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SOURCE: Press and Public Affairs Bureau


Proposed "National Music Competitions For Young Artists Act" passed on final reading
19-February-2019, 04:12:07 PM

The House of Representatives unanimously approved on third and final reading with 185 votes, House Bill 8918 which seeks to designate the National Music Competitions For Young Artists (NAMCYA) as the National Youth Development Program for Music.... Read More

Bicam report on bills to strengthen Office of the Solicitor General ratified
19-February-2019, 04:07:50 PM

The House of Representatives ratified the bicameral conference committee report on House Bill 7376 and Senate Bill 1823, seeking to strengthen the Office of the Solicitor General (OSG) by increasing its powers and functions and augmenting its employee benefits.... Read More

New law allows Filipinos to keep cellphone number for life
19-February-2019, 03:44:39 PM

Filipinos can now keep their cellphone numbers even if they switch network providers or change subscription plans, as the Mobile Number Portability Act was enacted into law.... Read More

SGMA's Oversight Committee Ends Land Dispute for Cebu Urban Poor
19-February-2019, 01:55:27 PM

A more than 15-year old land dispute ended for more than 3,200 families in Cebu City after the House Oversight Committee on Housing convened by former President and now Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo was able to gather all stakeholders to waive their claims over their property in their favor.... Read More