President Rodrigo Duterte has signed an executive order creating a national task force that would address the communist insurgency in the country.
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The economic managers must yearly update the Filipino people on the country's debt and finance conditions through the so-called "Utang sa Bayan" report.
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Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos on Monday took up the cudgels in behalf of the poverty-stricken tobacco farmers of Northern Luzon by appealing to Congress to refrain from further increasing excise taxes on tobacco products.
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World crude prices have been on a downward trend in recent weeks, fueling expectations that prices would not breach the $80 per barrel in the remaining months of the year, the country’s top energy official said.
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A day before the fifth anniversary of the onslaught of super typhoon “Yolanda,” Malacanang on Wednesday urged the Filipino people to “join hands” to achieve a “more adaptive and disaster-resilient” Philippines.
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Senator Sonny Angara deplored on Wednesday the bureaucratic red tape that forced authorities to destroy donations for supertyphoon Yolanda victims that had already expired.
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Malacanang has attributed the country’s steady inflation to the efforts taken by the government to promptly reduce inflation.
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Senator Win Gatchalian is urging the government to speed up the implementation of the fuel marking scheme under the TRAIN Law or Republic Act No. 10963 to plug revenue leakages such as oil smuggling.
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There is no reason or basis to call for Department of Finance (DOF) Secretary Carlos “Sonny” Dominguez III’s resignation, according to Malacañang.
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President Rodrigo Duterte had long been planning to assign Customs chief Isidro Lapeña to the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA), Malacanang said on Friday.
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Jeep drivers and operators will only get P10,000 under the administration’s Pantawid Pasada Program due to the impending suspension of the second tranche of fuel excise taxes in January 2019, the Department of Finance (DOF) announced.
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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.
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.