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‘Inflation may hit 6% without interventions’ - Joey Salceda

Inflation or the rate of increase in the prices of goods and services could reach a new record high this month if the government does nothing drastic to keep it in check, Albay Rep. Joey Salceda warned yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarAug 11th, 2018

Cushions to inflation surge needed

Albay Representative Joey Salceda on Monday said he anticipates that surging inflation is likely to persist until yearend, and that the administration's economic managers should implement aggressive measures to cushion its effects. Salceda, an economic analyst, said July inflation is likely to have spiked to 5.6 percent and by August….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 7th, 2018

Arroyo Proposes 5 Economic Measures to Cushion Inflation

House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo has proposed at least five economic measures that would cushion the impact of rising inflation, Albay (2nd District) Rep. Joey Salceda said. According to the newly-installed House Speaker, the measures would reduce tariff on oil, electricity and food commodities such as fish, rice and meat, Salceda said in an interview […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsAug 5th, 2018

Tariff cuts only

Albay Congressman Joey Salceda is more popularly known to many of us who have covered Malacanang Palace, specifically during the term of former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, as one of her “A” students......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 9th, 2018

Gloria to the rescue?

IN another sign that the more things change, the more they stay the same, Gloria Arroyo has apparently again felt called upon to use her neoliberal economic magic to pull the Philippines’ chestnuts out of the fire. Working with former Albay governor and now Congressman Joey Salceda, Arroyo presented a number of proposals aimed at [...] The post Gloria to the rescue? appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsAug 9th, 2018

Speaker Arroyo OKs Department of Disaster Resilience proposal

      LEGAZPI CITY---The proposed draft for the creation of the Department of Disaster Resilience (DDR) or House bill 6075 authored by Albay Second District Rep. Joey Salceda has been given the go-signal by House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.   Salceda announced on Friday that after Arroyo assumed her speakership post, she directed the House committees on Government Reorganization and Defense and Security to convene and unanimously draft the proposal and endorse it to the plenary.   "We responded to it because President Duterte has repeatedly underscored in his Sona [State of the Nation Address] the urgency for the creation of departme...Keep on reading: Speaker Arroyo OKs Department of Disaster Resilience proposal.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 27th, 2018

Another BSP rate hike expected

Economists say that the Bangko Sentral is likely to hike policy interest rates again within the year, should current inflation pressures remain. In a report, ING Bank Manila Senior Economist Joey Cuyegkeng said another key policy rate hike is likely to happen sometime in the fourth quarter, after the Monetary….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 14th, 2018

Daraga Mayor Gerry Jaucian passes away

    DARAGA, Albay - Gerry Rodrigueza Jaucian, incumbent mayor of this town passed away on Friday morning. He was 70.   "He was hospitalized and diagnozed with lung cancer," said his son Nong Jaucian.   Albay second district Rep. Joey Salceda, cousin of the late mayor, said Jaucian served Daraga town for 24 years where he also became President of League of Municipalities of the Philippines (LMP) Albay Chapter.   Jaucian was also the president in Island Cluster Luzon from 2013 to 2016 and national adviser LMP from 2016 until his death.   His remains will be at his residence for vigil in Maroroy villag...Keep on reading: Daraga Mayor Gerry Jaucian passes away.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 4th, 2018

Salceda says PH may import skilled workers from China and Burma

LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines – Representative Joey Salceda said Monday, April 30, that the Philippines  is considering importing skilled construction workers from China and Burma once the so-called 'golden age of infrastructure program' of the Duterte administration or Build Build Build gets into in full swing. Salceda, vice chairman of the committee ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 30th, 2018

Exit from rice QR, national ID on govt tool kit to help combat inflation

Sen. Sherwin T. Gatchalian said the most pressing interventions to address inflation involve the removal of the quantitative restrictions (QR) regime on rice, as well as a national ID system, which will make it easier for poor citizens to avail themselves of food and fare discounts......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsFeb 26th, 2018

