Bam pushes for a more tourist-friendly Philippines

As the Philippines joins the celebration of the World Tourism Day (September 27), a senator hopes to improve the country's tourist-friendliness through seminars and by penalizing the harassment of domestic and international visitors. “This bill seeks to ensure a pleasant experience for tourists by disco
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Bam: Let’s address the drug menace in our schools

A senator has submitted a resolution to look for ways to address prevalence of illegal drugs in public elementary and high schools in the country. In Senate Resolution No. 168, Sen. Bam Aquino plans to conduct an inquiry on drug education and prevention programs in schools and alternative learning syste
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Bam eyes probe on status of sex education in schools

Amid the alarming rise in number of teen pregnancies in the country, a senator has filed a resolution calling for an inquiry on the status of the implementation of reproductive health education in schools. In Senate Resolution No. 169, Sen. Bam Aquino said the Department of Education (DepEd) is tasked b
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Bam eyes protection for PH freelancers

With freelancing now a growing sector in the country’s labor force, Sen. Bam Aquino has filed a measure seeking to protect the rights and welfare of freelancers.  “With more and more freelancers in the country, we are confronted with an urgent need to protect this new sector and empower them with ease o
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