Bam: Postpone Penalties under BIR’s eFPS, eBIR Systems

Senator Bam Aquino calls on the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) to defer the imposition of penalties on taxpayers covered by the Electronic Filing and Payment System (eFPS) or Electronic BIR Forms (eBIRForms) who failed to file tax returns under the electronic systems. In his letter, Sen. Bam requested
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Bam to BI, POEA: Explain Offloading of Cyber Athletes

Senator Bam Aquino wants the Bureau of Immigration (BI) and the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) to explain why they barred three Filipino cyber athletes from leaving for South Korea where they were slated to train and join several international competitions.   Team Rave's Mark
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Bam: Bamboo Business Booming But…

Private bamboo stakeholders lamented that lack of supply may prevent the country from grabbing a lion’s share of the growing global market.   This was revealed during the Senate hearing on the status of the Philippine Bamboo Industry Development Roadmap conducted by the Committee on Trade, Commerce and
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Bam on the Committee Report regarding the Mamasapano Hearings

I have signed the committee report with reservations and with an intention to propose amendments. As much as we agree with majority of observations found in the committee report on the Mamasapano incident including the President's responsibility which he himself stated in a public address last month, we
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