The Committee on Appropriations of the House of Representatives has endorsed for congressional approval the P19.73-billion budget of the Department of Finance (DOF) for 2018, which decreased 16 percent from this fiscal year, setting an example for other government to utilize their respective allocations efficiently. …Read More
MANILA -- President Rodrigo Duterte's allies in the Senate strongly urged Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Ronald Bato dela Rosa to prioritize the removal of rogue cops within the ranks of the PNP in order to restore the public's trust in the police force.…Read More
MANILA-- Government troops killed 10 fighters allied with Daesh in a fresh clash early Monday in Marawi City in southern Philippines, the military said.
The military said in a statement that the soldiers intercepted the 10 extremists belonging to the Maute terror group on board …Read More
Government security forces in the Philippines city of Marawi have been fighting for the past three months to rout militants suspected of ties to the Islamic State (IS) militant group in the region.
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte in May declared the country's restive south under …Read More
Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III said the proposed comprehensive tax reform program of the Duterte administration will serve as the fiscal buffer that would enable the government to pursue its expansionary economic policy anchored on an ambitious Build, Build, Build infrastructure program consisting of some …Read More