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The Manila Times
Senate, House ratify tax reform measureas it voted 16-4 to approve the measure that was expected to provide tax relief
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
as it voted 16-4 to approve the measure that was expected to provide tax relief to almost 6.8 million workers. Sen. Juan Edgardo Angara, chairman of the Senate Committee on Ways and Means, sponsored the bicameral conference committee report that... Read more
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The Manila Times
Congress extends martial lawPimentel 3rd, Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto, Senate Majority Leader
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
Pimentel 3rd, Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto, Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto 3rd, as well as Senators Juan Edgardo Angara, Nancy Binay, Joseph Victor Ejercito, Sherwin Gatchalian, Richard Gordon, Gregorio Honasan 2nd, Panfilo... Read more
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The Manila Times
Congress votes to extend martial law in Mindanao for one more yearPimentel 3rd, Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto, Senate Majority Leader
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
Pimentel 3rd, Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto, Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto 3rd, as well as Senators Juan Edgardo Angara, Nancy Binay, Joseph Victor Ejercito, Sherwin Gatchalian, Richard Gordon, Gregorio Honasan 2nd, Panfilo... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Megaphone diplomacy’pleased the EU to augur well for normalization of the relations. Much earlier,
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
pleased the EU to augur well for normalization of the relations. Much earlier, the EU welcomed former Senate president Edgardo Angara as President Duterte’s designated special envoy to the EU. Then last Wednesday, the Commission on Appointments... Read more
10d
The Manila Times
Lawmakers set new rates on car tax, bonus exemptionscommittee further agreed to raise the tax-exemption ceiling on the 13th month p
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
committee further agreed to raise the tax-exemption ceiling on the 13th month pay and other bonuses to P90,000. Sen. Juan Edgardo Angara, chairman of the Senate ways and means committee, said the Senate and House of Representatives contingents... Read more
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10d
Sun Star
Bicam committee: Up to P340-K annual pay tax-freeng ating mga taxpayer sa kanilang mga pamilya (Government can no longer tax up
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
ng ating mga taxpayer sa kanilang mga pamilya (Government can no longer tax up to P340,000 annual income),” Senator Juan Edgardo Angara, chairman of the Senate ways and means committee, said in a statement. Under Republic Act 10653, the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Mixed signals’link to our discussions with the Philippines,” Lentz pointed out. Much earlier
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 days ago
link to our discussions with the Philippines,” Lentz pointed out. Much earlier, the EU welcomed former Senate president Edgardo Angara as President Duterte’s designated special envoy to the EU. He is the father of administration ally Sen. Sonny... Read more
12d
The Manila Times
Duterte endorses highest civilian award’s conferment on Miriamaward in the Philippines, in recognition of her “exemplary” contributions as a
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
award in the Philippines, in recognition of her “exemplary” contributions as a public servant, according to Sen. Juan Edgardo Angara. Santiago was 71 years old when she died on September 29, 2016 from stage 4 lung cancer. Angara and Sen.... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Thumbs up for Phl Competition lawthe framework for its future relationship with the EU. President Duterte desig
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 days ago
the framework for its future relationship with the EU. President Duterte designated last month former Senate president Edgardo Angara as his special envoy to the EU. He is the father of administration ally Sen. Sonny Angara who successfully... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
House, Senate lock horns over 2018 budgeton the line is the tax reform bill, where the two versions greatly differ. Sen
Manila Standard Today / Posted 16 days ago
on the line is the tax reform bill, where the two versions greatly differ. Senate ways and means committee chairman Juan Edgardo Angara said they would begin discussions of non-contentious issues to “build up small victories” before tackling the... Read more
17d
Inquirier.net
First phase of tax package on track for implementation by January 2018tax package on final reading. Senate Bill No. 1592, the chamber’s version of t
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
tax package on final reading. Senate Bill No. 1592, the chamber’s version of the proposed law, was sponsored by Sen. Juan Edgardo Angara, who chairs the Senate ways and means committee. According to Angara, “under the Senate-approved tax reform... Read more
17d
The Manila Times
Advocacy group: Tax reform bill a monsterthe 154th birth anniversary of revolutionary hero Andres Bonifacio, an advocacy
