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Manila Standard Today
‘Keep martial law till terror threat subsides’the top terrorist leaders in the Marawi siege have been killed. In separate st
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
the top terrorist leaders in the Marawi siege have been killed. In separate statements, Senators Panfilo Lacson and Juan Edgardo Angara said only the Defense Department and the Armed Forces of the Philippines could recommend the lifting of... Read more
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Kagay-an News
DICT, NICP Launch Digital Cities PH in National ICT Summitawards are in partnership with the Department of Interior and Local Government
Kagay-an News / Posted 2 days ago
awards are in partnership with the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG), the Office of Senator Juan Edgardo Angara, chair of the Senate Committee on Local Government and the DICT. The two-day event is also supported by the... Read more
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Sun Star
Senator: SUCs would have P10-M rise in capital outlay(SUC) in the country to allow the schools to upgrade their infrastructure and e
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
(SUC) in the country to allow the schools to upgrade their infrastructure and equipment, an official said. Senator Juan Edgardo Angara said this will make sure that the SUCs will have enough budget once the Republic Act 10931, also known as... Read more
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Sun Star
Immediate rehab of Marawi soughtof the Maute terror group who occupied Marawi City since May 23 have signified
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
of the Maute terror group who occupied Marawi City since May 23 have signified their interest to surrender. Senator Juan Edgardo Angara also encouraged the military to have open arms to those who will surrender, stressing "it is high time that we... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
As Bautista quits, Palace rules out impeachment trialSotto also said there is no need for a trial because Duterte has accepted Bauti
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
Sotto also said there is no need for a trial because Duterte has accepted Bautista’s resignation. Senator Juan Edgardo Angara said some of his colleagues consider an impeachment trial against Bautista as “moot.” “I can’t speak for my... Read more
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Pilipino Star
No directive to expel EU ambassadorsnga is more collaborative.” In his presentation before EU officials last month
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
nga is more collaborative.” In his presentation before EU officials last month, Lopez and and special envoy to the EU Edgardo Angara urged the bloc to further engage the Philippines through the expansion of the General System of Preferences... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Palace: No expulsion of EU envoysSocialists. ‘Gross misrepresentation’ On Wednesday, the Inquirer published a
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Socialists. ‘Gross misrepresentation’ On Wednesday, the Inquirer published a statement by former Senate President Edgardo Angara, the President’s special envoy to the European Union, disputing the statement of the delegation as a “gross... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
8 out of 10 Pinoys trust Duterte—Pulse Asiapeople. The basic problems of poverty and impunity still persist, he added. An
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
people. The basic problems of poverty and impunity still persist, he added. Another ally of the President, Senator Juan Edgardo Angara, said ithe survey ratings of the President will go up or go down, but he was elected by the people for a term... Read more
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Pilipino Star
No directive to expel EU ambassadors, says Palacenga is more collaborative.” In his presentation before EU officials last month
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
nga is more collaborative.” In his presentation before EU officials last month, Lopez and and special envoy to the EU Edgardo Angara urged the bloc to further engage the Philippines through the expansion of the General System of Preferences... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Koko: Duterte outburst was defense of 'Filipino values', sovereigntySpokesman Ernesto Abella said that there is no instruction to expel EU diplomat
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
Spokesman Ernesto Abella said that there is no instruction to expel EU diplomats. Special envoy to the EU Edgardo Angara clarified that no EU ambassador would leave the country despite the president’s tirades. ‘Don’t meddle in our... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Hot money reverts to net inflow in Septpackage of the government’s tax reform program,” the BSP said. The Senate Comm
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
package of the government’s tax reform program,” the BSP said. The Senate Committee on Ways and Means chaired by Sen. Juan Edgardo Angara approved its own version of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion Act (TRAIN) being pushed by the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Duterte slams EU, critics: Leave PH aloneonly to preserve the integrity and dignity of our state as a sovereign nation,”
