By Delfin T. Mallari Jr.
Activist priest Fr. Robert Reyes on Friday called on Congress to conduct a serious investigation on the operations of so-called ”non-government organizations” in the country following the fund scandal that involved the founder and president of Visayan Forum Foundation Inc., a group known for its campaign against human trafficking.
By Doris C. Bongcac
STATE auditors warned Cebu City Hall to liquidate P118 million worth of cash advances made since 2000 and to explain its allocation for personnel services (PS) which exceeded the 45 percent ceiling of its P4 billion annual budget. The Commission on Audit (COA) said the city government exceeded its PS allocation by P62.4 million. [...]
THE Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), a world leader of accountancy and finance profession, and the Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants (Picpa) signed an agreement to develop talent, share knowledge and advance the accountancy profession in the Philippines and the region.