Senate hearing on DepEd’s proposed 2016 budget

September 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on Senate hearing on DepEd’s proposed 2016 budget 

150928183757Senator Loren Legarda (left), chairperson of the Senate Committee on Finance, directs a question to Department of Education (DepEd) Secretary Armin Luistro (right) during the public hearing on the proposed 2016 budget of the DepEd and its attached agencies on Monday (Sept. 28, 2015) at the Senate Building in Pasay City. (PNA photos by Avito C. Dalan)
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2016 proposed budget of the Department of Public Works and Highways

September 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on 2016 proposed budget of the Department of Public Works and Highways 

150908144023Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph L.Recto (right) asks clarification from Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Rogelio Singson during the deliberation on the 2016 proposed budget of the DPWH and its attached agencies on Tuesday (September 8, 2015) at the Senate Building in Pasay City. (PNA photos by Avito C. Dalan)lam/acd

Sen. Grace Poe presides at the public hearing on tightening the fight vs drugs and drug mules

September 2, 2015 by · Comments Off on Sen. Grace Poe presides at the public hearing on tightening the fight vs drugs and drug mules 

150901153943Senator Grace Poe (2nd from left), chairperson of the Senate Committee on Public Order and Dangerous Drugs, listens to Philippine Drugs Enforcement Agency (PDEA) Undersecretary Arturo Cacdac (extreme right) during the public hearing on the need to tighten the fight against drugs and drug mules at the Senate Building in Pasay City on Tuesday (Sept. 1, 2015). Flanking her in photo are Senator Aquilino Pimentel III (left) and Senator Vicente Sotto III. (PNA photos by Avito C. Dalan)
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Breastfeeding Awareness Month

August 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Breastfeeding Awareness Month 

150810172322Unicef Country Representative Ms.Lotta Sylwander; Senator Pia Cayetano, Chairperson of the Committee on Women,Children,Family Relations and Gender Equality; Senate President Franklin Drilon; and Senator Loren Legarda lead the ribbon cutting ceremony of the photo exhibit during the Breastfeeding Awareness Month Celebration on Monday (August 10, 2015) at the Senate Building in Pasay City. The government declared August of every year as National Breastfeeding Awareness Month in order to promote breastfeeding in the Philippines as the normal, natural and preferred method of feeding to raise healthy infants and young children. (PNA photo by Avito C. Dalan)lam/acd

Public hearing to promote women and children rights

August 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Public hearing to promote women and children rights 

150810170518Senator Pia Cayetano (left), Chairperson of the Committee on Women, Children and Family Relations, presides the public hearing on amendments to Articles 75 and 21 of E.O No. 209 (Family Code of the Philippines); Anti-Mail Order Bride Law of 1990; Anti-Violence Against Women and Children Act and the Rectification of Simulated Birth Records on Monday (August 10, 2015) at the Senate Building in Pasay City. At right is Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Project Officer Nolibelyn Macabagdal. (PNA photo by Avito C.Dalan)lam/acd

Voluntary HIV Testing at the Senate

May 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Voluntary HIV Testing at the Senate 

150511174827Senator Pia Cayetano talks to a medical team member during the launching of the Voluntary HIV (human immodeficiency virus) Testing in the Senate on Monday (May 11, 2015) at the Senate Building in Pasay City. (PNA photo by Avito C. Dalan)
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Senate hearing on estafa case filed by Pag-IBIG Fund officials against Globe Asiatique founder Delfin Lee

April 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on Senate hearing on estafa case filed by Pag-IBIG Fund officials against Globe Asiatique founder Delfin Lee 

150413172916Senator Aquilino Pimentel III (left), chairperson of the Senate Blue Ribbon Sub-Committee, questions Atty. Darlene Marie B. Berberabe (left), president and CEO of Home Development Mutual Fund (Pag-IBIG), about the estafa case filed against Globe Asiatique founder Delfin Lee during the Senate hearing on Monday (April 13, 2015) at the Senate Building in Pasay City. Together with Pimentel is Senator Antonio Trillanes IV. (PNA photo by Avito C. Dalan)
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Makati Mayor Erwin Binay brought to Senate floor

January 30, 2015 by · Comments Off on Makati Mayor Erwin Binay brought to Senate floor 

150129173936Makati Mayor Erwin Binay show a minor bruise and pacifies supporters after he was brought to the Senate plenary when he refused to testify at the Senate hearing on Thursday (January 29, 2015) at the Senate Building in Pasay City. (PNA photo by Avito C. Dalan)LAM/acd

Donation of the NHA lot for the Philippine Children’s Medical Center

October 29, 2014 by · Comments Off on Donation of the NHA lot for the Philippine Children’s Medical Center 

141028152205Photo from left shows Senator Loren Legarda, along with Senator Paolo Benigno Aquino IV and Senator Teofisto Guingona III, Chairperson of the Committee on Health and Demography and Women, Family Relation and Gender Equality; settle a dispute as the National Housing Authority (NHA) agrees to donate the 3.7-hectare land that the Philippine Children’s Medical Center (PCMC) is occupying in Quezon City particularly if President Benigno S. Aquino III issues a proclamation or the Department of Justice (DOJ) issues a legal opinion. Right photo shows PCMC executive Director Dr. Julius Lecciones (gesturing) and NHA general manger Atty. Chito Cruz during the public hearing on Tuesday (October 28, 2014) at the Senate Building in Pasay City (PNA photo by Avito C. Dalan)LAM/acd

Php19.352-B proposed 2015 budget of Department of Science and Technology

October 14, 2014 by · Comments Off on Php19.352-B proposed 2015 budget of Department of Science and Technology 

141013151408DOST Secretary Mario Montejo explains to Senate President Pro-Tempore Ralph Recto the Project NOAH-DREAM’s early warning systems during deliberations on the Php 19.352-billion proposed 2015 budget of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) on Monday (October 13, 2014) at the Senate Building in Pasay City. (PNA photos by Avito C. Dalan)LAM/acd

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