House ratifies ‘Go Negosyo’ Act for micro enterprises Created on June 23, 2014, 10:04 am Posted by nup

Micro-, small- and medium-scale enterprises (MSMEs) will soon be able to easily register their businesses and gain access to low-interest credit and other services in  municipalities and cities nationwide with the ratification of the ‘Go Negosyo’ Act by the House of Representatives.

House approves 212 bills in 1st regular session of 16th Congress Created on June 16, 2014, 10:06 am Posted by nup

The House of Representatives has approved a total of 212 bills of which 10 are national bills awaiting presidential approval,  and filed more than 1,000 measures during the first regular session of the 16th Congress, Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. said. 

Lawmaker presses creation of House special panel on ASEAN integration Created on June 16, 2014, 10:06 am Posted by nup

With the integration of the economies of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations  fast approaching,  Misamis Oriental Rep. Juliette Uy has urged her fellow legislators to form a House special  committee that would determine whether the Philippines is prepared for the threats and opportunities that would arise from the establishment of a single ASEAN market. 

Nograles wants appellate court to stop hearing labor disputes Created on June 16, 2014, 10:03 am Posted by nup

Rep. Karlo Alexei Nograles is pressing for the passage of a measure that would bar the Court of Appeals from deciding on petitions involving labor disputes to ensure the swift resolution of  such cases. 

Puno files bill protecting student-athletes Created on June 16, 2014, 10:01 am Posted by nup

Deputy Speaker Roberto Puno has proposed a law seeking to prevent the commercialization of student-athletes by barring schools from offering excessive benefits and imposing unfair residency rules on them. 




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