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Proposed budget for 2019 approved

Proposed budget for 2019 approved.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: pep pepJul 10th, 2018

Bicam approves report on 2019 national budget

The bicameral conference committee on Friday approved the report on the proposed P3.757-trillion national budget for this year......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 8th, 2019

Drilon votes against approval of 2019 national budget

MANILA, Philippines --- Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Friday voted against the approval of the "pork-filled" P3.8 trillion proposed national budget as he compared its passage to "signing a blank check" as they did not have enough time to scrutinize the spending bill. "I dissent from the approval of the proposed 2019 General Appropriations Act," Drilon said in an interview before the bicameral conference committee approved the General Appropriations Bill. READ: Deadlock ends as Senate-House panel approves P3.8-T nat'l budget for 2019 "It is unfortunate that the Senate did not have sufficient time to review the General Appropriations Bill submitted by the House of Repr...Keep on reading: Drilon votes against approval of 2019 national budget.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 8th, 2019

Senate Approves 2019 National Budget

The Senate approved on third and final reading the proposed PHP3.757-trillion 2019 national budget or the General Appropriations Bill (GAB) on Monday. The 2019 GAB was approved with 14 affirmative votes, no negative vote, and zero abstention. The third reading approval came two months after the House approved the bill on third reading on November […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2019

‘Bloody’ conference with House ahead as Senate OK’s proposed 2019 budget

THE SENATE on Monday approved its version of the P3.757-trillion proposed national budget for 2019 on second and third reading in quick session and moved to form a bicameral conference panel......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJan 21st, 2019

Senate OKs proposed P3.757-trillion budget for 2019

MANILA, Philippines – The Senate on Monday, January 21, unanimously approved on third and final reading the proposed P3.757-trillion national budget for 2019. Fourteen senators present voted in favor of the 2019 General Appropriations Bill (GAB) with no negative votes and abstentions. The ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 21st, 2019

Lacson to Diokno: Release gov’t workers’ pay hike now

MANILA, Philippines --- "Mr. DBM Secretary, implement the salary increase now."   Senator Panfilo Lacson made this appeal to Department of Budget and Management (DBM) Secretary Benjamin Diokno in a Twitter post on Thursday.   Lacson made the call after Diokno said that the fourth tranche of the salary increase of government workers could not be released unless the 2019 national budget is approved.   READ: Gov't pay hike delayed due to stalled budget   The proposed national budget for this year is pending before the Senate after some senators including Lacson insisted on reviewing it for "pork."   READ: Lacson backs tight scrutiny...Keep on reading: Lacson to Diokno: Release gov’t workers’ pay hike now.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 10th, 2019

Minority congressmen defend Arroyo, insist no ‘pork barrel’ in 2019 budget

MANILA, Philippines – Minority congressmen went on the defense and said there was no “pork barrel” in the proposed P3.757-trillion budget for 2019 that they approved , contrary to claims by Senator Panfilo Lacson.  The minority bloc was asked on Wednesday, December 5, to react to Lacson’s ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 5th, 2018

2019 budget bags final reading OK in House

THE HOUSE of Representatives on Tuesday approved on third reading the proposed P3.757-trillion national budget for 2019......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsNov 20th, 2018

House approves P3.8-trillion budget for 2019

The House of Representatives approved the proposed P3.8-trillion national budget for 2019 on third and final reading yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 20th, 2018

An attaché de presse

Just recently, the Senate finance sub-committee “F” “conditionally” approved the Presidential Communications Operations Office proposed budget for 2019......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 15th, 2018

Senate ‘Conditionally’ Approves Proposed 2019 PCOO Budget

The Senate Finance Sub-Committee “F” on Monday “conditionally” approved the PHP1.47-billion proposed 2019 budget of the Presidential Communications Operations office (PCOO) and its attached agencies, pending the issuance of an executive order (EO) that would revert the PCOO to the Office of the Press Secretary (OPS). Senator Joseph Victor Ejercito, the panel chair, made the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsNov 14th, 2018

House approves on 2nd reading proposed P3.757 trillion 2019 budget

  MANILA, Philippines – The House of Representatives approved on 2nd reading the proposed General Appropriations Act (GAA) or the P3.757-trillion budget for 2019 . Lawmakers approved House Bill 8169 at 8:45 pm on Wednesday, October 3, through viva voce voting or a vote of ayes and nays. ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2018

