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SOURCE: Press and Public Affairs Bureau


House finds P40B for free education
21-September-2017, 11:25:21 PM

Rep. Karlo Alexei Nograles (1st District, Davao), chairman of House committee on appropriations, announced on Thursday that the committee has found P40 billion to finance free higher education for 2018.... Read More

More Mindanao ecotourism zones soon
21-September-2017, 04:58:54 PM

The House committee on tourism has approved several measures declaring various areas in Mindanao as ecotourism zones, with committee vice chair Rep. Franz Alvarez (1st District, Palawan) steering the bills’ passage.... Read More

TWG to fine tune Clean Air, Solid Waste Management laws
21-September-2017, 11:25:02 AM

The House committee on ecology chaired by Rep. Estrellita Suansing (1st District, Nueva Ecija) on Wednesday approved the creation of a technical working group (TWG) that will fine tune House Bill 2286, seeking to amend the Clean Air Act of 1999 and the Solid Waste Management Act of 2000.... Read More

House junks impeach rap vs COMELEC chair Bautista
21-September-2017, 10:22:09 AM

Voting 26-2, the House committee on justice chaired by Rep. Reynaldo Umali (2nd District, Oriental Mindoro) on Wednesday dismissed the impeachment complaint filed against Commission on Elections (COMELEC) chairman Juan Andres Bautista after finding it insufficient in form.... Read More