2013 national budget - updates

Rappler's latest stories on 2013 national budget


2013 disaster fund gets extra lump sum

Nov 25, 2013 - 7:38 PM

Congress files resolutions seeking to extend the validity of all unused allotments for 2013 and to repurpose the unused P14 6 B PDAF

AFTERMATH. The government has started mapping rehabilitation plans for areas devastated by Haiyan. Photo by Rappler/Vincent Go

My billion-peso vote

Apr 27, 2013 - 9:03 AM

We put all our energy into voting and leave the rest to fate It is a vicious and disempowering cycle

Aquino signs P2-T 2013 budget

Dec 19, 2012 - 10:38 AM

Bulk of the budget will go to social services including education health care and subsidies for the poor

ANTI-POVERTY. President Benigno Aquino III signs the 2013 national budget, which will be spent primarily on social services for the poor. Photo courtesy of Malacañang

Senate, House ratify P2.006T budget for 2013

Dec 05, 2012 - 4:31 PM

Congress will ratify the P2 006 trillion national budget for 2013 after the bicameral conference committee approved it

Senate OKs P2.006T budget

Nov 28, 2012 - 7:16 PM

The Senate approves the 2013 national budget with bicam to start next week

‘No major hitch in sin tax, budget bicam’

Nov 22, 2012 - 3:11 PM

Sen Franklin Drilon foresees a smooth bicam for both the sin tax bill and the 2013 budget

Drilon sponsors bill on P2-trillion 2013 budget

Nov 21, 2012 - 4:55 PM

The budget is 10 5 higher than the 2012 figure and will be spent mostly on social and economic services