Finance proposes lower 2019 budget

THE Finance department has proposed a lower budget for next year, with Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez 3rd saying it wants “to set an example for other departments to operate efficiently.” The department “voluntarily submitted a lower allocation” of P18.7 billion, he said, down from the P19.31 billion approved for this year. “Next year’s budget for [...] The post Finance proposes lower 2019 budget appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2018

Senate to Closely Scrutinize Proposed 2019 Budget

Senate President Vicente Sotto on Tuesday assured that the Senate would closely scrutinize any amendments that the House of Representatives would make in the proposed 2019 National Expenditure Program (NEP) before it would be approved into law. In an ambush interview, Sotto said as far as the Senate is concerned, “nothing is written in stone,” […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018

Uson a lightning rod at PCOO budget hearings

THE Presidential Communication Operations Office’s (PCOO) proposed budget, which will rise 2.75% to P1.434 billion in 2019, was approved at committee level at the House of Representatives, in the face of calls for the office to be stripped of funding. The post Uson a lightning rod at PCOO budget hearings appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsSep 6th, 2018

Senate finance committee approves P6.8-B budget for President’s office

THE Senate finance committee on Thursday approved the proposed budgets of the Office of the President and the Presidential Management Staff (PMS) for 2019. Sen. Loren Legarda, who heads the committee, was alone in approving the budget proposals of the two offices. “Your budget is approved in the committee and submitted to plenary both for [...] The post Senate finance committee approves P6.8-B budget for President’s office appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 30th, 2018

Robredo appeals to House panel to reconsider P100-M cut in 2019 budget proposal

VICE President Leonor “Leni” Robredo on Wednesday appealed to the appropriations committee of the House of Representatives to reconsider its decision to slash the budget of her office for 2019 by P100 million. The committee approved a P447.6-million budget, which is lower than the proposed P549 million. “We proposed P549 million for 2019. That is an additional… link: Robredo appeals to House panel to reconsider P100-M cut in 2019 budget proposal.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 29th, 2018

Robredo appeals to House panel to reconsider P100-M cut in 2019 budget proposal

VICE President Leonor “Leni” Robredo on Wednesday appealed to the appropriations committee of the House of Representatives to reconsider its decision to slash the budget of her office for 2019 by P100 million. The committee approved a P447.6-million budget, which is lower than the proposed P549 million. “We proposed P549 million for 2019. That is an additional [...] The post Robredo appeals to House panel to reconsider P100-M cut in 2019 budget proposal appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsAug 29th, 2018

House OKs P6.7B Office of the President budget for 2019 in less than 10 mins

  The House of Representatives Appropriations Committee approved in less than 10 minutes the proposed P6.773 billion 2019 budget of the Office of the President (OP). The OP's proposed budget is 12.3 percenthigher from this year's P6.03 billion allocation. Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, Appropriations chair Rep. Karlo Nograles, Deputy Speaker Prospero Pichay Jr. and Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea were among the key officials present during the budget briefing. Albay 1st District Rep. Edcel Lagman made the motion to immediately approve the budget after the OP made its presentation. Pichay seconded the motion and no lawmaker objected or raised any question. /muf...Keep on reading: House OKs P6.7B Office of the President budget for 2019 in less than 10 mins.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 29th, 2018

Arroyo welcomes impeachment cases vs officials

House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo on Wednesday said anyone had the right to lodge impeachment cases against impeachable officials but whether it would prosper is another question. "Any citizen has the right to invoke the Constitutional provision on impeachment but as to whether it will prosper, that's another matter altogether," Arroyo told reporters in an ambush interview after the House appropriations panel approved in less than 10 minutes the proposed P6.773 billion 2019 budget of the Office of the President. Last Thursday, Albay 1st District Rep. Edcel Lagman, Akbayan Rep. Tom Villarin, Magdalo Rep. Gary Alejano, and Ifugao Rep. Teddy Baguilat filed impeachment complain...Keep on reading: Arroyo welcomes impeachment cases vs officials.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 29th, 2018