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Senator warns of deadlock in 2018 budget over CHR allocation

Senator warns of deadlock in 2018 budget over CHR allocation.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: pep pepSep 14th, 2017

Sen. Villar wants bigger budget for livestock

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 24 Sept) – Senator Cynthia Villar said she wants a bigger budget allocation for the livestock sector from the P60 billion proposed budget of the Department of Agriculture (DA) for 2018 because “it is not fair for livestock program to get a small percentage of the budget” when it contributed 33 [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsSep 24th, 2017

Only 1 suspect killed since PDEA became sole agency for drug war

  MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) on Thursday, November 16, claimed only one drug suspect had been killed since October 11 or the day President Rodrigo Duterte named PDEA as the "sole agency" in charge of his controversial war on drugs . During Senator Risa Hontiveros' interpellation on PDEA's proposed 2018 budget, she asked if there were casualties since October ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 17th, 2017

Gov’t committed to fight drugs – solon

A HOUSE leader assured the public of the administration’s commitment to the illegal drugs campaign citing the allocation of enough budget for upgrading public drug treatment and rehabilitation centers (TRCs). For 2018, the national government is allocating at least P563 million to be used for the upgrade and expansion of….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsNov 11th, 2017

Senator: SUCs would have P10-M rise in capital outlay

THE Senate version of the 2018 national budget will include a P10-million across-the-board increase in capital outlay for every state university and college (SUC) in the country to allow the schools t.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsOct 17th, 2017

Senator to push Marawi rehab in 2018 budget

Senator to push Marawi rehab in 2018 budget.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsOct 1st, 2017

Cordillera IP network still calls to abolish NCIP

BAGUIO CITY — The widest alliance of indigenous peoples (IPs) organization in the Cordillera reiterates its call to abolish the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP) amidst the allocation of P1,000 budget for 2018 by the House of Congress......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsSep 17th, 2017

Diokno thinks 2018 budget deadlock unlikely to happen

Diokno thinks 2018 budget deadlock unlikely to happen.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 14th, 2017

Diokno not worried about nat'l budget 'deadlock' over CHR allocation - Inquirer.net

Diokno not worried about nat'l budget 'deadlock' over CHR allocation - Inquirer.net.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsSep 14th, 2017

Budget deadlock looms over CHR

MANILA, Philippines — Senators yesterday warned of a possible deadlock in the approval of the proposed P3.7-trillion national budget for 2018 if the House of.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 13th, 2017

PCA to get P1.4-B allocation for 2018

MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) will get a P1.4-billion allocation for 2018, the same budget level this year, the bulk of which.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 20th, 2017

Proposed farm-to-market roads budget for 2018 hiked to P20 B

MANILA, Philippines - The Department of Agriculture (DA) is seeking a P20-billion allocation for the implementation of its farm-to-market roads project next.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 25th, 2017

PCA eyes P3.5 budget in 2018

MANILA, Philippines -  The Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) is looking at a P3.5-billion budget next year, more than double its current allocation, as it p.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 4th, 2017

2018 budget passage faces delay

There may be a chance that passage of the proposed 2018 national budget will be delayed as the Senate has decided to tackle in open session the amendments to the budget bill, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III said on Sunday. The Senate is seeking to conclude this week its deliberations on the proposed P3.7-trillion national… link: 2018 budget passage faces delay.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated News5 hr. 40 min. ago

Lacson backs Drilon on tax bill amendments

  Sen. Panfilo Lacson has supported the proposal of Minority Leader Sen. Franklin Drilon to make senators present amendments to the proposed 2018 P3.7-trillion national budget on the Senate floor for transparency.   Lacson said there was reason to believe that the Duterte administration's proposed budget next year was riddled with pork barrel funds of congressmen and senators.   He agrees with Drilon's proposal to discuss senators' proposed amendments openly on the floor and not secretly.   According to Lacson, current practice allows senators to submit proposed amendments in writing, which "is not clear and has no transparency."   ...Keep on reading: Lacson backs Drilon on tax bill amendments.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 17th, 2017

How many drug users in PH? DDB gets P15-M budget to find out

MANILA, Philippines – Is it 1.8 million or 4 million ? There have been debates on the number of drug users in the Philippines since President Rodrigo Duterte launched his controversial war on drugs in 2016. That's why for 2018, the Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB) already requested for a P15-million ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 17th, 2017

Drilon wants P1.4-B anti-drug budget realigned to house policemen

MANILA, Philippines – Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon on Thursday, November 16, said he would propose that the P1.4-billion anti-illegal drugs budget of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) be used instead for the housing needs of the Philippine National Police (PNP) . Under the proposed 2018 budget, the PNP's Oplan Double Barrel and the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 16th, 2017

Villar warns public vs fake raffle promos

Sen. Cynthia Villar on Monday warned the public against a bogus raffle promo using the name of her family's foundation, the Villar Social Institute for Poverty Alleviation (Villar Sipag), which promises house and lots to winners.   Villar said the promo, circulating via text messages and on social media, even included permit numbers from the Department of Trade and Industry and the name of a person claiming to be her lawyer or secretary.   "However, we would like to inform the public that Villar Sipag has no ongoing raffle promos or contests," the senator said.   The misleading post on Facebook under a fake page named "Villar Foundation Libreng Pabahay 20...Keep on reading: Villar warns public vs fake raffle promos.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 13th, 2017

Villar warns on text scams

SENATOR Cynthia Villar warned the public on scams circulating via social media and text messages using their foundation, the Villar Social Institute for Poverty Alleviation or Villar SIPAG or formerly called Villar Foundation. The misleading post on Facebook under a fake account/page “Villar Foundation Libreng Pabahay 2018” invites people to….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsNov 13th, 2017

New offices bump up 2018 budget by 10.6 percent

THE ILOILO City Council is reviewing the P2.12-billion Proposed Executive Budget for 2018, which is expected to be more or less 10.6% higher than the 2017 budget. Councilor Eduardo Peñaredondo, committee on appropriations chairperson, said the 2018 proposed budget is P122 million higher than 2017 because of new offices or positions to be created at […] The post New offices bump up 2018 budget by 10.6 percent appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsNov 13th, 2017

Trillanes to file plunder raps vs Gordon for ‘pork’ misuse

SENATOR Antonio Trillanes 4th will file plunder charges on Wednesday against Sen. Richard Gordon for the alleged misuse of his Priority Development Assistance Fund or pork barrel allocation for the Philippine Red Cross (PRC), which he concurrently chairs. Trillanes will also ask the Commission on Audit (CoA) and the International Federation of the Red Cross (IFRC) [...] The post Trillanes to file plunder raps vs Gordon for ‘pork’ misuse appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsNov 7th, 2017