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
only to preserve the integrity and dignity of our state as a sovereign nation,” he added. Earlier, Former Senate President Edgardo Angara, Manila’s special envoy to the European Union, said that European parliamentarians are willing to help the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte dares groups, countries to remove Philippines from UNpang bayad (Russia will provide us arms for free)," the president bragged. Phi
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
pang bayad (Russia will provide us arms for free)," the president bragged. Philippine Special Envoy to the European Union Edgardo Angara hit this statement as a "gross misrepresentation" and said that the visiting groups did not represent the... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte unfazed by threat of PHL removal from UNand European Union (EU), if Duterte fails to stop the spate of killings related
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
and European Union (EU), if Duterte fails to stop the spate of killings related to his brutal crackdown on illegal drugs. Edgardo Angara, Duterte's special envoy to the EU, clarified in a statement also posted by PDI on October 11 that the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Rehabilitate thempreferential trade deals if drug killings and the persecution of administration
Manila Standard Today / Posted 7 days ago
preferential trade deals if drug killings and the persecution of administration critics do not stop. But former Senator Edgardo Angara, Duterte’s special envoy to the EU, claimed the warning was a gross misrepresentation. Angara said that the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Irked senators hit 'fake news' on not signing EJK resolutionresolution “condemning in the strongest sense the extrajudicial killings.” Oth
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 days ago
resolution “condemning in the strongest sense the extrajudicial killings.” Other members of the majority bloc — Sens. Juan Edgardo Angara, Nancy Binay, JV Ejercito, Francis Escudero, Sherwin Gatchalian, Panfilo Lacson, Loren Legarda, Grace Poe and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Brinkmanshipon March 2, 2001, the SC came up with a ruling based largely on the entries in
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
on March 2, 2001, the SC came up with a ruling based largely on the entries in the diary of his former executive secretary Edgardo Angara, whose chief of staff Macel Fernandez kept it for him. It has become part of SC jurisprudence. Finding no... Read more
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The Manila Times
ODA big source of P8.4T for govt infra showcasefrom foreign borrowings, not from the proposed Tax Reform for Acceleration and
The Manila Times / Posted 15 days ago
from foreign borrowings, not from the proposed Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (Train), according to Sen. Juan Edgardo Angara. Angara had dismissed as “exaggerated” the claims of some officials from the executive department who were... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Ex-finance chiefs endorsing original tax reform versionhearing a week before the Senate’s version of the Train was approved by the pan
Manila Standard Today / Posted 15 days ago
hearing a week before the Senate’s version of the Train was approved by the panel and endorsed by its chair, Sen. Juan Edgardo Angara, for plenary approval. The original DoF proposal for Train aims to lower personal income taxes while raising... Read more
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Pilipino Star
83% of 'Build, Build, Build' funding to come from borrowing not tax reform, says AngaraMANILA, Philippines — Sen. Juan Edgardo Angara emphasized on Monday that the go
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Sen. Juan Edgardo Angara emphasized on Monday that the government's ambitious infrastructure program would not be severely affected if the Department of Finance's version of the tax reform bill would not be passed by... Read more
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The Manila Times
Crime prevention body proposed in schoolseducation institutions in the country that would help protect students from int
The Manila Times / Posted 19 days ago
education institutions in the country that would help protect students from internal and external threats. Senator Juan Edgardo Angara in filing the Senate Bill (SB) 946 or the Campus Safety and Security Act cited the steady increase in the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Palace seeks swift passage of 2018 budgetof all agencies before session adjourns on October 12 for a one-month break,” L
The Manila Times / Posted 20 days ago
of all agencies before session adjourns on October 12 for a one-month break,” Legarda said. Senators Panfilo Lacson, Juan Edgardo Angara, Francis Escudero and Joseph Victor Ejercito head the finance panel’s subcommittees. Legarda said the Senate... Read more
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The Manila Times
