Allegations on DAP, lump sums 'inaccurate' –DBM

July 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on Allegations on DAP, lump sums 'inaccurate' –DBM 

By Lilybeth G. Ison

MANILA, July 13 (PNA) — The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) on Monday called the allegation of former Senator Panfilo Lacson on the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) and lump sums as "inaccurate."

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Abad: VP Binay exposes own hypocrisy;DBM chief hits VP's flip-flopping on housing issue

July 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on Abad: VP Binay exposes own hypocrisy;DBM chief hits VP's flip-flopping on housing issue 

MANILA, July 2 — Department of Budget and Management (DBM) Secretary Florencio “Butch” Abad today struck at claims made by Vice President Jejomar Binay, after the latter alleged that the Administration’s budget for housing initiatives was diverted from the Vice President’s agencies to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

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Alcala denies allegations DA misused Php14.4-B funds

April 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Alcala denies allegations DA misused Php14.4-B funds 

By Ceilito M. Reganit

MANILA, April 22 (PNA) — Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala on Wednesday denied allegations that his department squandered more than Php 14.4 billion in 2013 in questionable projects and stressed that ever since taking over the helm of the DA, the agency has always ensured the prudent use of public funds entrusted to it to benefit farmers and fishers and the Filipino people.

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Villegas sees SC ruling on DAP to lead to prosecution of erring govt officials

February 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on Villegas sees SC ruling on DAP to lead to prosecution of erring govt officials 

MANILA, Feb 4 — Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) President Archbishop Socrates Villegas said that people are hoping that recent ruling of the Supreme Court (SC) will pave the way for the investigation and prosecution of those who were involved in the use of the controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP).

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Drilon on SC ruling on DAP: ‘Let’s move on’

February 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on Drilon on SC ruling on DAP: ‘Let’s move on’ 

By Jelly F. Musico

MANILA, Feb. 4 (PNA) – Senate President Franklin Drilon on Wednesday encouraged the public to move on after the Supreme Court (SC) modified its July 2014 ruling declaring parts of the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) unconstitutional.

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Malacanang mum on latest SC decision on DAP, says it has yet to receive copy of the decision

February 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Malacanang mum on latest SC decision on DAP, says it has yet to receive copy of the decision 

MANILA, Feb. 3 — Malacanang officials declined to comment on the latest decision of the Supreme Court (SC) regarding the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) saying they have not received a copy of the decision.

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SC gives reprieve to DAP case

December 3, 2014 by · Comments Off on SC gives reprieve to DAP case 

By Perfecto T. Raymundo

MANILA, Dec. 2 (PNA) — The Supreme Court (SC) en banc on Tuesday gave reprieve to the case of the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP).

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SC gives reprieve to DAP case

December 3, 2014 by · Comments Off on SC gives reprieve to DAP case 

By Perfecto T. Raymundo

MANILA, Dec. 2 (PNA) — The Supreme Court (SC) en banc on Tuesday gave reprieve to the case of the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP).

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Lady solon says DAP releases not related to 2013 polls

November 7, 2014 by · Comments Off on Lady solon says DAP releases not related to 2013 polls 

MANILA, Nov. 6 — Batanes Rep. Henedina Abad on Thursday clarified that she did not use any releases for projects supported by the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) to ensure her election bid in 2013 as claimed by a colleague in the House of Representatives.

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DBM releases list of DAP-funded programs endorsed by lawmakers

September 18, 2014 by · Comments Off on DBM releases list of DAP-funded programs endorsed by lawmakers 

By Lilybeth G. Ison

MANILA, Sept. 17 (PNA) — The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) on Wednesday released through its website (www.dbm.gov.ph) the list of projects endorsed by lawmakers and funded under the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP).

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