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Rappler's latest stories on budget watch


Budget preparation for 2017 starts – DBM

Jan 22, 2016 - 3:05 PM

The 2017 budget call requires agencies to prioritize funding for strategic local infrastructure projects such as roads bridges ports and airports

COA decries massive budget cut for 2015

Sep 01, 2014 - 9:30 PM

The Commission on Audit asks for P838 million for capital outlay and other projects meant to ensure its independence; the DBM only approves P405 000

APPEAL. Commission on Audit officials face lawmakers in a budget briefing before the House committee on appropriations on September 1, 2014. Photo by Angela Casauay/Rappler

Stop making budget adjustments behind closed doors – Angara

Aug 22, 2014 - 8:21 PM

Senator Juan Edgardo Angara wants clear standards in realigning savings while Senate Pro Tempore Ralph Recto wants an itemized status reports on projects funded the past year

MovePH wins Best Social Media Movement in 2014 Globe Tatt Awards

Aug 09, 2014 - 10:25 AM

Now on its third year the Globe Tatt Awards recognizes individuals and groups that share Tattoo s fiery passion for greatness founded on individuality and a sincere interest to lead by sharing with others

Photo by Gemma Mendoza/Rappler

DAR's budget cut in half, but 'enough' to meet targets

Aug 07, 2014 - 7:06 PM

There are big reductions in the department s budget for land distribution support services and agrarian justice delivery

AGRARIAN REFORM. With time ticking for agrarian reform, can the DAR make do with its significantly reduced 2015 budget? Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

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Aug 01, 2014 - 5:36 PM

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Feb 20, 2014 - 2:13 PM

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Feb 06, 2014 - 4:46 PM

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#BudgetWatch: PH to hit investment grade?

Mar 24, 2013 - 11:00 PM

Abad says key reforms will increase chances of achieving an investment grade for the country