The move is to ensure that other options for financing and fund mobilization, such as domestic borrowing, are immediately available for post-Yolanda recovery and rehabilitation programs, in addition to projects already being implemented by the National Government, as well as to fund previously proposed capital investment projects.
The Philippines and South Korea vowed closer bilateral and regional cooperation as they marked 65 years of relations during the successful conduct of the 5th Policy Consultations on May 27. South Korea is one of the Philippines’ top trading partners and major source of investments, as well as being the Philippines’ top tourism market.
Signed on May 28, 2014: Declaring Wednesday, 18 June 2014, as a special (non-working) day in the Municipality of Sta. Maria, Province of Davao del Sur.
Signed on May 28, 2014: Declaring Friday, 6 June 2014, as a special (non-working) day in the Province of Zamboanga del Norte.
The Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro (CAB) has always been about protecting the rights of all Filipinos, including the rights of indigenous peoples (IPs), Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Teresita Quintos Deles emphasized on Friday during a solidarity lunch meeting with the Bangsamoro Transition Commission (BTC) and representatives of the IP sector at the Edsa-Shangrila Hotel in Mandaluyong City.
I have never dealt with Janet Lim Napoles in any manner, much less through an agent or a middleman. And while I may be acquainted with Mr. Jarmin, I have never transacted with him in any capacity. Ms. Napoles’ claims about me—that I tapped Mr. Jarmin as my ‘agent,’ and that I taught her how to profit illegally from the bureaucracy—are absolutely not true.
Paalala rin ito sa ating mga Boss: Hindi man laging nakikita ng publiko ang mga sandali ng sakripisyo ninyo—ay patuloy pa rin kayong tumitindig upang magsilbi sa bayan. May kamera man o wala, may kuwento man sa pahayagan, o tahimik man ninyong isinasagawa ang misyon—nariyan ang Hukbong Dagat ng Pilipinas, maaasahan, at laging nakatutok sa inyong kapakanan.
Project LAYA is geared towards the improvement of the anti-corruption and revenue collection efforts of the government through a technical working group that provides guidance in improving internal mechanisms in the prosecution of graft and corruption cases relating to the DOF and its attached agencies and regulatory enforcement.