Malacañang on Thursday (January 4) sought to allay concerns about the increase in prices due to the implementation of the tax reform law.
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Senator Win Gatchalian on Wednesday said he has shut out all criticisms against the extension of martial law and instead focused on how the measure would impact on the people of Mindanao.
President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the National Economic and Development Authority Board to "exert utmost efforts" to ease or lift restrictions on foreign ownership on certain areas of investment.
The Senate on Monday approved on third and final reading the Fiscal and Monetary Report Act of 2017, a bill which seeks to require economic managers to appear biannually before a joint congressional oversight panel.
In the days leading up to his second State of the Nation Address (SONA), President Rodrigo Roa Duterte signed Executive Orders (EOs) on July 17 that raised private and government workers' funeral benefits and streamlined the rules on…
Konting tiis na lang po – Tugade tells Pinoys after failing miserably in promise to solve traffic in…
Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade is asking for more patience from Filipino motorists and commuters as traffic has worsened in the 12 months since he took over his post in July.
Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon has slammed National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Chair Ernesto Pernia for looking down on lawmakers on the issue of taxation.
Malacanang assured the public that there is nothing to get worried about the potential loss of $250 million in grants from the European Union, mostly for impoverished Muslim communities, because the Philippines can now stand on its own two…
The Department of National Defense (DND) failed to fully implement its gender and development (GAD) program in 2016, having implemented only 15 of its 32 programmed activities, state auditors said.
The National Youth Commission (NYC) in 2016 implemented a measly 0.18 percent or P170,181.85 of its total P91.109 million budget for its gender and development (GAD) program, falling short of the required five percent, state auditors said.…
Kabataan Party-list Rep. Sarah Elago believes that President Rodrigo Duterte has practically abandoned his campaign promise to end contractualization in the Philippines.
Presidential bet Grace Poe said she felt like she was going against one of the villains in Fernando Poe Jr.'s movies in her court battle to remain in the 2016 race.
Will the House of Representatives indeed find so-called pork barrel funds in the P3.002-trillion national budget for 2016? The House Committee on Appropriations is to start on Monday the scrutiny of the budget, starting with a…