Sunday, February 23, 2020

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government budget issues such as foreign and domestic debts and servicing, scores from financial institutions that impacts the region

Officials urged to use billions of excise tax share to alleviate the poor

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The Solidarity of Peasants Against Exploitation (STOP Exploitation) urged local government officials in the Ilocos region to utilize their share from the tobacco excise tax to alleviate the economic standing of their poor constituents.

Infra gets lion’s share in Ilocos 2019 budget

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VIGAN CITY — The infrastructure sector was allotted with ₱71 billion which comprise 54.8 percent of the region’s ₱129 billion allocation for the 2019 proposed budget, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA-1) regional office bared last June. The Department of Public Works and Highways will implement the projects.

Youthspeak: Isang malaking kahibangan ang pahayag ng NEDA

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Kaugnay ng pahayag ng National Economic & Development Authority (NEDA) na nakabubuhay ang 10, 000 pisong buwanang budget para sa pamilyang may 5 kasapi.Kasinungalingan, malayo sa aktwal na abang kalagayan ng mamamayan, at kawalang malasakit ang pagturan ng NEDA na sasapat ang Php10,000 sa loob ng isang buwan bilang budget ng isang pamilyang Pilipino.

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Editorial: Need a courageous and faithful CHR

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Notwithstanding the demand of stakeholders for better services two, no three national governtment commissions were deprived of their budget for next year by the House of Congress and were appropriated only a measly P1,000 each for 2018.

Statements: Duter-Tyranny in the House

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Pres. Rodrigo Duterte’s sycophants at the House of Representatives are having a field day in their fascist and anti-people schemes in the past days.

Beneco chides DOE Usec for hold on condonation of coop’s loan

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BAGUIO CITY — The Benguet Electric Cooperative (Beneco) general manager criticized Undersecretary Petronillo Ilagan of the Department of Energy (DOE) for blocking the condonation of the cooperative’s loan for barrio electrification.

Youthspeak: We forge ahead

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The news of the P8.3 billion budget realignment to pave way for free college tuition came as a pleasant surprise for Filipino students as the previous year ended. It is a wide known fact that the Philippine education system is discriminating and problematic, thus this change was more than welcomed especially by the underprivileged.

Statements: Mangahas na makibaka, mangahas na magtagumpay

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Makasaysayan ang resulta ng deliberasyon ng pambansang badyet sa taong 2017-2018 kung saan nadagdagan ang pondo para sa tersyaryang edukasyon ng mahigit P8.3B.

Victory! Youth party mulls steps towards free education

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BAGUIO CITY – With the approval of the P8.3-billion allocation for free tuition in state universities and colleges (SUCs) in the 2017 national budget, the Cordillera chapter of Kabataan Partylist heralds a “victory” of the ranks of the Filipino youth in the collective and unwavering struggle for the right to education.

Excise tax subsidio para mannalon

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VIGAN, Ilocos Sur — Kinarit ti Solidarity of Peasants Against Exploitation (Stop Exploitation) dagiti lokal a gobierno iti Ilocos Sur, Ilocos Norte, La Union ken Abra nga ilatang ti Department of Budget and Management (DBM) ti maawatda nga excise tax para iti subsidio iti produksion ken kas tulong pinansial kadagiti mannalon. Daytoy ket kalpasan nga impakaammo ti DBM a ruk-atanna ti agarup P11 bilion para kadagiti lokal a yunit ti gobierno a paggapgapuan dagiti bulong ti tabako.

Magsasaka ng Cagayan, nagprotesta

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CAGAYAN – Nagkaroon ng kilos protesta ang mga magsasaka ng tabako sa Amulung, Cagayan noong Pebrero 19, 2016. Kaugnay ito sa kanilang kahilingan na direktang magbenepisyo ang mga magsasaka ng tabako sa pondong mula sa excise tax, sa pamamagitan ng mga proyekto at programang makakatulong upang mapalaki at mapabilis ang kanilang produksyon ng tabako.

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Underscoring the role of the church in pursuing just and lasting peace

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During the founding assembly of One Faith, One Nation, One Voice Cordillera in Baguio City, Anglican Bishop Rex Reyes underlined the important role of the church in pursuing peace based on justice amid the heightened attacks against the people and hostilities between the revolutionary forces and the government.

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Farmers say NTA, negligent and accountable for the low price of tobacco

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Tobacco farmers criticize the National Tobacco Administration for its negligence to ensure the early resolution of the price deadlock during the Tripartite Conference in September 2019. They said the agency should be held accountable for the consistently low price of dried tobacco leaves.