Realpolitik at work: I am told that Sonny Angara
cannot act motu proprio (on his own); he must wait for another senator to endorse or sponsor a tax measure that is not in the House bill.
said the existing tax payment scheme is complicated making it difficult for small entrepreneurs to catch up with multi-billion corporations.
said there must be a stronger implementation of the Magna Carta of Women--a comprehensive law supposed to protect the rights of Filipino women--saying it is about time the government stops tolerating abuses committed against women migrant workers.
This would make the people appreciate more the need for an enhanced autonomy in the Bangsamoro region," said Angara
, chairman of the local government committee.
Kahit meron tayong magagaling na abogado sa mga embahada at batikang eksperto sa lokal na regulasyon, ang isang kakulangan ay 'yung magbibigay ng psychosocial care doon sa mga biktima ng trafficking or violence,' Angara
said in a statement on Friday.
reminded employers to pay their rank-and-file employees a 13th month pay, which must be given not later than December 24 as mandated by law.
While diamonds are the usual trend, Angara
goes a step ahead by capturing the concept of two stone jewelry with colored gemstones including emerald, blue sapphire, pink sapphire and ruby.
The president added that the Angara
A5, using the most advanced technologies, will help place any type of satellites into orbit, for either military or scientific purposes.
said, 'On a recent trip to Bohol, I was dismayed to find out that they had to turn tourists away because they cannot accommodate big tour groups, say, from China and Korea due to flight shortage.
Senator Edgardo Angara
, one of the chief proponents of the newly-passed Cybercrime Prevention Act, said naysayers should give the new edict a chance to be fully implemented before subjecting the edict to a barrage of criticisms.
, winner of this year's Grade 1 Beverly D Stakes, will be offered as a racing or broodmare prospect at the Fasig-Tipton Selected Mixed Sale in Kentucky on November 6.
The board sworn in by Estrada is headed by Gloria Angara
(wife of Estrada's defeated running mate in the 1998 election) and Armita Rufino, the center's new president.
Philippine Agriculture Secretary Edgardo Angara
will visit China in September to formally seal an agreement on agricultural cooperation between the two countries, a presidential palace statement said Thursday.