Tag: Grace Poe

PRIB PHOTO: Jinggoy quizzes DOTr on foreign-assisted projects

JINGGOY QUIZZES DOTr ON FOREIGN-ASSISTED PROJECTS: Sen. Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada seeks clarification from the Department of Transportation (DOTr) about the reported delays on the implementation of 14 foreign-assisted projects worth P1.61 trillion. Citing news reports, Estrada said the Commission on Audit flagged the DOTr over P128.42 million in additional fees incurred due to setbacks in…
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More Cabinet officials, diplomats secure CA confirmation

(PNA) MANILA – The ad interim appointments of Secretaries Amenah Pangandaman of the Department of Budget and Management (DBM), and Enrique Manalo of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) were officially approved on Wednesday by the Commission on Appointments (CA). As the chair of the CA’s Committee on Budget and Management, Senator Grace Poe said the committee…
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Senate okays on final reading mandatory SIM card registration

(MALAYA) VOTING 20-0-0, the Senate yesterday approved on third and final reading the mandatory registration of SIM cards, a measure passed by both houses of Congress in the 18th Congress but was vetoed by former President Duterte due to the provision on the registration of social media accounts. Last September 5, the House of Representatives…
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Manifestation of Senator Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada on the Privilege Speech of Senator Grace Poe – Hybrid Work

Manifestation of Senator Jinggoy Ejercito Estrada On the Privilege Speech of Senator Grace Poe – Hybrid Work August 16, 2022 19th Congress Senate of the Philippines I would like to thank my kumadre Senator Grace Poe for tackling the issue of hybrid work in her privilege speech. As a staunch advocate of labor, employment and human…
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