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‘Pork’-less 2015 national budget amounts to P2.6T

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Budget secretary Florencio "Butch" Abad on Wednesday submits  to the House of Representatives P2.606 trillion proposed national budget for 2015. MARC JAYSON CAYABYAB

Something’s different in the Aquino government’s proposed P2.606 trillion national budget for 2015 submitted to the House of Representatives on Tuesday.

Posted: July 30th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Sona 2014: Aquino cites economic gains under his four-year watch

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Philippine President Benigno Aquino III, bottom, adjusts his glasses as Senate President Franklin Drilon looks on during his 5th State of the Nation Address during the joint session of the 16th Congress at the House of Representatives in suburban Quezon city, north of Manila, Philippines Monday, July 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

President Benigno Aquino III on Monday trumpeted the economic gains of the country under his administration in his fifth State of the Nation Address (Sona).

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

What are Congress’ priority measures for the economy?

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Speaker of the House Sonny Belmonte opens the regular session of the 16th Congress on Monday prior to President Benigno S. Aquino III State of the Nation Address at the House of Representative in Quezon City.
INQUIRER PHOTO / GRIG C. MONTEGRANDE

Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. on Monday reiterated the leadership’s support for vital measures that seek to boost the country’s economy and promote the inflow of investments.

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

Sona most crucial for Aquino, say solons

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A protester holds a mask of Philippine President Benigno Aquino III while shouting slogans during a rally near his residence Sunday, July 27, 2014 at suburban Quezon city, northeast of Manila, Philippines. Aquino is expected to deliver his State-of-the-Nation address on Monday, the controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) or the allocation of funds or savings by the government to finance various programs or projects which is under the discretion of the president and was declared in part as unconstitutional by the Supreme Court. AP

Will it be all gloves off or all apologies for President Aquino in his penultimate State of the Nation Address (Sona)?

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

Aquino graded so-so 6.1

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The Movement for Good Governance (MGG), a civil society coalition advocating government transparency, accountability, integrity and honesty, has given the Aquino administration a grade of 6.11 on his fourth year in office.

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

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