Romulo and Zubiri support proposed tax cut

January 22, 2016 by · Comments Off on Romulo and Zubiri support proposed tax cut 

MANILA, Jan. 21 — Two senatorial candidates in the May 9 elections have expressed their support for the reduction of tax rates, particularly for workers who are losing as much as 32 percent of their earnings due to income tax.

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Gov't earmarks Php98.5M for college scholarships of sugar workers’ dependents

September 20, 2015 by · Comments Off on Gov't earmarks Php98.5M for college scholarships of sugar workers’ dependents 

By Sammy F. Martin

MANILA, Sept. 19 (PNA) — The national government has earmarked a total of Php98.5 million to provide free college education to eligible dependents of sugar industry workers and small cane farmers, Pasig City Rep. Roman Romulo, chairman of the House committee on higher and technical education, said over the weekend.

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