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VAT-Free medicines for hypertension, diabetes, and high cholesterol in 2019

Published by rudy Date posted on April 30, 2019

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DOH: Tobacco tax hike bill to help fund universal healthcare law

Published by rudy Date posted on March 1, 2019

by Christia Marie Ramos, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Mar 1, 2019 MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) renewed its call for the passage of a bill that would increase tax on tobacco and alcoholic drinks, citing that doing so would save lives and would help fund the newly signed Universal Healthcare Act.

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Higher cigarette tax will help 3.2M Filipinos quit smoking – DOF

Published by rudy Date posted on February 25, 2019

by Ben O. de Vera, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Feb 25, 2019 Further jacking up the excise tax on cigarettes to P60 a pack, as proposed under a pending bill sponsored by Sen. Manny Pacquiao, will help 3.2 million Filipinos quit smoking, cutting cigarette consumption nationwide by 17 percent, the Department of Finance (DOF) said.

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NTUC Philippines Cautions Against Tax, Tax, Tax!

Published by rudy Date posted on February 19, 2019

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YEARENDER : Major change in fiscal system as TRAIN starts rolling in 2018

Published by rudy Date posted on January 5, 2019

by Mary Grace Padin (The Philippine Star) – Jan 5, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — The year 2018 signified major changes for the country’s fiscal system as the government started the implementation of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) law.

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July 15 – World Youth Skills Day

“Skills for everyone in times of AI!”


Invoke Article 33 of the ILO constitution
against the military junta in Myanmar
to carry out the 2021 ILO Commission of Inquiry recommendations
against serious violations of Forced Labour and Freedom of Association protocols.


Accept National Unity Government
(NUG) of Myanmar.
Reject Military!

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