By Maila Ager
Antonio Tiu, the alleged dummy of Vice President Jejomar Binay, told the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) that he was only renting the controversial property in Batangas province, DAR Secretary Virgilo De Los Reyes himself told a Senate hearing on Thursday.
By Marc Jayson Cayabyab
The budget of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) has been halved from P20 billion in 2014 to just over P10 billion in 2015, but the agency isn’t worried, its secretary said on Thursday.
A farmer leader in Quezon province’s Bondoc Peninsula area assailed the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) for its failure to start the distribution of the 1,700-hectare Hacienda Matias in San Francisco town two months after Malacañang gave the order to do so under the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP).
By DJ Yap
Some 8,410 landholdings comprising 78,303 hectares of land have yet to be covered by the agrarian reform program three days before the law expires, Agrarian Reform Secretary Virgilio de los Reyes said on Saturday.
By DJ Yap
With only three days left before the lapse of the already extended land reform law, Agrarian Reform Secretary Virgilio de los Reyes said Saturday 8,410 landholdings involving a total of 78,303 hectares of land have yet to be distributed.