Congressional leaders to meet with Palace to discuss lower income tax proposal Created on November 9, 2015, 3:12 am Posted by nup

Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. said he and Senate President Franklin Drilon are set to meet with President Benigno Aquino III this week to discuss proposals to lower income taxes, both for individual and corporate payers. 

Nograles seeks revamp of NAIA personnel over 'bullet scam' Created on November 2, 2015, 1:25 am Posted by nup

Davao City Representative Karlo Alexei Nograles is calling for a complete overhaul of officials and personnel at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) over allegations that some of them are involved in a “bullet-planting” scam to extort money from tourists and overseas Filipino workers (OFWs). 

Belmonte lauds Hague court ruling on jurisdiction over PH-China sea row Created on November 2, 2015, 1:24 am Posted by nup

Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. has hailed the ruling of the Permanent Court of Arbitration in the Netherlands to assume jurisdiction over some of the territorial claims filed by the Philippines against China involving the West Philippine Sea. 

House OKs creation of Department of ICT on final reading Created on October 26, 2015, 3:26 am Posted by nup

The House of Representatives has approved on third and final reading the creation of the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT), which is tasked to further develop the country’s electronic communications facilities, services and infrastructure. 

Comelec gets additional P500-M for electronic transmission of election results Created on October 26, 2015, 3:24 am Posted by nup

The Appropriations Committee of the House of Representatives has agreed to increase the budget of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) next year by an additional P500 million to cover the electronic transmission costs of the May 9, 2016 elections. 




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