SPEECH OF SOCIOECONOMIC PLANNING SECRETARY ERNESTO PERNIA DURING THE PAASE ANNUAL MEETING & SYMPOSIUM 2018

ERNESTO M. PERNIA Socioeconomic Planning Secretary 37th Philippine-American Academy of Science and Engineering (PAASE) Annual Meeting and Symposium University of Arizona, Tuscon | April 06, 2018 President Robert Robbins, The University of Arizona (UA); Dr. Joel L. Cuello, President of PAASE; Undersecretary Rowena Guevarra, Philippines Department of Science and Technology (DOST); (Representative, TBD) Department of

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NEDA considers TRAIN having little effect on inflation

March 01, 2018 MANILA — Officials of the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA), Department of Finance (DOF), Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), and the country’s leading economists attending the meeting of the Senate Committee on Economic Affairs, led by Sen. Win Gatchalian, were in consensus that several factors have pushed inflation up in January,

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PASSAGE OF TRAIN, 2018 GAA TO FURTHER DEVELOPMENT AGENDA – NEDA

December 19, 2017 The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) welcomes the passage of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) bill, which was signed today by President Rodrigo Duterte. TRAIN is the first package of the government’s proposed Comprehensive Tax Reform Program, or CTRP, which is seen to generate additional revenue to fund the country’s

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