Bayan Muna party-list officials on Friday criticized Social Security System (SSS) president Emmanuel Dooc for resorting to “scare tactics” to stop the second tranche of pension increase next year.
House of Representatives
Citing “rumors,” a lawmaker from the House of Representatives claimed President Rodrigo Duterte would be sacking Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III as a scapegoat for failing to end contractualization or “endo.”
A lawmaker in the House of Representatives is calling for the privatization of Duty Free Philippines, saying the government firm can even be considered a competitor of local businesses.
Members of the Makabayan bloc in the House of Representatives want a congressional investigation on the so-called “terror list” of the Department of Justice petitioning the declaration of several leftist leaders and activists as terrorists.…
The House of Representatives has approved on second reading a bill declaring every February 4th as a special working holiday to be known as the “Philippine-American War Memorial Day” or “Araw ng Paggunita sa Digmaang Pilipino-Amerikano.”