Former Tourism secretary Wanda Teo admitted Tuesday she personally does not agree that the P60 million paid by PTV-4 to Bitag Media Unlimited Inc, headed by her brother Ben Tulfo, for Department of Tourism advertisements should be returned. “Ang unang desisyon ko ay hindi puwede [ibalik ang pera]. Mahirap kasi.
The Duterte administration can live with a re-enacted budget if the House of Representatives will insist on obligation-based appropriations for 2019, Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno said on Monday. The House of Representatives under Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez passed the administration-backed budget budget reform bill that provides for cash-based budgeting. Under the