Heeding the clamor, the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) has uploaded on its two websites the details of poverty reduction projects worth P20.9 billion, which 1,590 local governments are seeking through a Grassroots Participatory Budgeting Process (GPBP) in the proposed P2.6-trillion national budget for 2015.
By Maila Ager
Senate Pro Tempore Ralph Recto on Thursday urged 2016 aspirants to observe “political ceasefire” and “mute” the Charter change (Cha-Cha) overtures.
By Matikas Santos
Senator Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito delivered what he said was the “true state of the nation” that President Benigno Aquino III failed to mention in his State of the Nation Address (Sona).
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
In provinces where villages are far from the city center, Filipino children are forced to walk long distances just to get to school.
By Marc Jayson Cayabyab
The country’s chief economic manager told lawmakers on Wednesday that at least two decades of consistent economic growth would be needed to significantly reduce poverty.