By Christine O. Avendaño, November 21 2018; Philippine Daily Inquirer https://globalnation.inquirer.net/171488/ph-china-pursue-development-of-energy-sources-in-sea Image Credit to Inquirer.net China and the Philippines on Tuesday agreed to cooperate for the development of energy sources in the South China Sea as visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping vowed that Beijing would work with Manila to “manage contentious issues” in the heavily disputed […]
By Camille A. Aguinaldo, November 20 2018; Business World https://www.bworldonline.com/senate-bill-creating-judges-at-large-to-speed-up-court-cases-up-for-plenary/ Image Credit to Business World THE bill creating judges-at-large positions in the lower courts was endorsed for plenary approval in the Senate last Monday. Senate Bill No. 2065 or the proposed Judges-At-Large Act of 2018 seeks to amend Batas Pambansa Bilang 129 or the Judiciary Reorganization […]
By Samuel P. Medenilla, November 21 2018; Business Mirror https://businessmirror.com.ph/dole-to-release-irr-of-workers-safety-law-soon/ Image Credit to Business World The government may finally start implementing Occupational Safety and Health Standards (OSHS) law, or Republic Act (RA) 11058 next month, as the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) is now rushing to complete its IRR. During 16th National Occupational Safety and […]
Philippine Development Plan
The Philippine Development Plan 2017-2022 is the first medium-term plan to be anchored on the 0-10 point Socioeconomic Agenda and is geared towards the Ambisyon Natin 2040 which articulates the Filipino people’s collective vision of a MATATAG, MAGINHAWA, AT PANATAG NA BUHAY PARA SA LAHAT. It also takes into account the country’s international commitments such as the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.