department of Finance spokesperson Paola Alvarez takes after her father, ousted House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, in making light of threats that have a chance to be real.
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The daughter of ousted House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez may be disbarred for posting a photo of herself with the mace of the House of Representatives on the day allies of Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo staged a leadership coup.
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Senators are still half-hearted on the second tranche of the administration’s tax reform program, even if President Rodrigo Duterte prodded Congress during his State of the Nation Address (SONA) to pass it by the end of the year.
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A bill cutting the number of exemptions to the Value-Added Tax may be the solution to address rising costs of living due to inflation and other factors, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Sunday.
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Senator Koko Pimentel on Saturday urged the Department of Finance (DoF) to take "second look" at the implementation of the Tax Reform Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Law.
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Pump prices of diesel and gasoline have increased by as much as 30 percent or at least P10 in some parts of the Visayas since the implementation of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) law, Sen. Grace Poe on Friday said.
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The government is aiming to promote a more competitive and transparent business environment by seeking the approval of the second tax reform package. Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III has called for the passage of second Tax Reform…
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Senator Bam Aquino on Saturday described as "baseless" the claim of the Department of Finance (DoF) that funds for free college education and salary hike of uniformed personnel will be affected if the tax reform program is suspended.
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Senate economic affairs committee chair Win Gatchalian refuted claims of government economists that the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) is not to blame for the increase in the prices of goods.
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President Rodrigo Duterte hails Senator Leila de Lima for making order prohibiting foreigners from joining local rallies
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The National Food Authority (NFA) Council has become a weak body with the creation of an Executive Council Committee (Execom) that will be in charge of auctioning permits for rice importation, Politiko has learned.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the creation of an oversight committee to consolidate government efforts for the impending entry of a third player in the telecommunications industry.
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The National ID bill is likely to become a law before the prospective impeachment trial of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Tuesday.
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Customs chief Isidro Lapeña admitted Monday (March 12) that officials in the bureau still receive payola, or “tara.”
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The Department of Finance has denied President Rodrigo Duterte's allegation that bilyonaryo Lucio Tan owes the government P30 billion in unpaid taxes.