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MICC 'not pro-mining, anti-mining' – DILG exec

Mar 29, 2017 - 2:34 PM

We all agree that this is all about social justice for our people says DILG Assistant Secretary Epimaco Densing III after a Mining Industry Coordinating Council meeting

Dominguez: There was 'failure' of due process in mining audit

Mar 14, 2017 - 5:04 PM

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III explains the Mining Industry Coordinating Council review to members of the Commission on Appointments

GOOD BALANCE. Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III says Cabinet members should strive to work as a team. File photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

Lacson: Yolanda rehab budget not enough

Dec 17, 2013 - 9:56 PM

The rehabilitation czar says the government would be ready to present a list of the needs of the hardest hit areas to the country s top corporations by the first week of January

'REBUILD BETTER AND SAFER'. Before responding to questions, former Sen. Panfilo Lacson reads the President's message to the mayors attending a consultation workshop by Tabang Visayas on Tuesday, December 17. Photo by Michael Bueza / Rappler

Yolanda recovery: We have plans, where's the money?

Dec 17, 2013 - 10:22 AM

One Leyte mayor says he has the plans but doesn t know where to get money for his town s rehabilitation plans

PLAY SPACE. Children play amongst the debris on the beach where their village once stood before it was destroyed by typhoon Haiyan, Dulag, Leyte (20 November 2013). Photo by Jonathan Hyams/Save the Children

Fences and farmers: LGU efforts in education reforms

Oct 13, 2013 - 2:09 PM

More local government units are taking up the responsibility of improving the quality of education in the country

EDUCATION CHAMPIONS. About 50 local chief executives commit to education reforms. Photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

LGUs told: Graduates need not always head to Manila

Oct 11, 2013 - 7:00 AM

What jobs do regions offer and what skills do they need? LGUs should adapt their school curricula to these market requirements

BEST. Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista says education in the country should produce the best workers here and abroad. Photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

EO: No new mining contracts

Jul 09, 2012 - 12:19 PM

The mining EO imposes a moratorium on new contracts as the government works to legislate revenue sharing scheme

Local Government Code almost untouched after 3 presidents

Oct 12, 2010 - 5:30 PM

3 administrations failed to review and update the Local Government Code and there’s no certainty that the Aquino government will prioritize the work either