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Revenue collections by the Bureau of Customs (BOC) maintains double-digit growth for the third month in a row despite on-going changes at the agency. For the month of September alone, revenues generated by the BOC reached P25.841 billion, up 11.3% versus the same month in 2012.
The Department of Social Welfare and Development presents these FAQs on the government's Conditional Cash Transfer.
Vinta has intensified into a typhoon and now poses a real threat to Extreme Northern Luzon. At 10:00 a.m. today, typhoon Vinta was located at 200km East of Aparri, Cagayan. Maximum winds/gustiness (120/150 km/h). Forecast to move West Northwest at 26 km/h.
Noong 2011 po, inilunsad ng PhilHealth ang 23 Case Rates Package. Dito po, sakop ng benepisyo ang mga pinakakaraniwang karamdaman at kasong tulad ng dengue, pneumonia, asthma, at para sa mga procedure tulad ng caesarian section, at cataract operation. Ayon nga po sa datos, para sa taong 2012, umabot sa 2.38 milyong kasong-medikal ang binayaran ng PhilHealth sa ilalim ng package na ito, na umabot ang halaga sa P20.95 billion.
Let me make it clear: The Disbursement Allocation Program is not pork barrel. Of the DAP releases in 2011 and 2012, only nine percent was disbursed for projects suggested by legislators. The DAP is not theft. Theft is illegal. Spending through DAP is clearly allowed by the Constitution and by other laws.
Linawin na rin po natin: Hindi pork barrel ang Disbursement Acceleration Program. Sa kabuuang DAP releases noong 2011 at 2012, siyam na porsyento po nito ang ginugol sa mga proyektong iminungkahi ng mambabatas. Hindi rin po pagnanakaw ang DAP. Ang pagnanakaw, ilegal; ang paggastos gamit ang DAP, malinaw na nakasaad sa Konstitusyon at sa iba pang mga batas.
From the Department of Energy The Department of Energy (DOE), in cooperation with the Japan Business Alliance for Smart Energy Worldwide (JASE-W), ASEAN-Centre for Energy (ACE), and the Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry, Japan (METI), hosted a conference on energy efficient technologies that aimed to boost the implementation of energy efficiency in the building […]
In the recently conducted Cagayan Valley Region Tourism Council (CVRTC) Assembly, the officers and members of the CVRTC endorsed Resolution Nos. 3 and 4 to Secretary of Tourism Ramon R. Jimenez Jr. supporting the Department of Tourism (DOT) in its accreditation function as provided in the Republic Act No. 9593 or Tourism Act of 2009.
Bohol’s tourism industry is well on its way to recovery with the reopening of the Loboc River Cruise last October 24, 2013, which had an unexpected turnout of walk-in visitors outnumbering those invited. Other attractions that have reopened include the Tarsier Habitat and the Chocolate Hills Adventure Park.