Govt to tap all sources to combat Covid-19

Credit to Author: Mayvelin U. Caraballo, TMT| Date: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 18:00:32 +0000

The government is willing to tap all sources to fund its programs aimed at mitigating the negative impact of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic on Filipinos and the Philippine economy, Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez 3rd said on Wednesday. In a video call, Dominguez told reporters “we have to do all it takes to achieve […]

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Baguio offers contract piggeries to hog raisers polluting rivers

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Fri, 19 Jul 2019 21:00:00 +0000

Hog raisers, who have been blamed for polluting the city’s rivers, have been offered contract piggery farms outside Baguio as the government prepares to shut them down.

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DOLE warns public against livelihood, emergency assistance scams

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Thu, 04 Apr 2019 11:03:07 +0000

The DOLE on Thursday warned the public against fraudsters offering workers livelihood and emergency assistance in exchange for money.

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Duque: No total firecrackers ban without alternative livelihood

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Tue, 01 Jan 2019 07:08:59 +0000

MANILA, Philippines — A total ban of firecrackers will not be possible unless government finds alternative livelihood programs for those in the fireworks-manufacturing business, Health Secretary Francisco Duque III said Tuesday.

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