#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.