• #DontTaxMyBeauty: Netizens slam proposed vanity tax
    Filipino netizens have been reacting since Tuesday night to a proposed imposition of a 10- to 30-percent excise tax on cosmetic products and beauty services as an alternative to imposing additional tax on fuel products.
  • Drilon considers 16th Congress a success
    Senate President Franklin Drilon on Wednesday said that he considers the 16th Congress a success as it comes to a close despite its failure to pass the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law.
  • Senate to pass 34 bills as session resumes
    The Senate is eyeing to pass at least 34 new bills as it resumes plenary session on Monday.
  • Solon seeks appointment of barangay execs
    A legislator has proposed a bill seeking to amend Republic Act 7160, or the Local Government Code, to allow municipal or city mayor to appoint the punong barangay and his or her sanggunian members.