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Senator wants P40-M Apeco ‘caretaker fund’

Sergio Osmena

Senator Serge Osmeña III is again pushing for a sparse budget for the Aurora Pacific Economic Zone and Freeport Authority (Apeco) for 2015, insisting that giving it the full allocation it had sought would be a “total waste of money.”

Posted: October 22nd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

House approves ‘Magna Carta of the Poor’

FILE PHOTO/congress.gov.ph

A bill, which seeks to uplift the lives of the impoverished through employment, feeding programs and education, is passed on third and final reading in the House of Representatives.

Posted: August 5th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Palace OKs P62B for big infra projects

President Benigno S. Aquino III.   MALACAÑANG PHOTO BUREAU

President Benigno Aquino III has approved a whole raft of infrastructure projects worth P62.3 billion to improve the supply of water to the capital and adjacent areas, increase the capacity of mass transport systems, modernize one Manila hospital and upgrade some of the country’s airports.

Posted: May 31st, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Gov’t has ‘Yolanda’ recovery report after all


The government’s Post-Disaster Needs Assessment (PDNA) completed in March by the Office of Civil Defense is a detailed two-inch thick report put together by more than 500 people in a three-month period.

Posted: May 11th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Drilon: Congress to sustain momentum of economic growth


MANILA, Philippines—With the country gaining headway on economic progress with improvements on the gross domestic product, Senate President Franklin Drilon said on Friday that Congress would play a key role in maintaining the momentum.   Drilon vowed that Congress as a whole would work on legislation and policies that would improve investments in agriculture, tourism, […]

Posted: January 31st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »