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‘House to prioritize economic Cha-cha’

The House of Representatives will most likely prioritize changes in the economic provisions of the Constitution over proposed amendments that affect the nation’s political system......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarAug 13th, 2019

‘House to prioritize economic Cha-cha’

The House of Representatives will most likely prioritize changes in the economic provisions of the Constitution over proposed amendments that affect the nation’s political system......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 13th, 2019

Biz groups: Prioritize passing key bills

MORE than a dozen industry organizations and business chambers on Tuesday urged the 18th Congress to prioritize passing several key economic-reform measures to improve the Philippines’ competitiveness and attract more…READ.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 30th, 2019

Duterte strikes down stricter labor contracting rules

PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte (PRRD) has vetoed Senate Bill No. 1826/House Bill No. 6908 or the security of tenure (SoT) measure that would have laid down stricter rules on labor contracting, after top state economic managers and major business groups warned of potential economic repercussions......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 27th, 2019

Duterte strikes down measure tightening labor contracting rules

PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte (PRRD) has vetoed Senate Bill No. 1826/House Bill No. 6908 or the security of tenure (SoT) measure that would have laid down stricter rules on labor contracting, after top state economic managers and major business groups warned of potential economic repercussions......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 26th, 2019

Duterte tells Congress to prioritize Trabaho bill

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte backed his economic managers' proposal to rationalize corporate tax perks under the  Tax Reform for Attracting Better and High-Quality Opportunities (Trabaho)  bill. In his 4th State of the Nation Address on Monday, July 22, he appealed to Congress to pass the Trabaho bill. (READ:  Things you need to know about Trabaho bill ) The Trabaho bill aims to: reduce the corporate ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2019

House, economic managers must be in sync& mdash;Romualdez

House, economic managers must be in sync& mdash;Romualdez.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJun 24th, 2019

Science for change and inclusive growth

  SCIENCE and technology, ably backed by creative research and development, are crucial drivers and propellers for change towards meaning­ful inclusive economic growth and comprehensive national progress. This is what the proposed ‘Science for Change Program (S4CP)’ bill Albay Rep. Joey S. Salceda authored, is all about. The House Commit­tee on Science and Technol­ogy has […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsJun 7th, 2019

Iloilo airport expansion in the works

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo THE proposed expansion of the Iloilo International Airport in Cabatuan, Iloilo only awaits one signature before it can finally be forwarded to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) for further study, according to former president and now House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. Arroyo, who attended the blessing and inauguration of a […] The post Iloilo airport expansion in the works appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMay 30th, 2019

Economy: Death penalty opponents warn of EU trade risks

MEMBERS of the House said they will work when session resume this month to highlight the economic consequences of restoring the death penalty, particularly the expected negative response from the European Union (EU), a major export destination......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJan 3rd, 2017

Trump‘s economic team

The transition team of Donald Trump has been very busy helping the US president-elect vet the potential members of his White House staff and Cabinet, startin.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2016

NEDA-ICC to act as clearing house for China investments

MANILA, Philippines - The Investment Coordination Committee (ICC) of the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) will be the designated clearing h.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 18th, 2016

Trump wins White House in astonishing victory – AP

WASHINGTON &'' Donald Trump was elected America's 45th president Tuesday, an astonishing victory for a celebrity businessman and political novice who capitalized on voters' economic anxieties, took advantage of racial tensions and overcame a string of sex.....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanaoexaminerRelated NewsNov 9th, 2016

Pagputol sa ugnayang Phl-US, ‘di pa pinal – White House

WALANG ibinibigay na opisyal na dokumento ang pamahalaan ng Pilipinas sa Amerika upang pagtibayin ang pahayag ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte na pagkalas sa economic at military ties sa Amerika. Sinabi ni White House spokesman Eric Schultz, wala pa silang na.....»»

Category: newsSource:  remateRelated NewsOct 21st, 2016

Philippine gov’t has not asked to end ties to U.S.—White House

The White House said on Thursday, October 20 the Philippine government has not officially asked to end any security or economic ties between the U.S. and Manila. &'160; “We have not received any official requests from Filipino officials to alter any.....»»

Category: newsSource:  mb.com.phRelated NewsOct 20th, 2016

Obama’s China trip off to bumpy start

A confrontation between a White House aide and a Chinese official and other diplomatic dust-ups were out in the open from the moment Air Force One landed in Hangzhou, site of an economic summit......»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsSep 4th, 2016

Economic execs pitch budget to lawmakers

THE PHILIPPINE economy is well-positioned to sustain the momentum of its growth and weather external shocks this year and in the medium term, state economic managers told lawmakers of the House of Representatives yesterday, even as they cited the need for.....»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2016

Duterte: Maguindanao, Sultan Kudarat will be priority for dev't

MANILA, Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said he would prioritize the economic development of Maguindanao and Sultan Kudarat because they have the highest incidence of hunger. Speaking before local officials, officers and employees of Green Earth.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 24th, 2016

House to prioritize emergency powers on traffic

MANILA, Philippines Incoming House speaker and Davao del Norte Rep......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2016

For the Bangsamoro

Former ARMM governor and now Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives Mujiv Hataman shares a light moment with the Chief Minister of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao  Ahod “Al Haj Murad Ebrahim” during his visit to Murad’s office in Cotabato City on 16 August 2019. Photo courtesy of MP AMIR MAWALLIL.....»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated News15 hr. 0 min. ago

STATEMENT: “I will continue to champion the voice of Moros in the national leadership”

(Statement of Basilan Rep. Mujiv Hataman on his new role as Deputy Speaker) I wish to express my heartfelt gratitude to our colleagues in the House of Representatives for the overwhelming confidence and the opportunity to serve as one of the deputy speakers of this esteemed chamber. As we move forward with our new roles, […].....»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated News15 hr. 0 min. ago