The Manila Times / Posted 17 days ago
the 154th birth anniversary of revolutionary hero Andres Bonifacio, an advocacy group renewed its call on Sen. Juan Edgardo Angara, chairman of the Senate Committee on Ways and Means, not to pursue passage of the “monster” Tax Reform for... Read more
18d
The Manila Times
Senate OKs P3.77T budgetand House of Representatives. Legarda will be assisted by Senators Ralph Recto
The Manila Times / Posted 18 days ago
and House of Representatives. Legarda will be assisted by Senators Ralph Recto, Franklin Drilon, Cynthia Villar, Juan Edgardo Angara, Panfilo Lacson, Joseph Victor Ejercito, Nancy Binay and Juan Miguel Zubiri. “This is a ‘build, build, build’... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Congress concedes no time to pass BBL in ‘17on local government needed to conduct a hearing on the draft BBL first, adding
Manila Standard Today / Posted 19 days ago
on local government needed to conduct a hearing on the draft BBL first, adding the committee Chairman, Senator Juan Edgardo Angara, should first hold a committee hearing. Pimentel, also the president of the ruling party PDP-Laban, filed the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Senate passes bill to exempt millions from income taxof Filipinos and funding the administration's ambitious infrastructure projects
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 days ago
of Filipinos and funding the administration's ambitious infrastructure projects. Senate Bill 1592 sponsored by Sen. Juan Edgardo Angara, chairman of the Senate Ways and Means Committee, is expected to exempt around 6.8 million workers from paying... Read more
19d
The Manila Times
Senate approves tax reform bill on 3rd readingwith an annual income of not more than P250,000 or P21,000 monthly will be exem
The Manila Times / Posted 19 days ago
with an annual income of not more than P250,000 or P21,000 monthly will be exempted from paying income tax. Sen. Juan Edgardo Angara, chairman of the Ways and Means Committee, said the exemption would mean higher take home for about 7.5... Read more
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The Manila Times
Congress nixes special session on Bangsamoro bill but assures Duterte of passage1608 or the Basic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region but the Senate Commi
The Manila Times / Posted 19 days ago
1608 or the Basic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region but the Senate Committee on Electoral Reforms, led by Sen. Juan Edgardo Angara, has yet to conduct a public hearing on the measure since he got tied up with the discussions on the proposed... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
VAT cut won’t erode tax take, senator saysamendments to the pending tax reform bill being heard by the Senate ways and me
Manila Standard Today / Posted 21 days ago
amendments to the pending tax reform bill being heard by the Senate ways and means committee, chaired by Senator Juan Edgardo Angara. He expressed hope that his colleagues in the Senate and House lawmakers would support his proposal. The... Read more
21d
The Manila Times
Duterte to join anti-corruption summitrevenues, may not be realized if corruption would not be addressed. The Train
The Manila Times / Posted 21 days ago
revenues, may not be realized if corruption would not be addressed. The Train bill which, according to Sen. Juan Edgardo Angara, ways and means committee chairman, may generate as much as P159.5 billion in revenues, is being deliberated... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Mass housing still VAT-exemptVAT exemption so as not to exacerbate the housing problem of the country,” said
Manila Standard Today / Posted 23 days ago
VAT exemption so as not to exacerbate the housing problem of the country,” said Senate ways and means committee chairman Edgardo Angara Jr. The original proposal of the Finance Department sought to remove the VAT exemption of both socialized... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesthe amendment proposed by Sen. Ralph Recto that would put HFCS "on equal footin
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 24 days ago
the amendment proposed by Sen. Ralph Recto that would put HFCS "on equal footing with sugar" were Senators Miguel Zubiri, Edgardo Angara Jr., Jose Victor Ejercito, Sherwin Gatchalian, PanfiloLacson, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel, Joel... Read more
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The Manila Times
14 senators vote to allot P1.5B for ‘iconic’ building in Taguig Cityby the BCDA is in the nature of an Option Contract. The 14 senators who wanted
The Manila Times / Posted 26 days ago
by the BCDA is in the nature of an Option Contract. The 14 senators who wanted to transfer to Taguig City were: Juan Edgardo Angara, Nancy Binay, Franklin Drilon, Joseph Victor Ejercito, Emmanuel Pacquiao, Aquilino Pimentel 3rd, Grace Poe,... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
MRT detachment: ‘Sabotage?’for Railways. The DoTr takeover should be monitored even more closely now,” it
Manila Standard Today / Posted 30 days ago
for Railways. The DoTr takeover should be monitored even more closely now,” it added. Also in the Senate, Senator Juan Edgardo Angara has called for the passage of a bill that seeks to strengthen the emergency medical services system in the... Read more
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