Senate sets marathon sessions on P3.767-T budget after receiving House versionwe will file and sponsor the committee report next week,” she said on Wednesday
The Manila Times / Posted 20 days ago
we will file and sponsor the committee report next week,” she said on Wednesday. Senators Panfilo Lacson, Juan Edgardo Angara, Francis Escudero, and Joseph Victor Ejercito chaired the finance panel’s subcommittees. “We will conduct... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Budgetto claim credit for. Legislators unabashedly used the budget hearings to extra
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 days ago
to claim credit for. Legislators unabashedly used the budget hearings to extract personal favors. When former senator Edgardo Angara was UP president, he gave up the power to issue “presidential prerogatives” which enabled him to give places... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippines seeks expansion of EU GSP privilegesministers in Brussels, the Department of Trade and Industry said Trade Secretar
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 days ago
ministers in Brussels, the Department of Trade and Industry said Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez and special envoy to the EU Edgardo Angara urged the EU Parliament to further engage the Philippines through the expansion of the GSP+. “We want to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
After drawing flak, 7 senators also file resolution on EJKsthese extrajudicial and all other unresolved killings.” Aside from these lawma
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 days ago
these extrajudicial and all other unresolved killings.” Aside from these lawmakers, majority bloc members Sens. Juan Edgardo Angara, Nancy Binay, JV Ejercito, Francis Escudero, Sherwin Gatchalian, Panfilo Lacson, Loren Legarda, Grace Poe and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
16 senators call on gov’t to stop killings, especially of childrenVillanueva, Ralph Recto, JV Ejercito, Sherwin Gatchalian, Panfilo Lacson, Grace
Pilipino Star / Posted 22 days ago
Villanueva, Ralph Recto, JV Ejercito, Sherwin Gatchalian, Panfilo Lacson, Grace Poe, Nancy Binay, Francis Escudero, Juan Edgardo Angara and Loren Legarda. The seven who did not sign the resolution include Senate President Aquilino Pimentel and... Read more
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Minda News
Draft BBL as “urgent bill”: only nine session days left before recessthat the draft BBL would be refered to the Senate Committee on Local Government
Minda News / Posted 24 days ago
that the draft BBL would be refered to the Senate Committee on Local Governments. The Committee is headed by Senator Edgardo Angara. It is not clear which committee the draft BBL would be referred to in the House of... Read more
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Minda News
Draft BBL as “urgent bill”: only nine session days left before recessthat the draft BBL would be refered to the Senate Committee on Local Government
Minda News / Posted 24 days ago
that the draft BBL would be refered to the Senate Committee on Local Governments. The Committee is headed by Senator Edgardo Angara. It is not clear which committee the draft BBL would be referred to in the House of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
TRAIN expected to be signed into law by DecemberDuterte has agreed to certify as urgent the tax reform bill. Last Wednesday, S
Pilipino Star / Posted 26 days ago
Duterte has agreed to certify as urgent the tax reform bill. Last Wednesday, Senate ways and means committee chairman Juan Edgardo Angara endorsed for plenary approval Senate Bill 1592, the senate’s version of the TRAIN. Dominguez lauded the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Revenue from tax bill to fund free tuitionof the free-tuition law that needs P51 billion, according to the Commission on
The Manila Times / Posted 26 days ago
of the free-tuition law that needs P51 billion, according to the Commission on Higher Education (CHEd). Sen. Juan Edgardo Angara, chairman of the sub-committee of the Senate Committee on Finance tackling the budget of the public education... Read more
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The Manila Times
DoF insists on original tax reform billthat,” Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez 3rd told reporters. Dominguez was co
The Manila Times / Posted 30 days ago
that,” Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez 3rd told reporters. Dominguez was commenting on statements made by Senator Juan Edgardo Angara, ways and means committee chairman, that the chamber was unlikely to approve all of the Finance department’s... Read more
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Pilipino Star
DOF to submit 2nd tax reform package next yearAct (TRAIN), is expected to be up for plenary deliberations by September 20, Se
Pilipino Star / Posted a month ago
Act (TRAIN), is expected to be up for plenary deliberations by September 20, Senate Ways and Means Committee chairman Juan Edgardo Angara said. However, Angara said the bill would only likely to adopt about 70 percent of the original proposal of... Read more

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