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Aquino: 2.5M Filipinos able to improve lives via CCT program

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President Benigno Aquino lll

President Benigno Aquino III in his fifth State of the Nation Address (SONA) said 2.5 million Filipinos were able to uplift themselves from poverty from 2013.

Posted: July 28th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Gov’t claims poverty rate lower in 2012

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More than one in every two Filipino families (55 percent) consider themselves “poor,” while two in every five households (41 percent) consider themselves “food-poor,” according to results of the latest Social Weather Stations survey released on the day of President Aquino’s State of the Nation Address. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The number of poor families in the Philippines as a proportion to the total number of families dropped to 19.7 percent in 2012 from 20.5 percent in 2009, the National Statistical Coordination Board announced Monday.

Posted: December 9th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

DBM eyes CCT expansion to lower high school dropout rate

Budget Secretary Florencio Abad.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Department of Budget and Management said Sunday the increase in the conditional cash transfer (CCT) budget is supposed to lower the dropout rate among poor high school students.

Posted: September 1st, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Create jobs, lower prices to ensure growth is felt by poor Filipinos

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SEN. ALAN Peter Cayetano. EDWIN BACASMAS

To ensure that the country’s economic growth would be felt by poor Filipinos, a senator on Friday offered various proposals such as the use of existing Conditional Cash Transfer to enact a capital lending program.

Posted: May 31st, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Solon wants release of CCT funds to beneficiaries before May polls

Quezon Representative Danilo Suarez. INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

House minority leader Danilo Suarez wants beneficiaries of the government’s conditional cash transfer to receive the money ahead of the midterm elections to avoid corrupting the program.

Posted: January 17th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

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