Archive for the ‘Bam Aquino’ Category

24
Jul
InterAksyon.comThe online news portal of TV5 MANILA, Philippines - Partisan color showed through at the Senate Finance panel's marathon hearing on the Disbursement Acceleration Program, with Senate President Franklin Drilon, Antonio Trillanes IV and Bam Aquino among the administration allies staunchly defending DAP and throwing leading questions at Executive officials meant to draw out its benefits. The most pointed questions were thrown, on the other hand, by Sen. Read more [...]

23
Jul
Senator Benigno "Bam" Aquino IV on Tuesday described the approval of the Philippine Lemon Law as a “major victory” for consumers. Aquino, chair of the Senate Committee on Trade and Commerce, said he is confident the law would give Filipino consumers the much-needed protection against defective vehicles Read more [...]

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22
Jul
InterAksyon.comThe online news portal of TV5 MANILA - The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is recommending that the Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) election be synchronized with the barangay polls scheduled for Oct. 2016.Comelec chairman Sixto Brillantes said the SK polls, mandated by law to be held between Oct Read more [...]

22
Jul
Home News Provinces Youths ignore SK reform bid — Bam By Dexter A. Read more [...]

21
Jul
BAGUIO CITY, Benguet—The Cordillera is ready for autonomy after 27 years of being on administrative status, Senator Bam Aquino IV said here over the weekend. “I have dialogued with various autonomy advocates in the region and I have seen the importance of the Cordillera achieving autonomous status, especially in charting its development road map in the future,” he said in his keynote during the 3rd founding anniversary of the Cordillera Youth Leaders. Read more [...]

20
Jul
Zel Enriquez, 25, was barefoot, her only accessory the “Sidlan,” a batik multi-purpose bag which was her winning social innovation. Read more [...]

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18
Jul
To avoid spiralling prices of basic commodities, Senator Bam Aquino has called on the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and local government units (LGUs) to ensure adequate supply in calamity-hit areas. “We must ensure that there’s enough supply of basic goods and other commodities in areas severely damaged by the recent typhoon, especially in the Bicol region,” said Aquino, chairman of the Senate Committee on Trade, Commerce and Entrepreneurship. Read more [...]

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15
Jul
InterAksyon.comThe online news portal of TV5 MANILA – Senator Bam Aquino on Tuesday urged his cousin, President Aquino, to spare no one in the campaign against hoarders and price manipulators of basic agricultural products, such as rice and garlic as prices continue to soar."The government should apply the full force of the law against hoarders of rice, garlic and other market products. They must be severely punished for their illegal acts that resulted in sudden prices increases," Aquino said in a statement.The senator said that the price manipulation has placed additional burden on consumers. "The recent success in exposing some hoarders should serve as a warning to those who are still doing it Read more [...]

15
Jul
INQUIRER FILE PHOTO MANILA, Philippines—Ever experienced trouble getting that business permit because of red tape or something “for the boys”? Help is just a text away Read more [...]

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