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Salceda: NAIA Privatization “best deal out of biggest PPP”

House Ways and Means Chair Joey Sarte Salceda (Albay, 2nd district) lauded Transport Secretary Jaime Bautista and Finance Secretary Ralph Recto for “locking in the best deal out of the biggest PPP in history” with the awarding of the NAIA operation and management privatization deal to San Miguel Corporation. The P170 billion deal is the […]

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House joint committee on special privileges moves to increase SC discount on basic goods to P500 per month; Salceda directs filing of new bill to enhance discounts for special sectors

House Ways and Means Chair Joey Sarte Salceda (Albay, 2nd district) led the Joint Committee hearings of the tax panel, and the House committees on senior citizens and persons with disabilities in directing the Department of Trade and Industry and the Department of Agriculture in increasing the senior citizen’s discount on basic goods from P65 […]

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Salceda congratulates DOF, DOTr for successful bidding of P175-bn NAIA rehabilitation; Largest PPP to date now bid out

House Ways and Means Chair Joey Sarte Salceda (Albay, 2nd district) congratulated the Department of Finance under Secretary Ralph Recto, and the Department of Transportation under Secretary Jaime Bautista, for successfully bidding out the P170-billion rehabilitation of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport, which will be the biggest formal Public-Private Partnership to date. “Highest congratulations are […]

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Statement on the December 2023 jobs report

Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda7 February 2024 This is PBBM’s economy now: the fastest growing in ASEAN, with near-full employment. As far as economics goes, a 3.1 percent unemployment rate is as good as full employment. This jobs report confirms that the Philippines is the fastest growing economy in the region for 2023. This could have […]

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