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SOURCE: Press and Public Affairs Bureau



04 September 2019 02:34:37 PM

The House Committee on Appropriations chaired by Rep. Isidro Ungab (3rd District, Davao City) held a briefing on Tuesday on the budget proposal of the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) for fiscal year 202. The hearing was jointly presided by Committee Vice Chairmen Reps. Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado (1st District, Bulacan) and Luis Campos Jr. (2nd District, Makati City), wherein the P5.15 billion budget proposal was defended by DICT Secretary Gregorio Honasan. According to Honasan, the agency's thrust is to make the country a digital Philippines through the advancement of digital connectivity and access./ Caption by Molie Gonzales/ Photos by Gilbert Manalo/ News and Documentation Section-Press and Public Affairs Bureau/ House of Representatives of the Philippines