Advertisements


Senate panel approves P8.2-B OP funding

Senate panel approves P8.2-B OP funding.....»»

Category: newsSource: bworldonline bworldonlineSep 11th, 2019

U.S. Senate panel: ban PH officials in De Lima detention | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: U.S. Senate panel OKs proposed ban on PH officials in De Lima detention A US Senate panel approves an amendment to a bill that would deny entry to those involved in the detention of Philippine opposition Senator Leila de Lima. Amal Clooney raises attacks vs Maria Ressa at U.N. International and human rights lawyer Amal Clooney calls on sanctions for governments violating the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 27th, 2019

US Senate panel approves barring of PH officials involved in De Lima detention

MANILA, Philippines — A U.S. Senate panel has approved an amendment to a bill that would prohibit entry to any Philippine government official proven to be involved in the “politically-motivated” imprisonment of Philippine Senator Leila de Lima. In a tweet on Friday, U.S. Senator Richard Durbin welcomed the Senate appropriations committee’s approval of the amendment […] The post US Senate panel approves barring of PH officials involved in De Lima detention appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 27th, 2019

Senate panel recommends increase of ‘sin taxes’

The Senate ways and means committee yesterday recommended approval of the proposed increases in taxes on alcoholic drinks, e-cigarettes and heated tobacco products (HTPs) to raise revenues for funding the Universal Health Care (UHC) law as well as to curb vices and addiction......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 26th, 2019

Senate approves CHED budget, defers UP funding

The Senate finance committee approved on Thursday the proposed 2020 budget of the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) and 110 state universities and colleges (SUCs)......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 21st, 2019

Joint Senate panel approves coco levy bill for coconut farmers

Joint Senate panel approves coco levy bill for coconut farmers.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 10th, 2016

Senate panel opens hearing on ABS-CBN franchise renewal

MANILA, Philippines — The Senate on Monday opened its first hearing on the franchise renewal of broadcast giant ABS-CBN, less than three weeks before Congress adjourns on March 14. Congress adjournment comes more than two weeks before the media network’s franchise expires on March 30, 2020. It will resume its sessions on May 4. The […] The post Senate panel opens hearing on ABS-CBN franchise renewal appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News9 hr. 35 min. ago

Senate opens ABS-CBN franchise probe

THE Senate Committee on Public Services began on Monday the public hearings on the alleged violations committed by ABS-CBN broadcast network concerning its franchise. The panel, headed by Sen. Mary Grace Poe, insisted that the Senate inquiry is not unconstitutional contrary to the position of House of Representatives Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano. Senate Minority Leader […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated News12 hr. 14 min. ago

Senate panel to summon Immigration execs who received millions in pastillas scheme

Former Bureau of Immigration Deputy Commissioner Marc Red Mariñas is said to have appointed the men operating the 'pastillas' scheme......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2020

LIVE: Senate hearing on Senate concurrence in ending treaties

MANILA, Philippines – As the Senate reiterates the need for its concurrence when ending treaties, the Senate foreign relations panel holds a hearing on the matter on February 20. Watch the hearing live on Rappler at 10 am. – Rappler.com.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2020

Senate body approves CITIRA bill

Senate body approves CITIRA bill.....»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2020

Senate to tackle ABS-CBN franchise on February 24

MANILA, Philippines – The Senate public services committee will tackle the franchise renewal of media giant ABS-CBN on Monday, February 24, ahead of hearings at the House of Representatives. Senator Grace Poe, the chairperson of the Senate public services panel, said on Tuesday, February 19, that she is planning to ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2020

Senate panel wants online gaming halt over tax issues

Senate panel wants online gaming halt over tax issues.....»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2020

ADB approves $2 million in new funding to combat nCoV

Manila [The Philippines], Feb 7 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Friday approved two million dollars in new funding to support efforts to combat the spread of novel coronavirus (nCoV). The f.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsFeb 8th, 2020

House panel approves divorce bills

A House of Representatives committee has approved measures seeking the legalization of divorce in the Philippines......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 5th, 2020

Pasig River ferry system granted P176M

In line with the government’s continuing plans to provide alternative modes of transportation, the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) was given P176 million under the 2020 national budget to fund the Pasig River Ferry System. Senate Finance Committee chair Sonny Angara said the funding of the ferry system is partially intended for the procurement of […] The post Pasig River ferry system granted P176M appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJan 12th, 2020

16-hour Traslacion frustrates devotees | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: Faster Traslacion 2020 frustrates devotees The yearly Traslacion or grand procession of the Black Nazarene makes its way through Manila’s streets at an unprecedented speed, Thursday, January 9. U.S. Senate passes resolution seeking Magnitsky sanctions vs PH officials The United States Senate approves on Thursday, January 9, a resolution seeking sanctions against Philippine officials linked to ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 9th, 2020

Imbistigasyon sa POGO prayoridad sa Senate panel

Numero uno sa listahan sa Senate Committee on Labor, Employment, and Human Resources Development sa pagbalik sa sesyon ang Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGOs) industry......»»

Category: newsSource:  abanteRelated NewsJan 2nd, 2020

Senate panel to give motorcycle-taxi bills priority in Jan.

Senate panel to give motorcycle-taxi bills priority in Jan......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsDec 23rd, 2019

Senate approves resolutions on extradition, legal assistance with Russia

The Senate has approved on third and final reading resolutions concurring with the ratification of the extradition and mutual legal assistance treaties with Russian......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 18th, 2019

Govt workers to get pay hike next year

Government workers will enjoy an increase in their salaries beginning January 2020 once Congress approves the final version of the Salary Standardization Law 5 (SSL-5). The Senate approved late Monday Senate Bill 1219, shortly after the House of Representatives passed its own version of the measure. Only Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon abstained from voting […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsDec 18th, 2019