Govt To Give BARMM PhP 70.6 Billion Next Year

The proposed P4.1-trillion national budget for 2020 submitted to Congress this week, includes various funding mandated under Republic Act 11054.Of the amount, P63.6 billion represents the annual block grant; and P5 billion as Special Development Fund. Included in the total allocation is P17.7 billion for infrastructure development, said the online report by Philstar.Aside from this, the BARMM,...

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AFP To Assist In Healing, Decommissioning Process For MILF Combatants

At the signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Agreement, AFP Chief of Staff General Benjamin Madrigal Jr. underscored the importance of the collaboration between OPAPP and the AFP in pushing forward the Bangsamoro peace process.Unwavering commitment to peace“The MOA that we signed today is not only about the transfer of funds from OPAPP to the Armed Forces but more importantly, it signifies our...

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DBM Approves Staff Positions For The BTA Parliament

This was announced by Arch’t Eduard U. Guerra, chair of the BTA Committee on Finance, and Budget and Management during the Parliament Regular Session held today, August 22 at the SKCC, BARMM Compound, Cotabato City.Minister Guerra said in his presentation that this was the result of a meeting last August 16, 2019 with the newly appointed DBM National Secretary Atty. Wendel Avisado and Usec....

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Public Launch Of Decommissioning Of MILF Forces To Be Held Sept. 7

The Philippine News Agency (PNA) did not mentioned in its report August 20 the venue of the decommissioning but most probably at Camp Darapanan, or at the Maguindanao Old Capitol, in Sultan Kudarat town.Galvez said during the briefing that a total of 1,026 MILF forces and 920 firearms are scheduled to be decommissioned during the ceremony.Galvez said the decommissioning process aims to...

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