Philippine Weekly Update

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23 - 29 April, 2016

The House of Representatives is set to approve on final reading some 20 bills of national scope, mostly focused on education, health, employment and h...

April 29, 2016

19 - 25 March, 2016

The Senate has approved on third and final reading resolutions on the double taxation avoidance agreements that seek to promote international trade an...

March 31, 2016

5 - 11 March, 2016

A bill seeking to establish a Bureau of E-Commerce attached to the Department of Trade and Industry is under consideration by the House Committee on G...

March 15, 2016

Feb 27 - March 4

POLITICS The principal sponsor of the bill creating the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) remains optimistic that Preside...

March 09, 2016

20 - 26 February 2016

According to the country's finance chief, the Aquino administration is done borrowing abroad for budgetary purposes this year after last week's $2-bil...

March 02, 2016

13 - 19 February

The House of Representatives has approved on second reading a bill seeking to integrate palliative and hospice care into the Philippine health care sy...

February 23, 2016

6 - 12 February

POLITICS President Aquino is expected to sign into law the proposed "Philippine Green Jobs Act of 2016," which seeks to create job opportunitie...

February 16, 2016

January 30 - February 5

The Senate has passed on third and final reading a bill granting incentives to the companies that provide "œgreen jobs", jobs that contribute s...

February 09, 2016

23 - 29 January 2016

The Aquino administration has started the budget process for its successor's outlay next year. According to National Budget Memorandum 125, the De...

February 01, 2016

16 - 22 January 2016

The Senate has vowed to prioritize the approval of proposed P226 billion four-year Salary Standardization Law IV (SSL-4), proposed Bangsamoro Basi...

January 26, 2016

9 - 15 January 2016

The Senate has passed on third and final reading a bill which will open up financing companies, investment houses, lending companies and adjustmen...

January 20, 2016

1 - 8 January 2016

Congress has realigned a total of P26.4 billion in the P3.002-trillion national budget for this year. The biggest realignment is P7.442 billion, w...

January 12, 2016