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Cayetano insists beef with DBM chief over infra budget not about pork barrel

Apr 26, 2020 - 2:21 PM

'Kung ang iniisip ng iba na may pinoprotektahan dito 'yung tinuturing mong pork barrel eh 'di sana nilagay na namin sa batas na bawal kunin 'yong infra,' says Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano on the Bayanihan to Heal as One Act

HOUSE LEADER. Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano presides over the special session on March 23, 2020. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

'Brewing disagreement' between House, DBM as funding for select infra halted

Apr 24, 2020 - 4:53 PM

Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano says if this is the case, then Congress should not have passed the Bayanihan law

SPEAKER VS DBM? Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano speaks during a press conference on February, 24, 2020. File photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

CA confirms Wendel Avisado as budget secretary

Feb 26, 2020 - 3:07 PM

Budget Secretary Wendel Avisado assured the Commission on Appointments that he will be the 'first to go' if there is corruption at the Department of Budget and Management under his watch

Secretary Wendel Avisado of the Department of Budget and Management takes questions from the Commission on Appointments committee on budget and management at the Senate on February 26, 2020. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

DBM to submit proposal for new gov't salary hike to Congress

Aug 27, 2019 - 1:31 PM

The budget department earmarks P31.099 billion in the proposed 2020 budget for the compensation adjustment for civilian government workers

NEW SALARY HIKE. Government workers are now set to receive a new round of salary hike in 2020. File photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

Cayetano will not tolerate 'parked' funds in 2020 budget

Aug 20, 2019 - 2:30 PM

House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano notes that 'parking' of funds is 'a form of corruption'

'WALANG TAKIPAN.' Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano says he will fight against corruption in the 18th Congress. File photo by Jeff Digma/Rappler

2020 budget priorities: Infrastructure, social services, peace and security

Aug 20, 2019 - 1:40 PM

Under the proposed 2020 national budget, the Department of Education once again gets the lion's share with P673 billion

2020 BUDGET TURNOVER. (From L-R) House Minority Leader Bienvenido Abante Jr, House Majority Leader Martin Romualdez, DBM Acting Secretary Wendel Avisado, Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano, House appropriations committee chair Isidro Ungab, House Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund Villafuerte. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Duterte picks ex-Davao City administrator as budget secretary

Aug 05, 2019 - 5:50 PM

Wendel Avisado was President Rodrigo Duterte's city administrator from 2004 to 2010 in Davao City and his presidential assistant for Yolanda rehabilitation

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath to newly appointed Budget Acting Secretary Wendel Avisado during a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on August 5, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

How the Duterte administration is fast-tracking Yolanda recovery

Jun 25, 2017 - 10:00 AM

President Duterte has criticized the past government for the slow rehab of Eastern Visayas What happens when he tells agencies he is getting impatient?

FAST-TRACKED. President Rodrigo Duterte said he wanted Yolanda relief efforts to be finished by the end of 2017.

Duterte taps Wendel Avisado for Yolanda rehabilitation

Dec 17, 2016 - 10:13 PM

Avisado was former Davao City administrator from 2004 to 2010 when Rodrigo Duterte was also mayor

Duterte on 2016, Boy Scouts, Guiuan disaster fund | 12PM wRap

Jun 22, 2015 - 12:26 PM

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Kim Henares: Binay ally evaded taxes

Mar 12, 2015 - 2:55 PM

BIR chief Kim Henares says Alphaland president Mario Oreta should have paid income tax for the 5 he supposedly got from the BSP Alphaland deal

TAX EVASION? BIR Commissioner Kim Henares says Alphaland President Mario Oreta may be liable for tax evasion. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Shadows over Binay’s leadership of Boy Scouts

Mar 07, 2015 - 9:00 AM

In June the BSP will elect a new set of officers amid crisis

MILF returns weapons, Binay allies, Tubbataha damage | The wRap

Feb 18, 2015 - 8:03 PM

MILF returns 16 firearms seized from the SAF Senators say the Vice President’s allies may be liable for money laundering The United States pays the Philippines for Tubbataha reef damages

Boy Scouts ‘so shortchanged’ in Alphaland deal – senators

Feb 18, 2015 - 7:28 PM

The BSP headed by Vice President Binay only asked Alphaland to pay rent on its property a day after the Senate announced in January that it would probe the deal

BOY SCOUTS BOARD 2011. (Left to right) BSP senior vice president Wendel Avisado, secretary general Rizal Pangilinan, international commissioner Dale Corvera, and vice president for Visayas Arthur Umbac are asked by senators on February 18, 2015, to explain why they relied on Alphaland for the valuation of the organization's one-hectare prime property in Makati. Photo by Cesar Tomambo/Senate PRIB