House Deputy Minority Floor Leader Carlos Zarate has voiced out his concern over several onerous and disadvantageous provisions of the China-funded Kaliwa Dam which cannot be simply ignored by Malacañang.
Bilisan, tapusin na ang Kaliwa dam says Senator Win Gatchalian.
House Assistant Majority Floor Leader Fidel Nograles (Rizal) is seeking a congressional inquiry over the alleged anomalous awarding of the Kaliwa Dam Project (KDP) to a Chinese firm despite inadequate requirements.
Senate Minority Leader Frank Drilon on Wednesday urged concerned agencies to the observe "extreme caution" in implementing President Duterte's directive to review all government contracts and loan agreements.
Vice President Leni Robredo has questioned the government's decision to fund the construction of the Kaliwa Dam through a loan from China instead of letting the private sector do it.
The Kaliwa Dam will double in cost and affect over 1,000 families after Finance Secretary Sonny Dominguez chose to tap Chinese loans instead of a private Japanese company to undertake the construction of Metro Manila's new water source.
Iginiit ng FDC na talo ang taumbayan sa pinasok na kontrata ng gobyerno sa Kaliwa Dam .
Reviving China-Philippines relations is one of the accomplishments that President Duterte that may highlight in his second state-of-the-nation-address (SONA) on Monday.