Rice QR exit, national ID touted to fight inflation

SENATOR Sherwin T. Gatchalian said the most pressing interventions to address inflation involve the removal of the quantitative restrictions (QR) regime on rice, as well as a national ID system, which will make it easier for poor citizens to avail of food and fare discounts. “Right now, the immediate need is the removal of quantitative […] The post Rice QR exit, national ID touted to fight inflation appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsFeb 26th, 2018

Inflation seen peaking in H1 – ING economist

INFLATION is likely to peak within the first half of the year becuase of the second round effects of the government’s tax reform program, an economist of ING Bank Manila said. Senior economist Joey Cuyegkeng said ING Bank Manila revised upward its inflation forecast for this year to 4 percent from an earlier projection of [...] The post Inflation seen peaking in H1 – ING economist appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsFeb 7th, 2018

Mount Mayon spews ash over 2 Albay towns

CAMALIG, Albay --- Residents of the towns of Camalig and Guinobatan in Albay province experienced ashfall when Mouth Mayon had another phreatic eruption late afternoon Saturday. Residents said the sky around the area of Mayon Volcano turned dark about 5 p.m., and then they smelled sulfur in the air. On his post on his official Facebook account, Albay second district Rep. Joey Salceda said the grayish smoke plume was around 2.5 to 3 km tall and was bent towards the south-west by strong winds. Camalig Mayor Ahrdail Baldo and the town's Disaster Risk Reduction and Management council immediately distributed face masks to residents. Elio Balino, 50, resident at Baligang villag...Keep on reading: Mount Mayon spews ash over 2 Albay towns.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 13th, 2018

ING Bank expects another 1% rise in 2018 inflation amid tax reform

MANILA, Philippines – Dutch financial giant ING Bank said the trickle-down effect of the implementation of the 1st package of the comprehensive tax reform program would translate to a 1% rise in inflation  in 2018. Joey Cuyegkeng, senior economist at ING Bank Manila, said the indirect effects of Republic Act (RA) ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 9th, 2018

Duterte teases Joey Salceda: Now, you are out of grace

Duterte teases Joey Salceda: Now, you are out of grace.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 9th, 2016

Infra spending hastened PH Q3 economic growth

By Rhaydz B. Barcia LEGAZPI CITY &'8212;Albay second district Rep. Joey S. Salceda said infrastructure spending, peace initiatives and economic reforms of the Department of Budget and Management under the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte have h.....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolmailRelated NewsNov 24th, 2016

Salceda wants amendments to Public Service Law

MANILA, Philippines - Albay Rep. Joey Salceda has proposed amendments to Commonwealth Act No. 146, or the Public Service Law, which was enacted in 1936......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 19th, 2016

Senior citizens miss Salceda’s elaborate risk mng’t program

Manly M. Ugalde LEGAZPI CITY &'8212; Senior citizens here expressed the incumbent provincial leadership are somewhat remiss in cautioning them about impending typhoons and other weather disturbances unlike in the time of then Albay Gov. Joey Salceda who t.....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolmailRelated NewsNov 17th, 2016

Salceda: Space agency for PH now a must

By Johnny C. Nunez LEGAZPI CITY &'8212;Albay Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda has filed a bill in Congress that seeks to establish the country’s space development and utilization policy and create the Philippine Space Agency (PhilSA) as the primary state ag.....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolmailRelated NewsNov 17th, 2016

Salceda wants BOC to check smuggling of products from China

By Alan Tan LEGAZPI CITY &'8212;Albay Second District Rep. Joey Salceda wants the Bureau of Customs (BOC) to address the smuggling of products from China estimated at US$17B. He said the country imports about US$11B worth of goods from China through forma.....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolmailRelated NewsOct 27th, 2016

Salceda wants BOC to address smuggling of products from China

Albay (second district) Rep. Joey Salceda wants the Bureau of Customs (BOC) to address the smuggling of products from China estimated at USD17 billion......»»

Category: newsSource:  mb.com.phRelated NewsOct 24th, 2016