Sen. Bam Welcomes APEC’s ‘Stamp of Approval’ on MSMEs

Sen. Bam Aquino called the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation’s (APEC) recognition of micro, small and medium enterprises’ role in poverty eradication as “stamp of approval” on the Senate’s work to strengthen entrepreneurship in the country.   In a joint communiqué at the conclusion of the APEC Summit, t
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Bam on his decision on Grace Poe’s SET case

(From Status Update program) Pag-usapan na rin po natin ang malaking balita kahapon at ito ang SET decision tungkol kay Sen. Grace Poe. Marami ho ang nagtatanong kung bakit ako bumoto na huwag siyang i-disqualify. Ang legal question na nasa harap ng SET kahapon ay kung iyong mga na-abandona o tinatawag
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New Law to Help More Filipinos to Get out of Poverty

Non-government organizations (NGOs) that provide micro financing to the poor who want to start their own business stand to receive more assistance from the government after the Microfinance NGOs Act was signed into law by President Aquino. Last Nov. 3, the Chief Executive signed Republic Act No. 10693 o
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Bam Files Measure to Eradicate ‘Tanim-Bala’ Scam

Amid the “Tanim Bala” controversy in the country’s main airport, a senator wants to decriminalize the acquisition, possession and carriage of three bullets or less in the country Sen. Bam Aquino will file Iwas Tanim Bala Bill after several outbound passengers have been apprehended at the Ninoy Aquino In
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